A beautiful Carolina day was upon us and everyone was anxiously awaiting race time. The off season was only a couple months long but to some it felt like an eternity. During the very short off season the track went through multiple upgrades and changes. All the wooden walls were torn down and new steel walls were put in their place. Forty sponsor billboards lined the backstretch two high and a catch fence was installed in both corners. Jimmy Elledge would be the first to collect quick time but bad luck would catch him in the heat… read more
2016 Rules Reminder
Everyone its finally time to kick off the 2016 season! We can’t thank everyone enough for all of their help and support to get everything ready and get us to where we are! Below are some of the rules changes or highlights for this year. All of our 2016 rules are posted on the website www.MillbridgeSpeedway.com Also we will provide every division with transponders each week but due to the pouches going missing each week we are asking that everyone please buy their own. We will have some to sell and have a few to hand out each… read more
Four Free Video Streams at Millbridge Speedway on Speed51.com
Millbridge Speedway in Salisbury, NC is the home of Outlaw Kart racing in the Southeast. Today track officials are excited to announce that Speed51.com will be broadcasting four races from Millbridge Speedway in 2015.
QRC, which builds championship winning Outlaw Karts and is celebrating its 25th year of business, is helping to provide the free video stream of the four nights of racing action from the dirt track.
The broadcast schedule from Millbridge Speedway will begin with the season opener at the 1/6-mile dirt oval on Wednesday night, March 9. In addition to that… read more
As most of the racing community comes out during a Wednesday night show, Milllbridge Speedway opens the door to the weekend racers. In 2016 all outlaw kart classes will run a 7 race Saturday series during the summer starting in April. Points will be kept during the 7 race stretch and a driver will be crowned a champion of the Saturday race series at the end of the year banquet. Saturday points will not include Wednesday night points and will be a separate championship hunt. Millbridge Speedway hopes this will give families an opportunity to come participate if the Wednesday… read more
Salisbury, NC – The stars have aligned for a unique short track racing event to be held at Millbridge Speedway in 2016. Announced by track officials on Thursday, the inaugural Speed51 Open for Outlaw Karts will take place on May 24-25 at the 1/6-mile clay oval located in Salisbury, North Carolina. The event will be presented by QRC Factory Karts and JGR MX.
Speed51.com, the 100% Short Track Racing News Source, will stand behind the event as a partner and offer a live online pay-per-view broadcast to those who can’t make it to the race track.
“We are excited to be teamed… read more
As the winter season begins, Millbridge Speedway prepares to crown five new champions. The summer season brought a lot of exciting finishes, big crashes, and unexpected turn of events. Millbridge will crown Hunter Kohn as the beginner box stock champion. Hunter completed his 2nd full season on top of his division. This eight year old knows how to put his outlaw kart on the podium with one win, ten top 3’s and fourteen top 5’s! Hunter has already moved up, along with a lot of his racing peers, to the box stock division in the winter season. Watch out for… read more
When most racetracks are closed for the winter, Millbridge Speedway begins a four event winter series run. December 19th was the second event of the series. The day started out cold but soon warmed up and turned into a beautiful crisp day for racing. The pits were full just as they are during the summer series. A total of 55 karts were ready to do battle in only five divisions. Ethan Mitchell started the day out strong after getting the pole in the open division qualifying with a lap time of 10.311. Emma Francis (sister to Matthew Francis in the… read more