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 2018 racing season runs from March 11th to October 5th.  Our largest show, the World of Outlaws National Open will pay $56,000 to the winner plus over $150,000 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, PASS and ASCS 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





May 25 @ 7:30 PM

Walt Dyer Tribute Race 410 Sprint Cars
Hoosier Diamond Series/
EMMR Photo Shoot &

GA $18 Y $10




Dewease Rockets To 89th Career Win In Williams Grove Sprints
Rains halt 358 sprints

Lance Dewease of Fayetteville rocketed to his 89th career Williams Grove Speedway sprint car win on Friday night, worth $4,000 in what was a tune up for the regulars as they prepare for next week’s invasion by the World of Outlaws. >> read more

Feature Finishes

410 sprints:
1. Lance Dewease, 2. Danny Dietrich, 3. Lucas Wolfe, 4. Steve Buckwalter, 5. James McFadden, 6. TJ Stutts, 7. Anthony Macri, 8. Brandon Rahmer, 9. Greg Hodnett, 10. Alan Krimes, 11. Freddie Rahmer, 12. Cory Haas, 13. Brian Montieth, 14. Aaron Ott, 15. Robbie Kendall, 16. Landon Myers, 17. Troy Fraker, 18. Chris Priar, 19. Brock Zearfoss, 20. Rick Lafferty, 21. Chad Trout, 22. Ryan Smith, 23. Rodney Westhafer, 24. TJ Dehaven

358 sprints: To Be Completed

Latest News


Williams Grove To Honor Famed No. 461 Car Owner With Walt Dyer Tribute Friday
Dyer Tribute Race honors owner’s legacy & offers $4,610 to win!
Williams Grove Speedway will celebrate the Memorial Day holiday by paying tribute to one of the most prolific car owners the track and the region has ever seen, coming up this Friday night, May 25 at 7:30 pm when it presents the Walt Dyer Tribute Race for the Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprint cars.  >> read more


Williams Grove Dyer Tribute Night Brings Together Host Of No. 461 Drivers Friday
Meet and greet, live Beer Hill Gang TV broadcast slated
As part of this Friday’s Walt Dyer Tribute Race at Williams Grove Speedway honoring the former prolific car owner, the track will bring together several of Dyer’s drivers who campaigned his iconic No. 461 sprint car over the years. >> read more




Williams Grove Speedway To Host Tri-Track Late Model Challenge Series Finale

June 8 super late model series program to crown Tri-Track Series champion

In the absence of an overall Late Model Speedweek Series in 2018, Williams Grove Speedway will take part in the three-race Tri-Track Late Model Challenge Series presented by KRS Graphics, on Friday, June 8, 2018.  >> read more











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2018 Rule Book....Click here    (updated 3/29/18)




2018 Rule Updates




410 & 358 sprint car rule updates


Radius Rods
All radius rods shall be constructed as a solid piece of round tubing with provision for a rod end on each end. Radius rods must be attached to the chassis and axle attachment points with said rod ends and no other devices between rod ends and attachment points will be allowed April 27, 2018. Devices that are designed to change the length of a radius rod in any way while the car is moving will not be allowed. Items such as but not limited to springs, air chambers and/or shock absorbers will not be allowed in any form on radius rods.


Driver Compartment Tubing Support....click here

The only chassis adjustable devices....click here  3/29/18

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


Track Notes

Attention ALL race teams!
Please download the 2018 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 2017 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.



Williams Grove Speedway
May 4, 2018
Video courtesy of DirtStation










Official Sponsor of the 2017 National Open and Summer Nationals


Official Sponsor  2018
World of Outlaws Morgan Cup