Pontoon Beach, IL (May 2, 2014) A stout field of UMP DIRTcar Modifieds were on hand for the $1,000 to win event. Michael Long moved past early leader Danny Ems on lap eight and then held off a tough challenge in the closing laps from Chad Kinder to pick up the win. Matt Mevert worked his way through traffic to finish in the third spot. Kenny Wallace would finish fourth with Rick Conoyer rounding out the top five.
Defending Tri-City Speedway Pro Late Model Champion … Read More
Pontoon Beach, IL (April 25th, 2014) It was a big night for the Tri-City Speedway 4 Cylinder Factory Stock division as $1,000 was on the line to win. Thirty-seven Factory Stocks signed in to compete for the big money. Adam Gates from Cedar Rapids, IA would lead all twenty laps enroute to the win and the $1,000 payday. Jeremy Reed would work his way up from the sixteenth starting spot to finish a close second. … Read More
Pontoon Beach, IL (April 18th, 2014) Beautiful weather brought out a huge crowd for the Dueces Wild event at Tri-City Speedway and they witnessed some spectacular racing including a late model feature that was one for the ages.
In the UMP Late Model main event, Tim Manville jumped out to the early lead and then faced a barrage of challenges from Brian Shirley and Dennis Erb, Jr. early on in the event. Then Bobby Pierce would get through traffic to join the battle for the top spot. Those … Read More
Pontoon Beach, IL (April 18th, 2014) The Midwest Open Wheel Association (MOWA) made their first of four visits of 2014 to Tri-City Speedway and a great field of cars were on hand to battle.
Their feature event got off to a rough start with a four car crash in turn one of the first lap that saw Cole Wood and Ian Madsen get upside down. Both would make repairs and make the restart. Christopher Bell jumped out to a huge lead on the restart and pulled away in the opening laps. But his machine would begin smoking … Read More