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Central Illinois Drivers Lead Summer Nationals Into Lincoln Speedway Monday

Late Model Championship Race A Tight One                 (Lincoln, IL) The grueling Summer Nationals Hell Tour begins its final week of competition Monday night at Lincoln Speedway, the final night for fans to catch the series in Illinois, this year.  Monday’s event is one of the final six to determine a Summer Nationals champion and the two man race at the top happens to be between to Central Illinois drivers.                  The tight battle heading into the final week is between Chatham, IL driver, Brian Shirley, and Moweaqua, IL’s Shannon Babb.  Babb dominated the first part of this year’s Summer National tour, while Shirley has been the man as of late.  Babb has claimed five wins to Shirley’s two, however, Shirley has been slightly more consistent, helping him to a slight edge.  Their championship race could easily be decided on the last lap of the last race this week, which makes the Monday event at Lincoln …

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Summer Nationals Event At Lincoln Speedway Postponed To July 9

Late Afternoon Rainfall Proved To Be Too Much             (Lincoln, IL) Despite an abysmal Sunday forecast, the weather was beautiful all morning and most of the afternoon at Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, Illinois.  Unfortunately, the forecast ended up being right as a wave of rain that came through around 5:30 and proved to be too much, forcing the postponement of the Graue Chevrolet Showdown.  Much to the delight of fans, the event has been rescheduled for Monday, July 9 at the ¼-mile dirt track.             The pits were filling up with cars before the rainfall hit the area.  On schedule were the Summer National Late Models, Summit Modifieds, and the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets.  The make-up event on July 9 will be very similar, featuring the Late Models and Modifieds but the Midgets will be replaced by B-Mods.             Wristbands that were purchased for grandstand entry as well as pit passes can be turned in at the Monday, July 9 event …

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Lincoln Speedway Summer Nationals Postponed To Monday July 9th

The Graue Chevrolet Buick Cadillac Showdown is rained out tonight. Summer Nationals will run NEXT Monday, July 9th. Late Models, Modifieds, & B Mods will be on the card. Save your wristbands. They will be good for next Monday and other events. More details coming up. Feel free to contact Track Enterprises at 217-764-3200 if you have questions.

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IT’S Summer Nationals Raceday At Lincoln Speedway!

IT’S SUMMER NATIONALS RACEDAY AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY! The show of the year is coming up TONIGHT at Lincoln Speedway Sunday, July 1st. The best in Dirt Late Model racing, Modified racing, and Midget racing converge on the quarter mile for an action packed triple bill headliner! This show will feature lots of great racing that is sure to excite! Be at the Graue Cheverolet Buick Cadillac Showdown! Full details below…   Sunday, July 1 Graue Chevrolet Buick Cadillac Showdown Super Late Models/Modifeds/Midgets   Divisions: *DIRTcar UMP Summer Nationals Super Late Models *Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals DIRTcar UMP Modifieds *Lucas Oil POWRi National Midgets   Times: Pits: 3:00 Stands: 4:00 Pill Draw Ends: 5:30 Hotlaps: 6:00 Racing: 7:00   Grandstand Pricing: Adults – $30 Children 11 & Under – $5   Hotels: Hampton by Hilton – Lincoln Illinois Holiday Inn Express Lincoln Mention the Lincoln Speedway discount   For more …

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Summer National Late Models, Modifieds, & National Midgets Coming To Lincoln

Graue Chevrolet Showdown Brought A Record Crowd In 2017                 (Lincoln, IL) For the second year in-a-row, Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, IL will be the site of a huge Sunday evening show that will feature the best in Late Model, Modified, and Midget racing.  The Graue Chevrolet Showdown will have a little bit of everything in the dirt track racing world, including Late Models, Modifieds, and Midgets.  Much like last year’s event, Sunday is expected to bring in a large number of cars as well as fans in a very unique tripleheader show.                 The first couple weeks of the 2018 Summer Nationals have seen Moweaqua, Illinois driver, Shannon Babb, dominate his way to a 50% win percentage and a series lead.  Babb is expected to be strong at Lincoln, as it’s one of the tracks not too far from his Macon County home.  Batesville, Arkansas hotshoe, Billy Moyer, has been strong as well, sitting in …

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Fallen Heroes Night With 410 Sprints & Hornet Challenge Is Here!

It is Charrons Auto Repair Inc Fallen Heroes Night WAR Non Wing Sprint/Big Ten Pro Crate Late Model/Ed Cain Trucking Hornet Challenge Night 1 Race Day at Lincoln Speedway! A fantastic slate of racing action is on the docket for the racing program this evening. 5 action packed classes are sure to excite. The WAR 410 Non Winged Sprint Cars are headlining a scintillating card. The Midwest Big Ten Pro Crate Late Models will also put on a great show. The Hornets get a chance to shine in the spotlight and race for big bucks in Night 1 of the Ed Cain Trucking Hornet Challenge paying $1,000 to win. And that is just part of what is going on! Charron’s Auto Repair Fallen Heroes Night has become a tradition at Lincoln where we honor those brave, unselfish fighting men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in defending our freedom we so …

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