Do you miss the smell of race fuel and dirt in the air? Then you’ll be happy to hear that it’s officially time for the Season Opener at the Quad City Speedway!

That’s right, Sunday Apr 8 kicks off the 2018 season at the Quad City Speedway (4200 Archer Drive East Moline)!

Come out and enjoy the excitement with IMCA Late Models, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Mods, Street Stocks, Mod Lites and 4 Cylinders! Pit gates open at 3 p.m. and the Grandstands open at 3:30 p.m. with a drivers meeting at 5 p.m. the hot laps will begin at 5:15 p.m. Then it’s time to race!

Admission to the Grandstands is only $10, reserved seating is $12, Seniors are $8, children (6-12) are $5 and children under 5 are free. Don’t forget to grab your Pit Passes for $25!

For a full schedule of this year’s event, visit For any questions you can contact the QC Speedway at (309) 792-5030 or email For season updates follow them on Facebook at and on Twitter @QCSpeedwayKSP.

Head to the Quad City Speedway this weekend for an evening of revving engines and excitement. Gotta race!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for