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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

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian And Driver To Appear In Free Springfield, IL Event

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian And Driver To Appear At Springfield Race Event March 29 Affair Is Free And Open To The Public Track Enterprises, a racing promotion company from Macon, IL, is hosting a racing get together on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017, at the VFW Northenders Post 10302, starting at 5:30 PM.  The event will [...]

By | 2017-03-24T18:02:59+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Illinois State Fairgrounds, Indiana State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian And Driver To Appear In Free Springfield, IL Event

Ken Schrader Racing Announces New Driver

Concord, North Carolina (January 10, 2017) – Ken Schrader Racing, Inc. (KSR) is preparing for this week’s ARCA test at Daytona International Speedway.  The North Carolina-based team will run all 20 ARCA races in 2017 with driver Austin Theriault and crew chief Donnie Richeson. Theriault, a native of Fort Kent, Maine, comes to the team [...]

By | 2017-01-10T14:03:09+00:00 January 10th, 2017|ARCA, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Ken Schrader Racing Announces New Driver

Track Enterprises Releases 2017 Special Event Schedule

ARCA, USAC, & UMP To Race At Many Top Venues Track Enterprises, a racing promotion company based in Macon, IL, has announced its 2017 special event schedule.  The new slate includes the traditional stops for ARCA at the Illinois dirt miles, in addition to Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis and a third year visit to [...]

By | 2017-01-09T09:33:41+00:00 December 13th, 2016|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, Illinois State Fairgrounds, Indiana State Fairgrounds, Lincoln Speedway, Macon Speedway, News, Terre Haute Action Track, USAC|Comments Off on Track Enterprises Releases 2017 Special Event Schedule

2017 ARCA Racing Series Schedule Released; Elko, Road America Return

TOLEDO, Ohio (Nov. 10, 2016) – The 65th consecutive season for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is set in stone, as Series officials released the 2017 schedule Thursday to include 20 race-dates across 13 states. Another healthy mix of superspeedways, paved short tracks, dirt tracks and a road course will highlight the 2017 [...]

By | 2017-01-09T09:33:41+00:00 November 10th, 2016|ARCA, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on 2017 ARCA Racing Series Schedule Released; Elko, Road America Return

USAC Bettenhausen 100 At Illinois State Fair Not Rescheduled

Ticket Refund Details Announced (Refund Form HERE) The 2016 edition of the Bettenhausen 100 for the USAC Silver Crown Champ Car event, scheduled for Saturday, August 20, was canceled due to rain. After a couple of days of searching and deliberation, it has been decided that the event will unfortunately not be rescheduled for 2016. [...]

By | 2017-01-09T09:33:42+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on USAC Bettenhausen 100 At Illinois State Fair Not Rescheduled

17-year-old Haley conquers Springfield Mile Dirt; youngest Springfield winner in history

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (August 21, 2016) - Justin Haley had never driven a stock car on a dirt track before, nor had he ever won an ARCA race. It was also the first time the Winamac, Indiana driver had driven a Mason Mitchell Motorsports (MMM) car. None of it mattered though to the 17-year-old driver who [...]

By | 2016-08-22T08:58:04+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on 17-year-old Haley conquers Springfield Mile Dirt; youngest Springfield winner in history

Infield Parking Announcement, Schedule Of Events, Etc For State Fair Sunday

The Illinois State Fair is set for Sunday's ARCA RACING SERIES SuperChevyStores.com 100 Presented By Jive. We can confirm that there will be no infield parking passes sold due to the saturated grounds from all the rain this week. The only people parking on the infield will be those with prepaid parking passes, officials, etc. [...]

By | 2016-08-20T23:16:39+00:00 August 20th, 2016|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Infield Parking Announcement, Schedule Of Events, Etc For State Fair Sunday

Saturday Portion Of State Fair Races Canceled

Well, you win some and you lose some. Today, we lost. Unfortunately, we had a popup storm hit us at the Illinois State Fair and has caused the cancelation of today's events. Any possible reschedule date of the USAC Racing Silver Crown Series will be announced in the near future. We have a good forecast [...]

By | 2016-08-20T07:45:50+00:00 August 20th, 2016|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Saturday Portion Of State Fair Races Canceled

Dirt Track “Ringers” Dominate SuperChevyStores.Com Entries

Springfield, IL August 17, 2016 (By Jay Hardin)-Since the Automobile Racing Club of America took over sanctioning of the SuperChevyStores.com-Allen Crowe 100 in 1985 the number of drivers on the entry list with dirt track experience has varied from several to just a few, however for the first time since the late 1980’s the entry [...]

By | 2017-01-09T09:33:42+00:00 August 18th, 2016|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Dirt Track “Ringers” Dominate SuperChevyStores.Com Entries