THROWBACK THURSDAY---1954

THROWBACK THURSDAY---1954

Flat Rock Speedway was promoted by NASCAR founder and President Bill France Sr. from 1954-1956.  In 1954, The Flat Rock 500-yes, a 500 lap race at “The Rock” was on the schedule.  The winner was Lee Petty, Richard Petty’s...
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LOOKING BACK AT 1999:  THE “CAROLINA FLASH”-ROYCE CORNETT

LOOKING BACK AT 1999: THE “CAROLINA FLASH”-ROYCE CORNETT

As we all deal with the COVID-19 virus and the changes in our everyday lives, we take time to look back at our sport of short track racing in our area….hopefully to take a just a bit of a break from the issues of the...
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REMEMBERING BRYAN PHILLIPS

REMEMBERING BRYAN PHILLIPS

Bryan Phillips, a long-time supporter and contributor to the Racer’s Reunions at both Flat Rock and Toledo Speedways, passed away Sunday, April 19 due to complications from the COVID-19 virus. Phillips was part of the pit...
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THROWBACK THURSDSAY-1971

THROWBACK THURSDSAY-1971

Flat Rock Speedway--up until 1974, 2 divisions of race cars were featured.   At Flat Rock Speedway, the Late Models and Figure 8's headlined the racing action. Denny Pace was the top dog in the Figure 8 class, seen here at...
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LOOKING BACK:  JOY FAIR, A CHAMPION-A LEGEND-A FRIEND

LOOKING BACK: JOY FAIR, A CHAMPION-A LEGEND-A FRIEND

As we all deal with the COVID-19 virus and the changes in our everyday lives, we take time to look back at our sport of short track racing in our area….hopefully to take a just a bit of a break from the issues of the...
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THANK YOU-THANK YOU-THANK YOU!

THANK YOU-THANK YOU-THANK YOU!

To all those on the front lines, and that means EVERYONE, battling the COVID 19 virus day in and day out....THANK YOU-THANK YOU-THANK YOU!...
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CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC ALTERS FLAT ROCK, TOLEDO SPEEDWAY SCHEDULES

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC ALTERS FLAT ROCK, TOLEDO SPEEDWAY SCHEDULES

April 3, 2020:  Due to challenges related to the coronavirus pandemic, including State and Federal guidelines and mandates, and most importantly the health and safety of our race fans, race teams and race officials, both Flat...
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2020 FLAT ROCK/TOLEDO SPEEDWAY BULLETIN (3-30-20)

2020 FLAT ROCK/TOLEDO SPEEDWAY BULLETIN (3-30-20)

We pray that this finds you, your family and friends healthy and safe during these times.  We expect to be making some decisions very soon on the early part of our schedules due to the COVID-19 virus and the mandates in place...
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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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FLAT ROCK FENCING PROJECT COMPLETE

FLAT ROCK FENCING PROJECT COMPLETE

March 24, 2020:  Crews from the Bedford Fence Company completed the installation of the new catch fencing in turns 1 and 2 at Flat Rock Speedway.  The over-hang fencing was finished March 20.  The new concrete wall was poured...
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FLAT ROCK-TOLEDO SPEEDWAY UPDATE

FLAT ROCK-TOLEDO SPEEDWAY UPDATE

March 18, 2020:  We hope this finds you, your family and friends healthy and safe during this unprecedented time in the history of not only our country, but the world. While we are following the guidelines set forth in...
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FLAT ROCK’S MORAN CHEVY LATE MODEL BONUS PROGRAMS ENHANCED FOR 2020

FLAT ROCK’S MORAN CHEVY LATE MODEL BONUS PROGRAMS ENHANCED FOR 2020

March 16, 2020:  Moran Chevrolet’s ARCA Flat Rock Speedway Late Model division will see several changes for the upcoming season in the bonus awards program posted by Pat Moran of Moran Chevrolet.  Moran has served as the...
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KBR to Compete for JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Rookie of the Year with Sprint Car Driver Andrew Scheid

KBR to Compete for JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Rookie of the Year with Sprint Car Driver Andrew Scheid

Zeeland, MI. (March, 13, 2020) – KBR Development is pleased to announce that dirt track standout Andrew Scheid will drive for the team throughout the upcoming season.

Scheid will drive full time for KBR Development...
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TOLEDO, FLAT ROCK SPECIAL EVENT TICKETS ON SALE MARCH 20

TOLEDO, FLAT ROCK SPECIAL EVENT TICKETS ON SALE MARCH 20

March 10, 2020:  Tickets for a variety of special events at both Toledo and its sister track, Flat Rock Speedway, will go on sale Friday, March 20.  Reserved seating, general admission tickets and children’s tickets will be...
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FLAT ROCK FENCING PROJECT BEGINS

FLAT ROCK FENCING PROJECT BEGINS

March 5, 2020:  Crews from the Bedford Fence Company arrived at Flat Rock Speedway today to begin the installation of the new catch fencing project around turns 1 and 2 of the oval.  The new concrete wall was installed in...
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Campbell to Debut New Car at Motor City 200

Campbell to Debut New Car at Motor City 200

Sterling Heights, MI (March 4, 2020) - Motor City Racing Promotions’ Motor City 200 is less than two months away, and drivers’ excitement grows as the days get fewer, as does the fans’. Perhaps one of the most excited to get...
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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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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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FEBRUARY, 2020 FLAT ROCK/TOLEDO SPEEDWAY BULLETIN (2-1-20)

FEBRUARY, 2020 FLAT ROCK/TOLEDO SPEEDWAY BULLETIN (2-1-20)

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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FLAT ROCK, TOLEDO CHAMPS HONORED AT MARFC BANQUET

FLAT ROCK, TOLEDO CHAMPS HONORED AT MARFC BANQUET

The 54th Annual Michigan Auto Racing Fan Club (MARFC) awards banquet honored track champions from across the state Saturday night, including several 2019 Flat Rock and Toledo Speedway champs. 2019 Flat Rock champions Dennis...
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