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There are a couple of important notes & small schedule changes for race teams regarding LoneStar Speedway:

1. There is to be NO DRINKING of ALCHOHOL in the PIT AREA during the races. This is not a new rule; but it will be strictly enforced throughout the rest of the racing season.

2. There are some small schedule changes below,

Here's the revised remaining schedule for 2011...click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com for details:

MOD = Modifieds, DS = Dirt Stocks, LTD = Limited Modifieds, FS = Factory Stocks...rules and purse structures posted on track website

06/09/2011 SMP COMP Cams Longhorn Speedweek for MODS, Plus FS & LTD (no points) - Flyer posted in 'Resources' on track website.
06/11/2011 ASCS Lone Star Region Sprint Cars Plus: LTD MODS, Factory Stocks & Dirt Stocks ([no Mods due to SMP tour)
06/25/2011 Ark-La-Tex Winged Modifieds Plus: MOD-LTD-FS-DS Classes.
07/03/2011 Firecracker Spectacular (SUPR Dirt Late Models, PLUS: LTD, FS, DS) (mods off so they can support A-L-T mod special)
07/09/2011 LoneStar Speedway Weekly Race (MODS-LTD-FS) Plus DS
07/23/2011 LoneStar Speedway Weekly Race (MODS-LTD-FS) Plus DS
08/13/2011 LoneStar Speedway Weekly Race (MODS-LTD-FS) Plus DS
08/27/2011 THUNDER on the HIGH BANKS, Round 3: STS Sprints, Plus MODS-FS-LTD-DS
09/10/2011 Patriot Day Racing Tribute (SUPR Dirt Late Models, Plus: LTD-FS-DS)
09/17/2011 Checkered Flag Productions Monster Truck Nationals
10/08/2011 THUNDER on the HIGH BANKS, Round 4: STS Sprints, Plus MOD-LTD-DS-FS.





3rd Annual LoneStar Memorial Day Extravaganza & Fan Appreciation May 29th

Kilgore TX (5/22/11) by DarinShort.com. If you’re looking for a place to celebrate during Memorial Day weekend, look no further than Lone Star Speedway. O’Reilly SUPR Late Models and four support divisions will greet racing fans at the high banked 3/8 mile speed plant this Sunday, May 29th.

Normally, this event would carry ticket prices of $15.

But track owners Lisa and Sam Hafertepe would like to express their appreciation to the race fans of their outstanding support of LoneStar Speedway events in 2011 by offering “weekly” ticket prices to this special event of just $10 for adult admission.

A full field of O’Reilly SUPR Late Models will be on hand, and you can expect to see breakout driver and series points leader Morgan Bagley; plus Timothy Culp, Allen Tippen, Kevin Sitton, Robert Litton, Robbie Starnes, Howard "Ray" Moore II, Chris Holley, Robbie Stuart, Ronny Adams and many more battle it out.

In addition to the O’Reilly SUPR Late Models, a complete program of Modified, Limited Modified, Dirt Stocks and Factory Stocks will compete. Their purse and rules are located at the track website.

Here are some quick facts for the event:

-Gates open at 5pm, with racing at 7:30pm.
-General Admission just $10 (ages 11 and older)
-Ages 10 and under admitted free with adult admission
-Upgrade any ticket to the reserved section for $5 per person
-Seniors/Military (Ages 65+, General Admission) $8
-All Pit Passes $30

Make plans now to celebrate Memorial Day weekend and enjoy a great night of O’Reilly SUPR Late Model racing and family fun at the “Fastest 3/8 Mile Dirt Track In Texas” Lone Star Speedway on Sunday May 29th!

Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League Pictures Posted

Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League Pictures Posted


If you'd like to see some pictures from this past Saturday's Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League event at LoneStar Speedway, click the 'photos' tab above and you will see the gallery listed. Thanks to those who came out and supported the event!

DIRT STOCK Division Added To 7 LSS Events


Dirt Stock Race Division Added to Seven LoneStar Speedway Events

KILGORE, TX (4/28/11) by DarinShort.com. Beginning May 14th, the Dirt Stock race division will be joining the racing program on seven race dates at LoneStar Speedway.

Dirt Stock division rules and payback are listed on the homepage of the www.LoneStarSpeedway.com website.

After May14th, the Dirt Stocks will be a part of six additional LoneStar Speedway race nights, as long as the division maintains a minimum of 14 cars on race night.

Those additional race dates are:

June 25
July 9
July 23
August 13
August 27
October 8

There is NO driver registration fee required for this division for the remainder of the 2011 race season and posted rules will be strictly enforced.

LoneStar Speedway welcomes the Dirt Stock division teams and fans as the excitement of the 2011 racing season continues to build!

THUNDER ON THE HIGH BANKS, Easter Egg Hunt 4/23!!

THUNDER ON THE HIGH BANKS, Easter Egg Hunt 4/23!!


Thunder on the High Banks at LoneStar Speedway April 23

Kilgore TX (4/16/11) by DarinShort.com. The Southern Thunder Sprints (STS) make their first LoneStar Speedway (LSS) appearance of the 2011 racing season on Saturday, April 23rd.

The last time the STS visited LSS it was a ½ mile track, and there was lots of great racing – plus some frightening crashes. This will be the first time the Series will be contested on the newly constructed 3/8 mile configuration.

A solid field of STS Sprint Cars will be on hand, and you can expect to see drivers such as Koty Adams, Josh Hawkins, Derek Weaver, Cody Robbins, Billy Page, Russell Enright and many more battle it out.

In addition to the STS Sprint Cars, all three LSS points divisions will be in competition.

A complete program of Modifieds will compete for $500 to win, Limited Modifieds will race for $400 to win and Factory Stocks will be gunning for $200 to win. The complete points division purses and rules are posted at the track website.


Children, ages 10 and under, are invited to participate in an Easter Egg Hunt at LoneStar Speedway on Saturday, April 23; to be held during intermission.

Each egg will be candy filled; and there will be two special eggs, one containing a coupon for a girl's bike and one coupon for a boy's bike.

A parent for each participating child should be present at the Easter Egg Hunt to oversee their child.

Here are some quick facts for the event:

-Gates open at 5pm, Hot Laps at 6:45pm and racing at 7:30pm.
-General Admission $10 (Ages 11 and up)
-Ages 10 and under FREE with Adult admission
-Military (present ID) and Senior Citizens (Gen. Admission seating, 65+) are $8
-All Reserved Section Seats are $15 for All Ages
-All Pit Passes $30
-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside, a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available.
-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com for directions, class rules and much more.
-To view the full-size event flyer, please click: www.darinshort.com/042311.html
-Visit www.SouthernThunderSprints.com for additional STS series information.

Don’t miss the Southern Thunder Sprints, Modifieds, Limited Modifieds and Factory Stocks as they take on the “Fastest 3/8 Mile Dirt Track in Texas,” Lone Star Speedway, on Saturday, April 23rd – it will be a fun night of fast action at family friendly prices!