Welcome to Little Kalamazoo Speedway

To test drive a real race car you can sign up for our next date Sunday September 15th.  Car & safety equipment provided.  Must wear closed toe shoes. Cost $20 cash/check only. Walk ups welcome but guarantee a time. Sign up here.  click here

Next race days are Friday July 19th - Races start at 7:30pm (Heats & Features).   Saturday July 20th - Races start about Noon (Heats & Features).  Tuesday July 23rd -  Features only Races start at 7:30pm.

Spectator information: Admisssion is free to watch the races.   Please follow the drive around the back side of the red barn and then park along fence line on the grass to the east of the sheds and port-a-johns.

Concession stand is open with food & beverages.   There are two sets of bleachers plus metal benches along the outside of the track.  There is a handicap accessible ramp with a handicap seating area. There is also a hill you can bring lawn chairs or blankets to watch from as well.  There is not a designated handicp parking area.  The parking area is all gravel.  No specators are allowed inside the track area.  There is a painted yellow line at the beginning of the staging area that signifies where all kids and non members must remain behind at all times.   Wrist bands are required to cross the yellow line and also to get a wrist band you must be a full USAC member.

Rookie Training: Wednesday July31st 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Formats: 

Friday July 19th: 

Open:  Koester & Johnson

Close: Cooper & Reynolds (Loker)

Concesssion: Cooper & 1 family needed

Sign-ins:  4:45pm-6:30pm

Open Practice: 5:00pm-6:45pm

Drivers Meeting: 7:15pm

Heats & Features - 20min time limits - curfew 11:00pm: Racing starts at 7:30pm

 

Saturday July 20th:

Open:  Cooper & Marks

Closing:  Frase & Marks

Concession:  Webb & 1 family needed

Sign-ins:  9:00am-10:00am

Rookie open practice:  9:00-10:00am

Drivers meeting:  10:30am - bring cars to staging.  Practice begins immediately following meeting. 

 

Tuesday:

Open: Regnerus & Cooper

Close: Sweeter & Cooper

Concession: Sexton & 1 family needed

Sign-ins: 4:45pm-6:30pm

Open practice after sign-in: 5:00pm-6:45pm

Drivers meeting: 7:15pm

Features: 7:30pm  20min time limts curfew 10:00pm

Gas:  89 octane BP station on D ave.

 

MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION: 

 Race Addix for all members to sign up and have t-shirts, hats etc. made to order. 20% of sales comes back to you. 10% back to the track. For more information contact Todd Wilfong or click logo to go the website.

 

Board meeting: Tuesday July 9th 7:00pm at Applebee's - West Main. 

Fundraising meeting:  

Sign-up for Opening/Closing:  click here for link

Sign-up for Concession: click here for link

Opening Duties - Open track plus open sign-ins in the tower.  2 families

Track & Hot Chute area blown off,  Flags put out at flag stand & beacon,  Turn power on for flag stand,

Turn lights on under hot chute & plug in fans, Hang Fire Extinquishers,  Garbage cans moved to postitions in parking lot and by concession stand & bleachers,                          

Open scale shed and take out items to make easier to go thru for scales & tech, Put cones out to block cars driving through lane. (by opening of gate & by scale shed)

Closing Duties   2 families

Closing items are just opposite of opening.   Put Garbage cans all together near end of hot chute (Friday can leave out if racing Saturday), 

Pick up trash left around fence line, under bleachers & parking lot,  put away flag stand, have switch to off,

Put away fire extinquishers (can leave out if Friday night and racing Saturday), Put everything back in scale shed,  lock track gate, turn power off for flag stand & track ligihts off if on.

 

MEMBERSHIP & PARKING FORMS MAY BE TURNED IN AT THE MEMBERSHIP MEETING, TRACK IN THE TOWER ON RACE DAYS AND ROOKIE TRAINING DAYS OTHERWISE YOU CAN MAIL TO AMY OR DROP OFF AT SCOTT'S 7428 S. WESTNEDGE AVE PORTAGE MI 49002. 

