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Belle-Clair Speedway 12th Annual Meents Memorial

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Belleville, IL – Friday, September 30th and Saturday, October 1st, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series will take to Belle-Clair Speedway for the final time of 2016. Saturday’s event is held in honor of former Midwest Auto Racing Association President, Charlene Meents.  During her years with MARA, Meents was instrumental in ...

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Quincy Raceways Race Results for September 26, 2016

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Quincy Raceways Race Results for 9/25/2016 Season Championship Night IMCA Northern SportMods – Feature Finish Car No Driver Hometown 1 3 Tony Dunker Quincy, IL 2 12J Justin Ebbing Quincy, Il 3 44 Todd Reed Quincy, IL 4 22 Austen Becerra Carthage, IL 5 17 Brandon Lennox New London, MO 6 31G Joey Gower Quincy, IL 7 73X Tanner Klingele ...

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Langdon, Beckman, Laughlin, Savoie Win at AAA Insurance NHRA Midwet Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park

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Shawn Langdon (Top Fuel), Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Alex Laughlin (Pro Stocks) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcyles) were all winners at the 5th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. Click here for Semi, Final and Post Race Action Click here for 2nd round race action photos Click here for 1st round race action photos  Click ...

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NHRA Gateway Elimination Round Updates

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Racing has begun in the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. Another warm day and large crowd is on hand.   Click here for Semi, Final and Post Race Action   Click here for 2nd round race action photos Click here for 1st round race action photos  Click here for PRO MODS action Top Fuel Finals Shawn Langdon ...

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NHRA Sunday Preview at Gateway, 84 Year Old to Race in Top Fuel

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Tony Schumacher will face 84 year old, Chris Karamesines in the first round. Yes, Karamesines, is an 84 year old racer and he has never won an NHRA event but will attempt win against all odds on Sunday against one of all-time best Tony Schumacher. Below is a story about Karamesines courtesy of Gateway Motorsports Park: Old school drag racing fans ...

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Mike Harrison wins Tri-City Speedway’s Modified Mania!

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! UMP Modifieds – A-Main (74 Cars) Finish Start Car No Driver Hometown DQ/DNS/DNF 1 2 24H Mike Harrison (M) Highland, IL 2 3 12L Lucas Lee Paris, TN 3 1 10Y Trent Young Crofton, KY 4 6 36W Kenny Wallace (M) Concord, NC 5 4 41M Brent Mullins Litchfield, IL 6 21 ...

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Bobby Pierce completes the 3 day sweep at Tri-City Speedway!

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for Night 3 of Mod Mania 9/24/2016 UMP Late Models – A-Main (38 Cars) Finish Start Car No Driver Hometown DQ/DNS/DNF 1 4 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL 2 5 99 Frank Heckenast, Jr. Frankfort, IL 3 3 18B Shannon Babb Moweaqua, IL 4 ...

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Nichols Takes Double Checkers at Macon Speedway

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(Macon, IL) Jeremy Nichols has been racing at Macon Speedway for a long time. He’s raced nearly every class the track has offered and he’s won his fair share of championship, as well. On the week before the finale, Nichols once again graced victory lane not once, but twice. Beginning in the fourth position (second row inside) in the Sportsman ...

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Hight, Crampton, Gray and Krawiec, NHRA Top Qualifiers at Gateway Motorsports Park

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Robert Hight, Richie Crampton, Shane Gray and Eddie Krawiec all grabbed top spots an the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. This is round two of the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship and Eliminations will be held at Gateway Sunday starting at 11 am.   Click here for race action photos   Funny Car Robert Hight’s ...

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NHRA Saturday Racing Highlights

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Racing has begun at Gateway Motorsports Park for the 5th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals. The stands are packed  and weather will be a factor in today’s racing. The track temperatures are 122 degrees, over 20 degrees hotter that Friday’s second session. Keep checking back for updates. Click here for race action photos   Click here for more race ...

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NHRA Saturday Preview at Gateway Motorsports Park

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NHRA Racing is set to begin at Gateway Motorsports Park. Richie Crampton (Top Fuel), Robert Hight (Funny Car) Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Chip Ellis (Pro Stock Motorcycles will all try to defend their Friday top positions and win the official pole of tomorrow’s AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals.   Saturday Track News: The world’s biggest names in professional drag ...

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Bobby Pierce wins for second straight night at Tri-City Speedway!

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for 9/23/2016 Night 2 of Mod Mania UMP Late Models – A-Main (35 Cars) Finish Car No Driver Hometown DQ/DNS/DNF 1 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL 2 18B Shannon Babb Moweaqua, IL 3 99 Frank Heckenast, Jr. Frankfort, IL 4 11 Gordy Gundaker (L) ...

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Crampton, Hight, Anderson, and Ellis Grab Top Spots at Gateway Raceway Park

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Richie Crampton jumped to the Top Fuel #1 qualifier Friday at the 5th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park.  Robert Hight dominated both Friday sessions to capture Funny Car top qualifier. Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Chip Ellis (Pro Stock Motorcycle) are also top qualifiers.  Click here for race action photos   Funny Car Robert Hight powered his dragster to ...

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NHRA Live at Gateway Motorsports Park This Weekend

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WHAT: Fifth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals, the 20th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series and the second of six races in the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs. Drivers in four categories – Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle – earn points leading to 2016 NHRA Mello Yello ...

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Michael Long takes opening night win at Tri-City Speedway’s Mod Mania!

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Pontoon Beach, IL (September 22nd, 2016) Opening night of the 12th Annual Summit Racing Equipment Modified Mania at Tri-City Speedway lived up to expectation with a spectacular feature that ended with the top two in the UMP DIRTcar National point standings finishing first and second. A huge field of 74 cars were ...

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