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2010 Madison County Fair Association UMP Challenge of Champions

2010 Madison County Fair Association UMP Challenge of Champions   (July 23, 2010) Highland IL – This Tuesday night amongst the sounds of farm animals and carnival rides stock car racing takes center stage. It’s time for the Madison County Fair Association’s 2010 UMP Challenge of Champions. With $3000 to win in the UMP Super Late Models, many big name ...

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HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY, A NIGHT OF DIGGING FOR GOLD

HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY, A NIGHT OF DIGGING FOR GOLD(July 17, 2010) HIGHLAND IL -It was a night of digging for gold and wheel to wheel racing action at the Highland Speedway. Lee’s Loan and Jewelry sponsored the second annual Lee’s Dig for the Gold as 10 ladies dug through a pile of sand in front of Highland’s Victory Lane at intermission. ...

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Faust Starts Mid Season Charge With Second Win In A Row

Faust Starts Mid Season Charge With Second Win In A Row   (July 10 2010) HIGHLAND IL – This past Saturday The Highland Speedway provided today’s generation of fans a chance to see the tradition that the Highland Speedway was built upon; it was 70’s night presented by Agri Pride FS Inc. Racecars provided by The Gateway Vintage Race Cars ...

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IT’S RETRO NIGHT AT THE HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY

It’s Retro Night At The Highland Speedway (July 5, 2010) Highland IL. Step back into yesteryear this Saturday night July 10, at the Highland Speedway with vintage race cars and your favorite 70’s attire. Along with UMP Late Models, Modifieds and the rest of the Highland classes, race cars from years gone past will be featured, along with a 70’s ...

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Hotdogs Score Big At Fan Appreation Night

Hotdogs Score Big At Highland’s Fan Appreciation Night     (6-26-10) Highland IL-With $1.00 hotdogs on the grill, it was the Helvetia Sharpshooters Fan Appreciation Night at the Highland Speedway. Summer time is here and the weather was as hot as the action on the track.   The Highland Speedway is the only track in Southern Illinois that race races ...

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June 5, 2010 Bike Winners

Sponsors who donated the bikes: Adam PateADR/Eilers RacingChad ZobristBox TV, Rick BoxBreese East End Liquor Roger KruepBroadway Bar and GrillB-TagsCTHDavis & Head LLCDippin DotsEdwardsville Machine & WeldingEquity 55, Chad SellersFears FenceFeldman Homes, Gary FeldmanFirst MidFlipper MotorsportsHeadline ExpressHighland OptimistKecks MarshKoleberger Truck ServiceKorte CompanyLee’s Loans and Fine JewerlyLucco Financial, Larry LuccoMCFAMcKay Auto PartsMike’s TractorMooch Horner, Tri FordNational Erectors and BuildersPortell Financial, Don ...

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May 22, 2010 News Article

Saturday, May 22nd, was another great race night at the Highland Speedway.  There were 29 UMP Late Models. It was Matt Weidner who led off the night by winning the first heat over John Beck, Rick Salter, and Dillan White. Second heat went to Michael Kloos, then Brian Wolfmeier, Ken Rumble, and Paul Bailey. Third heat top dog was the ...

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May 1, 2010 News Article

After getting rained out the last weekend in April, Highland Speedway was fortunate to be able to race on Saturday, May 1st. The evening was sponsored by Daum Crop Insurance. A total of 127 cars showed up to race. There were 30 UMP Late Models. Taking the first checkered flag of the evening was Mark Faust who won the first ...

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April 17, 2010 News Article

It was an awesome night of racing on Saturday, April 17th at the Highland Speedway. The UMP Late Models had 23 cars that were ready to race. First driver to take the checkered flag of the night was Frankie Martin. He won the first heat over Mark Voigt, Clay Baumann, and Dan Jacober. Second heat went to Mark Faust who ...

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April 10, 2010 News Article

It was a great night for racing on April 10, 2010 at the Highland Speedway. The Breese Elementary School band started off the evening by playing the National Anthem. They did an awesome job and even entertained the crowd during intermission. The racing started with the UMP Factory Stock Feature from 4-3. It was Jordan Suhre who took the first ...

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