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World Of Outlaws Face Off Against Summer Nationals Hell Tour Sunday

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This Weekend’s Combined Shows Are The First In Series’ History For the first time in series’ history, the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series will be facing off against the Summer Nationals Hell Tour competitors in a pair of combined showdowns this coming weekend.  The first race takes place in Pevely, MO on Saturday, July 2, while the second one comes to Central Illinois’ Lincoln Speedway on Sunday, July 3, paying $8,000 to win.  The show will be the biggest in Lincoln Speedway’s 13-year history.                 So far, nine of the eleven events have been completed on this year’s Summer Nationals Hell Tour.  Oakwood, IL driver, Bobby Pierce, the 2015 Summer Nationals Tour Champion, …

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​Lynn & Weisser Take Top Wins At Lincoln Speedway

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World Of Outlaws & Summernationals Up Next Intrepid Fallen Heroes Night, presented by Charron’s Auto Repair, had a little bit of everything for the fans this past Friday, June 24 at Lincoln IL Speedway.  A color guard, bagpipes, and rendition of the national anthem led into the six division show.  American flags handed to those in attendance and t-shirts flying into the stands during the night also helped honor the fallen heroes of our military.  The event was the final one before the huge World Of Outlaw vs. Summernational show coming up on Sunday, July 3. The headline show of the night was the Midwest Big Ten Series Pro Late Models.  A solid field of …

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IT’S RACEDAY IN LINCOLN!

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Friday night, June 24 at Lincoln Speedway is Intrepid Fallen Heroes Night presented by Charrons Auto Repair Inc. T-shirts will be given away at intermission to some lucky race fans and the proceeds from the 50/50 raffle will be donated to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. Six divisions of racing action will be on hand and retired and active military members will receive grandstand admission at 1/2 off with valid military ID. Divisions racing: Midwest Big Ten Series DIRTcar UMP Pro Late Models Midwest Technical Institute – MTI UMP Modifieds UMP Sportsman UMP B Mods UMP Hornets Nutech Seed DII Midgets Times: Pits 4:00 Grandstands 5:00 Pill Draw Ends 6:00 Hot Laps 6:20 Racing 7:00 …

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Big Ten Pro Late Models & Modifieds Headline Fallen Heroes Night

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Friday Night Show To Honor Fallen Heroes Of The Military Charron’s Auto Repair presents the Annual Intrepid Fallen Heroes Night at Lincoln IL Speedway this coming Friday, June 25.  In addition to racing in six different divisions, there will be a special pre-race ceremony featuring bagpipes, color guard, flag ceremony, and rendition of the national anthem.  Throughout the night, American flags will be handed out to those in attendance and other giveaways including t-shirts will take place. Leading the list of divisions this Friday night is the Midwest Big Ten Series Pro Late Model class.  Two events have been run so far this season, one at Lincoln Speedway and one at Macon, the two tracks …

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Charron’s Auto Repair To Honor Veterans At Lincoln Speedway

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Special From Lincoln Courier… Charron’s Auto Repair will be hosting the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Night Friday, June 24, at the Lincoln Speedway. T-shirts will be given away at intermission to some lucky race fans and the proceeds from the 50/50 raffle will be donated to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund.  Six divisions of racing action will be on hand and retired and active military members will receive grandstand admission at 1/2 off with valid military ID. During the month of July, Charrons and Napa Auto Care Centers nationwide, will be supporting the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. The IFHF(www.fallenheroesfund.org) is a non-profit organization that was started in 2000. The fund has provided nearly $200 million in …

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​Thorson Recovers from Flat Tire at Lincoln Speedway To Claim Win & Championship

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Lincoln, IL– Tanner Thorson of Minden, Nevada recovered from a late race flat tire on a rubber-down Lincoln Speedway to win the Illinois SPEED Week finale with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series. By virtue of the win, Thorson also secured the POWRi Illinois SPEED Week championship. The 30 lap main was action packed right from the get go, as the previous night’s winner Carson Macedo got upside down on the opening lap in turn three. Macedo would be done for the night and racing would resume with a complete restart, led by Zach Daum. Daum narrowly edged Darren Hagen for the lead of lap one, but entering turn one on lap two, Hagen …

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It’s Raceday In Lincoln! Join Us For the SPEEDWEEK Sunday Finale!

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It is race day! An action packed evening of great open wheel and stock car racing is on tap as Sport City of Jacksonville, Inc POWRi Speed Week comes to Lincoln Speedway. The Mighty Midgets, Micros, and DII Midgets join our DIRTcar UMP Modifieds with Kenny Wallace (Official Page), Brian Lynn, Ray Bollinger, Dave Crawley, Jr. and all the Lincoln Modified stars in the finale for SPEEDWEEK.   Divisions Racing: Lucas Oil POWRi National Midgets Speedway Motors POWRi 600cc Winged Outlaw Micros POWRi/Illini DII Midgets presented by Nutech Seed DIRTcar UMP Modifieds   Times: Pits 2:30 Stands 4:00 MOD Pill Draw Ends 4:50 Hot Laps 5:00 MOD Group Qualifying 5:40 Racing 6:00   Pricing: General …

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POWRi Illinois Midget Week Underway And Heading To Central Illinois

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Sunday Finale To Be Held At Lincoln IL Speedway The 2016 edition of the highly popular Illinois Midget SPEEDWEEK, sanctioned by POWRi, is officially underway, after completing the Belle-Clair Speedway event last night.  In what can be a grueling week for drivers and teams, fans love seeing some of the best open wheelers in the country converge in Illinois.  Everything will wrap up on Sunday evening, June 12, at the Lincoln Speedway finale, in Lincoln, IL. In opening night action at Belle-Clair Speedway, in Belleville, IL, 32 POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets, 55 POWRi Speedway Motors Micros, and 20 POWRi/Illini D-II Midgets were on track for a great kickoff to the week.  In 2015, the …

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