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Vandermeersch Sweeps Topless Sportsman

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(Macon, IL) Dennis Vandermeersch has run a lot of laps around Macon Speedway for the better half of three decades. Late Models, Modifieds and Sportsman cars have been raced by the retired firefighter from Springfield and the record shows easily that the Sportsman division is his most successful and dominate. That showed again Saturday night when Vandermeersch swept away the ...

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Gordy Gundaker gets first ever UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals win with Herald & Review 100 win at Macon Speedway!

Gundaker’s Sweet Reward By Brett Zerfowski (Macon, IL) The first time is always the sweetest. Gordy Gundaker scored his first UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals feature win Thursday night at the 38th Annual Herald & Review 100 but did so at the heartache of Brian Shirley. The two drivers were the only to swap the lead through the entire race and ...

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Herald & Review 100 Preview For Thursday Event

Race Fans Eagerly Await Thursday’s Herald & Review 100 38th Annual Event To Draw Nation’s Top Racers (Macon, IL) The week is upon us, the week that race fans flock to Macon County for the race of the year.  It’s the Herald & Review 100 and, for the 38th time, the green flag will drop on Thursday, July 5 to ...

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Macon Speedway Results – 6/30/18

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Klaasmeyer Wins at Steamy Macon Speedway   (Macon, IL) The temperatures were not kind to race fans or drivers this weekend in central Illinois with heat and humidity making the outdoors miserable, Macon Speedway carried out their racing program featuring the POWRi Midgets & Micro Sprints.   Tucker Klaasmeyer took the checkered flag in the POWRi Midgets during the 30-lap ...

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Ewing Outlasts for 40 Lap Feature Finish at Macon Speedway

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(Macon, IL) Dakota Ewing has had a successful season so far at Macon Speedway. Feature wins and career-defining moments have been plentiful during his 2018. Another milestone was added Saturday night when he captured the Firecracker 40s feature in the Decatur Building Trades Pro Late Models. He led one lap. The last one. Jake Little looked dominate and appeared to ...

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Macon IL Speedway Saturday Firecracker 40’s Preview

Popular Firecracker 40’s Event Coming To Macon Speedway Saturday Night Fireworks, Big Ten Pro Lates, and Modifieds Highlight The Evening (Macon, IL) This coming Saturday, June 23, Macon Speedway will be hosting the popular Firecracker 40 event, presented by Dynagraphics, 95Q, and Decatur Building Trades.  In addition to 40-lap events for the Decatur Building Trades Pro Late Models and BillingsleyRewards.com ...

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Macon Speedway Results – 6/16/18

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Webb Triumphs in Ed Cain Hornet Challenge on CAT/PBR Night   (Macon, IL) Adam Webb is no stranger to tough competition.  The 2015 DIRTcar UMP Hornet National Champion has raced with numerous national and track champions on a regular basis, and tonight was no different.  Eric Vanapeldoorn was the one driver who Webb had to fight hard to wrestle the ...

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Busy Night On Tap For Macon Speedway Saturday

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Hornet Challenge, Diesel Trucks, Racing, & More (Macon, IL) This Saturday, June 16th, Macon Speedway comes back to life with a crazy night of entertainment.  There will be a little bit of something for everyone this week, as Caterpillar and Pabst Blue Ribbon present the night at the races.  Headlining the show will be the Ed Cain Trucking Hornet Challenge ...

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Midget Stars Heading To Macon Speedway Saturday

Illinois SPEED Week To Feature Large Field Of Cars (Macon, IL)  One of Illinois race fans’ most anticipated week of open wheel racing roars to life, as the stars of the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League compete in Illinois SPEED Week. POWRi’s Sixth Annual Illinois SPEED Week kicks off Wednesday night at Belle-Clair Speedway in Belleville, Illinois and culminates ...

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Macon Speedway Results -6/2/18

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Dick Doubles Down at Macon Speedway   (Macon, IL) In 72 years, Macon Speedway has hosted just about everything in front of an audience. Auto racing, monster truck car-crushing, the circus, figure-8 races and now in year 73, a wedding. Darrell Dick, street stock driver, wed his long time girlfriend Cindy during intermission at the center of the racetrack by ...

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Young Scores 95Q Up On The Wheel 100, Patton, Ewing Triumph

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Trent Young, before tonight, had never seen Macon Speedway in a race car. After the final checkered flag, he led all 100 laps of the Inaugural 95Q Up On The Wheel 100 for the Billingsley Elite Wash DIRTcar UMP Modifieds. He would go on to survive multiple challenges throughout the event from runner up Ray Bollinger, among others. In the ...

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Thursday Night Macon IL Speedway Special To Bring Best In Modified Racing + Sprints & Pro Lates

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Top Modified Drivers Heading To Macon Speedway For 100 Lap Thursday Special 95Q Up On The Wheel Modified 100 Joined By 410 Sprints & Pro Lates (Macon, IL) It may be in the middle of an extremely busy stretch on this year’s Macon Speedway schedule but this Thursday’s event is one that stands out.  It’s the inaugural 95Q Up On ...

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Peoria Speedway Results – 5/28/18

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B Modifieds A Feature 1 15 laps | 00:00:00 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 2 Trevor Neville Mackinaw, IL 777 2 4 Matt Parrott Mackinaw, IL 12P 3 8 Evan Fink Glasford, IL 242 4 1 Daniel Breymeier Pekin, IL 25D 5 11 Keith Siegel Edwards, IL M68 6 3 Josh McKenrick Peoria, IL 50 7 10 Todd O’Neill ...

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Macon Speedway Results – 5/28/18

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Unzicker & Hancock Hot Hands In Miller Lite Twin 50’s (Macon, IL) Ryan Unzicker in Midwest Big Ten Series DIRTcar UMP Super Late Model feature action picking up from his 2nd place finish in the 5th Annual St. Louis U Pic A Part 100 Lucas Oil Late Model Series with a dominating feature win in the Miller Lite Beer 50 ...

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Macon Speedway Set For Busy Week Starting Memorial Day

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            (Macon, IL) Racing fans in Central Illinois are set for one of the busiest weeks of dirt track racing at two of their home tracks, Macon Speedway, in Macon, IL and Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, IL.  Three events are on tap at Macon this week, while Lincoln is set for another Friday night event.  The crazy week of racing ...

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Nichols Soars to Macon Speedway Winner’s Circle

(Macon, IL) Jeremy Nichols has a fast car. Everybody knows it. After Saturday night’s Dean Garland Classic at Macon Speedway, everybody knew it again. Nichols’ night started during qualifying for the Midwest Street Stock Championship Series and he broke the track record. After the second qualifier of the night Nick Macklin posted quick time and broke the nine-year-old track record ...

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