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Macon IL Speedway Opening Test Canceled

Macon Speedway Opening Test Canceled

(Macon, IL) Macon Speedway officials have announced that the opening test-and-tune, scheduled for Saturday, March 24, has been canceled due to wet grounds from this week’s weather.

Macon Speedway will now hold its first test-and-tune next Saturday, April 1 from 12:00-4:00 PM. The 78th season opener for the 1/5-mile track will be Saturday, April 8, featuring CEFCU Kids Club, driver autographs, and six divisions of racing action.

In other Macon Speedway news, officials announced early Friday afternoon that advance sale reserved and general admission tickets are now available for purchase for the Saturday, April 22 Lucas Oil Late Model event. Those who purchase their reserved seats in advance will also get free pit access for the race. Tickets are available at .

The track is under new ownership in 2023, with Chris, Jolene, and Blade Kearns taking over the reins during the offseason. Many improvements are planned before and as the season progresses.

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Macon Speedway is located nine miles south of Decatur on U.S. 51, then 0.6 miles west on Andrews Street and south to 205 N. Wiles. Macon Speedway hosts racing every Saturday night, plus many weeknight specials.

Early Season Dates

Saturday, April 1, 2023Macon Speedway Test & TunePits 11/On Track 12-4

Saturday, April 8, 2023Macon Speedway Season OpenerSaturday, April 15, 2023Macon Speedway Week #2

Saturday, April 22, 2023Macon Speedway Lucas Oil Late Models