Williams Grove Speedway

Williams Grove Speedway, home of American Sprint car racing since 1939, is a 1/2 mile banked clay oval track that hosts the best 410 Sprint car racing in the country. Come experience the outdoor excitement of speed and competition as the drivers race for the Winners Circle. Racing weekends March through October with prices ranging from $6-$35, Discounted youth (13-20, $10-$15), and kids 12 & under FREE. Special sanctioned races include World of Outlaws (nationally known champions), All Stars, URC Sprints and ARDC Midget cars. Other race car divisions are 358 Sprints, Super Sportsman, Limited Late Models, and Street Stocks. We have two Kids Nites a year that include bounce rides, free games, and kids bike races with prizes plus 12 nights of fabulous Fireworks. See you at the track.

Upcoming Events & results




October 9 @ 7:00 PM

"Run What You Brung" 410 Sprints
& Super Late Models
GA $15 Y $10

"Run What You Brung" Rules > click here



October 4, 2015 Feature Finish

Champion Racing Oil Sprint Car National Open (40 laps): 1. Stevie Smith. 2. Donny Schatz. 3. Logan Schuchart. 4. Justin Henderson. 5. Brian Montieth. 6. Danny Dietrich. 7. Alan Krimes. 8. Daryn Pittman. 9. Lance Dewease. 10. Cory Haas. 11. Ryan Taylor. 12. Shane Stewart. 13. Gerard McIntyre Jr. 14. Cody Darrah. 15. Sammy Swindell. 16. Greg Hodnett. 17. Pat Cannon. 18. Brent Marks. 19. Ryan Smith. 20. Jac Haudenschild. 21. Brad Sweet. 22. Kerry Madsen. 23. Joey Saldana. 24. Aaron Ott. 25. Austin Hogue. 26. Brock Zearfoss. 27. Lucas Wolfe. 28. Doug Esh.




The sun was finally out at Williams Grove Speedway, and after three days of rain, the Champion Racing Oil Williams Grove National Open was completed Sunday night with Stevie Smith earning the $50,000 win. >> read more



Friday Night
General Admission and Pit gates
open at 5:30

Saturday Night
General Admission and Pit gates
open at 5:00


Latest News


Final Fantasy Dirt Challenge Final Standings > click here





Williams Grove Speedway “Run What Ya’ Brung” Season Finale Is Friday!

Special, Rare Event For 410 Sprints & Super Late Models Will Close 2015 Season

Williams Grove Speedway will wrap up the 2015 season this Friday night, October 9 at 7 pm with a rare “Run What Ya’ Brung” super sprint and super late model season finale event. >> read more

Saturday Night Series at Williams Grove Speedway Comes to an End

Bright Future for Super Sportsman Ahead with New Series in 2016 

After a 10-year run at Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, the Saturday Night Series featuring the Super Sportsman, 358 Late Models and Street Stocks will come to an end. In an effort to concentrate more on its core racing on Friday nights, Williams Grove Speedway management made the difficult decision to discontinue the series on Saturday Nights. >> read more



Attn Super Sportsman Teams: 

SNS Protests Update click here  (7/17/15)

The wing rule will become effective on July 31, 2015 
click here for pdf
All teams must be compliant with this rule by that date.










We are now on Race Monitor follow
along by downloading the app



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



Friday Divisions

Hoosier R-15 will be allowed in 410 & 358 sprint car competition

Electronic bleeders will be allowed in 410 competition only

Flat tire update - effective 8-24-15 >> click here

Saturday Divisions

Super Sportsman Tire Information Missing From Rulebook >> click here


Super Sportsman....

There will be no cam changes for super sportsman in 2015


Any Steel/SS Value with 11/32” min valve stem. Max 2.08” Intake and 1.625” Exhaust.   
No titanium except for valve spring retainers & locks.  
Roller rocker permitted.
Stock valve guide angle no relocating valve guides.  


Late Models....

No 3 or 4-way adjustable single shock absorbers allowed. No more than one
adjustment for extension and compression per shock. No electronic adjusting is permitted.
Any Steel/SS Value with 11/32” min valve stem. Max 2.08” Intake and 1.625” Exhaust.   
No titanium except for valve spring retainers & locks.  Roller rocker permitted.
Stock valve guide angle no relocating valve guides.  

Street Stocks....
Body Rule:  Bodies can be steel or aluminum, but must be identifiable by year make and model.
All lines and bends must match OEM bodies. Body must be in stock location and dimensions
must remain as factory-produced; widening and/or narrowing of body will not be permitted.

Shock Rule:  Only non-adjustable gas or oil-dampened aluminum or steel-bodied shock absorbers are permitted.  Shock absorbers that are externally adjustable or have remote reservoirs or Schrader valves are
expressly prohibited.
If stock spring pockets are rusted or damaged, they may be remanufactured
but must closely resemble stock and remain in original stock position. Shock mounts may be relocated.
Weight jacks permitted.

Any Steel/SS Valve with 11/32” min valve stem. Max 2.08” Intake and 1.625” Exhaust. 
Any factory production head (installed as an assembly line option) that originally used a 5/16” stem
diameter may keep that same diameter with the 2.08”/1.625” max head diameters listed. 
No titanium except for valve spring retainers & locks.  Roller rocker permitted. Stock valve guide
angle no relocating valve guides.

Track Notes

Attention ALL race teams!
Please go to the forms section on the website and download the W-9 form and have it filled out,
you can mail it to the office, email to the office at williamsgrove@verizon.net  or bring it to the track.

Congratulations to:
 Bruce Ellis and Don Kreitz Jr. for being inducted into the National Sprint Car Hall
of Fame and to Austin Hogue for being named North American 410 Rookie of the Year!

Click here to view the 2014 season results

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


Parking Lot Policy:
click on thumbnail to view larger image





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 4, 2015
Video courtesy of DirtStation




National Open Format

point standings 
Driver Rosters  
rules & regulations


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of the 358 Late Models



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