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John Nemechek Wins 4th Annual Drivin’ for Lineman 200

John Hunter Nemechek racing for his dad, the NASCAR racing veteran Joe Nemechek, gave his father the perfect father’s day gift, a win at the 4th Annual Drivin’ for Lineman 200. This was John Hunter Nemechek’s first win in 2017 “He is my boss, mentor, and dad,” said John Hunter said an emotional winner holding back the tears speaking about ...

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Ty Majeski Wins ARCA Midwest Tour at Gateway Motorsports Park

Ty Majeski won the ARCA Midwest Tour at Gateway Motorsports Park. He also won the ARCA Midwest Tour race at Gateway last year. Majeski is a three-time ARCA Midwest Tour Champion and 2014 Rookie of the Year. Click here for race action photos “He (Shafer) was going to win the race. My motor was vapor locking in this heat,” Majeski said ...

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Briscoe Wins The NASCAR Camping World Pole at Gateway

Chase Biscoe won the Means 21 Pole award for the 4th Annual Drivin’ for Lineman 200 with a lap of 32.888 seconds, 136.828 mph. This is his second pole in eight NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races. This is second pole and fifth top-10 start in 2017. This is his first pole at Gateway Motorsports Park. Briscoe becomes the third ...

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Preview: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race at Gateway Motorsports Park

Gateway Motorsports Park Quick Facts Tonight the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to Gateway Motorsports Park for the first and only time this season, below are some series quick facts:   Races: 16 Pole Winners: 10 Youngest Pole Winner: Cole Custer (06/14/2014 – 16 years, 4 months, 22 days) Oldest Pole Winner: Mike Skinner (09/01/2007 – 50 years, 2 months, 4 days) Race ...

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NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points leader Johnny Sauter: “Gateway not an easy track by any means”

Johnny Sauter, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points leader and defending series champion is headed to Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois for Saturday’s Drivin’ for Linemen 200. And he’s bringing two GMS Racing teammates: Justin Haley and Kaz Grala. The trio of Chevrolet drivers have experienced mixed results on GMP’s unique 1.25-mile oval.   Sauter, a second-generation driver ...

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More than 1,000 USAF service men and women from Scott Air Force Base to be guests of Gateway Motorsports Park Saturday for the Drivin’ for Linemen 200

Gateway Motorsports Park salutes Scott Air Force Base’s 100th anniversary June 12, 2017, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park will salute Scott Air Force Base’s 100th anniversary and host more than 1,000 men and women stationed there during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Drivin’ for Linemen 200 on Saturday, June 17. The first 10,000 fans through the spectator ...

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Gateway Motorsports Park to honor the men and women of Scott Air Force Base

Gateway Motorsports Park to honor the men and women of Scott Air Force Base at June 17 Drivin’ for Linemen 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race  GMP recognizes Scott Air Force Base’s 100th anniversary as part of NASCAR Salutes June 7, 2017, St. Louis Region – As part of NASCAR Salutes Refreshed by Coca-Cola, the industry’s collective expression of respect and ...

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Champion Stewart comes to Gateway Motorsports Park as a rookie

Almost every NASCAR track is a learning experience for Truck Series racer Friesen May 31, 2017, St. Louis Region – He’s used to winning big races and lots of them. He’s won the prestigious Super DIRT Week 200 (considered the Super Bowl for big-block DIRT Modifieds) at Syracuse, New York five times. But with more than 13 track championships under ...

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INDYCAR testing at Gateway Motorsports Park complete; Daly fastest at 176.907 mph

Courtesy: INDYCAR MADISON, Illinois (Tuesday, May 2, 2017) – Today’s Verizon IndyCar Series open test at Gateway Motorsports Park provided a glowing example of what happens when INDYCAR, its teams, drivers and a racetrack work together for the good of all. A strong turnout of fans came to the 1.25-mile oval in the shadow of St. Louis’ Gateway Arch to ...

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All INDYCAR teams expected to test at Gateway Motorsports Park May 2 in preparation for August 26 Bommarito Automotive Group 500

Main grandstand will be open to spectators April 19, 2017, St. Louis Region – All Verizon IndyCar Series teams are expected to test at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois on Tuesday, May 2 in preparation for the August 26 Bommarito Automotive Group 500 Presented By Valvoline (#Bommarito500). INDYCAR teams will test from noon to 3 p.m. and 4:30 to ...

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St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous May 12-13 at Gateway Motorsports Park features nostalgia drag racing, traditional car show, music, pin-up girl contest, swap meet

March 30, 2017, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois presents the annual St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous on May 12-13. The St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous is a high-octane blast from the past, featuring nostalgia drag racing, rockabilly bands and DJs, a ’69-and-older traditional car show, pin-up girl contest, vendor midway and vintage swap meet. Drag racing will take ...

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Circuit of St. Louis road course test at Gateway Motorsports Park postponed to April 1

  March 23, 2017, St. Louis Region – The test day at the 1.6-mile Circuit of St. Louis road course at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois has been postponed to Saturday, April 1 due to weather. The postponement of the road course event does not affect Friday’s Midnight Madness “Fight Night” at the Dragplex or the NHRA chassis certification scheduled ...

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“Fight Night” Midnight Madness Friday at Gateway Motorsports Park’s Dragplex

March 20, 2017, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois will present a unique  promotion during Friday’s edition of Midnight Madness street-legal drag racing: Fight Night.   Midnight Madness attendees will have the opportunity to win World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) event tickets, DVDs and a coveted WWE Elimination Chamber folding chair.   Professional and amateur wrestlers from the ...

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Midnight Madness opens 2017 Gateway Motorsports Park Dragplex season Friday, March 10

Midnight Madness is street-legal drag racing and drifting in a safer environment February 28, 2017, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois will open its 2017 season on Friday, March 10 with Midnight Madness. Midnight Madness is GMP’s street-legal drag racing and drifting program. Midnight Madness offers a safe alternative to illegal street racing and an opportunity for ...

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2017 schedule for the Gateway Motorsports Park Dragplex

January 10, 2017, St. Louis Region – Updated schedule for Gateway Motorsports Park’s NHRA-sanctioned Dragplex in Madison, Illinois. Additions to previously-released schedule: Jr. Dragster points races on July 28, July 29, September 2.  MARCH 4          DriftSTL. 10        Midnight Madness (street-legal-only special edition). 18        Test ‘n’ Tune. 19        NASA Autocross (pit area). 24        Midnight Madness. 25        Test ‘n’ Tune. 26        SCCA Solo ...

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Clarification on dirt-racing event to be held in St. Louis at Edward Jones Dome: Gateway Motorsports Park is not affiliated with the Gateway Dirt Nationals

December 6, 2016, St. Louis Region – Chris Blair, Gateway Motorsports Park’s Executive Vice President & General Manager, issued a statement today regarding the December 15-17 VP Racing Fuels Gateway Dirt Nationals at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. “As a clarification, Gateway Motorsports Park — the home of NHRA, NASCAR and INDYCAR in the St. Louis region — ...

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

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

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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