Winners Circle Sees Some New Faces

The Punta Gorda Speedway put on a great night of racing action for the great fans that continue to support the track. Even a visit from NBC 2, to find out what the future is for the speedway and the see the many supporters it has.
T.Q Midgets took to the track first and ran for twenty five laps with young Chris Gimmler holding off the cars from start to finish. Mike Belusar tried to get by Gimmler several times even putting the cross over move on him once but washed…

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Smith Wins Big at Punta Gorda Speedway

The Legends cars were the first class up at the Punta Gorda Speedway that had a packed house that came to see a full night of great racing action. Tony Steinbuck sat on the pole and led start to finish challenged by second place finisher Mike Verhaagh. David Patterson of Port Charlotte came in third.
Rookie Trucks came out for twenty five laps and from the drop of the green, you could not tell they were young rookie drivers. Travis Miller jumped out front to lead and was chased by James…

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Jan 26th Racing Action at PGS

JAN 26TH – LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN – DOUBLE POINTS, STREET STOCK -DOUBLE POINTS, 35 LAPS, OPEN WHEEL MODIFIEDS DOUBLE POINTS, COWBOY CADILLACS -DOUBLE POINT’S 30 LAPS, ROAD WARRIORS DOUBLE POINTS 35 LAPS, PRO 4 REG POINTS
FRONT GATE: OPENS AT 5:00 PM, RACING STARTS AT 6:30 PM
ADULTS: $12.00
SENIORS: $10.00
CHILDREN: 12 AND UNDER FREE
PIT GATE:
OPENS AT 1:30 PM
OPEN PRACTICE 3:30 PM 5:15PM
DRIVER MEETING 5:45 PM
QUALIFYING 6:15 PM
RACING 6:30 PM
HEATS AND TROPHY DASH
PARADE LAP AND INVOCATION 7:15 PM
We have great food at our concession with our signature Giant pork tenderloin sandwich and fried bologna and…

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Save our Speedway Night at Punta Gorda Speedway

The mom’s of some drivers were on hand tonight with petitions to save the Punta Gorda Speedway. They walked through the pits and met everyone that came through the front gates and it looked as if everyone was eager to sign on the dotted line. This is more than just a racetrack, owner Kevin Wilimas brought the track back to something everyone is proud of, clean, safe and fun for the entire family. Punta Gorda Speedway has loyal fans, drivers, crews and employees that call the speedway their home track…

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Josh Williams Wins Big Pro Truck Race

It was called Family Fun Night at Punta Gorda Speedway, were speedway owner Kevin Williams prides himself on making his race track fun for the entire family. There were some fun races on tap for the night but also some big races for the Pro Trucks and Late Model Sportsman. It’s all about having a clean, safe and fun place to take the entire family on a Saturday night that’s also affordable.
It was features only, and the first class to take to the track was the Rookie Trucks were the…

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Family Fun Night at Punta Gorda Speedway

January 5th racing schedule has been change to the following only:
LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN MAKE-UP RACE
PRO TRUCK 75 LAPS 1200 TO WIN ,ROOKIE TRUCK,
COWBOY CADILLACS 30 LAPS =15 right 15 left,
ROAD WARRIORS 30 LAPS =15 right 15 left,
PRO 4 30 LAPS =15 right 15 left,
ROAD WARRIOR 40 LAP switch off race 20 laps Men,20 Laps lady�s
either one can start first,
PRO 4 15 LAPS Flag Pole race
ALL 30 lappers pay 300 to win
Lady’s and Men’s switch off pays 400 to win,
Flag Pole Race Pays 200 to win
Let’s all end this controversial year…

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Shelnut Knows How to Get it Done with Four in a Row

With a full night of racing on tap at the Punta Gorda Speedway and fun things for the kids, the fans and kids were not disappointed. Right before the features started was the parade lap, speedway owner Kevin Williams had a special guest he drove around the track, Mr and Mrs Claus.
While Jr Fan Club leader Jessica had the kids club all making their own Christmas Ornaments to take home and hang on their trees.
The night started off with the Cowboy Cadillacs that always put on a good show and…

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December 15th Racing Action for Punta Gorda Speedway

PUNTA GORDA SPEEDWAY  DEC15th- SUPER LATE MODEL ELITE SERIES 100 RACE #9, STREET STOCK, LEGENDS, BANDOS, ROAD WARRIOR, PRO 4, COWBOY CADILLAC AND TQ MIDGETS.  Jr. Fan Club kids will be working on Christmas crafts this weekend
FRONT GATE:
OPENS AT 5:00 PM
RACING STARTS AT 6:30 PM
ADULTS: $12.00
SENIORS: $10.00
CHILDREN: 12 AND UNDER FREE
PIT GATE:
OPENS AT 1:30 PM
OPEN PRACTICE 3:30 PM 5:15PM
DRIVER MEETING 5:45 PM
QUALIFYING 6:15 PM
RACING 6:30 PM
HEATS AND TROPHY DASH
PARADE LAP AND INVOCATION 7:15 PM
We have great food at our concession with our signature Giant pork tenderloin sandwich and fried bologna and…

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Punta Gorda Speedway December 8th Racing Action Preview

DEC 8th- LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN RETURN, PRO TRUCK, ROOKIE TRUCK, PRO4, COWBOY CADILLACS, AND ROAD WARRIORS

Recap of 12-1-2012 racing
Visit our website for all information, story, results and photos at www.puntagordaspeedway.com.  Updated schedule for the remainder of the 2012 points season at http://puntagordaspeedway.com/?page_id=992
FRONT GATE:
OPENS AT 5:00 PM
RACING STARTS AT 6:30 PM
ADULTS: $12.00
SENIORS: $10.00
CHILDREN: 12 AND UNDER FREE
PIT GATE:
OPENS AT 1:30 PM
OPEN PRACTICE 3:30 PM 5:15PM
DRIVER MEETING 5:45 PM
QUALIFYING 6:15 PM
RACING 6:30 PM
HEATS AND TROPHY DASH
PARADE LAP AND INVOCATION 7:15 PM
We have great food at our concession with our signature Giant pork tenderloin sandwich and fried bologna and cheese…

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L.B. Skaggs Wins Open Wheel Modified Race

Fans were not disappointed with the full night of racing action at the Punta Gorda Speedway, they saw flips, spins, wrecks and tempers flared.
The first feature up was the Perfect Pest Control Pro 4 were Kris “ the Man” Bridges jumped into the lead on lap two. While Paul Richards Jr worked his way through the field, trying to keep his winning streak alive, other drivers were trying to break that streak and take the win. Bridges had a fast car running as the leader, while Skyler Null was hooked…

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