Second Annual James Dean Classic:
General Admission: $25 | Kids 12 and Under: FREE | Pit Pass: $30
Pit Gate – 3:00 PM | GA Gate – 4:30 PM | Hot Laps/Qualifying – 6:45 PM | Racing – 7:30 PM
Gas City I-69 Speedway is a ¼-mile, semi-banked clay oval that produces exciting racing. The track facility has frontstretch grandstands (general admission seating), pit area seating (pit pass required); full service concession stand, Beer Garden, Souvenir/Gift Shop, kids playground and clean, family-friendly restrooms.
The speedway is located between Indianapolis and Ft. Wayne Indiana, right off Interstate 69 in beautiful Gas City. Take Exit 259 off I-69, head west. Track is approximately ¾-mile on the right on US 35/State Rd. 22.
Address: 5871 East, 500 South, Gas City, IN.
Primarily Friday nights. Some special events are run on other nights (see schedule tab).
- Non-wing Sprint Cars
- UMP Modifieds
- Street Stocks*
- Super Street*
- Tough Trucks*
- 600cc Winged Micro-Sprints*
- 600cc Non-wing Micro-Sprints*
- Winged 305 Sprint Cars*
*These divisions will rotate on the weekly schedule
- USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget Series
- USAC Midwest Thunder SpeeD2 Midgets
- UMRA TQ Midgets
- USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars
- BOSS Sprint Cars
- AVSCA Sprint Cars
- SOD Winged Sprint Cars
- GLSS Winged Sprint Cars
- FAST Series Winged Sprint Cars
- American Ethanol Late Model Tour
- American Ethanol Modified Tour
- AMSA mini-sprints
- MMSA mini-sprints
Race Day Information:
Pit Gates open at 3 p.m.
Grandstand gates open at 5:00 p.m.
**Time may vary for special events.
Hot Laps (practice): 6:30 p.m.
Race Time: 7:30 p.m.
Tickets (all general admission) are available at the speedway ticket office the day of the event.
Regular event ticket prices are $15 for adults; children12 & under are FREE (with paid adult).
NIGHT OF DESTRUCTION (special event) – Adults: $15 // Kids 7-15: $5 // Kids 6 and Under: FREE
Special event prices range from $18 to $25 for adult general admission; children 12 & under are FREE. (check schedule for pricing)
Student ticket prices are $5 off for high school and college students with student ID
Pit passes are available at the Pit Sign-In booth. $30 per pass.
Minor Pit Access (Parent Consent Form) – CLICK HERE
What Time Do The Races Start And End?
Races are schedule to start at 7:30 p.m. Our goal is to have the program completed by 10:30 p.m. However, the conclusion of the program can be affected by weather, multiple yellow flags, etc.
Is Camping Available?
Camping is available on the speedway grounds, free of charge for our guests. However there no hookup to any services (electric, water or sewage) No dump stations on property.
What Types Of Food Do You Sell At The Track?
Traditional, yummy festival/fair food! Cheeseburgers, hot dogs, coney dogs, pork tenderloins, pork barbecue, chicken sandwich, chicken tenders, french fries, nachos and more!
What Accommodations Do You Have For Handicap?
We offer Handicap parking for properly permitted vehicles near the main entrance, paved ilse ways and concourse ares, accessible restroom and concessions, frontstretch viewing areas.
What Are The Track Seating Options?
Main grandstand offers general admission wood plank-style seating only. Pit area has general admission stands and viewing mound (must have pit pass)
Should I Bring Anything Specific?
We encourage guests to bring hearing protection (ear plugs are available in gift shop), comfortable shoes, casual clothes that are appropriate for the weather conditions. Cash or credit cards for tickets, concessions or souvenirs. An ID for beer purchases (must be at least 21 years-old), seat cushion or blanket to sit on. Most importantly bring your family and friends for a night of fast, fun, family entertainment!
What Items Are Not Allowed At The Track?
No coolers (passouts are available) or food & drinks, no firearms, knives or weapons of any kind, no offensive messages on t-shirts/clothing
What is your Rainout Policy?
In the event of a sudden shower, the starter will halt the races. If the rain, in the opinion of the track officials, is sufficient to cancel the remainder of the contest, racing will not be resumed.
If warm-ups and preliminary races have been completed, rain checks will not be issued/honored. However, the missed events (Features) will be run on a subsequent evening. Always keep your ticket stub and await instructions from the track officials. There will be NO CASH REFUNDS!
Please check our website, social media or call the track at 765-677-RACE for current weather related updates.