Motor City Speedway

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 13801 8 Mile Rd, nr. Schoenherr Rd
lat: +42.4502 lng: -82.9857


Motor City Speedway 18799 a

1/4 mi.  paved ovalr5/13/1953-9/20/58 defunct


Motor City Speedway 18799 b
aka: Zeiter Midget Speedway, VFW Speedway
1/4 mi.  dirt ovalr5/31/1936-42, 46-5/11/53 defunct


Zeiter Motor Speedway 18799 c
aka: Detroit Motor Speedway, VFW Speedway, New Detroit Motor Speedway, 8 Mile Road Speedway
1/2 mi.  dirt ovalr10/2/1932-10/9/38 defunct
(1932 [Bob Carey])


TRACK CHAMPIONS

1935 VFW Speedway Sprint Glen Myers
Final Standings:1-Glen Myers
1936 VFW Speedway Midget Bill Warner
Final Standings:1-Bill Warner
1937 Zeiter Midget Speedway Midget Howard Dauphin
Final Standings:1-Howard Dauphin
1938 Zeiter Midget Speedway Midget Howard Dauphin
Final Standings:1-Howard Dauphin
1939 Motor City Speedway Midget Eddie Ostwick
Final Standings:1-Eddie Ostwick

RACES

VFW Speedway
1 1932-10-02 track 'c'
1-Bob Carey
VFW Speedway
2 1932-10-09 track 'c'
1-Bob Carey
VFW Speedway
3 1932-10-16 track 'c'
1-Bob Carey
VFW Speedway
4 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glenn Myers
VFW Speedway
5 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glenn Myers
VFW Speedway
6 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glenn Myers
VFW Speedway
7 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glenn Myers
VFW Speedway
8 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Windy Jennings
VFW Speedway
9 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Windy Jennings
VFW Speedway
10 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Henry Banks
VFW Speedway
11 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Carmi Frazzini
VFW Speedway
12 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Ray Campbell
VFW Speedway
13 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bud Henderson
VFW Speedway
14 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Owen Granger
VFW Speedway
15 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Emil Andres
VFW Speedway
16 1933-00-00 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bill Chittum
VFW Speedway
17 1933-05-21 track 'c' AAA sprints
1-Mauri Rose
VFW Speedway
18 1933-07-04 track 'c' AAA sprints
1-Al Miller
VFW Speedway
19 1933-07-04 track 'c' AAA sprints
1-Ira Hall
VFW Speedway
20 1933-08-13 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bill Mitchell
VFW Speedway
21 1933-09-24 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Windy Jennings
VFW Speedway
22 1933-10-01 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Windy Jennings
VFW Speedway
23 1933-10-15 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Windy Jennings
VFW Speedway
24 1934-05-06 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bert Karnatz
VFW Speedway
25 1934-05-20 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bert Karnatz
VFW Speedway
26 1934-05-27 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bert Karnatz
VFW Speedway
27 1934-06-03 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bert Karnatz
VFW Speedway
28 1934-06-10 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bert Karnatz
VFW Speedway
29 1934-06-17 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Bert Karnatz
VFW Speedway
30 1934-06-24 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Carmie Frazzini
VFW Speedway
31 1934-07-01 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Windy Jennings
VFW Speedway
32 1934-07-08 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Windy Jennings
VFW Speedway
33 1934-07-15 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Johnny Wohlfeil
VFW Speedway
34 1934-07-22 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Windy Jennings
VFW Speedway
35 1934-08-19 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
VFW Speedway
36 1934-08-26 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
VFW Speedway
37 1934-09-02 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
VFW Speedway
38 1934-09-09 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Ray Campbell
VFW Speedway
39 1934-09-16 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Cliff Miller
VFW Speedway
40 1934-09-23 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Ray Campbell
VFW Speedway
41 1934-09-30 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
VFW Speedway
42 1934-10-07 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Carmie Frazzini
VFW Speedway
43 1934-10-14 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
100 laps
VFW Speedway
44 1935-04-28 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
50 laps
VFW Speedway
45 1935-05-19 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-John Wohlfeil
VFW Speedway
46 1935-06-09 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
VFW Speedway
47 1935-06-30 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-John Wohlfeil
VFW Speedway
48 1935-07-07 track 'c' MCRA sprints
VFW Speedway
49 1935-07-14 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-John Wohlfeil
VFW Speedway
50 1935-07-21 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
100 laps
VFW Speedway
51 1935-09-02 track 'c' midgets
1-Gil Guthrie
200 laps
VFW Speedway
