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Sharon forced to cancel Saturday’s “410” Sprint show due to impending storms; “410” Sprints added to September 10 show

Sharon forced to cancel Saturday’s “410” Sprint show due to impending storms; “410” Sprints added to September 10 show

By Mike Leone

August 13, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…After completing 10 straight race events this summer, luck has run out on Sharon Speedway as the wet weather from the spring has returned forcing the second cancellation in the past three weeks on Saturday night and marked the sixth of the 2016 season.  With forecasts calling for 80-100% likelihood of heavy rain and thunderstorms […]

“410” Sprint Cars featured Saturday at Sharon; General admission just $10

“410” Sprint Cars featured Saturday at Sharon; General admission just $10

“410” SPRINT CARS FEATURED SATURDAY AT SHARON; GENERAL ADMISSION JUST $10

By Mike Leone

August 9, 2016            

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway will welcome back the “410” Sprint Cars this Saturday night (August 13) as the 87th anniversary season rolls on. The Winged Sprint Cars will be joined on Lincoln Electric/Quail Hollow Night by the Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, HTMA/Precise […]

King Jr pads point lead with 2nd Big-Block Mod win; 1st win for McKinney in over 2 yrs in Mods; Wolbert repeats in RUSH Mods; Career 1st win for Billyk in Stocks; Haefke & Walker keep on winning in Econos & Minis

King Jr pads point lead with 2nd Big-Block Mod win; 1st win for McKinney in over 2 yrs in Mods; Wolbert repeats in RUSH Mods; Career 1st win for Billyk in Stocks; Haefke & Walker keep on winning in Econos & Minis

By Mike Leone

August 6, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…After losing Fan Appreciation Night for the second time this season last week at Sharon Speedway, fair weather returned on Saturday allowing for the 11th event in the past 12 to be completed. The following drivers celebrated in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane for the “Bill Kirila Memorial” on Thompson Fabricating Night: […]

Sharon looks to resume “Steel Valley Thunder” racing Saturday for the “Bill Kirila Memorial”

Sharon looks to resume “Steel Valley Thunder” racing Saturday for the “Bill Kirila Memorial”

By Mike Leone

August 2, 2016                     

(Hartford, OH)…After a run of 10 consecutive race events being completed, Mother Nature reared her ugly head last Saturday at Sharon Speedway raining out the “Fan Appreciation Night” unfortunately for the second time this season.  Sharon will look to resume racing this Saturday night (August 6) as Thompson Fabricating presents the annual “Bill Kirila Memorial” with […]

Sharon’s Fan Appreciation Night rained out Saturday; 1st rain out since prior scheduled Fan Appreciation on May 21

Sharon’s Fan Appreciation Night rained out Saturday; 1st rain out since prior scheduled Fan Appreciation on May 21

By Mike Leone

July 30, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…After completing 10 straight race events, luck ran out on Sharon Speedway on Saturday as the FREE Fan Appreciation & Autograph Night were cancelled due to inclement weather. It marked the first rain out since May 21 when ironically the original FREE Fan Appreciation & Autograph Night was scheduled. Due to the lateness of the […]

FREE Fan Appreciation & Autograph Night Saturday; Full night of “Steel Valley Thunder” Racing

FREE Fan Appreciation & Autograph Night Saturday; Full night of “Steel Valley Thunder” Racing

By Mike Leone

July 27, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hopes the string of dry weather continues this Saturday (July 30) as the annual FREE Fan Appreciation & Autograph Night will take place.  Warren Diesel Performance Night will present a full night of “Steel Valley Thunder” racing featuring the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Lyden/Red Line […]

Murdick ends 3-yr winless drought in Big-Block Mods at Sharon; Davis’ 3rd Stock win is worth $1000; 2nd for Stiffler in Mods; Schaffer becomes 8th different RUSH Mod winner in 9 races; 4th wins for Haefke & Campbell in Econos & Minis

Murdick ends 3-yr winless drought in Big-Block Mods at Sharon; Davis’ 3rd Stock win is worth $1000; 2nd for Stiffler in Mods; Schaffer becomes 8th different RUSH Mod winner in 9 races; 4th wins for Haefke & Campbell in Econos & Minis

By Mike Leone

July 23, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…After a rainy and wet spring, Sharon Speedway has been blessed with dry weather since the end of May, and on a hot and sultry Saturday night, Sharon was able to complete the 10th straight racing program during the 87th anniversary season. The following drivers celebrated in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane […]

Jimmy Phelps wins the return of Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series Thursday at Sharon; David Stremme invades & wins Renegade Mods in their 1st visit

Jimmy Phelps wins the return of Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series Thursday at Sharon; David Stremme invades & wins Renegade Mods in their 1st visit

By Mike Leone

July 21, 2016               

(Hartford, OH)…On a hot and sultry Thursday evening, Sharon Speedway was able to complete the ninth straight night of racing kicking off a three-event weekend.  The Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series returned for the first time since their only two appearances in consecutive seasons back in 1982 and 1983 on the old half-mile as Jimmy Phelps […]

3 nights of action this week; Thursday Super DIRTcar Big-Block Mods & Renegade E-Mods; Friday FREE concert for “Summer Jam & BBQ Series”; Saturday “Steel Valley Thunder” racing

3 nights of action this week; Thursday Super DIRTcar Big-Block Mods & Renegade E-Mods; Friday FREE concert for “Summer Jam & BBQ Series”; Saturday “Steel Valley Thunder” racing

By Mike Leone

July 18, 2016               

(Hartford, OH)…After a weekend off, Sharon Speedway will get right back at with three big events planned for later this week (July 21-23).  The Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds invade Sharon on Thursday night along with the Renegade (E) Modified Series.  Fans can enjoy a FREE concert on Friday night by “Southern Rock Superstars” as part of […]

Former track regular Danny Holtgraver wins $10,000 in All Star Sprints; Jim Rasey ends 5-year winless drought in Big-Block Mods & becomes 1st repeat “Lou Blaney Memorial” winner after 8 years

Former track regular Danny Holtgraver wins $10,000 in All Star Sprints; Jim Rasey ends 5-year winless drought in Big-Block Mods & becomes 1st repeat “Lou Blaney Memorial” winner after 8 years

By Mike Leone

July 9, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hosted the eighth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial” presented by Ollie’s Bargain Outlet on Saturday night as Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars made their second and final appearance of the season and were joined by The Mod Tour for the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Big-Block Modifieds.  A […]

“Lou Blaney Memorial” to feature All Star Sprints again with $10,000 on the line Saturday; The Mod Tour & several activities to benefit Alzheimer’s Assoc on tap

“Lou Blaney Memorial” to feature All Star Sprints again with $10,000 on the line Saturday; The Mod Tour & several activities to benefit Alzheimer’s Assoc on tap

By Mike Leone

July 6, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…One of the region’s most anticipated events is mere days away as Sharon Speedway is set to host the eighth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial” presented by Ollie’s Bargain Outlet this Saturday night (July 9) featuring Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars and The Mod Tour for the Hovis Auto & […]

July 9 “Lou Blaney Memorial” Info & Times

July 9 “Lou Blaney Memorial” Info & Times

Information & times for Saturday’s Lou Blaney Memorial presented by Ollie’s Bargain Outlet featuring the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars & The Mod Tour for big blocks:

West side gate and Will Call opens at 1 PM
Registration for the Corn Hole tournament is around 1:15 PM with the tournament to begin at 2 PM. Cost is $30 per team if […]

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The races for May 26 were rained out during the heat races.