It is hard to believe with all the snow still on the ground, but according to the astronomical calendar, spring will be here on March 20th. The coming of spring will quickly be followed by Blackhawk Farms first motorsports event of 2013. During the off-season, more changes have been made to the track and facilities. As you may remember, mid-season [...]
Another year of great racing is quickly coming to a close. Sanctioned events officially cease for 2012 at the close of the day on October 31st. Thanks again to all who participated, worked, volunteered, and spectated at our racing facility this year, and we look forward to another great year in 2013!
Blackhawk Farm Raceway announces the 1st annual Broken Wing Benefit to be held on Sat. Sept. 1st, from 6:00 – 10:00 pm. This special evening event, held in conjunction with the JOS Motorsports Motorcycle Track Day, is offering a variety of activities for all motorcycle enthusiasts. Activities include: sponsored giveaways, a wing eating contest; a wing [...]
At the end of last year Blackhawk Farms performed track repairs to corners 1 and 7 as they were showing signs of deterioration. Unfortunately these repairs did not hold as well as we had hoped. Track repair has started this morning to address these issues and restore the track to optimal racing conditions. BFR would [...]
Come out to Blackhawk Farms Raceway in South Beloit, IL on June 15th through the 17th for the 20th annual Blackhawk Vintage Classic. The Blackhawk Vintage Classic features vintage sports car racing, vintage airplane display and fly-in, food, and fun for the whole family. Featured races include: – Vintage Formula Vee Festival Race – 2.5 [...]
Blackhawk Farms 2012 firewall day was a huge success, with enough volunteers participating to complete all the track work in about an hour, leaving lots of open track time. Below are a few pictures of the event… we want to thank all the volunteers who came out to help us get the track ready for [...]
It’s that time of year again at Blackhawk Farms Raceway! The track is clean, the new facilities are complete, and we are ready for another year of exciting wheel to wheel action. Come help kick off the new season at tirewall day on Saturday, April 7th. Help stack some tires and get some free track [...]
Thank you to all who came to Blackhawk Farms Raceway in 2011! The improvements at the track continue over the winter in preparation for the 2012 racing season. Click here to see what’s happening at BFR!
Summer is here… and so is racing season! Come on out to Blackhawk Farms Raceway for exciting automotive and motorcycling racing action. From vintage to modern day vehicles, BFR has a wide range of racing for spectators to enjoy. If you want to try your hand at driving, check out Blackhawk’s track days. BFR’s Track [...]
Celebrate father’s day at Blackhawk Farms Raceway. Since 1994, the BLACKHAWK VINTAGE CLASSIC has provided race fans of all ages the thrill and excitement of pre-war car racing in combination with a vintage car show and vintage aircraft that fly-in for display. Proceeds from the gate benefit the Tebala Shriner’s Transportation fund. Throughout the years, [...]