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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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Lincoln Speedway Loses Sunday POWRi Event Due To Weather

     (Lincoln, IL)  Lincoln Speedway somehow missed a couple of different waves of severe weather Sunday afternoon but at 2:30, Mother Nature’s wrath proved to be too much.  The POWRi Illinois SPEEDWEEK was canceled due to the rain with predictions for more during race time hours later.        Scheduled to race were the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League, POWRi Speedway Motors Micro League, POWRi Lucas Oil Regional/Badger Midgets, Pro Late Models, and Modifieds.  The event will not be rescheduled as it was part of SPEEDWEEK.        Next up for Lincoln Speedway is the WAR 410 wingless sprint cars, scheduled for this Friday, June 15.  In addition to the fan …

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IT IS Midget SPEEDweek Championship Sunday TODAY at Lincoln Speedway

In addition to the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League, the POWRi Speedway Motors Micros, POWRi Lucas Oil DII Midgets, Pro Late Models, and Modifieds will also be in action.   Sunday, June 10 2018 Illinois Midget SPEEDWEEK Presented By US92.7   Divisions: POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League POWRi Speedway Motors National Micro League POWRi Lucas Oil DII Midget League By Bailey Chassis Company Pro Late Models Modifieds   Times: Pits: 2:00 Stands: 3:00 Local Pill Draw Ends: 4:45 Hotlaps: 5:00 Racing: 6:00   Grandstand Pricing: Adults – $15 Children 11 & Under – Free   Hotels: Hampton by Hilton – Lincoln Illinois Holiday Inn Express Lincoln Mention the Lincoln Speedway discount   Additional …

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Midgets Lead Five Action Packed Divisions To Lincoln Speedway Sunday

US92.7 Superstar County To Present Action (Lincoln, IL) POWRi Illinois SPEED Week took the green flag on Wednesday night, in Belleville, Illinois and did so with a great field of nearly 50 national midgets and 50 winged micros.  On Sunday night, five days of racing will come to an end and the champions will be crowned at Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, Illinois.  In between the bookend events of POWRi’s Sixth Annual Illinois SPEED Week will be visits to Brownstown, Illinois, Jacksonville, Illinois, and of course, Macon, Illinois.  Lincoln Speedway’s event is set for this Sunday, June 10, featuring a double-dose of action with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League alongside the POWRi Speedway Motors …

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IT IS Modified 50, Railsplitter 40, & MOWA Sprint Race Day at Lincoln Speedway!

A big triple headliner show is on tap featurint a $1,500 to win 50 lap Modified main event, $1,000 to win 40 lap Street Stock main event, and the winged 410 sprint car excitement of MOWA. All of this plus our Pro Crate Late Models makes for a fantastic Friday of racing at Abe’s Favorite Place to Race, Lincoln Speedway! Full show details: FRIDAY, JUNE 1 Modified 50/MOWA Sprints/Railsplitter 40 Divisions: -Built Ford Tough Midwest Open Wheel Association Sprint Car Series presented by Morrow Brothers Ford, Inc. 410 Winged Sprints –DIRTcar UMP Modifieds 50 lap feature $1,500 To Win/$150/Start -DIRTcar UMP Pro Crate Late Models –Midwest Street Stock Championship/Midwest Big Ten Series co-sanctioned Railsplitter 40 Times: Pits: 4:00 Stands: 5:00 Pill …

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​Sprint Cars Making First 2018 Lincoln Speedway Visit On Friday Night

Modifieds Running A 50-Lap Special                 (Lincoln, IL) This coming Friday, June 1, Lincoln Speedway will have a huge event featuring the Built Ford Tough 410 MOWA Sprint Cars, a 50-lap Modified special, Pro Late Models, and a combo event between the Midwest Street Stock Championship and Big Ten Street Stocks.  The Friday affair definitely has a little something for everyone.                 The DIRTcar Modifieds will co-headline the event with the Sprint cars and will run a 50-lap feature paying $1,500 to win.  The Modifieds always draw great fields of cars to Lincoln Speedway and with the additional pay, Friday should see a stellar field and a great race.  Currently, last year’s champion, Brandon Roberts, of Ashland, IL, leads the …

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