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New Sprint Car Tour to Debut in 2022

ANDERSON, Ind. (November 1, 2021) – Officials from Anderson Speedway announced a partnership with veteran sprint car promoter Tom Hartsell to launch the 500...

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Brad Hayes Racing to Purchase the United States Speed Association LLC and the Mel...

Brad Hayes Racing to Purchase the United States Speed Association LLC and the Mel Kenyon Midget Series (Lebanon, IN) Officials of the United States Speed Association, LLC and Brad...

Randy Hoppes Wins Ebay Motors Triathlon

ANDERSON – In the Hart's Auto Ford Division, veteran racer Randy Hoppes used his experience to claim the inaugural Triathlon crown. Hoppes of Markleville, Indiana driver finished 2nd...

Ford Division To Compete in Unique Race Format

The biggest event of the year for the Hart's Auto Center Ford Division is actually three races in one. As many as 50 Ford Crown Victoria's are expected to be compete in the eBay Motors Triathlon on Thompson Insurance, Community Hospital of Anderson and Peterman Brothers night at Anderson Speedway.

Anderson Speedway Suffers Another Loss

The team at Anderson Speedway is deeply saddened by the loss of Sue Dawson, Mother of Track Owner Rick Dawson. Sue passed away on Sunday, October 3. Sue has helped at the track behind...

Tony Elliott Classic Postponed until Oct. 16

6th Annual Tony Elliott Classic with Paint the Night Pink has been postponed until October 16. More details will follow.

Elliott Classic Highlights Paint the Night Pink

Anderson Speedway has been a driving force behind the rebirth of non-wing pavement sprint car racing in Indiana and that tradition continues Saturday with the 6th running of the Tony Elliott Classic. The...

Facts and Stats about 125 Lap Sprint Car Races at Anderson Speedway

At the start of the 2018 season, Anderson Speedway came up with the concept of 125 lap sprint races for non-wing pavement sprint cars. For many years, teams would only have one or two races...

Taylor Prevails in Heated Kenyon Midget Feature

Dameron Taylor recorded his first Kenyon Midget feature win in almost two years surviving a heated battle on Saturday Night Racing presented by Byrider, Mentor Insurance and Peterman Brothers.

Anderson Speedway Suffers Another Great Loss

Action Entertainment and the staff of Anderson Speedway were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of long time racer, employee and icon of Anderson Speedway "Fast" Freddie Jones on Friday, September 17, 2021. Freddie was a racer for around 25 years of his career at the track before becoming an official. His love for racing made him a fixture on Saturday nights as Chief Steward. Getting the cars in proper alignment on the track sometimes proved to be a challenge. If the drivers didn't respond to Freddie's directions, Freddie would get their undivided attention with some of his colorful antics, much to the delight of the large crowds! Freddie later on became the "man on the gate", guarding the pit gate entrance. Go past Freddie without a pit pass...not on your life!  Fred Jones was a gentle, loving, kind man with a big smile for everyone and a gentle laugh. We will definitely miss Fast Freddie! His love for racing rubbed off on his family as his daughter Sandy has been the Anderson scorer over four decades sometimes assisted by his granddaughters.  Our sympathy is extended to the entire Jones family. Farewell Friend.

Denny Adams
Voice of Anderson Speedway

Visitation will be Thursday, September 23 from 11am until 1pm with funeral to follow at Garden View Funeral Home at 10501 N State Roand 3 Indiana 3, Muncie, IN 47303

Three Touring Series Top Racing Program

The CRA Sportsman Late Models and Street Stocks will be making their final appearance at Anderson Speedway in a pair of 75-lap features. The two touring Champion Racing Association series will be joined by the Day Transportation Mel Kenyon Midgets on Byrider, Mentor Insurance and Peterman Brothers night.

Vore’s Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman Byrider 75 Saturday at Anderson Speedway

Salem, IN (September 15, 2021) – The Vore’s Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman Powered by JEGS will continue their 2021 season with the running of the Byrider 75 this Saturday at Anderson...

Anderson Speedway Suffers Great Loss

Anderson Speedway officials are heartbroken to learn of the passing of our great friend and longtime concessionaire, Chuck Huffman. Chuck along with his family served the Anderson Speedway racing community for over 50 years in our concession stands. Fans enjoyed their breaded tenderloins, flat tires, lemon shake ups and many other items, but what they enjoyed the most was the kindness and smiles shared by the Huffman Family, especially Chuck. We will miss seeing our friend sitting in turn two on race nights and send our condolences to his family. Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service with Rev. Gary McCaslin of Aletheia Fellowship officiating. Graveside rites and burial will follow the service in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, September 21, 2021 from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. We think Chuck’s son Brad said it best. “The void is huge” but we will cherish the memories we have of our friend and his memory will live on forever in our hearts.

Figure-8 Action Delights Speedway Fans

There was plenty of rubbing and racing during Carter Express Night of Thrills on Labor Day. The action in the Figure-8 course started with the first feature of the night and ended with a melee during the Prairie Farms Trailer Race.

Carter Express Night of Thrills Postponed Until Monday

Anderson, IN …  Forecasted rain after 2pm has prompted Anderson Speedway officials to postpone The Carter Express Night of Thrills presented by Intersect – Breathe Easy Madison County. Nearly every weather resource available is predicting poor weather conditions Saturday afternoon and evening.

The Carter Express Night of Thrills presented by Intersect – Breathe Easy Madison County has been rescheduled for Monday, September 6 with the same schedule of Marcum’s Welding Front Wheel Drive Corkscrew Figure 8, Hart’s Auto Center Ford Division Figure 8, Roll Over Contest, School Bus Figure 8 and Prairie Farms Trailer Race Figure 8 plus Fireworks.  Gates will open at 4:30pm with Racing beginning at 7pm.  Adult admission is $15, Kids 6-12 $5 and 5 and under FREE!

The ticket office will be open for advance ticket purchase until 4pm Saturday, closed Sunday and after 9:30am on Monday.

More information visit  www.andersonspeedway.com or follow us on Facebook and twitter.

Kirby Caps Storybook Season with ThunderCar Title

Springport driver Jimmy Kirby capped off an incredible season with his 8th feature win in the ThunderCar Division. Kirby set fast time at all nine events and aside for a racing incident in a heat race early in 2021 won a total of eight feature races.

McKinney Finally Gets Oval Championship

Veteran driver Elliott McKinney has watched championships elude him in the past, but was determined that would not be the case in 2021. McKinney closed out the Marcum's Welding Front Wheel Drive season with two consecutive feature wins to add the oval title to the Figure-8 championship several years ago.

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