Grand Rapids Speedrome

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 /
Comstock Parknr. Grand RapidsMichiganUSA
at the Kent County Fairgrounds, N of Grand Rapids


Grand Rapids Speedrome 18778 a

1/2 mi.  paved ovalr6/13/1964-7/30/66 defunct


Grand Rapids Speedrome 18778 b

1/5 mi.  paved ovalr1957-63 defunct


Grand Rapids Speedrome 18778 c
aka: Grand River Speedway
1/2 mi.  dirt ovalr6/13/1950-56 defunct


Grand Rapids Speedrome 18778 d
aka: Grand River Speedway
1/5 mi.  dirt ovalr6/13/1950-56 defunct


West Michigan State Fairgrounds 18778 e
aka: Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
1.12 mi.  dirt ovalr9/26/1903-37 defunct


TRACK CHAMPIONS

RACES

Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
1 1903-09-26 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
2 1904-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
3 1905-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
4 1906-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
5 1907-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
6 1908-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
7 1909-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
8 1909-07-23 track 'e' AAA
1-Louis Chevrolet
50 laps
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
9 1910-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
10 1911-06-18 track 'e'
1-Bob Burman
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
11 1912-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
12 1913-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
13 1914-10-04 track 'e' AAA
1-Teddy Tetzlaff
50 laps
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
14 1915-09-24 track 'e' IMCA
1-Joe Murchio
day race
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
15 1915-09-24 track 'e' IMCA
1-Billy Tidmarsh
night race
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
16 1915-09-25 track 'e' IMCA
1-Billy Tidmarsh
day race (night race rained out)
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
17 1916-07-08 track 'e' AAA stock
1-Ora Haibe
100 laps
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
18 1916-07-09 track 'e' AAA
1-Ora Haibe
25 laps
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
19 1916-09-19 track 'e' IMCA
1-George Clark
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
20 1917-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
21 1918-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
22 1919-00-00 track 'e'
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
23 1926-07-11 track 'e' AAA
1-Sam Ross
50 laps
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
24 1934-10-02 track 'e' sprints
1-Frank Paprika
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
25 1935-08-10 track 'e' sprints
1-Buddy Callaway
Grand Rapids Fairgrounds
26 1935-08-11 track 'e' sprints
1-Fred Moebs
West Michigan State Fairgrounds
27 1936-00-00 track 'e'
West Michigan State Fairgrounds
28 1937-12-12 track 'e' sprints
1-Buzz Mendenhall