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Logue hops back into late model, victory lane in Miller Lite Twin 50’s

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – Kyle Logue still knows how to get around the legendary Macon Speedway high banks. Logue, who stepped away from full-time racing, hopped back into the action Saturday for the Mueller Distributing Miller Lite Beer Twin 50’s and grabbed the lead on a late restart before holding on for the Big Ten Series late model victory in the ...

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Lite Beer Twin 50’s run 50 lappers for late models, modifieds on IHOP Night

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – Buckle up for twice the fun when Mueller Distributing presents the Miller Lite Beer Twin 50’s on Saturday, July 14 at legendary Macon Speedway on IHOP Night. A pair of 50-lap features highlights the program with Midwest Big Ten Series late models and Billingsley Towing modifieds as the double-barrel main attraction. With the races longer than the ...

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Thomas Wires Midget Feature, Miller Steals the Show in Micros

Belleville, IL. – Tyler Thomas of Owasso, Oklahoma led every lap from the pole to claim his first POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series win of 2014 and Joe B. Miller took the win to snag his third POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series victory for the fourth and final night of Illinois SPEED week at the 1/5th mile ...

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Thorson Wins Midget Feature, Andruskevitch Scores First Micro Win of 2014

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Lincoln, IL. – Tanner Thorson of Minden, Nevada rallied from the seventh place starting position to claim his second career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series win of 2014 driving for Don Fike’s RFMS Racing and Aaron Andruskevitch of Riverton, Illinois stole the checkers to earn his first POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series victory of 2014 for night ...

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Hagen Steals Second 2014 POWRi Midget Victory, Flud Claims First Career POWRi Micro Win

Quincy, IL. – Darren Hagen of Riverside, California came from his fifth place starting position to take his second POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series win of 2014 and Frank Flud of Pryor, Oklahoma battled Chris Openshaw to take his first career POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series victory at the semi-banked ¼ mile Quincy Raceway. The event held ...

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The 2014 POWRi Illinois SPEED Week is set for Four Nights of Racing

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MILLSTADT, IL – The 2014 POWRi Illinois SPEED Week is set to run four events in four nights at four different tracks. La st year’s Illinois SPEED Week brought out some of the world’s best midget and micro drivers, with Christopher Bell ultimately being crowned the 2013 POWRi Illinois SPEED Week Midget Champion while Cale Thomas was crowned the 2013 ...

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Nevitt Memorial, POWRi midgets featured on IHOP Night

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – IHOP drops the green flag on a fabulous night of racing at Macon Speedway Saturday, when the faster pastor race is renamed the B.G. Nevitt Memorial and the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series makes its return to the legendary dirt oval. Nevitt will be remembered as Faster Pastor Night is renamed in his honor. The event’s ...

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Riech ends long dry spell with street stocks victory at Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – It had been a long time since Thomas Riech of Springfield made it to victory lane at Macon Speedway. How long? He knew the date. It was Aug. 26, 2006. After a thrilling race at Macon Speedway Saturday, the Springfield driver held off Bobby Beiler in the street stocks division for the victory and a long overdue ...

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Faster Pastor renamed B.G. Nevitt Memorial at Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

          MACON, Ill. – B.G. Nevitt knew his way around a race track. That’s just one reason by Macon Speedway will rename the Faster Pastor Night as the B.G. Nevitt Memorial on Saturday, June 7, when IHOP Night features the Nevitt Memorial, a celebration of Nevitt’s life and POWRi midgets. The defending champion of the Faster ...

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Ticket specials on Casey’s General Stores/Armed Forces Night

Macon Speedway

            MACON, Ill. – Casey’s General Store teamed up with Macon Speedway for Casey’s General Stores/Armed Forces Night at the legendary fifth-mile high-banked oval on Saturday, May 31, when fans and soldiers can take advantage of special pricing on general admission tickets. Vouchers for $2 off admission are available at participating Decatur area Casey’s General ...

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Day grabs win in Beach House Mini-Sprints on Raminator Night

Macon Speedway

               MACON, Ill. – When leader Aaron Andruskevitch fell out of the race with mechanical trouble, Tyler Day took over the lead and held  on for the win in the Beach House Mini-Sprints feature race during Bob Brady Auto Mall Raminator Night at Macon Speedway Saturday. Day, of Atwood, stayed to the high side and ...

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Sunoco American Late Model series hits Macon Speedway on Memorial Day

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – Memorial Day reminds us to honor all fallen soldiers and give thanks for the freedom they provided us. We play Taps and decorate gravestones to remember the greatest gift given by these brave service men and women. The three-day weekend also serves as the unofficial start to summer, when we fire up the grill and start thinking ...

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Bob Brady Raminator Night set to shake Macon Speedway Saturday

Macon Speedway

                  MACON, Ill. – Get Ram tough when Bob Brady Auto Mall Raminator Night takes center stage with an exciting exhibition by the monster truck in addition to racing in seven Macon Speedway classes Saturday during a doubleheader weekend. On Monday, Macon Speedway continues its Memorial Day tradition with the Sunoco American ...

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POWRi doubleheader at Macon Speedway postponed because of saturated grounds

Macon Speedway

            MACON, Ill. – After periodic rains hit Macon Speedway for much of the week, saturated grounds forced a postponement of the DynaGraphics POWRi Doubleheader scheduled for Saturday at the historic track. The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and the Outlaw Micros race at Lincoln Speedway on June 6 and Macon Speedway on June ...

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Three Feature Events Scheduled in Two Nights of Racing for the POWRi Midgets and Micros

POWRi

MILLSTADT, IL – Coming off an impressive night of racing at the Belleville Bash, POWRi will head to Fayette County Speedway in Brownstown, IL on Friday, May 16th. The midgets and micros were unable to race at the ¼ mile dirt high-banked oval during the 2013 season due to scheduling conflicts. However, past feature winners at Fayette County Speedway include ...

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POWRi midgets ready for Macon Speedway doubleheader

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series rolls into Macon Speedway for a sensational night of racing Saturday on DynaGraphics Night. After rain cut short the program last month, the POWRi midgets and outlaw micros face a wild doubleheader on the fifth-mile high-banked Macon Speedway dirt oval. The POWRi series will hold features in midget and micro ...

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Dively takes Big Ten late model win at Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – Brian Dively knows his way around the Macon Speedway fifth-mile oval. The Springfield driver has spent years on the historic track. So it’s no surprise that Dively charged the front and collected the UMP Midwest Big Ten Series late model feature race Saturday on Teacher’s Appreciation Night, sponsored by The Teacher’s Lounge. The win allowed Dively  to ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Tenth in Lucas Oil Series Points Following Tripleheader Weekend

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb, Jr. and his #28 team competed in a trio of Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tilts in the states of Illinois and Kentucky from May 1-3. Things kicked off on Thursday at the mighty Macon Speedway in Macon, Illinois, as the ‘St. Louis U-Pic-A-Part 100’ boasted a hefty $12,000 payday. Dennis timed in sixth quickest ...

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