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Macon Speedway & Lincoln Speedway Announce Off-Season & Early 2020 Season Dates

(Macon, IL) Racing officials at Macon Speedway as well as Lincoln Speedway have announced important off-season dates as well as the season opening dates for each track.   For Lincoln Speedway, 2020 will be the 17th season of racing at the Logan County Fairground track.  At Macon Speedway, 2020 will be an extra special year, as it’s the 75th season of racing.  Season opening weekend will be Friday and Saturday, April 10-11. The awards banquet, celebrating champions and other top drivers from 2019, will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at the Decatur Conference Center and Hotel in Decatur, IL.  Full details and ticket availability will be released in the coming weeks. Other dates, including the four pre-season test and tunes, the racecar show at the Hickory Point Mall, and the Midwest Speed Expo are also set.  The full schedules for the 2020 racing seasons at Macon and Lincoln …

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Sprint Cars & Vintage Racing To Headling Friday’s Lincoln Show

Bonus Lap Money On The Line For Five Classes (Lincoln, IL) Friday night, August 9, will be action packed at Lincoln Speedway, as seven different classes of racing will be on track at the All American Night Of Speed.  Headlining the show will be the 305 Sprint Cars and Vintage Racing of Illinois.  A number of the divisions will be racing for lap leader bonus money as well as big trophies, carried over from Terry Young’s Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Reunion race that was postponed on July 21. For the 305 Sprint Cars, Friday night will be their second event at the track this season.  At the April 26 event, Lincoln, IL’s own, Max Pozsgai claimed the feature victory.  When the cars returned on July 21, 16 drivers were pitside for the event, a strong turnout for the division.  Unfortunately, rainfall caused a cancelation and reschedule.  Pozsgai will be the …

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Lincoln Speedway Sunday Event Canceled Due To Rain

Racing action on Sunday, July 21 has been canceled due to weather.  Rainfall hit, for about the third time, just as cars were preparing for hotlaps.  Six divisions of racing were on tap at the Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Reunion show.  Fans and pit attendees are asked to hang onto their armbands to use at a future event.  Information on rescheduling the 305 Sprint Cars & Big Ten events will be coming soon. Up next for Lincoln Speedway is the Summer Nationals makeup this Thursday, July 25.  The final 24 laps of the Super Late Model feature will be completed in addition to the Summit Modified National 30 lap feature.  Full new programs for DIRTcar Pro Mods and Street Stocks will also be on the card.  Fans and competitors can use their wristbands from the June 30 event for entry Thursday.  For those who don’t have bands, grandstand admission will …

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IT IS RACEDAY AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY!

IT IS Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Reunion RACE DAY AT Lincoln Speedway Lincoln Speedway, with a lot of help from organizer Terry Young, will be hosting the Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Night, featuring Macon and Springfield Speedways, this coming Sunday, July 21. A racing reunion, free and open to anyone, will be held from 12:00-5:00, before on track activities begin. Following the reunion, six divisions of racing action will be on track in an event presented by US92.7 Superstar Country. At the reunion, vintage race cars will be on display with plenty of old photo displays, a driver meet and greet, fun, prizes, and more. Food and drink will be on sale as well, inside of the pavilion outside of turn one where the reunion is held. A full 6 division racing program will be held after the reunion with a great mix of open wheel racing and stock car racing. The best of both …

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Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Night Coming To Lincoln Speedway Sunday

Six Divisions Of Racing Action To Be Featured With Bonus Money On The Line (Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway, with a lot of help from organizer Terry Young, will be hosting the Central Illinois Motorsports Nostalgia Night, featuring Macon and Springfield Speedways, this coming Sunday, July 21.  A racing reunion, free and open to anyone, will be held from 12:00-5:00, before on track activities begin.  Following the reunion, six divisions of racing action will be on track in an event presented by US 92.7 Superstar Country. At the reunion, vintage race cars will be on display with plenty of old photo displays, a driver meet and greet, fun, prizes, and more.  Food and drink will be on sale as well, inside of the pavilion outside of turn one where the reunion is held. Action on track will begin at 6:00 with hotlaps, followed by racing at 7:00.  Bonus money will be …

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Rico Races To MOWA Win At Lincoln Speedway

(Lincoln, IL) It was an absolutely picture perfect Friday night in Central Illinois the one and only visit of the Built Ford Tough MOWA Sprint Cars presented by Morrow Brothers at Lincoln Speedway.  The pits were packed, on Lincoln Courier night, with five divisions of racing and the fans saw a good show throughout the evening. 27 winged warriors of the Built Ford Tough MOWA Sprint Cars filled the pits with 22 stars making the A-Main event.  Fan favorites, Rico Abreu and Parker Price-Miller raced to the front of the 25-lap A-Main event with Abreu holding a pretty wheel.  Price-Miller wasn’t far behind, however, just waiting for a mistake to be made.  As the laps wound down, Abreu had his hands full, working heavy lapped traffic with Price-Miller hot on his heels.  In fact, a couple of times, Price-Miller edged ahead for the lead.  The race went green until the …

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