8 states and 31 tracks are set for the dirt racing tour in 2021 Eight weeks of the Hell Tour are set in stone for 2021. The tour combines Dirt Late Models and Modifieds in a near endless mini-series. View the full 2021 Summer Nationals schedule below. The tour begins […]Read More
Kankakee County Speedway News
A collection of Kankakee County Speedway news and photos. Kankakee County Speedway is a high-banked dirt track located in Kankakee, Illinois.
Phil Line: “A track needs to have classes that are parallel with their local economy” When the crate late model class was introduced, I thought it was the answer. Im from St. Louis, they exploded in the area. Then, just as quick as they appeared, the class died. Note: Since […]Read More
Whittington on Super Late Models: “The track is more beneficial without them, unfortunately.” Kankakee County Speedway is a 1/3 mile semi-banked dirt oval track located in Kankakee, IL. Like many local race tracks they’ve been running without Super Late Models. 2018 will be the 3rd year without super late models […]Read More
Mike McKinney discusses his role in iRacing development Mike McKinney’s dirt modified is the same dirt modified that’s used in the sim itself. The iRacing staff came to the shop and laser scanned his race car then put it to use digitally. Beyond that, McKinney was also one of the […]Read More
Kankakee nearly shut down for 2017 They actually did, for one week. A press release was published, announcing that the track had shut down following a social media controversy. “Social media IS killing the sport,” it stated. A few days later, a second press release was published. The track was […]Read More