Open Practice Wednesday (8/29); Updated Open Stock Car Rules for upcoming fall specials posted

Open Practice Wednesday (8/29); Updated Open Stock Car Rules for upcoming fall specials posted

By Mike Leone

August 27, 2012

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway will have another open practice this Wednesday, August 29. Gates open at 4 with practice 5 until dark. Pit passes are $20; grandstand admission is free. All cars are welcome.

With fall just around the corner, several special events for the Open Stock Cars are on tap. The Open Stocks will be part of the two-day “Apple Festival Nationals” on Friday and Saturday, September 14-15 as well as Saturday, October 6. Each successive event will have more money on the line with $500 to-win on September 14, $1,000 to-win on the 15th, and $1,500 to-win on October 6. Also, the September 14 event will include the May 27 make-up feature.

The Open Stock Car rules for these upcoming events have been updated and are posted on the website. Go to, click on Driver Info followed by Rules and the 2012 Open Stock Car rules or at the direct URL of

Coming up this Saturday (September 1) is the Russ King Memorial featuring the Governor Insurance DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds in a BRP Tour-sanctioned event. Also racing will be the Summit Racing Equipment E-Mods, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, HTMA/Precise Racing Products Econo Mods, and the Deforest Used Parts Mini Stocks. Race time is 7 p.m.

Sharon Speedway is owned by the Blaney, Weller, and Kirila Families and is a 3/8-mile dirt track located on Custer-Orangeville Road in Hartford, Ohio near the intersection of Routes 7 & 305. For more information, check out the website at or call 330-772-5481. Become a fan of Sharon Speedway on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter at


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