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Springfield Mile’s Bettenhausen 100 USAC Silver Crown postponed to September 22

BETTENHAUSEN 100 POSTPONED TO SEPT. 22   Springfield, Illinois (August 17, 2019)………Steady morning rainfall has forced the postponement of Saturday afternoon’s racing program at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, IL. On schedule was the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt for the USAC Silver Crown Series. The event has been rescheduled for Sunday afternoon, September 22.   Track Enterprises promoter ...

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POWRi National Midgets Set For Friday Night At Lincoln Speedway

Five Division Show To Begin Action Packed Racing Weekend (Lincoln, IL) For the second time this season, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League is set to take the track at Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, IL. The quick and nimble racers were also part of the Summer Nationals event on June 30, when NASCAR star, Christopher Bell, took home the ...

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SIX PAST WINNERS HEADLINE BETTENHAUSEN 100 ENTRY LIST

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Springfield, Illinois (August 13, 2019)………The field for this Saturday afternoon’s 58thrunning of the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt at the Illinois State Fairgrounds is chock full of past winners on the legendary Springfield Mile. Brian Tyler (Mt. Pleasant, NC) leads all drivers in the lineup with four Bettenhausen 100 victories in 2004-05-08-11.  A.J. ...

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Sprint Cars & Modifieds Heading For Terre Haute Sunday

Terre Haute Action Track

(Terre Haute, IN) After another outstanding Indiana Sprint Week, featuring the Dorsett Automotive Don Smith Classic, the wingless Sprint cars are heading back to the Terre Haute Action Track on Sunday, August 11 for the Mountain Dew Family Day.  In addition to the MSCS Sprint Cars, the DIRTcar Modifieds will also be in action. Sunday will mark the second appearance ...

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American Red Cross blood drive in honor of INDYCAR driver James Hinchcliffe August 23 at World Wide Technology Raceway

August 8, 2019, St. Louis Region – The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on August 23 at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois. The INDYCAR Weekend blood drive, will run from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and will be held in honor of driver James Hinchcliffe, pilot of the No. 5 Arrow Schmidt Peterson Honda. The ...

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Annual St. Louis Speed Festival events lead into to August 24 Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at World Wide Technology Raceway

  August 8, 2019, St. Louis Region – The annual St. Louis Speed Festival is week of activities and parties that lead up to the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Axalta and Valvoline for the NTT IndyCar Series at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois.   Monday, August 12 – Bommarito Automotive Group Golf Tournament Whitmoor Country Club ...

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Mike Ruefer’s A-Team “Top 25” Dirt Late Model Ranking

July 2019 “Secretariat Edition” With the Summer and Southern Nationals over does that mean summer is over? Well not yet Bubba. We’ve got a lot of racing left and August starts the big bucks’ month so I’m expecting the rankings to get very interesting with kamikaze slide jobs and stone cold stunners. Nothing sends a driver spiraling out of control ...

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Brad Sweet Crew Chief leans of experience for championship run

ROAD ‘MORE’ TRAVELED: Crew Chief Prutzman Leans on Experience to Help Guide Sweet’s Championship Run Eric Prutzman talks being a World of Outlaws crew chief and reflects on his path to the position PEVELY, MO — July 31, 2019 — An imaginary orbital belt of numbers and equations can be seen circling Eric Prutzman’s head on any given race day. ...

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Sheppard Wins at Plymouth!

FIFTEEN CANDLES: SHEPPARD BAGS ANOTHER VICTORY, GOES BACK-TO-BACK AT PLYMOUTH   PLYMOUTH, WI – July 29, 2019 – It just keeps getting better for Rocket1 Racing. Just two days after an incredible last-lap pass to take the $30,000 victory in the Prairie Dirt Classic at Fairbury Speedway, Brandon Sheppard has won yet again. This time, leading all but two laps ...

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MOWA Sprints & POWRi Midgets Headline This Saturday’s Racing At Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway Set For Open Wheel Madness Saturday Night 410 Winged Sprints & National Midgets Headline Neal Tire & Auto Night (Macon, IL) Open wheel fans have a can’t miss show on tap this Saturday night, July 27 at Macon Speedway, as officials have a Sprint Car/Midget doubleheader on the card.  The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets were added to ...

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Lincoln Speedway Summer Nationals Take Two Set For Thursday Night

  Super Late Models, Modifieds, Pro Mods, & Street Stocks On Schedule LINCOLN, IL – July 24, 2019 – The DIRTcar Summer Nationals Late Models and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Features that were cut short by rain on Sunday, June 30, at Lincoln Speedway are set to be run this coming Thursday, July 25.  In addition to the make-up ...

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Lincoln IL Speedway Set To Reopen Sunday For Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Night

Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Night Coming To Lincoln Speedway Sunday Six Divisions Of Racing Action To Be Featured With Bonus Money On The Line (Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway, with a lot of help from organizer Terry Young, will be hosting the Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Night, featuring Macon and Springfield Speedways, this coming Sunday, July 21.  A racing reunion, free ...

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Taylorville IL Racing Set For 2019 Fair On Wednesday, July 24

6th Annual Christian County Fair Racing Event Coming Wednesday Night Larry’s Service Center NAPA Tripleheader Features Three Popular Divisions (Taylorville, IL) The 2019 Christian County Agricultural Fair opens up Tuesday July 23 and runs through July 27, but it’s Wednesday, July 24 that racing fans have marked on their schedules as three divisions of racing return.  The Taylorville, IL fair ...

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Owens rolls to victory in Round One of CMH Diamond Nationals at Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, Missouri (July 13, 2019) – Jimmy Owens returned to a familiar place Saturday night – victory lane at Lucas Oil Speedway. Owens, of Newport, Tennessee, dominated on his way to an eighth career victory at the track as he captured Night One of the 13th annual CMH Diamond Nationals Presented by Super Clean in front of a big crowd. ...

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