Hello everyone - SAVE THE DATE! Sat May 20th 9am-4pm Tickets are $20.00 per vehicle - $10.00 per motorcycle. We are planning for a full day of events to support our K9 officers, some of the events that have already been planned are as follows. (More will be added once they are finalized.) As you know we have lost too many of our officers in blue both human and K9 and therefore the day will begin with a Memorial Ride to remember those we have lost. The Convoy will consist of 4-wheel drive and Motorcycles who will leave M & S Harley-Davidson, Inc.. in Chambersburg and arrive at Hagerstown Speedway who has donated their facility to kick off the event. We are happy to have Chuck Timbrook Blackout leading the way. Once the event kicks off at the speedway we will have lots of events which will include but will not be limited to: K9 Demonstrations Meet & Greets with K9 Officers Show and Shine for all types of 4-Wheel Drives and Motorcycles Vendors Raffles Hoping to see everyone there - please stay tuned as updates will be coming. https://www.facebook.com/
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May has already arrived, and if it is anything like the way April was, race fans are in for a treat.
So far, Gary Stuhler has established himself as the driver to beat in Super Late Model competition. He has three wins in out of four races, and has started no better than fifth.
Kyle Lear is off to a great start in the Late Model Sportsman division with two wins, and consistent finishes near the front of the pack.
Jamie Zentmyer is the only repeat winner in Pure Stock, but he was in a different car than what he started the season with. Time will tell if he can return to his early season form.
Hobby Stock racing has featured different winners each week with battles for the win coming down to the checkered flag. It’s hard to pick a favorite or dominant car in this class for 2017.
The month of May brings us another appearance of the Crate Late Models in addition to our regular show divisions on May 6.
We take a week off of racing for the annual Bonanza Extravaganza over Mother’s Day weekend on May 12-14.
On May 20, we have Student Night/ Armed Forces Appreciation Night and 4 Cylinder Demolition Derby in addition to our regular show.
Over Memorial Day weekend on May 27, we will feature the first scheduled Mason Dixon Shootout Series for the Late Model Sportsman/ 358 Late Model race teams, along with Super Late Models, Pure Stocks, and Hobby Stocks.
And mark your calendars now for May 31. This special Wednesday night show is the opener for Appalachian Mountain Dirt Late Model Speedweek. Expect many of the best Super Late Model drivers in the region to be on hand for this show. This is a special SLM-only event.
So, if you plan on coming this month, we hope you enjoy your visit. To those fans who have supported us this year, we at Hagerstown Speedway thank you for your support.
And to those who haven’t been here yet – what are you waiting for? You’ve missed some of the best shows already in 2017. Don’t miss any more! Come out and join us at The Capitol of Dirt Track Racing.
Coming up this Saturday, April 29, Hagerstown Speedway presents the second leg of the Hagerstown-Bedford Challenge weekend for Super Late Models and Late Model Sportsman.
With the way the racing has been at the Hub City oval this season, this show is sure to be one to come watch.
The top three best average finishers after each night will receive some bonus money. SLM will be awarded $300, $150, and $100 while the LMS top three will be awarded $150, $50, and $25 in bonuses.
Joining the card will also be the first of two scheduled 2017 visits of the Mid Atlantic Modifieds. Pure Stocks and Hobby Stocks will action take to action.
General admission is $15, kids age 12 and under are free, and pit admission is $30.
Pit gates open at 4pm, grandstand gates open at 5pm, and race time is scheduled to start at 7pm.
With persistent overnight rains into the morning, and a forecast of rain continuing throughout the day, officials at Hagerstown Speedway were forced to cancel the 36th annual Stanley Schetrompf Classic for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series.
The combination of rain and cooler temperatures will not allow enough drying time to give our drivers a safe track to race on.
Unfortunately, this makes the third year out of four this race has been canceled due to inclement weather.
The LOLMDS will journey up the road to for the first time ever at Port Royal Speedway for their scheduled race on April 23. The Mason-Dixon Shootout Series for 358 Late Models will join them on the card. General admission gates open at 3pm.
For more information, please visit lucasdirt.com.
The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is set to make their annual visit to Hagerstown Speedway on April 22 with the running of the 36th annual Stanley Schetrompf Classic.
The race is held in honor of Schetrompf, as he brought the famed Hub City oval to life in 1947.
Throughout the history of the Stanley Schetrompf Classic, the winner’s list of this prestigious event read of some of the best Dirt Late Model racers ever to race at Hagerstown Speedway.
Last year, Gregg Satterlee grabbed the upset win with a final lap pass of multi-time national champion Scott Bloomquist.
Six-time Schetrompf Classic winner Gary Stuhler already has two feature wins at Hagerstown in 2017, and has earned a guaranteed qualified position in this year’s running. He will be going to battle in the 60 Lap, $12,000 to-win main event against the likes of previous Schetrompf Classic winners Satterlee, Jimmy Owens, and Josh Richards.
Bloomquist has never won a Schetrompf Classic, and he will be looking to add this win to his resume. With the way the racing has been this season at Hagerstown, this night is shaping up to be one of the biggest and best races of the year.
Joining the LOLMDS on the card will be the Pure Stock division racing for double points and extra money in a 15 Lap feature race.
Pit gates open at 2pm, and general admission gates open at 5pm. Hot laps are scheduled to begin at 7pm. General admission is $32, reserved seats are $35, and pit admission is $45.
Free camping is available Friday and Saturday for those wishing to stay at the track. All units must be self-contained, no hook-ups on site.
For more information, please e-mail the track at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the office at (301) 582-0640. Be sure to visit the official Hagerstown Speedway Facebook and Twitter pages for updates.
Don’t miss this race! We look forward and thank you for your visit this weekend.
Stanley Schetrompf Classic Winner History
1982 Jeff Robinson
1983 Sam Nalley
1984 Larry Moore
1985 Rodney Franklin
1986 Jeff Purvis
1987 Rodney Franklin
1988 Rodney Franklin
1989 Gary Stuhler
1990 Bob Wearing, Jr.
1991 Donnie Moran
1992 Freddy Smith
1993 Gary Stuhler
1994 Gary Stuhler
1995 Gary Stuhler
1996 Gary Stuhler
1997 Gary Stuhler
1998 Steve Francis
1999 Donnie Moran
2000 Mike Balzano
2001 Davey Johnson
2002 Rick Auckland
2003 Brain Birkhofer
2004 Rick Eckert
2005 Tim McCreadie
2006 Chub Frank
2007 Scott James
2008 Bart Hartman
2009 Tim Fuller
2010 RAINED OUT
2011 Josh Richards
2012 RAINED OUT
2013 Jimmy Owens
2014 RAINED OUT
2015 RAINED OUT
2016 Gregg Satterlee