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Bollinger Bests Strong Field Of Mods At Lincoln Speedway

(Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway was able to endure heavy rainfall over the last seven days to race this past Friday night, May 3.  While many passed a number of fields covered in water from recent flooding, they arrived at Lincoln Speedway which was ready to go.  Fans got to see a good clean night of action with a solid field of cars. The top story of the night was the DIRTcar Modified turnout.  Some of the top Modified drivers in the Midwest made the trip as 24 competitors were pitside.  Fifteen locked in through heat races while an additional five came through the last chance.  When the green dropped on the 20-lap A-Main, it was …

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Lincoln Speedway Looking To Carry Early Season Momentum Friday

Ladies Night Featuring $5 Ladies Admission With Five Divisions Of Racing (Lincoln, IL)  Lincoln Speedway officials are keeping their fingers crossed that racing will continue this coming Friday, May 3rd, despite a wet weather week in Illinois.  Friday’s forecast looks dry so the plan is to race.  It will just be a matter of how wet the grounds are from the previous days.   The night will feature $5 grandstand admission for ladies, in honor of Ladies Night. The Midwest Big Ten Series Street Stocks will join the regular four classes of racing at the ¼-mile dirt track.  For the Big Ten Series, it will be their second race of the season but the first at …

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Pozsgai Takes 305 Sprint Checkers In Front Of Hometown Fans

Large Fields Of Cars Race On Lincoln Speedway’s Second Night (Lincoln, IL) Fan appreciation night had a large turnout of fans and drivers this past Friday, April 26 at Lincoln Speedway.  The night, presented by Kitchen Cooked Chips, had plenty of great races with a home favorite ending up in victory lane during the night’s Sprint car feature. In the first of two appearances this season for the 305 Winged Sprint Cars, Lincoln, IL driver, Max Pozsgai jumped out front early on in the 18-lap feature.  Pozsgai, who grew up in Lincoln, was the fan favorite coming into the event.  Pozsgai started on the pole of the feature event, after garnering the most passing points …

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IT IS FAN APPRECIATION NIGHT AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY!!

IT IS KITCHEN COOKED FAN APPRECIATION NIGHT RACE DAY AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY! If there is one word to describe tonight, it is value! It is Dollar Dog and $2 Beer Night. A pair of race track staples for a bargain price. On top of that, your ticket will get you in to see a JAM PACKED racing program featuring 5 racing divisions featuring both open wheel racing including a rare visit by the 305 Winged Sprint Cars and stock car racing headlined by the 2019 Midwest Big Ten Series Pro Crate Late Model opener. All of this for a discount on regular general admission! Full program details Friday, April 26 Kitchen Cooked, Inc Fan Appreciation Night $10 …

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Discounted Admission, $1 Dogs, $2 Beers On Tap For Lincoln Speedway

Fan Appreciation Night To See Sprint Cars & Four Other Classes (Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway is set for its second night of racing this coming Friday, April 26.  The night will be a great one for fans, as grandstand admission is just $10 per person with kids 11 and under free.  In addition, $1 hot dogs will be sold in the concession stand and $2 beers will be sold in the pavilion. On track action will be led by the first of two appearances this season for the 305 Winged Sprint Cars. The Sprints have made one appearance in each of the last two years but this year’s schedule also has a second date in …

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Nichols Claims Railsplitter 40 At Lincoln Speedway Jimmy John’s Opener

(Lincoln, IL) The sound of racing engines and the smell of high octane fuel was back at the Logan County Fairgrounds this past Friday, April 12.  It was Freaky Fast opening night at Lincoln Speedway, presented by Jimmy John’s. The headliner of the night was the Midwest Stock Car Tour Street Stocks.  20 cars took the green with Lovington, IL’s Jeremy Nichols racing into the early lead.  Nichols held the advantage throughout the 40-lap event with Jerrad Krick in tow.  Krick closed the gap in the late going of the race but even with a late caution wasn’t able to make a move.  Nichols went on to claim the victory in his beautiful #24 ride.  …

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IT IS RACE DAY AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY!

The countdown has hit zero. We have waited 224 days since the final checkered flag back on August 31, 2018, but the 16th Season Opening Door Buster presented by Jimmy John’s. All of the excitement of dirt track racing, some of the very best entertainment for your dollar, returns tonight in a big way with a 5 division racing program, headlined by the 1st event of the Midwest Stock Car Tour 2019 season, the 3rd Annual Railsplitter 40. And speaking of making the dollar go further, college students on College Student Night at the Races get in FREE with a valid, current college ID. It has been far too long since we have said these …

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Green Flag To Drop On Lincoln Speedway’s 16th Season Friday Night

Five Divisions Will Race The ¼-Mile Dirt Track (Lincoln, IL) The Logan County Fairgrounds, in Lincoln, IL, will come alive this Friday, April 12 with the roar of racing engines as the 16th season of racing is set to get underway at Lincoln Speedway.  Five classes of cars will be in action during the Jimmy John’s Season Opener, which is highlighted by the Midwest Stock Car Tour Street Stocks in the Railsplitter 40.  The 2019 season will have 12 special racing events at the track in addition to a Kenny Wallace Dirt Racing Experience in September.  The track’s staple divisions will again be DIRTcar Pro Late Models, Modifieds, Hornets, and Nutech Seed DII Midgets.  Those four divisions will be …

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