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Macon Speedway Preparing For Second Race Of The Season Saturday

Macon Speedway

$1 Dogs & $2 Beers On Tap For Macon Speedway Saturday Night Several Divisions Plus Spectator Drags On Track (Macon, IL) After an outstanding season opener which saw nearly 100 racecars put on a highly entertaining show, Macon Speedway will be back at it for the second night of the 2019 season this coming Saturday, April 20.  Seven divisions of ...

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Jeff Swindell, Bobby Pierce & Michael Long take Deuce’s Wild wins at Tri-City Speedway

April 12th, 2019 410 Sprints – Winged By Brendan Bauman – PONTOON BEACH, Ill. – Jeff Swindell sailed to victory in Friday’s Built Ford Tough MOWA Sprint Car Series event at Tri-City Speedway after multiple caution periods over the course of the 25-Lap A-Main ultimately led to longtime race leader, Joey Moughan coming up short, due to running out of ...

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Sheppard Leads the Field into May Races

World of Outlaws Racers Trying to Keep Pace With Sheppard’s Torrid Run GAFFNEY, SC — April 12, 2019 — After a thrilling two-day Illini 100 at Farmer City Raceway, the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series enters a challenging stretch of the season with back-to-back races on Friday, May 3, at Cherokee Speedway and Saturday, May 4, at Lavonia ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin                    4.11.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings as we enter the third week in April.   Last week we saw Brandon Sheppard take home the Illini 100 at Farmer City last Saturday night – what a year BShepp is having again.   The New Berlin, Illinois driver took home $15,000 for his efforts.   Brian ...

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Jimmy Mars Scores Impressive Runner-Up in Illini 100 at Farmer City!

(MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN) Returning to action for the first time since Arizona in January, Mars Racing invaded Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois on April 5-6 for the 12th Annual ‘Illini 100,’ which was once again sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series. On Friday night in the $6,000 to win weekend opener at FCR, Jimmy ...

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Jacksonville Speedway Results – 4/7/19

Jacksonville Speedway

Picking up his 13th career victory with the Built Ford Tough Midwest Open Wheel Association Sprint Car Series Delivered by Morrow Brothers Ford, Inc., Paul Nienhiser did so in dominating fashion. Originally scheduled for Friday, April 6th, to be the season opening event for the MOWA Sprint Cars, Mother Nature decided otherwise, thus shifting to Sunday. 19 cars signed in ...

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Brandon Sheppard wins his third Illini 100 at Farmer City Raceway

Rocket 1 Racing Scores Again, Marking Their 4th-Straight Illini 100 Title FARMER CITY, IL – April 6, 2019 – They say home-field advantage really does make a difference. Rocket1 Racing pilot Brandon Sheppard made quite a backing to that statement on Saturday night, as he played his cards perfectly through the 75-lap Morton Buildings Feature to win the 12th annual ...

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THOMAS’ LAST LAP REDEMPTION PAYS OFF WITH KOKOMO GP WIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Kokomo, Indiana (April 6, 2019)………After an incident on the final lap of the Kokomo Speedway Sprint Car race that preceded Saturday night’s USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget feature, perhaps it was fate that we would see Kevin Thomas, Jr. and Justin Grant meet again in some form or fashion on the second night ...

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Final Weekend Of Testing For Macon Speedway & Lincoln Speedway

Final Weekend Of Testing Before Season Starts At Central Illinois Tracks Macon Speedway & Lincoln Speedway Have Testing Scheduled (Macon, IL) The 2019 racing season is just about to go green on Macon Speedway in Macon, IL as well as Lincoln Speedway in Lincoln, IL.  For teams and drivers, this will be the final weekend of testing before the season ...

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Summit Racing Equipment AMS 2019 Tour Begins at Tri City, Fayette County, and Route 45 April 12, 13, & 14

The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series is set to begin its 10th season of racing with a weekend triple header at Tri City Speedway on Friday, April 12 for the annual “Deuces Wild” event, Saturday, April 13 at the Fayette County Speedway, and Sunday, April 14 at Route 45 Raceway. Tri City Speedway and Fayette County Speedway will pay ...

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News and Notes Ahead of Illini 100

Illinois Racers Aim to Keep Farmer City’s Illini 100 Jackpot at Home FARMER CITY, IL — April 3, 2019 — Local and regional racers have their eyes set on a huge prize this weekend as they try to knock off the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series stars at Farmer City Raceway in the two-day. One of the Illinois ...

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Dennis Erb Racing Heads into Illini 100 Fresh Off Fourth Place Run at LaSalle!

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb, Jr. and his #28 team were back in action at LaSalle Speedway in LaSalle, Illinois on March 30-31 in the eighth edition of the ‘Thaw Brawl.’ The American Ethanol Late Model Tour sanctioned the two-day spectacular, which was shortened to a single-day throwdown after Saturday’s $5,000 to win opener succumbed to Mother Nature. On Sunday afternoon ...

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