Illini 100
 Farmer City Raceway
Farmer City, IL
Saturday, April 06, 2019 (April 5, 2019 to April 6, 2019)
Winner: Brandon Sheppard
2nd: Jimmy Mars
3rd: Bobby Pierce

Race Recap: Sheppard Now a 3-Time Illini Champion

FARMER CITY, IL – They say home-field advantage really does make a difference. Rocket1 Racing pilot Brandon Sheppard made quite a backing to that statement on Saturday night, as he played his cards perfectly through the 75-lap Morton Buildings Feature to win the 12th annual Illini 100 presented by Douglas Dodge. Menomonie, WI-native Jimmy Mars had a very strong run inside the top-10 all night, fending off Scott James and… [Read More]

Race Results: 4/6/19 – Farmer City Raceway Night 2

FARMER CITY, IL – April 6, 2019 – Brandon Sheppard collected his third Illini 100 victory in 5 years on Saturday night over Jimmy Mars and Bobby Pierce, making it a weekend sweep for Illinois-native drivers at Farmer City Raceway after Brian Shirley took the checkereds the night before. Mars stayed strong inside the top 5 all night, while Pierce made a hard-charging effort from 16th to round out the podium.

Morton Buildings Feature (75 Laps) 1. 1-Brandon Sheppard [4][$15,000]; 2. 28m-Jimmy Mars [5][$7,000]; 3. 32p-Bobby Pierce [16][$5,000]; 4. 28-Dennis Erb [7][$3,000]; 5. 29-Darrell Lanigan [19][$2,500]; 6. 99jr-Frank Heckenast [3][$2,000]; 7. 44-Chris Madden [14][$1,800]; 8. 7r-Kent Robinson [20][$1,600]; 9. 18-Chase Junghans [23][$1,500]; 10. B12-Kevin Weaver [12][$1,250]; 11. 25w-Allen Weisser [22][$1,200]; 12. 4G-Bob Gardner [9][$1,150]; 13. 36v-Kyle Hardy [15][$1,100]; 14. 7-Ricky Weiss [1][$1,050]; 15. 83-Scott James [10][$1,000]; 16. 25-Shane Clanton [11][$900]; 17. 22-Tanner English [2][$875]; 18. 99B-Boom Briggs [25][$110]; 19. 3s-Brian Shirley [21][$825]; 20. 21-Billy Moyer [6][$800]; 21. B1-Brent Larson [24][$800]; 22. 24-Ryan Unzicker [18][$800]; 23. 10-Scott Schmitt [8][$800]; 24. 97-Cade Dillard [13][$800]; 25. 18b-Shannon Babb [17][$800]; 26. 6-Blake Spencer [26][$110] Hard Charger: 29-Darrell Lanigan[+14] Lap Leaders: 22 – Tanner English 1-32; Brandon Sheppard 33-75

Qualifying Flight-A 1. 22-Tanner English, 12.283; 2. 1-Brandon Sheppard, 12.325; 3. 4G-Bob Gardner, 12.434; 4. 10-Scott Schmitt, 12.439; 5. 21-Billy Moyer, 12.475; 6. 36v-Kyle Hardy, 12.495; 7. 18b-Shannon Babb, 12.5; 8. 25-Shane Clanton, 12.509; 9. 29D-Spencer Diercks, 12.513; 10. 3s-Brian Shirley, 12.556; 11. 99B-Boom Briggs, 12.559; 12. 25F-Jason Feger, 12.602; 13. 2-Allen Murray, 12.637; 14. 29-Darrell Lanigan, 12.661; 15. 32-Chris Simpson, 12.67; 16. B1-Brent Larson, 12.703; DNS. 97-Cade Dillard, NT; DNS. 89-Mike Spatola, NT

Qualifying Flight-B 1. 28-Dennis Erb, 12.411; 2. 28m-Jimmy Mars, 12.428; 3. 7-Ricky Weiss, 12.464; 4. 99jr-Frank Heckenast, 12.539; 5. 83-Scott James, 12.541; 6. B12-Kevin Weaver, 12.547; 7. 44-Chris Madden, 12.55; 8. 7r-Kent Robinson, 12.657; 9. 77-Jay Morris, 12.671; 10. 32p-Bobby Pierce, 12.731; 11. 25w-Allen Weisser, 12.868; 12. 6P-Jose Parga, 13.018; 13. 18-Chase Junghans, 13.019; 14. 24-Ryan Unzicker, 13.053; 15. 12-Jeff Curl, 13.074; 16. 6-Blake Spencer, 13.104; 17. 9-Lyle Zanker, 13.635

Drydene Heat #1 – Flight (A) (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer 1. 22-Tanner English [1]; 2. 21-Billy Moyer [3]; 3. 4G-Bob Gardner [2]; 4. 97-Cade Dillard [9]; 5. 32-Chris Simpson [8]; 6. 18b-Shannon Babb [4]; 7. 2-Allen Murray [7]; 8. 29D-Spencer Diercks [5]; 9. 99B-Boom Briggs [6]

