Michigan State Fairgrounds

YEARS OF OPERATION KEY:
/ c = circa (about) / cn = cancelled / E = early / L = late / M = mid / r = ran / s = scheduled to run / z = ran karts, motorcycles, or other motorsport /
Detroit
MichiganUSA
at 8 Mile Rd+Woodward
lat: +42.4441 lng: -83.1133


Michigan State Fair Coliseum 18735 a
aka: Detroit Coliseum
1/8 mi. indoor concrete ovalr4/10/1999, 3/8/2003 inactive


Michigan State Fairgrounds 18735 c

1/2 mi.  dirt ovalr1965-66 defunct
now fair parking


Michigan State Fairgrounds 18735 d

1/4 mi.  dirt ovalr1965-66 defunct
now fair parking


Michigan State Fairgrounds 18735 e
aka: Detroit Fairgrounds
1 mi.  dirt ovalr1899-c1941, 46-62 defunct
first ever IMCA race (5/30/1915)


Michigan State Fair Coliseum 18735 b
aka: Detroit Coliseum
1/7 mi. indoor dirt ovalr3/15/1935-37, 39-4/18/42 defunct


TRACK CHAMPIONS

1935 Detroit Coliseum Midget Ronney Householder
1936-37 Michigan State Fair Coliseum Midget Art Hartsfeld

RACES

Michigan State Fairgrounds
1 1899-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
2 1900-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
3 1901-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
4 1902-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
5 1903-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
6 1904-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
7 1905-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
8 1906-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
9 1907-06-21 track 'e' 24 hrs.
1-Frank Kulick/Bert Lorimer, 2-Herbert Lytle/Lohse, 3-Charles Coey
or Grosse Pointe; 6/21-6/22; 1135 laps; 8 finishers
Michigan State Fairgrounds
10 1908-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
11 1909-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
12 1910-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
13 1911-00-00 track 'a'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
14 1912-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
15 1913-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
16 1914-09-07 track 'e'
1-Lou Disbrow
Michigan State Fairgrounds
17 1915-05-31 track 'e' IMCA
1-Bill Endicott
Michigan State Fairgrounds
18 1916-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
19 1917-05-30 track 'e' IMCA
1-Fred Horey
Michigan State Fairgrounds
20 1917-07-04 track 'e' IMCA
1-Ralph DePalma
25 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
21 1918-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
22 1919-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
23 1924-08-30 track 'e' IMCA
1-Lou Disbrow
Michigan State Fairgrounds
24 1924-08-31 track 'e' IMCA
Michigan State Fairgrounds
25 1925-07-05 track 'e' IMCA
1-Les Allen
150 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
26 1925-09-07 track 'e'
Michigan State Fairgrounds
27 1926-06-27 track 'e' AAA
1-Frank Lockhart, 2-Cliff Woodbury, 3-Elvin Ross
100 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
28 1926-09-11 track 'e' AAA
1-Frank Lockhart, 2-Leon Duray
Michigan State Fairgrounds
29 1926-10-24 track 'e' AAA
1-Sam Ross
or 10/31; 100 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
30 1927-06-05 track 'e' AAA
1-Frank Lockhart, 2-Cliff Woodbury, 3-Ira Vail, 4-Bruce Miller, 5-Shorty Cantlon
100 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
31 1927-07-31 track 'e' AAA
1-Cliff Woodbury
100 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
32 1927-07-31 track 'e' AAA
1-Dutch Baumann
50 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
33 1927-10-16 track 'e' AAA
1-Cliff Woodbury
50 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
34 1927-10-16 track 'e' AAA
1-Cliff Woodbury
50 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
35 1927-10-16 track 'e' AAA
1-George Souders
25 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
36 1928-06-03 track 'e' AAA
1-Cliff Woodbury
Michigan State Fairgrounds
37 1928-06-10 track 'e' AAA
1-Bruce Miller
50 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
38 1928-06-10 track 'e' AAA National Championship
1-Ray Keech, 2-Fred Frame, 3-Lou Moore, 4-Bill Spence, 5-Howard Taylor
100 laps; 14 starters/5 finishers
Michigan State Fairgrounds
39 1928-07-15 track 'e' AAA
1-Howard Taylor, 2-Buddy Marr
100 laps; 2 finishers
Michigan State Fairgrounds
40 1928-09-08 track 'e' AAA
1-Chet Gardner
25 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
41 1929-06-09 track 'e' AAA National Championship
1-Cliff Woodbury, 2-Louis Meyer, 3-Lou Moore, 4-Russ Snowberger, 5-Wilbur Shaw, 6-Bob Robinson
100 laps; 14 starters/10 finishers
Michigan State Fairgrounds
42 1929-09-07 track 'e' AAA
1-Shorty Cantlon
25 laps
Michigan State Fairgrounds
43 1930-00-00 track 'e'
1-Billy Arnold
Michigan State Fairgrounds
44 1930-06-09 track 'e' AAA National Championship
1-Wilbur Shaw, 2-Russ Snowberger, 3-Bill Cummings, 4-Ernie Triplett, 5-Chet Miller, 6-Luther Johnson
100 laps; 14 starters/6 finishers
Michigan State Fairgrounds
45 1931-06-14 track 'e' AAA National Championship
1-Lou Meyer, 2-Ernie Triplett, 3-Bill Cummings, 4-Ralph Hepburn, 5-Sam Ross, 6-Francis Quinn
100 laps; 14 starters/11 finishers
Michigan State Fairgrounds
46 1932-06-05 track 'e' AAA National Championship
1-Bob Carey, 2-Howdy Wilcox II, 3-Fred Frame, 4-Stubby Stubblefield, 5-Sam Ross, 6-Russ Snowberger
83 laps; 14 starters/9 finishers; rain shortened
Michigan State Fairgrounds
47 1932-09-10 track 'e' AAA National Championship
1-Mauri Rose, 2-Bill Cummings, 3-Al Miller, 4-Al Gordon, 5-Russ Snowberger, 6-Bryan Saulpaugh
100 laps; 14 starters/9 finishers
Michigan State Fairgrounds
48 1933-06-11 track 'e' AAA National Championship
