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Merritt Speedway

0.250 mi./0.402 km. Dirt Oval located in Merritt, MI
Opened: 1968 | Track In Operation



Website: http://www.merrittspeedwaymi.com/

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The following table contains a list of all known touring series or major events held at this speedway. Think we're missing one or have the results to it? Contact us!

Date Sanction Winner Laps
9 August 1978 MSPA Late Model Series Gary Fedewa
8 August 1979 MSPA Late Model Series Jim Roberts 50
3 August 1980 Sprints on Dirt Jerry Carmen
27 August 1980 MSPA Late Model Series Bob Kingen
5 August 1981 MSPA Late Model Series Tom Rosebrugh 50
4 August 1982 MSPA Late Model Series Jim Roberts 50
6 August 1982 Sprints on Dirt Mike Shaw
3 August 1983 MSPA Late Model Series Kris Patterson
7 August 1985 MSPA Late Model Series Larry Aldrich
21 July 1990 Sprints on Dirt Gary Fedewa
17 July 1993 Auto Value Sprints on Dirt Gary Fedewa
13 June 1998 Auto Value Super Sprints Mark Stemen
11 July 1998 Auto Value Super Sprints Jason Blonde
28 July 2001 Great Lakes Outlaw Sprint Series Boston Reid
22 August 2009 Sunoco American Late Model Series Adam Thrush
6 July 2010 Sunoco American Late Model Series Rusty Schlenk
20 August 2011 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Brady Smith 50
21 July 2012 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour Mark Anderson (MI)
4 August 2012 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Late Model Tour Eric Spangler 30
18 August 2012 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Josh Richards 50
19 July 2013 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Late Model Tour Rich Neiser 30
20 July 2013 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour David Mielke
20 July 2013 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Late Model Tour Eric Spangler 35
17 August 2013 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Tim Fuller (NY) 50
2 August 2014 Engine Pro Sprints on Dirt Dustin Daggett 25
9 August 2014 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour Collin Thirlby
23 August 2014 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Darrell Lanigan 50
10 June 2015 American Ethanol Late Model Tour Eric Spangler 40
10 June 2015 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour David Mielke 40
18 July 2015 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour David Mielke 30
25 July 2015 Wood Tic Dona Marcoullier 50
15 August 2015 Sunoco American Late Model Series Brandon Thirlby 35
22 August 2015 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour David Mielke 30
5 September 2015 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour David Mielke 30
6 September 2015 American Ethanol Late Model Tour Rich Neiser 41
9 June 2016 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour Joe Rokos 35
9 June 2016 American Ethanol Late Model Tour Dona Marcoullier 40
18 June 2016 Engine Pro Sprints on Dirt Brian Smith (OH)
14 July 2016 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals David Mielke 25
14 July 2016 UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Ryan Unzicker 40
16 July 2016 Wood Tic Chad Finley 50
30 July 2016 Great Lakes Super Sprints Chase Ridenour
6 August 2016 American Ethanol Late Model Tour Dona Marcoullier 40
26 August 2016 World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Eric Spangler 25
28 August 2016 World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Josh Richards 50
3 September 2016 Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour Jacob Poel
14 June 2017 American Ethanol Modified Tour presented by Allstar Peformance Jacob Poel 40
15 June 2017 American Ethanol Late Model Tour Eric Spangler 50
2 July 2017 American Ethanol Late Model Tour Dona Marcoullier 40
13 July 2017 UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Billy Moyer, Jr. 40
13 July 2017 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Jacob Poel 25

A table of all seasons in which 51's Third Turn has point standings for this track. Click on each individual season to view all divisions and point standings. If we don't have points to a particular season and you do, please Contact us!


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