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Macon & Lincoln Speedway Racecars Set To Return To Hickory Point Mall

March 16-18 Car Show To Kickstart Season                 (Macon, IL 03-07-18) Officials from Macon Speedway as well as Hickory Point Mall in Forsyth, IL are pleased to announce the return of the season preview car show.  Formerly an annual event, the show returns for a third season in-a-row, after a long hiatus.  The event is scheduled for March 16-18.                 The car show is open to any regular competitors that race at Macon Speedway or Lincoln Speedway, as well as those from traveling series that compete at either of the tracks.  The show will be three days long with cars entering on Thursday, March 15 and exiting on Sunday, March 18 when Hickory Point Mall …

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Jimmy John’s Becomes A Proud Sponsor Of Lincoln Speedway Racing

Jimmy John’s Becomes a Proud Sponsor of Lincoln Speedway Racing (Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway’s 1/4-mile dirt track, located at the Logan County Fairgrounds in Lincoln, IL will have a new official sandwich in 2018. Jimmy John’s, located near Lincoln College, has stepped up its support of the track, which will begin its 15th season in April. Jimmy John’s serves from-scratch food made with excellent ingredients. Homemade bread is baked fresh all day, every day, and all-natural meats and fresh veggies are hand-sliced daily – that’s the way it’s been since 1983. With 2,750 stores across the U.S., Jimmy John’s was founded by Jimmy John Liautaud in a city not all that far away from Lincoln, in Charleston, …

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A Look Back At The 2017 Lincoln Speedway Season

4 Champions To Be Crowned At January Banquet                 (Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway, located in Lincoln, IL, had a highly successful 2017 season come to an end on September 1.  The track, in its 14th season, completed 11 out of 12 scheduled events with great weather, much improved crowds, and top notch racing on the 1/4-mile.  From Sprint cars to Hornets to a Summer Nationals event that set the record for biggest crowd at the track, the track had great racing from start to finish this year.  This year’s top point finishers will be honored during the January 20 banquet.                 The UMP Pro Late Models competed in nine out of the eleven events this …

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It’s Brandt Season Championship/Five Buck Night Race Day!

IT IS Brandt Season Championship/Five Buck Night Race Day at Lincoln Speedway! The final event of the 2017 racing season at Lincoln Speedway is upon us. Brandt will present the Season Championship night with $5 grandstand admission. That’s right.. just FIVE BUCKS to see six divisions of racing action the final night of the season! COME HUNGRY TO THE TRACK! In addition to the $5 grandstand admission special tonight, the concession stands will have a $5 special that includes a sandwich, chips, and a drink. Sandwich choices with the special include burgers, polish sausage, or hot dogs. It’s going to be a great night to bring the whole family to the track and it’s your …

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Lincoln Speedway’s Brandt Season Finale Coming Up Friday

Five Buck Admission To Fill Stands                 (Lincoln, IL) The outstanding 2017 season is about to come to an end at Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, IL.  A 12 event, special event schedule was put together in the offseason and the action has been great all summer long.  With only one rainout, May 19, fans have seen a great season of racing action, as crowds have filled the stands on numerous occasions.  That should be the case this coming Friday, September 1, as grandstand admission will be just $5 for the Brandt Season Finale.                 Six divisions of racing are on tap for Friday night’s event, including two classes of Midwest Big Ten Series competitors.  Headlining …

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NASCAR Veteran Schrader Preparing For Busiest Of Race Weekends

Four Races In Four Days At Lincoln, Macon, & Du Quoin                 (Macon, IL) It’s not a secret that retired NASCAR driver, Ken Schrader, still loves to drive race cars.  The Fenton, MO driver ran his last NASCAR Cup event in 2013 but has continued racing dirt Modifieds on a regular basis, competing in well over 50 events per year.  This weekend, the 62-year old will have a real busy stretch, competing in four feature events, over the course of four days at three different race tracks.                 It all begins on Friday, September 1 at Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, IL when the Federated Car Care #9 Modified competes in the season finale at the …

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IT’S RACEDAY AT LINCOLN SPEEDWAY!!

The 410 Non-Wing Sprint Cars of POWRi/WAR Sprints will be on track tonight, August 18 at Lincoln Speedway along with Pro Lates, Modifieds, and DII Midgets. Full info below…   Friday, August 18 Night Before State Fair Race   Divisions: WAR Non-Wing 410 Sprint Cars DIRTcar Racing Pro Late Models UMP Modifieds POWRi DII Midgets By NuTech Seed, LLC   Times: Pits: 3:00 Stands: 4:00 Hotlaps: 6:00 Racing: 7:00   Grandstand Pricing: Adults – $15 Children 11 & Under – FREE   Hotels: Hampton by Hilton – Lincoln Illinois Holiday Inn Express – Lincoln Illinois Mention the Lincoln Speedway discount   **Also, don’t forget about the Macon Speedway POWRi Midget night on Saturday and Illinois …

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