Revving Up for Race Day

Published 03/27 2012 09:18AM

Updated 04/12 2012 09:20AM

CHAMPAIGN -- Racing season has reached the starting line in Central Illinois. The Farmer City raceway hosted its Illini 100 kickoff party for this weekend's event.
    Organizers got fans all revved up for the weekend. A handful of cars, including World Outlaw, late models, street stocks, and Hornets will circle the track both nights.
    Members hope newcomers will give the sport a try. Drivers from Springfield, Danville and Bloomington will get behind the wheel. Saturday's main event has a prize pool topping $80,000.

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