Eldora Speedway

Tickets Now Available For 2016 Championship Celebration

ROSSBURG, Ohio (December 19) – Eldora Speedway’s 63rd season of racing will be feted Saturday, January 21, 2017 when the top drivers from the DIRTcar UMP Late Models, DIRTcar UMP Modifieds, Eldora Stocks and Sunoco American Late Model Series are honored in the legendary Eldora Ballroom. Doors will open at 5 p.m. with ceremonies beginning at 6:30 p.m. It will be a big night for Ohio drivers, as each champion hails from the Buckeye State. Jon Henry (DIRTcar UMP Late Model), Jeff Koz (DIRTcar UMP Modified) and Rob Trent (Eldora Stocks) will receive their Eldora championship accolades as they reigned over the balance of the top-15 drivers from the cumulative points chase. Rusty Schlenk will accept the Sunoco ALMS [...]

Dirt Late Model Dream, Kings Royal, NASCAR Trucks & World 100 Will Be Available To Public

ROSSBURG, Ohio (December 2, 2016) – Tickets and campsites for Eldora Speedway’s 2017 Major Events will go on public sale tomorrow morning at 10:00 a.m. All Dirt Late Model Dream, Kings Royal, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and World 100 ticket orders can be placed online at www.EldoraSpeedway.com, by phone at (937) 338-3815 or in person at the speedway office. “We want to remind fans to take advantage of the proven TicketForce-powered design for easy and quick purchasing,” said Tess Clark, ticket manager and the granddaughter of Eldora founders Earl and Berniece Baltes. “Our online ticketing has been available for several years and is extremely user-friendly. We know that some fans prefer to call in, so we will have a full staff of agents in-house and [...]

National Championships, Track Titles And Prestige On The Line This Weekend At Eldora

Hoffman and Ruhlman Among the Modifieds’ Leading Contenders ROSSBURG, Ohio (September 28, 2016) – When the best DIRTcar UMP Modified drivers in the country descend on Eldora Speedway this weekend, the battle for supremacy amongst America’s blue collar racers will be decided as Quincy, Illinois’ Michael Long tries to stave off multi-time champion Mike Harrison, Highland, Illinois, for the National Championship. Aside from the season-long points campaign, the honor of being crowned the DIRTcar UMP Fall Nationals by Allstar Performance champion awaits the winner of Saturday’s A-Feature. “There is no place like the stage at Eldora,” said former Fall Nationals champion Nick Hoffman, who will haul from Mooresville, North Carolina for the event. Additionally, the Eldora track championship is on [...]

Brady Bacon Prepared For Run At All Four Crowns and $100,000 Bonus

Legendary Jack Hewitt Weighs In On Attempts By Bacon And Tyler Courtney By Greg Billing ROSSBURG, Ohio (September 23, 2016) – Oklahoma has produced its share of auto racing talent, especially in Tulsa and its suburbs. Names like Lance Blevins, Andy Hillenberg, Daryn Pittman, Stevie Smith and Shane Stewart all hail from northwestern Oklahoma. As does Brady Bacon. But none have tried what Bacon attempts Saturday at Eldora Speedway – sweeping the USAC 4-Crown Nationals. Only one driver has ever won all four features in the same night on Eldora's historic high-banked, half-mile clay oval. Bacon, who grew up in Broken Arrow and now lives in Winchester, Ind., figures if it's going to happen again why not “Sooner” than later. [...]

#Lot5Landrush Kicks Off Dirt Late Model Dream Festivities; Randy Ray Grimes First in Line!

Three Day Dream Presented By Ferris Mowers Takes Place June 9-10-11; Tickets Available Starting at Just $20 ROSSBURG, Ohio (June 3, 2016) – Friday’s #Lot5Landrush kicks off Dirt Late Model Dream Week, one of the most exciting race weeks of the year at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. Cars, trucks and campers began lining up on Sunday night, May 29 and tonight they will head to Camping Lot 5 to mark off their camping spots for the Dream. It’s a long standing tradition that many fans enjoy as part of race week as camping Lot 5 is the free lot. Ticket information can be found at www.eldoraspeedway.com or by calling (937) 338-3815. Randy Ray Grimes, from Connersville, Indiana, was eighth [...]

