Anderson Speedway Kicks off 70th Season

After Mother Nature delayed opening night by a week, the 70th year of racing action at Anderson Speedway kicks off this Saturday with Late Models highlighting the racing card.

Wayne Alspaugh, 1958 Little 500 Champion Dies

Wayne Alspaugh the only Madison County competitor to win the prestigious Pay Less Little 500 passed away last Saturday at the age of 90.

Scott Neal Racing Teams Up with Aaron Pierce

Scott Neal Racing has announced that they will be teaming up with accomplished Sprint Car driver, Aaron Pierce, for the Late Model opener on Saturday, April 1 at Anderson Speedway.

Anderson Speedway Loses Little 500 Legend

Anderson Speedway management and staff was devastated to learn veteran race car driver David Steele died Saturday night as a result of injuries sustained in an accident at Desoto Speedway near Bradenton, Florida.

Anderson Speedway Officials Cancel Opening Night

Anderson Speedway officials have canceled Opening Night scheduled for Saturday, March 25 due to the forecast of rain all night long. Anderson Speedway’s 70th Season will open on Saturday, April 1 with Late Models, Marcums Welding Front Wheel Drives, Thunder Roadsters and Hart’s Auto Figure 8.

Tom Bigelow Named Grand Marshal for 69th Running of Pay Less Little 500

For many years stars from Hollywood would travel to Anderson Speedway to be the grand marshal for the annual Little 500. Clint Walker, Vince Edwards, Dinah Shore and other Hollywood celebrities would be on hand for the Little 500, but there was never someone involved directly involved in racing. That will change this coming May.

Open Practice Moved To Sunday, March 19

Anderson Speedway Officials have moved the open practice schedule for Saturday, March 18 to Sunday, March 19 due to the forecast of frigid temperatures. On Sunday pit gates will open at 1pm with practice from 2 until 5 pm. All pit passes for open practice are $17.

Three to Little 500 Hall of Fame in 2017

A former Little 500 driver, former car owner, and current official are slated for induction into the Little 500 Hall of Fame on Saturday, May 27, part of Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW-GM Week. The Class of 2017 will be formally inducted at a luncheon at Anderson Speedway the afternoon of the Little 500.

Tony Stewart Officially Enters Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW-GM

“Smoke” is coming to Anderson Speedway to compete in the 69th running of the Pay Less Little 500.

101st Running Indy 500 State Wide Engagement Tour

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Midwest Engagement Tour will visit Anderson, Indiana on Monday, March 13, previewing the historic 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. Fans will receive a special chance to interact with IMS historian Donald Davidson, believed to be the only full-time historian employed at any race track in the world.

March 11 Open Practice Canceled

Due to the forecast of below freezing temperatures and the chance of snow, Anderson Speedway Officials have decided to cancel open practice for Saturday, March 11. The next open practice is schedule for Saturday, March 18 from 1 pm until 4 pm.

Attention Outlaw Figure 8 Drivers

The Outlaw Figure 8’s will kick off opening night on March 25. Click the story title for more information.

Defending Champion, Kody Swanson Enters Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW-GM

The entry list for the 69th Annual Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW-GM continues to grow. A total of 15 teams have now submitted entries for the May 27 race which now includes defending champion Kody Swanson.

Four More Teams Enter Pay Less Little 500 Presented By UAW-GM

Four more entries have made their way into the Anderson Speedway office for the 69th Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW-GM.

City of Anderson Little 500 Festival Now Accepting Queen Applications

The City of Anderson Little 500 Festival is now accepting applications for the 2017 Little 500 Festival Queen. (Click the Title for More Information)

Bloom and Neuenschwander First To Enter 69th Annual Pay Less Little 500 Presented by...

The first two official entries have been received for the 69th Annual Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW-GM set for Saturday, May 27 at Anderson Speedway.




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