Special events

305 Sprint Cars & Two Big Ten Series Headline Lincoln Speedway’s Second Week

(Lincoln, IL) Fans and teams are ready to go for a second week of racing action at Lincoln Speedway, located at the Logan County Fairgrounds in Lincoln, IL. The April 10 season opener boasted an outstanding field of nearly 100 cars, a great crowd, and exciting racing action. New Berlin, IL driver Mason Campbell and Emden, IL driver Ben Wagoner were the two winners a year ago in 305 action at the track. The class typically puts on competitive and exciting shows at the track, with many of the drivers coming from Central Illinois. Just as important, if not more so, are the two races of Big Ten Series openers this Friday night. Not only do the Midwest Big Ten Series Pro Late Models open their season at Lincoln, so do the Midwest Big Ten Series Street Stocks. Both divisions were on hand at the April 10 opener, racing for …

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Lincoln Speedway Opening Day Moved to Sunday, April 10th

(Lincoln, IL) The 2022-racing season is now set to begin this coming Sunday, April 10th at Lincoln Speedway, located at the Logan County Fairgrounds in Lincoln, IL. Originally scheduled for this Friday, the weather forecast has forced speedway officials to move the event to a day that has a much more favorable forecast, featuring sunshine and temps near 70 degrees. Six divisions of racing action will be racing in the opener, headlined by the first ever Midwest Big Ten Series Modified event. In addition to the DIRTcar Modifieds, DIRTcar Pro Late Models, DIRTcar Sportsman, DIRTcar Street Stocks, Simplot DII Midgets, and DIRTcar Hornets will be racing. “With Friday’s forecast showing a mix of rain and snow and high temps in the low 40’s, we knew that Friday’s event wasn’t likely to happen. Fortunately, Sunday is looking great for fans to get out and enjoy a great day at the track,” …

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Lincoln Speedway Test Set For Sunday Still A Go

(Macon, IL) Macon Speedway officials have announced that the opening test-and-tune, scheduled for Saturday, March 26, has been postponed due to wet grounds from this week’s weather. Test-and-tune set for Sunday, March 27 at Lincoln Speedway will be held as scheduled with an extra day of drying time that will help the process.   Sunday’s opening test at Lincoln Speedway will have pits opening at 11:00 AM and on track activity from 12:00-4:00 PM. Pit admission is $25, while kids 11 and under are $10. Grandstand admission is free. All divisions of race cars are welcome.   Macon Speedway will now hold its first test-and-tune next Saturday, April 2 from 12:00-4:00 PM. The 77th season opener for the 1/5-mile track will be Saturday, April 9, featuring CEFCU Kids Club, driver autographs, and six divisions of racing action.   For more information on the two tracks, visit www.maconracing.com and www.lincolnspeedwayil.com.

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2022 Season Opener Coming Friday, April 8th

The 2022 racing season is just around the corner at Lincoln Speedway in Lincoln, IL. The 1/4-mile dirt track opens its 2022 campaign on Friday, April 8 with 6 action packed divisions. Details below…   Divisions: DIRTcar Pro Late Models Midwest Big Ten Series DIRTcar Modifieds DIRTcar Sportsman DIRTcar Street Stocks Simplot DII Midgets DIRTcar Hornets   Times: Pits: 3:00 Stands: 5:00 Pill Draw Ends: 5:50 Hotlaps: 6:00 Racing: 7:00   Advance Grandstand Pricing: Adults – $15 Children 11 & Under – Free   Pit passes will be sold at track on raceday.   Hotels: Hampton by Hilton – Lincoln IL Comfort Inn & Suites Lincoln IL Call the hotel and mention the Lincoln Speedway discount   PRE-SEASON TEST AND TUNE DATES: Sunday, March 27 – 12:00-4:00 Sunday, April 3 – 12:00-4:00

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Lincoln Speedway Ticket & Camping Details for May 12 Castrol® FloRacing Night

Super Late Model Event to Pay $22,022 to the Winner (Lincoln, Illinois) Officials at Lincoln Speedway, in Lincoln, Illinois, have announced that discounted tickets as well as reserved camping spots, for Thursday, May 12th, go on sale Friday, March 4 at 12:00 Noon Central Time. The Castrol® FloRacing Night will be highlighted by a $22,022 to win feature for Super Late Models. The DIRTcar Modifieds will also race. On the heels of a great inaugural campaign in 2021, the Castrol® FloRacing Night in America tour is ready to storm into 2022. More races, more tracks, and more money headline the sophomore season for the 2022 campaign, including their first Lincoln Speedway stop as part of an Illinois week of great events. The Land of Lincoln doubleheader welcomes the series to two new venues on Wednesday – Thursday, May 11-12 with stops at Spoon River Speedway (Banner, Ill.) and Lincoln (Ill.) …

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

March 4-6 Car Show To Kickstart Season (Macon, IL) Officials from Macon Speedway and Lincoln Speedway, as well as Hickory Point Mall in Forsyth, IL are pleased to announce the return of the season preview car show.  The show is set to return Friday, March 4-Sunday, March 6 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19. 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 3 and exiting on Sunday, March 6 when Hickory Point Mall closes for business each of the two days. The show is a great benefit to those who like to display their newly prepared rides before receiving battle scars from on track action.  It’s also an additional benefit to sponsors, putting …

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