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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+00:00 August 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+00:00 August 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+00:00 August 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+00:00 August 9th, 2018|ARCA, Illinois State Fairgrounds, News|Comments Off on Decker Looks to Be Tenth Female Driver in Crowe History

Shore Lunch Brand to sponsor ARCA Racing Series event at Lucas Oil Raceway 

TOLEDO, Ohio (July 22, 2018) -- Officials from Southeastern Mills, Track Enterprises and the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) announced today that Shore Lunch will sponsor ARCA’s September 7th event at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis,  just west of the city on Crawfordsville Road. The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards Shore Lunch 200 is scheduled [...]

By | 2018-08-08T15:26:23+00:00 August 8th, 2018|ARCA, News|Comments Off on Shore Lunch Brand to sponsor ARCA Racing Series event at Lucas Oil Raceway 

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+00:00 August 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+00:00 July 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+00:00 July 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+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|DIRTcar UMP, News|Comments Off on 5th Annual Christian County Fair Racing Event Coming Wednesday Night

Gus Dean Strikes ARCA Gold At Elko

Gus Dean used a unique - if risky - pit strategy and had help from some well-timed caution flags to score his first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards victory of 2018 in the Sioux Chief PowerPEX 250 at Elko Speedway. Dean stayed out under the first round of pit stops for the leaders at [...]

By | 2018-07-19T10:32:22+00:00 July 19th, 2018|ARCA, News|Comments Off on Gus Dean Strikes ARCA Gold At Elko