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After a long, cold winter Sharon is set to go with 2014 opener Saturday; “Steel Valley Thunder” to again feature 6 divisions

By Mike Leone

April 16, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Hartford, OH)…After one of the coldest and snowiest winters of all-time, all systems are a go for Saturday night’s 2014 season opener at Sharon Speedway. The 85th anniversary season will get underway at 7 p.m. on April 19 featuring Sharon’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program consisting of Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block […]

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

By Mike Leone

April 4, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(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 […]

Summit Racing Equipment to present nightly hard charger Modified, Stock Car & Econo Mod divisions in 2014

By Mike Leone

March 26, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Hartford, OH)…Summit Racing Equipment will be returning in 2014 as a divisional sponsor for the fourth consecutive season at Sharon Speedway. Summit presented the Econo Mod division in 2011 and moved over to the Modified division in 2012 and will continue presenting the division for the upcoming season. Summit has stepped up in […]

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

By Mike Leone

March 19, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(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. […]

Open Practice & “Springduro 150” Enduro up next at Sharon on April 5

OPEN PRACTICE & “SPRINGDURO 150” ENDURO UP NEXT AT SHARON ON APRIL 5
By Mike Leone

March 17, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Hartford, OH)…After the “Circle Track Showdown” Snowmobile, ATV, and Side-by-Side races were completed on January 25, Sharon Speedway is scheduled to resume the 85th anniversary season on Saturday afternoon, April 5 (weather permitting) with open practice followed by the “Springduro 150” […]

Hovis Auto & Truck Supply to present DIRTcar Big-Block Mods in 2014 & also nightly pit pass giveaways

By Mike Leone

February 12, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway is proud to announce Hovis Auto & Truck Supply will be the 2014 divisional sponsor of the DIRTcar Big-Block Modified division. Hovis has been a longtime sponsor of the speedway including victory lane and will now step-up and present the Speedway’s headlining division for the new year. Also, as part of the 85th […]

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 […]

“Circle Track Showdown set for Saturday featuring Snowmobiles, ATVs & Side-by-Sides

By Mike Leone

January 24, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…The 2014 season at Sharon Speedway will kick-off Saturday (January 25) with the third annual “Circle Track Showdown” featuring Snowmobile, ATV, and Side-by-Side competition. The event will begin at 11 a.m. and again be presented by JohnnyK’s Powersports of Niles, Ohio. All access admission is just $5!

“The status for the event […]

Important notes regarding the January 25 “Circle Track Showdown”

PLEASE NOTE: You must be 14 years of age or older to participate in the snowmobile, ATV or Side-by-Side races due to insurance regulations.

Also, there have been several questions on the ATV & Side-by-Sides. Competitors will be broke down by cc, utility, sport, 2 or 4-stroke, etc. We will do our best to make things equal based on […]

After losing out on 2013 DIRTcar Big-Block Mod Championship to Jim Weller, Rex King, Jr. defeats Weller to win $1010 “Drive to be a Champion” title

By Mike Leone

January 13, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…With the western Pa./eastern Ohio region down to just two weekly speedways running Big-Block Modifieds, Sharon Speedway has worked hard in recent years to preserve the longstanding division that has been part of the weekly program since going back to dirt in 1981. Sharon joined with Lernerville Speedway under the DIRTcar sanction in […]

“Circle Track Showdown” Saturday, January 25 featuring Snowmobile, ATV & Side-by-Side racing!

By Mike Leone

January 6, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…With the calendar change to 2014, Sharon Speedway is ready to kick off the new season on Saturday, January 25 with the “Circle Track Showdown” featuring Snowmobile, ATV, and Side-by-Side competition. The event will again be presented by JohnnyK’s Powersports of Niles, Ohio.

The inaugural event held in 2011 saw a packed grandstands of […]

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