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The excitement of the Gilley’s ‘Cool 5’ returns this Saturday night July 26, as Cintas presents Round III of the ‘Cool 5 Series.’ A full schedule of racing is on tap plus there will be chances for fans to be part of the action! On track, you’ll see the Stanley Steemer NASCAR Late Models, Bargain Hunter Sportsman, Miller Lite American Short Trackers, Kickstart Roadrunners and the Sam’s Drive-In Roadrunner Challenge ‘Smokey Burnout Contest!’ This Saturday night, fans will once again have the chance to take part in the ‘Cool 5 Pick 4.’ If someone correctly guesses the top four finishers in the Stanley Steemer NASCAR Late Model feature event, Gilley’s will give that fan $250! The Gilley’s Giveaway Truck will also be on display Saturday night, with the big giveaway date just over six weeks away! Gates open at 5 PM this Saturday night, with Stateline Staffing Services Fast Dashes going green at 7:07 PM. We’ll see YOU at the races!


August is just around the corner and that means it’s just about time for Kar Korner’s ‘World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race,’ Saturday August 2! Don’t miss your chance to see this one-of-a-kind event that takes place on the treacherous Figure 8 course, with cars, trucks and vans pulling boats, campers and travel trailers in rolling demo derby, with no winner declared until ‘the last trailer trails.’ Make sure to order your tickets in advance for Kar Korner’s World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race by stopping at the Rockford Speedway Office during weekday business hours, by calling 815-633-1500 or by visitingrockfordspeedway.tix.com. Along with the Figure 8 Trailer Race, a full night of racing is on tap, with the Stanley Steemer NASCAR Late Models, Bargain Hunter Sportsman, Miller Lite American Short Trackers and Kickstart Roadrunners along with the Sam’s Drive-In Roadrunner Challenge ‘Escape from I-90 Race!’ Make plans NOW to be at Rockford Speedway next Saturday night August 2 for Kar Korner’s World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race!


As summer winds down, only two ‘Wild Wednesday’ racing programs remain on the 2014 schedule at Rockford Speedway. Next Wednesday July 30 is Equipment Depot Night and features the full complement of Wednesday night racing, including Roadrunner Super Summer Series, Bandits, Racer Girl Winged Women on Wheels, Super Cups and MisFits plus Figure 8 racing and One-on-One Spectacular Drags presented by MacCloskey, Kesler and Associates. Wednesday August 6 is ‘Wild Wednesday Championship Night,’ which includes the crowning of Wednesday night champions and features a 50 lap Figure 8 race! Every ‘Wild Wednesday’ is Miller Lite Dollar Beer Night and Adult admission on Wednesday nights is just $9! 

Upcoming Events
Sat July 26 7:07 pm- Cintas presents Round III of the Gilley’s Cool 5
Wed July 30 7:07 pm- Wild Wednesday Equipment Depot Night
Sat Aug 2 7:07 pm- Kar Korner presents the World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race
Wed Aug 6 7:07 pm- Wild Wednesday Championship Night plus a 50 lap Figure 8 race
Sat Aug 9 7:07 pm- Bryden Motors Kids Night plus Kids Bike Races
Sat Aug 16 7:07 pm- Nason’s Landscaping Night featuring the Charity Corn Boil
Sat Aug 23 7:07 pm- Nick’s Beatin & Bangin Boat Race presented by Windsor Auto Sales

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Since the inaugural season in 1948, the high-banked quarter mile oval has been tabbed as “Mid-America’s Finest Racetrack.” Rich in racing tradition, this reputation has been well earned through hosting major events like the granddaddy of all short track post season events, the National Short Track Championships. More

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