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Canadian Race Track Database

Wasaga Beach Speedway

Wasaga Beach, ON

Status
Closed

Years in Operation: 1955?-1970

Name History:


Track Configurations:
1/4 mile paved oval

Notes:
  • Was built inside of the earlier 1/2 mile dirt oval horse track
  • Late Models were introduced in 1964
  • New grandstands replaced old ones in 1965
  • Burt Smith and Pete Harvey took over as track managers in 1969
  • Smith died later that year
  • The Stapleton brothers purchased the track for 1970 after it appeared that it was closed for good
  • Raced "B" Modifieds and 6 Cylinder Diamonds in 1970
  • For photos of the track remains in 2003, see http://www.canadianracer.com/wasaga.asp