U.M.P. DIRTcar Racing


Highland Speedway Gearing Up for Big Thursday Night Event




HIGHLAND IL (August 23, 2011) This Thursday night at the Highland Speedway it will be a night of two first. First it will be the first time the MARS racing series races at the Highland Speedway and secondly it’s the first night of the $15000 MARS VS UMP Tri-State Trifecta. Paducah International Raceway just outside of Paducah KY will host the event on Friday and I-55 Raceway in Pevely MO is scheduled for Saturday.

The list of drivers scheduled to attend are:

Billy Moyer

Brad Looney

Jesse Stovall

Terry Phillips

RC Whitwell

Tony Jackson, Jr.

Brandon McCormick

Jeremy Payne

Leroy Johnson

Eric Turner

Stacy Taylor

Shannon Babb

Jeff Floyd

Randy Korte

Dennis Erb, Jr.

Jason Feger

Mark Faust

Chad Zobrist

Dan Jacober

Mike Schulte

Rick Salter

Kenny Schrader

Grandstands open at 5 pm, hot laps at 6, qualifying 6:30 racing at 7, Grandstand prices Adults $20 Kids under 12 Free with paid Adult

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.