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Illiana Motor Speedway

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Campbell claims Illiana’s Bettenhausen 100 again

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Campbell claims Illiana’s Bettenhausen 100 again

SCHERERVILLE | Saturday night saw Brian Campbell win for the second straight year the annual Tony Bettenhausen Memorial 100 presented by Schepel GMC Commercial Truck Division Late Model stock car special at Illiana Motor Speedway.

September 14, 2014 7:15 pm
RACING NOTEBOOK: Tradition of Bettenhausen Memorial 100 continues Saturday

RACING NOTEBOOK: Tradition of Bettenhausen Memorial 100 continues Saturday

Illiana Motor Speedway hosts its 53rd annual Tony Bettenhausen Memorial 100 Saturday.

September 11, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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LOCAL AUTO RACING: Danta claims season championship race at Illiana

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Danta claims season championship race at Illiana

SCHERERVILLE | Anthony Danta has been fast all season long at Illiana Motor Speedway.

September 07, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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RACING NOTEBOOOK: Lomax looking for more success this season

RACING NOTEBOOOK: Lomax looking for more success this season

It has been a long, but successful, racing season for Lake Village’s Jamie Lomax.

August 28, 2014 7:00 pm
LOCAL AUTO RACING: Michigan’s Ryan Ruhl wins Newton Classic at Plymouth

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Michigan’s Ryan Ruhl wins Newton Classic at Plymouth

PLYMOUTH | The powerful winged open-wheel sprint cars of the Sprint on Dirt series visited the Plymouth Speedway on Saturday night with Ryan Ruhl grabbing top honors in the 25-lap Bob Newton Classic main event.

August 17, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Mike White grabs first feature win at Illiana

Mike White grabs first feature win at Illiana

SCHERERVILLE | The feature wins haven’t come as frequent and as many at Illiana Motor Speedway as Mike White would like.

August 10, 2014 5:00 pm
Illiana Motor Speedway

Illiana Motor Speedway

Big cars compete at Illiana Motor Speedway's half-mile dirt oval in the early 1950s.

August 07, 2014 7:17 pm
LOCAL AUTO RACING: Hoffman back in winner’s circle at Illiana

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Hoffman back in winner’s circle at Illiana

SCHERERVILLE | Eddie Hoffman hadn’t been in the victory picture at Illiana Motor Speedway recently, but was still in the battle for the Late Model driving championship at the local raceway.

August 03, 2014 5:00 pm
D.J. Weltmeyer carrying on the family racing tradition

D.J. Weltmeyer carrying on the family racing tradition

David James “D.J.” Weltmeyer was itching to get behind the wheel of his new Chevy Late Model stock car this season.

July 24, 2014 6:15 pm Photos

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LOCAL AUTO RACING: Danta wins again at Illiana

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Danta wins again at Illiana

SCHERERVILLE | Anthony Danta is becoming a familiar figure in victory circle at Illiana Motor Speedway.

July 20, 2014 8:30 pm
Illiana motor speedway

Illiana motor speedway

This has been the scene at Illiana Motor Speedway quite often this season: Eddie Hoffman (8) battling Jeff Cannon for the lead during Late Model feature race action at the Schererville track. The two racers are among the points leaders there.

July 10, 2014 8:07 pm
RACING NOTEBOOK: A few bucks has gone a long way for Woodall

RACING NOTEBOOK: A few bucks has gone a long way for Woodall

Calumet City native Chris Woodall is enjoying the best season in about 15 years of stock car racing, winning five of eight feature races he has entered and leading the current Turbo Stox division point standings at Illiana Motor Speedway in Schererville.

June 26, 2014 6:31 pm
Eddie Hoffman wins Musgrave Memorial at Illiana

Eddie Hoffman wins Musgrave Memorial at Illiana

SCHERERVILLE | Eddie Hoffman has won a number of big races at Illiana Motor Speedway during his career.

June 15, 2014 5:15 pm

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June 15, 2014 12:00 am
RACING NOTEBOOK: Fast ride so far for Portage's Paul Shafer Jr.

RACING NOTEBOOK: Fast ride so far for Portage's Paul Shafer Jr.

Paul Shafer Jr. has been quickly rising in stock car racing circles in these parts the last few years. From beginner to local champion, the 17-year-old Portage racer is tackling a new challenge this year — traveling throughout the Midwest and racing Late Model stock cars.

June 12, 2014 6:24 pm
LOCAL AUTO RACING: Allen continues to win at Shadyhill

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Allen continues to win at Shadyhill

MEDARYVILLE | Saturday night, Nick Allen did what he does best at Shadyhill Speedway — win.

June 01, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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LOCAL AUTO RACING: Paul Shafer Jr. wins at Illiana in first start of the year

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Paul Shafer Jr. wins at Illiana in first start of the year

SCHERERVILLE | It was sort of a homecoming for Paul Shafer Jr. at Illiana Motor Speedway Saturday night.

May 25, 2014 4:45 pm
ARCA tours making Border Wars racing stop at Illiana

ARCA tours making Border Wars racing stop at Illiana

There is no doubt it will be Illiana Motor Speedway’s biggest race of the year and very likely to be among those special events of 2014.

May 22, 2014 5:41 pm
RACING NOTES: Wheatfield's Allen staying hot in UMP Modifieds

RACING NOTES: Wheatfield's Allen staying hot in UMP Modifieds

Over the past several years, Wheatfield’s Nick Allen has been one of the winningest stock car drivers in the Midwest in DIRTcar United Midwestern Promoters Modified competition.

May 15, 2014 7:41 pm
NWI RACING NOTEBOOK: Legends vet King back to rookie in Illiana's Late Model division

NWI RACING NOTEBOOK: Legends vet King back to rookie in Illiana's Late Model division

Chris King was the big winner at Illiana Motor Speedway last year, taking the checkered flag in a dozen feature races at the Schererville speedway in the Legends division, mostly dominating the class on the quarter-mile paved track. The Kouts resident claimed the overall division title, winn…

May 08, 2014 6:26 pm Photos

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