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Division II Midgets Prepare For Busy Season At Lincoln & Macon

(Macon, IL – 03-08-16) With the dawn of a new year comes the rise of a class of cars known as Division II Midgets. Though not a new class, they are sporting a new name as they were formally known as Lightning Sprints. The Division II class is a combination of economy based midgets, with a stock 2.4 production long block, and lightning sprints. Full 20+ car fields are expected as they will venture to 9 races at Lincoln Speedway in Logan County and 7 events at the Mighty Macon Speedway in Macon, Illinois. With a uniform set of rules and special race day incentives, the class has many excited drivers new and old. The home track of Lincoln Speedway will have a point fund sponsored by NuTech Seed and also see the return of the front row challenge sponsored by Phil Pickett at Conklin AgroVantage. Those traveling to Macon …

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Hornet Challenge Weekend Announced For Lincoln & Macon Speedways

Doubleheader Events Paying $1,000 To Win                 Officials from Track Enterprises in Macon, IL have announced an unprecedented weekend of racing, camping, partying, and all out fun for Hornet competitors during the month of May.  A Friday-Saturday doubleheader will feature $1,000 to win races at Lincoln Speedway and Macon Speedway, in Illinois. The events, scheduled for May 6 at Lincoln and May 7 at Macon, will pay $1,000 to win each night and $30 to start.  Additional $100 bonuses are in place for the highest finishing out of state car each race, with competitors from all over expected to attend. The events will see heat races set up by draw, with passing points used to lock drivers into the feature field.  A semi will be held to give remaining drivers a last chance to make the show.  The Hornet class will be teched by Macon UMP rules which include street …

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Final 2016 World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series Schedule Announced

​Tour To Face Summer National Drivers At Lincoln Speedway On July 3 CONCORD, N.C. – Feb. 8, 2016 – As the 2016 World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series season gets ready to begin, the final dates in the 2016 schedule have been set. In all, the season will feature nearly 50 scheduled A-features at more than 30 tracks across the United States. One of the biggest storylines of the 2016 season will take place the weekend before the Fourth of July. For the first time ever, the World of Outlaws will combine with the DIRTcar Summer Nationals at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Mo. on July 2 and Lincoln (Ill.) Speedway on July 3. Both races will utilize the Summer Nationals format, meaning no entry fee for competitors and the unique group qualifying and heat races. As the series kicks off the season, it looks forward …

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Host Hotels Named For Lincoln IL Speedway

Hampton & Holiday Inn Express To Feature Racer Rates Officials from Lincoln Speedway in Lincoln, IL have come to agreement with Hotel Ventures Management to name two host hotels for the 2016 season at the 1/4-mile facility.  This year, drivers, team members, and fans will have the opportunity to save on rooms at the Hampton Inn as well as the Holiday Inn Express when traveling to the Lincoln speedplant. The Hampton by Hilton is located just two miles from the Logan County Fairgrounds, where Lincoln Speedway is located.  The hotel features an all new lobby and Treat Shop, indoor swimming pool and whirlpool, hot free breakfast buffet, free WiFi, and much more. All guestrooms will offer a refrigerator and microwave. The Hampton by Hilton is located at 1019 North Heitmann Drive, Lincoln, IL 62656.  Information: 217-732-6729 or www.lincoln.hamptoninn.com The Holiday Inn Express is also located approximately two miles from the …

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Lincoln Speedway 2016 Schedule Announced

Summernationals & All Star Sprints Among Special Dates Officials from Track Enterprises have released the first look at the 2016 schedule for Lincoln Speedway.  The company took the reigns for promoting the ¼-mile facility during the offseason.  This year will mark the 13th year of racing at the Logan County Fairgrounds in Lincoln, IL. At the top of this year’s can’t miss events are the UMP DIRTcar Summernationals and the first ever appearance for the Arctic Cat All Star Sprints.  The Summernationals Hell Tour event will be on Sunday, July 3 and will feature the best in Super Late Model racing along with the Modified Summit Nationals and B-Mods.  Fireworks will cap off the show. The Arctic Cat All Star Sprints, the popular tour owned by NASCAR star Tony Stewart, will be making one Illinois visit this year.  Fortunately for fans in Central Illinois, the stop happens to be at …

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All Star Circuit of Champions visits Lincoln Speedway on May 20th, 2016!

2016 All Star Circuit of Champions Schedule Released May 20 Event At Lincoln Speedway, Only Illinois Appearance By Tyler Altmeyer All Star Circuit of Champions Indianapolis (November 19, 2015) – The All Star Circuit of Champions will move ahead into the 2016 season with a full slate of scheduled competition, with race dates ranging from early February until late October. This season, the series will visit Lincoln IL Speedway for the first time.  The event is scheduled for Friday, May 20 and it will mark the only Illinois race for the series in 2016. “America’s Series” will headline 51 dates during the new year, visiting seven different states and nearly 30 different facilities along the east coast, Northeast and Midwest. As traditional, the All Star Circuit of Champions will begin their new campaign in the “Sunshine State” during the early weeks of February, showcasing talent on February 5-6 at Bubba …

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