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Seeburg Mufflers Night brings in week two of Lakeside Speedway season
Last week, a new season at Lakeside Speedway began with Marshall Jewett, Kacey Shields, Chris Mercer, Brett Heeter, Brad Smith, and Lance Town forever etching their names in the history books by collecting thirtieth anniversary opening night victories.  … read more
Lakeside Speedway opens 2018 with Town, Heeter, Smith, Mercer, Shields, Jewett in victory lane
The 2018 race season at Lakeside Speedway with 30 years of racing on the river’s edge began Friday under cool and grey skies. However, the cool weather did not bother race fans and drivers as they bundled up and strapped in for the first night of comp … read more
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 Lake … 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 y … 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 Wednesd … 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 pr … 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 … 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.  … read more
Lakeside Drivers Meeting moved to Holiday Inn KCI Hotel
Lakeside Speedway officials have just received confirmation that the drivers meeting for Lakeside Speedway for this Saturday, Jan. 27, has been moved to the Holiday Inn KCI Hotel at 11728 North Ambassador Drive in Kansas City, Mo. We had received a call earlie … read more

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Grant Junghans Memorial set for Aug. 17
Celebrating the life of one of the most popular dirt modified racers of all time, the 3rd Annual Grant Junghans Memorial is set for Friday, Aug. 17, at the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kan.Fans can call today and throughout next week to reserve … watch video

Malvern Bank Super Late Models
Action from the Malvern Bank Super Late Models at the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., on Friday, June 15, 2018.… watch video

2018 KC Klassic Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series
The KC Klassic featuring the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series is coming to Lakeside Speedway on Thursday, May 10, 2018.… watch video

Photo Gallery: Weekly Racing Series 8/24/18