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AMA Pro Flat Track 2014 races at the Illinois State Fairgrounds Labor Day weekend

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014 11:00 a.m. CST

SPRINGFIELD — Motorcycle racing fans will have a chance to cheer for their favorite stars of the AMA Pro Flat Track motorcycle racing series Aug. 29-31 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds.

Considered to be one of the fastest dirt tracks in the country, the one-mile track at the Illinois State Fairgrounds offers flag-to-flag excitement, fast-paced action and thrills. The Labor Day weekend series is a Grand National Main Event, sanctioned by the American Motorcycle Association and sponsored by the Illinois Motorcycle Dealers Association.

The schedule for the weekend is:

• Aug. 29 — Amateur Short Track.

• Aug. 30 — AMA All-Star Short Track.

• Aug. 31 — AMA Pro Mile.

Tickets to the event are available by calling the Illinois Motorcycle Dealers Association at 217-753-8866 or

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