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SPRINGFIELD MILE’S “BETTENHAUSEN 100” RAINED OUT

Illinois State Fair

From USAC – Springfield, IL……..Extremely wet grounds following early-week flooding, compounded by heavy rains Saturday morning and additional expected rain Saturday afternoon, have conspired to force cancellation of the “Bettenhausen 100” USAC Silver Crown Championship race at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. Race organizer Bob Sargent and USAC officials are reviewing options for a possible rain date. Please stay tuned for ...

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The Dauminator Denies Thorson, “Parks It” at Lincoln Speedway

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From POWRi – Lincoln, IL – Current leader of the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series points standings, Zach Daum, rallied back against Tanner Thorson at Lincoln Speedway to collect career victory number 17. Daum started on the outside front row and vaulted to an early lead over the pair of Keith Kunz Motorsports entries, Tanner Thorson and Carson Macedo. ...

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Dirt Track “Ringers” Dominate SuperChevyStores.Com Entries

Illinois State Fair

Springfield, IL August 17, 2016 (By Jay Hardin)-Since the Automobile Racing Club of America took over sanctioning of the SuperChevyStores.com-Allen Crowe 100 in 1985 the number of drivers on the entry list with dirt track experience has varied from several to just a few, however for the first time since the late 1980’s the entry list contains not only local ...

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37 CARS & DRIVERS ENTERED FOR SATURDAY’S “BETTENHAUSEN 100” AT SPRINGFIELD

Illinois State Fair

EVENT: 57th “Bettenhausen 100” at the Illinois State Fairgrounds (Springfield, Illinois) DATE: Saturday, August 20, 2016 STARTING TIMES: Practice: 10am. ProSource Qualifying: 11:30am., Sportsman races: Noon. Silver Crown B-Main: 1pm. “Bettenhausen 100:” 2pm. 37 CARS, 37 DRIVERS 00 TERRY BABB/Decatur, IL Terry Babb/APT Powder Coating – Flat-Out Ministries/Beast/Chevy 07 JACOB WILSON/Crawfordsville, IN Wilson Brothers Racing/Jet Star – Anderson Transport/Beast/Claxton Toyota ...

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Stock Car Rookie Thorson Adds Interest to Springfield ARCA Entry List

Illinois State Fair

Springfield, IL-(August 13, 2016)-The entry list for the 54th Central Illinois Super Chevy Stores-Allen Crowe 100 presented by Jive Communications was already littered with dirt track aces this week when the entry of young Tanner Thorson was posted by Venturini Motorsports on August 11. The 20 year old Minden, Nevada native is a top flight midget driver for Springfield, Illinois ...

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POWRi Flying In To Lincoln Speedway And Macon Speedway This Weekend

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National Midgets To Be Joined By National Micros The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets are set for the traditional doubleheader of racing, this coming Friday and Saturday, August 19/20. Fans will be flocking to Lincoln Speedway on Friday night and Macon Speedway on Saturday night, many of which will make it a full weekend of racing by also attending the ...

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USAC Racing Press Release About Saturday State Fair Racing Event

Illinois State Fair

Special From USAC Racing… BETTENHAUSEN 100 SATURDAY AT THE ILLINOIS STATE FAIR; SWANSON TAKES “JAMES/O’CONNOR MEMORIAL” AT SALEM It’s been a quarter of a century since anybody has won three consecutive “Bettenhausen 100s” at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield. On Saturday, Aug. 20, two-time defending USAC Silver Crown Series Champion and point leader Kody Swanson will try to do ...

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Down the stretch: Weekly points chases resume Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway

Lucas Oil Speedway

Wheatland, Missouri (August 16, 2016) – After a rare scheduled week off, engines fire back up Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway with a key race in the chase for Budweiser Weekly Championship Series championships. Travel Centers of America Night at the Races along with Petro Stopping Centers present Fan Appreciation Night with food and drink specials throughout the evening. Pitts ...

