Breaking News: Racing Tonight Saturday Night July 26th. All Classes
The second annual Poker Chip races begin this Friday Night July 25th. Driver's must compete in all four races to be eligable for the poker chip money give away on August 2nd. Chips will be awarded for 1st through 10th positions with 1st place receiving ten poker chips, 2nd nine chips and so on down to 10th which will receive 1 chip. So if one person wins all four races they could have 40 poker chips in the drum. At the end of the four scheduled races all chips per division will be placed in the roller and five chips for each class will be drawn. WE MAY MAKEUP RAIN OUT RACES. This could change the final night of drawing. Annoucement will be made if a rain out happens.
Perkins Seed House UMP Modifieds, one chip for $300, one chip for $200, one chip for $150, one chip for $100 and one chip for $75.
Monical's Pizza UMP Pro Late Models, one chip for $200, one chip for $150, one chip for $100, one chip for $75 and one chip for $50.
Farmington Locker UMP Limited Modifieds, one chip for $150, one chip for $100, one chip for $75, one chip for $50 and one chip for $40.
Fulton Farm Service UMP Hornets, one chip for $100, one chip for $75, one chip for $50, one chip for $40 and one chip for $35.
Allen Weisser was happy with his win in the Perkins Seed House UMP Modified Feature Saturday night at Spoon River Speedway, but he might have been happier with second place. The young star figured to finish second as he watched his dad Butch Weisser pull away to a big lead late in the 20-lap main event, and he would have been cool with that.
“I’d really have rather seen him win it, his car was so good, and I would have been happy with second” said Allen in the Husqvarna Victory Lane after he inherited the lead with only one lap to go when Butch Weisser’s car suddenly slowed on the back stretch of the 3/8 mile high banked oval and then disappeared over the top of turn 3 to avoid causing a pileup behind him, as mechanical failure in the rear of the machine cost the veteran a victory that was almost certainly his.
Lewistown, IL - Jan. 11 2014 - Spoon River Speedway has announced the following fan information regarding their 2014 Racing Season. Updated will be available here at the new