From the Desk of Piston

Mentor Native Having Success In USAC

Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 3:44pm Written by:

While he is not racing at Lake County Speedway this Saturday, he is one of the top drivers in the series out West.  Ricky Bowers was born in Euclid and has spent most of his life in Lake County.   That all changed in 2010 when he was given the opportunity to drive for Ron Sutton’s […]

Reynolds Holds on for First Win

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 5:44pm Written by:

It had been two weeks, although it felt like forever, since Lake County Speedway had hosted NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing.  Drivers were back in action and starting the second half of their season.  Fans were coming back not only for the return of racing to the smallest track in NASCAR, but the fan favorite […]

Skufca and Dunham Notch First Wins

Monday, June 25, 2012 at 1:58pm Written by:

This past Saturday marked the end of the first half of the season.  It was also the last weekend of NASCAR Whelen All-American series racing until July 14th, when our first half season champions will be crowned and also our first of two Trailer Figure Eight races will be held.  Cannot forget, it is also […]

March and Bates Outrun the Field

Monday, June 18, 2012 at 2:04pm Written by:

It was another nice weekend for racing on Saturday in Lake County.  We are seven weeks into the racing season and this Saturday was the first that no track records were broken.  In all, fourteen track records have been set this season, by nine different drivers, in six divisions.  Eight of those have come from […]

Horst Pulls Out Second Straight Win

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 2:12pm Written by:

One can be certain that summer is here now, after the ninety degree temperatures this weekend.  The high temps and the recent track cleaning were enough to slow down the cars, most at least, on Saturday.  It has been a year for speed and broken track records.  Those that were here for qualifying witnessed the Figure […]

Roberts and March Capture Wins

Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 2:28pm Written by:

Weather more suited for late March greeted the ARCA Truck series as they made their return to the smallest track on their 2012 schedule.  Twelve trucks made up the field for the Lincoln Electric 100 presented by Bowden Manufacturing.  Danny Jackson broke the track record, previously held by 2011 ARCA truck champion Paul Hahn, putting […]

This Weekend: Heroes Night, Celebrating Local Heroes

Friday, June 1, 2012 at 3:05pm Written by:

The definition of the word hero is ‘a man admired for his achievements or noble qualities’ or ‘one who shows great courage’.  Everyone has their own hero, or heroes, that they look up to.  As kids we admired athletes and saw them as a hero due to their athletic abilities and feats on the field.  We admired them […]

Lawson and Way Win Big

Friday, June 1, 2012 at 10:18am Written by:

Monday May 28th marked the second Memorial Day street stock invitational.  This year modifieds were added to the raceday lineup to make for more exciting racing on Memorial Day.  Cars from around the Northeast Ohio area came to take part in the ‘Shootout by the Shore 150’ street stock race and also the ‘Memorial 75’ […]

Reed Wins Three Straight In Figure Eight

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 3:25pm Written by:

It was a warm Memorial Day weekend, but it did not keep the fans and drivers away.  Those that braved the heat and spent their evening at the track were treated to great racing in every division and undoubtedly one of the more exciting Parking Lot Drag races in years!  Winning the first parking lot […]

Goldy and Lawson Take Their First Wins

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 11:17am Written by:

Great weather made for the evening perfect.  Fans were treated to half priced tickets, dollar hot dogs, numerous prizes and giveaways, and some great racing.  There was also a full field for the Kids Big Wheel races, as over thirty kids took to the track during intermission to participate. Spee-D-Metals Limited Late Models Division Billy Roberts set fast time for the […]

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