Racing is back on in Benton, Mo. - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Racing is back on in Benton, Mo.

BENTON, MO (KFVS) -

The Benton, Missouri Race Park will open back up next month.

The track used to be a stock car track. It's been closed for several years.

Word is that it's opening back up under new management Right now, they're working to clean up the track, re-paint the facility and install new electric wiring.

Organizers say they're excited to get cars back out on the track.

The drag racing gears back up on March 3 with an open house.

We're told stock car racing will begin again in May.

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