Williams Grove Speedway

Williams Grove Speedway, home of American Sprint car racing since 1939, is a 1/2 mile banked clay oval track that hosts the best 410 Sprint car racing in the country. Come experience the outdoor excitement of speed and competition as the drivers race for the Winners Circle. Racing weekends March through October with prices ranging from $6-$35, Discounted youth (13-20, $10-$15), and kids 12 & under FREE. Special sanctioned races include World of Outlaws (nationally known champions), All Stars, URC Sprints and ARDC Midget cars. Other race car divisions are 358 Sprints, Super Sportsman, Limited Late Models, and Street Stocks. We have two Kids Nites a year that include bounce rides, free games, and kids bike races with prizes plus 12 nights of fabulous Fireworks. See you at the track.

Upcoming Events & results




July 31 @ 7:30 PM
410 Sprints &
URC 360/358 Sprint Car Nationals
 EMMR Photo Shoot
GA $16 Y $10

August 1 @ 7:00 PM
Sportsman/ 358 Late Models/ Street Stocks
GA $6





July 25, 2015 Feature Finishes:


Summer Nationals Sprint Car Feature (30 laps): 1. Stevie Smith. 2. Donny Schatz. 3. Aaron Ott. 4. Sammy Swindell. 5. Joey Saldana. 6. Brian Montieth. 7. Brent Marks. 8. Lucas Wolfe. 9. Greg Hodnett. 10. Paul McMahan. 11. Danny Dietrich. 12. Kerry Madsen. 13. Kraig Kinser. 14. Daryn Pittman. 15. Logan Schuchart. 16. Shane Stewart. 17. Brad Sweet. 18. Jason Sides. 19. Lance Dewease. 20. Doug Esh. 21. Rodney Westhafer. 22. Jason Johnson. 23. Brock Zearfoss. 24. Jacob Allen. 25. Kyle Reinhardt. 26. J.J. Grasso. 27. Steve Buckwalter. 28. Pat Cannon.


Did Not Qualify: David Murcott, Darren Mollenoyux, Nicole Bower, Wayne Dadetto, Troy Fraker, Tim Glatfelter, David Gravel, Jim Siegel, Cory Haas, Hunter Mackison, Alan Krimes.



The Black Bandit rode again Saturday night at Williams Grove Speedway.  Driving a sprinter with a retro No. 19 paint scheme, Stevie Smith took the lead from Aaron Ott on lap eight and survived two late-race restarts to score the $20,000 win in the World of Outlaws-sanctioned Summer Nationals. Smith’s win also earned him the Morgan Cup and a $5,000 bonus. >> read more 






July 24, 2015 Feature Finishes:


Sprint Car Feature (25 laps): 1. Danny Dietrich. 2. Donny Schatz. 3. Sammy Swindell. 4. Paul McMahan. 5. Joey Saldana. 6. Lucas Wolfe. 7. Stevie Smith. 8. Shane Stewart. 9. Lance Dewease. 10. Aaron Ott. 11. Daryn Pittman. 12. Brad Sweet. 13. Steve Buckwalter. 14. Jason Sides. 15. David Gravel. 16. Jason Johnson. 17. Doug Esh. 18. Logan Schuchart. 19. Pat Cannon. 20. Brian Montieth. 21. Kraig Kinser. 22. Brock Zearfoss. 23. Kerry Madsen. 24. Brent Marks. 25. Nicole Bower. 26. Jim Siegel. 27. Greg Hodnett. 28. Troy Fraker.


Did Not Qualify: Alan Krimes, Wayne Dadettto, Hunter Mackison, Cory Haas, Jacob Allen, Tim Glatfelter, J.J. Grasso, Rodney Westhafer, David Murcott, Darren Mollenoyux, Kyle Reinhardt.


Add Danny Dietrich’s name to the short list of drivers that have passed Donny Schatz to score a World of Outlaws sprint car win this season.  Dietrich, of Gettysburg, Pa., did just that Friday night as he drove by the Outlaws point leader and 20-time winner off turn four to complete lap 18 and would keep him behind on a green-white-checkered finish.  >> read more


Friday Night
General Admission and Pit gates
open at 5:30

Saturday Night
General Admission and Pit gates
open at 5:00


Latest News



Lelands.com URC 360/358 Sprint Nationals Hit Williams Grove Friday!

