U.M.P. DIRTcar Racing


Highland Speedway is Canceled for Saturday, May 4th due to excessive rain.

Mother Nature has won out again. Due to all the rain we have received over the last night and today, along with the wet forecast for the rest of the day and tomorrow, we have been forced to cancel racing for Saturday night.

70’s Night will be rescheduled for later in the season, when we are begging for rain. The “Kids Dash 4 Cash” Ages 7 & 8 has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 11th. Racing action will feature UMP Late Models, UMP Steve Schmitt Modifieds, UMP B-Dry Solutions SportMods, Daum Insurance Micros, UMP Hamel Coop Street Stocks, & UMP KidzMods.

The drawing for the Highland Speedway Pork Raffle will also be postponed till May 11th. You can still get your raffle tickets for your chance to win one of the 2 halves of the hog that was donated by Brian Diesen and Scott Toenyes by contacting us at 618-654-6656 or by emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Tickets will also be available for purchase on Saturday, May 11th. All proceeds go towards the 2013 Highland Speedway Points Fund. This is a great way to fill your freezer and support the great drivers that race at Highland Speedway.

Track Guidelines

Highland Speedway reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone.

Drivers must be 14 years of age to race at the Highland Speedway. Drivers 14 and under must have permission from the track to race in the DIRTcar UMP Late Model, DIRTcar UMP Modified,  DIRTcar UMP SportMod division and DIRTcar UMP Street Stock division.

Minor drivers must have BOTH parents or legal guardians sign a minor release form for the driver to enter the race track. Minor drivers will sign the minor form each week during sign in at the pit shack. 

Each driver must enter their car to race every night. Every car that races must have a pit pass for the driver.