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Nichols Continues Domination Of Springfield Mile In Sportsman Class

(Springfield, IL) One of the best fields of Sportsman cars in recent memory was on hand for the 2017 edition of the Sportsman Nationals at the Illinois State Fair.  Despite the strong contingent, the end result remained the same, as Lovington, IL driver, Jeremy Nichols became the third 5-time winner of the event. While 21 [...]

By | 2017-09-08T15:58:03+00:00 August 20th, 2017|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Nichols Continues Domination Of Springfield Mile In Sportsman Class

​Kimmel Looking to Add to Second Generation Winners at Illinois State Fair

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff Springfield, IL August 16, 2017-Sellersburg, Indiana’s Will Kimmel hasn’t reached his 30th birthday yet he is celebrating his 10th season in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menard’s.  Will continues to attempt to become a ‘generational’ winner in the ARCA racing series, grandpa Bill Sr. was a three-time ARCA [...]

By | 2017-08-16T14:05:18+00:00 August 16th, 2017|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on ​Kimmel Looking to Add to Second Generation Winners at Illinois State Fair

Illini Windom Seeks History And Title In Bettenhausen 100

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff Springfield, IL August 6, 2017 –Chris Windom grew up near the Illinois River in Canton, about 70 miles from the state capitol home to the Illinois State Fair, the World’s Fastest One Mile Dirt Track and the famous Bettenhausen 100 championship race.  The mile dirt track is the one [...]

By | 2017-08-15T08:44:54+00:00 August 15th, 2017|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Illini Windom Seeks History And Title In Bettenhausen 100

55th Running Of The Herr’s Potato Chips 100 Coming August 20

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (July 26, 2017) - The Herr's Potato Chips 100 national championship stock car race at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, featuring the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, is turning 55. The 55th running of the Herr's Potato Chips 100, one of the capital city's largest sporting events, takes center stage on [...]

By | 2017-08-09T08:39:11+00:00 August 9th, 2017|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on 55th Running Of The Herr’s Potato Chips 100 Coming August 20

Popular State Fair Racing Just Weeks Away

Springfield Mile Features USAC, ARCA, & Sportsman The 2017 Illinois State Fair in Springfield opens its doors in just a week and a half, which means that race fans everywhere are putting together their travel plans for the historic races at the Springfield Mile.  The racing action takes center stage each and every year on [...]

By | 2017-07-27T18:22:39+00:00 July 27th, 2017|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Popular State Fair Racing Just Weeks Away

4th Annual Christian County Fair Race Coming Wednesday

Larry's Service Center NAPA Tripleheader Features NASCAR Driver And Three Popular Divisions The 2017 Christian County Agricultural Fair opens up Tuesday July 25 and runs through July 29, but it's Wednesday, July 26 that racing fans have marked on their schedules as three divisions of racing return.  The Taylorville, IL fair put racing back on [...]

By | 2017-07-24T11:30:19+00:00 July 24th, 2017|DIRTcar UMP, News|Comments Off on 4th Annual Christian County Fair Race Coming Wednesday

Herr Foods To Sponsor ARCA Dirt Mile Race At Springfield

TOLEDO, Ohio (May 9, 2017) -- Officials from the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) and Herr Foods Inc. announced today that the Pennsylvania-based snack food producer will become the race entitlement sponsor of ARCA’s annual event at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Illinois. The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards “Herr’s Potato Chips [...]

By | 2017-05-09T13:42:16+00:00 May 9th, 2017|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds|Comments Off on Herr Foods To Sponsor ARCA Dirt Mile Race At Springfield

USAC’s “The Week Of Indy” Just Over Two Months Away

Huge Discount Available Via Superticket For the second straight year, USAC and Track Enterprises have combined forces for "The Week Of Indy", three big events leading up to the Indy 500.  This year's events will be Wednesday-Friday, May 24-26.  The three night show features open wheel cars from the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car tour [...]

By | 2017-03-16T14:40:07+00:00 March 16th, 2017|DIRTcar UMP, Indiana State Fairgrounds, News, Terre Haute Action Track, USAC|Comments Off on USAC’s “The Week Of Indy” Just Over Two Months Away

Ken Schrader To Run Mid-American Stock Car Series Events In May

Series Will Visit Indiana Fairgrounds & Lucas Oil Raceway As announced in early January, the Mid-American Stock Car Series will be heading from Wisconsin to Central Indiana to compete in a dirt-asphalt doubleheader during the month of May.  Adding to the fun will be the addition of retired NASCAR star, Ken Schrader, who will be [...]

By | 2017-03-02T11:40:42+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Indiana State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Ken Schrader To Run Mid-American Stock Car Series Events In May

Midwest Big Ten Series Releases 2017 Schedules

Super Late Models, Pro Late Models, & Street Stocks On The Docket Midwest Big Ten Series officials have announced the 2017 schedules for all three divisions of racing.  This year, drivers, teams, and fans will see many of the same popular Illinois venues along with the addition of one more.  The Midwest Big Ten Series [...]

By | 2017-01-18T15:50:48+00:00 January 18th, 2017|DIRTcar UMP, Lincoln Speedway, Macon Speedway, News|Comments Off on Midwest Big Ten Series Releases 2017 Schedules