Aug 28

Tight Big Ten battle rewards consistency with top 8 finishes counting toward final standings

MACON, Ill. – The Big Ten Series Street Stocks title comes down to the final race in a two-man battle at the front of the pack, and Griz FM presents the Big Ten Street Stocks Championship with Terry Reed and Bobby Beiler fighting for the big money at legendary Macon Speedway Saturday. Reed has 496 …

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Aug 28

Jones back in USAC saddle with Silver Crown ride at DuQuoin Mile Sunday

Levi

            One of USAC’s most proficient drivers, Levi Jones, will return to the cockpit Sunday night in the “Ted Horn 100″ USAC Silver Crown race at the beautiful DuQuoin (Ill.) State Fairgrounds.             The one-mile oval sits just an hour southeast of Jones’ present residence of Swansea, Ill. and about the same distance southwest of his hometown …

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Aug 28

Years before winning at DuQuoin, Schrader fell in love with Magic Mile

Kenny

(DuQUOIN Ill. – August 27, 2014) – Defending Southern Illinois 100 winner Ken Schrader is the oldest winner in ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards history, but he sure doesn’t act like it. The 59-year-old Fenton, Missouri veteran will be juggling his duties in his Federated Auto Parts modified dirt car and his No. 52 …

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Aug 27

Gals from Pop’s Place up next in Bud Light Ladies Night at Macon Speedway Saturday

Pops

Surrounding Pop’s Place owner Rick Scott are Stephanie Keenan (top left), Genny Hinton (top right), Michelle Perry and Karey Keller (kneeling) and Christine Vogel. MACON, Ill. – Macon Speedway continues in its search for the fastest women in town, as Bud Light Ladies Night presented by Y103 returns to the legendary fifth-mile banked oval Saturday …

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Aug 27

Jim Hurtubise Classic at Action Track Friday kicks off busy stretch for USAC drivers

  TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — This Friday’s Jim Hurtubise Classic” AMSOIL USAC National Sprint race at the Terre Haute (Ind.) Action Track honors the memory of the driver who scored five consecutive USAC Sprint Car victories at the storied track between 1960 and 1962 while also looking to see if another driver can add to his …

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Aug 26

Cockrum ready for double duty in USAC, ARCA 100-milers at DuQuoin State Fair

(DuQUOIN, Ill. — It’s not hard to imagine Shane Cockrum running both the Silver Crown and ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards races at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds. After all, he’s a pretty busy guy. In addition to working a full-time job as a fire fighter for the city of Benton, Illinois, the 32-year-old local …

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Aug 26

Big Ten Street Stocks battle for big prize money, title at Macon Speedway Saturday

 MACON, Ill. – The final night of Midwest Big Ten Series Street Stocks will bring some fireworks to an already competitive class Saturday at legendary Macon Speedway. With the $1,000 prize for the season championship up for grabs, the $500 to win feature race, a dash for cash, some trophies on the line and qualifying …

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Aug 25

Pro Late Models converge at Macon Speedway on Sept. 13 in two night points fund battle

                MACON, Ill. – Macon Speedway is proud to announce the addition of pro late models to the program on Sept. 13 with a $500 to win feature race plus a two-night point fund in conjunction with the program the previous night at Lincoln (Ill.) Speedway. With the big paycheck and the possibility of even …

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Aug 23

Crawley takes amazing battle with Taylor for Chuck Foley Memorial Ansar 50 title Saturday

MACON  – Dave Crawley, Jr. outlasted Guy Taylor to the finish after literally swapping the lead for the entire race., and Crawley went home with the $1,000 prize in the Chuck Foley Memorial Ansar Shrine 50 for Billingsley Towing Modifieds at Macon Speedway Saturday. Cory Daugherty was the fastest qualifier and pole sitter. He led …

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Aug 23

Beiler carries narrow lead into Big Ten Street Stocks battle at Macon Speedway Saturday

MACON, Ill. – Bobby Beiler takes a narrow two-point lead in Big Ten Series Street Stocks to famed Macon Speedway Saturday night, where Terry Reed will take aim on wrestling away the lead. While Travis Johnson scored his second win in the series Friday night at Jacksonville Speedway, Reed captured second place while Beiler was …

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