Local Auto Racing
Ryan Lagestee likes to compete in four-cylinder stock car racing, whether it is on the pavement at Schererville’s Illiana Motor Speedway in the Pure Stocks division or at the Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Ill.
Teammates Randy Hannagan, left, and Dennis Yoakam battle for the lead during the Winged Outlaw Sprints on Dirt Earl Gaerte Classic on Saturday at Plymouth Speedway.
SCHERERVILLE | Mark Ross Jr. put his name in the record books Saturday night at Illiana Motor Speedway as the 23-year-old Highland resident captured the 30-lap Schepel Buick GMC Super Late Model stock car feature race.
SCHERERVILLE | It was a new season of stock car racing at Illiana Motor Speedway on Saturday night, but with an old twist — Eddie Hoffman winning.
MEDARYVILLE | Shadyhill Speedway brought down the curtain on its 2012 stock car racing season Saturday night with Nick Allen and Kurt Allison being the big winners.
Schererville | On a strange night of stock car racing, Boris Jurkovic made the best of things.
Schererville | Sometimes it’s best to be in the right place at the right time. Dyer’s D.J. Weltmeyer will attest to that after winning Saturday night’s 40-lap Season Championship race for Schepel Buick GMC Super Late Model stock cars at Illiana Motor Speedway.
Schererville | Eddie Hoffman is on a roll at Illiana Motor Speedway.
Schererville | David James “D.J.” Weltmeyer will always remember Saturday night’s 30-lap Schepel Buick GMC Super Late Model main event as the 19-year-old Dyer racer scored his first ever feature race victory.
SCHERERVILLE | A front-row starting spot, a side-by-side battle for the lead and a feature race victory summed up Eddie Hoffman’s evening at Illiana Motor Speedway.
SCHERERVILLE | The old racing rule is "the winner is not who leads the most laps, but the winner is who leads the last lap."
SCHERERVILLE | Some new faces were in victory lane Saturday night at Illiana Motor Speedway as the raceway hosted its 10th annual RaceFest program.
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