$20,000 purse for URC fills out July 31card along with 410 sprints

Williams Grove Speedway will be back in action with a full slate of sprint car racing this Friday, July 31 at 7:30 pm, including the Lelands.com URC Sprint 360/358 Sprint Car Nationals along with the Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprints. >> read more


Williams Grove Speedway Saturday Night Series Returns To Action This Weekend
After taking a week off the Williams Grove Speedway Saturday Night Series returns to action on August 1.  The forecast is for a rain-free Saturday evening of fun-filled racing action.
>> read more

Champion Racing Oil To Present 53rd Williams Grove National Open In October

Exciting three-day format to be announced at this week’s Summer Nationals!
Champion Racing Oil has signed on to present this year’s 53rd annual National Open for sprint cars at Williams Grove Speedway, sanctioned by the World of Outlaws on October 1, 2 and 3.
>> read more



Attn Super Sportsman Teams: 

SNS Protests Update click here  (7/17/15)

The wing rule will become effective on July 31, 2015 
click here for pdf
All teams must be compliant with this rule by that date.




Nouse Sign and Graphics 358 Summer Series Info








We are now on Race Monitor follow
along by downloading the app



Important Notice on Counterfeit Head and Neck Restraint >> click here



Friday Divisions

Hoosier R-15 will be allowed in 410 & 358 sprint car competition

Electronic bleeders will be allowed in 410 competition only

Saturday Divisions
New start time of 7 PM


Super Sportsman Tire Information Missing From Rulebook >> click here


Super Sportsman....

There will be no cam changes for super sportsman in 2015


Any Steel/SS Value with 11/32” min valve stem. Max 2.08” Intake and 1.625” Exhaust.   
No titanium except for valve spring retainers & locks.  
Roller rocker permitted.
Stock valve guide angle no relocating valve guides.  


Late Models....

No 3 or 4-way adjustable single shock absorbers allowed. No more than one
adjustment for extension and compression per shock. No electronic adjusting is permitted.
Any Steel/SS Value with 11/32” min valve stem. Max 2.08” Intake and 1.625” Exhaust.   
No titanium except for valve spring retainers & locks.  Roller rocker permitted.
Stock valve guide angle no relocating valve guides.  

Street Stocks....
Body Rule:  Bodies can be steel or aluminum, but must be identifiable by year make and model.
All lines and bends must match OEM bodies. Body must be in stock location and dimensions
must remain as factory-produced; widening and/or narrowing of body will not be permitted.

Shock Rule:  Only non-adjustable gas or oil-dampened aluminum or steel-bodied shock absorbers are permitted.  Shock absorbers that are externally adjustable or have remote reservoirs or Schrader valves are
expressly prohibited.
If stock spring pockets are rusted or damaged, they may be remanufactured
but must closely resemble stock and remain in original stock position. Shock mounts may be relocated.
Weight jacks permitted.

Any Steel/SS Valve with 11/32” min valve stem. Max 2.08” Intake and 1.625” Exhaust. 
Any factory production head (installed as an assembly line option) that originally used a 5/16” stem
diameter may keep that same diameter with the 2.08”/1.625” max head diameters listed. 
No titanium except for valve spring retainers & locks.  Roller rocker permitted. Stock valve guide
angle no relocating valve guides.

Track Notes

Attention ALL race teams!
Please go to the forms section on the website and download the W-9 form and have it filled out,
you can mail it to the office, email to the office at williamsgrove@verizon.net  or bring it to the track.

Congratulations to:
 Bruce Ellis and Don Kreitz Jr. for being inducted into the National Sprint Car Hall
of Fame and to Austin Hogue for being named North American 410 Rookie of the Year!

Click here to view the 2014 season results

To All Patrons: No Smoking in grand stands & within 15 ft of concession stands


Parking Lot Policy:
click on thumbnail to view larger image





A pre-1962 look at the covered grandstand at Williams Grove from Beer Hill

Ben's Pics  Click here to view more photos

The displayed photos were picked by museum staff member Ben Turner who has
spent many hours sorting and cataloging thousands of photos  in EMMR's collection.

EMMR photos are available for public viewing during museum hours.

The museum is currently open every Friday from 10 AM - 4 PM and will begin its
normal hours of 10 AM - 4 PM on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays on April 6.

This Week's Videos


Williams Grove Speedway
July 25, 2015
Video courtesy of DirtStation




National Open Format

point standings 
Driver Rosters  
rules & regulations


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