Local Racing

  • National dirt track racing series coming to Brownstown

    A national dirt racing tour will make a stop at Fayette County Speedway this Friday night.

    The DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour returns to Brownstown at 7 p.m., and racers in the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals will be also be racing.

    For local racers, all races will be worth double points.

    The gates to the speedway will open at 3 p.m., and ticket prices are:

    •Pit passes: $35
    •Ages 13 and up: $25
    •Ages 8-12: $10
    •Ages 7 and under: free

  • Fayette County Speedway Results (June 14 and 21)

    HEAT 1
    1.       20           CODY CLARK
    2.       5           ROB TIMMONS
    3.       66          MICHAEL FOX
    4.       16      RUSTY GRIFFAW
    HEAT 2
    1.     BUD1   LARRY ANDERSON

  • Fayette County Speedway Results – July 20 and 27

    Friday, July 27
    HEAT 1
    1.     Bud 1     Larry Anderson
    2.     5              Rob Timmons
    3.     70           Brian Bielong
    4.     32Z         Nate Zimmer
    HEAT 2

  • Fayette County Speedway cancels Friday's races due to heat
  • NASCAR driver takes second at county speedway

    A driver on the NASCAR Nationwide Series who also runs a full dirt track schedule placed second at Fayette County Speedway last Thursday.

    Kenny Wallace was unable to beat out Fayette County Speedway regular Larry Anderson in the feature of the UMP Modifieds during a special show for the Summer Nationals.

    Wallace has started seven Nationwide races this season, driving the No. 99 car for RAB Racing.

    In his career, he has driven to nine Nationwide Series wins and 172 top 10s. He was the 1989 Rookie of the Year and finished second in points in 1991.

  • Fayette County Speedway Results — June 1 and 8

    Friday, June 8
    HEAT 1
    1.            1A           Aaron Draege   
    2.            28        Michael Bolyard
    3.            98C         Cole Hussong

  • Protz Wins at Coles County Dragway

    Vandalia Community High School principal Randy Protz won the 2012 Coles County Dragway NHRA King of the Track trophy after winning the event on Sunday.

    He placed first in super pro (6.077 seconds) to qualify for the King of the Track competition, which he won in 7.095 seconds. In that race, his reaction time to the green light was just .502 seconds.

    Also on Sunday, Protz's daughter, Brandy, who will be a junior at VCHS next school year, won the Jr. Dragster race in 7.937 seconds.

  • Fayette County Speedway – May 25

    HEAT 1
    1.        28  MICHAEL BOLYARD
    2.        81           PAUL BAILEY
    3.        N59        CHAD EVANS
    4.        1A      AARON DRAEGE
    HEAT 2

  • Fayette County Speedway Results – May 18

    Friday, May 18
    HEAT 1
    1.            41M       Brent Mullins
    2.            N59        Chad Evans
    3.            28        Michael Bolyard

  • Fayette County Speedway Results – May 11

    Friday, May 11
    HEAT 1
    1.            G1          Gabe Menser
    2.            22M       Matt Mevert
    3.            20           Cody Clark