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“Escape” – a “Journey” Tribute Band headlines Friday’s “Summer Jam & BBQ Series”

By Mike Leone

August 24, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway will host the fourth installment of the “Summer Jam & BBQ Series” this Friday night (August 28) on the eve of Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” racing program.

“Escape”, a “Journey” Tribute Band will headline the entertainment, which will get underway at 7 p.m. with “Ronnie V & Friends”. Gates open at 6 p.m. and […]

Susice invades for 1st time & wins Big-Block Mods; Lunger wins RUSH LM return; #2 for Kugel in RUSH Mods; Fawcett wins in 1st Stock visit; 1st for Blackshear in Econos; 4th for Fuchs in Minis

By Mike Leone

August 22, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…Chamber of commerce weather greeted racers and fans alike on Saturday as Sharon Speedway was able to complete the eighth straight event as the great stretch of weather throughout July and August continued. A strong field of 107 cars filled the pit area for the next-to-last “Steel Valley Thunder” program of the 86th anniversary season. […]

RUSH Late Models return Saturday along with Big-Block Mods, RUSH Mods, Stocks, Econos & Minis

By Mike Leone

August 20, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…With great weather predicted, Sharon Speedway will look to complete its eighth straight event this Saturday (August 22) as the RUSH Late Models return for their next to last visit of the 86th anniversary season. Joining the Late Models will be the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Weller Hughes Developing & Contracting […]

Seger wins his 1st ever at Sharon in his return to 410 Sprint racing; Clay wins 1st in over a year in Mods; Carothers, Lambert & Proper repeat in Stocks, Econos & Minis

By Mike Leone

August 15, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway dodged some storms and was able to complete another program on Saturday night as the great stretch of weather throughout July and August continued. A strong crowd witnessed great racing in the final appearance of the season by the “410” Sprint Cars as all five features were determined by less than one-second of […]

410 Sprint Cars return Saturday for their final 2015 appearance along with Mods, Stocks, Econo Mods & Mini Stocks

By Mike Leone

August 11, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway will look to complete its seventh straight event this Saturday night (August 15) as the “410” Sprint Cars return for their third and final visit of the 86th anniversary season.  Joining the Sprints will be the Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, HTMA/Precise Racing Products Econo Mods, and the Deforest […]

King Jr wins $3K Zdelar Memorial; 1st ever wins for Davies & Bish in Mods & Stocks; Ritchey stops Martin’s RUSH Mod streak; 1st for Haefke in 4 yrs in Econos; 1st for Campbell in Minis

By Mike Leone

August 8, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway was able to complete another “Steel Valley Thunder” program on Saturday night as the great stretch of weather throughout July and August continued. Fans witnessed tremendous racing with several new winners on SMS Technical Services and Pittsburgh Circle Track Club Night. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane for the […]

$3000 to-win “Johnny Zdelar” Memorial” for Big-Block Mods highlights Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” show

By Mike Leone

August 5, 2015                        

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway will look to continue its string of completing events since the beginning of July as great weather is forecasted for Saturday’s (August 8) second annual “Johnny Zdelar Memorial”. The “Steel Valley Thunder” event part of the 86th anniversary season will feature the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Summit Racing Equipment […]

Strong 2nd Big-Block Mod win for Weller; Thomas is 1st 3-time Mod winner; 3 in-a-row for Martin in RUSH Mods; Clark is 1st Stock repeat winner; 3rd wins for Bowers & Fuchs in Econos & Minis

By Mike Leone August 1, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…After a wet spring and early summer, dry conditions have prevailed in July and the start of August as Sharon Speedway completed the fifth straight event on Saturday night as part of the 86th anniversary season. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane for the “Bill Kirila Memorial” were Jim Weller, […]

August kicks off Saturday with “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly racing as part of the “Bill Kirila Memorial”

By Mike Leone

July 30, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…As the calendar flips to August, Sharon Speedway will kick-off the final full month of racing during the 2015 season on Saturday night with the running of the “Bill Kirila Memorial” presented by Thompson Fabricating of Wheatland, Pa. The “Steel Valley Thunder” event part of the 86th anniversary season will feature the Hovis Auto & […]

King wins #2 & takes over Big-Block Mod pt lead; Watson flies to Mod win; Martin adds 5th in RUSH Mods; 1st ever for Miller in Stocks; #3 for Fraley in Econos; 1st for Little in Minis

By Mike Leone

July 25, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…Beautiful, hot summer weather greeted race fans and teams on Saturday night for the third annual FREE “Fan Appreciation Night” and driver autographs presented by University Hospitals. A big crowd watched 100 race cars compete. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane were Rex King-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply […]

FREE “Fan Appreciation Night”, autographs & a return to heat races Saturday; “Summer Jam & BBQ Series” on Friday

By Mike Leone

July 21, 2015

(Hartford, OH)…A big weekend is in store at Sharon Speedway beginning on Friday night (July 24) with the “Summer Jam & BBQ Series III” followed up by FREE “Fan Appreciation Night” presented by University Hospital on Saturday night featuring the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Weller Hughes Contracting & […]

1st of yr for Richner in Big Blocks; Thomas wins return of RUSH LM; Scott wins again for Engles in Mods; #4 for Martin in RUSH Mods; 1st for Moore in Stocks; Fraley repeats in Econos; Minis to Felmlee

By Mike Leone

July 18, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Hartford, OH)…After a rain out and three special events, Sharon Speedway returned to “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly action on Saturday night for the first time since June 20. A total of 109 race cars filled the pit area on Twin-State Auto Racing Club Night. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck […]

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