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Fresh Off FALS Late Model Championship, Ryan Unzicker Heads to DuQuoin Looking for Initial ARCA Menards Series Dirt Victory

The Illinois boys – Springfield’s Kelly Kovski (No. 16 Schnap Sewer Service Chevrolet) and El Paso’s Ryan Unzicker (No. 24 RJR Transportation Toyota) – are headed to DuQuoin to carry on their momentum from their last appearance in the ARCA Menards Series at Springfield. Both spent the entire day among the top ten throughout the first of two annual dirt ...

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$5 Grandstand Admission To Pack Stands At Lincoln Speedway Brandt Finale Friday Night

(Lincoln, IL) The time has come for the 2019 Brandt Season Finale at Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, IL and fans will be treated to a great night of entertainment for just $5. In addition to the very affordable ticket prices Friday, August 30, $5 food/drink combos will be sold in the concession stand.  Six divisions of racing are set to ...

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Ken Schrader to Make 14th Career ARCA Menards Series Appearance at DuQuoin in Saturday Night’s Southern Illinois 100

Four-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series winner and 18-time ARCA Menards Series winner Ken Schrader will make his first appearance with the ARCA Menards Series since last June when he straps in for the Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin on Saturday night. Schrader will pilot his familiar No. 52 Federated Auto Parts Ford in what will be his 83rd career ...

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Fayette County Speedway Results – 8/24/19

Fayette County Speedway

A-MODIFIED DIVISION HEAT #1 1. 28 MICHAEL BOLYARD 2. 22 WADE WENTHE 3. 662 JOEY LEE 4. 94 JOHN SCOTT 5. 118 DUSTIN ATCHISON 6. 71 RAYCE BAKERN DNF 7. 59R JACOB REXING DNS HEAT #2 1. 99 HUNT GOSSMUN 2. 24H MIKE HARRISON 3. 18 TOMMY SEETS JR 4. 88 ROB LEE 5. 87Z ZEB MOAKE 6. 24S RIGEL ...

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Larry Phillips Memorial for MLRA Series set for Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, Missouri (August 27, 2019) – After crowning season champions in the Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series, Lucas Oil Speedway charges into a stretch of special events over the next two months. First up is Saturday’s Lucas Oil MLRA Larry Phillips Memorial Presented by Rugged Radios. The region’s top Late Model drivers will chase a $5,075 winner’s check in ...

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USAC DOUBLEHEADER HISTORY COMES ALIVE FRIDAY AT TRI-CITY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Granite City, Illinois (August 27, 2019)………The USAC doubleheader.  An opportunity for a racer to showcase his or her versatile skills in multiple disciplines on one track in a single night.  The chance for a rare breed to accomplish what so few individuals have done before them by succeeding and winning in both.   ...

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TED HORN 100 MARKS Du QUOIN SWAN SONG FOR HARDY BOYS

By Jay Hardin (Track Enterprises Staff)   Du Quoin, Illinois (August 27, 2019)………All good things eventually come to an end.  One of the better things in USAC history has been the entry of Decatur, Illinois’ Dave Hardy.  Hardy is one of the few entrants in the sport who can say he has been behind the efforts of a USAC Stock ...

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Ashton Winger Wins Michael Head Jr. Memorial; Farmer City, Fairbury and Eldora Next on the Schedule

Hampton, Georgia (8/27/19) – Winning in dominant fashion, Ashton Winger drove his Johnny Doan Plumbing No. 12 E-Z-Go/ Keyser Manufacturing/ XR1 Rocket Chassis/ Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model to the $5,454 victory in Saturday night’s Michael Head Jr. Memorial at Senoia Raceway. The win marked his second Southern All Star triumph of 2019, and his sixth overall triumph. “We’ve ...

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Kelly Kovski Leads Illinois Boys into ARCA Menards Series Action at DuQuoin

In the 1960s, a small group of upstart drivers from Alabama earned a deserved reputation whenever they would pull into the dark, dusty short tracks of the south. Bobby and Donnie Allison, Charles “Red” Farmer, and later on Neil Bonnett would travel throughout the big money races and take away the lion’s share of the purse from the local racers. ...