ONCE YOUR MEMBERSHIP IS PAID AS WELL AS YOUR USAC MEMBERSHIP ON-LINE YOU CAN HAVE YOUR CAR SAFETY CHECKED.  SAFETY CHECKS CAN BE DONE ON RACE DAYS AND IF YOU ARE A ROOKIE ON ROOKIE TRAINING DAYS.  OTHERWISE YOU CAN SET UP AN APPOINTMENT WITH TROY IMUS. YOU DO NEED TO BRING YOUR SAFETY GEAR WITH YOU AS WELL AS THE CAR.  SAFETY FORM CAN BE PRINTED AND THE BOTTOM PORTION FILLED OUT BEFORE YOU COME TO THE TRACK PRINT

ITEMS OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR MEMBERSHIP:

1.  YOU DO HAVE FULL ACCESS TO PRACTICE ANYTIME YOU WOULD LIKE TO PRACTICE.  YOU JUST HAVE TO LET AMY KNOW WHENEVER YOU DO GO PRACTICE WHETHER BY TEXT, EMAIL OR FACEBOOK MESSAGE.  DOES NOT HAVE TO HAVE ANY AMOUNT OF NOTICE JUST LET HER KNOW YOU WILL BE ON AT THE TRACK.  269-330-2765. amylittlekalamazoo@gmail.com 

2.  YOU ARE ALLOWED TO CAMP/STAY OVERNIGHT AT THE TRACK.  FOR EXAMPLE YOU PRACTICE THURSDAY AND WE RACE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY YOU CAN STAY ALL THOSE NIGHTS AND LEAVE SUNDAY OR IF HAVE ROOKIE PRACTICE CAN LEAVE YOUR TRAILER AS WELL IF RACING BEFORE OR AFTER PRACTICE.   YOU JUST CAN NOT LEAVE YOU CAMPER OR TRAILER PARKED AT YOUR PARKING SITE ALL SEASON OR FOR LONG EXTENEDED PERIODS OF TIME.

SCHEDULE IS POSTED.  CLEAN UP DAYS WILL BEGIN IN APRIL.  RACING DATES, ROOKIE TRAINING & TRY-A-RIDE DATES ARE POSTED. SCHEDULE IS POSTED UNDER THE SCHEDULE TAB.

CONTACT MICHELLE SEXTON FOR ALL THE SIGN UP DATES AVAILABLE.  ALL MEMBERS NEED TO DO 2 CONCESSION DATES (BOTH CAN NOT BE A TUESDAY)  CLICK HERE FOR SIGN-UP, ONE WORK DETAIL DATE & ONE TRY-A-RIDE DATE AS WELL AS OPENING & CLOSING DUTIES

LKS FUNDRAISERS HAVE BEGUN FOR THE YEAR.  CONTACT SHELLY IMUS ABOUT MEETING SCHEDULED.

REMINDER YOUR 2018 USAC MEMBERSHIP IS NEEDED TO RACE MAC-O-CHEE MIDWEST THUNDER #1 & WATERFORD MIDWEST THUNDER #2 OR ANY OTHER USAC TRACK BEFORE LKS OPENS.  YOU DO ALSO NEED YOUR CLUB MEMBERSHIP PAID IF YOU WANT TO HAVE YOUR CAR SAFETY CHECKED FOR 2018.

Membership payments can be mailed or also be done at Scott's 7428 S. Westnedge Ave. Portage. see Amy Hocevar Noon-6:00pm M-F.  Store phone:  269-329-1930. email:  amylittlekalamazoo@gmail.com

You can click each item below including the checklist form to print documents.  All documents need to be completed and signed.  

 

You must complete your USAC membership along with your club fees to be considered a member.  Parking reservations will only be accepted until after your club & usac membership has been paid. 

Checklist Form for all documents needed for Membership

 2019 Litte Kalamazoo Membership Application

Zero Tolerance Form

Parking Reservation

Driver Showcase 

Family Media

Work Detail/Promo Day/Concession Stand Duties

Work Detail Acknowledgement Signed Form

Liabilty Waiver

Committee Commitment

 

USAC MEMBERSHIP LINK    All Club Membership forms can be found and printed under the Club Information tab.  All forms must be turned in to race, practice & have safety checks completed.

 

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON BECOMING A MEMBER FOR THE 2019 RACING SEASON OR OUR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.

EMAIL:  amylittlekalamazoo@gmail.com   

Scholarship Application 

Scholarship Information page

 

CONTACT INFO FOR ANY INFORMATION EMAIL:  amylittlekalamazoo@gmail.com or text/call 269-330-2765.  Facebook message as well.  Amy Forystek Hocevar 

 

2019 USAC MEMBERSHIP NOW OPEN CLICK LINK TO JOIN.

 

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2018 BEST:

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR:  LUKE VALKNER

MOST IMPROVED DRIVER OF THE YEAR:  ALEXIS REGNERUS

BEST CAR DESIGN OF THE YEAR:  GARRETT DANIELS

DRIVER OF THE YEAR:  TAYLOR IMUS 

SPORTSMANSHIP DRIVER OF THE YEAR:  TAYLOR IMUS

HARD LUCK DRIVER OF THE YEAR:  CASH COOPER

FAMILY OF THE YEAR:  HATHAWAY FAMILY (TONY, LEANNE, LANDON & GRAYSON)

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