MOTHER NATURE WINS IN THE END BUT FOUR FRESH FACES STILL GRACE VICTORY LANE AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

It looked like Auburndale Speedway was going to miss the rain that built up in the distance just after racing began but a light drizzle began to fall around
8:30 pm and with the precipitation expected to last a bit longer, coupled with very high humidity that would have made it difficult to dry the track, track officials canceled the remainder of the program after four features had been run. The Street Stocks, Mod Minis and Figure-8 cars would fall victim to the wet stuff, though.
As stated previously, four classes did…

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SPRING DOES HIS THING AGAIN IN SSCS MOD MINIS AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

Auburndale Speedway finally got around to beating Mother Nature Saturday night as the track celebrated Father’s Day through the courtesy of Max 98.3 Radio as all dads got $5 off their general admission.  The skies were dark all around the speedway and a light drizzle began to fall around 6 pm.  However, the heavy rain moved well to the north and the track was easily dried in time to get things under way at the scheduled start time of 7 pm.
Headlining the show for the night were the Sunshine State…

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97.5 FM JUNE JAM TWIN 50’S FOR PRO TRUCKS AND SPORTSMAN SET FOR SATURDAY NIGHT AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

After a rain out last week Auburndale Speedway will return to action Saturday evening with a pair of 50-lap races for the Sunshine State Challenge Series (SSCS) Sportsman cars and the Pro Trucks. The “June Jam Twin-50s” are being presented by WPCV 97 Country radio. Also on the card will be the Mod Minis, Q Auto & Injury Attorneys Mini Stocks and Scramblers. The Speedway Concession Stand will be featuring a special fried bologna sandwich for just $4 while supplies last.
The Sportsman cars will be led again by SSCS Sportsman…

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PRO TRUCKS HEADLINE HARVEST MEAT MARKETS ARMED FORCES NIGHT AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

Some great racing is on tap for this Saturday night as Harvest Meat Markets and owners Ed and Anita Kirkland are sponsoring Armed Forces Night at Auburndale Speedway. Members of the Armed Forces, both past and present, in attendance will be recognized and all current military members as well as veterans will receive $5 off their general admission simply by showing their ID card.
The big race of the night will be for the Sunshine State Challenge Series
(SSCS) Pro Trucks who will duke it out for 50 laps. Also on tap…

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KELLY AGAIN IN SSCS PRO TRUCKS – ROLAND SURPRISES IN SPORTSMAN AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

The fields of cars weren’t huge but race fans got to see some awesome racing and close finishes on a windy, smoky Saturday night courtesy of huge brush fires burning to the west of the Polk County area. It was also Cinco De Mayo night and each race winner recieved a designer sombrero.
The Sunshine State Challenge Series Pro Trucks were back in town and a decent field signed in with quick time going to Myakka City driver Tommy Kelly at
14.483 seconds while Lakeland’s Cody McDuffie was second fastest at 14.615…

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TWIN SSCS WINS FOR TODD AND ELKINS AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

For the second time this season Auburndale Speedway hosted twin 50-lap events for the Sunshine State Challenge Series Open Wheel Modifieds and Street Stocks along with celebrating the Easter weekend with a huge Easter egg “bash” and prizes for the kids including bicycles and nearly 50 Easter baskets donated by the drivers, race teams/sponsors and fans.
Polk City’s Josh Todd, who had a stellar 2016 season driving a Modified for Dick Anderson before Anderson sold the car late in the year, was back with his old team and they had a…

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EASTER BASH AND SSCS DOUBLEHEADER SATURDAY NIGHT AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

After two weeks away from stock car racing action due to the Night of Destruction and the time needed to clean up after it, Auburndale Speedway gets it’s season into high gear starting this Saturday night.  The Sunshine State Challenge Series has a pair of 50-lap contests on tap for the Open Wheel Modifieds and the Street Stocks plus the Mini Stocks and Scramblers will also see action.
Along with the racing, there will be a huge “Easter Bash.”  This big Easter egg and prize hunt will take place at intermission…

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SSCS DOUBLEHEADER FOR SPORTSMAN AND PRO TRUCKS THIS SUNDAY AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

Auburndale Speedway has a pair of 50-lap races for the Sunshine State Challenge Series (SSCS) this Sunday afternoon as the Sportsman cars and the Pro Trucks will duke it out at “The Bullring.”  Also on the card will be the
V-8 Bombers, Mod Minis, Mini Stocks, Scramblers and Mini Cup cars.
The Sportsman cars will be led by the likes of 2016 DeSoto Speedway champion Brooke Storer, Devin McLeod, James Wright III and Aaron Williamson who will be behind the wheel of the potent machine fielded by Chad and Collin Allman.  The…

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AARON HOLMES NOT TO BE DENIED IN V-8 BOMBERS AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

It was the V-8 Bomber class headlining the action Saturday night at Auburndale Speedway and the drivers would not disappoint as they put on a great show for a nice crowd on a cool, clear, yet comfortable evening.
It would be Kyle Peters topping the 14 car field in time trials with a lap of
16.377 seconds. Peters, making his first start of 2017 in his ultra-fast Camaro, was just a bit faster than James Wright III who turned in a lap of
16.503 and Carl Thompson, Jr. who tripped the clocks at…

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TYLER SIMPSON “DARN GOOD” IN SSCS MOD MINIS AT AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY

Week number two of Auburndale Speedway’s Winter Sunday racing series saw much warmer weather than on the opening Sunday last week and plenty of great racing action as it was “DARN Day at the Races” with fans getting the opportunity to support DARN that helps raise awareness of farming and agriculture to the youth in Central Florida through various programs along with supporting local school’s FFA and 4-H programs. It was such a warm day that several fans came up with a new month for Florida – “Januly.”
The headlining event…

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