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Big-Block Mods return Saturday to headline “Steel Valley Thunder” on Twin-State Night

Big-Block Mods return Saturday to headline “Steel Valley Thunder” on Twin-State Night

By Mike Leone

August 15, 2017                

(Hartford, OH)…Following a successful “410” Sprint Car event last Saturday night for the inaugural “Simon Yoder Memorial”, the weekly four divisions will return this Saturday night (August 19) for the next-to-last “Steel Valley Thunder” program.  The Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Big-Block Modifieds, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, HTMA/Precise Racing Products RUSH Sportsman Modifieds, and Summit […]

Holtgraver sweeps the night for $3150 in “Simon Yoder Memorial” for “410” Sprints; Moore tops 30 Stocks for 1st win; #3 for Kugel in RUSH Mods; Haefke adds win #6 in Econo Mods

Holtgraver sweeps the night for $3150 in “Simon Yoder Memorial” for “410” Sprints; Moore tops 30 Stocks for 1st win; #3 for Kugel in RUSH Mods; Haefke adds win #6 in Econo Mods

By Mike Leone

August 12, 2017

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway was graced with a beautiful Saturday, which allowed a big crowd to turn out to watch the third appearance by the “410” Sprint Cars in the inaugural “Simon Yoder Memorial”.  Capturing wins and celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane on Thompson Fab Night were Danny Holtgraver-410 Sprint Cars, Rusty […]

Return of “410” Sprint Cars for $3000 “Simon Yoder Memorial” headline Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program

Return of “410” Sprint Cars for $3000 “Simon Yoder Memorial” headline Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program

By Mike Leone

August 9, 2017               

(Hartford, OH)…After two successful All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car events earlier this summer, the “410” Sprint Cars will make their third of four appearances during the 2017 88th anniversary season this Saturday night (August 12).   The weekly Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, HTMA/Precise Racing Products RUSH Sportsman Modifieds, Summit Racing Equipment Econo Mods, […]

King Jr goes back-to-back for 3rd Big-Block Mod win of 2017; Davies flies to $1000 E-Mod win; Kugel & Wolbert split RUSH Sportsman Mod features for 2nd wins; Career 1st Sharon win for Frankenberry in Econos

King Jr goes back-to-back for 3rd Big-Block Mod win of 2017; Davies flies to $1000 E-Mod win; Kugel & Wolbert split RUSH Sportsman Mod features for 2nd wins; Career 1st Sharon win for Frankenberry in Econos

By Mike Leone

August 5, 2017              

(Hartford, OH)…Despite some unexpected showers that stayed just south of the facility during the evening hours, Sharon Speedway was able to complete its second straight “Steel Valley Thunder” program for the first time since the first two weeks of June.  Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane as part of the “Bill Kirila […]

4 divisions of Modifieds in 5 feature events highlight Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program

4 divisions of Modifieds in 5 feature events highlight Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program

By Mike Leone

August 2, 2017       

(Hartford, OH)…After finally breaking through last Saturday night with the first “Steel Valley Thunder” program in seven weeks, Sharon Speedway looks to make it two in a row this Saturday night (August 5) for an all Modified program for the “Bill Kirila Memorial”.  The weekly Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Big-Block Modifieds, HTMA/Precise Racing Products RUSH […]

August 12 “410” Sprint Car event now the “Simon Yoder Memorial” paying $3000 to-win

August 12 “410” Sprint Car event now the “Simon Yoder Memorial” paying $3000 to-win

By Mike Leone

August 1, 2017            

(Hartford, OH)…The scheduled “410” Sprint Car event on Saturday, August 12 at Sharon Speedway will now be the “Simon Yoder Memorial” and will pay $3,000 to-win, $250 to-start along with a special dash for cash!  The HTMA/Precise Racing Products RUSH Sportsman Modifieds, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, Summit Equipment Econo Mods, and Junior Sprints will also […]

