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All Star Sprints to conclude Ohio Speedweek with “Lou Blaney Memorial” Saturday & Justin Snyder’s “Salute to the Troops” Sunday

All Star Sprints to conclude Ohio Speedweek with “Lou Blaney Memorial” Saturday & Justin Snyder’s “Salute to the Troops” Sunday

By Mike Leone

July 8, 2020       

(Hartford, OH)…For the first time since the 2001 Sharon Nationals, the Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars will be coming to Sharon Speedway for a two-day show.  This Saturday and Sunday (July 11-12), Tony Stewart’s travelling band will conclude the 38th annual Cometic Gasket Ohio Speedweek with a pair of $6,000 to-win […]

“410” Sprints highlight return to racing in 91st anniversary season opener Saturday night; New infield fan zone to debut & allow for additional social distancing

“410” Sprints highlight return to racing in 91st anniversary season opener Saturday night; New infield fan zone to debut & allow for additional social distancing

By Mike Leone

June 23, 2020           

(Hartford, OH)…All systems are a go for Sharon Speedway to finally kickoff the 2020 season this Saturday night (June 27) with fans!  The 91st anniversary season will get underway with the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply “410” Sprint Cars for $3,000 to-win, RUSH Sprint Cars, HTMA/Precise Racing Products RUSH Sportsman Modifieds, and the Elite Econo […]

Sharon announces return to racing with fans on June 27 featuring “410” Sprints; New infield fan zone to debut & allow for additional social distancing

Sharon announces return to racing with fans on June 27 featuring “410” Sprints; New infield fan zone to debut & allow for additional social distancing

By Mike Leone

June 17, 2020              

(Hartford, OH)…After the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown much of the world in recent months, Sharon Speedway has finally been given the green light to return to racing.  The 91st anniversary season will get underway on Saturday, June 27 with the previously scheduled show featuring the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply “410” Sprint Cars for $3,000 to-win, […]

Private Test & Tune Sessions Available

Private Test & Tune Sessions Available

ATTENTION RACERS:

Sharon Speedway is offering private test and tune sessions for interested competitors with strict social distancing guidelines in effect.  Test sessions will be approximately three hours in duration with a maximum of five competitors permitted.  Each competitor will be allotted four crew members.  NO SPECTATORS PERMITTED!  Nighttime sessions are available for an additional charge.  To reserve a session or […]

“Bill Forney Memorial” to remember legendary Late Model as RUSH Late Model Tour returns on July 18; Sharon/Canfield Speedways Drivers Reuinion complete festivities

“Bill Forney Memorial” to remember legendary Late Model as RUSH Late Model Tour returns on July 18; Sharon/Canfield Speedways Drivers Reuinion complete festivities

By Mike Leone

February 28, 2020

(Hartford, OH)…After nearly four years, the Pace Performance RUSH Late Models together with Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC is set to return to Sharon Speedway on Saturday, July 18 in what is expected to be one of the most anticipated Touring Series events of the season- the inaugural “Bill Forney Memorial”. In addition, the night will […]

Sharon to host Justin Snyder’s Salute to the Troops featuring All Star Sprints Sunday, July 12; Mega weekend will kickoff with Lou Blaney Memorial Saturday, July 11

Sharon to host Justin Snyder’s Salute to the Troops featuring All Star Sprints Sunday, July 12; Mega weekend will kickoff with Lou Blaney Memorial Saturday, July 11

HARTFORD, Ohio (February 24, 2020) – For the first time in event history, Justin Snyder’s Salute to the Troops program, an event honoring one of open wheel racing’s most loyal and dedicated supporters, the late Justin Snyder, as well as a benefit for the Wounded Warrior Project, a charity and veterans service organization that offers a variety of benefits for […]

New infield fan zone coming in 2020; 1000 tons of red clay added during offseason

New infield fan zone coming in 2020; 1000 tons of red clay added during offseason

By Mike Leone

January 29, 2020         

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway is excited to reveal plans for an infield fan zone that will debut when the 2020 season begins on Saturday, May 2 with the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car event.  Also, 1000 tons of red clay was added to the surface last fall that will continue to provide the tremendous […]

2020 divisional sponsors announced; 91st anniversary season to begin May 2 with All Star Sprints

2020 divisional sponsors announced; 91st anniversary season to begin May 2 with All Star Sprints

By Mike Leone

January 14, 2020

(Hartford, OH)…With the calendar changing to 2020, Sharon Speedway is gearing up for its 91st anniversary season, which will officially get underway on May 2 with the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars and RUSH Sportsman Modifieds that will follow an open practice on April 25. A tentative schedule of events has been posted on […]

2020 Season Grandstand & Pit Passes Available

2020 Season Grandstand & Pit Passes Available

Season Passes for both grandstand and pit admission are available for the 2020 season.  The cost is $295 for a grandstand season pass and $515 for a pit season passes.  A season pass includes all racing events, but excludes practice nights and any non-racing related events.  Click here for the order form.   […]

“Apple Festival Nationals” this Friday & Saturday; Most of the region’s divisions in action; Big-Block Mods highlight Friday; “410” Sprints on Saturday for $3000

“Apple Festival Nationals” this Friday & Saturday; Most of the region’s divisions in action; Big-Block Mods highlight Friday; “410” Sprints on Saturday for $3000

By Mike Leone

September 18, 2019         

(Hartford, OH)… Sharon Speedway will conclude the 90th anniversary season this weekend with the running of the annual “Apple Festival Nationals” on Friday and Saturday night (September 20-21).  Nine different divisions will compete.  The Big-Block Modifieds, RUSH Sprint Cars, Sportsman Dwarf Cars, and Junior Sprints will run a complete show on Friday night, while the “410” […]

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