U.M.P. DIRTcar Racing


Koerner Distributor Inc. / Miller Lite is Proud to Sponsor the UMP Pro “Crate” Late Models and Special Events during the 2013 Season.

HIGHLAND, IL (March 6, 2013) The Highland Speedway is proud to announce that we are teaming up with Koerner Distributing based in Effingham, IL and they will be the primary sponsor of the Highland Speedway UMP Pro “Crate” Late Model Class for the 2013 racing season. They are also sponsoring several key events during the 2013 racing season.

Promoter Scott Kuhn expressed his enthusiasm for having Koerner Distributor Inc. on board again for 2013, “Having a local family owned Southern Illinois business like Koerner Distributor Inc. teaming with Highland Speedway and sponsoring a great class like the UMP Miller Lite Crates is an honor, we look forward to working with them on promotions and special events.”

(Owner) Paul Koerner of Koerner Distributor said, "As a family owned business, Koerner Distributor, Inc. is proud of our partnerships in Southern Illinois.  Our Highland Speedway sponsorship is a great example of this!  Miller Lite and Brad Keselowski are winning on a national level.  We hope that our support of the Highland Speedway allows local racers and fans to realize their dreams as well!"

Koerner Distributor Inc. / Miller Lite is the proud sponsor of our 2nd night of racing action at Highland Speedway bringing you the Miller Lite 64 Race. This special night of racing will have a 34 Lap, $1500 to Win Late Model feature, a 30 Lap, $750 to Win Modified feature, SportMods, and Street Stock racing action on Saturday, March 23rd.

The first opportunity for racers and fans alike to experience the UMP Miller Lite Crates at Highland Speedway will be Saturday, April 13th. This is the first night of crate racing action at Highland Speedway for the 2013 racing season. Koerner Distributor Inc./ Miller Lite is also proud to present other events at Highland Speedway during the 2013 racing season such as, Miller Lite Military Night on Saturday, May 25th, be sure to join us for a fun night honoring present and past military members. Join us for our spring Miller Lite Demo Madness on Saturday, June 8th featuring Lawn Mower demolition derbies and Car demolition derbies.  

For more information about Koerner Distributor Inc. visit them at their web site www.koernerdistributor.com

For more information about the Highland Speedway and the Madison County Fair Association visit their respective web sites: www.highlandspeedway.com and www.madcofair.com

Also, visit their respective Face Book pages.


2013 Highland Speedway UMP Miller Lite Crate Schedule

Sat. April 13th "Kids Dash For Cash" (Ages 5 & 6)
Sat. April 27th "Hamel Coop Crates Double Down $700 to Win"

Sat. May 18th "Oberbeck Grain Co Hard Charger Night"
Sat. May 25th "Miller Lite Military Night Crates Double Down $700 to Win"

Sat. June 22nd "Leaps of Love Family Night Crates Double Down $700 to Win"
Sat. June 29th "Kids Dash for Cash" (Ages 9 & 10)

Sat. July 13th "Christmas in July Crates Double Down $700 to Win"
Sat. July 20th "Ladies Night"
Sat. July 27th "County vs County Challenge" Madison County Fair Race

Sat. Aug 17th "Topless Night Crates Double Down $700 to Win"

Sat. Sept 28th "Championship Night Crates Double Down $700 to Win"

Schedule is subject to change

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.