What A Show! Loney Wins UMP Modifieds; Woodard and Conover Split Eldora Stock Races

Large Crowd Enjoys Fantastic Racing and Largest Fireworks Show in Eldora History on Beautiful Spring Evening ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 21, 2016) – Nathon Loney won the UMP Modified race, while Earnie Woodard and Jordan Conover split the Eldora Stock Car events on an evening that saw some fantastic racing on Aaron’s Family Fireworks Night at Eldora Speedway. Cars were three and four wide for most of the night that kept the large crowd on their feet at the historic half-mile clay oval. Woodard, from Georgetown, Kentucky, moved past early leader Jeremey Creech with six laps to go and went on the win the first A-Feature of the Eldora Stock cars. Despite a late restart with two laps to [...]

BOOM! — Family Fireworks Night By Aaron’s Set For Saturday at Historic Eldora Speedway

DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and Stock Cars; $8 for Adults, 12 and Under and Uniformed Firefighters and Police Get in Free ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 19, 2016) – The largest fireworks show in Eldora Speedway history will be just one part of Saturday night’s Family Fireworks Night By Aaron’s at historic Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. The racing will feature the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and a double feature for the Eldora Stock cars. In addition to the exciting racing, there are bounce houses, balloon twisting clowns and an autograph session with the drivers. And after the race, there is a fireworks extravaganza, the largest ever in Eldora Speedway history. Gates open at 5 p.m. (EDT), with hot laps at 6:30 p.m. [...]

Clauson Scores USAC Sprint Car Victory; Madsen Wins World of Outlaws Race at Eldora

#LetsRaceTwo Night Two Takes Place on Saturday; Tickets Just $28; Kids 12 and Under Free! ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 6, 2016) – Bryan Clauson, from Noblesville, Indiana, survived a late restart and brushed the turn four wall, but won the United States Auto Club Sprint Car Feature at Eldora Speedway during Night #1 of the #LetsRaceTwo Doubleheader Weekend. Clauson, who started sixth, worked his way through to third through the first 20 laps of the A-Feature. As the leader raced through traffic with 10 laps to go, Clauson first passed Thomas Meseraull for second-place in turn four and then, one lap later, moved past leader C.J. Leary. “We’ve been so close in the past, it was nice to get [...]

Pardo, Trent Split Eldora Stock Car Double-Feature; Ruhlman Rules the Modifieds

Morris Wins Vores Compact Series Event on Exciting Saturday Night Speedfest at Eldora ROSSBURG, Ohio (April 23, 2016) – Paul Pardo nearly won five consecutive Eldora stock car A-Main’s. He scored his fourth straight win in the first A-Main at Eldora Speedway’s Saturday Night Speedfest and finished runner-up to Rob Trent in the second A-Feature. In the first A-Main, it appeared as though his winning streak was going to end as Earnie Woodard, from Georgetown, Kentucky, had built up a large lead from his starting position outside the front row. But a caution came out with six laps to go and Pardo, from New Paris, Ohio restarted second and slid below Woodard and barely cleared him exiting turn [...]

Saturday Night Speedfest Equals Exciting, Heart Pounding Racing At Eldora

UMP Modifieds and Eldora Stock Cars Return With Vores Compact Touring Series; Tickets Just $12; Kids Under 12 Free! ROSSBURG, Ohio (April 21, 2016) – After a gorgeous 65-degree evening at Eldora Speedway’s 63rd season opener last Saturday night, two racing divisions return and third will be coming for the first time since 2012. Saturday Night Speedfest is set for Saturday, April 23 and will see the return of UMP Modifieds and a double feature for the Eldora stock cars. David Mielke, from Gladwin, Michigan, started fifth to win last week’s UMP Modified race, while Paul Pardo won the stock car show. Pardo, from New Paris, Ohio, has won three straight Eldora stock car A-Mains, dating back to last [...]