Williams Grove Speedway

Starting in 1939, Williams Grove Speedway has been one of the top sprint car tracks in the country.  The speedway is a mile banked smooth clay oval with speeds reaching in excess of 100 mph.  The 2017 racing season runs from March 12th to October 7th.  Our largest show, the World of Outlaws National Open pays over $225,000 in prize money.  Season admission prices range from $15 to $45, discounted youth (Ages 13-20) $10-$20 and Kids 12 and under are always FREE.  Special sanctioned races include the World of Outlaws Sprint Cars, United States Auto Club, All-Star Circuit of Champions, United Racing Club and the American Racing Drivers Club among others.  Other racing divisions throughout the season include, 358 sprint cars, super sportsman and limited late models.  We strive to be a family oriented facility by hosting School’s Out Night, the Math Fact Challenge and supporting many local and national charities.

Upcoming Events & results






June 30 @ 8:00 PM

 410 Sprints PA Speedweek
Hoosier Diamond Series/358 Sprints

GA $17 Y $10



Kody Swanson didn’t lead the most laps in the Horn-Schindler Memorial for the USAC Silver Crown cars Friday night at Williams Grove Speedway, but he led when it counted the most.   >> read more

June 16, 2017 

Feature Finishes

USAC Silver Crown Horn-Schindler Memorial (100 laps): 1. Kody Swanson. 2. Damion Gardner. 3. Jerry Coons Jr. 4. Chris Windom. 5. Brady Bacon. 6. Joe Liguori. 7. Patrick Bruns. 8. Austin Nemire. 9. Justin Grant. 10. Shane Cockrum. 11. Mark Smith. 12. CJ Leary. 13. Steve Buckwalter. 14. Dave Darland. 15. Dakota Jackson. 16. Davie Bryne. 17 Hunter Schuerenberg. 18. Dave Berkheimer. 19. Johnny Petrozelle. 20. Tyler Courtney. 21. Joss Moffatt. 
USAC/ARDC Midget Feature (20 laps): 1. Brady Bacon. 2. Tanner Carrick. 3. Tanner Thorson. 4. Spencer Bayston. 5. Ryan Robinson. 6. Holly Shelton. 7. Ryan Greth. 8. PJ Garguilo. 9. Shawn Jackson. 10. Kenny Miller. 11. Andrew Layser. 12. Jason Rice. 13. Steve Craig. 14. Alex Bright. 15. Jay Hartman. 16. Josh Heckman. 17. John Heydenreich. 18. Adam Pierson. 19. Rohan Beasley. 20. Steve Buckwalter. 21. Thomas Meseraull. 


Kevin Thomas Jr. took the lead back from Chris Windom and then took his inside line away over the second half of the USAC Sprint Car Feature Thursday night at Williams Grove Speedway.  >> read more

June 15, 2017 

Feature Finishes


Sprint Car Feature (30 laps): 1. Kevin Thomas Jr. 2. Chase Stockon. 3. Chris Windom. 4. Justin Grant. 5. Brady Bacon. 6. Shane Golobic. 7. Thomas Meseraull. 8. Jarett Andretti. 9. Jerry Coons Jr. 10. Carmen Perigo Jr. 11. Aaron Farney. 12. Kyle Moody. 13. Danny Dietrich. 14. Isaac Chapple. 15. Chad Boespflug. 16. Joey Biasi. 17. Tyler Courtney. 18. Mark Smith. 19. Dave Darland. 20. CJ Leary. 21. Stevie Suzzex. 22. Trevor Kobylarz. 23. Robert Ballou. 24. Kyle Robbins.

Midget Feature (20 laps): 1. Spencer Bayston; 2. Brady Bacon; 3. Ryan Robinson; 4. Tanner Thorson; 5. Tanner Carrick; 6. Ryan Greth; 7. Holly Shelton; 8. Thomas Meseraull; 9. Tommy Kunsman; 10. Alex Bright; 11. Adam Pierson; 12. Steve Buckwalter; 13. Shawn Jackson; 14. Kenny Miller; 15. Josh Heckman; 16. Steve Craig; 17. Trevor Kobylarz; 18. Jason Rice; 19. Rob Marhefka; 20. PJ Garguilo; 21. Andrew Layser; 22. Rohan Beasley.


Latest News


Williams Grove Speedway Kicks Off 27th PA Speedweek Series June 30

Event is one of two at track during 2017 series, 358 sprints also in action

K1 RaceGear 358 Summer Series event rescheduled for July 14

Williams Grove Speedway will kickoff the 27th annual Pennsylvania Speedweek Series for 410 sprint cars coming up on Friday, June 30 at 8 pm. The Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprints will compete in time trials, heats and a 25-lap speedweek feature paying $5,000 to win before the series swings back to Williams Grove one week later, on July 7 for the annual Mitch Smith Memorial. >> read more













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2017 Rule Updates


410 & 358 sprint car rule updates

Part #38-230 105/18.0-15 W18 Tire allowed

Carbon Fiber: No carbon fiber parts, excluding torque tubes and brake rotors, will be allowed in the suspension (includes radius rods), steering components, or drive line.


Wheel covers: it is highly recommended that wheel covers have a minimum of 5 mounting points. However, both 5 and 3 mounting point wheel covers will be allowed for competition under the following conditions: Beginning with the 2017 racing season wheel covers having a minimum of 5 attachment points may continue to use dzus fasteners. Said dzus fasteners must be made of steel or titanium only. Wheel covers having only 3 attachment points must be bolted-on at all 3 points utilizing a minimum 5/16”, flanged steel or titanium bolt and an approved fastening (nut assembly) system. Must comply before May 18th 2017(All Stars will mandate on their April 28th event)Updated 4/11/17

Approved fastening (nut assembly) systems: Keyser Manufacturing, part #100 7-101.

Optional fastening systems that are equal or superior to the above approved system will be readily approved at the sole discretion of WGS Technical Officials.

Highly Suggested Safety Equipment

Head and Neck Restraints (World of Outlaws will mandate this by May 10, 2017)

At all times during an event, including practice, qualifying and competition (excluding starting the car for engine warm-up) drivers should wear an SFI-approved head and neck restraint device/system that is properly mounted and connected per the manufacturer’s instructions.

The device should meet SFI 38.1 specifications and display a valid SFI 38.1 label.

The head and neck restraint must be SFI 38.1 approved and display a legible and valid SFI 38.1 label.

Arm restraints are recommended and must be connected and used as instructed by the manufacturer.


Reminder: Approved fuel bladders are required and must have a solid cover over the bladder.  Bladderless fuel cells are not permitted.  Fuel tanks cannot be altered or modified and must be one-piece construction of cross-link polyethylene plastic. No carbon fiber fuel tanks.  


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


Track Notes

Attention ALL race teams!
Please download the 2017 W-9 Form and fill it out prior to the season to avoid lines. 
It can be mailed to the speedway office (address below) or emailed to williamsgrove@verizon.net    

Click here to view the 2016 season results

To All Patrons: No Smoking or E-cigarettes in grand stands & within 15 ft of concession stands


Parking Lot Policy:
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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
October 14, 2016
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