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DuQuoin State Fair race weekend is here!!

Tony Stewart and Ken Schrader join all the stars of ARCA, USAC, and the Modifieds, Sunday and Monday, September 2nd and 3rd at the DuQuoin State Fair. Full details below…   DuQuoin State Fair​ Racing   Sunday-Monday, September 2-3 Du Quoin State Fair Du Quoin , IL   Sunday, September 2 USAC Racing Silver Crown [...]

By |2018-09-02T08:33:07+00:00September 2nd, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on DuQuoin State Fair race weekend is here!!

Racing in Ted Horn 100 at DuQuoin is “Relative”

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff August 27, 2018-DuQuoin, Il-Sons, grandsons, nephews, great nephews, the family relationships of Ted Horn 100 competitors at the DuQuoin State Fair continues a tradition of passing the torch to a new generation or competing against family on the “Magic Mile” dirt oval.  In 2018 there are no less than [...]

By |2018-08-28T08:16:22+00:00August 28th, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Racing in Ted Horn 100 at DuQuoin is “Relative”

Schrader, Stewart Return for DuQuoin Modified Challenge

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff DuQuoin, IL-August 26, 2018-Two of the most prolific and popular racing drivers in motorsport history return to a small piece of southern Illinois real estate Labor Day weekend to challenge a number of area short track stars in the 25th running of the Bill Oldani Memorial UMP Modified race [...]

By |2018-08-26T12:06:23+00:00August 26th, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Schrader, Stewart Return for DuQuoin Modified Challenge

ARCA Point Leaders Hoping DuQuoin Win Leads to Title

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff August 24, 2018-DuQuoin, IL-Sheldon Creed of Alpine, California and Zane Smith of Huntington Beach, California occupy the top two slots in the 2018 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menard’s point standings.  Both have yet to turn 21 and both are hoping that a victory in the General Tire Grabber [...]

By |2018-08-25T09:28:53+00:00August 25th, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on ARCA Point Leaders Hoping DuQuoin Win Leads to Title

Windom Has Broom for USAC Illinois Sweep     

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff August 21, 2018-(DuQuoin, IL)-Chris Windom of Canton, Illinois has the proverbial broom ready as he tries for the “Illinois Sweep” in the USAC Silver Crown Series as the big cars make their way to DuQuoin for the annual Ted Horn 100.  The 2016 Silver Crown champion led the final 9 [...]

By |2018-08-22T08:22:42+00:00August 22nd, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Windom Has Broom for USAC Illinois Sweep     

NASCAR’s Ken Schrader Set For Busy Weekend In Central Illinois

Schrader Wearing Driver And Owner Hats (Springfield, IL) Fenton, Missouri’s Ken Schrader, a retired NASCAR Cup star, will be a busy man this weekend, playing the part of a few different roles during the Illinois State Fair race weekend.  Schrader will not only be racing a couple of different cars this weekend, he will also play [...]

By |2018-08-16T11:35:26+00:00August 16th, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, Lincoln Speedway, Macon Speedway, News, USAC|Comments Off on NASCAR’s Ken Schrader Set For Busy Weekend In Central Illinois

Nichols Becoming a Springfield Mile Legend

August 15, 2018-Springfield, IL By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff When Jeremy Nichols made his first start in the annual Sportsman Nationals at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in 2012, he may have hoped for success but never imagined that he would join or pass the legendary names in the auto racing record books of the [...]

By |2018-08-15T09:13:03+00:00August 15th, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Nichols Becoming a Springfield Mile Legend

Kovski to Make ARCA Comeback at Springfield

August 13, 2018-Springfield, IL By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff “He’s back”!  That simple phrase would be selling short the story of Springfield, Illinois race driver Kelly Kovski.  Kovski’s racing career, put on hold last February due to injuries from an accident, has re-started and according to the Automobile Racing Club of America today, the [...]

By |2018-08-14T09:18:28+00:00August 14th, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Kovski to Make ARCA Comeback at Springfield

FIELD OF 40+ GUNS FOR SATURDAY’S BETTENHAUSEN 100 AT SPRINGFIELD

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Springfield, Illinois (August 13, 2018)………A field of 40-plus USAC Silver Crown Champ Car drivers are expected to compete in this Saturday’s “Bettenhausen 100” at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield. From top-to-bottom, the list includes seven Silver Crown championships, 13 “Bettenhausen 100” victories and 97 total Silver Crown wins, [...]

By |2018-08-14T09:17:19+00:00August 13th, 2018|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on FIELD OF 40+ GUNS FOR SATURDAY’S BETTENHAUSEN 100 AT SPRINGFIELD

Illinois State Fair Races Fast Approaching

Springfield Mile To Again Feature USAC, ARCA, & Sportsman                 The 2018 Illinois State Fair in Springfield opens its doors in just over a week, 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 the [...]

By |2018-07-31T09:31:48+00:00July 31st, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Illinois State Fair Races Fast Approaching