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Plymouth Speedway to Host World Series of Dirt this Saturday

September 9, 2015
Plymouth Speedway to Host World Series of Dirt this Saturday

If you haven’t been to a race at the Playground of Power yet this season, this Saturday may be a good chance to get hooked on dirt track racing.  It’s the World Series of Dirt on Saturday, Sept. 12 and its set to feature five classes of racing while benefiting a fellow driver’s recovery....
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ASCoC and Ken Schrader to Headline Two Big Nights of Racing

May 21, 2015
ASCoC and Ken Schrader to Headline Two Big Nights of Racing

The Memorial Day weekend is set to be the biggest weekend of racing in the history of Plymouth Speedway. A wealth of experienced dirt track drivers in the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions (ASCoC) invade the Playground of Power for the first time in the Earl Gaerte Classic on Friday night.  Twenty-time World of Outlaw...
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The Car Company to Headline Two Races at Plymouth Speedway

April 29, 2015
The Car Company to Headline Two Races at Plymouth Speedway

The Car Company has joined Plymouth Speedway for two big nights of racing. The Sprints on Dirt will be back at the Playground of Power on Saturday, May 16 and The Car Company will be helping to sponsor their appearance.  The Winged Sprints will be joined by the regular lineup of drivers in the Swan Lake...
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Open Practice Set for Saturday at Plymouth Speedway

April 16, 2015
Open Practice Set for Saturday at Plymouth Speedway

It’s time to test the new clay at Plymouth Speedway in an open practice this Saturday, April 18 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. All classes of race cars are welcome to practice: 600 Open Sprints, UMP Modifieds, Street Stocks, Thunder Stocks, and Cyber Stocks. Crews have been working hard to get the racing surface prepped for...
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Doug Wolfgang Speaks at Plymouth Speedway Championship Banquet

January 25, 2015
Doug Wolfgang Speaks at Plymouth Speedway Championship Banquet

Doug Wolfgang shared great memories of his family on the road and had a few laughs remembering some of his best times at race tracks during Saturday’s 2014 Night of Champions Banquet at Swan Lake Resort in Plymouth.  The South Dakota resident, who won over 500 features as a sprint car driver, captivated the crowd when...
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Doug Wolfgang to Speak at Plymouth Speedway Banquet

January 14, 2015
Doug Wolfgang to Speak at Plymouth Speedway Banquet

He’s one of the best sprint car drivers in the world, and he will be at the 2014 Night of Champions Plymouth Speedway Banquet at the Swan Lake Resort in Plymouth on January 24th. Doug Wolfgang will talk to attendees about his career that included 107 World of Outlaw wins and over 600 wins altogether....
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Big Changes at Plymouth Speedway

December 23, 2014
Big Changes at Plymouth Speedway

Ed Kennedy owner of the Plymouth Speedway, General Manager Mike Zielinski, Events Coordinator and Race Director Keith Beeching, and the entire staff at Plymouth Speedway are excited about all the changes happening at the race track. While many drivers are working on their cars for the new season at the Playground of Power, they...
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New Clay Installed at Plymouth Speedway, Banquet Scheduled

November 18, 2014
New Clay Installed at Plymouth Speedway, Banquet Scheduled

Truckload after truckload of clay have been brought into the Plymouth Speedway the past couple of weekends to build a better racing surface for the 2015 season. About a three-quarters of the track has new clay and the process is ongoing. The entire surface will be ready for the start of the season on...
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Drivers Prepare for Two Big Nights of Racing at Plymouth Speedway

October 8, 2014
Drivers Prepare for Two Big Nights of Racing at Plymouth Speedway

The two biggest nights of racing arrive this week at the Playground of Power. UMP Modified drivers from all over the nation are vying to be crowned the winner of the Lane Automotive 50 Race of Champions, presented by All Star Performance, Cometic Gasket, Inc., and JE Pistons with K1 Technologies. The UMP Modified...
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Bob Newton Classic One to Remember at Plymouth Speedway

August 18, 2014
Bob Newton Classic One to Remember at Plymouth Speedway

It was a night to honor a pioneer in racing and the four features that ran at the Playground of Power Saturday night made the Bob Newton Classic a night to remember. The Newton family came to the track to watch the excitement. Joyce Newton, who worked with her husband Bob to start Hoosier...
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Plymouth Speedway Welcomes New Partner

