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HELL TOUR IS GREEN FRIDAY NIGHT AT TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY !!

By Don Martin – stlracing.com – That’s right race fans Friday night at Tri-City Speedway is all systems go as of 4pm Thursday afternoon.    I talked to promoter Tammy Gundaker and she even mentioned they can have some rain Friday morning and still should be good for Friday night.    The 3/8 mile located in Pontoon Beach, Illinois is ready to ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                    6.18.2018 Below are the rankings after last weekend.  No changes at the top but both Illinois drivers Brandon Sheppard and Bobby Pierce are in the top five.   The biggest moves in the rankings were Hudson O’Neal and Billy Moyer.   Hudson won his first Lucas Oil National event last Saturday at Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, Mississippi.   ...

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Lincoln Speedway Results – 6/15/18

By Brooke Rowden – LINCOLN, IL (June 15, 2018) – Carson Short picked up his first POWRi Lucas Oil WAR Wildcard win of his career Friday night at Lincoln Speedway in Lincoln, Illinois. WAR Wildcard point leader, Landon Simon, finished second and 2017 WAR Champion, Korey Weyant, completed the podium. Carson Short earned the LRB Inc. High Point Man Award ...

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The 2018 DIRTcar Summer Nationals Northern Kick Off Week Begins

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

CONCORD, NC — June 16, 2018 — The 2018 DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals kick off today, Wednesday, June 16th, at Peoria Speedway in Peoria, IL. The event is the first of five races during the Northern Kick Off Week and will mark the first time Peoria Speedway has hosted the opening event of the DIRTcar ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Attacks Peoria and Magnolia on Heels of Dirt Late Model Dream

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS)  The Dennis Erb Racing team rolled into the hallowed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from June 7-9 for the annual running of the ‘Dirt Late Model Dream,’ which drew 78 competitors to the 1/2-mile, high-banked speedplant to vie for the whopping $100,000 winner’s check.  After Thursday night’s $5,000 to win prelim was pushed back to Friday afternoon, Dennis ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin 6.12.2018 Below are the rankings after last weekend’s 24th Annual Dream. Scott Bloomquist once again won the Dream for the 8th time and also is the first back to back winner of the event. Scott took home the $100,000 first place prize but of course with Scott is always controversy. He failed to take the drug test ...

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Seavey Takes Night Three of POWRi Illinois SPEED Week

Jacksonville, IL – At the end of the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League show at Jacksonville Speedway, Logan Seavey stood victorious for his fourth career win with the League. Seavey’s victory came in the third night of the Sixth Annual POWRi Illinois SPEED Week. Tanner Thorson, the SPEED Week point leader heading into Jacksonville Speedway dropped out with mechanical ...

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Thorson Goes Two-in-a-Row in POWRi Illinois SPEED Week Competition with win at Fayette County Speedway

Brownstown, IL – If there was any question about last night’s dominating performance with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League at Belle-Clair Speedway in the opening night of the Sixth Annual POWRi Illinois SPEED Week, Tanner Thorson doubled down and won night two at Fayette County Speedway. By virtue of the pole position after earning high point honors, Thorson ...

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Midgets To Have Championship Sunday At Lincoln Speedway

Midgets Lead Five Action Packed Divisions To Lincoln Speedway Sunday US92.7 Superstar County To Present Action (Lincoln, IL) POWRi Illinois SPEED Week took the green flag on Wednesday night, in Belleville, Illinois and did so with a great field of nearly 50 national midgets and 50 winged micros.  On Sunday night, five days of racing will come to an end ...

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Midget Stars Heading To Macon Speedway Saturday

Illinois SPEED Week To Feature Large Field Of Cars (Macon, IL)  One of Illinois race fans’ most anticipated week of open wheel racing roars to life, as the stars of the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League compete in Illinois SPEED Week. POWRi’s Sixth Annual Illinois SPEED Week kicks off Wednesday night at Belle-Clair Speedway in Belleville, Illinois and culminates ...

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Landon Simon takes Fairbury WAR win!

FAIRBURY, IL (June 5, 2018) – Landon Simon was the victor Tuesday night at the Fairbury American Legion Speedway in Fairbury, Illinois with the POWRi Lucas Oil WAR Wildcard Sprint League. It was his first WAR win of the 2018 season as he won multiple WAR races in 2017. Thomas Meseraull (2nd) and Mitch Wissmiller (3rd) completed the podium. After earning ...

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POWRi Sixth Annual Illinois SPEED Week

Belleville, IL – In just a few short days, Illinois race fans’ most anticipated week of open wheel racing roars to life. POWRi’s Sixth Annual Illinois SPEED Week kicks off Wednesday night at Belle-Clair Speedway in Belleville, Illinois featuring a double-dose of action with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League alongside the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro League. ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin                    6.4.2018 Below are the rankings heading into the 24th Annual Dream this week at Eldora Speedway.   Scott Bloomquist is the leader in the rankings and has 7 Dream titles and is your defending event winner.  I would think that makes him the favorite.   Billy Moyer is the only driver that has multiple Dream wins, his total ...

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Quad City Speedway Results – 6/3/18

Quad City Raceway

Quad City Speedway Race Results June 3, 2018 Late Model Feature: 1. Matt Ryan, 2. Andy Nezworski, 3. Rob Toland, 4. Chad Holladay, 5. BJ Jackson, 6. Gary Webb, 7. Michael Guldenpfennig, 8. Leroy Brenner, 9. Joe Beal, 10. David Wada, 11. David Norton. Heat 1: 1. Chad Holladay, 2. Andy Nezworski, 3. Joe Beal, 4. Leroy Brenner, 5. Michael ...

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