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USAC HALL OF FAME CEREMONY WEDNESDAY AT BC39

    Speedway, Indiana (September 1, 2019)………The eighth USAC Hall of Fame ceremony will be held at The Dirt Track at IMS on the opening night, Wednesday, September 4, of the Driven2SaveLives BC39 powered by NOS Energy Drink between events for the second running of the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget event.   The Hall of fame ceremonies will ...

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FAST FACTS: ARCA Menards Series Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin State Fair

FAST FACTS: SOUTHERN ILLINOIS 100 Where: Magic Mile, DuQuoin State Fair, DuQuoin, Illinois When: 9 pm ET/8 pm CT, Saturday, August 31, 2019 Television: MAVTV, Live Track Length: 1 mile Most Recent Winner: Logan Seavey, September 3, 2018, 66.330 miles per hour Most Recent Pole Winner: Sheldon Creed, September 3, 2018, 113.190 miles per hour Track Qualifying Record: Sheldon Creed, ...

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TRI-CITY USAC DOUBLEHEADER CANCELLED

Granite City, Illinois (August 30, 2019)………Friday’s USAC doubleheader featuring USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars and NOS Energy Drink National Midgets has been cancelled. Officials with Track Enterprises, USAC and Tri City Speedway have agreed due to the predicted forecast throughout the afternoon and evening it would be in the best interest of the drivers, teams along with the race fans ...

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TED HORN 100 ENTRY LIST REVEALED

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Du Quoin, Illinois (August 28, 2019)………Eight past Ted Horn 100 winners are among the 37 drivers prepared for action in this Sunday’s USAC Silver Crown Champ Car Series race at the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds in southern Illinois.   Chris Windom (Canton, Ill.) has captured two of the last three Ted Horn ...

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THORSON TABBED FOR DYSON’S RIDE AT Du QUOIN

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Du Quoin, Illinois (August 28, 2019)………Tanner Thorson, the 2016 USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget champion, has been named the driver of the Chris Dyson Racing No. 9 for this Sunday’s USAC Silver Crown Champ Car Series Ted Horn 100 at the Du Quoin (Ill.) State Fairgrounds on September 1.   Thorson ...

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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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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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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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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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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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Macon IL Speedway Saturday Night Results – 8/24/19

Macon Speedway

Zaragoza’s Last Lap Pass Steals Feature  By BZ   (Macon, IL) Rudy Zaragoza’s Street Stock was all over the place most of the night at Macon Speedway. The car was loose and sometimes out of control. An 11th-place starting spot in the 15-lap Archer’s Alley Street Stock feature didn’t look too likely that his 67R would be gracing victory lane ...

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COURTNEY THE KING OF SMACKDOWN VIII AT KOKOMO

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Kokomo, Indiana (August 24, 2019)………After positioning himself as King of the Hill earlier in the evening to earn a starting spot on the pole position for the feature, Tyler Courtney emerged as king of the mountaintop with his Smackdown VIII victory Saturday night, leading all 40 laps to join three-time winner Dave ...

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