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Road to the 50th Hillbilly Hundred Mini Series Planned for Bullring in 2018

(Middlebourne, WV)  The Hometown Racing Association, promoters of the Tyler County Speedway are pleased to announce the running of the ‘Road to the 50th Hillbilly Hundred Mini Series’ for Super Late Models in 2018.  A seven race series showcasing the ‘Bullrings’ biggest super late model races of the season in anticipation of the biggest race in track history, the 50 running of Carl Short’s Hillbilly 100 paying an unprecedented $50,000 to win Labor day weekend Aug. 31-Sept. 2nd, featuring [...]

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TYLER COUNTY SPEEDWAY AWARDS BANQUET DATE SET

(Middlebourne, WV)  A very successful 2017 campaign at the ‘Bullring’ is set to culminate with the Annual Tyler County Speedway Awards Banquet set for Saturday, February 24th.  Join the Hometown Racing Association as we welcome, honor and celebrate the 2017 season accomplishments by some of the best racers in the nation at the premier motorsports venue in the state. The event will be held at the Lewis Wetzel Family Center located at 442 E. Benjamin Dr., New Martinsville, WV [...]

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2018 EDGE Hotmod Rules & Hotline

2018 Rulebook is under the Rules tab on the website. Fall 2017 EDGE Hot Mod Hotline  –  10/24/17 As in the past, the Hot Mod division rule changes are being provided in advance of the coming season.  All involved feel this is important and fair to all competitors.  As always, the rule number, rule change and *reasons for the revision is included for clarity.    Under SUSPENION/STEERING 3. (I): Beginning in 2018, the only allowed shocks to be used on the rear [...]

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Travis Thomas Wins 3rd EDGE Hotmod Workin’ Man World Championship

A blazing hot October Saturday would welcome fans back to the Tyler County Speedway one last time for the Fall Brawl.  A stout field of 33 Sigler Fabrication EDGE Hotmods presented by Poske Performance Parts would show up for the 4th Annual Workin’ Man World Championship.  Travis Thomas of Alma would lead wire to wire to lay claim to the $1,500 to win main event and pick up his 3rd WMWC title.  Thomas would hold off Daniel Muldrew, Tim [...]

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Leslie Equipment Company ‘Working Man World Championship’ Presented by Bosley Rental and Supply Set to Close Tyler County Speedway Season

Trick or Treat, Trailer Race, Kings of Karnage & ‘Smashing Pumpkin’ Enduro Just Some of What’s On Tap at Fall Brawl! (Middlebourne, WV) The 2017 season finale at the Tyler County Speedway may be the most diverse program in track history.  An all-day smorgasbord of speed, destruction and mayhem will greet folks to the ‘Fall Brawl’ on Saturday, October 7th as part of the Annual Middle Island Harvest Festival.  From Kids events like ‘Trick or Treating to Power Wheels Derby to [...]

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2017 49th Annual Hillbilly 100 Results; $50,000 to win Announced for 2018 Hillbilly

After a two day Hurricane Harvey rain delay the Tyler County Speedway was finally able to present the 49th Annual Hillbilly Hundred.  Over 260 entrants would brave the mud and take to the ‘Bullring’ with Hillbilly gold in their eyes. Picking up the coveted hardware was Jonathan Davenport holding off 17th starting Tim McCreadie to secure his first Hillbilly 100 victory and claim the $25,000 in a highly entertaining race.  The best racers in the nation would use up the [...]

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DAVENPORT EDGES MCCREADIE FOR HILLBILLY HUNDRED VICTORY

MIDDLEBOURNE, WV (September 3, 2017) Jonathan Davenport held off Tim McCreadie at the finish line to win the 49th Annual Hillbilly Hundred on Sunday night at the Tyler County Speedway. Davenport took the lead from race-long leader, Jimmy Owens on lap 83 and then held off a hard-charging McCreadie to claim his first-career win in the historic event. After starting 17th, McCreadie went to the outside of Davenport coming off turn four, but Davenport held him off by one-car [...]

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49th ANNUAL HILLBILLY 100 DRAWS NEAR

BATAVIA, OH (August 27, 2017) – The oldest running marquee event in dirt late model racing is just around the corner. The 49th Annual “Hillbilly Hundred” will take place on September 2nd-3rd at Tyler County Speedway in Middlebourne, WV. The stars of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will battle regional standouts, such as Tim Dohm, Jared Hawkins and Tyler Carpenter – all chasing a $25,000 top prize. In 2016, Scott Bloomquist led all 100 laps to claim his [...]

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Tradition Continues to Grow With 49th Running of Hillbilly Hundred

Nearly a half century has passed into history since the first ‘Hillbilly Hundred’ race was ran.  Many folks who were present as young fans can state to be living witnesses of what is now called the Grand-daddy of all the Dirt Late Model major events.  I’m not sure anyone had intentions of earning that moniker when they made the decision to put together a holiday weekend special.  Offering an impressive purse to attract drivers to compete on a 100 lap daytime grind around [...]

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Michael Lake Snares Sunoco Shootout; Hawkins Punches Ticket to Hillbilly

In a common theme to the 2017 racing season at Tyler County Speedway, Mother Nature was an unwanted entrant in Saturday Night’s event, but the ‘Bullring’ would persevere and withstand three rain delays to put the finishing touches on a great regular season.  It was Hillbilly Qualifiers and Season Championships in all divisions and 133 racers would beat Mother Nature to the checkers and use the evening for one last tune-up to the Labor Day weekend Hillbilly 100.  Some [...]

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