Tagged: ‘Illinois State Fairgrounds’

Enfinger Returns To ARCA, Conquers Springfield Mile
August 20th, 2017 at 7:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Grant Enfinger won Sunday's ARCA Racing Series event at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. (ARCA Photo) SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - With a weekend away from his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series duties, Grant Enfinger opted for an ARCA Racing Series adventure at the Illinois State Fairgrounds dirt mile and turned it into a storybook...

Local Fans Keep Unzicker Returning For More
August 11th, 2017 at 10:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - When El Paso, Ill., native Ryan Unzicker went wheel-to-wheel for the lead coming to the white flag last year at the Illinois State Fairgrounds dirt track, you could hear the roar of the crowd over the engines. That's a rare thing at Springfield, where it can...

ARCA Set For 55th Trip To Springfield Mile
July 31st, 2017 at 2:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Herr's Potato Chips 100 will be the 356th race on a dirt track since the series' inception in 1953. (ARCA Photo) SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The 55th running of the Herr's Potato Chips 100, one of the capital city's largest sporting events, takes center stage on Sunday, Aug. 20 alongside the...

Flat Trackers Target Springfield Mile
May 24th, 2017 at 5:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** American Flat Track racers will compete at the Illinois State Fairgrounds Saturday and Sunday. (American Flat Track photo) SPRINGFIELD, Ill. â?? American Flat Track travels to the hallowed grounds of the Illinois State Fairgrounds for a doubleheader on Memorial Day Weekend. Saturday evening will feature the return of the Springfield...

Herr Foods Backs Springfield ARCA Race
May 9th, 2017 at 3:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Herr Foods will sponsor the ARCA Racing Series event this year at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. TOLEDO, Ohio - Herr Foods Inc. announced Tuesday that the Pennsylvania-based snack food producer will become the race entitlement sponsor of ARCA's annual event at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ill. The ARCA...