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RUMBLE IN FORT WAYNE TO CONTINUE RICH HISTORY

FORT WAYNE, IN (Aug. 27) – An indoor racing tradition that planted its roots on January 6, 1956 returns to Fort Wayne this year over the weekend of December 27 and 28 with the running of the Rumble in Fort Wayne XXII.   That historic day marked the birth of the nationally known United States Auto Club (USAC) with a ...

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USAC MIDGETS ROCK GRANITE CITY THIS FRIDAY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Granite City, Illinois (August 26, 2019)………USAC’s NOS Energy Drink National Midget division has a history with Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Ill. that goes back nearly six decades, dating to Danny Frye’s win in 1961 to Tyler Courtney’s triumph in May of this year.   Yes, the names have changed since then, the ...

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Daryn Klein, Tim Montgomery, Tyler Nicely & Tim Nash take St. Francois County Raceway Bull Ring Roundup wins!

8/24/19 UMP Late Models Heat 1 Driver Nbr Start Finish 1 Daryn Klein 10 2 1 2 Dewayne Kiefer 0 1 2 3 Mason Oberkramer 93 6 3 4 David Jumper 2J 3 4 5 Mark Voigt 30 7 5 6 Mike Hammerle 16H 5 6 7 Scott Buorland 68 4 7 Heat 2 Driver Nbr Start Finish 1 Rusty ...

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ARCA Menards Series Rookie Corey Heim Reloaded for Another Run at ARCA Dirt Track Victory at DuQuoin

With two miles to go in the Allen Crowe 100 at Springfield, it looked like Corey Heim (No. 22 Speedway Children’s Charities Ford) was sitting pretty. He was in second place, right alongside leader Michael Self (No. 25 Sinclair Lubricants Toyota) as the field was readying for a two-lap dash to the checkered flag. When the green waved, Self took ...

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TED HORN 100 BRINGS MAGIC TO THE Du QUOIN MILE SUNDAY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Du Quoin, Illinois (August 26, 2019)………The Du Quoin State Fairgrounds have been a staple on the AAA and USAC Championship Car racing trail since 1948.  Seven decades later, the spectacular sight of a full field of USAC Silver Crown cars rumbling down the front stretch of the one-mile dirt oval in southern Illinois ...

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Tri-City Speedway (Granite City, IL) Set For Friday Night USAC National Doubleheader

USAC SPRINT CAR SHOWDOWN FRIDAY IN GRANITE CITY   By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (August 26, 2019)………Just a little over three months since the series’ last visit, the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship makes its return to Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois this Friday night, August 30, for the Brandt River Town Showdown, a ...

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Quincy Raceway Results – 8/25/19

Note that most features were rained out. These are feature lineups. B Modifieds A Feature 1: Lineup 18 laps | 00:00:00 Start Driver Hometown Car 1 Austin Poage Hannibal, MO 13A 2 Tyler Burton Quincy, IL 22B 3 Brandon Lambert Carthage, IL 14L 4 Austen Becerra Carthage, IL 22 5 Michael Goodwin Quincy, IL 63G 6 Adam Birck Canton, MO ...

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Spoon River Speedway Results – 8/24/19

8/24/19 DIRTCAR PRO LATE MODEL RESULTS   HEAT # 1 FEATURE 1 Logan Moody 1 Logan Moody 2 Kasey Helm 2 Bill Knippenberg 3 Troy Overstreet 3 Troy Overstreet 4 Kevin Seago 4 Michael Marden HEAT # 2 5 Andy Minett 6 Kelly Jones 1 Bill Knippenberg 7 Kasey Helm 2 Michael Marden 8 Kevin Seago 3 Andy Minett 9 ...

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Florence Speedway Results – 8/24/19

Florence Speedway

Late Models 1st HEAT FINISH 10 LAP 1 5n DUSTIN NOBBE 2 83 SCOTT JAMES 3 32 CHAD STAPLETON 4 1am AUSTYN MILLS 5 12 ROGER WILLIAMS 6 w13 JASON WHITAKER 7 8 CURT ADDISON 8 40 STEVE CARPENTER 9 JJ2 JOSH WILLIAMS 2nd HEAT FINISH 10 LAP 1 9 CHRIS SHANNON 2 11 JOSH RICE 3 19 CHAD SMITH ...

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