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Hornet Challenge Weekend Announced For Lincoln & Macon Speedways

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Doubleheader Events Paying $1,000 To Win Officials from Track Enterprises in Macon, IL have announced an unprecedented weekend of racing, camping, partying, and all out fun for Hornet competitors during the month of May.  A Friday-Saturday doubleheader will feature $1,000 to win races at Lincoln Speedway and Macon Speedway, in Illinois. The events, scheduled for May 6 at Lincoln and ...

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Macon & Cerro Gordo Speedways Presenting 2016 Kart Series Battle In The Prairie Opener Scheduled For April 9th

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         The 2016-racing season will be a little bit busier for Central Illinois kart racers, as a new four race series has been announced.  The 2016 Battle In The Prairie, sponsored by Laukaitis Racing, will feature three events at Macon (IL) Speedway and one at Cerro Gordo (IL) Speedway.  The series is being run by former Track ...

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Macon, Lincoln, & Jacksonville Speedway Officials Set Informational Meeting For January 10

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2016 Schedules Will Also Be Released At The Midwest Speed Expo Officials from Track Enterprises, the promotion company of Macon Speedway and Lincoln Speedway, have announced that the 2016 schedules will be released during the 13th Annual Midwest Speed Expo Trade Show and Swap Meet. In addition to the schedule release, officials will also hold an information meeting for drivers ...

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Macon & Lincoln Speedway Racecars Set To Return To Hickory Point Mall

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March 18-20 Car Show Will Be First In Years (Macon, IL 11-30-15) Officials from Macon Speedway as well as Hickory Point Mall in Forsyth, IL are pleased to announce the return of the season preview car show. Formerly an annual event, the show has not been held inside the popular facility in many years. The event is scheduled for March ...

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Champions Honored At Macon Speedway Ceremony

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With the 2015 season in the rear view mirror, Macon Speedway officials held the annual Halloween Awards Party in the parking lot of the racetrack.  Two large bonfires kept a crowd of 200+ warm while they ate delicious sandwich served up by Master Chef Bill Morris and his large group of assistants.  Sunday evening’s festivities culminated with award presentations for ...

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Daum and Benson WIN at Macon, Benson Goes Three in a Row for Micro Championships

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Saturday, October 3rd Macon, IL – Zach Daum of Pocahontas, Illinois earned his 12th career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series victory at Macon Speedway, while Nathan Benson earned a hard-fought 17th career win, moving into the second slot for the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series all-time feature win list, and sealing his third championship in a row. ...

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Macon Closes Out Season With POWRi Night

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POWRi Midgets and Micros lined the pits for the final night of racing at Macon Speedway in 2015. The Midwest Big Ten Series Pro Late Models and B-Mods were also in action. In upwards of 100 cars raced for the final 2015 show. In Lucas Oil POWRi Midget competition, Tyler Thomas raced out front to an early lead with Ryan ...

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Macon Speedway – Season Finale

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Saturday, October 3rd Millstadt, IL – POWRi is scheduled to visit Macon Speedway on Saturday, October 3rd after the event scheduled for Saturday, August 22nd was rained out. Known for its close quarters, high banks, and spectacular slide jobs, Saturday’s event at Macon is sure to excite, and will be one fans will not want to miss. Previous POWRi Lucas ...

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POWRi Midgets Heading To Macon For One Last Hurrah

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Saturday Event To Close Out Season For Central Illinois Track The 2015-racing season will screech to a halt this coming Saturday, October 3 at Macon IL Speedway. There’s one thing that can be certain, it won’t go out quietly, as the Lucas Oil POWRi National Midgets and Speedway Motors Micros scream into town. The highly popular POWRi divisions will be ...

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Champions Crowned in September Showdown at Macon Speedway

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(Macon, IL) Although a week still remains in the 70th anniversary celebration of Macon Speedway, three divisions crowned their champions. Rodney Standerfer claimed his first Billingsley Towing Modified championship since 1996. The evening started rough for the Germantown native as his transmission gave out during qualifying. Friend and fellow racer Dave Eckel gave up his ride for the night so ...

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Macon IL Speedway Weekend Preview/Updated Points

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Macon Speedway Point Champions To Be Decided Saturday Night Modifieds, Street Stocks, And Hornets Racing Final Time   Three division champions will be crowned this coming Saturday, September 26 at Macon Speedway.  It will be the final night of racing for the Billingsley Towing UMP Modifieds, UMP Street Stocks, and UMP Hornets.  The B-Mods and Micros are the other two ...

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Macon IL Speedway Go Kart Giveaway

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11 Year Old Ehlers & 7 Year Old Crutchfield Win Go Karts At Macon Speedway   This past Saturday night, the Great Go Kart Giveaway was held at the Macon Speedway. Two lucky kids went home with bright shiny red and yellow go karts, after a season long drawing was held.   Each race during the season, kids signed up ...

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2015 Season Championship Festivities Set At Macon Speedway

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Autograph Night Will Kick Start Miles Chevrolet Night Saturday There are just two nights remaining on the 2015-season schedule at Macon Speedway, which means the Season Championship events are upon us. It also means, fans only get two more opportunities to come out and support their favorite drivers before the dull winter months arrive. In addition to the thrilling race ...

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Nichols Goes Topless in Win

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(Macon, IL) Jeremy Nichols had a rough start to his night in the North Grand Auto & Ritz Lil Fryer Topless 40 in the Sportsman division, the night where Sportsman race without their roof. He was unable to finish his heat race and was taken off the historic track with a towtruck. Nichols and his crew managed to put the ...

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Macon Additional Preview + 2015 FEATURE WIN TOTALS

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Fireman’s Ball & CEFCU Kids Club Highlight Macon Speedway Promotions Great Go Kart Giveaway Also On The Card This Saturday Night, September 18, Macon Speedway will pay tribute to any and all firemen with the Annual Fireman’s Ball. Scheduled earlier in the year and lost due to rain in the area, the Fireman’s Ball reschedule date is now upon us. ...

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Hornet World Championship & Topless Sportsman Coming To Macon

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The 2015 Hornet World Championship is headed our way and it’s a big one for the four cylinder power plants. Saturday Night, September 19th will feature an increased purse as well a large three-tier championship trophy for the prestigious event. $300 is on the line to the one who can out last the rest and the competition is set to ...

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Funk Takes Osman Memorial

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(Macon, IL) Andrew Funk was able to win the inaugural John Osman Memorial at Macon Speedway on a chilly Saturday night. Funk went past Brian Dasenbrock on lap 29 of the special 47-lap main event in the Street Stock class. Dasenbrock was hanging on for his life for the first 28 laps with as many as three drivers vying for ...

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$2 Tickets Available For September 26th Event At Macon Speedway

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Thanks to Miles Chevrolet, a special opportunity has been made available for drivers, fans, and area businesses to purchase $2 tickets for Championship Night September 26th. Tickets will be sold in packs of 25 and will cost $50. These tickets are only available until Friday, September 25th. Drivers and fans can stop by the Speedway office located at 650 N. ...

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