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GRANT GETS IT; WINS BETTENHAUSEN 100 FOR FIRST SILVER CROWN WIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Springfield, Illinois………Justin Grant was fully aware of the situation at hand on the final restart of Saturday’s “Bettenhausen 100” at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. The Ione, California native had the nose of the white No. 63 driven by the two-time USAC Silver Crown champ and winner of the last [...]

By | 2017-09-08T10:20:34+00:00 August 19th, 2017|Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on GRANT GETS IT; WINS BETTENHAUSEN 100 FOR FIRST SILVER CROWN WIN

​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

Lucas Oil Raceway Indianapolis Set To Begin Big Race Weekend Thursday & Friday

USAC, ARCA, CRA, and Hall of Fame Ceremonies Scheduled (Indianapolis, IN) Stars from all across the country, in several types of racecars, will converge on Lucas Oil Raceway this coming Thursday and Friday, July 20-21 for a double header of racing.  Open wheel Thursday night thunder will feature the USAC Silver Crown Series Champ Cars [...]

By | 2017-07-19T17:01:48+00:00 July 19th, 2017|ARCA, News, USAC|Comments Off on Lucas Oil Raceway Indianapolis Set To Begin Big Race Weekend Thursday & Friday

All-ARCA double header July 21 at Lucas Oil Raceway

Discounted tickets on sale at area Menards TOLEDO, Ohio (June 21, 2017) – The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards and ARCA/CRA Super Series will share the stage for an all-ARCA double header Friday night, July 21 at Lucas Oil Raceway. The 100-lap ARCA/CRA Super Series race will kick off the big night of stock [...]

By | 2017-07-13T18:15:06+00:00 July 13th, 2017|ARCA, News, USAC|Comments Off on All-ARCA double header July 21 at Lucas Oil Raceway

ARCA Preparing For Shore Lunch 250, June 3 In Minnesota

TOLEDO, Ohio (May 29, 2017) – After a three-year hiatus, the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards will return to Elko Speedway Saturday, June 3 for the Shore Lunch 250. ARCA practice and General Tire Pole Qualifying will precede the 250-lap feature event, which is scheduled for live broadcast coverage on MAVTV. Discounted tickets for [...]

By | 2017-05-29T10:14:28+00:00 May 29th, 2017|ARCA, News|Comments Off on ARCA Preparing For Shore Lunch 250, June 3 In Minnesota

Kody Swanson Seizes The Moment At Lucas Oil Carb Night

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Brownsburg, Indiana……… Lately, it seems every victory Kody Swanson captures sets a new standard in the USAC Silver Crown record book. Friday night’s “Carb Night Classic” at Lucas Oil Raceway was no exception as the Californian led all 100 laps from the pole to surpass J.J. Yeley and join [...]

By | 2017-05-27T12:29:35+00:00 May 27th, 2017|News, USAC|Comments Off on Kody Swanson Seizes The Moment At Lucas Oil Carb Night