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Belle-Clair Speedway (aka: BelleVegas) is a 1/5 mile semi-banked dirt oval located at the Belle-Clair Fairgrounds in Belleville, IL that hosts UMP Late Models, UMP Modifieds, UMP Pro Modifieds, UMP/AARA Pure Stocks, POWRi National Midget's, POWRi Micro's, Sprint Cars in addition to other family friendly events between the months of March and October. With the wide variety of events scheduled, there is something for everyone at the most action-packed track in Southern Illinois. Come visit the historic Little Belleville!

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Thorson Goes Down as 25th Knepper Memorial Champion

Belleville, IL – On a hammer-down, running above the cushion Belle-Clair Speedway, it would be Minden, Nevada’s own Tanner Thorson finding his way into victory lane at the conclusion of the 30 lap POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series main event honoring the legendary Arnie Knepper. Grabbing the lead ten laps in from Andy Malpocker, Thorson had to deflect a hard charging Austin Brown who was the first car to attempt running above the tall cushion on the board walls, moving all the way to the second position and challenging for the lead before the caution on lap 20. Returning to racing, Thorson jumped to the extreme high side and began working his Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports Toyota-powered Bullet above the curb. With 10 short laps left, teammate Spencer Bayston running in the third position closed in on Brown, but the action was slowed for the final caution with five to …

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Belle-Clair Speedway 25th Annual Knepper Memorial Friday, July 15th

Belleville, IL. – Friday July 15th, 25th annual Knepper Memorial. This event will feature the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets, POWRi 600cc Speedway Motors Outlaw Micro’s, UMP Modifieds and B-Mods. Spectator gates will open at 5:00pm, hot laps at 6:30pm with racing following hot laps. General Admission is $15.00 Kids (under 12) FREE with adult. For more Information, go to www.belleclairspeedway.com. Times Pit Gates Open – 2:00pm Spectator gates open – 5:00pm General Admission – $15.00, Kids (under 12) FREE with adult Hot Laps – 6:30pm, racing following hot laps Classes POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro’s UMP Modifieds Pro-Mods (B-Mods)

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Belle-Clair Speedway canceled for Friday, July 8th

Belleville, IL – Friday, July 8th at Belle-Clair Speedway has been cancelled due to the excessive amount of rain received Wednesday, Thursday, and overnight into Friday morning. With standing water on the racing surface in turns one and two, it would be impossible to prepare the track for tonight’s events. The next event at Belle-Clair Speedway is the Knepper Memorial set for Friday, July 15th featuring POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets and Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micros. For further information, visit www.belleclairspeedway.com, “Like” Belle-Clair Speedway on Facebook and follow @BelleClairSpdwy on Twitter.

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Belle-Clair Speedway Sprints & Modifieds Friday, July 8th

This Friday’s July 8th event will feature the WAR Non-Wing Sprint Cars, UMP Modifieds, B-Mods, Kid Modz and POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro’s. Spectator gates will open at 5:00pm, hot laps at 6:30pm with racing following hot laps. General Admission is $15.00 Kids (under 12) FREE with adult. For more Information, go to www.belleclairspeedway.com. Times Pit Gates Open – 3:00pm Spectator gates open – 5:00pm General Admission – $15.00, Kids (under 12) FREE with adult Hot Laps – 6:30pm, racing following hot laps Classes WAR Non-Wing Sprints UMP Modifieds Pro-Mods (B-Mods) POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro’s Vintage Cars

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  • Pro Mod Sanctioning

    I want to thank everyone for taking time out of your busy schedule to meet Saturday. I have always trusted Mike and Allied to do the right thing when it comes to the rules for the drivers and tracks they have. After our meeting, it was very clear that the rules are in place but the communication and understanding from everyone is where we need to focus next. I think with clarification to the way the rules are written, it would help the drivers and race tracks understand the intent of the rules. Mike has agreed to sit down with me and try and do that. I am very busy running my own series, but …

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  • Test & Tune on Sunday, March 31st

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  • October 13th, 2018 Results

    Belleville, IL – Logan Seavey added himself to the winner’s list of the Charlene Meents Memorial, taking the 14th annual with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League at Belle-Clair Speedway and adding his name alongside some of the best in the business. Seavey’s Meents Memorial victory is his sixth of 2018 with POWRi, tying him with current League point leader Tucker Klaasmeyer. After the initial start being called because as a result of a spun Tucker Klaasmeyer off turn two, Seavey piloted his Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports Toyota-powered Bullet by Spike into the early lead over Holly Shelton and Jerry Coons, Jr. As the laps clicked off, Shelton closed in on Seavey rolling the bottom …

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  • September 14th, 2018 Results

  • August 3rd, 2018 Results

  • July 27th, 2018 Results

  • July 20th, 2018 Results

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