Pontoon Beach, IL (March 31, 2007) Tri-City Speedway continues to prepare for the 2007 racing season as work continues on finishing the new track. The half-mile and quarter-mile tracks have been re-configured into one 3/8 mile track. There is all new Musco Lighting being installed and the concrete wall around the outside of the track is just about complete. Tri-City Speedway is pleased to announce the addition of Dynamic Transit of Granite City, IL to their growing list of track sponsors. Dynamic Transit has over 300 trucks carrying a wide variety of goods up and down our [...]
Pontoon Beach, IL (March 30, 2007) Dynamic Transit of Granite City, IL has joined Tri-City Speedway's growing list of sponsors. Dynamic Transit has over 300 trucks carrying a wide variety of goods up and down our nations highway's. Dynamic Transit will become the title sponsor of the Open Wheel Modified division and in 2007 the modifieds will be racing for $700 to win & $100 to start for all regular weekly events this season. (more…)
Sunday, May 27th Fed-Ex 50 UMP Late Models $10,000 to win, $700 to start UMP Modifieds $1,000 to win Friday, July 6th UMP Late Model Summernationals - $10,000 to win UMP Modifieds $1,000 to win Friday, August 10th Illinois-Missouri UMP Modified Challenge - $2,000 to win Wednesday, August 22nd M.A.R.S. UMP Late Models - $5,000 to win UMP Modifieds $700 to win Friday, Sept. 21st 3rd Annual UMP Modified Mania Saturday, Sept. 22nd Saturday Main Event $5,000 to win
Pontoon Beach, IL (March 20, 2007) Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach, IL has decided to push the start of their 2007 racing season back one week. Inclement weather over the last week has delayed construction on concrete wall that is going up around the new 3/8 mile oval. (more…)
Pontoon Beach, IL (November 15, 2006) Tri-City Speedway has some big changes in store for the 2007 racing season. The biggest change comes will be the racing surface itself. Tri-City Speedway will be reconfigured from the current two track configuration, a 1/2 mile and 1/4 mile track, into one 3/8 mile track. The existing 1/4 mile track will be extended out at each end to make it into a 3/8 mile track. The new track will feature a concrete wall completely around the outside of the track and have all new lighting. (more…)
Pontoon Beach, IL (November 16, 2006) Tri-City Speedway is pleased to announce the STLRACING.COM Hard Charger Award. The STLRACING.COM Hard Charger Award will give the race car driver that advances the most positions in the feature event an additional $200. The STLRACING.COM Hard Charger Award winner each week will be determined by the driver that advances their finishing position the most position from their assigned starting position in the main event. The winner must also carry a small STLRACING.COM decal on their car to be eligible for the prize. These decals will be available to all drivers free of [...]
Racing will start at 7:30pm on regular race nights! More details will be announced soon on the switch to Friday nights! Construction has also begun on building a new 3/8 mile oval that will be banked approximately 12 degrees in the turns. The current 1/2 and 1/4 mile tracks are being eliminated to make way for the 3/8 mile track.