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World Wide Technology Raceway statement regarding date change for the NTT IndyCar Series Bommarito Automotive Group 500

March 26, 2020, St. Louis Region – Earlier today, the NTT IndyCar Series announced schedule changes which  involved both the Indianapolis 500 and World Wide Technology Raceway. As a result, the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 now will take place on Sunday, August 30, 2020.   “The current situation requires that everyone be fluid, solve problems and work together,” said WWTR ...

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Mother Road Rendezvous nostalgia weekend May 8-9 at World Wide Technology Raceway

Nostalgia drag racing, rockabilly concert, traditional hot rod and custom car show, pin-up girl contest, vintage camper corral, vintage car and parts swap meet March 4, 2020, St. Louis Region – World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois and Illinois South Tourism will present the annual Mother Road Rendezvous nostalgia weekend on May 8-9. WWTR, located just five minutes from ...

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NASCAR Truck Series 200 at World Wide Technology Raceway now kicks off the 2020 championship playoffs

WWTR is first race in Round of 10 after NASCAR expands playoffs to 10 teams  January 21, 2020, St. Louis Region – The 2020 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series iHeart 200 at World Wide Technology Raceway underwent an exciting new change today – for the third time. First, the race was moved from June to August to create ...

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World Wide Technology Raceway releases 2020 special events schedule

Complete 2020 schedule to be released at St. Louis Auto Show in January  December 9, 2019, St. Louis Region – Officials at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, today released its 2020 special events schedule for the 340-acre complex that is home to NASCAR, INDYCAR and NHRA racing in the St. Louis-Metro East region. Please note: This is not ...

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Six-race WWTR SuperStar Bracket Series to debut in 2020

$10,000 to win each day; Series to be contested over two three-day weekends December 5, 2019, St. Louis Region – Officials at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, have announced the addition of the new Midwest SuperStar Bracket Series to its 2020 track schedule. The series, which will pay $10,000 to the winner of each day’s bracket event, will consist ...

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Langdon, Torrence, Enders and Stoffer Win at AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at WWT Raceway

Shawn Langdon (Funny Car), Billy Torrence (Top Fuel), Erica Enders (Pro Stock) and Karen Stoffer (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were all winners at the 8th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at World Wide Raceway at Gateway. Click here for race action photos – Round One Click here for race action photos – Round Two Click here for race action photos ...

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WWT Raceway at Gateway – NHRA Elimination Round Updates

Again large crowds came out to watch NHRA Eliminations at WWT Raceway / Gateway. Click here for race action photos – Round One Click here for race action photos – Round Two Click here for race action photos – Semi Finals Click here for race action photos – Finals Funny Car Finals Shawn Langdon wins his first 2-wide victory. He ...

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NHRA Saturday Updates From Gateway – Another Sell-out

Once again, race fans from the vicinity came out in large numbers to watch the best NHRA drag strip racers at World Wide Technology Raceway. Saturday, for the fourth time in its history at WWT Raceway, the NHRA race had a sell-out. “The St. Louis racing community continues to show the world that they are a die-hard racing town,”  said ...

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NHRA Returns To WWT Raceway at Gateway This Weekend – Race Facts

WHAT: Eighth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals, the 20th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series and the second of six races in the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs. Drivers in four categories – Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle – earn points leading to 2019 NHRA Mello ...

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Eighth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals September 27-29 at World Wide Technology Raceway

St. Louis-Metro East Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event crucial to playoff contenders  August 29, 2019, St. Louis Region — The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series roars back to the St. Louis-Metro East region September 27-29 for the eighth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois. The world’s biggest names in ...

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Sato Wins Bommarito Automotive Group 500

Takuma Sato shocked the field by winning the Bommarito Automotive Group 500, his 5th career win, 2nd win this year. “Incredible win,” said Sato. “So happy to be racing for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing” Click here for race action photos Last week Sato received some criticism last week for being involved in an accident that took out season championship contender ...

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Davis Wins NASCAR K&N Pro Series East & West Monaco 125

Spencer Davis won NASCAR K&N Pro Series East & West Monaco 125 presented by West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame at World Wide Technology Raceway.  This was his first win of 2019. Click here for race action photos Many caution laps caused race officials end the race after lap 98 in order to keep on time for the main ...

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Cabre Wins Pole for K&N Pro Series Race at Gateway

For the fifth time in his career and third time this season, Chase Cabre will lead the K&N Pro Series to green and roll off first. He earned the pole for the Monaco Cocktails Gateway Classic 125 presented by the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame at Worldwide Technology Raceway at Gateway with a quick lap of 32.882 seconds ...

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Stanley Cup, St. Louis Blues coming to World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway

It is the most coveted prize in the history of professional ice hockey. Born in 1893, the NHL’s Stanley Cup is the oldest existing trophy to be awarded to a professional sports franchise and in 2019 it was presented for the first time to the St. Louis Blues. And now it is coming to World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, ...

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Today’s IndyCar Bommarito Automotive Group 500 World Wide Raceway at Gateway – Race Facts

Track: World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway, a 1.25-mile oval in Madison, Illinois Race distance: 248 laps / 310 miles 2018 race winner: Will Power (No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet) 2018 pole winner: Scott Dixon (No. 9 PNC Bank Chip Ganassi Racing Honda), field set by entrant points after qualifications were canceled by rain. One-lap qualifying record: Will Power, ...

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NASCAR K&N Race At WWT Raceway Today

The St. Louis-Metro East region is not immune to storms. It’s seen its share of big ones. Think of Saturday’s NASCAR race at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, as a Carolina hurricane and a Texas twister, coming from opposite directions and headed for the same piece of real estate. True, the  NASCAR K&N Pro Series East & West ...

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Newgarden Wins Pole For Bommarito Automotive Group 500

MADISON, Ill. (August 24, 2019) – In a season where every championship point figures to matter in determining the winner, Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden was pleased to add another point in NTT P1 Award qualifying Friday at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway. Newgarden earned the NTT IndyCar Series point by winning the pole for Saturday night’s Bommarito Automotive Group 500 ...

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