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IT IS Graue Showdown Raceday at Lincoln Speedway!

IT IS Graue Showdown Raceday at Lincoln Speedway! Who’s ready for some Monday night fun at Lincoln Speedway? For the final time in 2018 in the State of Illinois the DIRTcar UMP Summer Nationals Super Late Models and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals tours make a stop. Accompanying the tours on their final stop in the Land of Lincoln are the DIRTcar UMP B-Mods. The forecast looks great and the racing should be even better! Full details below… Monday, July 9 Graue Chevrolet Buick Cadillac Showdown Summer Nationals Hell Tour Divisions: *DIRTcar UMP Summer Nationals Super Late Models *Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals DIRTcar UMP Modifieds *DIRTcar UMP B-Mods Times: Pits: 3:00 Stands: 4:00 Pill Draw Ends: 5:30 Hotlaps: 6:00 …

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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, …

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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 …

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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: …

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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 …

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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 …

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Powerful WAR Sprint Cars Coming To Lincoln Speedway Friday

Five Classes Of Racing Also Includes Hornet Challenge                 (Lincoln, IL) After a rainout last Sunday night, Lincoln Speedway is amped up and ready to go for a big night of racing this Friday, June 15.  The POWRi/WAR Lucas Oil 410 Sprint car series will be making its only visit in 2018 to the ¼-mile dirt oval.  It addition to the five divisions of racing, Charron’s Auto Repair will be honoring the Fallen Heroes with a special prerace ceremony and more.  The night will be capped off by the $1,000 to win Hornet Challenge.                 Co-headlining Friday’s show will be the powerful 410 Sprint cars of the POWRi/WAR Lucas Oil Wildcard Series.  WAR Wildcard debuted …

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