Drydene Heat #2 – Flight (A) (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer 1. 1-Brandon Sheppard [1]; 2. 10-Scott Schmitt [2]; 3. 25-Shane Clanton [4]; 4. 36v-Kyle Hardy [3]; 5. 29-Darrell Lanigan [7]; 6. 3s-Brian Shirley [5]; 7. 25F-Jason Feger [6]; 8. 89-Mike Spatola [9]; 9. B1-Brent Larson [8]

Drydene Heat #3 – Flight (B) (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer 1. 7-Ricky Weiss [2]; 2. 28-Dennis Erb [1]; 3. 83-Scott James [3]; 4. 44-Chris Madden [4]; 5. 77-Jay Morris [5]; 6. 25w-Allen Weisser [6]; 7. 18-Chase Junghans [7]; 8. 12-Jeff Curl [8]; 9. 9-Lyle Zanker [9]

Drydene Heat #4 – Flight (B) (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer 1. 99jr-Frank Heckenast [2]; 2. 28m-Jimmy Mars [1]; 3. B12-Kevin Weaver [3]; 4. 32p-Bobby Pierce [5]; 5. 24-Ryan Unzicker [7]; 6. 6-Blake Spencer [8]; 7. 7r-Kent Robinson [4]; 8. 6P-Jose Parga [6]

Last Chance Showdown 1 (10 Laps) – Top 3 Transfer 1. 18b-Shannon Babb [3][-]; 2. 29-Darrell Lanigan [2][-]; 3. 3s-Brian Shirley [4][-]; 4. 25F-Jason Feger [6][]; 5. 29D-Spencer Diercks [7][$110]; 6. 89-Mike Spatola [8][]; 7. 99B-Boom Briggs [9][$110]; 8. B1-Brent Larson [10][$110]; 9. 2-Allen Murray [5][]; 10. 32-Chris Simpson [1][$110]

Last Chance Showdown 2 (10 Laps) – Top 3 Transfer 1. 24-Ryan Unzicker [2][-]; 2. 7r-Kent Robinson [6][-]; 3. 25w-Allen Weisser [3][-]; 4. 18-Chase Junghans [5][]; 5. 77-Jay Morris [1][$110]; 6. 6-Blake Spencer [4][]; 7. 12-Jeff Curl [7][$110]; 8. 9-Lyle Zanker [9][$110]; 9. 6P-Jose Parga [8]


Illini 100
April 5, 2019 to April 6, 2019
Farmer City Raceway
850 N Grove St.
Farmer City, IL 

 https://www.farmercityracing.com/

Series
World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series

Support Divisions
DIRTcar Pro Late Models

To Win Amount
$15,000.00

Event Schedule
Thursday
Pits open at 4
Practice 6-9

Friday
Pit Gates at Noon
Front Gates at 1 PM
Hot Laps at 6:30 PM

Saturday
Pit Gates at Noon
Front Gates at 12:30 PM
Hot Laps at 5:00 PM

* Flex Scheduling





Support Divisions
DIRTcar Pro Late Models

To Win Amount
$15,000.00

Type of Grandstand
Farmer City Raceway offers bleacher style grandstands.

Stadium Seating
Farmer City Raceway does no allow the use of chairs for its events.

Handicapped Seating
Handicap seating is available in the front rows of the grandstands.

Pit Age Limit
There is no age limits for the pit area. Minors 17 and younger must have a signed parent waiver form.

Personal Coolers
No coolers are allowed to be brought in to the grandstand area.

Credit Card Use
None

Alcohol Sales
Farmer City Raceway does sell alcohol at its concession stands.

Smoking Policy
Farmer City Raceway does not allow smoking in the grandstands.

Family Section
Farmer City Raceway does no offer a Family Section.

Parking Cost
Parking on racetrack property is free of charge.

Camping Availability
onsite, non-electric

Camping Cost
$30

Closest Airport
Bloomington, IL (BMI / KBMI) Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal

Other Airport
Champaign, IL (CMI / KCMI) University of Illinois Willard Airport




Farmer City Raceway
850 N Grove St.
Farmer City, IL 

 https://www.farmercityracing.com/

Track Phone
(309) 928-9110

Track Email
 [email protected]

Track History
First race was in 1938
No racing in 1942-1945(WWII)
Resumed Racing in 1946
49yr History of stock car racing


Track Size & Type
1/4 mile

Late Model Track Record
Brandon Sheppard 11.750 (4/5/19)

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Ticket Phone
(844) 347-8849

Options & Prices
DAY OF PRICING:
Trackside Parking: $75
2-day Advanced Pricing Packages $50
2-day,Day of Reserved Package: $60: $25 for children 12-and-under
2-day, Day of GA Package: $60
Friday Reserved: $30
Friday GA: $30: $10 for children 12-and-under.
Saturday Reserved: $35
Saturday GA: $30: $15 for children 12-and-under

PIT PASSES
Thursday - $25
Friday - $35
Saturday - $40
Two-day band - $70
Three-day band- $85
Daily Pit Kids- $20 (12-under)


Discounts
None

Camping Availability
onsite, non-electric

Camping Price
$30

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