King Jr matches father with 2nd Sharon Big-Block Mod win of 2017; McGuire tops 51 Penn-Ohio Stocks; Schneider wins $2000 Penn-Ohio Stock make-up; 1st for Wolbert in RUSH Mods; 5 straight for Haefke in Econo Mods

King Jr matches father with 2nd Sharon Big-Block Mod win of 2017; McGuire tops 51 Penn-Ohio Stocks; Schneider wins $2000 Penn-Ohio Stock make-up; 1st for Wolbert in RUSH Mods; 5 straight for Haefke in Econo Mods

By Mike Leone

July 29, 2017              FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Hartford, OH)…For the first time in seven weeks, Sharon Speedway was able to complete a “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly event after three straight rain outs, special events, and two scheduled nights off.  Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane were Rex King, Jr.-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Big-Block Modifieds, Chris […]

After 7 weeks, Sharon looks to resume “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly racing on Saturday night; Penn-Ohio Stocks featured with complete program & $2000 to-win make-up

After 7 weeks, Sharon looks to resume “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly racing on Saturday night; Penn-Ohio Stocks featured with complete program & $2000 to-win make-up

By Mike Leone

July 25, 2017          

(Hartford, OH)…After several Saturdays of rain, nights off, and special events, Sharon Speedway is hoping Mother Nature will allow “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly racing to resume this Saturday night (July 29).  The last completed “Steel Valley Thunder” event was back on June 10.  Saturday’s program presented by C&R Tire will be highlighted by the rescheduled Penn-Ohio […]

Rain washes out 3rd straight “Steel Valley Thunder” program Saturday at Sharon; Penn-Ohio Stocks rescheduled to July 29

Rain washes out 3rd straight “Steel Valley Thunder” program Saturday at Sharon; Penn-Ohio Stocks rescheduled to July 29

By Mike Leone

July 22, 2017             

 (Hartford, OH)…Morning rain and a forecast of more throughout the remainder of the day has forced Sharon Speedway to cancel racing action for Saturday night. It was the third consecutive “Steel Valley Thunder” rain out and sixth of the season. The rain outs have outnumbered completed “Steel Valley Thunder” events six to four and there’s now […]

Aussie Peter Britten charges from 20th for 1st career Super DIRTcar Big-Block Mod Series win; Isaac Paden wins 1st ever at Sharon in Mini Stocks

Aussie Peter Britten charges from 20th for 1st career Super DIRTcar Big-Block Mod Series win; Isaac Paden wins 1st ever at Sharon in Mini Stocks

By Mike Leone

July 20, 2017

(Hartford, OH)…On a hot and sultry Thursday evening, Sharon Speedway was able to complete the second annual “Buckeye Ground Pounder 100” featuring the Super DIRTcar Series.  Despite storms in the forecast initially throughout the day and night, a line of storms in the afternoon split the speedway and skies cleared for the remainder of the afternoon […]

2 nights of action this week; Return of Super DIRTcar Big-Block Mods on Thursday; “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly racing on Saturday

2 nights of action this week; Return of Super DIRTcar Big-Block Mods on Thursday; “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly racing on Saturday

By Mike Leone

July 17, 2017               

(Hartford, OH)…After a weekend off, Sharon Speedway will get right back at it with two events planned for later this week (July 20 & 22).  The Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series invades Sharon on Thursday night along with the Mini Stocks.  Then on Saturday, “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly racing returns […]

Christopher Bell becomes 9th different “Lou Blaney Memorial” Sprint winner in 9 races with All Star win; Jeremiah Shingledecker ends near 4-year winless drought at Sharon with Big-Block Mod win

Christopher Bell becomes 9th different “Lou Blaney Memorial” Sprint winner in 9 races with All Star win; Jeremiah Shingledecker ends near 4-year winless drought at Sharon with Big-Block Mod win

By Mike Leone

July 8, 2017               

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hosted the ninth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial” presented by Ollie’s Bargain Outlet on Saturday night.  A huge crowd watched as Christopher Bell-Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars and Jeremiah Shingledecker-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Big-Block Modifieds captured victories.  The event celebrated the life and […]

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