This year as the Mid-Am Racing Series participates in the 45th annual Spring Classic we have to give a lot of thanks to many people. First and foremost thank you to Wilkins Rebuilders Supply . Having their support is been vital as we continue to grow this series. Wilkins Rebuilders Supply is one of the Midwest’s largest truck wreckers; buying, selling, and trading medium to heavy truck parts. Founded in 1986 by Peter Wilkins, Wilkins Rebuilders Supply provides more than 30
Technical Bulletin: 2/9/22 - Area Sportsman update:
Previously Area Sportsman utilizing Mid-Am approved headers added 50 pounds. This will now be only a 25-pound addition. All bulletins will be posted to www.midamracing.com/rules #racing #race #car #motorsport #cars #iracing #racelife #speed #automotive #carlifestyle #speed #auto #sportscar #instacars #instacar #carspotting #drive #sportscars #carstagram #carinstagram #becauseracecar #racecars #racecardriver #racecarlife #ra
Banquet photos are here. Thank you again to all of you that attended, donated, and stayed laaaaaaate! A great time was had by all! We cannot thank all of our sponsors enough for the support throughout the year and at our banquet: Five Star Race Car Bodies Hoosier Tire Hawk Pads Intercomp Miller Welders and Finally Wilkins Rebuilders! more photos located HERE #racing #race #car #motorsport #cars #iracing #racelife #speed #automotive #carlifestyle #speed #auto #sportscar #in
One more day closer to racing! We wanted to welcome back Hawk Performance to the Mid-Am Racing Series this year. A lot of us have been using their products for years and certainly, with a road course race coming up we will be "braking it down" with Hawk Performance. Not only do they make some of the best race pads on the market, but they make pads for your daily driver as well. Thank you John and his team for supporting us year after year! #racing #race #car #motorsport #
As we roll into March and our 2022 season starts to take shape, we wanted to take a minute to thank all of those who make this possible. Without the help of our partners, we would not be able to race! Intercomp Racing has supported the series for several years and this year is no exception. Thank you from all of us at the Mid-Am Racing Series for your support and use of your scales! For a closer look at some of the best weighing and measurement solutions from Intercomp Com
We wanted to give a big thank you to Five Star Race Car Bodies for their continued support of the Mid-Am Racing Series. With everything they have going on with NASCAR, these folks are the first to renew with us every year. The certificates, support, and exposure are ALWAYS appreciated! #HEYNICEBODY #racing #race #car #motorsport #cars #iracing #racelife #speed #automotive #carlifestyle #speed #auto #sportscar #instacars #instacar #carspotting #drive #sportscars #carstagra
Happy Monday Mid-Am friends and family! With Thanksgiving coming up this week we wanted to give thanks and chat with one of the coolest, winningest, most diverse drivers in the series. Bill Prietzel who is man, myth, and legend finished 6th in points. This year he won our dirt race in Sycamore Speedway on his anniversary (YOU REALLY ARE THE BEST JAN) and skipped the last few races to go to his 51st high school reunion and take some time off. Also competing in some road cours
Happy hump day Mid-Am friends and family! Today we had time to sit down with Timothy Stewart for some Q&A. Tim was new to the Wilkins Rebuilders Supply Mid-Am Racing Series this year and wound up a solid 2nd in points and taking the rookie of the year title. 1. So how did you get your start in racing?
- I got started in racing because of my dad mostly. He raced in the late 70's early 80's at Illiana Speedway. Most people don’t know, but after my dad’s 3rd track championshi
We talked to his son Rick Redig-Tackman and now today we are excited to talk to Rick Tackman Jr. this morning on his birthday! Rick has been in the sport for many years and has been a huge advocate for the Mid-Am Racing Series. Never short of an opinion, always willing to help, and recognizable with his trademark cowboy hat on race days! 1. Rick, how did you get your start in racing?
- My grandfather raced a bit in the 50s at Hales Corners and Slinger. My dad raced from 1
Happy 60+ degree Monday Mid-Am friends and family! Today we had time to sit down with Andrew Meyerhofer Racing for some Q&A. Andrew and his entire family are some of the nicest folks in the pits and accomplishment wise 2021 saw Andrew 3rd in Wilkins Rebuilders Supply Mid-Am Racing Series points and winning the Sportsman title at Slinger Super Speedway! 1. So how did you get your start in racing?
