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“Armed Forces Night” Saturday with a full “Steel Valley Thunder” racing program

“Armed Forces Night” Saturday with a full “Steel Valley Thunder” racing program

By Mike Leone

June 28, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…After a terrible start weather wise to the season, Mother Nature has finally blessed Sharon Speedway with good weather and that trend is expected to continue this Saturday night (July 2).  With the second half of the 87th anniversary season set to get underway, Sharon will look to complete its seventh straight event.  The “Steel […]

Weller III doubles career Sharon win total with 3rd Big-Block Mod win; Career 1st for Wolbert in RUSH Mod Tour; Watson & Haefke keep on winning in E-Mods & Econos; Davis & Walker repeat in Stocks & Minis

Weller III doubles career Sharon win total with 3rd Big-Block Mod win; Career 1st for Wolbert in RUSH Mod Tour; Watson & Haefke keep on winning in E-Mods & Econos; Davis & Walker repeat in Stocks & Minis

By Mike Leone

June 25, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…After a rocky start with weather, Sharon Speedway has been blessed with sunshine and no chance of rain for the past three events and Saturday night made for the sixth straight event completed without a rain out. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane with wins were Jimmy Weller III-Hovis Auto & […]

July 9 Lou Blaney Memorial Live Auction Items

July 9 Lou Blaney Memorial Live Auction Items

Here is the current list of items for the live auction to be held at the speedway on July 9 for the “Lou Blaney Memorial”

Corn Hole set with Lou’s picture

Ohio State basketball tickets

Ohio State football tickets

Stand up of Brad Keselowski signed  and die cast “29” truck

Vivarin Jacket signed by David Blaney

4 tickets to the Knoxville Nationals  ($780 value)

4 tickets to the […]

RUSH Sportsman Mod Tour & MFG Night highlight Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program

RUSH Sportsman Mod Tour & MFG Night highlight Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program

By Mike Leone

June 22, 2016         

(Hartford, OH)…Finally Mother Nature blessed Sharon Speedway not only last Saturday, but also on Tuesday for  Ohio Sprint Speedweek with the first dry forecasts since the April 16 opener.  Sharon will now look to complete its sixth straight show this Saturday night (June 25) in an event highlighted by the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Sportsman […]

Open wheel racing’s iron man Bryan Clauson captures 1st career All Star win in Ohio Speedweek; Andy Proper wins 1st in Mini Stocks

Open wheel racing’s iron man Bryan Clauson captures 1st career All Star win in Ohio Speedweek; Andy Proper wins 1st in Mini Stocks

By Mike Leone

June 21, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hosted round five of the 34th annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket for Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions along with the Deforest Used Parts Mini Stocks on a beautiful Tuesday evening. Bryan Clauson captured the Sprint Car victory, while Andy Proper brought down the curtain on the […]

Weller joins his son as repeat Big-Block Mod winners; Davis’ $1500 Penn-Ohio Stock win is biggest of his career; 1st wins for Gabrielson, Martell & Fuchs in E-Mods, RUSH Mods & Minis; Haefke again in Econos

Weller joins his son as repeat Big-Block Mod winners; Davis’ $1500 Penn-Ohio Stock win is biggest of his career; 1st wins for Gabrielson, Martell & Fuchs in E-Mods, RUSH Mods & Minis; Haefke again in Econos

By Mike Leone

June 18, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…For the first time since the April 16 opener, sunny skies and no chance of rain were in the forecast Saturday for Sharon Speedway allowing the fourth straight event to be completed. A large crowd and 117 cars were in the pit area as Jim Weller, Jr.-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Paul […]

“Steel Valley Thunder” racing Saturday featuring Penn-Ohio Stocks for $1500 to-win; Ohio Sprint Speedweek coming Tuesday

“Steel Valley Thunder” racing Saturday featuring Penn-Ohio Stocks for $1500 to-win; Ohio Sprint Speedweek coming Tuesday

