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Fairbury Speedway steps up with big weekly purse for DIRTcar Late Models & DIRTcar UMP Modifieds!

With a new era at Fairbury American Legion Speedway in 2019 comes an exciting new weekly racing program sure to energize fans and racers alike. Matt Curl, who will be returning to his hometown track as owner and promoter after spending the 2018 season as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series director, announced that the venerable quarter-mile oval’s ...

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DIRTcar Summer Nationals 2019 Tour Features 28 Races in 32 Days With Nearly $800,000 At Stake

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

CONCORD, NC — December 4, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summer Nationals “Hell Tour” is the most challenging month in dirt track racing, and 2019 will be no different. The schedule features 28 race nights over 32 days covering about 3,800 miles from Peoria Speedway in Illinois on Wednesday, June 12, through Saturday, July 13, at Oakshade Speedway in Ohio. It ...

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2019 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Tour Features 31 Events from June 12 to July 27

Summit Modified Nationals

CONCORD, NC — December 4, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals tour will span June 12 to July 27, including 27 events over 32 consecutive days. A new two-race weekend, July 19-20, at Cedar Ridge Speedway in Kentucky will serve as a prelude to the championship finale July 26-27 at Fairbury American Legion Speedway. The tour will ...

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Time to ring in 2019 with the release of the new tour schedule!

CONCORD, NC — Dec. 4, 2018 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series 2019 tour will span 47 races at 36 total tracks in 16 states and includes nine new venues to the schedule, shown below. The season kicks off on Feb. 8-9 with the Winter Freeze IX at the Screven Motorsports Complex for a two-night show in Sylvania, ...

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World of Outlaws Series Director Matt Curl Acquires Fairbury American Legion Speedway

Series Director Matt Curl Adds ‘Track Owner’ to His Titles Fairbury American Legion Selling Majority Stake of the Speedway CONCORD, NC — Nov. 6, 2018 — World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Director Matt Curl — former promoter of Fairbury American Legion Speedway (FALS) and longtime Fairbury resident — will soon add Track Owner to his bio as he acquires a ...

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Mike Harrison Claims $10,000 Victory at FALS for the Casey’s Modified Nationals

FAIRBURY, IL – SEPTEMBER 1, 2018 FALS The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series competed at the Fairbury American Legion Speedway on Saturday night for the 6th Annual Casey’s General Store Modified Nationals. Mike Harrison from Highland, IL would continue his weekend dominance in his Impressive Chassis #24H entry and collect the $10,000 pay day. Tait Davenport from Benton, KY ...

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Fairbury American Legion Speedway Results – 9/1/18

UMP Late Models A Feature 1 00:18:10.966 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 2 Frank Heckenast Jr Frankfort, IL 99JR 2 4 Mike Spatola Manhattan, IL 89 3 7 Allen Weisser Peoria, IL 25W 4 15 Scott Schmitt Tonica, IL 10 5 14 Bob Gardner Washington, IL 4G 6 3 Donny Walden Bloomington, IL 1W 7 13 Jay Sparks Metamera, ...

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Mike Harrison Dominates Summit Racing Equipment AMS at Farmer City

FARMER CITY, IL – AUGUST 31, 2018 The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series would visit the Farmer City Raceway on Friday night for the second leg of the Labor Day swing in Illinois. Mike Harrison from Highland, IL would continue his dominance in his Impressive Chassis #24H entry and collect the $3,000 pay day. Series point leader Trent Young ...

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Summit Racing Equipment AMS Land of Lincoln Labor Day Weekend August 30th – September 2nd

GLASGOW, KY – AUGUST 26, 2018 The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series will return to action with a huge Labor Day weekend in the State of Illinois. The tour will visit the Tri City Speedway on Thursday August 30th, Farmer City Raceway on Friday August 31st, Fairbury American Legion Speedway on Saturday September 1st, and Fayette County Speedway on ...

