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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 |2018-08-22T08:22:42-05:00August 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 |2018-08-16T11:35:26-05:00August 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 |2018-08-15T09:13:03-05:00August 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 |2018-08-14T09:18:28-05:00August 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 |2018-08-14T09:17:19-05:00August 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 |2018-07-31T09:31:48-05:00July 31st, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Illinois State Fair Races Fast Approaching

Carpenter Street Hotel Again Featuring Racer Rate For State Fair Weekend

Officials from Track Enterprises in Macon, IL have announced that the Carpenter Street Hotel in Springfield, IL, will again be the official host hotel for the 2018 State Fair race weekend. The event takes place on Saturday and Sunday, August 18 and 19, the final two days of the Illinois State Fair and features USAC, [...]

By |2018-07-31T08:15:56-05:00July 31st, 2018|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Carpenter Street Hotel Again Featuring Racer Rate For State Fair Weekend

5th Annual Christian County Fair Racing Event Coming Wednesday Night

Larry's Service Center NAPA Tripleheader Features Three Popular Divisions The 2018 Christian County Agricultural Fair opens up Tuesday July 24 and runs through July 28, but it's Wednesday, July 25 that racing fans have marked on their schedules as three divisions of racing return.  The Taylorville, IL fair put racing back on the schedule in [...]

By |2018-07-23T19:38:37-05:00July 23rd, 2018|DIRTcar UMP, News|Comments Off on 5th Annual Christian County Fair Racing Event Coming Wednesday Night

NASCAR’s Schrader Tops Strong Modified Field At Hoosier Hundred

(Indianapolis, IN) The DIRTcar Modifieds returned to the Indiana State Fairgrounds and Event Center for this year’s edition of the Hoosier Hundred presented by TBA Oil & Warehouse. The field was 18 strong, racing for the $2,000 top prize on the 1-mile track. The event was run in conjunction with the 100-lap Silver Crown race, [...]

By |2018-05-30T09:13:59-05:00May 30th, 2018|DIRTcar UMP, Indiana State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on NASCAR’s Schrader Tops Strong Modified Field At Hoosier Hundred

Two Time Hoosier Hundred Winner, 82 Silver Crown Champ Return to Indy Mile!

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff May 19, 2018-Indianapolis, IN-Eleven rookies on this year’s Hoosier Hundred entry list have the opportunity of a life time to learn from two legendary drivers who competed in the big cars long before many of the rookies were even born!  If the return of 1991 & 1993 race winner [...]

By |2018-05-20T12:03:49-05:00May 20th, 2018|DIRTcar UMP, Indiana State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Two Time Hoosier Hundred Winner, 82 Silver Crown Champ Return to Indy Mile!