Apr 16

Big Ten Series street stocks, hornets roar into Christian County Fair in July for Twin 25′s

    MACON, Ill. – Track Enterprises, Inc., plans to rev up the Christian County Fair with stock car racing on the quarter-mile fairgrounds dirt track in Taylorville. The fair gets some extra horsepower when Midwest Big Ten Series UMP street stocks and UMP outlaw hornets roar into town on July 24 as Larry’s Service …

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Apr 15

Big Ten Series street stocks race for $500 prize on Driver-Sponsor Appreciation Night

  MACON, Ill. – Macon Speedway keeps finding another gear as the racing season picks up speed. One week after holding its season opener, the legendary high-banked fifth-mile dirt oval hosts Midwest Big Ten Series street stocks on Saturday, April 19 in the first night of a 10-race tour. Big Ten street stocks will be …

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Apr 14

Sheppard grabs narrow lead after opening weekend in Midwest Big Ten Series late models

        MACON, Ill. – Steve Sheppard Jr. almost rallied to steal the win at Macon Speedway Saturday night that would have completed a weekend sweep, but the New Berlin driver settled for a first place and a close second to take the Midwest Big Ten Series lead in late models after the …

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Apr 14

Midwest Big Ten Series street stocks opener features big 1st-place prize at Macon Speedway

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APRIL 14, 2014   MACON, Ill. – Macon Speedway announces the inaugural season of the Midwest Big Ten Series for UMP street stocks and a huge first-place prize in the Big Ten street stocks opener at Macon Speedway on Saturday, April 19. The 10-race series will also travel to Christian County …

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Apr 13

Little holds off Sheppard for Big Ten Series late model win in Macon Speedway opener

MACON – Ryan Little had more than a pain in the neck, but he held on to win the Midwest Big Ten Series late model victory at Macon Speedway Saturday. Little, of Pleasant Plains, held off Steve Sheppard Jr., for the win after Little suffered an injury the previous night. “I almost didn’t come because I …

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Apr 12

Macon Speedway opens with Big Ten late models Saturday after Sheppard wins tour’s first race

  MACON – Reigning Midwest Big Ten Series late model champion Steve Sheppard Jr., of New Berlin is already picking up where he left off last season. Sheppard heads to Macon Speedway Saturday night (April 12) after winning the first race of the series Friday. Macon Speedway opens its 69th season by featuring Big Ten …

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Apr 10

Macon Speedway text service gets fans, drivers up to speed

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     MACON, Ill. – Have you ever wondered which divisions are racing at Macon Speedway on the upcoming weekend or needed to learn about the next fun, crazy promotion at the racetrack? Sometimes you just want to know if that rain shower missed the track.      Now it’s never been easier to keep up with …

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Apr 09

Thrilling mini-sprints set to race 11 times at Macon Speedway in 2014

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            MACON, Ill. – There’s a swarm of high-powered mini-sprints ready to invade Macon Speedway for the 2014 season. Shaped like a midget, the micros are slightly smaller and powered by a 600cc engine, and the class of winged dirt cars really handle well around the fifth-mile banked oval to electrify the crowd.The micros are …

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Apr 08

Macon Speedway to open season with Big Ten Series late models

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MACON, Ill. – A rainout might have delayed the start of racing at Macon Speedway, but the legendary track will get up to speed quickly by hosting Midwest Big Ten Series late models Saturday. The fifth-mile banked dirt oval hosts racing for the 69th season and extends its long-standing tradition as a hotbed of late …

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Apr 07

Macon Speedway announces addition of exciting, competitive B-mods to racing program

  MACON, Ill. – Legendary Macon Speedway is excited to unveil a new division that will help racers compete and enjoy a fun, exciting hobby on an economical basis. The UMP B-mod division is designed to keep costs from climbing through a set of rules aimed toward building a division based on competitive, tight, fun …

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