It has been some time since Jack Hewitt felt the hot pressure of his competitors at Eldora Speedway. But Hewitt might find things a bit “heated” as he takes front and center for the “Dew It To Hewitt” Roast at the Eldora Ballroom on Thursday evening, Sept. 23. […]
Based upon the popularity and success of last year’s debut, Eldora Speedway officials have announced that during the Saturday (May 8) leg of the Outlaw Thunder by Goodyear, they will open the pit area to general admission ticket holders for a pre-race ‘pit party’. […]
Whenever the travelling World of Outlaw (WoO) Sprint series stops at Eldora Speedway, there has never been any shortage of anticipation and their Outlaw Thunder by Goodyear 2010 Midwestern debut May 7 and 8 is expected to be no different. […]
Just as the track crews were putting the finishing touches on the clay one-half mile clay oval in preparation for Saturday’s race meet, another band of showers invaded the area. With the forecast for heavy rains and thunderstorms invading the area during the early evening hours, race officials canceled the event to avoid travel costs for the competitors and fans. […]
Eldora Speedway officials have set their previously announced pre-season open practice session on the one-half mile clay oval for Thursday evening (April 15) from 6:00 – 8:00 PM, with the pit gate opening at 5:00 PM.
Jan Dunlap also has photos from the first race of the season at Eldora Speedway.
The only thing that happened at Eldora was hot laps, but Mike Campbell has photos…
Friday night’s USAC National Sprint Car Series event at Eldora Speedway was canceled due to unsafe racing conditions. Officials worked on the track well past 10:00 trying to get surface into suitable racing condition, but were unable to do so. […]
Thursday evening’s onslaught of winter like weather and sub-freezing temperatures have severely hampered track preparation activities and has prompted Eldora Speedway officials to cancel Saturday’s planned tune and test session. […]
If you like sprint cars backin’em in at the flag stand with the front tires hiked in the air, or the excitement of wheel-to-wheel racing, then a new, special eight-race series for the traditional sprint cars will get your blood pumping in 2010. […]
When Eldora Speedway kicks into action over Easter Weekend (April 2 & 3) with the Coca Cola Spring Classic, it only seems fitting that the non-winged Sprint Cars of the United States Auto Club (USAC) will be the feature attraction. Honoring the memories of legendary Jud Larson and Don Branson, the 2010 lid lifter will mark the 49th consecutive season of USAC Sprint racing at Eldora.
One of the more popular questions asked of the Eldora Speedway office staff over the years has been “how can I sing the National Anthem at Eldora”. As a result, the staff has announced the following plan. […]