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Crawley stays hot as a Firecracker at Macon Speedway

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(MACON, IL) Dave Crawley, Jr. used patience in the 95Q Firecracker 40s race for the Billingsley Towing Modifieds to get the lead from Shane Tomlin and won the event for the fourth time in his career. Tomlin would lead for the first 16 laps but after a caution and restart, Crawley took advantage at the second turn into the backstretch ...

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Macon IL Speedway Set For Firecracker 40’s & FIREWORKS Saturday

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Popular Firecracker 40’s On Tap For Macon Speedway Saturday Pro Late Models & Modifieds Run Extra Laps Plus A Firework Display Race fans in Central Illinois will be making their way to Macon Speedway this coming Saturday night for the 95Q/Dynagraphics & Wood Printing Firecracker 40’s. The popular event will feature special events for the Midwest Big Ten Series Pro ...

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Wenger Takes Super Race At Macon Speedway

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(MACON, IL) For only the second time in a UMP Super Late Model at Macon Speedway, McKay Wenger carried the checkered flag and won the Lite Beer 50-lap event. Along with Chuck Mitchell and Matt Taylor, Wenger exchanged the lead, the second place, and the third place spots through the first 30 laps. Despite Mitchell looking strong,  Wenger found a ...

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100+ Competitors Race On POWRi Night At Macon Speedway

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The POWRi open wheelers made their third trip of the season to Might Macon Speedway in Macon, IL, this past Saturday night. This one was a little more special, though, as it was part of the POWRi Illinois Midget SPEEDWEEK presented by Sport City Honda of Jacksonville. In addition to the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets, the POWRi Speedway Motors ...

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Illinois Midget Week Coming To Macon Speedway June 11

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Belleville, IL – The 4th Annual Illinois SPEED Week is shaping up to be one of the largest events for 2016 with a world-wide driver presence set to tackle five straight days of racing. All five nights will feature POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series action, paired with both the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series and the POWRi/ILLINI ...

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Macon IL Speedway Point Updates & Weekend Preview

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Taylor And Crawley Extend Point Leads After Busy Holiday Weekend Six Division Show On Tap For Macon Speedway Saturday Race fans in Central Illinois got to see a little bit of everything this past weekend at Macon IL Speedway. Not only did the track hold its Saturday show, a Monday special event was also on tap featuring seven divisions plus ...

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Macon Speedway Memorial Day Showcase

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(Macon, IL) Macon Speedway continued its annual tradition of racing on Memorial Day and did so in a big way with seven racing classes. The evening was full of adventure, excitement and frustration for some drivers as checkered flags flew in additon to the American flags. Tim Hancock went four-for-four in feature wins in the B-Modified division at Macon Speedway. ...

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Memorial Day Is Raceday At Macon Speedway

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NASCAR Personalities Join Macon Stars For Monday Event Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest and most popular race weekends in the United States. With the running of the Indy 500, the Coca Cola 600, and many special events across the country, fans flock to see their favorite drivers on track. This is no different in Central Illinois, where ...

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Nichols Doubles Up Checkered Flags At Macon Speedway

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(Macon, IL) It took a few laps into the Sportsman and Street Stock features but Jeremy Nichols found a way to the lead and took control of the races en route to two wins. A total of five divisions were on hand with great activities for the kids including a bicycle giveaway and the Raminator Monster Truck. Tom Graham and ...

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Spencer Bayston Takes Macon POWRi Checkered Flag

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(Macon, IL) Spencer Bayston won his heat race from the second row and got a front row outside starting spot and held the lead for the majority of the 30-lap feature and was essentially unchallenged. Decatur’s Terry Babb finished third in his heat race and was placed fourth in the starting lineup. He would finish fourth but was running a ...

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Bayston Breaks Through with New Team

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Macon, IL- Spencer Bayston of Lebanon, Indiana finally broke through to claim his first POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series victory in 2016 and his first with new team, Keith Kunz Curb-Agajanian Motorsports. After three third place finishes in a row, including both nights of the Missouri Mid-State Midget Nationals and Friday night’s show at Fayette County Speedway, Bayston took ...

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Lucas Oil POWRi National Midgets Coming To Macon Speedway Saturday

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It’s a big weekend of open wheel racing in Central Illinois as the Lucas Oil POWRi National Midgets and Speedway Motors POWRi Micros fly in to Macon Speedway on Saturday night, May 21, following the huge Arctic Cat All Star Circuit Of Champions show on Friday night at Lincoln Speedway. Joining POWRi at Macon this Saturday will be the UMP ...

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Crawley Doubles Up at Macon Speedway

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(Macon, IL) It wasn’t the most ideal weather conditions for racing in Macon but fans and drivers witnessed a clean racing program amidst the cold weather and strong winds. They also witnessed Dave Crawley, Jr. return to victory lane not once, but twice. Dave Crawley, Jr. took advantage of contact between leader Rodney Standerfer and second-place contender Brian Lynn to ...

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Hornet Challenge To Be Made Up This Saturday At Macon Speedway

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Field Is Nearly Set For $1,000 To Win Event Hornet drivers from a few different states converged on Central Illinois last weekend at Lincoln and Macon Speedways for the $1,000 to win Hornet challenge races.   Decatur, IL driver Adam Webb bested a field of 20+ competitors on Friday night at Lincoln, while Mother Nature won Saturday’s event with some rainfall ...

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Macon Speedway Nearly Beats Mother Nature

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All Races Complete Except Hornet Challenge (Macon, IL) By the time the night was to begin, the event looked doomed. Dark skies and spitting rain threatened the event but the rain stopped and all but one feature was completed Saturday night. The $1,000-to-win Hornet Challenge was the only event not completed as Mother Nature unleashed a steady rain and made ...

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Hornet Challenge Weekend Up Next For Lincoln & Macon Speedways

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Payout Increase Just Announced Officials from Track Enterprises in Macon, IL announced in February an unprecedented weekend of racing, camping, partying, and all out fun for Hornet competitors during the month of May. That time is now. The Friday-Saturday doubleheader is this upcoming weekend, Friday, May 6 at Lincoln Speedway and Saturday, May 7 at Macon Speedway. Now, Track Enterprises ...

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Tonight’s St. Louis U-Pic-A-Part 100 at Macon Speedway Postponed

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MACON, IL (April 30, 2016) – Saturday night’s Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned, 3rd Annual St. Louis U-Pic-A-Part 100 at Macon Speedway has been postponed. With the forecast for continued rain throughout the day, Speedway and Series officials have been forced to postpone the event. “We were holding out, hoping that forecasters were wrong all week, but it just ...

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