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Diveley, Little share Midwest Big Ten Series late model championship

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MACON, Ill. – Central Illinois has always been known for its talented late model drivers, and the 2014 racing season is no different. When the dirt settled after the final event in the 10-race Midwest Big Ten Series for late models, Ryan Little and Brian Diveley have been declared co-champs. Both drivers finished with 436 points and two wins in ...

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Gee wins Outlaw Hornet World Championship in Macon Speedway finale

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MACON, Ill. – Thad Gee of Bloomington powered his way to the title in the World Hornet Championship for Outlaw Hornets Saturday night at Macon Speedway in the season finale. Gee earned $300 for the win and took home the giant trophy. In Stock Hornets, Jonathan Drake of Decatur won the title after scoring his first victory in four years. ...

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DynaGraphics, ILMO present Hornet World Championship on season finale

Macon Speedway

                MACON, Ill. – On the season finale for Macon Speedway Saturday night, drivers go for championships and trophies while the fans get a chance to go home with a prize – or maybe the experience of a lifetime. During the Hornet World Championship presented by DynaGraphics/ILMO, Macon Speedway will hold a free ...

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MOWA Sprints presented by DynaGraphics/ILMO cap incredible week

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MACON, Ill. – Get ready for the only wing sprint car show all season at Macon Speedway when MOWA Sprints presented by DynaGraphics and ILMO bring full body sprint cars to the fast fifth-mile high banked oval Saturday to cap a big week of sprint car racing. The MOWA Sprint Car Series presented by Casey General Stores races in four ...

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Taylor takes first ever Pro Late Model feature at Macon Speedway Saturday

Macon Speedway

MACON—The new class of Late Models arrived at Macon Speedway Saturday and was well-received. The Pro Late Model class, made up entirely of crate engine cars, made its debut with 15 cars and a heat race finish with side-by-side-by-side racing. The winner was a familiar face to victory lane, however, as Guy Taylor took the 25-lap feature win in the ...

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Heinkel’s Three Dog Night, Bud Light Ladies Night Championship featured at Macon Speedway Saturday

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                MACON, Ill. – With Heinkel’s products a fan favorite in the concession stands for decades, Macon Speedway is excited to unveil the food specials and fun activities during Heinkel’s Three Dog Night Saturday. While the racing program features the addition of Pro Late Models running for a points fund and UMP national ...

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Clauson Wins Godfrey Memorial in Midgets, Benson Takes Micros. Feger Claims First Career Win in Micro Make-Up Feature, Daum Brings Home Midget Make-Up Feature

POWRi

Macon, IL. – Bryan Clauson of Noblesville, Indiana won the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series portion of the 2014 Dana Godfrey Memorial at the high-banked 1/5th mile Macon Speedway in Macon, Illinois. Nathan Benson of Concordia, Missouri brought home his 12th career win in the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series. Devin Feger of Marquette Heights, Illinois drove ...

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Daum, Clauson claim POWRi midget wins at Macon Speedway Saturday

Macon Speedway

MACON – POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series points leader Zach Daum stormed to the victory in the first feature race at Macon Speedway Saturday night in front of a loaded field. Daum, of Pocahontas, Ill., started from the front row and held off Bryan Clauson of Noblesville, Ind., for the victory. Clauson, the reigning Chili Bowl champion, came back ...

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Open wheel weekend has POWRi double features, doubleheader with USAC

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – It’s an open wheel weekend for dirt track racing fans with some of the nation’s best dirt trackers heading to Central Illinois for major events in POWRi midgets and USAC Silver Crown cars. POWRi fans are already buzzing about the program at legendary Macon Speedway Saturday, Sept. 6, when the series holds double features in both Lucas Oil National Midgets ...

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Fans attending POWRi show may buy Bettenhausen 100 tickets for $15

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MACON, Ill. – Fans who attend the POWRi double features at Macon Speedway Saturday night may also buy tickets for half price to the USAC Tony Bettenhausen 100 for Silver Crown cars at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield Sunday. Tickets for the Tony Bettenhausen 100 will be available for $15 Saturday at the Macon Speedway ticket office. The Tony ...

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POWRi double features highlight Dana Godfrey Memorial Saturday

POWRi

           MACON, Ill. – The POWRI Lucas Oil National Midget Series saved the best for last. In the final appearance of the season for the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and Speedway Motors Outlaw Micros, both divisions will run double features Saturday at Macon Speedway. Originally built as a midget track in 1946, the legendary ...

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Reed wins Big Ten Series Street Stocks title

Macon Speedway

MACON—Terry Reed should buy a lottery ticket. Everything went perfect for the driver leading the Big Ten Street Stock Series as he would claim the championship to the 10-race series, and the Decatur driver would win the $500 top prize in the Big Ten Street Stock Series race at Macon Speedway on Saturday. Along with that 25-lap victory in which ...

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Big Ten Street Stocks battle for big prize money, title at Macon Speedway

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MACON, Ill. – The final night of Midwest Big Ten Series Street Stocks will bring some fireworks to an already competitive class Saturday at legendary Macon Speedway. With the $1,000 prize for the season championship up for grabs, the $500 to win feature race, a dash for cash, some trophies on the line and qualifying for the dirt stock cars, ...

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Crawley edges Taylor in Chuck Foley Memorial Ansar 50 at Macon Speedway

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 MACON  — Dave Crawley, Jr. outlasted Guy Taylor to the finish after literally swapping the lead for the entire race., and Crawley went home with the $1,000 prize in the Chuck Foley Memorial Ansar Shrine 50 for Billingsley Towing Modifieds at Macon Speedway Saturday. Cory Daughtery was the fastest qualifier and pole sitter. He led the first lap. By lap ...

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Shrine 50, Demo Derby highlight Shrine fundraiser at Macon Speedway Saturday

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MACON, Ill. – It’s a three-ring circus of racing, demolition derby and fun with the Decatur Shriner Club during the Shrine 50 and Chuck Foley Memorial Demolition Derby Saturday. The racing will provide plenty of action with the Shrine 50 for Billingsley Towing Modifieds paying $1,000 to win while the Big Ten Series Street Stocks race for $500 to win. ...

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Busy Weekend on Tap for Bell!

POWRi

Lonnie Wheatley, NORMAN, Okla. (August 14, 2014) – The best remedy for putting a disappointing Knoxville Nationals in the past?  How about five races over the course of three days. That’s the plan for Christopher Bell, who will take to the track in the Keith Kunz Motorsports No. 71 Midget on four occasions over the weekend while also mixing in ...

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