July 29, 2014
Plymouth Speedway Welcomes New Partner

Toyota has become a mainstay in the world of racing, especially with its success in the higher levels of stock car racing. Toyota of Warsaw recognizes the importance of helping drivers, teams and fans locally find a car that’s just right for every day needs. Owner Dave Illingsworth has announced a new partnership with...
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Tony Stewart Returns to Plymouth Speedway Aug. 16

July 23, 2014
Tony Stewart Returns to Plymouth Speedway Aug. 16

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is slowly making his comeback into dirt track racing and he’ll be showing his fans that he still has what it takes to win when he comes to Plymouth Speedway for the Bob Newton Classic next month. Stewart will race his Winged Sprint car on the fastest dirt surface in...
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Open Wheel Wednesday Features Won’t Disappoint

June 23, 2014
Open Wheel Wednesday Features Won’t Disappoint

They only come once a year and this Wednesday, June 25 will be the night. Athens Archery and OmniSource proudly bring you the best Non-Wing Sprint drivers in the world who will race 410 Sprints at Plymouth Speedway for Open Wheel Wednesday. Bryan Clausen from Tony Stewart Racing, Shane Cottle, Chris Windom, Dave Darland,...
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East and West Meet for Late Model Challenge This Saturday at Plymouth Speedway

May 22, 2014
East and West Meet for Late Model Challenge This Saturday at Plymouth Speedway

  The Playground of Power will be packed with horsepower this Saturday, May 24 when the series you’ve been waiting for hits the dirt oval.  The best Late Model drivers in the country will meet for the East/West Late Model challenge. The challenge will be filled with exciting racing with some of your favorite...
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Earl Gaerte Classic to Feature SOD Sprints and Special Guests

May 15, 2014
Earl Gaerte Classic to Feature SOD Sprints and Special Guests

The Earl Gaerte Classic will be one to remember this Saturday, May 17 at Plymouth Speedway. Not only will the Winged Outlaw Sprints on Dirt (SOD) Series drivers be racing their Winged Sprints, they will welcome 2001 World of Outlaws Champion, Danny Lasoski as a fellow competitor.  He will be driving the No. 11M...
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Students and School Officials to Take Part in Race into Summer Program

May 5, 2014
Students and School Officials to Take Part in Race into Summer Program

Over 10,000 students and school staff members are able to attend one race at Plymouth Speedway free of charge thanks to The Complete Printer in Plymouth and officials at Plymouth Speedway. Students and staff at local schools will be given the chance to fall in love with the sport of racing by attending a...
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Cabin Fever Event Opens Plymouth Speedway Saturday

April 25, 2014
Cabin Fever Event Opens Plymouth Speedway Saturday

Drivers and teams have been working on cars all winter and track officials have been busy preparing to offer you the best racing experience in Northwest Indiana.  The Playground of Power is about to get noisy. The Cabin Fever event will break the ice on the second dirt season at Plymouth Speedway this Saturday,...
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Test and Tune This Saturday at Plymouth Speedway

April 16, 2014
Test and Tune This Saturday at Plymouth Speedway

It’s time to get that race car in gear and practice on the dirt at Plymouth Speedway on Saturday, April 19. Open practice is being offered to all drivers who would like to get their car ready for the 2014 season.  Gates will open at noon and practice will begin at 2 p.m.  Teams...
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Ken Schrader to Race at Plymouth Speedway on May 10

April 14, 2014
Ken Schrader to Race at Plymouth Speedway on May 10

04/15/14 One regular season night of racing at Plymouth Speedway just got a little more interesting. NASCAR driver Ken Schrader will be firing up his UMP Modified machine and racing it on the dirt oval at Plymouth Speedway on May 10. Schrader has had an extensive racing career in the highest level of NASCAR...
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Wilwood Partners with Plymouth Speedway for 2014 Season

April 9, 2014
Wilwood Partners with Plymouth Speedway for 2014 Season

Plymouth Speedway announces partnership with Wilwood Wilwood designs and manufactures high-performance disc brake systems.  Brake systems are made for all types of competitive motor sports, agriculture equipment, industrial applications, utility vehicles, snowmobiles, quads, motorcycles and military vehicles. The engineering department uses sophisticated computer aided design to manufacture the best solution for your needs.  They...
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