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



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!






Winter Office Hours
Tues - Fri   9 AM to 4 PM

March 22 @ 1:00 PM
Test and Tune 410 Sprints/ 358 Sprints/ Sportsman/ 358 Late Models/ Street Stocks
Infield Access Only GA Free

March 27 @ 7:30 PM
Opening Day
410 Sprints & Super Late Models + Fireworks
GA $15 Y $10

World of Outlaws tickets for all races
will go on sale Tuesday March 31st.

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.



Williams Grove Speedway has announced its 2015 schedule of events with Opening Day races set for Friday, March 27 at 7:30 pm, featuring the 410 sprint cars and the exciting super late models.  The season will be bookended with visits by the super late models as the once-regular Williams Grove division takes part in the opener and than again in the season finale in October.  >> read more



Williams Grove Speedway Finalizes Their 2015 Saturday Night Series Schedule

As winter’s winds roll across the idle Williams Grove Speedway surface, track owner Kathy Hughes is busy planning the 2015 schedule. Hughes, along with speedway manager Justin Loh, finalized their plans for the popular Saturday Night Series.  The series is celebrating its 10th anniversary at the famed half-mile oval.  The show, featuring the Super Sportsman, 358 Late Models and Street Stocks will return for a 16-race season. >> read more


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




The Saturday rulebook has been revised and uploaded again after we discovered a valve rule was printed twice.   We apologize for any inconvenience.


All Divisions, check back for final rule changes

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

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.


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.

Reminder: Effective in 2015
Sportsman/Late Models:  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:  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.

Click here to view the 2014 season results

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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