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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

Decker Looks to Be Tenth Female Driver in Crowe History

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff-Springfield, IL-(August 9, 2018)-Twenty-year old Natalie Decker of Wisconsin is in her first full season in the ARCA Racing Series and as a full-time driver has her sights set on competing in the 56th Allen Crowe 100 on the Illinois State Fair dirt.  Should she be able to make the starting [...]

By |2018-08-09T09:01:29-05:00August 9th, 2018|ARCA, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Decker Looks to Be Tenth Female Driver in Crowe History

DARLAND, GAMESTER SPRINGFIELD IRON MEN

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff-Springfield, IL-(August 7, 2018)-Past USAC Silver Crown champion Dave Darland and USAC Midget champion Russ Gamester are well known for their exploits in open wheel competition.  Both are becoming known for their support of and longevity in the USAC Silver Crown Championship Series including participation in the prestigious one mile [...]

By |2018-08-08T08:35:22-05:00August 8th, 2018|ARCA, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News, USAC|Comments Off on DARLAND, GAMESTER SPRINGFIELD IRON MEN

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

Track Enterprises Releases 2018 Special Event Schedule

ARCA, USAC, WoO & UMP To Race At Many Top Venues                 (Macon, IL) Track Enterprises, a racing promotion company based in Macon, IL, has announced its 2018 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 [...]

By |2018-02-17T15:16:42-05:00December 12th, 2017|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 2018 Special Event Schedule

Nichols Continues Domination Of Springfield Mile In Sportsman Class

(Springfield, IL) One of the best fields of Sportsman cars in recent memory was on hand for the 2017 edition of the Sportsman Nationals at the Illinois State Fair.  Despite the strong contingent, the end result remained the same, as Lovington, IL driver, Jeremy Nichols became the third 5-time winner of the event. While 21 [...]

By |2017-09-08T15:58:03-05:00August 20th, 2017|DIRTcar UMP, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Nichols Continues Domination Of Springfield Mile In Sportsman Class

Enfinger Conquers Springfield Mile Dirt

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Aug. 20, 2017) -- With a weekend away from his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series duties, Grant Enfinger opted for an ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards adventure at the Illinois State Fairgrounds mile dirt and turned it into a storybook ending. Enfinger, in the Allgaier Motorsports-prepared 16 car, fought off ARCA championship [...]

By |2017-09-08T10:58:25-05:00August 20th, 2017|ARCA, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Enfinger Conquers Springfield Mile Dirt