DIRTcar: Heavy Rain Forces Spoon River to Cancel All Series Activity Thursday Night

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CANTON, Ill. — official series release — DIRTcar Racing photo  — Heavy rain this week has forced DIRTcar Racing and Spoon River Speedway officials to cancel Thursday night’s DIRTcar Summer Nationals and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events. The two series will return to action on Friday at Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach, Ill., with a $10,000-to-win feature for …

MOWA: Rico Abreu Snags Spoon River MOWA Spotlight

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CANTON, Ill. — official release — Patrick Davis photo — Rico Abreu won the sprint car portion of the Tom Knowles Memorial Saturday night at Spoon River Speedway. Abreu, who finished second in the POWRi midget feature on the same card, claimed the feature that was sanctioned by the Midwest Open Wheel Ass’n, beating Jimmy Hurley to the checkered flag. …

POWRi: Zach Daum Claims Tom Knowles Memorial at Spoon River

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CANTON, Ill. — official release — POWRi photo — Zach Daum led the final seven laps after clawing his way through the field in his Toyota-powered Eagle from the eighth starting position to claim his third POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series win of the season in Saturday’s 30th annual Tom Knowles Memorial at Spoon River Speedway. Andrew Felker started …

DIRTcar: Feger Shines at Spoon River; Outlasts Unzicker for Summer Nationals Win

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CANTON, Ill. – official release — RJ Brown photo — Jason Feger outlasted Ryan Unzicker on Wednesday night to pick up his first DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory of the year at Illinois’ Spoon River Speedway. Unzicker started on the pole for the 40-lap feature and paced the field for the first 26 laps. Feger was finally able to challenge and …