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Jones Claims MOWA Win With Macon Speedway Photo Finish

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(Macon, IL)–One time per season, the MOWA sprint cars come to Macon Speedway during the Illinois Sprint Week and the 410 winged sprint cars put on an amazing show this past Saturday night. Cory Bruns of Lincoln was set to have a great race in the 25-lap A-Main feature event. Leading through the opening nine laps, he was slowed by ...

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One Day Away From MOWA 410 Sprint Cars At Macon Speedway

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Track officials are busy prepping the Macon Speedway in anticipation of a large crowd this Saturday Night. The MOWA winged sprint cars roll into town for Illinois Sprint Week and for the local race fans the high horsepower methanol burning rockets are a once a year treat. The MOWA sprint cars weigh 1400 lbs and boast 410 cubic inch motors ...

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MOWA Wing Sprint Cars Make Their Only Appearance At Macon Speedway Saturday Night

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             Macon Speedway will host its only 410 Winged Sprint Car event this Saturday Night July 25th. The MOWA sprint cars weigh 1600 lbs and boast 410 cubic inch motors fueled by methanol producing upwards of 850 horsepower. Combine the weight to horsepower ratio and the tight tricky 1/5 mile of Macon Speedway and you’re sure to see impressive wheel ...

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Mitchell Takes Big Ten Late Model Checkers In Thriller

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(Macon, IL)–Chuck Mitchell got an early birthday present Saturday night at Macon Speedway. His first Midwest Big Ten Late Model feature win of the year was just the gift he was looking for. Getting to start on the front row, Mitchell stuck to the top groove and hugged the cushion for the duration of the 25-lap feature race. The race ...

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Macon IL Speedway Set For Super Late Model Return

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Midwest Big Ten Super Late Models Head to Macon Speedway Kid’s Castle Night Also Features CEFCU Kids Club Macon Speedway is hot for action this coming weekend as the track is ready for one big Saturday Night on July 18th. There will be fun for kids and adults alike as the Midwest Big Ten Series Super Late Models make a ...

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Herald & Review 100 Postponed Due To Wet Grounds

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Macon Speedway officials were forced to pull the plug on the July 9 running of the Herald & Review 100, due to extremely wet grounds at the 1/5-mile facility. Track officials had hoped to be able to pull off a miracle and get the facility ready for the evening’s events but the lack of sunshine and cool temperatures did not ...

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Macon IL Speedway Preview/Points Update

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Action Picking Back Up In Macon Speedway Weekly Classes Thursday & Saturday Races To Entertain Fans   Race fans at Macon Speedway have been treated to some great racing as of late and that won’t change this weekend.  Not only will the track be hosting the 35th running of the Herald & Review 100 for the Summer Nationals Hell Tour ...

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Hell Tour Coming To Macon IL Speedway Thursday

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Summer Nationals Hell Tour Set To Invade Macon Speedway Babb, Pierce, Feger, & Moyer Among Favorites 15 events into the 2015-edition of the UMP Summer Nationals Hell Tour, the cream is rising to the top in the point chase. While the first seven events had different winners at each race, the recent events have seen Shannon Babb and Jason Feger ...

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Felker Sweeps Freedom Fest At Macon

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Saturday, July 4 finished off the two-night celebration of POWRi Freedom Fest at Macon Speedway. Another stellar field of cars was on hand with POWRi Midgets and Micros, in addition to non-wing Micros and the Billingsley Towing Modifieds. After a free live concert in the parking lot, all attention turned to the thrilling 1/5-mile where racing ensued. Justin Peck, wheeling ...

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Felker and Benson Triumph for Night One of POWRi Freedom Fest

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July 4, 2015 Macon, IL – Andrew Felker mastered lap traffic to dominate the thrilling first of POWRi Freedom Fest at Macon Speedway, ending a two year dry spell in POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series competition, and capturing his first victory of the 2015 season. Nathan Benson capitalized on a late-race yellow to steal the win away from Aryton ...

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Night One Of Macon Freedom Fest Complete

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     A very special weekend of racing and entertainment is taking place to celebrate the Independance Day holiday at Macon Speedway.  On Friday night, the first of back-to-back nights was completed for POWRi Freedom Fest.  In addition to the POWRi Midgets and Micros, Wingless Micros, and Street Stocks were also on hand. The first feature on track was the 30-lap ...

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Macon IL Speedway POWRi Freedom Fest This Weekend

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Macon Speedway Freedom Fest Doubleheader This Weekend Fireworks, Music, And Racing To Thrill Fans Millstadt, IL – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series are set to make their fourth and fifth appearance at the “Mighty” Macon Speedway in Macon, Illinois on July 3rd and July 4th for the Macon Speedway Freedom Fest. ...

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Macon Speedway Results 6/27/15

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Rodney Standerfer was at it once again at Macon Speedway. Leading through the 40-lap Billingsley Towing Modifieds feature, Standerfer had another top driver on his rear bumper but could not find a way past the Germantown native. Last week, it was Ken Schrader, NASCAR driver and co-owner, this week it was popular favorite, Dave Crawley, Jr. Crawley trailed through the ...

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Big Ten Pro Late Models & Street Stocks In Action This Weekend

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Jacksonville, Macon, And Lincoln All Holding Events The Midwest Big Ten Series will have three different races coming up this weekend in Illinois.  While the Super Late Models are off until the Thursday, July 9 event at Macon Speedway, the Pro Late Models have events on Friday and Saturday.  The Street Stocks are scheduled for a Sunday event. The Midwest ...

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Macon IL Speedway Preview/Standings Update

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The 2015-racing season is quickly approaching the halfway stage at Macon Speedway, which means the huge event portion of the schedule is upon us.  The next four events on the schedule are considered “can’t miss” with everything from fireworks, to POWRi Midgets and Micros, to the Hell Tour Series Late Models, and a Garth Brooks Tribute Band.   It all ...

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Standerfer Claims His Second Straight Feature Win

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(Macon, IL) Rodney Standerfer ran the race of his life Saturday night at Macon Speedway, as he held off Macon Speedway co-owner Ken Schrader for his second consecutive feature win. Coming off a 50-lap victory in the Billingsley Towing Modifieds, Standerfer was leading all the way until a caution flag brought Schrader close. Standerfer used excellent skills through the turns ...

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Crawley And Bauman Take Big Ten Wins; Jacksonville Event Next For Super Late Models

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(Macon, IL-6/15/15) – Three Big Ten Series events were scheduled for this past weekend, one for each class. While the Super and Pro Late Models got their two events in, the Big Ten Street Stocks were a no-go on Friday night due to rain. On Friday, June 12, the Big Ten Series Pro Late Models held their second event of ...

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Macon Speedway Beats Mother Nature To Checkers

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(Macon, IL) Despite rain forecasted and precipitation falling in central Illinois, Macon Speedway was cleared for dirt racing action and that worked out well for Rodney Standerfer. Standerfer, the former Billingsley Towing Modifieds track champion led all 50 laps in the Modified portion of the annual Mueller Distributing Miller Lite Twin 50s. The race started with 19 consecutive green flag ...

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