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 $5-$35, Discounted youth (13-20, $8-$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 & Weekly winners


Oct. 3 @ 7:30 PM
World of Outlaw Sprint Cars National Open
GA $30 Y $15 

Oct. 4 @ 7:30 PM
World of Outlaw Sprint Cars National Open
GA $35 Y $15  (Rain Date Oct 5)

September 26, 2014 Feature Finishes:

410 sprints, 25 laps: 1. Stevie Smith, 2. Greg Hodnett, 3. Doug Esh, 4. Craig Dollansky, 5. Lance Dewease, 6. Danny Dietrich, 7. Lucas Wolfe, 8. Don Kreitz Jr., 9. Brian Montieth, 10. Curt Michael, 11. Alan Krimes, 12. Dale Blaney, 13. Brent Marks, 14. Shane Stewart, 15. Brock Zearfoss, 16. Steve Buckwalter, 17. Rodney Westhafer, 18. Gerard McIntyre Jr., 19. Lynton Jeffrey, 20. Aaron Ott, 21. Austin Hogue, 22. Adam Wilt, 23. Justin Henderson, 24. Pat Cannon

DNQ: Tim Glatfelter, Ryan Wilson, Nicole Bower, Ryan Taylor, Jim Shuster, Glenndon Forsythe, Cory Haas, Dave Blaney, Ryan Smith, Jay Reichard


358 sprints, 20 lap: 1. Kevin Nouse, 2. Jordan Givler, 3. Chris Arnold, 4. Scott Fisher, 5. Brad McClelland, 6. Matt Findley, 7. Brie Hershey, 8. Cody Lehman, 9. Jay Galloway, 10. CJ Quirk, 11. Dwight Leppo, 12. DJ Montgomery, 13. John Braim, 14. Seth Kearchner, 15. Chad Trout, 16. Chandler Leiby, 17. Adrian Shaffer, 18. Leah Starner, 19. Matt Campbell, 20. Doug Hammaker, 21. Rich Eichelberger

Stevie Smith Claims Battle With Hodnett To Win Williams Grove Open Tune Up

Nouse gets sixth in 358 sprints

Stevie Smith and Greg Hodnett battled like the professionals that they are, putting on an impressive display of skill for the victory in Friday night’s 25-lap National Open tune up event for 410 sprints at Williams Grove Speedway with Smith coming out on top for his fourth oval win of the season. >> read more

Latest News

Friday Night Gate Times

Pit and General Admission gates open at 5:30.


Saturday Night Series Gate Times 

Front and Back Pit Gates will open @ 4:30 P. M.

General Admission Gates will open @ 5:00 P.M.

Early General Admission tickets may be purchased @ 4:30 P.M. at the Front Pit Gate.

"Attention Teams Attending World of Outlaw Races, please visit the WoO Sprint website and read the new rule changes for 2014 that will be in affect when the tour races here.   http://www.woosprint.com/members
There are continuous changes being made to the safety regulations


Williams Grove World Of Outlaws 52nd Annual National Open Races This Week

Friday & Saturday World of Outlaws Fall Classic is October 3 & 4

Saturday Open pays $50,000 to win!

Williams Grove Speedway will present the premier sprint car event of the season in the east this Friday and Saturday, October 3 and 4, when it hosts the 52nd annual STP World of Outlaws National Open races. >> read more



Historic Williams Grove Speedway National Open Celebrates 52 Years October 3 & 4
Sprint car fans in the East will gather this Saturday night to see the 52nd running of the Williams Grove Speedway National Open for sprint cars sanctioned by the STP World of Outlaws, going 40-laps in distance and paying $50,000 to the winner. >> read more


There will be no cam changes for super sportsman in 2015


The 358s will be returning in 2015 and there will be no rule changes to the division


Rule Changes for 2015
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.


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.

To All Patrons: No Smoking 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.

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Williams Grove Speedway
September 26, 2014
Video courtesy of DirtStation