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Enfinger Puts GMS Racing In Victory Lane Again

(DUQUOIN, IL – September 7, 2015) – Chalk up another victory in 2015 for Grant Enfinger. The Fairhope, Ala. native used a pass on the first green-white-checkered lap to get by Kyle Weatherman to earn his fifth win of 2015 and keep him in the driver’s seat to be the 2015 series champion. Weatherman led [...]

By | September 8th, 2015|ARCA, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Enfinger Puts GMS Racing In Victory Lane Again

COCKRUM CAPTURES SECOND-STRAIGHT “TED HORN 100” VICTORY

Du Quoin, Illinois…….Shane Cockrum backed up his “Ted Horn 100” win from last year on the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds “Magic Mile” with a convincing victory on Sunday night. The local Benton, Illinois driver again pleased the partisan crowd as he led the final 33 laps on his way to a 4.474-second victory in the [...]

By | September 8th, 2015|DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on COCKRUM CAPTURES SECOND-STRAIGHT “TED HORN 100” VICTORY

Much Anticipated Race Weekend Has Arrived In Southern Illinois

DuQuoin State Fair To Close Out With Sunday & Monday Events The tradition continues this Labor Day weekend, as the roar of racing engines will echo through the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds in DuQuoin, IL on Sunday and Monday, September 6 & 7.  Three top tier divisions will be thrilling fans, young and old with Sunday's [...]

By | September 5th, 2015|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Much Anticipated Race Weekend Has Arrived In Southern Illinois

Driver Versatility Big Part of DuQuoin Motorsports History

DuQuoin, IL (September 1, 2015)-by Jay Hardin Track Enterprises When A.J. Fike drove to victory lane in the SuperChevyStores.com-Allen Crowe 100 ARCA Racing Series event at the Illinois State Fair two weeks ago, he walked into the auto racing history books in front of a live TV audience as one of a select group of [...]

By | September 4th, 2015|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Driver Versatility Big Part of DuQuoin Motorsports History

Frank Kimmel Set to Make 500th Career ARCA Start

Concord, NC (September 1, 2015) – Over the course of his illustrious career, 10-time Champion Frank Kimmel has etched his name into the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards record books more times than any other driver – he’s unquestionably the most identifiable driver in series history. Kimmel, driver of the No.25 Ansell-Menards Toyota and [...]

By | September 1st, 2015|ARCA, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Frank Kimmel Set to Make 500th Career ARCA Start

Local Illinois favorite Cockrum doing the DuQuoin double in honor of car owner Hill

(DuQUOIN, Ill. – August 31, 2015) – Whenever Shane Cockrum was entered in an ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards event at Springfield or DuQuoin over the last few seasons, it was always in Brad Hill’s No. 71 Tim Cooksey Oil Ford. And it shall be so again when the 62nd running of the Southern [...]

By | August 31st, 2015|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Local Illinois favorite Cockrum doing the DuQuoin double in honor of car owner Hill

Competition just got tougher at DuQuoin; Schrader enters Southern Illinois ARCA 100 

(DuQUOIN Ill. – August 25, 2015) – As competitive as the recent Allen Crowe ARCA 100 was at the Illinois State Fairgrounds, it’s going to get tougher yet when the 62nd annual Southern Illinois 100 presented by Federated Car Care rolls off at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds mile-dirt Labor Day Monday, September 7. And that’s because veteran Ken [...]

By | August 26th, 2015|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Competition just got tougher at DuQuoin; Schrader enters Southern Illinois ARCA 100 

Discount Tickets Available For DuQuoin Fair Races

With the Illinois State Fair events in the rear view mirror, fans are now looking ahead to the DuQuoin State Fair races coming up Labor Day weekend, Sunday, September 6 and Monday, September 7.  Those planning on attending can take advantage of discounts available if they order their tickets ahead of time. Racing on Sunday, [...]

By | August 25th, 2015|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Discount Tickets Available For DuQuoin Fair Races

“Superman” of the microphone Jim Childers hanging up State Fair announcing duties

By Jay Hardin... (METROPOLIS, Ill. – August 17, 2015) – It's only fitting that veteran public address announcer Jim Childers hails from Superman's hometown of Metropolis, Illinois. He's been the "Superman" behind the microphone at the Illinois State Fair and the DuQuoin State Fair for more than 30 years. And as it will be much [...]

By | August 17th, 2015|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on “Superman” of the microphone Jim Childers hanging up State Fair announcing duties

Back-to-back dirts for ARCA on the way at Springfield, DuQuoin miles

(TOLEDO, Ohio - August 5, 2015) - The 53rd running of the SuperChevyStores.com 100 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds mile-dirt in Springfield is coming Sunday, August 23, followed up by the 62nd annual Southern Illinois 100 at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds mile-dirt Labor Day Monday. Back-to-back ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards dirt track adventures [...]

By | August 5th, 2015|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Back-to-back dirts for ARCA on the way at Springfield, DuQuoin miles