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Fairbury Speedway Results 8/13/16

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Sunoco ALMS Late Models FEATURE Pos No Driver Start Points 1 4G Bob Gardner 5 75 2 21B Rich Bell 11 70 3 89 Mike Spatola 12 65 4 10 Scott Schmitt 1 60 5 35 Derek Chandler 2 55 6 77M Jay Morris 15 50 7 Z Joe Harlan 9 48 8 91 Rusty Schlenk 8 46 9 7 ...

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Central Illinois Team Owners Helping Revive Silver Crown Series 

Illinois State Fair

Springfield, IL  (August 14, 2016)-While the focus on potential front runners for the Bettenhausen 100 USAC Silver Crown race at the Illinois State Fairgrounds has been primarily on the men who steer the machines car owners who are from the central part of the Prairie State are shooting for an appearance in victory lane on Saturday, August 20 as well.  ...

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Quincy Raceways Race Results from 8/14/16

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Quincy Raceways Race Results for 8/14/2016 IMCA Northern SportMods – Feature Finish Car No Driver Hometown 1 79 Nathan Bringer Lewistown, MO 2 17 Brandon Lennox New London, MO 3 31G Joey Gower Quincy, IL 4 12J Justin Ebbing Quincy, Il 5 22 Austen Becerra Carthage, IL 6 99B BRANDYN RYAN CARTHAGE, IL 7 73X Tanner Klingele Quincy, IL 8 ...

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Spoon River Speedway Results 8/13/16

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Modifieds            Race Results Date _________ 8/13/2016 HEAT # 1 FEATURE 1 Tommy Duncan 1 Michael Long 2 Zac Oedewaldt 2 Mark Johnson 3 Brian Lynn 3 Josh Allen 4 Austin Lynn 4 Tommy Duncan HEAT # 2 5 Brian Lynn 6 Zane Oedewaldt 1 Brandon Roberts 7 Austin Lynn 2 Mark Johnson 8 Jim Ippensen 3 Josh Allen 9 ...

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Matt Dotson, Brett Wood, Larry Ferris, Jacob Ebert, and Darrin Christy Prevail at Central Missouri Speedway!

Central Missouri Speedway

(Warrensburg, MO) Saturday night produced near-perfect weather as 102 drivers checked in for racing and fun for the whole family for competition in USRA Modified, Street Stock, ULMA Late Model, B-Mod, and Pure Stock competition. Darrin Christy from Kansas City grabbed his fifth Pure Stock feature of the year then Jacob Ebert from Oak Grove claimed his eighth B-mod feature ...

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Spoon River Speedway Results 8/13/16

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SPOON RIVER SPEEDWAY IMRA Midgets            Race Results Date 8/13/2016 HEAT # 1 1 Patrick Bruns 1 Patrick Bruns 2 Dave Baugh 2 Ryan Probst 3 Chase McDermand 3 Chase McDermand 4 Dillion Morley 4 Austin Archdale HEAT # 2 5 Andy Baugh 6 Brent Burrows 1 Ryan Probst 7 Dillion Morley 2 Hunter Lane 8 Broc Hunnell 3 Austin ...

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Charleston Speedway Results 8/13/16

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MODIFIEDS HEAT 1 DENNY SCHWARTZ CRAIG KERN ED ROLEY TOMMY SEETS R J PRUITT JORDAN SMITH CLARK ROBERTSON ROD ANDERSON RICK FRASURE HEAT 2 TYLER WEISS MICHAEL BOLYARD KASEY SCHROCK RODNEY STANDERFER CHAD EVANS BUTCH CARNAGHI WAYNE COX RYAN CARY HEAT 3 JOSH HARRIS RANDY SHUMAN ROGER MILLS TRAVIS SHOULDERS JUSTIN JONES BRANDON BARKER DONNIE BOYER JEFF VANLANNEN HEAT 4 ...

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Highland Speedway Results 8/13/16

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY! UMP Late Models Consi Finish Car No Driver 1 27K Greg Kimmons* 2 9T Travis Horner* 3 52K Tim Koch* 4 21 Kerry Gaultney 5 22 Dan Jacober* 6 12 Bryan Leach 7 22F Nathan Flanagan DNS 8 22M Darrell Moser DNS Dash Finish Car No Driver 1 16 Rusty Griffaw 2 ...

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