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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Visits Tri-City and Brownstown, May 31st & June 1st

The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series will return to action this upcoming weekend at Tri-City Speedway Friday, May 31st and Brownstown Speedway Saturday, June 1st. Both events will pay $2,000 to win and $200 to start.   The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series will visit Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach, IL on Friday, May 31st. Friday night’s action ...

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Wet weather forces postponement of American Modified Series event at Tri-City Speedway!

Pontoon Beach, IL (May 22nd, 2019) Heavy rains have forced Tri-City Speedway and American Modified Series officials to postpone the American Modified Series special scheduled for Tri-City Speedway on Thursday, May 23rd. This event is being rescheduled for Friday, May 31st. The event on Friday, May 31st will include the American Modified Series battling for $2,000 to win, B-Mods racing ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Returns to Action Memorial Day Weekend in Illinois May 23-26

A busy weekend awaits the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series with four consecutive nights of action-packed racing. The tour will visit Tri-City Speedway, Farmer City Raceway, Fairbury Speedway, and Fayette County Speedway Thursday, May 23rd – Sunday, May 26th.   The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series will visit Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach, IL on Thursday May 23rd. ...

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RIVER TOWN SHOWDOWN RESCHEDULED FOR AUG. 30

  Granite City, Ill. (May 21, 2019)………The Brandt “River Town Showdown,” featuring a USAC doubleheader with the AMSOIL National Sprint Cars, NOS Energy Drink National Midgets in addition to the B-Mods, has been rescheduled for Friday, August 30, at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Ill.  It will now be the start of a big racing weekend in Southern Illinois with Du ...

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TRI-CITY USAC SPRINTS FALL TO RAIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (May 18, 2019)………For the second consecutive Saturday, rain captured the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car feature, this time in Saturday’s Brandt “River Town Showdown” at Tri-City Speedway. A subsequent makeup date for the event will be announced soon. Tyler Courtney’s impressive qualifying feats continued Saturday at Tri-City, sweeping Fatheadz Eyewear Quick time ...

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MOTHER NATURE TAKES RIVER TOWN SHOWDOWN USAC MIDGET EVENT AT TRI-CITY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (May 18, 2019)………Rain fell just as cars were pushed off for the start of the semi-feature, forcing cancellation of Saturday’s Brandt “River Town Showdown” program for the USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship at Tri-City Speedway.  A subsequent makeup date for the event will be announced soon. Tyler Courtney swept ...

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Chuck Goodman takes Tri-City Speedway B-Mod win!

May 17th, 2019 B Modifieds A Feature 1 00:00:00 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 1 Chuck Goodman Pevely, MO 327 2 3 Tommie Seets Jr Alton, IL 1 3 2 Vance Wilson Quincy, IL 77 4 6 Terry Bolin Brighton, IL 14B 5 4 Earl Pryor Troy, MO 57E 6 7 Matthew Edler St. Louis, MO 17E 7 14 ...

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WINDOM FIRST TO REPEAT IN USAC SPRINT WIN AT TRI-CITY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (May 17, 2019)………In a season with so much parity, the first winner of 2019 became the first repeat winner of the season as Chris Windom outdueled Carson Short in a wild Brandt “River Town Showdown” USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car feature Friday night at Tri-City Speedway. In a race of attrition ...

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Tyler Courtney takes USAC Midget win at Tri-City Speedway

COURTNEY CHALKS UP HISTORY IN TRI-CITY MIDGET WIN By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (May 17, 2019)………Tyler Courtney’s early-season USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship prowess has been paramount, and with his fourth win in the first six races of the season, he became the first driver to ever accomplish the feat following his victory in ...

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TRI-CITY USAC NOS ENERGY DRINK NATIONAL MIDGET RIVER TOWN SHOWDOWN PREVIEW

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (May 14, 2019)………USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget racing has a heritage at Tri-City Speedway that dates back to 1961.  Over the past three years now, the sight of the series on the 3/8-mile dirt oval in Granite City, Ill. has been absent, and the sound of midget racing has grown ...

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Top Row Reserved Seating & General Admission Available For Tri-City Speedway Event This Weekend

USAC Sprints, USAC Midgets, & B-Mods To Race Both Nights (Granite City, IL) This coming Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18, Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, IL will come alive with the sights and sounds of high powered racecars in a rare Sprint/Midget doubleheader.  While tickets will be available at the gate on raceday, limited top two row reserved ...

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TRI-CITY USAC AMSOIL SPRINT CAR RIVER TOWN SHOWDOWN PREVIEW

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (May 13, 2019)………Tyler Courtney’s 18 wins have come at numerous racetracks in his USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car career, 13 to be precise. After a few bumps in the road in the early going of the season, the defending series champ got off the relative schneid last Friday with his first ...

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USAC DOUBLEHEADER SHIFTS TO TWO-STRAIGHT NIGHTS IN GRANITE CITY 

Speedway, Indiana (May 9, 2019) The upcoming two-night Brandt River Town Showdown will have a different look on Friday and Saturday, May 17-18, with consecutive nights of USAC doubleheaders, which will both now take place at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Ill., featuring the AMSOIL Sprint Car and NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championships. Due to the extreme flooding in ...

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Tri-City Speedway washed out for Friday, May 10th

May 9th, 2019 – Mother Nature has once again forced officials from Tri-City Speedway to cancel the racing action scheduled for Friday, May 10th. Tri-City Speedway plans to race next Friday, May 17th and Saturday, May 18th when the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car and NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championships rolls into town for a double header.

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Mother Nature claims the racing action at Belle-Clair Speedway, Tri-City Speedway & Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 this weekend!

St. Louis, MO (May 1st, 2019) Mother Nature continues to play hardball with the St. Louis area dirt tracks. Heavy rain all week has forced officials to cancel the racing action at Belle-Clair Speedway, Tri-City Speedway and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 for this weekend. Tri-City Speedway’s B-Mod 777 Special that was scheduled for Friday will be rescheduled on ...

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Mid Summer Mania featuring The Lucas Oil Late Models Dirt Series and The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series head to Tri City Speedway Thursday & Friday, July 11th and 12th

Pontoon Beach, IL (April 30th, 2019) Mid Summer Mania featuring The Lucas Oil Late Models Dirt Series and The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series head to Tri City Speedway Thursday & Friday, July 11th and 12th. Both days will be a thriller for the racefans with complete programs for both divisions. The Lucas Oil Late Models each night will ...

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