Indiana’s Baddest Bullring is right here in Kokomo!
Over the years the track has played host to virtually a who’s who in racing history. A.J. Foyt, Mario Andretti, Lloyd Ruby, Troy Ruttman, Johnny Parsons, Parnelli Jones, Bill Vuckovich, Pancho Carter, John Andretti, Steve Butler, J.J. Yeley, Steve Kinser, Jack Hewitt, Rich Vogler, Tom Bigelow, Tony Stewart and Mike Groff are among those who have both raced at the track as well as in the Indianapolis 500.
Kokomo Speedway is a fast, 1/4 mile semi-banked clay oval located off Davis Road. The track got its start in 1947 and now runs races every Sunday night from May to September.
It’s a family-oriented facility, even offering a family seating section that prohibits alcohol. It also has family-friendly pricing, with regular program general admission at just $12 and kids ages 10 and under are free when accompanied by a paying adult.
Pit passes are $25 per person, and minors are allowed in the pits with a signed release.
There’s also a souvenir shop, closed-circuit television screens, two full-service concession stands, permanent front stretch restrooms and a beer garden.
The track’s 71st season is packed full of action, including the Kokomo Klassic on July 8, GYATK Night on Aug. 22 and Sprint Car Smackdown on Aug. 23-25. For a complete schedule of events and more information, visit Kokomo Speedway’s website..