WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Elusive Ironman Title On The Line At I-55 Haudenschild will look to repeat while others hunt for their first Ironman win Aug. 7-8 PEVELY, MO – Aug. 4, 2020 – The stamina and strength of the greatest Sprint Car drivers in the world will be put to the test this weekend at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 for the prestigious Ironman 55. Drivers will compete in a doubleheader event at the fast 1/3-mile track, running 35 laps on Fri., Aug. 7 and then 55 laps on Sat., Aug. 8 – the longest World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series event of the year. With $28,000 on the line to win between the two nights and a special dumbbell trophy presented to the winner Saturday night, drivers will be pushing their cars and their bodies to the edge to claim the Ironman title. If …Read More »
Belleville, IL. (08/02/2020). The historic POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League and the POWRi West Midget League prepare to take on a two-day showing at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55. Alongside both POWRi Midget Series, the World of Outlaws Sprint cars will also be in attendance on Friday and Saturday, August 7-8. POWRi Midgets have been on the schedule alongside the World of Outlaws for five years in a row now at the Ironman 55. Previous to running five consecutive years with the World of Outlaws, the POWRi National Midgets visited I-55 from 2006-2008. Before the Ironman 55 in 2019, Brad Loyet of Sunset Hills, Mo. had been the only competitor to visit victory lane two times. Until last year, Rico Abreu of St. Helena, CA. led Keith Kunz-Curb Agajanian Motorsports to, two back-to-back wins in the most recent visit to I-55. The first trip back to the very …Read More »
Pevely, MO (August 1st, 2020) Wet weather has forced officials at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 to cancel tonight’s racing action. The Nickel Race for the kids as well as Fan Appreciation will be rescheduled with that date to be announced soon. Next Friday and Saturday, August 7th-8th will be the Ironman for the NOS Energy World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series. The POWRi National Midget Series will join the Outlaws on both nights. The Outlaw Sprints & POWRi Midgets will be the only two divisions racing on both nights! For more information, visit Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 website at www.federatedautopartsraceway.com as well as www.worldofoutlaws.com and www.powri.com.Read More »
Kid’s Night & Fan Appreciation highlight this Saturday’s action at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!
Pevely, MO (July 27th, 2020) Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 will host their annual Nickel Race for kids (12 years old & younger) this Saturday, August 1st. Over 20K nickels will be spread across the front and back straight aways for kids to pick up. A lot of nickels will be specially marked for special prizes including dozens of bikes, scooters, games, gift cards and other prizes. It is also Fan Appreciation Night in which grandstand admission is only $7 with kids 12 years old and younger getting in free to the grandstands. Four divisions will be racing this Saturday as the UMP Modifieds, UMP Pro Modifieds, AARA Sportsman and AARA Pro 4 Stocks battle it out. For more information, visit www.federatedautopartsraceway.com or find Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 on Facebook.Read More »
Impressive Race Cars comes on to sponsor UMP Pro Mods at Federated Auto Parts I-55 Raceway . The attached is the additional point fund that Impressive Race Cars will pay on top of AARA point fund for UMP Pro Mods.Read More »
Pevely, MO (July 1, 2020) Come join us July 11th at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 for the makeup of Ray’s Birthday Bash. The Gateway Vintage Racers will be competing with race cars from as far back as the 1930s. The DIRTcar UMP Modifieds will headline the weekend’s action at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 paying $1,000 to the winner. DIRTcar UMP Pro Mods will be racing for $400 to win as will the AARA Sportsman. AARA Pro 4 Stocks will be racing for $125 to win! The DIRTcar UMP Late Models will be off on July 11th. Federated Auto Parts Raceway is located in Pevely, MO about 20 minutes south of the Gateway Arch on Interstate 55 at exits 180 or 178. For more information, call 636-479-3219 or visit the track’s website at www.federatedautopartsraceway.com.Read More »
St. Louis, MO (June 30th, 2020) Tri-City Speedway, Highland Speedway and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 are implementing new rules regarding minors and the operation of motorized vehicles and bicycles in the pit area. Effective immediately, no one under the age of sixteen (16) years of age will be allowed to operate any motorized or electric ATV, UTV, Side by Side, 4 Wheeler, golf cart, bike, motorbike, pit bike or bicycle in the pit area. All tracks asks for every parent’s cooperation and understanding to avoid any issues with the new policy and thanks everyone in advance adhering to the these changes.Read More »
$1,000 to win UMP Modifieds headline this week’s action at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 during Ray Marler’s 82nd Birthday Bash!
Pevely, MO (June 23rd, 2020) Come join us this weekend at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 as we celebrate track promoter Ray Marler’s 82nd Birthday! There will be 1500 cupcakes given away to fans, crews and drivers so everyone can enjoy a piece of cake in honor of Ray’s birthday! The Gateway Vintage Racers will be competing with race cars from as far back and the 1940s. The DIRTcar UMP Modifieds will headline this weekend’s action at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 paying $1,000 to the winner. DIRTcar UMP Pro Mods will be racing for $400 to win as will the AARA Sportsman. AARA Pro 4 Stocks will be racing for $125 to win! The DIRTcar UMP Late Models will be off this week to give many of the drivers an opportunity to travel within a couple of hours to run one of the many special events going …Read More »
The USAC/AMSOIL National Sprint Cars and the DIRTcar Modifieds will be in action on Sunday night, June 7 in a special event at Federated Auto Parts I-55 Raceway. (It will be the second night of a doubleheader for the track as they are hosting a weekly racing show tonight) Tickets remain available online at www.usactickets.com. Remaining unsold tickets will be available at the gate on raceday. 44 USAC Sprint Cars have pre-entered for the event, which will be the 2nd ever visit for the series. Over 30 Modifieds have pre-entered as of Saturday morning with a number of spots still available for competitors. Registration available at https://www.myracepass.com/series/1788/registrations TV B-Roll Footage (Highlights From Previous USAC Visit) www.facebook.com/usacracing/videos/258343521948165 USAC Entry List Attached as well as recent press release preview FULL EVENT DETAILS Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 Pevely, MO Date Sunday, June 7, 2020 Classes USAC …Read More »
USAC SPRINTS PREPARED FOR 2ND ACT SUNDAY AT FEDERATED I-55 RACEWAY By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Pevely, Missouri (June 1, 2020)………They say first impressions can make a lasting impression. The first impression by the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars two years ago at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 was something nobody there would soon forget. It was a barnburner between former roommates Jason McDougal and Kevin Thomas Jr. that saw six lead changes in a 30-lap span, including the final one, with just four laps remaining. Now the time has arrived for the second act by these top-notch racers at the 1/3-mile, high-banked bullring in Pevely, Missouri, and the curtain rises this Sunday, June 7, as part of a doubleheader weekend with the series competing at 34 Raceway in West Burlington, Iowa the night before on Saturday, June 6. Cullman, Alabama’s Thomas is up for a little bit …Read More »