U.M.P. DIRTcar Racing


Oberbeck Grain Company is proud to present Hard Charger Night at Highland Speedway Saturday, May 31st!

HIGHLAND, IL (May 28, 2014)  Oberbeck Grain Company is proud to present Hard Charger Night on Saturday, May 31, 2014.  This exciting night of racing action at Highland Speedway will feature the UMP Late Models, UMP Steve Schmitt Modifieds, UMP B-Dry Solutions SportMods, UMP Hamel Coop Street Stocks, & the Daum Insurance Outlaw Micros.  It will be an awesome night of racing action.  Come out and see who will end up in the CC Food Mart Victory and who will get the Hard Charger bonus money provided by Oberbeck Grain Company.  Pits Open at 3:00 pm, Grandstands Open at 5:30 pm, Pill Draw by 5:45 pm, Drivers Meeting at 6:00 pm, Hot Laps at 6:30 pm, Racing Starts at 7:00 pm.  Box Seats are $15.00, General Grandstand Admission is $12.00, kids 10 and under are free with a paid adult admission.  Pit Passes are $30.00 and pit passes for kids 10 and under are $15.00 (Kids in the pits must have parental supervision at all times.)

Next week we are racing!  There was a mis-communication regarding the dates of the Schweitzerfest, so we will be racing Saturday, June 7th and we will have a Pit Stop or night off on Saturday, June 14, 2014, sorry for the confusion.  Saturday, June 7th brings the Kids Dash for Cash (Ages 9 & 10).  Be sure to join us for this fun filled night and enjoy the kids battling it out on the front straight away for cash and prizes.  Any drivers, teams, fans, supporters, and businesses that would like to make a donation to the Junior Fan Club for the Kids Dash for Cash Ages 9 & 10 it would be greatly appreciated.  They are looking for prizes, toys, gift certificates, racing shirts, anything.  Please contact Nicci Egbert at (618)581-3993 or Sue Zobrist at 618-644-5441 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your donation.  Or bring them with you on Saturday Night to the Pit Shack or Ticket Booth.  The Highland Speedway Junior Fan Club would like to thank you for your support!

Check out our complete updated schedule at our website www.highlandspeedway.com and sign up for text and email alerts by texting HIGHLANDSPEEDWAY to 84483.   

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.