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Smokey Steals the Showdown

Chris Madden dominates the first night of the inaugural Chi-Town Showdown  JOLIET, IL- Oct. 13, 2017- Chris Madden had a dominating performance during the first night of the inaugural Chi-Town Showdown at the Dirt Oval @ Route 66 Raceway. Madden started the evening by setting quick time, then winning his heat, and topping it off by leading all 50-laps of ...

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Bill Balog takes IRA Sprint win at The Dirt Oval at Route 66

Feature: 1. Bill Balog 2. Ian Madsen 3. Terry McCarl 4. Spencer Bayston 5. Scotty Thiel 6. Justin Henderson 7. Chris Martin 8. Scott Neitzel 9. Jeremy Schultz 10. Max McGhee 11. Trey Datweiler 12. Johnny Fahl 13. Dennis Spitz 14. Jimmy Fifield 15. Jeffry Lynton 16. Jordan Goldesberry

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Frank Heckenast, Jr. takes Dirty 30 win at the Dirt Oval 66

September 13, 2017 UMP Late Models Heat 1: 1. Frank Heckenast, Jr. 2. Paul Parker 3. Mike Spatola 4. Mike Glasscock 5. Steve Dimmick 6. Jay Brendle 7. Chase Osterhoff 8. Robert Cupsick Heat 2: 1. Dennis Erb, Jr. 2. Brent Larson 3. Chad White 4. Rich Bell 5. Phil Ausra 6. Victor Benadetto 7. Doug Hayes Heat 3: 1. ...

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Schatz Scores Win 12 on Return to The Dirt Oval, Where He Won 12 Years Ago

Eight-time champion and current points leader Donny Schatz took the Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing No. 15 Arctic Cat machine through the checkers to win the FVP Outlaw Clay Classic at The Dirt Oval at Route 66 Raceway, stealing the lead from Kraig Kinser with only five laps to go. Although Kinser saw his best race of the season to date, Schatz ...

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Making a Dream a Reality; Heckenast Siblings and Series Join Forces for FVP Outlaw Clay Classic

CONCORD, NC- June 16, 2017- Sherri Heckenast had a long-term goal of bringing short track racing back to the Chicago area, and this season she can mark that goal complete as the biggest dirt track racing series in the world will take her stage when the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series and World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car ...

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Simon steals one at Joliet

Joliet,IL (May 31, 2017)-After a series of rainouts to start the season, the POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East sprint cars opened their season on Wednesday night at the Dirt Oval at 66 Raceway with Landon Simon picking up the win. It marked the first race at the dirt oval in well over a decade. Slater Helt paced the field as ...

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Allen Weisser takes $3,000 UMP Modified win at the Dirty O

Dirt Oval at Route 66 Speedway Joliet, IL May 31st, 2017 Feature: 1. Allen Weisser 2. David Stremme 3. Jacob Poel 4. Kenny Wallace 5. Mike McKinney 6. Bob Pohlman 7. Danny Schwartz 8. Frank Marshall 9. Ray Bollinger 10. Dan Hamstra 11. Nick Allen 12. Rich Dawson 13. Ernie Gingerich 14. AJ Fike 15. Steven Brooks 16. Jon Raney ...

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2017 POWRi Illinois SPEED Week

Belleville, IL – With the Fifth Annual Illinois SPEED Week on the horizon, fans and teams are hoping that Mother Nature plays nicely after a wet start to 2017 throughout the Midwest.  Set to be bigger than ever, the Fifth Annual Illinois SPEED Week will host racing from the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League, POWRi Lucas Oil Division II ...

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World of Outlaws Series’ Meet for FVP Outlaw Clay Classic June 27 and 28

World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car and Late Models Series join forces at Route 66 for a two-night event CONCORD, NC – May 12, 2017 – The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series and World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series are set to converge in Illinois. The nation’s two premier dirt touring Series will cross paths during the ...

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Pair of Open Practice Sessions Slated for April 13 and April 20 at Dirt Oval 66

(JOLIET, ILLINOIS) As the reconfiguration and construction of the new 3/8-mile track at Dirt Oval 66 reaches its apex, President Sherri Heckenast and track officials confirmed today that they are still on schedule to be ready to host a pair of open practice sessions at the Joilet, Illinois complex on Thursday, April 13 and the following Thursday, April 20. While ...

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