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Veteran King nabs Big-Block Mod opener for 52nd career Sharon win; $3K ROD Mod make-up to Hawkins, while Watson wins new E-Mod show; Career 1st Sharon wins for McGuire in Stocks & Myers in Econo Mods

Veteran King nabs Big-Block Mod opener for 52nd career Sharon win; $3K ROD Mod make-up to Hawkins, while Watson wins new E-Mod show; Career 1st Sharon wins for McGuire in Stocks & Myers in Econo Mods

By Mike Leone

May 20, 2017        

(Hartford, OH)…While showers washed out several Ohio speedways on Saturday night, Sharon Speedway finally wasn’t one of them as the first “Steel Valley Thunder” program of the 2017 season was completed after three straight rain out.  Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane on Mark Thomas Ford Night were Rex King-Hovis Auto & […]

After a sunny start, rain washes out “Steel Valley Thunder” opener for 3rd straight week

After a sunny start, rain washes out “Steel Valley Thunder” opener for 3rd straight week

By Mike Leone

May 13, 2017            

(Hartford, OH)…After sunshine graced Sharon Speedway throughout the day and into the early evening, rain bands dropped off Lake Erie taking a direct aim at Sharon Speedway midway through preliminary action on Saturday night washing out the scheduled “Steel Valley Thunder” opener for the third straight week.  Rain checks will be good for the next two […]

Rain washes out “Steel Valley Thunder” opener for 2nd straight week; Jr. Sprints PPD to 5/20 & Mini Stocks to 6/3

Rain washes out “Steel Valley Thunder” opener for 2nd straight week; Jr. Sprints PPD to 5/20 & Mini Stocks to 6/3

By Mike Leone

May 5, 2017
              

(Hartford, OH)…Persistent rain and a forecast of more throughout the entire weekend along with high temperatures in the 40s have forced Sharon Speedway to cancel racing action scheduled for this Saturday night (May 6) for the second straight week. The “Steel Valley Thunder” opener will now take place on Saturday, May 13 featuring the Hovis Auto […]

Rain washes out “Steel Valley Thunder” opener on April 29; Mini Stocks added to May 6 program

Rain washes out “Steel Valley Thunder” opener on April 29; Mini Stocks added to May 6 program

By Mike Leone

April 29, 2017            

(Hartford, OH)…Heavy overnight rain coupled with rain forecasted throughout the remainder of the day forced Sharon Speedway to cancel the racing program for Saturday night. The “Steel Valley Thunder” opener will now take place on Saturday, May 6 featuring the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Big-Block Modifieds, HTMA/Precise Racing Products RUSH Sportsman Modifieds, Gibson Insurance Agency […]

Josh Richards makes history winning 1st ever Lucas Oil Late Model event at Sharon; 20th career win for Brandon Blackshear in Econo Mods

Josh Richards makes history winning 1st ever Lucas Oil Late Model event at Sharon; 20th career win for Brandon Blackshear in Econo Mods

By Mike Leone April 21, 2017                       

(Hartford, OH)…The 88th anniversary season at Sharon Speedway kicked off with a bang on Friday night as a packed house watched the first ever appearance by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series with Josh Richards victorious, while Brandon Blackshear captured the Summit Racing Equipment Econo Mod win. Barris Truck Service was the presenting sponsor […]

Sharon celebrates 2016 season with annual awards banquet at Yankee Lake; Crowns King Jr, Gabrielson, Ritche, Davis, Haefke & Walker champs

Sharon celebrates 2016 season with annual awards banquet at Yankee Lake; Crowns King Jr, Gabrielson, Ritche, Davis, Haefke & Walker champs

By Mike Leone

February 25, 2017                

(Hartford, OH)
…Sharon Speedway officially wrapped up the 87th anniversary season on Saturday night as the Yankee Lake (OH) Ballroom played host to the annual awards banquet and dinner. Celebrating as 2016 champions were Rex King, Jr.-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Big-Block Modifieds, Joe Gabrielson-Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Brandon Ritchey-Lyden/Red Line Oil RUSH Sportsman Modifieds, Paul Davis-Gibson […]

Sharon announces launch of fan friendly ticketing program for 2017 special events; Fans can also buy or upgrade t VIP or patio seating nightly

Sharon announces launch of fan friendly ticketing program for 2017 special events; Fans can also buy or upgrade t VIP or patio seating nightly

By Mike Leone

February 16, 2017                

(Hartford, OH)…With the 88th anniversary season about two months away, Sharon Speedway is excited to announce a new ticketing program for special events for the upcoming season. In addition, fans will have the ability to purchase tickets for VIP or patio seating on a nightly basis.
The 2017 season […]

140 loads of red clay & a wider surface to greet fans & racers in 2017; New “Speedway Grille” & other amenities to be offered

140 loads of red clay & a wider surface to greet fans & racers in 2017; New “Speedway Grille” & other amenities to be offered

By Mike Leone

December 20, 2016               

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway is thrilled to announce that an all new racing surface with wider turns will greet fans and drivers when the 2017 season kicks off on Friday, April 21 featuring the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series for the first time ever.  Several other amenities have also been added to enhance the night’s experience […]

2017 Reserved Pit Parking Spots Available

2017 Reserved Pit Parking Spots Available

2017 reserved pit parking spots are now available for purchase. Those who had a spot(s) in 2016 have until February 15 to keep their current spot. Spots will NOT be valid for special events in 2017.  Click here for the form. […]

Lucas Oil Late Models, All Star Sprints & Super DIRTcar Big-Block Mod Series highlight national events in 2017 at Sharon; 4 divisions to be featured in Saturday night weekly “Steel Valley Thunder” program

Lucas Oil Late Models, All Star Sprints & Super DIRTcar Big-Block Mod Series highlight national events in 2017 at Sharon; 4 divisions to be featured in Saturday night weekly “Steel Valley Thunder” program

By Mike Leone

November 29, 2016              

(Hartford, OH)…While the 2017 racing season is still well over four months away, Sharon Speedway management has been busy making preparations for the 88th anniversary season.  All of the major events scheduled in 2016 will return with some additional events in the works.  The weekly Saturday night “Steel Valley Thunder” program has been reduced from six […]

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Thank you for a great 2017 season! Stay tuned for the awards banquet date. We'll see you in 2018 for our 89th anniversary season!