ILSS Heading to FALS in 2015 and $2000 to win

The ILSS is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Willard Bess Memorial Race at the Famous Fairbury American Legion Speedway in Fairbury IL on Sat Night August 1st. The race named after long time Fairbury business man and A well know Sprint Car owner from the 70′s and 80′s Willard Bess. Willard was a great guy who loved sprint car racing and owned cars driven by some of the areas greates drivers. Willard was a business man in Fairbury for many years and it is only fitting that the 2nd Annual Race named in his honor will be held at a track just a few blocks form where the Bess family lived. This great race will be a winged race and billed as a National Lighting Sprint Car event paying $2000 to the winner of the Feature Event.¬† This race will be a point race for the ILSS but is open to any 1000cc stock motor lighting sprint. There will be a $25 entry fee for non ILSS members payable at the ILSS sign in trailer the day of the event.The FALS is a former winner numerous times as Track of The Year and is a 1/4 mi. semi banked dirt oval . It is one of the best prepaired tracks you will find anywhere and will have some excellent racing. The complete pay off is listed below and more¬†info on this race will be announced during the summer months.

$2000–$1000–$500–$300–$280–$240–$225–$200–$180–$160–$140–$120–$100 And $100 from 14th to 20th spot.


ILSS Meeting on Dec 13th at 1:00 p.m.

The ILSS will hold a meeting on Sat Dec 13th at 1 in the afternoon at the CJ Motorsports facility in Greenview IL. We will talk about rules and race procedure on race nights. The 16 drivers who joined the ILSS in 2014 are encouraged to attend this meeting you will be the ones to vote on any changes. This meeting is open to ay person who would like to attend and learm more about our 1000cc lightning sprint series. Hope to see all on Sat. Afternoon. We will also discuss weather to run a few combined races with another series.

Thanks Roger



Corey Haigh New ILSS Tech Inspector

The ILSS is proud to announce Corey Haigh of CJ Motorsports of Greenview IL as the new tech inspector for the series in 2015. Corey has years of experience in the line of motor cycle engine technology and will be a great addition to the ILSS in 2015. Corey will also be back as the sponsor of the hard luck driver of the night for all ILSS races in 2015. The recepiant will get a $25 voucher that will be good towards merchandise from the CJ Motorspors parts shop in down town Greenview IL. The ILSS would like to thank BradFunk for being the tech inspector for the last few years. Your knowledge over the last few yeras was also an asset to our series. Brad who has retired as a driver will put his focus on his son Andrew who will compete again with the ILSS in 2015