King Jr. backs up dad’s win w/ BB Mod victory; RUSH LM to Lunger; Career 1st win for Eck RUSH SPT MODS; Watson & Creech repeat in Mods & Minis; 1st wins for Davis & Burns in Stocks & Econos

By Mike Leone


(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway resumed action on another clear and very cold evening for week two of “Steel Valley Thunder” as part of the 85th anniversary season. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane were Rex King, Jr.-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Dennis Lunger, Jr.-Barris Supply RUSH […]

King dominates opening night Big-Block Mods; Dellinger holds off Lunger in RUSH LM; Watson charges to Mod win; Defending champs Clark, Double & Creech win Stocks, Econo & Minis

By Mike Leone


(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway kicked off the 85th anniversary season on a clear and cool Saturday evening. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane were Rex King-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Alan Dellinger-Barris Supply RUSH Late Models, Joel Watson-Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Mike Clark-Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, […]

Wet grounds force Sharon to postpone open practice & enduro to a possible later date

By Mike Leone


(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway has once again been forced to cancel this weekend’s open practice and “Springduro 150” Enduro that was scheduled for Saturday (April 5) with a make-up of Sunday. The event was originally scheduled for March 22, and was also lost to the weather last year. Stay tuned for a possible […]

March 22 open practice & “Springduro 150” Enduro postponed to April 5

By Mike Leone


(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway is forced to postpone this Saturday’s (March 22) scheduled open practice and “Springduro 150” Enduro to Saturday, April 5 with a rain date of Sunday, April 6 due to the conditions of the track and parking areas. The new times for April 5 will be open practice from 9 a.m. […]

Sharon crowns Weller, Lunger, Kinney, Clark, Double & Creech as champs at 2013 Awards Banquet; Schrum & Vogt inducted into Hall of Fame

By Mike Leone

February 1, 2014

(Yankee Lake, OH)…Sharon Speedway celebrated the 2013 racing season with the awards banquet and dinner last Saturday night as nearly 400 people filled the Yankee Lake (OH) Ballroom. The top 10 drivers from the Governor Insurance Agency DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Barris Supply RUSH Late Models, Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, […]

Some 80 competitors turn out for “Circle Track Showdown” Snowmobile, ATV & Side-by-Side races on a snowy & cold Saturday

By Mike Leone

January 25, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…After three tries and being unable to get last year’s event completed due to the mild and relatively snow-free weather, Sharon Speedway was able to hold the third annual “Circle Track Showdown” event presented by Johnny K’s Powersports on a snowy and cold Saturday afternoon. Snowmobiles were part of the event once again […]

2013 season finale rained out Saturday (Oct 5)

By Mike Leone

October 5, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After dodging the first band of rain early Saturday afternoon, steady rain hit Sharon Speedway shortly after the pit gates opened washing out the ULMS Super Late Models, Modified non-winners, Open Stock Cars, and Mini Stock event. With the […]

Another last lap pass for King Jr. in Big-Block Mods; Lunger wins 5th in RUSH LM & takes crown; Young is 12th different Mod winner; Davis, Eucker & Creech keep on winning in Stocks, Econos & Minis

By Mike Leone & Matt Wertz

September 28, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After a rain out, Sharon Speedway returned to action on a beautiful fall evening for the final “Steel Valley Thunder” program of 2013 on Saturday night. A great crowd and 112 cars turned out for the final night of points. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane were […]

Richner wins his 1st at Sharon in $3500 BRP Mod Tour; Blair steals $2K from Pegher in RUSH LM Tour thriller; Biggest career win for Johnson in $2K UEMS Mods & Clark in $1500 Stocks; 1st ever for Deutsch in Econos; Minis to Fuchs

By Mike Leone

September 13-14, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hosted the annual “Apple Festival Nationals” on a chilly fall weekend. Friday featured preliminary events on a dreary night with drizzle falling throughout much of the late afternoon and evening, while Saturday brought clear and cool. A season-high 163 cars participated in the successful event.

Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply […]


Saturday winners before the rain were Erick Rudolph-Mod Tour & Will Thomas-RUSH Late Models! The remaider of the features will be made up in spring 2017