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Charlie Daniels Band coming to Sharon Wed, Aug 14 with Huckin Fillbillys presented by Hovis Auto & Truck Supply

Country music star Charlie Daniels and his band will be performing live at Sharon Speedway on Wednesday, August 14 presented by Hovis Auto & Truck Supply!  The opening act will be The Huckin Fillbillys.

Bring your lawn chairs, enjoy a cold beer, great food, and watch Charlie Daniels kick the devil back to Georgia all under the stars!

Advance tickets are $33 […]

Advance tickets on sale for Tuesday, August 20 Lou Blaney Memorial

The fifth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial” is coming up on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 featuring the “410” Sprint Cars for $5,000 to-win plus the BRP Big-Block Modified Tour for $2,000 to-win!

Advance tickets are on sale, which will admit ticket holders one-hour earlier admission at 3 PM for preferred seating by clicking here […]

Huge tripleheader of ULMS Super Lates, RUSH L.M. Tour & UEMS Mods Saturday plus Stocks, Minis & Sweeney Engine Giveaway

By Mike Leone

July 17, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway is hoping Mother Nature cuts some slack this Saturday (July 20) as a huge tripleheader is on the docket!  After completing 12 straight events, a race hasn’t been completed at the Hartford, Ohio oval since June 22 as three rainouts and an off night this past Saturday has halted action.

The rescheduled Sweeney Chevrolet […]

Paul “Putzy” Kekich passes away

Thoughts and prayers to the Kekich family on the passing of former Sprint Car racer Paul “Putzy” Kekich.  Paul’s sons Mike and Doug along with Mike’s son Adam both were all Sprint Car racers as well, and daughter Lori worked at the speedway in the past. […]

Sharon suffers 3rd straight rain out on Saturday, July 6

By Mike Leone

July 6, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Like clockwork, after sunshine and dry weather graced Sharon Speedway all day long Saturday, a heavy thunderstorm moved in shortly after 6 PM washing out the “Off with the Tops” program on Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC Night.  The cancellation marked the third straight succumbed to Mother Nature after completing 12 straight events.

The event was to […]

BOSS Sprints & Sweeney RUSH L.M. Tour go “Off with the Tops” Saturday; RUSH driver to win a GM 604 engine

By Mike Leone

July 3, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After completing 12 straight events, Sharon Speedway suffered through a pair of rainout last week first with the Ohio All Star Sprint Speedweek on Tuesday then lost its first “Steel Valley Thunder” on Saturday since April 13.  Sharon is hoping for better weather for this Saturday’s (July 6) “Off with the Tops” special event.

Sweeney Chevrolet […]

Races rained out Saturday, June 29 for 2nd time of the week

By Mike Leone

June 29, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After sunshine and dry weather graced Sharon Speedway all day long Saturday, rain showers that surrounded the speedway finally moved in shortly after 6 PM washing out the program.

Sharon had completed 12 straight events until Tuesday’s night’s Ohio Speedweek was rained out. Now Saturday marks the second straight cancellation, but first on a Saturday night […]

“Steel Valley Thunder” 6-division racing up next on Food Drive Night at Saturday

By Mike Leone

June 26, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After completing 12 straight events, Sharon Speedway wasn’t so lucky Tuesday as thunderstorms washed out the Ohio Sprint Speedweek event.  Sharon hopes for better weather this Saturday, June 29 as a full program of “Steel Valley Thunder” is on tap.  Though Saturdays haven’t featured the most wonderful weather, Sharon hasn’t had a Saturday cancelled since […]

Rain washes out Ohio Speedweek for All Star Sprints Tuesday night

By Mike Leone

June 25, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Rain missed Sharon Speedway for the afternoon hours on Tuesday as it has for most of the year, but severe thunderstorms finally filled and a strong band came through just 5:30 p.m. that forced officials to cancel the Ohio Speedweek event that was to include the All Star Sprint Cars, Econo Mods, and Mini Stocks.  […]

Weller continues strong season with 3rd Big-Block Mod win; Latta ends disappointing yr. with 1st in RUSH L.M.; Taylor is 9th different Mod winnerl Wagner, Double & Creech take Stocks, Econos & Minis

By Matt Wertz & Mike Leone

June 22, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…With summer officially here, summer-like conditions were finally present with sunny and hot weather  on Saturday night at Sharon Speedway.  It was Joy Global Night as a season-high 109 race cars filled the pit area for the 12th straight night of racing action!

Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane […]

6 divisions of racing excitement slated for Saturday before Tuesday’s Ohio Sprint Speedweek

By Mike Leone

June 19, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…With summer in full force, it’s been a busy stretch for Sharon Speedway with a pair of events last week now two more slated within the next week.  “Steel Valley Thunder” racing will resume this Saturday, June 22 followed by Ohio Speedweek for the All Star Sprints on Tuesday, June 25.

Sharon has completed 11 straight […]

All Star Sprints coming to Sharon for Ohio Speedweek June 25; 1st of 4 Sprint races of 2013 on Tuesday

By Mike Leone

June 18, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…The “410” Sprint Cars will be making their first of four appearances of the 2013 season at Sharon Speedway coming up Tuesday, June 25 when the All Star Circuit of Champions come to town for the 31st annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek.  The HTMA/Precise Racing Products Econo Mods and Deforest Used Parts Mini Stocks will also […]

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