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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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Banquet 2009

2009 Highland Speedway Championship Banquet Invitation ************************************************************************ Friday, November 13, 2009 Lindendale Park Ballroom, Highland Illinois Doors Open – 6:00 p.m. Open Bar (Beer & Soda) til 8:30 p.m. Dinner – 6:45 p.m. Awards – 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Live Band  ~ 8:30 p.m. – 12:00 p.m. Proper Dress Attire requested (no t-shirts/ball caps)   Group rates available at ...

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September 27, 2009 News Article

Sunday, September 27th, was the Championship night for the UMP Sportsman. There were 19 cars in the UMP Sporsman division. Winning the first heat was Bryan Slover who was followed by Rick Johnson, Aaron Melton, and Danny Beard. Second heat went to Mark Bohnenstiehl, then Ryan Eilers, Rob Lee, and Jim Lafferty. Third heat went to the 2009 UMP Sportman ...

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September 19, 2009 News Article

Saturday, September the 19th, was Budweiser Championship night in four divisions at the Highland Speedway. First champion crowned of the evening was in the UMP Late Model division – the Highland Bulldog, Chad Zobrist. Leading off the 25 car division in the first heat was Mike Hammerlee. He beat out Kerry Gaultney, Michael Jacober and Steve Leach. Second heat went ...

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