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
1936 VFW Speedway Midget Bill Warner
1937 Zeiter Midget Speedway Midget Howard Dauphin
1938 Zeiter Midget Speedway Midget Howard Dauphin
1939 Motor City Speedway Midget 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