Little 500 – Fast Facts

Here is what you need to know for 73rd Annual Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW. ...

Field set for 73rd Pay Less Little 500; Gordon and Pierce...

Nine-time Pay Less Little 500 champion Eric Gordon bumped his way into the starting field with the fastest laps during The Tin Plate Fine Food and Spirits Bump Day qualifying. Three-time race and pole winner Kody Swanson will lead the 33-car field to the start. He is joined on the front row by Tyler Roahrig and Caleb Armstrong. Gordon’s time on Thursday was disallowed for a tire infraction, but was the first driver to make the field Friday on Tin Plate Bump Day at Anderson Speedway. Gordon toured the high-banked quarter mile for four-laps at a time of 46.428-seconds and will start 22nd in the field.

Front Row for the 73rd Annual Payless Little 500 presented by...

A big crowd saw Kody Swanson win his third consecutive pole on CB Fabricating Pole Day for the 73rd Annual Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW. The Kingsburg, California native had a total four lap time of 44.497 seconds, an average of 11.124 seconds a lap. Joining Swanson on the front row is Tyler Roahrig, who sat in the middle of the front row in last years event. Also joining the front row, two time Little 500 pole winner, Caleb Armstrong. Round 2 qualifications will take place tomorrow from 1:30pm until 3:30pm during The Tin Plate Fine Food and Spirits Bump Day. There will be a practice session starting at 11:30am. Friday events are free to the public. There are still plenty of tickets available for Saturday's 73rd Annual Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW. Stop by the main ticket office from 10am until 4pm or call 765-642-0206 ext 121. Click the story title for the top 15 qualifying results.

Three-time Little 500 Winner, Kody Swanson, Tops Wednesday Practice

Wednesday practice started late due to morning showers, but proved to be exciting for the Swanson brothers as they sit among the top three from today's practice. Kody Swanson was the fastest of the 36 entrants with a quick lap of 11.165 seconds. 2020 podium finisher, Tyler Roahrig was second quick just .048 seconds behind Kody Swanson. Debuting for Nolen Racing Inc. was Tanner Swanson in third. Veteran Shane Hollingsworth timed in fourth with defending Little 500 champion Bobby Santos III rounding out the top five. On Thursday, May 27 practice starts at 11:30am until 1:15pm and then CB Fabricating Pole Day from 1:30pm until 3:30pm. Practice and qualifying are free to the public. There are still plenty of tickets available for Saturday's race. They can be purchased at the main ticket office from 10am until 4pm or by calling 765-642-0206 ext 121. Click the story title for complete results.

Little 500 Practice Day Information

DATE: Wednesday, May 26, 2021 SERIES: Non-Wing Pavement Sprint Cars

Armstrong Looking to Make 3rd Start in the past 14 Years

By David Sink May 25, 2021 – New Castle, Indiana’s Dakoda Armstrong made his Pay Less Little 500 presented by...

MONG TO FLAG 12th LITTLE 500 IN 2021

May 24, 2021 – Gary Mong is a familiar face to many visitors of Anderson Speedway for the Pay Less Little 500...

Madison County Health Department to offer Covid-19 Vaccines at Anderson Speedway

The Madison County Health Department received its mobile health unit to be utilized for public health programming last Thursday, May 20.

Armstrong Dominates in Spring Fling 125 Victory

New Castle driver Dalton Armstrong was excited to finally get the “monkey” off his back by dominating the Spring Fling 125. Thanks to a six-car inversion to start the Spring Fling 125 presented by Mitch Smith Automotive and Perfecto at Anderson Speedway for the Champion Racing Association Super Series, Armstrong jumped into the lead with Kyle Crump trying to make the pass on the high side for the first five laps.

Coughlin Looks to Three-peat in Spring Fling 125 presented by Mitch...

Veteran driver Cody Coughlin will be looking for a three-peat in super late model wins in the tune-up for the Redbud 400. The Ohio driver won two 125-lap races in 2020 for the Champion Racing Association’s Super Series after a heated battle with Jack Dossey III last year in the second appearance of the series. The Spring Fling 125 presented by Mitch Smith Auto and Perfecto will include action for the Hart’s Auto Center Ford Division where Shane Isgrigg is coming off two consecutive wins and the Legends.