52 1935-09-15 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
VFW Speedway
53 1935-09-15 track 'c' midgets
1-Glen Myers
100 laps
VFW Speedway
54 1935-09-22 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Fred Moebs
VFW Speedway
55 1935-10-06 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Glen Myers
VFW Speedway
56 1935-10-06 track 'c' midgets
1-Roy Richter
VFW Speedway
57 1935-10-13 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Red Campbell
100 laps
VFW Speedway
58 1936-05-10 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Johnny Wohlfeil
50 laps
VFW Speedway
59 1936-05-17 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Charley Rogers
50 laps
VFW Speedway
60 1936-05-24 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Fred Moebs
75 laps
VFW Speedway
61 1936-05-31 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Leonard VanVliet
VFW Speedway
62 1936-05-31 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Everett Saylor
VFW Speedway
63 1936-06-07 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
64 1936-06-13 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
VFW Speedway
65 1936-06-14 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
VFW Speedway
66 1936-06-20 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Art Hartsfeld
VFW Speedway
67 1936-06-21 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
VFW Speedway
68 1936-06-27 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Art Hartsfeld
VFW Speedway
69 1936-06-30 track 'b' MCRA midgets
VFW Speedway
70 1936-07-07 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Charley Rogers
VFW Speedway
71 1936-07-14 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
72 1936-07-17 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Gail Lanker
VFW Speedway
73 1936-07-21 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Gene Haustein
VFW Speedway
74 1936-07-24 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Jimmy Kneisley
50 laps
VFW Speedway
75 1936-07-28 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Charley Rogers
VFW Speedway
76 1936-07-31 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Howard Cox
VFW Speedway
77 1936-08-04 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
78 1936-08-07 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
79 1936-08-11 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
80 1936-08-14 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
81 1936-08-18 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
50 laps
VFW Speedway
82 1936-08-21 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
83 1936-09-01 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Henry Banks
VFW Speedway
84 1936-09-04 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
85 1936-09-08 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
86 1936-09-12 track 'b' MCRA midgets
200 laps
VFW Speedway
87 1936-09-15 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Ernie Gesell
VFW Speedway
88 1936-09-20 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Johnny Ritter
VFW Speedway
89 1936-09-20 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Johnny Wohlfeil
50 laps
VFW Speedway
90 1936-09-22 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
VFW Speedway
91 1936-09-29 track 'b' MCRA midgets
1-Henry Banks
VFW Speedway
92 1936-10-04 track 'c' MCRA midgets
1-Johnny Wohlfeil
VFW Speedway
93 1936-10-04 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Johnny Wohlfeil
VFW Speedway
94 1936-10-11 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Johnny Wohlfeil
100 laps
Zeiter Midget Speedway
95 1937-05-02 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Roscoe Hough
Zeiter Motor Speedway
96 1937-05-02 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
97 1937-05-09 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Glen Myers
Zeiter Motor Speedway
98 1937-05-09 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
99 1937-05-20 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Zeiter Motor Speedway
100 1937-05-23 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Doc Shanebrook
Zeiter Midget Speedway
101 1937-05-27 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Zeiter Motor Speedway
102 1937-05-30 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Doc Shanebrook
100 laps
Zeiter Midget Speedway
103 1937-06-03 track 'b' ISRA midgets
Zeiter Motor Speedway
104 1937-06-06 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
105 1937-06-10 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Zeiter Motor Speedway
106 1937-06-20 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Doc Shanebrook
Zeiter Midget Speedway
107 1937-06-24 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
Zeiter Motor Speedway
108 1937-06-27 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Howard Dauphin
100 laps
Zeiter Midget Speedway
109 1937-07-01 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Jimmy Brock
Zeiter Midget Speedway
110 1937-07-08 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Gene Haustein
Zeiter Midget Speedway
111 1937-07-15 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ted Johnson
Zeiter Midget Speedway
