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Summer Nationals Postponed

HIGHLAND, IL – July 10, 2021 – Overnight rain and continued wet weather forecasted around the area has forced DIRTcar and Highland Speedway officials to postpone Saturday’s DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events. The makeup date is expected to be announced early next week. The Late Models and Modifieds will now make the trip out to Haubstadt, IN, on Sunday, July 11, ...

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Summer Nationals at Highland Speedway, July 10, 2021

Tickets will be available on race day. Grandstand opens at 2:00. Tickets are $30. Kids 12 and under are free with a paid adult admission. Box seats are $35. We do take credit/debit cards in the ticket booth. Autograph session with the drivers is at 4:00. Pits open at 12 noon. Pit passes are $40. Kids who have both parent ...

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May 8 racing is on!!

We have the Bi State Battle Late Models and the Big 10 series late models tonight. Also some great racing from our regular classes. And the Vintage Cars will make their debut for 2021 tonight. Come on out and bring your friends. It is Nicci Egbert/Chris Bargetzi Memorial Race and there will be giveaways. Also Lee’s Fine Jewelry has donated ...

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Passing Points

Highland Speedway will be using passing points this season in all classes. Please see below for an explanation of passing points. Passing Points will be used to determine A-Main and B-Main(if necessary) lineups at the Highland Speedway. Below is the passing point system that will be used. Standard pill draw will be used to determine heat race lineups. Passing points ...

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Season opener on Saturday, April 3

Grandstand gates open at 5:30. Adults general admission $15. Box seats $20 per seat – no free child seat Kids 12 & under free when accompanied by an adult in grandstands. JR Fan Club sign up is behind ticket booth from 5:30 till intermission. Pits open at 3:00. Pit passes are $30. Minors allowed in pits after both parents/guardians sign ...

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New partnership announced for 2021

Hooker Harness and Highland Speedway have made a partnership agreement for the fast approaching 2021 racing season. Opening Night for Highland Speedway is scheduled for this coming Saturday, April 3. The 2021 season will be a milestone year for both parties with Hooker Harness celebrating its 50th year in business and Highland Speedway celebrating its 60th year in racing. As ...

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