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Six Verizon IndyCar Series drivers to greet fans at Thursday’s INDYCAR Fan Fest at Ballpark Village in St. Louis

August 23, 2017, St. Louis Region – Race fans of all ages are invited to attend a free event tomorrow and meet six of the top Verizon IndyCar Series drivers. The St. Louis Speed Festival and Gateway Motorsports Park will host a free INDYCAR Fan Fest on Thursday, August 24 at Ballpark Village in St. Louis from 3-5:45 p.m. CDT. ...

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Thursday’s INDYCAR Fan Fest at Ballpark Village in St. Louis prelude to Saturday’s Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Valvoline

August 23, 2017, St. Louis Region – The St. Louis Speed Festival is into its fifth day. We’ve raced on foot, on bicycles, on karts — and played golf. Now it’s time for the international roster of motorsports heroes to take center stage. The St. Louis Speed Festival and Gateway Motorsports Park will host a free INDYCAR Fan Fest on ...

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Gateway Motorsports Park INDYCAR race will showcase St. Louis to the world

Bommarito Automotive Group 500 will be televised in more than 30 countries; Economic impact expected to exceed $40 million August 22, 2017, St. Louis Region – The world will be watching the St. Louis region on Saturday night. The Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Valvoline Verizon IndyCar Series race at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois will be televised ...

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Indy Lights championship could be clinched at Gateway Motorsports Park August 26 prior to Bommarito Automotive Group 500

August 2, 2017, St. Louis Region – To quote the late St. Louis baseball legend Yogi Berra, “It ain’t over ’til it’s over.” And it could be over, over here. “Over here” is Gateway Motorsports Park. And the battle for the Indy Lights Series Presented By Cooper Tires points championship could be over when the checkered flag falls at GMP ...

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Six Indianapolis 500 winners headed to Gateway Motorsports Park on Aug. 26 for inaugural Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Valvoline

August 1, 2017, St. Louis Region – Six Verizon IndyCar Series stars who drank the celebratory milk and “kissed the bricks” after winning the world’s most famous automobile race are headed to the St. Louis region this month. The half-dozen daredevils whose names now are permanently connected to The Greatest Spectacle In Racing, the Indianapolis 500, are entered in the inaugural ...

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BULLETIN: This weekend’s $20-per-car load NHRA Lucas Oil Series event has been rescheduled due to excessive heat warnings

This weekend’s NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series $20-per-car load event at Gateway Motorsports Park postponed due to multiple-day excessive heat advisory for St. Louis area July 17, 2017, St. Louis Region – This weekend’s NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series All-American Hot Rod Showdown at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois has been rescheduled due to a multiple-day excessive ...

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Major capital improvements at Gateway Motorsports Park include repaving, new campground in preparation for August 26 INDYCAR race

July 7, 2017, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois has launched a major capital improvement project designed to improve the race day experience for fans and provide an enhanced competition environment for race teams. This is the third phase of a plan implemented in 2012 to completely update and upgrade the venue. The primary focus of ...

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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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