August 5, 2018 Gary Gasper with Racecar Publications Sycamore Speedway Maple Park, Illinois August 4, 2018 Spoonmore captures Sycamore Late Model Main Baran wins Badger Midget Feature By Stan Kalwasinski Maple Park, Ill., August 4—Sycamore Speedway hosted its Kane County Championship Night Saturday evening with Jeremy Spoonmore (super late models) and Tyler Baran (Badger midgets) among the feature winners. Spoonmore, who started the evening with a four-point lead over Reno Markham for division title honors, scored his third feature win of the season on the dirt. Spoonmore, from Leland, Ill., held off the late race challenges of Markham to score the […]
Read this great article below about John Provenzano, whose NASCAR truck the Sycamore Speedway is sponsoring! Li’l John’s big break: Former Santa Fe champion Li’l John Provenzano ready for first NASCAR Truck Series challenge by Tony Baranek Chicago Tribune, Daily Southtown There isn’t a dirt track in Chicagoland over the past 40 years that John Provenzano hasn’t conquered. He won five late-model titles at LaSalle Speedway, two at Sycamore Speedway and one each at Santa Fe Speedway, Fairbury American Legion Speedway and Kankakee Speedway. Provenzano was known in the racing community as “Li’l John.” Now he has a new nickname. “People call […]
By SPEED SPORT Staff -June 16, 2018 SYCAMORE, Ill. — Shannon Babb outdueled Billy Moyer for the second consecutive night — this time in a down-to-the-wire thriller — to score a $10,000 victory in Friday’s 55-lap DIRTcar Summer Nationals feature at Sycamore Speedway. Moyer grabbed the lead from Babb on lap two and set the pace until the final six circuits, when the two longtime rivals swapped the top spot five times before Babb made his decisive pass on lap 54. Babb would go on to see the checkered flag in front of a packed house at Sycamore Speedway. Click here to […]
Check out this great article about the Modified Nationals Race held on Friday, June 15th, 2018: Maple Park, IL — June 15 — Mike McKinney picked up his second career win with the Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals in dominating fashion on Friday night in front of a packed house at the Sycamore Speedway. The Plainfield, IL driver of the 96M jumped to an early lead and was only challenged once during the middle laps of the race by Steven Brooks. Brooks would go on to finish in 2nd. Click here to read more
The Pontiac Daily Leader published a great article in Rocky Ragusa’s Speed Week column, on June 14th, 2018 about the DIRTcar Summer Nationals, coming this Friday to Sycamore Speedway! About Sycamore Speedway they say: Making its second-ever appearance on the tour will be the Sycamore Speedway. Located on State Road 64 in Maple Park, the half-mile track received high marks from race teams, media members and the race fans. The track features ample parking with areas for pre-race grilling, along with shaded trees. On my several visits to the track, it is somewhat a reminder of the old Santa Fe Speedway. […]
More National Coverage for Sycamore Speedway as the 2018 Season has only One night in the books. This article is filled with testimonies from Tracks and Track Promoters from across the country, all discussing the demographic shift in Sprint and Midget racing. Pay note to the “Midgets in Close Quarters” section to hear about Midgets and Sprints at Sycamore Speedway during 2018! Click here to read article now!