Remembering Vern Okopski, Sr.

Remembering Vern Okopski, Sr.

Vern Okopski Sr., who drove his familiar #101 in the ARCA Figure-8 division at Flat Rock Speedway in the 1970s and 1980s, passed away Nov. 7, 2019 at the age of 75 at his home in Clayton Michigan surrounded by his family....
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FIREWORKS-150 LAPS OF RACING SATURDAY AT “THE ROCK”

FIREWORKS-150 LAPS OF RACING SATURDAY AT “THE ROCK”

Flat Rock, MI--: It’s the Monroe Superstore Fireworks Night Saturday, July 6 at Flat Rock Speedway! With a features-only format in place, fans will still see 150 laps of action-packed, door to door stock car racing. The...
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JEGS Tour & CRA Junior Late Models Open Season with Motor City 200 at Flat Rock

JEGS Tour & CRA Junior Late Models Open Season with Motor City 200 at Flat Rock

Modifieds back for first race at ‘The Rock’ in 13 years Sterling Heights, MI (Thursday, January 2, 2020) - The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance will open their season with the Motor City 200 from...
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CASE GRABS FLAT ROCK ENDURO CROWN

CASE GRABS FLAT ROCK ENDURO CROWN

Flat Rock, MI—September 7, 2019: Ed Case captured the 2019 Vault Antiques and Treasures Enduro title Saturday night at Flat Rock Speedway as the track closed out its racing schedule for the season.   The title is Ed’s first...
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FLAT ROCK WORK CONTINUES

FLAT ROCK WORK CONTINUES

Yesterday's great weather allowed us to jump on the sweeper tractor and clean Flat Rock Speedway.  This view shows the new wall and catch fence...as soon as the asphalt plants open, we'll fill in the pavement that was removed...
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THIRD GENERATION OF THIELS PREPARES FOR 2019

THIRD GENERATION OF THIELS PREPARES FOR 2019

Flat Rock, MI—September 27, 2018: With the 2018 Flat Rock Speedway season wrapped up less than a month ago, several teams are already making plans for next year. For 2018 ARCA Moran Chevrolet Late Model champion Jimmy Thiel,...
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2020 SEASON PREP BEGINS!  ETHAN STADNICZUK-#20 STREET STOCK

2020 SEASON PREP BEGINS! ETHAN STADNICZUK-#20 STREET STOCK

Temperance, MI driver Ethan Stadniczuk and his crew are working to get ready for the new season at Flat Rock Speedway! Ethan’s #20 is pictured in the garage.  His sponsors include Hypercyl, M & N Controls, Stevens...
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2020 FLAT ROCK/TOLEDO SPEEDWAY BULLETIN (3-2-20)

2020 FLAT ROCK/TOLEDO SPEEDWAY BULLETIN (3-2-20)

The winter office for both tracks is at the Toledo Speedway Automotive Building on the east end of the grounds; phone number, 419-727-1100 and mailing address remain the same. The Late Model class name has been revised to...
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Remembering "Bad Jess" Austin

Remembering "Bad Jess" Austin

“Bad” Jess Austin, who drove his familiar #36 in the ARCA Late Model division at Flat Rock Speedway in the 1960s and 1970s, passed away Oct. 5 2019 at the age of 84 after a long illness which moved him from his home into...
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MORAN CHEVY CONTINUES FLAT ROCK LATE MODEL SPONSORSHIP

MORAN CHEVY CONTINUES FLAT ROCK LATE MODEL SPONSORSHIP

Flat Rock, Michigan—December 10, 2019:  Moran Chevrolet has agreed to return as the title sponsor of the ARCA Flat Rock Speedway Outlaw Super Late Model division and has also renewed its support for the ARCA Outlaw Super Late...
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FLAT ROCK SATURDAY SHOW CANCELLED

FLAT ROCK SATURDAY SHOW CANCELLED

With a forecast of occasional rain starting late this afternoon and into the evening hours, the Saturday, June 15 show at Flat Rock Speedway has been cancelled. As of 12:30 p.m. Saturday, no decision has been made at this...
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2018 FLAT ROCK, TOLEDO OPENING DATES SET

2018 FLAT ROCK, TOLEDO OPENING DATES SET

October 25, 2017: The opening race dates for the 2018 racing season for both Flat Rock, MI and Toledo, OH Speedways have been set. The 2 paved short tracks, just 30 miles apart, are both sanctioned by the Automobile Racing...
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FLAT ROCK ADDS TUESDAY, APRIL 25 PRACTICE DAY

FLAT ROCK ADDS TUESDAY, APRIL 25 PRACTICE DAY

Flat Rock Speedway has added an additional pre-season practice for next Tuesday, April 25. The practice will run from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The pit area will open at 3:30 p.m. The scheduled practice session held Saturday, April...
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2015 FLAT ROCK-TOLEDO SPEEDWAY RULE CHANGES

2015 FLAT ROCK-TOLEDO SPEEDWAY RULE CHANGES

2015 FLAT ROCK-TOLEDO SPEEDWAY RULE CHANGES

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MICHIGAN BEER MILE DRAWS 110 RUNNERS TO FLAT ROCK

MICHIGAN BEER MILE DRAWS 110 RUNNERS TO FLAT ROCK

Flat Rock, MI—November 14, 2015:  Blue skies and comfortable November temperatures greeted a total of 110 runners for the inaugural “Michigan Beer Mile” at Flat Rock Speedway Saturday afternoon.  Hosted and promoted by...
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Longtime ARCA member, racer Bobby Rae passes

Longtime ARCA member, racer Bobby Rae passes

(TOLEDO, Ohio – July 22, 2015) – Hearts are heavy in the ARCA community upon receiving the sad news that longtime ARCA member and racer Bobby Rae died Wednesday morning, July 22. He was 75. Bobby, of New Boston, Michigan,...
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WHELEN SAFETY LIGHT SYSTEM READY TO GO AT FLAT ROCK SPEEDWAY

WHELEN SAFETY LIGHT SYSTEM READY TO GO AT FLAT ROCK SPEEDWAY

Flat Rock, MI—June 29, 2016: The state-of-the-art Whelen safety lighting system has been installed and is ready for this Saturday’s race card at Flat Rock Speedway. The Whelen traffic signal system was installed Tuesday...
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Motor City 200 at Flat Rock Speedway Cancelled

Motor City 200 at Flat Rock Speedway Cancelled

Flat Rock, MI (Sunday, June 16, 2019) - The Motor City 200 at Flat Rock Speedway, scheduled for Sunday, June 16th, has been cancelled due to weather. Rains overnight with a forecast calling for more rains throughout the day...
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FLAT ROCK-TOLEDO SPEEDWAY BULLETIN  (12-19-14)

FLAT ROCK-TOLEDO SPEEDWAY BULLETIN (12-19-14)

This is our second winter bulletin of the season.  We will post one for each month through March.  The winter office for both tracks is at Toledo:  419-727-1100. Schedules:  We will post the new schedules for both tracks on...
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FLAT ROCK, TOLEDO BANQUET MOVES BACK TO CRYSTAL GARDENS

FLAT ROCK, TOLEDO BANQUET MOVES BACK TO CRYSTAL GARDENS

The ARCA Flat Rock-Toledo Speedway awards banquet will return to the elegant Crystal Gardens in Southgate, MI Friday, October 24 after a 1 year hiatus.

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