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20 at 20 in ’20 for the ARCA Menards Series

20 Races at 20 Tracks on Tap for 2020  TOLEDO, Ohio -- The ARCA Menards Series will race 20 times at 20 different venues in 15 states in 2020, providing an all-encompassing slate of races across the country provide an opportunity for short-track veterans and rising young stars. ARCA’s 68th season will take the green flag [...]

By |2019-10-10T11:12:39-05:00October 10th, 2019|ARCA, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on 20 at 20 in ’20 for the ARCA Menards Series

September 22 Bettenhausen 100 At Springfield Mile Canceled

(Springfield, IL) For the second time, the Bettenhausen 100 presented by BRANDT, has been canceled due to weather.  The USAC Silver Crown Series and the DIRTcar Modifieds were scheduled to race Sunday afternoon, September 22. After consulting with USAC, a number of team owners and drivers, weather forecasters, and with the rain the Springfield area [...]

By |2019-09-21T16:40:50-05:00September 21st, 2019|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on September 22 Bettenhausen 100 At Springfield Mile Canceled

38 ENTRIES FOR SUNDAY’S BETTENHAUSEN 100

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Springfield, Illinois (September 17, 2019)………The entry list for Sunday’s 58th running of the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt has been revealed with 38 USAC Silver Crown Champ Car drivers and teams ready to take on the legendary Springfield mile at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. Six past Bettenhausen 100 winners [...]

By |2019-09-17T16:35:01-05:00September 17th, 2019|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on 38 ENTRIES FOR SUNDAY’S BETTENHAUSEN 100

Bettenhausen 100 Refires On The Dirt Sunday In Springfield

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Springfield, Illinois (September 16, 2019)………The glorious roar of the USAC Silver Crown Champ Car Series returns to the iconic Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield this Sunday, September 22, for the 58th running of the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt, honoring the great racing family based out of Tinley Park, [...]

By |2019-09-16T13:58:48-05:00September 16th, 2019|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Bettenhausen 100 Refires On The Dirt Sunday In Springfield

Modified Illini Dash Returns to Springfield Mile September 22

“Everything Dirt Racing 20” Pays $2,000 To Winner By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff Springfield, IL (September 12, 2019)-The postponement of the USAC Bettenhausen 100 in August to September 22 generated a bonus event for those returning to the Springfield Mile as the UMP DirtCar Modifieds will be joining the card for a Sunday afternoon [...]

By |2019-09-12T12:49:06-05:00September 12th, 2019|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Modified Illini Dash Returns to Springfield Mile September 22

DIRTcar Modifieds Added To September 22 USAC Show At Illinois State Fair

Mods To Compliment Bettenhausen 100 For USAC Silver Crown Cars Springfield Modified Entry Form 2019 (Springfield, IL) DIRTcar Modified stars will have their chance to race in Springfield, IL for the first time in many years, as the division has been added to the Sunday, September 22 makeup event from the August 17 rainout.  The [...]

By |2019-08-30T11:01:45-05:00August 30th, 2019|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on DIRTcar Modifieds Added To September 22 USAC Show At Illinois State Fair

Bettenhausen 100 Postponed at Illinois State Fair

Event Rescheduled For Sunday September 22 (Springfield, IL) Steady morning rainfall has forced the postponement of Saturday afternoon’s racing program at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, IL. On schedule was the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt for the USAC Silver Crown Series. The event has been rescheduled for Sunday afternoon, September 22. Track Enterprises [...]

By |2019-08-17T09:15:45-05:00August 17th, 2019|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on Bettenhausen 100 Postponed at Illinois State Fair

26th Sportsman Nationals Field Star Studded

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff Springfield, IL (August 14, 2019)-The current entry list for the 26th running of the Sportsman Nationals event during this weekend’s Illinois State Fair is star studded and may be one of the most competitive in the history of the event.  The race is the pinnacle for area short track [...]

By |2019-08-15T07:52:53-05:00August 15th, 2019|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on 26th Sportsman Nationals Field Star Studded

Teenagers Taking Over ARCA Allen Crowe 100 Presented By Lucas Oil at Springfield

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff Springfield, IL (August 12, 2019)-The winners list for the ARCA Menards Series Allen Crowe 100 presented by Lucas Oil at the Illinois State Fairgrounds is looking like a high school graduation roll call in the last few seasons.  Prior to the 2006 Allen Crowe 100, no stock car driver under [...]

By |2019-08-14T15:37:22-05:00August 14th, 2019|ARCA, DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, USAC|Comments Off on Teenagers Taking Over ARCA Allen Crowe 100 Presented By Lucas Oil at Springfield