By Lonnie Wheatley, PONTOON BEACH, Ill. (April 17, 2015) – It’s not that Hunter Schuerenberg hadn’t ever won with a wing over his head. It’s just that it had been a while. A “while” as in ten years or so for the Sikeston, MO, racer.
Focusing on USAC’s wingless Sprint Car ranks over the past few years, the 25-year-old Schuerenberg is delving back into the winged wars and came away with a victory in just his third night out by topping Friday night’s Neal Tire MOWA Sprint Series feature event at Tri-City… Read More
By Jimmy Dearing – Pontoon Beach, IL (April 17th, 2015) Tri-City Speedway finally got the 2015 racing season underway after two consecutive weeks of being washed out by Mother Nature. The fans were treated to a spectacular show that featured two and three wide racing with late race passes for the wins in both the UMP DIRTcar Late Model and UMP DIRTcar Modified main events.
Tim Manville jumped out to the early lead in the UMP DIRTcar Late Model main event and paced the field for the first twenty-five laps of… Read More
Wednesday, April 15th
5:30 – 8:00
All Classes Welcome
Pit Gates open at 5:00
General Admission FREE
**Attention Drivers please fill out your Driver Information Sheets** – Go to our Website
tricityspeedway.net and print off your sheet or we will have them Wednesday.
We will be doing Memberhships and Reserved Parking also on Wednesday Night
If you have questions please email or call Tammy at 636-448-9111/email:[email protected]
Friday Night – April 17th
$2,000 to Win each Class (NO Entry FEE)
MOWA 410 Winged Sprints $2,000
UMP Late Models $2,000
UMP Modifieds $2,000
PONTOON BEACH, Ill. — Two of Tri-City Speedway’s biggest events in 2015 will receive live pay-per-view video coverage on the internet.
The 3/8-mile track’s May 1 Spring Spectacular for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and the seventh annual Gold Crown Midget Nationals on Sept. 4-5 will be broadcast live, giving fans who can’t attend in person the chance to still catch all the competition.
Both pay-per-view broadcasts will be handled by motorsports media companies with plenty of experience presenting live internet coverage of short-track racing. Dirt Late Model news site DirtonDirt.com will… Read More
Open Practice Tuesday, March 31
Pit Gates Open at 5:30
Open Practice 5:30 – 8:00
All Classes Welcome!
General Admission FREE
Concessions will be open
All Drivers please go on-line and fill out your Driver Info sheets and bring Sunday
Also you can purchase your Tri City Membership for $35/Reserved Parking $75
Any questions email Tammy at [email protected]
Friday, April 3rd
Classes: UMP Late Models, UMP Modifieds, B-Mods, UMP St. Stocks & UMP 4-Cylinders
An inch and half of rain on Wednesday night and Thursday morning followed up by a dusting of snow Friday morning has forced track officials to cancel Sunday’s Test & Tune at Tri-City Speedway. With high temperatures only forecast to be in the mid 40s on Friday and Saturday, there is just no possible way to get the track prepared for Sunday’s practice.
The season will open on Friday, April 3rd “Full Throttle Friday” will be in action with a full program of UMP Late Models, UMP Modifieds, B-Modifieds,… Read More
The UMP Late Model class will be trying out a new format for the upcoming 2015 Racing Season:
Late Models will hot lap & qualify in the same session on a weekly basis.
With fast qualifier drawing a pill for inversion of their heat race line ups. 1,2,3,4,5 or 6!
As always our dash will line up by heat race finish, with the feature being lined up by the dash finish.
This should make for more exciting racing throughout our evenings events!
This format will start with our Season Opener Friday April 3rd!… Read More