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LEFFLER MEMORIAL RETURNS SUNDAY TO WAYNE CITY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Wayne City, Illinois………The USAC P1 Insurance National Midgets will race in the memory of four-time USAC National champion Jason Leffler this Sunday, October 21, at Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois, for the fifth running of the “Jason Leffler Memorial.” The event positions itself as the final Midwest series’ race this season before ...

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Seavey Seals the Deal in 14th Annual Meents Memorial

Belleville, IL – Logan Seavey added himself to the winner’s list of the Charlene Meents Memorial, taking the 14th annual with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League at Belle-Clair Speedway and adding his name alongside some of the best in the business. Seavey’s Meents Memorial victory is his sixth of 2018 with POWRi, tying him with current League point ...

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Belle-Clair Speedway’s Oliver C Joseph Night & Meents Memorial featuring POWRi Midgets & Outlaw Micros along with UMP Pro Mods this Saturday, October 14th

Saturday, October 14th Oliver C Joseph Night & Meents Memorial 1 Hour Earlier start time! The Saturday event will feature POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League, POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micros and Pro-Modifieds. This is the last race for the 2018 season. Spectator gates will open at 4:00pm, hot laps at 5:00pm with racing following hot laps. General Admission ...

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4TH ANNUAL JUNIOR KNEPPER 55 SET FOR DEC. 15 IN Du QUOIN

Du Quoin, Illinois (October 8, 2018)………The fourth running of the “Junior Knepper 55” returns to the USAC Midget calendar on Saturday, December 15 indoors at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. Though the special event carries no points toward the season championship, it has quickly become one of the most coveted races to win. Boasting large car counts and ...

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SHORT TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS AT JACKSONVILLE FRI/SAT OCT 5/6

Plans are finalized for this weekend’s Short Track Championships at Jacksonville where two Midwest sprint car series’ titles will decided. Friday Oct 5th the POWRi lucas Oil WAR Sprints will determine its series champion in a night that also includes the Built Ford Tough MOWA Sprint Car Series delivered by Morrow Brothers. Street Stocks will round out the card racing ...

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Seavey Victorious in Barlow Memorial at Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, IL – Taking his fifth POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League victory of the 2018, and his first-career Herb Barlow Memorial win, Logan Seavey took the checkers first at Jacksonville Speedway over Tanner Carrick and Zeb Wise. Starting outside the front row to Tanner Carrick, at the drop of the green flag Seavey fell in line as Carrick set ...

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MOWA Sprints, POWRi Midgets, $1000 To Win MSSC Street Stocks and POWRi Micros This Friday Sept 14

Jacksonville Speedway

HERB BARLOW MEMORIAL AND JAMES ‘Bubba’ GRANT MEMORIAL THIS FRIDAY SEPT 14 JACKSONVILLE SPEEDWAY Forget last week’s crazy weather. We have sunny and 80 on tap for this Friday night for 2 big rescheduled events. The Herb Barlow Memorial featuring Built Ford Tough MOWA Sprint Cars delivered Morrow Brothers Ford, Lucas Oil POWRi Midgets and Speedway Motors POWRi 600cc Winged ...

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Lake Ozark Speedway Results – 9/2/18

Sammy Swindell Sweeps The Lake Ozark 360 Nationals presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps Bryan Hulbert – ELDON, Mo. (September 2, 2018) Leading every lap in Saturday’s 41 lap Feature Event, Sammy Swindell completed the weekend sweep of the Lake Ozark Speedway 360 Nationals presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series ...

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Lake Ozark Speedway Results – 9/1/18

Lake Ozark Speedway

Sammy Swindell Dominates Lake Ozark 360 Nationals Opener With Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series   Bryan Hulbert – ELDON, Mo. (September 1, 2018) Sammy Swindell is still winning; dominating by a half-track to open the Lake Ozark Speedway 360 Nationals presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by Sawblade.com on ...

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Daum Snaps Dry Spell, Victorious at Cornfest

Sun Prairie, WI – Breaking his 2018 dry spell, Zach Daum claimed his first win of 2018 with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League, arriving in victory lane at the famed Angell Park Speedway. Daum’s win also came during Sun Prairie Cornfest, making him the 22nd different driver to win in Cornfest competition.   Starting outside front row to ...

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Spoon River Speedway Results – 8/18/18

8/18/18 DIRTCAR MODIFIED RESULTS HEAT # 1 FEATURE 1 Ray Bollinger 1 Ray Bollinger 2 Josh Allen 2 Mark Anderson 3 Zac Oedewaldt 3 Josh Allen 4 Dave Wietholder 4 Zac Oedewaldt HEAT # 2 5 Derrick Carlson 6 Dave Wietholder 1 Brandon Roberts 7 Todd Bates 2 Mark Anderson 8 Floyd Jordon Jr 3 Mike Brooks 9 Mike Brooks ...

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Thomas’ Late Pass Wins Camfield Memorial

Macon Speedway

Thomas’ Late Pass Wins Camfield Memorial (Macon, IL) It was Tanner Carrick’s race. The 30-lap Camfield Memorial at Macon Speedway looked wrapped up with a wire-to-wire win for the pole sitter. And then Kevin Thomas, Jr. came flying in a late lap pass to take the checkered flag and win his fourth POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series feature. Carrick ...

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Lincoln Speedway Results – 8/17/18

410 Sprints – Non-Winged A Feature 1 25 laps | 00:18:07.995 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 2 Mitch Wissmiller Saybrook, IL 1 2 4 Zach Daum Pocahontas, IL 5D 3 3 Korey Weyant Springfield, IL 99 4 1 Andy Baugh Mason City, IL 6B 5 5 Mitchell Davis Auburn, IL 56 6 10 Terry Babb Decatur, IL 88 7 ...

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NASCAR’s Ken Schrader Set For Busy Weekend In Central Illinois

Schrader Wearing Driver And Owner Hats (Springfield, IL) Fenton, Missouri’s Ken Schrader, a retired NASCAR Cup star, will be a busy man this weekend, playing the part of a few different roles during the Illinois State Fair race weekend.  Schrader will not only be racing a couple of different cars this weekend, he will also play the role of car ...

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POWRi Midgets Ready For Camfield Memorial At Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

Saturday Night Race Will Be Final 2018 Visit For Exciting Series Belleville, IL – This weekend, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League and POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro League are set to invade the mighty Macon Speedway for the Fourth Annual Camfield Memorial. The Fourth Annual Rich Camfield Memorial honors the late Rich Camfield, a tremendous supporter of ...

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Nichols Becoming a Springfield Mile Legend

August 15, 2018-Springfield, IL By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff   When Jeremy Nichols made his first start in the annual Sportsman Nationals at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in 2012, he may have hoped for success but never imagined that he would join or pass the legendary names in the auto racing record books of the historic venue.  Not only ...

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Lincoln Speedway Set To Begin Busy State Fair Race Weekend

410 Non Wing Sprints To Headline Friday Night Racing (Lincoln, IL) This weekend is, as always, a racefan’s dream in Central Illinois.  With four huge events in three days, fans from all over the country make this a vacation destination.  It all begins on Friday night, August 17, at Lincoln Speedway, followed by two afternoons of racing at the Illinois ...

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Destructive Night at Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

(Macon, IL) The Eve of Destruction was just that Saturday night at Macon Speedway, destruction. Roll overs, race’em & wreck’em and a special flagpole race delighted a crowd which saw just about everything they could imagine. Along for the night’s action was six racing classes and some repeat winners graced victory lane. Guy Taylor nearly lost his Decatur Building Trades ...

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