Apr 23

Pierce, Babb set to defend the home soil in St. Louis U-Pic-A-Part 100 on April 30

April 30 Macon Lucas Oil

            MACON, Ill. – Bobby Pierce Jr. and Shannon Babb drove to victory lane last season in the two premier late model events at Macon Speedway. With the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series back for the second annual St. Louis U-Pic-A-Part 100 on Thursday, April 30, Pierce and Babb will likely renew a rivalry …

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Apr 20

Macon Speedway Prepares For Big POWRi Weekend

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Millstadt, IL – As the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget series gears up for five straight weekends of racing, a test of endurance for even the most experienced teams, the 20 15 championship battle has already begun. With 830 points, defending POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series Champion (2013,2014) Zach Daum sits atop the charts …

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Apr 19

Exciting Opening Night Complete At Macon Speedway

The start-of the 2015 racing season at Macon Speedway featured top notch racing with side-by-side action and furious finishes. The first feature of the season saw Timmy Dick hold off Jeremy Nichols for the 15-lap victory. Nichols tried everything from lane switches to slide jobs but could not get or hold the lead as the …

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Apr 17

Pro Late Models race to season opener at Macon Speedway

            MACON, Ill. – When the green flag drops on the 2015 season at Macon Speedway Saturday, the addition of Pro Late Models as a regular class brings exciting and competitive racing to the legendary fifth-mile high banked dirt oval. Macon Speedway has long been known as a hotbed for Late Models. By adding Pro Late …

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Apr 17

Sportsman part of Spring Fling season opener at Macon Speedway

             MACON, Ill. – The Sportsman class might not be running every weekend this year at Macon Speedway, but the class still plays a big role at the state’s fastest fifth-mile high banked oval. Part dirt stock car and part late model, these high powered machines will run during the Spring Fling opener Saturday as …

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Apr 14

Excitement Builds For 70th Season At Macon Speedway


The 70th anniversary racing season at historic Macon (IL) Speedway is set to go green this coming Saturday, April 18.  Fans will be treated to season opening “Spring Fling” action in the Pro Late Models, the Billingsley Towing Modifieds, Street Stocks, Sportsman, and Hornets. 2015 will mark the first season in which the Pro Late …

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Apr 10

Macon Speedway just a week away from 70th season

MACON, Ill. – Fasten your seat belts. Macon Speedway is ready to drop the green flag on its 70th season of racing next Saturday Night April 18. With two test and tunes in the books the speedway is excited to swing open the gates on what’s sure to be an epic year. The historic dirt …

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Apr 10

Car Show Woodys Bar Saturday 4-11-15

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Come join the car show this weekend at Woodys Bar 1190 west Southside dr Decatur Illinois- there will be soda, water and $2 domestics at the show, $25 gift card to the best appearing race car sponsored by ILLINOIS MAFIA RACE CAR CLUB, there will also be free tickets available for the season opener.

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Apr 04

Second practice in the books season opener April 18

     MACON, Ill. – With bright sunny skies Saturday afternoon nearly 40 competitors brought their race cars out to the mighty Macon Speedway. The speedway was open for the second and final test and tune before the season opening Spring Fling on Saturday April 18. Most drivers used the time to shake the cobwebs off …

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Apr 04

Macon Speedway Prepares For Final Pre-Season Test & Tune

(Macon, IL – April 2, 2015) Racing teams are biting at the bit to get the 2015-racing season underway at Macon Speedway.  With the opener fast approaching Saturday, April 18, drivers and crews have a final chance to shake down their rides this coming Saturday at the central Illinois dirt track. A number of drivers …

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