By Mike Leone

June 15, 2016             

(Hartford, OH)…For the first time this season, Sharon Speedway was able to complete three straight events without a rainout last Saturday night; nonetheless, Mother Nature has threatened now for eight straight weeks.  That streak looks like it’ll come to an end Saturday (June 18) as beautiful weather is forecasted for the six-division “Steel Valley Thunder” program […]

Weller III wins Big-Block Mods for 2nd time in 3 weeks; Blackshear & Campbell repeat in Econo Mods & Minis; Stiffler, Kugel & Clark capture season’s first wins in Mods, RUSH Mods & Stocks

Weller III wins Big-Block Mods for 2nd time in 3 weeks; Blackshear & Campbell repeat in Econo Mods & Minis; Stiffler, Kugel & Clark capture season’s first wins in Mods, RUSH Mods & Stocks

By Mike Leone

June 11, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…For the eighth straight week rain was in the forecast at Sharon Speedway; however, blue skies and hot weather prevailed as it turned out to be the nicest Saturday of the year allowing the track to take a 5-4 lead on Mother Nature. Capturing wins on Pittsburgh Circle Track Club Night were Jimmy Weller III-Hovis […]

Tony Stewart’s All Star Sprints coming to Sharon for Ohio Speedweek on Tuesday, June 21 before returning for “Lou Blaney Memorial” on July 9

Tony Stewart’s All Star Sprints coming to Sharon for Ohio Speedweek on Tuesday, June 21 before returning for “Lou Blaney Memorial” on July 9

By Mike Leone

June 10, 2016                        

(Hartford, OH)…The “410” Sprint Cars will be making their first of three appearances of the 2016 season at Sharon Speedway coming up Tuesday, June 21 when Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions come to town for the 34th annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket.  The Deforest Used Parts Mini Stocks will […]

Full 6-division “Steel Valley Thunder” program set for Saturday on Pittsburgh Circle Track Club Night

Full 6-division “Steel Valley Thunder” program set for Saturday on Pittsburgh Circle Track Club Night

By Mike Leone

June 7, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…For the first time this season, Sharon Speedway was able to complete back-to-back events without a rainout last Saturday night; nonetheless, Mother Nature has threatened now for seven straight weeks.  Sharon will look to complete their third straight racing program this Saturday night (June 11) as a full six-division “Steel Valley Thunder” program is on […]

Haines wins career 1st in 600th Big-Block Mod race at Sharon; 1st wins for Thomas, Haefke & Rubright in E-Mods, Econo Mods & Minis; Ritchey is only winner to repeat in RUSH Mods

Haines wins career 1st in 600th Big-Block Mod race at Sharon; 1st wins for Thomas, Haefke & Rubright in E-Mods, Econo Mods & Minis; Ritchey is only winner to repeat in RUSH Mods

By Mike Leone

June 4, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway has had eight events scheduled this year, and only the 2015 “Apple Festival Nationals” make-up back on April 16 has featured good weather. For the past seven weeks, Mother Nature has either rained out the races or severely threatened. On Saturday night while most other speedways were rained out, Sharon pushed on with […]

Doubleheader weekend in store with “Summer Jam & BBQ Series” on Friday followed by “Steel Valley Thunder” racing on Saturday

Doubleheader weekend in store with “Summer Jam & BBQ Series” on Friday followed by “Steel Valley Thunder” racing on Saturday

By Mike Leone

June 1, 2016                

(Hartford, OH)…After losing four of the last five weeks to rain, Sharon Speedway was able to defeat Mother Nature last Saturday night, but just like on May 7, rain still hit the speedway, but didn’t delay the action.  Sharon  is hoping for better weather for this weekend’s doubleheader.  Friday (June 3) will be another “Summer Jam […]

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Saturday is a full night of racing for Armed Forces Night. The "Lou Blaney Memorial" is coming up on July 9 featuring All Star Sprints & The Mod Tour!