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East Texas Motor Speedway

East Texas Motor Speedway is a 1/2 mile high banked clay oval located near Kilgore, Texas.

The track's 2007 opening has been delayed due to vandalism.

New: 2004-04-26  Last Updated: 2007-05-06

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Elevation: 365 feet Latitude: 32.434911 Longitude: -94.913791 Time zone: CST/CDT (-0600/-0500)

Historical Note

The track opened on March 9th, 1984, operating through August of that year. It reopened in 1986, and again from May 1991 through 2003. The planned reopening for 2007 has been delayed.

The track has previously operated as Lone Star Speedway and Lone Star Motor Speedway.


Allan E. Brown, The History of America's Speedways: Past & Present. Comstock Park, Michigan: Brown, 2003 , ISBN 0931105617 , pp. 696. Order from National Speedway Directory

Track Office

East Texas Motor Speedway
3131 FM 1252 W
Kilgore, TX 75662

East Texas Motor Speedway
P.O. Box 1791
Kilgore, TX 75663

903-455-0472 (fax)

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From I-20 exit 583, take 135 north for 1/2 mile to FM 1252, and take FM1252 east. The track is on the right, 1 mile down FM 1252.


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