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Fairbury American Legion Speedway Results – 8/25/18

B Modifieds A Feature 1 00:10:37.169 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 1 Cody Wisher Peoria, IL 15B 2 4 Chris Tippit RoseLawn, IN 14T 3 5 Brian Ray East Peoria, IL 7 4 9 Darren Kerrins Fairbury, IL 22 5 2 Mike Petersen Cropsey, IL 54 6 6 Macy Vaughan Fairbury, IL 36 7 11 TJ Bolen Peoria, IL ...

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Lucas Lee Takes AMS Victory for the 7th Annual Take Em Off 40 at Charleston Speedway

American Modified Series

CHARLESTON IL – AUGUST 18, 2018                          CHARLESTON   The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series completed the weekend doubleheader at Charleston Speedway Saturday night. Lucas Lee from Paris, TN would pilot his #12L BruceBilt Chassis entry to victory in the 7th Annual Take Em Off 40 and collect the $4,000 prize.   QuickCar Racing Products Fast Time Award Winner Will ...

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Fairbury American Legion Speedway Results – 8/18/18

Street Stocks A Feature 1 00:04:44.181 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 3 AJ Meiferdt Coal City, IL 14 2 2 Rick Thomas 23T 3 1 Nick Seplak Coal City, IL 11S 4 4 Eric Legner Channahon, IL 27 5 11 Matt Ramer Mendota, IL 621 6 6 Peter Odell Streator, IL 37 7 9 Andy Thompson Paxton, IL 63 ...

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WYATT BURKS STEALS NIGHT ONE OF NON-WING NATIONALS AT LAKE OZARK WITH LATE-RACE PASS, EARNS SEVENTH-CAREER TRIUMPH

ELDON, MO (August 17, 2018) – Capitalizing on a late-race mistake from Landon Simon, Wyatt Burks of Topeka, Kansas stormed into the race lead on the 21st circuit and held on for his seventh-career POWRi Lucas Oil WAR Sprints League victory tonight at Lake Ozark Speedway. After Simon commanded the opening 20 laps, a costly mistake drifting over the cushion in ...

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Young Begins Take Em Off Weekend With Win At Charleston Speedway

CHARLESTON IL – AUGUST 17, 2018 The first event of the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series weekend doubleheader took place Friday night at Charleston Speedway. Trent Young would grab his third series victory of the season in his #10y Pierce Platinum Chassis entry. Mike Harrison and Gabe Menser would lead the field to green for the 30-lap feature event. ...

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Fairbury American Legion Speedway Results – 8/11/18

UMP Late Models A Feature 1 00:22:50.345 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 1 Shannon Babb Moweaqua, IL 18 2 5 Brian Shirley Chatham, IL 3S 3 10 Brandon Sheppard New Berlin, IL B5 4 4 Frank Heckenast Jr Frankfort, IL 99JR 5 2 Tanner English Benton, KY 96 6 11 Allen Weisser Peoria, IL 25W 7 6 Gordy Gundaker ...

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Charleston Speedway’s 7th Annual Take’Em Off 40 Up Next for the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series

Glasgow, KY – August 7, 2018: The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series will return to action with a doubleheader of racing action Friday, August 17th and Saturday, August 18th at Charleston Speedway in Illinois for the Annual Take’Em Off 40 event. Friday’s event will pay $2,000 to win and $200 to start while Saturday’s event will pay $4,000 to ...

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Brandon Sheppard Scores Ninth Feature Win Of The Season

Week of Wisconsin kicks off pivotal stretch of events in the chase for the 2018 championship PLYMOUTH, WI — July 30, 2018 — For the first time in World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series history, the most powerful stock cars in the world invaded the 1/3-mile of Plymouth Dirt Track (Sheboygan County Fair Park) located east of Fond du ...

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Devin Moran wins the Prairie Dirt Classic at Fairbury American Legion Speedway!

2017 Rookie of the Year scores biggest win of his career FAIRBURY, IL — July 28, 2018 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series headlined one of the most prestigious races in the country on Friday and Saturday night: the 29th annual Prairie Dirt Classic presented by Bank of Pontiac. The fast quarter-mile of Fairbury American Legion Speedway, ...

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