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ATTENTION STREET STOCKS

A couple of things came up in the tech inspection area this past Saturday. A couple of entries had front suspension issues that were questionable.  After the tech staff discussed the issues, we then made a phone call to Gregg Herrmann from the United street stock association. We questioned as to the legality of spacers being placed between the upper ball joint and the A-arm. While it does not say whether or not this is legal, We were told it is diffidently not allowed. Upper and lower ball joints must be stock OEM. Rebuildable and or raised  or aftermarket ball joints are
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IRA / All Star Challenge Event, featuring Tony Stewart

The Wilmot Raceway will proudly host an IRA / All Star Challenge Event, featuring Tony Stewart on Friday, May 17th. The local stars of the Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Series will take on the travelers of the Ollies Bargain Outlet/Mobil 1 All Star Circuit of Champions in a rare Friday night race date at Wilmot Raceway. 3-time NASCAR Champion Tony Stewart will make only his second ever Wilmot appearance, having competed in a USAC Sprint Car event at Wilmot nearly twenty years ago. Tony’s last two scheduled Wilmot appearances were cancelled, first due to injury, and then by
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2019 Racing Season

The Wilmot Raceway is just a few weeks from letting the mud fly for the 2019 season. The track proudly boasts one of the biggest and best schedules of any track in the region, featuring big national events such as Tony Stewart’s IRA / All Star Sprint Challenge (Fri, May 17), the UMP Late Model Summer Nationals (Tues, July 2), and the World of Outlaw Sprints (Sat, July 13). Regional specials such as the IRA Outlaw Sprints (May 4, June 15, Aug 3, Aug 17), and the Dirt King Late Models (Sept 7) are spread out throughout the season, plus
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WoO NOS ENERGY DRINK SPRINT CAR SERIES SEATS

Anyone who bought tickets in advance last year for the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series races and would like the same seats this year, please call SLS Promotions at 815-344-2023, between 9-5 Central on weekdays to renew. The renewals process will go through Friday, March 29. All tickets will go on sale to the general public on Monday, April 1.
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Championship Night

This Saturday, September 8th is Championship Night for four of the core classes at Wilmot Raceway. And based on the current point standings, there is plenty on the line making this event extremely important to many teams regarding their championship aspirations. This is definitely a MUST SEE event. In addition to the championship races in our Modified, Mini Sprint, Street Stock, and Bandit divisions, a AutoMeter Wisconsin WingLESS Sprint Series (non-point) race has been added to create an even bigger evening. This is a night local race fans will not want to miss! In the Modified ranks, Nick Simons holds a
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Lots of Action This Week at Wilmot Raceway and the Kenosha County Fair!

The Kenosha County Fair has a pair of major Motorsport events taking place at its’ Wilmot Raceway during the Fair. In addition to Wednesday’s Kenosha County Fair UTV/ATV race, Thursday’s Truck & Tractor Pull & Combine Demo, and Sunday’s Demo, Wilmot Raceway will run one of the biggest Late Model Stock Car events in the state Friday night during the Fair as Michigan’s American Ethanol Series is coming over to challenge Wisconsin’s Dirt Kings Series in a major event which will also include the Tommy Homan Memorial Street Stock special, plus Modifieds and Bandits too. Then Saturday it’s an all
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World of Outlaws invade Wilmot Raceway on June 2 for the Badger 40

WILMOT, Wisc. — May 24, 2018 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will visit Wilmot Raceway in Wisconsin again this season on Saturday, June 2. This year’s edition of the Badger 40 will mark the sixth overall event for the Outlaws at the track, which is located at the Kenosha County Fairgrounds.David Gravel has won each of the last three World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series events at Wilmot Raceway. He won for the first time at the facility in 2014, then followed that up with victories in 2016 and 2017. Gravel has a pair of wins thus far in
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Tech Blast

First of all, I would like to thank everyone for coming to race at Wilmot and for the most part, we have had great cooperation from the competitors regarding inspections and making adjustment that were asked. There has been better racing as well with everyone showing respect for their fellow drivers on the track. Like I said, for the most part. I also wanted to get a few things clear in a couple of classes to make sure we are all on the same page going forward. Modifieds: Make sure your bodies are within the measurements provided in the rules.
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