(Peoria, IL) Steve Lance, Jr. had twice the fun at Peoria Speedway Monday night, charging to victories in both the Crate and UMP Super Late Model divisions. Lance pocketed $3,000 for the two wins in the Chuck Barnes-promoted “Spring Fling”, which had been rained out Sunday night. Lance dominated the Crate Late Model race, leading flag-to-flag in a 2-race old ...Read More »
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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM MACON SPEEDWAY! By Brett Zerfowski (Macon, IL) Brandon Sheppard of New Berlin has quickly risen to the top of the Late Model circuit in the Midwest. Following in his father’s (Steve Sheppard, Jr.) footsteps, Brandon has finished many nights with checkered flag in hand and the victory photo. On Memorial Day, he would ...Read More »
The May 27, 2011 Special Show at Fayette County Speedway will feature the Monster Energy Sprint Car Series 410 winged sprints! Additional classes running are Crate Late Models, Modifieds, Street Stocks, Hornets and Team Cars. Gates open at 5 p.m., draw closes at 7 p.m., hot laps are at 7 p.m. and racing immediately follows hot laps. Pit Pass – ...Read More »
(Peoria, IL) Mike Mullvain can build a mean race engine, but he also proved at Peoria Speedway Saturday night he can wheel a dirt late model. Mullvain, who builds race engines for a living, utilized one of his own power plants to dominate the UMP Late Model feature, leading flag-to-flag for his first win of the season after starting on ...Read More »
Wes Steidinger takes NALMS win at Farmer City! Jeff Leka, Jason Harms, Jeremy Nichols, Nick Macklin & Kenny Butterfield also get wins!
Late Models – Feature Finish Start Car Driver Hometown Points 1 1 94 Wes Steidinger Fairbury , Il 40.00 2 2 35 Derek Chandler Pontiac , Il 38.00 3 4 24 Ryan Unzicker El Paso, Il 36.00 4 3 B5 Brandon Sheppard New Berlin, Il 34.00 5 5 6K Michael Kloos – 32.00 6 6 B12 Kevin Weaver Gibson City, ...Read More »
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FAYETTE COUNTY SPEEDWAY! Results from the Sunday April 17 show (we were rained out Friday April 15) are below. UMP DIRTcar Modified – 32 cars Heat 1 1. 21S Denny Schwartz 2. 98C Cole Hussong 3. 42 Steve Lach 4. 32K Chris Wilson Heat 2 1. 22S Chad Kinder 2. 4J Scott Weber 3. ...Read More »
By Brett Zerfowski (Macon, IL) Brandon Sheppard has won plenty of races in his very young career. His father Steve Sheppard, Jr., a former Macon Speedway Late Model track champion, has helped lead his racing career to one of the elite drivers in central Illinois. Saturday night, Sheppard was simply the best. Of the 19 qualifying Chevrolet Late Models, Brandon ...Read More »
Scott Weber, Nate Zimmer, Mark Oller, Rob Shaw and Sefton & Pruitt take wins at Fayette County Speedway!
April 8th, 2011 UMP DIRTcar Modified – 19 cars Heat 1 1. 4J Scott Weber 2. 3F Rob Fuqua 3. N59 Chad Evans 4. 20 Cody Clark Heat 2 1. 808 Kelby Simmons 2. B1 Larry Anderson 3. 1A Aaron Draege 4. 5L Larry Lambert Heat 3 1. 24H Mike Harrison 2. G1 Gabe Menser 3. 28 Michael Bolyard 4. ...Read More »
Brian Shirley, Jay Ledford, Travis Johnson, Casey Gernantz, Dave Crawley, Jr. and Ryan Guyett take wins at Farmer City Raceway!
Late Models – Feature Finish Start Car Driver Hometown Points 1 1 3S Brian Shirley Chatham , Il 40.00 2 9 99 Frank Heckenhast Jr University , Il 38.00 3 3 89 Mike Spatola Manhattan , Il 36.00 4 2 9 Eric Smith Shirley , Il 34.00 5 7 B5 Brandon Sheppard New Berlin, Il 32.00 6 5 24 Ryan ...Read More »
April 1st, 2011 UMP DIRTcar Modified (23 cars) Heat 1 1. 20 Cody Clark 2. 24H Mike Harrison 3. T9 Ryan Thomas 4. 808 Kelby Simmons Heat 2 1. 4J Scott Weber 2. G1 Gabe Menser 3. 42 McKay Wenger 4. 22 Chad Kinder Heat 3 1. 05 Dave Weitholder 2. E55 Chad Sellers 3. Bud1 Larry Anderson 4. 05X ...Read More »
BROWNSTOWN, IL – Fayette County Speedway, a high-banked, large 1/4-mile dirt oval located on the Fayette County Fairgrounds in Brownstown, Ill. is gearing up for the 2011 season. The Season Opener is scheduled for Friday, April 1 (weather permitting). The 2011 Schedule includes racing programs most Friday evenings April through August. Additional events may be added to the schedule in ...Read More »
By: Chris Nunn Dillan White and Tim Rivers led the field to the green in the Late Model main event, with White leading lap one over Rivers. Chad Stapleton took second from Rivers, bringing Jason Smith with him to third on lap two just as the caution flew for Duane Chamberlain who had looped his mount in turn two. On ...Read More »
Look for an all new website for Clay County Speedway to be online within a few days at www.claycountyspeedwayracing.com. Weekly racing will feature Non-Wing Sprints, UMP DIRTcar Modifieds, UMP DIRTcar Pro Crate Late Models, UMP DIRTcar Street Stocks & Hornets CLAY COUNTY SPEEDWAY TENTATIVE SCHEDULE SAT APRIL 2 -TEST AND TUNE 1:00PM TILL DARK “FREE HOT DOGS IN PITS BETWEEN ...Read More »
Schedule 2011 Sat 26-Mar Practice Day (Possible race IL Lightning Sprints??) ( Pits: 2pm, Practice 4-9pm) Sun 3-Apr UMP “4th Annual Don Bohlander Tribute” Late Models ( LM, Mod, Hornets) (Pits 3:30pm; HL=5pm) Sat 9-Apr Local, UMP. UMP Points (LM, Mod, Pro Street, Hornets) Limited LM (Pits 3:30pm; HL=5pm) Sat 16-Apr Local, UMP. UMP Points (LM, Mod, Pro Street, Hornets) ...Read More »