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Race’em & Wreck’em Kinda Night at Macon Speedway 

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By BZ   (Macon, IL) The theme of the night was “race’em & wreck’em” as the annual visit by the drivers who race their cars like demo derby machines stuck around with the stock car drivers who had many of the same issues throughout the night. With the thanks to dozens of fans, friends, former co-workers or businesses, the night ...

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Dick Scores KERBYSTRONG Win at Macon Speedway 

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By BZ (Macon, IL) The bottom groove. That’s what Chris Dick will remember about the 5th Annual KERBYSTRONG 100 at Macon Speedway. Starting in the 10th position, Dick set up his car to run the bottom side of the 1/5th mile dirt track and that helped him speed through the field and find himself in a battle for the lead ...

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Macon IL Speedway Saturday Night Results – 7/13/19

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Ewing Flips Script In Macon Pro Late Models On First Responders Night By BZ (Macon, IL) Last week at Macon Speedway, Dakota Ewing took the lead in the Decatur Building Trades Pro Late Models feature with three laps to go and lost it in the second turn of the white flag lap. This week, Ewing was able to flip the ...

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DOUBLE-X SPEEDWAY – Race results 7-7-19

Double-X Speedway July 7, 2019 California, MO The weekly edition of Sunday Night Thunder at Double-X Speedway was presented by Commerce Bank and also featured “Legends Night” at Double-X. Numerous vintage race cars were on display behind the grandstand. Included in the display were Bill Utz famous “Ol Yeller” #56 Sprint Car, Ralph Hendrens 1932 Ford #52 raced from 1950-58, ...

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Sheppard Doubles His Pleasure; Damery Gets First Late Model Feature

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By BZ (Macon, IL) Tommy Sheppard, Jr. has been in a zone this season in the BillingsleyRewards.com Modifieds. The defending champion has been taking top five finishes and checkered flags most of the season to sustain his points lead through the summer. That would continue Saturday night at Macon Speedway. Coming through a restart on the restart on lap 13, Zach ...

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DOUBLE-X SPEEDWAY Race Results 6-30-19

Missouri One Call Night at Double X Speedway   The warm temperatures greeted fans and racers alike at Double-X Speedway Sunday evening, a welcome event after two consecutive rain cancellations. Missouri One Call system was on hand to visit with race fans during the evening also. Several first time visitors to Double-X Speedway were on hand in the Winged Sprint ...

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Vanapeldoorn Surprises, Takes Hornet Challenge

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By BZ (Macon, IL) Erik Vanapeldoorn has shown up for big races at Macon Speedway before. He’s no stranger. In fact, he set the qualifying record last season. He’s won races in his orange 4-cylinder Hornet, just not the Hornet Challenge. After taking the Friday night opener at Lincoln Speedway and the $1,000 payday, Vanapeldoorn was placed in the middle ...

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THORSON IS BACK AND READY FOR INDIANA MIDGET WEEK

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Speedway, Indiana (May 30, 2019)………Tanner Thorson, who suffered serious injuries in a highway crash on March 4, will return to the cockpit of a USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget in time for the start of the 15th annual edition of “Indiana Midget Week” June 4-9. Thorson will make his return to the Keith Kunz ...

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LARSON RETURNS FOR TWO ROUNDS OF INDIANA MIDGET WEEK

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Speedway, Indiana (May 30, 2019)………Kyle Larson, who ranks in a tie for second all-time in terms of “Indiana Midget Week” victories with five, returns to the USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship for rounds two and three of the 15th edition of IMW, Wednesday, June 5, at Gas City I-69 Speedway and on Thursday, ...

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Unzicker, Timmons Take Twin 50s at Macon Speedway

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By BZ (Macon, IL) The annual Miller Lite Beer Twin 50s at Macon Speedway moved to Memorial Day in 2018 and more and new drivers started to appear for the special night of racing. The addition of the Neal Tire & Auto Pro Mods to the 50-lap race in place of the BillingsleyRewards.com Modifieds has made a bigger impact in ...

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Belle-Clair Speeway Results – 5/17/19

Outlaw Winged Micros POWRi 600cc Outlaw Micro Sprints A Feature 1 20 laps | 00:22:25.582 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 1 Joe B. Miller Millersville, MO 51B 2 6 Gunner Ramey Sedalia, MO 14G 3 2 Luke Verardi Taylorville, IL 28 4 3 Trevin Littleton 44T 5 16 Harley Hollan Tulsa, OK 14H 6 19 Chad Elliott Cottage Hills, ...

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Austin Brown & Aiden Perdue take POWRi wins at Belle-Clair Speedway’s Arnie Knepper Memorial

BELLEVILLE, ILL. (May 10, 2019) – Leading from start-to-finish, Austin Brown of nearby Millstadt, Illinois was the hometown hero on Friday night as he dominated Belle-Clair Speedway for an impressive triumph in the 28th annual “Knepper Memorial.” The wire-to-wire score aboard his BOSS Chassis, Toyota Racing No. 17 marked the fifth-career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League victory for Brown. ...

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Double X Speedway opens in 2019 season on Sunday, May 5th

Written by Dean Reichel Double-X Speedway California, MO April 24, 2019 In just a few days, Double-X Speedway will open for the 2019, “Back to our roots” season of dirt racing action. Going back to its roots of three classes, just as it was 30 years ago when Fred and Ruth Hohman opened Double-X, current owners Kyle & Carol Wirts ...

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120 Cars Race On Second Night At Macon Speedway

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Standerfer Sets Record, Misses out on Sweep By BZ (Macon, IL) Rodney Standerfer is a two-time Modified track champion at Macon Speedway. It’s quite an accomplishment. On Saturday night, the Opening Night feature winner came out and established a new qualifying record. Coming into the night, the standing track record was 11.425 set by Levi Kissinger on July 7, 2016, ...

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St. Francois County Raceway ups the ante this Saturday for Micros, Mods & B-Mods

Farmington, MO – St. Francois County Raceway has increased the purse this Saturday, April 20th for Micro Sprints, Modifieds and B-Mods. The Micro Sprints will pay $1,000 to win the main event while Modifieds will pay $850 to win and B-Mods $400 to win. Of course the 410 Winged Sprints and Super Stocks will also be in action. For more ...

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Macon Speedway 2019 Season Opener Results

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Macon Speedway’s 74th Opener Shines By BZ (Macon, IL) Despite cold temperatures and threatened rain later in the evening, drivers and fans turned out to watch the season opener at the World’s Fastest 1/5th mile dirt track. Macon Speedway hosted six racing classes and nearly 100 total racecars among those classes to put on an exciting show.   Terry Reed ...

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Jacksonville Speedway Results – 4/7/19

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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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THE ‘OK’ CORRAL; Oklahoma natives find 2019 success Sooner rather than later on World of Outlaws tour

CONCORD, NC – Feb. 15, 2019 – There’s something in the water in Oklahoma. At least you might think that when looking at last week’s Sprint Car results from the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park.   Oklahoma natives Daryn Pittman, Shane Stewart and Christopher Bell dominated about a week’s worth of Sprint Car racing in Florida.   – Pittman ...

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