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Speedway Park

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Stoney Creek, ON

Years in Operation: 1961-75

Name History:
Speedway Park (1961-74)
Satellite Speedway (1975)

Track Configurations:
1/3 mile dirt oval (1961-1970)
1/3 mile paved oval (1971-1975)

Status
Closed

Notes:
  • Original owners were Ken Kavanagh, Bill Russell, John Marino and George Cullen

  • In April of 1971 the track was sold to a group consisting of Perc Allen, Andrew Sherwood, Bill Tremholme, Reg Porcelli, George Porcelli and George McEneny

  • Harold Woodgate was President

  • The new owners immediately paved the track with widened corners

  • The spectator walking areas were also paved

  • Switched to Saturday night for 1972 (previously had been Friday night)