Category: Gateway Motorsports

ROBERT HIGHT TO MAKE APPEARANCE WITH AAA MISSOURI AT SAINT LOUIS AUTO SHOW

World Wide Technology Raceway ROBERT HIGHT TO MAKE APPEARANCE WITH AAA MISSOURI AT SAINT LOUIS AUTO SHOW Reigning three-time Funny Car World Champion and driver of the AAA Chevrolet Camaro SS Funny Car, Robert Hight will make a special appearance at the annual Saint Louis Auto Show taking place Jan. 23-26. Hight, who held the

ARCA Midwest Tour joins NASCAR-INDYCAR doubleheader weekend August 21-22

World Wide Technology Raceway ARCA Midwest Tour joins NASCAR-INDYCAR doubleheader weekend August 21-22 The stars and cars of the ARCA Midwest Tour will crown their champion during the 51st annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend on Sunday, October 11, following a 10-race season which will take them throughout Illinois and Wisconsin to compete on asphalt ovals ranging

NASCAR adds a new twist to WWTR’s Truck Series 200 on August 21

World Wide Technology Raceway NASCAR adds a new twist to WWTR’s Truck Series 200 on August 21 New pit stop rules will enhance competition, create intrigue and level the playing field (Photo by Michael Allio/World Wide Technology Raceway) January 10, 2020, St. Louis Region – An exciting new twist has been added to World Wide

ADRL returns to St. Louis market, World Wide Technology Raceway

World Wide Technology Raceway ADRL returns to St. Louis market, World Wide Technology Raceway January 10, 2020, St. Louis Region – Officials for the American Drag Racing League announced today it is returning to the St. Louis market and World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, on April 3-4 to kick off its 2020 season.

WWTR at Gateway acquires Gateway National Golf Links, retains Walters Golf Management

World Wide Technology Raceway WWTR at Gateway acquires Gateway National Golf Links, retains Walters Golf Management Golf course will remain unchanged, with Walters Golf Management continuing normal operations   December 27, 2019, St. Louis Region – Officials for World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway in Madison, Illinois, today announced the purchase of Gateway National Golf

ARCA, USAC RETURNING TO WWTR IN 2020

World Wide Technology Raceway ARCA, USAC RETURNING TO WWTR IN 2020 Unique stock car-open wheel doubleheader on August 1-2   For decades, the ARCA Menards Series always has offered up a diverse and exciting mix of driving talent: young racers on their way up the ladder, veteran stars who have competed in the series for

USAC SILVER CROWN SERIES JOINS ARCA AT WWTR AUGUST 1-2

World Wide Technology Raceway USAC SILVER CROWN SERIES JOINS ARCA AT WWTR AUGUST 1-2 December 12, 2019, St. Louis Region – Officials for the United States Auto Club today released its 2020 schedule and the open-wheel Silver Crown Series will return to World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois. The race will create a doubleheader

WWTR releases 2020 special events schedule

World Wide Technology Raceway WWTR releases 2020 special events schedule Complete 2020 schedule to be released at St. Louis Auto Show in January December 9, 2019, St. Louis Region – Officials at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, today released its 2020 special events schedule for the 340-acre complex that is home to NASCAR,

INDYCAR announces green flag times for 2020 races

World Wide Technology Raceway INDYCAR announces green flag times for 2020 races Fourth annual Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Axalta and Valvoline scheduled to start at 7:45 p.m. CDT on August 22.   INDYCAR announces green flag times for 2020 races gateway Original Source

Six-race SuperStar Bracket Series to debut in 2020; $10,000 to win each day

World Wide Technology Raceway Six-race SuperStar Bracket Series to debut in 2020; $10,000 to win each day December 4, 2019, St. Louis Region – Officials at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, today announced the addition of the new Midwest SuperStar Bracket Series to its 2020 track schedule. The series, which will pay $10,000 to

MAY 14-16, 2020: NMRA BRACKET MAYHEM NON-POINTS RACE

World Wide Technology Raceway MAY 14-16, 2020: NMRA BRACKET MAYHEM NON-POINTS RACE This is a WWTR non-points event. About World Wide Technology Raceway World Wide Technology Raceway is the home of INDYCAR, NASCAR and NHRA racing in the St. Louis region. Located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis and covering more than 340 acres,

2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series champions crowned

World Wide Technology Raceway 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series champions crowned Nov. 19, 2019 (NHRA) — Steve Torrence, Robert Hight, Erica Enders, and Andrew Hines were crowned NHRA Mello Yello world champions in their respective classes during Monday night’s awards ceremony at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland. All four drivers

NASCAR to honor Gander Outdoors Truck Series champion Friday

World Wide Technology Raceway NASCAR to honor Gander Outdoors Truck Series champion Friday November 19, 2019 By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service   DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR will formally honor its newest NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series champions Friday at the year-end banquet at the Convention Center in Charlotte, N.C.

