Michael Moats sports@knoxnews.com
Posted May 14, 2011 at midnight

What started out as a promising endeavor has turned into a temporary closure for one of East Tennessee’s best-known racetracks.

Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville has temporarily closed. The announcement was made Tuesday. Co-owners Larry Garner, Stanley Best, Roger Sellers, and Kevin Coffey came to […]

Continue Reading

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 10, 2011

Maryville, Tennessee – The staff and management of Smoky Mountain Speedway has announced the temporary suspension of operations effective immediately. No timetable has been given when the track will re-open. Since the 2011 season started, car counts and fan attendance has been down at the 4/10-mile facility. As […]

Continue Reading

http://www.smokymountainspeedway.com/dirt-races/official-rules/modified-street

Questions? Call Kevin @ 865.389.8902

Continue Reading

Modified Street Drivers

On April 21, 2011 By

OK guys here it is, we do read MRM and appreciate everything that Michael’s site does for the racing community. We also want to thank each and every one of you for your comments good, bad, or ugly. For the most part, the only comments you will ever see on here from SMS will be […]

Continue Reading

Continue Reading

New Smoky Mountain ownership set to host SAS Series on Saturday

By admin | April 13, 2011

By Richard Allen
The Southern All Stars Series will pay their first of two scheduled visits to the Smoky Mountain Speedway this Saturday night. The touring dirt late model series race will pay $5,000 to the winner […]

Continue Reading

Tommy “Rocket Boy” Kerr gives “Best” ride

Tommy “Rocket Boy” Kerr received two surprises Saturday night. The first surprise came while riding Stanley Best in one of “The Mountains” new twoseaters. Tommy lured Stanley into the twoseater by telling him he needed to make a couple of warm up laps, Tommy had every intention of […]

Continue Reading

After three great weekends of racing and such great turn outs we decided to make a few positive changes I’m sure our drivers will appreciate!

Going forward beginning with the next event the 2nd place purse for the weekly NeSmith Late Models will increase from $300 to $350.

Also, during double feature NeSmith Events the […]

Continue Reading