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MAKE UP FEATURES HIGHLIGHT NEXT TWO WEEKS OF RACING AT HIGHLAND

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Highland IL (July 5, 2011) Racing Action returns to the Highland Speedway this coming Saturday July 9th with the Daum Crop Insurance Night. Kicking off the night will be three of the make up features from the June 25 rain out. The Becker Jewelers Late Models the UMP Sportsmen and the UMP factory stocks will run their makeup features this ...

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Jr Fan Club bike winners 2011

A BIG thank you to those who donated bikes for the June 25th Jr Fan Club:Tyler Deibert RacingLynn TidwellHighland OptimistsGina KuhnCasey’s General StoreMike’s Tractors (Mike Bandy)Helvetia SharpshootersSteve StevensonHighland TruBuyBecker JewelersScott Credit UnionFirst Mid Illinois Bank Bike winners on June 25, 2011 Steven KaufmanNicole StonecipherKevin MedlinEllie JoyceDylan ShawKarlene RheaumeMiley KruepMegan BruggemannMelody HolcombKayla RobertsonLogan JohnsonDrake WisnaskyDale HuelsmannLogan SellersDylan AlbertBlake GoetterDalton DrewMyah HelmkampShelby ...

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Scott James Scores UMP Becker Jewelers Late Model Summer Nationals Win

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HIGHLAND, Ill. – June 22, 2011 – Scott James is making the most of the DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour, surging to his second consecutive win worth $5,000 Wednesday night at Highland (Ill.) Speedway. The driver from Lawrenceburg, Ind., drove the Scott Riggs owned #81 to the win over Quincy, Ill. native Mark Burgtorf who challenged late in the 40-lap ...

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Kenny Schrader Takes Home Steve Schmitt UMPDIRTcar Summit Modified Win

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HIGHLAND, Ill. – June 22, 2011 – Ken Schrader is quickly becoming the favorite to win the inaugural DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals  after capturing the $1,000 payday Wednesday night at Highland (Ill.) Speedway. The victory is the second in three races during the month long Summit Modified Nationals for the NASCAR veteran originally from Fenton, Mo.   Schrader held ...

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Summer Racing Action Heats Up in St. Louis

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…Highland Speedway Hosts Wednesday Night Feature Event I-55 Raceway in Pevely Prepares for UMP SummerNational Slugfest Next Saturday Night Highland, IL (June 21) The heat of the summer months brings some red hot stock car action into the St. Louis region during the next few weeks with several high-profile nationally sanctioned short-track events. Wednesday night Highland Speedway plays host to ...

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THE 2011 SUMMER NATIONALS ROLLS INTO THE HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY JUNE 22

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Highland IL (June 20th, 2011) – The UMP (United Midwestern Promoters) Summer Nationals, rolls into the Highland Speedway this Wednesday June 22. Known as the Hell Tour for its torturous schedule, the series attracts some of the biggest drivers in the sport. Names like Jason Feger, Shannon Babb, Ryan Unzicker, Dennis Erb and Brian Shirley will invade the Speedway to ...

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Racing Hero’s Past and Present Will Shine at Highland During 50th Year Celebration

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  HIGHLAND IL ( June 6, 2011) The Weekly Stars of the  Highland Speedway will be sharing center stage the next two weekends at the Speedway as The Highland Speedway will be celebrating 50 Years of racing Presented by Excell Bottling the makers of Ski the Official Soda of the Highland Speedway. Stars and Hero’s from days gone by will ...

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BILLY MOYER TAKES ROUND ONE OF TRI STATE CHALLENGE AT HIGHLAND

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HIGHLAND IL ( June 3, 2011) The first stop on the NALMS (Northern All Stars Late Models) Tri Track Challenge is in the books and Batesville AR’s Billy Moyer lead flag to flag for the $5000 check. The High Side Hustler Jason Feger of Bloomington IL was overall fast qualifier. Heat wins went to Moyer, Mike Spatola, Highland regular Mark ...

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Tri-State Challenge UMP/NALMS @ Highland

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Action heats up in the Midwest for the UMP DIRTcar/NALMS Super Late Model division with the Tri-State Challenge Mini Series that will feature 3 Awesome nights of racing in just 3 days. Things kick off in Grand fashion Thursday, June 2nd as part of 50th Anniversary program @ Highland Speedway in Highland, Illinois. Grandstands open at 5:00 Hot Laps: 6:00 ...

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FAUST TAKES ARMED FORCES NIGHT HONORS AT HIGHLAND

Faust Takes Armed Forces Night Honors At Highland Highland IL –( May 21.2011) – Racing resumed at the Highland Speedway after a week off for the recent rains that have plagued the Midwest. It was the Scott Credit Union Armed Forces Night presented by Casey’s General Stores. A large group of military personnel took advantage of being admitted to the ...

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