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Hammer Down Speedway

Hammer Down Speedway is a 1/8 mile semi-banked dirt oval for karts and midgets, located near Red Springs, North Carolina. The track is next door to the Thunder Valley Raceway Park dragstrip.

The track has received significant upgrades for 2007 and runs on Saturday nights.

New: 2005-03-13  Last Updated: 2007-07-06

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Track Facts

Elevation: 180 feet Latitude: 34.810852 Longitude: -79.130756 Time zone: EST/EDT (-0500/-0400)

Historical Note

The track opened in 1990. The track changed its name to 211 Speedway briefly in 2005 before shutting down altogether. It reopened as Hammer Down Speedway in early 2007.


Allan E. Brown, The History of America's Speedways: Past & Present. Comstock Park, Michigan: Brown, 2003 , ISBN 0931105617 , pp. 521. Order from National Speedway Directory

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Hammer Down Speedway
SR 1505
Red Springs, NC

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Hammer Down Raceway is on SR 1505 (Old Lowrey Road), 2 miles east of the junction of SR 1505 and SR 211. The track appears to be a short distance east of the marked location on the map.

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