- I grew up watching my dad and cousin, Mike. Then when I was 14 I shared a 4
A little Q&A on this Friday morning with Rick Redig-Tackman. Rookie contender for 2021with us in the Wilkins Rebuilders Supply Mid-Am Racing Series, dirt ace, and incredibly fast on a road course! 1. How did you get your start in racing?
- I grew up with my dad racing Mid-Am and ARCA, I fell for racing from that. I started racing in 2009 with circle track Go-Karts at Beaver Dam Raceway and raced them for 3 years before moving to stock cars in 2015 2. What is your most memor
Sorry for the lack of updates over the weekend. It is a great sign when there are so many people at one location that cellular bandwidth struggles! A great race and a great weekend. Congratulations again to 4x Champion Ron Vandermeir Jr. in the #3 Mac Rak Inc Chevrolet! Setting fast time and winning the feature from the 12th position, he again proves why he is one of the best in the business. 2nd place went to Tytus Helgestad in car #90 who battled to the very end with the
Big thanks to NASCAR Cup Series driver Joey Gase Racing for running with the Mid-Am Racing Series this weekend! All of us enjoyed having you and cannot wait to do it again! Ron Vandermeir Jr. and the team delivered 2 bad fast cars to the track and put on a great show. Thank you for providing us a great show in the #3 and bringing the #66 car for Joey to race! Your help and support in the 21 season are beyond appreciated! Also a big thank you to Matt Clemens and his family f
Sorry for the delay we are working in an area this week with limited cell coverage!
Congratulations again to Kenny Benson for running a smart race and picking up the W. Ron Vandermeir has yet another strong showing to finish second and Bill Prietzel who won our last race finished third! After a long hiatus in the Mid-Am Racing Series Darrell Phillips scores a solid fourth place run. Fifth place goes to Rick Redig-Tackman who is finally getting rid of the bad luck gremlins th
A special Saturday race featuring the Mid-Am Racing Series, Midwest Truck Series, and 602 Late Models on the 1/2 mile. It will be a fun night of fast cars (and trucks). And NASCAR driver Joey Gase will be racing in the 602 Late Models! This event is being brought to you by Cassill Motors Can’t make it to the races? Be sure to watch on PPV by clicking THIS LINK Local hotels include: American Inn Baymont Econo Lodge Fairfield Inn & Suites Hampton Inn Holiday Inn Express Motel
The Mid-Am Racing Series would like to welcome Dan Clemens to the team. Dan brings over a decade of racing experience, and will be a great addition in the tower. He will be our "eye in the sky" and will also assist with timing and scoring. Welcome aboard Dan! #dirt #dirtracing #dirttrack #dirttrackracing #roadcourse #roadcourseracing #road #roadamerica #midam #mid-am-series #mid-am-racing-series #Rockford #Rockfordspeedway #Grundy #Morris #Grundycounty #Milwaukee #Golden
Long-time competitor, supporter, and now a member of the Mid-Am Racing Series staff. We are pleased to announce that Chuck Yuris has joined us as our Public Relations Director as well as handling our Race Director responsibilities. Chuck was not only a fierce competitor but is a friend to many at the race track. His enthusiasm is only overshadowed by his tireless efforts to support racing. Welcome aboard Chuck! #dirt #dirtracing #dirttrack #dirttrackracing #roadcourse #ro
The Mid-Am Racing Series would like to welcome Shelton Excavating Located in Seneca IL, these guys have the equipment and knowledge to make quick work of your project. From residential to commercial they have you covered. Serving Marseilles, Ottawa, Morris, Frankfort, New Lenox, and surrounding areas. Specializing in commercial and residential services they are family-owned and operated. The Shelton family has been involved with the Mid-Am Racing series for many years. Th
The Mid-Am Racing Series would like to give a big welcome to Magnecor. With roots already in stock car racing, we are honored to be a part of their family. Magnecor has been manufacturing some of the best quality ignition wires since 1976. We believe you will find these wires to be of the highest quality being that they are solid silicone from the core to the outside of the wire, so they tend to last for many many years. They have applications that cover marine, industrial