Press Release

Galesburg Speedway Vandalized

Last night, Saturday, April 10, 2021, in what can only be described as the work of monsters. Galesburg Speedway was vandalized, which included the theft of our track safety truck. As you can imagine, the safety truck is a vital piece of equipment for the track. Track safety is...

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School Bus Figure Eight at Galesburg Speedway

2021 Schedule Change and Important Announcement

Pap's Dream & The School Bus Figure Eight Postponed As you can imagine running a business during a pandemic is very hard.  When we first created the 2021 schedule, we waited as long as we could to see what would change regarding crowd sizes.  Unfortunately, current restrictions put in place...

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School Bus Figure Eight

2021 Schedule of Events Released

We are very excited to release the 2021 race schedule for all events at The Galesburg Speedway, or as many of you call it The Burg.  This years schedule has a fantastic mix of events for all classes and will provide racers and fans a fun and enjoyable time...

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2020 Smitty Memorial 100 Payout & Information

OUTLAW SUPER LATE MODELS PAYOUT INFORMATION Smitty Memorial 100: $5000, $2000, $1500, $1000, $900, $800, $700, $600, $500, Start: $400 Last Chance Race 20 Laps: Top 4 Advance and then $250 to Start TIRE RULES Tire will be the D800 which will be purchased and mounted at the track on the day of the...

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COVID-19 Preparedness and Responsiveness Plan

UPDATED 5/23/2020 All public events at Galesburg Speedway are cancelled until further notice.  Public events will not resume until state guidelines regarding the COVID-19 pandemic allows public events of 500 - 1000 fans to attend.  Please be respectful to those who may share a different opinion of state orders and...

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2020 Racing Season Postponed

We have been continually monitoring and watching as the COVID-19 Pandemic continues to disrupt day to day life for people in Michigan and around the world. This has been a daily discussion as to how it is going to affect the 2020 racing season. After hearing the executive order...

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Tires for 2020 Season and Personal Racing Equipment Updates

After announcing a change from the D800 tire earlier this month, there was plenty of feedback from the drivers in the Template Body Late Model Division about that choice.  After a meeting that lasted several hours, the drivers respectfully discussed the change and provided positive feedback on it.  After...

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2020 Payouts for Galesburg Speedway

Payouts for Galesburg Speedway weekly race nights have been posted.  This season's feature payouts and start money were increased substantially for the Burg Stocks ($130 to Win, $55 to Start), Outlaw Front Wheel Drives ($225 to Win, $75 to Start) and Street Stocks ($500 to Win, $135 to Start). ...

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Galesburg Speedway 2020 Schedule of Events

The 2020 schedule of events has been announced, marking the 74th year of racing at Galesburg Speedway, making it Michigan's oldest active race track.  This year at the famed quarter mile semi banked oval is full of new and exciting events.  This season will be highlighted by the four...

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