Press Release


Saturday Night Event Pays $10,000 to the Winner; Closes Out Historic Ohio Sprint Speedweek

June23-Oct8cROSSBURG, Ohio (March 9, 2016) – Eldora Speedway officials announced today the NKTelco Speedweek Classic originally scheduled for Thursday, June 23, 2016 will shift to Saturday, June 25, 2016.  The race will pay $10,000-to-win as the finale of historic Cometic Gasket Ohio Sprint Speedweek.

Eldora’s ample campgrounds will be available to all Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions drivers, teams and fans as a work and rest area on the grueling week’s scheduled day off on Thursday, June 23 (available as a rain date for the six speedways hosting events in succession) before heading to Limaland Motorsports Park on Friday, June 24.


Updated 2016 Eldora Speedway Schedule

    Download an updated 2016 printable PDF schedule with ticket prices at the link below.
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Tickets already in hand and VIP Suites will be honored as printed.  No exchange is necessary.

The event has a scheduled rain date of Sunday, June 26 in case of postponement.

All ticket, camping and suite orders can be placed at, by phone at (937) 338-3815 or at the box office at the race track.

About Eldora Speedway:
Since carved from a cornfield in the natural amphitheater that existed between the Eldora Ballroom and the Wabash River by bandleader Earl Baltes in 1954, Eldora Speedway has grown to be a frontrunner in motorsports growth and stability. Baltes chose to sell the legendary high-banked clay oval to motorsports entrepreneur and NASCAR, IndyCar and USAC champion Tony Stewart in 2004.  Celebrating its 63nd season in 2016, Eldora hosts the biggest events in short-track racing including the 22nd annual Dirt Late Model Dream by Ferris Mowers; the 33rd annual Kings Royal Weekend; the fourth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on dirt; and the 46th annual World 100. The complete schedule for Eldora’s 63rd consecutive season, including ticket and campsite information, is available at and can be requested by phone at (937) 338-3815. Fans can get behind-the-scenes access of Eldora Speedway by following @EldoraSpeedway on Twitter, hitting ‘Like’ at and on The Eldora Speedway app for the iPhone, iPad and Android is available for free download via iTunes and Google Play.