Lakeside Speedway opens 2018 with Town, Heeter, Smith, Mercer, Shields, Jewett in victory lane
The 2018 season began Friday under cool and grey skies, but fans and drivers bundled up and strapped in for the first night of competition with 85 drivers in six divisions.  read more

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Lakeside Speedway season opener presented by Tompkins Industries fires up Friday
A lack of dirt-racing events throughout the region has left drivers and fans chomping at the bit to hit the track for a night of competition. However, this will change on Friday when the Fountain City comes to life with the roar of race engines for the Lakeside Speedway Tompkins Industries, Inc.  … read more

Prime Racing Products announces heat race sponsorship for Lakeside Speedway drivers
Attention Lakeside Speedway drivers! It’s an exciting time of year. Finally, we get to see all of our hard work from the winter put into action. We are honored to continue to be a part of the racing circle and appreciate the opportunity to serve you, the racer. This season Prime Rac … read more

Lakeside Speedway 2018 race season begins with Wednesday practice and Friday racing!
Despite a recent string of lingering wintry weather, action is set to resume at Lakeside Speedway for the 64th season of competition at the oldest sporting venue in Kansas City when drivers return for the only pre-season practice session of the year on Wednesday, April 11th. The pit area will open a … read more

Races, practices canceled for this week
Due to the weather and the cold temperatures coming in, the USRA Frost Buster for this weekend has been canceled and will not be rescheduled. Lakeside Speedway has canceled the practices scheduled for Wednesday, April 4, and Saturday April 7. We will hold a practice on Wednesday, April 11. The pit g … read more

Don Burlington will be missed by racers and fans
Lakeside Speedway sends thoughts and prayers to the Burlington family. We have lost a dear friend of racing. Don will be missed by all. Although you cannot hear his voice or see his smile no more, he walks beside you still just as he did before, He listens to your stories and he wipes away your  … read more

Open practice Wednesday April 4th at Lakeside Speedway
Lakeside Speedway will hold an open practice on Wednesday, April 4. The pit gate opens at 4 p.m. with practice until 9 p.m. Pit passes are $20. Grandstands are free. See you there! … read more

Hall-of-Famer Gary C. Ainsworth passes away
Lakeside Speedway is saddened to hear of the passing of 2017 Hall of Fame inductee Gary C. Ainsworth. We send our deepest condolences to the Ainsworth family and will keep the entire Ainsworth family in our thoughts and prayers through this difficult time. GARY C AINSWORTH Gary C. Ainsworth ha … read more
Lakeside Speedway Factory Stocks, Grand Nationals, E Mods 4/20/18
Flag-to-flag video coverage of the Factory Stock, Grand Nationals and E-Mod main events at the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., on Friday, April 20, 2018.… watch video

Lakeside Speedway | USRA Modifieds, USRA Stock Cars, USRA B-Mods 4/20/18
Flag-to-flag video coverage of the USRA Modified, USRA Stock Car and USRA B-Mod main events at the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., on Friday, April 20, 2018.… watch video

How American Racer tires are made
You know those round, rubber things on your car that make you go around? Well, have you ever seen a green tire before? Watch the video and see the incredible transformation of an American Racer racing tire during the curing process to give the tire i… watch video

Photo Gallery: Tomkins Industries Season Opener 4/20/18