Macon Speedway Drivers Ready To Race For Second Time In 2020

(Macon, IL) While Mother Nature washed Macon Speedway out last weekend, drivers are ready to take back to the track this Saturday night, June 27 for a full seven division show. Last weekend would’ve been a treat had rain not arrived with strong fields of cars pitside. A field of 20 BillingsleyRewards.com Modifieds were on …

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Macon Speedway Saturday Night Action Canceled Due To Rain

(Macon, IL) Macon Speedway was blessed with sunshine all day Saturday, June 20, before rain hit around 5:40, just before hotlaps were set to begin. Officials waited out the first batch of rain and started working the track. Unfortunately, a second batch of rain came in 20 minutes later, which canceled the night’s action. The pits …

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Beiler Wins from the Back in Macon Speedway’s Return

By BZ (Macon, IL) The state of Illinois has been handcuffed with restrictions and the inability for central Illinois racing fans to get their chance to enjoy racing has finally come to an end. Saturday night, two months after the scheduled 75th Anniversary season was to begin, was Opening Night and with the temperatures comfortably …

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IT IS RACEDAY AT MACON SPEEDWAY!

Macon Speedway will be holding its 2020 season opener Saturday, June 13, featuring 7 divisions of action. Pits at 3, stands at 5, hotlaps at 6, and racing at 7. Tickets available online or at the gate.   Saturday, June 13 2020 Season Opener   Divisions: *DIRTcar Racing Pro Late Models *BillingsleyRewards.com Modifieds *Neal Tire …

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Seven Divisions Scheduled For Saturday Opener At Macon Speedway

Tickets Available Online Or At Gate On Raceday (Macon, IL) Drivers are raring and ready to go for the 2020 season at Macon Speedway, in Macon, IL. After two months of cancelations due to COVID-19, the track is ready to open with extra precautionary measures when it comes to the health and safety of its …

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Racing Action To Return To Central Illinois Tracks This Weekend

Lincoln Speedway & Macon Speedway Set For Season Openers (Macon, IL) Racing action is set to return this coming Friday and Saturday, June 12/13 to a pair of Central Illinois tracks. Lincoln Speedway, located in Lincoln, IL will open the 2020 season on Friday night, while Macon Speedway, located in Macon, IL will open up …

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Illinois Motorsports Commission Planned Steps On Reopening

IL Motorsports Coalition ReOpening Steps[9] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2020 Illinois Motorsports Coalition formed to lobby state government on behalf of motorsports industry, tracks, businesses, participants and fans   Plan for reopening presented to Illinois Dept. of Commerce and Economic Opportunity and Bain Consulting on behalf of Governor J.B. Pritzker Springfield, IL  – Owners and …

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Thank you!

We at Macon Speedway and Lincoln Speedway want to thank everyone who attended our private test sessions last Saturday and Sunday. We truly hope everyone enjoyed themselves. We also want to thank everyone for all of the positive comments and support. The racers, crew, and families, despite these trying and new times, were very complimentary …

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75th Season of Racing Delayed at Macon Speedway

(Macon, IL) 2020 is set to be a very special season at Macon Speedway, as it marks the 75th year of racing at the 1/5-mile dirt track in Macon, IL.  While the season was set to begin this Saturday, April 11, the excitement will be on hold for a while, as officials wait out the …

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Additional Schedule Adjustments Announced by Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series

BY LUCAS OIL LATE MODEL DIRT SERIES BATAVIA, OH (April 3, 2020) – On Sunday, March 29th, President Donald Trump extended federal social distancing guidelines through the end of April due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This announcement forces the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series officials to postpone and cancel additional events. This extension …

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