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Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 forced to cancel Memorial weekend racing action!

Pevely, MO (May 20th, 2019) Flood waters are receding too slowly have once again force track officials to cancel the racing scheduled for Saturday, May 25th at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55. Things looked promising a few days ago, but heavy rains up north have not only slowed the rate of the water receding, but will cause the river to rise slightly near the end of the week. The MOWA Sprint Car event scheduled for Saturday, May 25th will be canceled and no makeup date will be scheduled for this season. Track officials hope to kick off the 2019 season the following weekend depending on the flood conditions.

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Flooding cancels action for May 18

Flooding has forced officials to cancel the action this weekend at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I 55. The USAC Rivertown Showdown scheduled for Saturday has been moved to Tri-City Speedway. The Rivertown Showdown will now be a two day show at Tri-City Speedway on Friday and Saturday.

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Flooding forces Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 to cancel action again this Saturday, May 11th

Pevely, MO (May 7th, 2019) High water has forced Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 to cancel the racing action scheduled for this Saturday, May 11th. This marks the sixth consecutive race night canceled because of high water or rain this season along with both Test & Tune sessions that were scheduled in late March. Track promoter Ray Marler is cautiously optimistic that Federated Auto Parts Raceway could open the 2019 race season on Saturday, May 18th. Of course that is dependent on the Mississippi River levels dropping as predicted by then. Keep at eye out on Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55’s Facebook page or website (www.federatedautopartsraceway.com) for updates!

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Mother Nature washes out Saturday, May 4th racing action!

Continued heavy rains have forced track officials to once again cancel the racing action scheduled for this Saturday, May 4th.

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Rain washes out World of Outlaw Sprint event for April 27th

Steady rain all morning has forced officials to cancel today’s World Of Outlaw Sprint Car Series event!

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Track is ready for Saturday, April 27th’s World of Outlaw Sprints & POWRi National Midgets!

 

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World of Outlaws return to Federated Auto Parts Raceway for the Spring Classic this Saturday, April 27th!

PEVELY, MO – The World of Outlaws NOS® Energy Drink Sprint Car Series will return to Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 Saturday, April 27, after the stars of the Series put on an edge-of-your seat race last year. A three-way battle for the lead last year between Ian Madsen, Sheldon Haudenschild and Daryn Pittman demonstrated on the 1/3-mile track why the World of Outlaws is The Greatest Show on Dirt. Madsen, the 2018 Kevin Gobrecht Rookie of the Year, charged pass reigning Series champion Donny Schatz on the outside to take command of the lead at the start of the race. Haudenschild soon after mimicked Madsen’s move, racing by Schatz on the outside. He then began to hunt Madsen down. The two dueled for laps, trading slide jobs every corner. But as they did, 2013 Series champion and 2017 winner at the track, Daryn Pittman inched closer to them every …

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Racing action for Saturday, April 13th is canceled due to high water

Pevely, MO (April 12, 2019) – Continued high water levels covering the outer pit area at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 has forced track officials to cancel the racing action scheduled for this Saturday, April 13th. River levels are expected to begin dropping later this week and officials are planning to race on Saturday, April 20th with a full program of UMP Late Models, UMP Modifieds, UMP Pro Modifieds, AARA Sportsman & AARA Pro 4 Stocks!

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High water forces cancellation of opening weekend at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!

Photo by Wade Smith Pevely, MO (April 1, 2019) – With the Mississippi River out of it’s banks, high water has taken over the entrance road and outer pit area at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 which has forced track officials to cancel the racing action scheduled for this Saturday, April 6th. River levels are expected to begin dropping later this week and officials are planning to race on Saturday, April 13th with a full program of UMP Late Models, UMP Modifieds, UMP Pro Modifieds, AARA Sportsman & AARA Pro 4 Stocks!

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Weather halts Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55’s Test & Tune this Saturday; Season Opener still set for April 6th!

March 28th, 2019 – Rain and the Mississippi River have forced track officials to cancel the Test & Tune session scheduled for this Saturday, March 30th at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55. Moderate flooding has water over the entrance road to the track as well as the outer parking area on pit road. River forecast currently actually call for the river levels to drop by mid week next week and therefore plans for the season opener on Saturday, April 6th are still on as planned. River level forecast could change next week so keep an eye out for updates next week. All five divisions are set for the season opener which include UMP DIRTcar Late Models, UMP DIRTcar Modifieds, UMP DIRTcar Pro Modifieds, AARA Sportsman & AARA Pro 4 Stocks. Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 is located off Interstate 55 in Pevely, MO and the tracks home on …

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