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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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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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Big Ten Super Late Models Set For First Macon Appearance

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After a great night of POWRi racing, another big weekend of  action is set for this coming Saturday, June 13 at Macon (IL) Speedway.  This week, the Big Ten Super Late Models will be making their first appearance of the season for a $1,500 to win 50-lap feature.  In addition, the Billingsley Towing Modifieds will also be running a 50-lap ...

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Great Car Count And Crowd Pack Macon POWRi Night

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For the first time in 2015, the POWRi Midgets and Micros were able to run a show at Macon Speedway. Two previous events were rained out, which made for a huge crowd and car count during the Toyota Illinois Speedweek visit on Saturday. The POWRi divisions filled the pits with 52 Lucas Oil Midgets and 64 Speedway Motors Micros. Once ...

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Bell and Howard Claim Night Three of Illinois SPEED Week

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June 7, 2015 Macon, IL. – Christopher Bell of Norman, Oklahoma took his fourth POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series victory of the 2015 season and the 19th of his career, doubling down for the third night of Illinois SPEED Week presented by Toyota at Macon Speedway in Macon, Illinois. Matt Howard of Lawrence, Kansas earned his first career POWRi ...

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Chili Bowl Champ Abreu Heading To Macon Speedway

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POWRi Midgets & Micros On Saturday’s Schedule It’s a busy week for racing in Illinois and not many drivers will be busier than 2015 Chili Bowl Champion, Rico Abreu.  Abreu’s week of action will include four tracks in five days, with a stop at Macon (IL) Speedway scheduled for Saturday, June 6. Abreu’s driving duties will begin on Wednesday night ...

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Tyler Thomas going for 2nd straight Illinois Speedweek crown in POWRi National Midgets

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Tyler Thomas will attempt to win his second straight Illinois Speedweek championship presented by Toyota, four events that are part of the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series, driving the American Racing Custom Wheels Spike-Esslinger starting Thursday at Quincy Raceways. The 19-year-old from Collinsville, Okla., will race at Jacksonville Speedway on Friday, Macon Speedway on Saturday and Belle-Clair Speedway in ...

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2015 Illinois SPEED Week Show Coming To Macon

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POWRi Heading To Town Millstadt, IL – With clocks counting down, teams from all over the United States and across the world are putting the finishing touches on their racecars, as they prepare for the third annual POWRi Illinois SPEED Week presented by Toyota. As has been the case in previous years, drivers from the United States, Australia, and New ...

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Casey’s General Stores and Armed Forces Team Up Saturday Night

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                Saturday Night Macon Speedway kicks off another round of nonstop racing action at the 1/5 mile bullring. Casey’s General Stores will make Saturday May 30th a special night by offering race fans $2 off coupons at all area stores. Not only can you grab a discount coupon but you can also win free tickets by entering the drawing at ...

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Macon Speedway Drivers Race To Memorial Day Checkers

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(Macon, IL)–Macon Speedway continued its’ longstanding tradition of presenting dirt track racing on Memorial Day and drivers near and far from the 70-year-old oval put on a memorial show. With NASCAR stars and Macon Speedway co-owners Ken Schrader and Kenny Wallace in attendance and in the racing mood in the Billingsley Towing Modifieds, the Macon Speedway regulars had to be ...

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Large Crowd Watches Exciting Night At Macon

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(Macon, IL)–A full field of Pro Late Models dazzled a full crowd on a night with the Dodge monster truck Raminator demolished and destroyed three cars in the infield of the 70-year-old historic dirt track. Guy Taylor of Springfield led all 20 laps of the Pro Late Model feature and won for the first time this season. Taylor dashed away ...

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