1-Bill Cummings, 2-Mauri Rose, 3-Lou Moore, 4-Deacon Litz/Stubby Stubblefield, 5-Joe Russo, 6-Kelly Petillo
100 laps; 14 starters/10 finishers
Detroit Coliseum
49 1935-03-15 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
50 1935-03-22 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
51 1935-03-30 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
52 1935-04-06 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Tony Willman
Detroit Coliseum
53 1935-04-13 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Tudy Marchese
Detroit Coliseum
54 1935-04-20 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
55 1935-04-27 track 'b' MCRA midgets
Detroit Coliseum
56 1935-05-04 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Harry McQuinn
Detroit Coliseum
57 1935-05-11 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Tony Willman
Detroit Coliseum
58 1935-05-18 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
59 1935-10-26 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Pat Warren
Detroit Coliseum
60 1935-11-02 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
61 1935-11-06 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Paul Russo
Detroit Coliseum
62 1935-11-09 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
63 1935-11-13 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
64 1935-11-16 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Detroit Coliseum
65 1935-11-20 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Gene Haustein
Detroit Coliseum
66 1935-11-23 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Curly Mills
Detroit Coliseum
67 1935-11-30 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Curly Mills
Detroit Coliseum
68 1935-12-07 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Curly Mills
Detroit Coliseum
69 1935-12-14 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Curly Mills
Detroit Coliseum
70 1935-12-21 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Curly Mills
Detroit Coliseum
71 1935-12-28 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Curly Mills
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
72 1936-01-04 track 'b' midgets
1-Curly Mills
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
73 1936-01-11 track 'b' midgets
1-Jimmy Snyder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
74 1936-01-18 track 'b' midgets
1-Jimmy Snyder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
75 1936-01-25 track 'b' midgets
1-Pat Warren
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
76 1936-02-22 track 'b' midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
77 1936-02-29 track 'b' midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
78 1936-03-07 track 'b' midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
79 1936-03-14 track 'b' midgets
1-Harry McQuinn
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
80 1936-03-21 track 'b' midgets
1-Jimmy Snyder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
81 1936-03-28 track 'b' midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
82 1936-04-04 track 'b' midgets
1-Curly Mills
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
83 1936-04-11 track 'b' midgets
1-Harry McQuinn
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
84 1936-04-18 track 'b' midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
85 1936-04-18 track 'b' midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
86 1936-04-25 track 'b' midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fairgrounds
87 1936-09-19 track 'e' AAA sprints
1-Frank Beeder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
88 1936-12-19 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
89 1936-12-26 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Jimmy Snyder
Michigan State Fairgrounds
90 1937-00-00 track 'e'
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
91 1937-01-02 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Jimmy Snyder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
92 1937-01-09 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Art Hartsfeld
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
93 1937-01-16 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Art Hartsfeld
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
94 1937-01-23 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Marshall Lewis
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
95 1937-02-20 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Marshall Lewis
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
96 1937-02-27 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Tony Willman
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
97 1937-03-06 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
98 1937-03-13 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
99 1937-03-20 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
100 1937-03-27 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
101 1937-04-03 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Art Hartsfeld
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
102 1937-04-10 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
103 1937-04-17 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Jimmy Snyder
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
104 1937-04-24 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Emil Andres
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
105 1937-05-01 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Wally Zale
Michigan State Fair Coliseum
106 1937-05-08 track 'b' MARA midgets
1-Doc Shanebrook
60 laps