In memory of Lynn Baldwin

World Wide Technology Raceway In memory of Lynn Baldwin In memory of Lynn Baldwin gateway Original Source

World’s fastest Radio Flyer wagon sets Guinness World Record at WWTR

World Wide Technology Raceway World’s fastest Radio Flyer wagon sets Guinness World Record at WWTR November 14, 2019, St. Louis Region – A Guinness World Record was set today at 3 p.m. CST at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois. Driver Apollo Timbers, 33, of Sedalia, Missouri, set a world record of 30 miles

NMCA INAUGURAL MIDWEST MUSCLE CAR NATIONALS MAY 28-31, 2020

World Wide Technology Raceway NMCA INAUGURAL MIDWEST MUSCLE CAR NATIONALS MAY 28-31, 2020 The NMCA Muscle Car Nationals (www.nmcadigital.com) is excited to announce its class lineup for the 2020 drag racing season. Always looking to improve the events for both racers and fans, the NMCA made a few changes to the lineup. NMCA will have

NHRA schedules WWTR LODRS race for October 9-11, 2020

World Wide Technology Raceway NHRA schedules WWTR LODRS race for October 9-11, 2020 NHRA ANNOUNCES 2020 LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES SCHEDULE GLENDORA, Calif. (Nov. 8, 2019) – The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, where the future stars of the sport earn their racing stripes, returns to action for the 2020 race season to

NHRA schedules WWTR LODRS race for October 9-11, 2020

World Wide Technology Raceway NHRA schedules WWTR LODRS race for October 9-11, 2020 NHRA ANNOUNCES 2020 LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES SCHEDULE GLENDORA, Calif. (Nov. 8, 2019) – The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, where the future stars of the sport earn their racing stripes, returns to action for the 2020 race season to

Guinness World Record attempt at WWTR on Thursday, November 14

World Wide Technology Raceway Guinness World Record attempt at WWTR on Thursday, November 14 St. Charles’ Craftsmen Industries Inc. to shoot for World’s Fastest Radio Flyer Wagon   Craftsmen Industries, Inc. will attempt to set a Guinness World Record on Thursday, November 14, at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois. The company, based in

TONIGHT’S WIDE OPEN WEDNESDAY PRESENTED BY AAA INSURANCE EVENT CANCELLED

World Wide Technology Raceway TONIGHT’S WIDE OPEN WEDNESDAY PRESENTED BY AAA INSURANCE EVENT CANCELLED Tonight’s Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance event has been cancelled due to a sudden change in the original weather forecast and damp conditions which will persist past 11 p.m. This cancellation does not affect the November 9 Street Tire

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9: STREET TIRE SATURDAY

World Wide Technology Raceway SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9: STREET TIRE SATURDAY REVISED SCHEDULE: $30 to race $15 to spectate or crew pass Kids 15 and under free SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9: STREET TIRE SATURDAY gateway Original Source

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2 DRAG RACES CANCELLED

World Wide Technology Raceway SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2 DRAG RACES CANCELLED The drag racing event scheduled for Saturday, November 2, has been cancelled. We will evaluate long-range forecasts to determine if additional dates can be added to the 2019 drag racing calendar.  Please follow/check-in with our social media channels on a regular basis to see if events have

Iconic HOT ROD Power Tour returns to WWTR June 10, 2020

World Wide Technology Raceway Iconic HOT ROD Power Tour returns to WWTR June 10, 2020 October 30, 2019, St. Louis Region – The 26th annual HOT ROD Power Tour will stop at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, in 2020. Hot Rod Magazine’s iconic traveling car show will cover seven cities in seven days

Last Call Bracket Special & Mid-America SuperCar Showdown cancelled

World Wide Technology Raceway Last Call Bracket Special & Mid-America SuperCar Showdown cancelled October 25, 2019, 4 p.m. PDT, St. Louis Region – Saturday’s Last Call Bracket Special and Mid-America SuperCar Showdown events at the drag strip at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, have been cancelled. This cancellation does not affect tonight’s Midnight

FRIDAY: FINAL MIDNIGHT MADNESS OF 2019

World Wide Technology Raceway FRIDAY: FINAL MIDNIGHT MADNESS OF 2019 RANKEN TECHNICAL COLLEGE PRESENTS MIDNIGHT MADNESS FUELED BY NOS ENERGY DRINK FINAL MIDNIGHT MADNESS OF 2019! GET IT OFF THE STREETS AND ONTO THE STRIP! Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness powered by NOS Energy Drink is WWTR’s street-legal drag racing and drifting program. Midnight

NEW! Mother Road Rendezvous on Saturday, May 9, 2020

World Wide Technology Raceway NEW! Mother Road Rendezvous on Saturday, May 9, 2020 Nostalgia drags Vintage Camper Corral Three Vegas headliner rockabilly bands Pin-up girl contest Nostalgia vendor midway Traditional hot rod and custom car show NEW! Mother Road Rendezvous on Saturday, May 9, 2020 gateway Original Source

Tonight’s Wide Open Wednesday canceled due to weather

World Wide Technology Raceway Tonight’s Wide Open Wednesday canceled due to weather October 16, 2019, 3 p.m. CDT, St. Louis Region – Tonight’s Wide Open Wednesday event at the drag strip at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, has been cancelled due to weather. The next Wide Open Wednesday event, the season finale, will

Friday: Mid-America SuperCar Showdown

World Wide Technology Raceway Friday: Mid-America SuperCar Showdown Admission and entry fees: Competition Trophy Classes / Jr. Dragsters: $40 (Car and Driver) Payout Classes: Car and Motorcycle Indexes: $65 (Car and Driver) Call-Out / Grudge /Time Only Tech Card: $40 (Car and Driver)  (3-run punch, more if time permitting) Spectator / Crew: $15 (Ages 16