Recent Posts

IT’S RACEDAY AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY!!

The 410 Non-Wing Sprint Cars of POWRi/WAR Sprints will be on track tonight, August 18 at Lincoln Speedway along with Pro Lates, Modifieds, and DII Midgets. Full info below…   Friday, August 18 Night Before State Fair Race   Divisions: WAR Non-Wing 410 Sprint Cars DIRTcar Racing Pro Late Models UMP Modifieds POWRi DII Midgets By NuTech Seed, LLC   Times: Pits: 3:00 Stands: 4:00 Hotlaps: 6:00 Racing: 7:00   Grandstand Pricing: Adults – $15 Children 11 & Under – FREE   Hotels: Hampton by Hilton – Lincoln Illinois Holiday Inn Express – Lincoln Illinois Mention the Lincoln Speedway discount   **Also, don’t forget about the Macon Speedway POWRi Midget night on Saturday and Illinois …

Read More »

Non-Wing 410 Sprints Are Set For Friday Night Encore At Lincoln

The Event Begins Great Racing Weekend In Central Illinois                 (Lincoln, IL) This coming weekend is arguably the biggest every year when it comes to racing in Central Illinois.  There are four great events in three days at three different facilities.  It all begins on Friday, August 18 at Lincoln Speedway in Lincoln, IL, with four different types of racecars, led by the POWRi/WAR East 410 Non-Wing Sprint Cars.  UMP Pro Late Models, UMP Modifieds, and POWRi Lucas Oil DII Midgets presented by Nutech Seed are also on the card.                 Last Sunday, the 410 non-wing sprints were in action for the first time in two years at the track.  It was part of the …

Read More »

IT’S Springfield Speedway Reunion RACE DAY @ Lincoln

IT’S Springfield Speedway Reunion RACE DAY AT Lincoln Speedway! A fun tradition of honoring the late Joe Shaheen and Springfield Speedway he made a popular race track is back. The Reunion starts at Noon and will feature lots of old pictures, memorbilia, and vintage cars on display from Little Springfield. After the fun of those festivities wrap up we have a great night of racing on tap headlined by the 410 Non-Winged Sprint Cars. American Vintage Sprint Cars, UMP Modifieds, Midwest Big Ten Series UMP Street Stocks, UMP Hornets, & POWRi DII Midgets all are on the card as well for a nice Sunday Night Showdown here at Abe’s Favorite Place to Race, Lincoln Speedway! …

Read More »

Non-Wing Sprints Headline Sunday’s Show At Lincoln

Springfield Speedway Reunion To Get Day Started At Noon                 (Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, IL will be playing host to the third edition of the Springfield Speedway Reunion this coming Sunday, August 13.  The day will feature a reunion, open to the public, starting at 12:00 noon in the pavilion, outside of turn one.  Then attention turns to the 1/4-mile dirt track, where six divisions of racing, including non-wing 410 Sprint Cars, take to the track racing for extra lap bonus money totaling over $2,000.                 The Springfield Speedway Reunion is back at the track after a year off.  The reunion will include reminiscing and conversation about the good old days of the …

Read More »

IT’S RACEDAY AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY! Raminator, Racing, Face Painting!

IT’S RACEDAY AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY!! TONIGHT, Lincoln Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Inc. presents Raminator Monster Truck and Kids Night at Lincoln Speedway. Six great racing divisions will also be on hand. Bring the kids for a great family night at the track with racing, the monster truck, and face painting. It’s gonna be a blast! Full details below… Friday, July 28 Lincoln Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Presents RAMINATOR Divisions: DIRTcar Racing Pro Late Models UMP Modifieds POWRi DII Midgets By NuTech Seed, LLC UMP Hornets KidModz Racing Series Vintage Racing of Illinois Times: Pits: 4:00 Stands: 5:00 Hotlaps: 6:00 Racing: 7:00 Grandstand Pricing: Adults – $15 Children 11 & Under – FREE Hotels: Hampton Inn …

Read More »

Monster Truck Plus Racing To Thrill Kids At Lincoln Speedway Friday

“Raminator” Joined By Six Classes Of Action                 Lincoln IL Speedway comes back to life this coming Friday, July 28 with the Raminator Monster Truck and six divisions of racing action.  Joining the 10 foot tall, 12.5 foot wide car crusher, will be the Vintage Racing Of Illinois Series, UMP Pro Late Models, UMP Modifieds, Kidmodz, POWRi Lucas Oil D-II Midgets By Nutech, and UMP Hornets.  It’s the final race before the Logan County Fair, which begins at the facility on Sunday, July 30.                 Lincoln Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is presenting the Raminator Monster Truck show at the track after having it on display at their dealership throughout the day.  Fans are more than …

Read More »

Macedo Finishes Of Clean Sweep Of Winged Sprints At Lincoln

Californian Has Central Illinois Track Figured Out                 (Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Courier night, presented by Melling Performance Parts brought out a stellar field of 30 winged sprint cars for the Neal Tire Midwest Open Wheel Association (MOWA) event at Lincoln Speedway.  UMP Pro Late Models, Modifieds, Hornets, and POWRi Lucas Oil DII Midgets were also in action.                 Jacob Patton set fast time with an 11.604 in sprint car qualifying, to best the 30-car field.  Heat race victories went to Kody Kinser, Jimmy Hurley, Carson Macedo, and Chris Urish.  In the important B-Main, to determine the final starters in the field, Paul Nienhiser put on a show at the top of the track to claim …

Read More »

MOWA Sprint Cars Set For Center Stage At Lincoln Speedway

​Friday’s Lincoln Courier Night To Feature Five Divisions Of Racing                 (Lincoln, IL) The MOWA Sprint Cars, a fan favorite at Lincoln Speedway, will be flying around the 1/4-mile dirt oval this coming Friday, July 14.  It’s the second and final event this season for the full size, winged, 410 sprint cars at the Central Illinois track this summer.  Lincoln Courier night will also feature the Midwest Big Ten UMP Pro Late Models, UMP Modifieds, POWRi Lucas Oil DII MIdgets presented by Nutech Seed, and UMP Hornets.  Fan giveaways will take place throughout the night, sponsored by Melling Performance.                 Springfield, IL’s Jimmy Moughan currently leads the standings in the series, which has numerous drivers …

Read More »