112 1937-07-22 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Motor Speedway
113 1937-07-27 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Johnny McDowell
Zeiter Midget Speedway
114 1937-07-29 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ted Johnson
Zeiter Midget Speedway
115 1937-08-05 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Roscoe Hough
Zeiter Midget Speedway
116 1937-08-12 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Midget Speedway
117 1937-08-19 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Art Hartsfeld
Zeiter Midget Speedway
118 1937-08-26 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Midget Speedway
119 1937-09-02 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Wally Zale
Zeiter Midget Speedway
120 1937-09-09 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ray Stauffer
Zeiter Midget Speedway
121 1937-09-12 track 'b' ISRA midgets
Zeiter Midget Speedway
122 1937-09-16 track 'b' ISRA midgets
Zeiter Midget Speedway
123 1937-09-19 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ronney Householder
300 laps
Zeiter Midget Speedway
124 1937-09-23 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ted Hartley
Zeiter Motor Speedway
125 1937-09-26 track 'c' MCRA sprints
Zeiter Midget Speedway
126 1937-09-30 track 'b' ISRA midgets
1-Ted Hartley
Zeiter Motor Speedway
127 1937-10-03 track 'c' MCRA sprints
1-Johnny McDowell
Zeiter Motor Speedway
128 1937-10-10 track 'c' ISRA midgets
Zeiter Motor Speedway
129 1937-10-10 track 'c' MCRA sprints
Zeiter Midget Speedway
130 1938-04-17 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
131 1938-05-01 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Johnny Ritter
Zeiter Midget Speedway
132 1938-05-05 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Johnny Ritter
Zeiter Midget Speedway
133 1938-05-12 track 'b' MWARC midgets (#1)
1-Johnny Ritter
makeup race
Zeiter Midget Speedway
134 1938-05-12 track 'b' MWARC midgets (#2)
1-Johnny Ritter
Zeiter Midget Speedway
135 1938-05-22 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Johnny Ritter
Zeiter Midget Speedway
136 1938-05-26 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
137 1938-06-02 track 'b' MWARC midgets (#1)
1-Wes Saegesser
makeup race
Zeiter Midget Speedway
138 1938-06-02 track 'b' MWARC midgets (#2)
1-Johnny Zale
Zeiter Midget Speedway
139 1938-06-05 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Midget Speedway
140 1938-06-09 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
141 1938-06-12 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
142 1938-06-16 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
143 1938-06-19 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
144 1938-06-23 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
145 1938-06-26 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Midget Speedway
146 1938-06-30 track 'b' MWARC midgets
Zeiter Midget Speedway
147 1938-07-03 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Wally Zale
Zeiter Midget Speedway
148 1938-07-07 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Midget Speedway
149 1938-07-10 track 'b' MWARC midgets
Zeiter Midget Speedway
150 1938-07-14 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Wally Zale
Zeiter Midget Speedway
151 1938-07-17 track 'b' MWARC midgets
Zeiter Midget Speedway
152 1938-07-21 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Eddie Ostwick
Zeiter Midget Speedway
153 1938-07-24 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Midget Speedway
154 1938-07-28 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Johnny Zale
Zeiter Midget Speedway
155 1938-07-31 track 'b' MWARC midgets
Zeiter Midget Speedway
156 1938-08-04 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
157 1938-08-07 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Eddie Ostwick
Zeiter Midget Speedway
158 1938-08-11 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Eddie Ostwick
Zeiter Midget Speedway
159 1938-08-14 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Midget Speedway
160 1938-08-18 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Johnny Wohlfeil
Zeiter Midget Speedway
161 1938-08-21 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
162 1938-08-25 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Eddie Ostwick
Zeiter Midget Speedway
163 1938-08-28 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Harry Hart
Zeiter Midget Speedway
164 1938-09-01 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Johnny Zale
Zeiter Midget Speedway
165 1938-09-04 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Johnny Zale
Zeiter Midget Speedway
166 1938-09-08 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
167 1938-09-11 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Midget Speedway
168 1938-09-15 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Johnny Zale
Zeiter Midget Speedway
169 1938-09-18 track 'b' MWARC midgets
1-Bill Warner
Zeiter Midget Speedway
170 1938-09-22 track 'b' MWARC midgets Michigan State Champ
1-Howard Dauphin
Zeiter Motor Speedway
171 1938-10-02 track 'c' MWARC midgets
1-Ronney Householder
300 laps
Zeiter Motor Speedway
172 1938-10-09 track 'c' sprints
1-Buddy Rusch