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The 900+ horsepower methanol burning, fire breathing 410 winged sprint cars of the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Championscomes to town. NASCAR star Kenny Wallace (Official Page) will join theMidwest Technical Institute – MTI DIRTcar UMP Modifieds to try and take down the white hot Ray Bollinger and a stout field of regulars. UMP Pro Late Models and Nutech Seed POWRi Illini DII Midgets are in action as well. Classes Racing: Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions 410 Winged Sprint Cars Midwest Technical Institute UMP Modifieds UMP Pro Late Models Nutech Seed POWRi Illini II Midgets Pits open at 3 PM Stands 4 PM Sprint Car Hot Laps 5:45 PM Local Pill Draw Ends 6 PM Racing 7 PM General Admission $30 Kids 11 & Under Free For more information visit lincolnspeedwayil.com or call the track at 217-735-1833

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NASCAR’s Wallace Working To Stop Bollinger’s Streak At Lincoln Speedway

(Wallace/Bollinger Photo Courtesy Of Rocky Ragusa) Modifieds Part Of All Star Sprint Show Friday Night Lincoln IL Speedway is the site for the Tony Stewart owned Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions on Friday, May 20.  Fans, though, will not be overlooking the highly popular Midwest Technical Institute UMP Modified division, which will be racing as well.  Many will be watching to see if Kewanee, IL driver, Ray Bollinger, can keep his unbeaten streak alive.  Others will have their eyes glued to NASCAR personality, Kenny Wallace, as he tries to end Bollinger’s streak at three. Bollinger, a veteran driver who pilots a bright yellow #77, has had plenty of Lincoln Speedway success in the past but his start this year is unmatched.  Three Modified races and three Modified victories have pushed Bollinger into a 14 point lead over many time track champion, Brian Lynn.  Lynn, from Mason City, IL, …

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Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit Of Champions Set For Lincoln Speedway

Series Making Only Illinois Appearance This Friday Night Lincoln Speedway in Lincoln, IL, is preparing for its biggest winged sprint car show, possibly ever, this coming Friday night, May 20.  The date marks the only Illinois visit in 2016 for the Tony Stewart owned Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champion sprint cars.  It will be a great night for all racing fans, as the UMP Pro Late Models, UMP Midwest Technical Institute Modifieds, and POWRi/Illini D-II Midgets Presented By Nutech Seed will also be in action.                 Coming into Friday’s event at Lincoln, veteran open wheel star, Dale Blaney, of Hartford, Ohio leads the standings, claiming wins at Attica Raceway Park and Port Royal Speedway.  Blaney has also taken top fives at Wayne County and Selensgrove with a top ten at Bedford.  Blaney will be one of the favorites, no doubt, at the Lincoln Speedway event. Chad Kemenah, the …

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Lincoln Speedway Prepares For Huge Friday, May 20 Sprint Car Event

Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit Of Champions Headed To Central Illinois                 Winged sprint car fans throughout Illinois and beyond have had Friday, May 20 marked on their calendars since the 2016-Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions schedule was announced.  This year’s schedule includes an Illinois date and that race is coming up at Lincoln IL Speedway at the Logan County Fairgrounds.  Joining one of the longest running car organizations will be the UMP Pro Late Models, UMP Midwest Technical Institute Modifieds, and the POWRi/Illini D-II Midgets Presented By Nutech Seed. NASCAR driver, Tony Stewart, purchased the series from Guy Webb one year ago, becoming the fourth owner of the 46-year old series.  This year, the tour has already made visits in Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania with races in Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, and New York also scheduled.  The Illinois visit is the first in many years for …

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​Webb Captures $1,000 In Lincoln Speedway Hornet Challenge

Bauman Takes Big Ten Pro Late Model Opener Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, IL opened its gates for the third time in 2016 and did so with the best car count of the season.  Fields were full for the $1,000 to win Hornet challenge and the POWRi/Illini D-II Midgets presented by Nutech Seed.  The Pro Late Models were also on hand for their Midwest Big 10 Series opener in addition to Street Stocks and the Midwest Technical Institute Modifieds. Without question, the race of the night was the Hornet challenge.  With $1,000 on the line, some thought the race would be extremely rough, seeing a high number of cautions.  That was not the case at all.  With 23 cars taking the green flag, Adam Webb and Oscar Tipsword raced out front with Kenny Butterfield and Mike Eskew in tow.  Butterfield, who started sixth, moved into the second spot on just the …

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Night 1 of the Hornet Challenge paying $1,000 to win for DIRTcar UMP Hornets plus the opener of the Midwest Big Ten Series DIRTcar UMP Pro Late Models highlight a full racing program on tap. With Mother’s Day this Sunday, the first 75 Moms through the gate will receive flowers from Secret Garden Decatur! Divisions racing: DIRTcar UMP Hornets ($1,000 to win) Midwest Big Ten Series DIRTcar UMP Pro Late Models Midwest Technical Institute DIRTcar UMP Modifieds DIRTcar UMP Street Stocks POWRi/Illini D-II Midgets Presented By Nutech Seed Pits Open 4:00 Gates Open 5:00 Pill Draw Ends 6:00 Hot Laps 6:20 Pro Late Model Qualifying 6:45 Racing 7:00 $12 Adult Admission 11 & Under FREE More info at www.lincolnspeedwayil.com

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