19 Dates For Kokomo Speedway’s 73rd Season

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Justin Grant (4) battles under Kevin Thomas Jr. during Friday's USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car Series feature at Kokomo Speedway. (Jim Denhamer Photo)
Justin Grant (4) battles under Kevin Thomas Jr. during USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car Series action at Kokomo Speedway. (Jim Denhamer Photo)

KOKOMO, Ind. – Kokomo Speedway’s 73rd season of competition will feature 19 diverse dates, primarily involving non-winged sprint cars, when its schedule kicks off in April.

The quarter-mile Indiana dirt track’s season calendar is headlined by its traditional four non-winged sprint car majors – the King of Kokomo on May 3, the Kokomo Klassic on May 31, the Darland Memorial on June 21 and the Kokomo Klash on Oct. 16.

When it comes to touring series invading Kokomo in 2020, the NOS Energy Drink USAC National Midget Series will kick things off with the Kokomo Grand Prix on April 24-25, followed by the Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions on May 17.

The USAC midgets will return for an Indiana Midget Week date on June 7 before the AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series brings Indiana Sprint Week to the bullring on July 25.

USAC brings the sprint cars back to Kokomo for four nights in late August, with #GYATK Night taking center stage on Wednesday, Aug. 26, before three nights of Sprint Car Smackdown IX follow from Aug. 27-29.

The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series invades for the lone fendered date at the track on Sept. 25, while Kokomo’s 2020 schedule will be capped by the track’s biggest night of the season, featuring the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series on Oct. 24.

The track points season begins on April 24-25 during the Grand Prix, while the Vince Osman Season Championship wraps up the championship portion of the schedule on Sept. 6 as part of Labor Day Weekend.

Justin Grant is the reigning non-winged sprint car track champion at Kokomo Speedway.

2020 Kokomo Speedway Schedule

April 24 – Kokomo Grand Prix
April 25 – Kokomo Grand Prix
May 3 – King of Kokomo
May 17 – All Star Circuit of Champions
May 24 – BC’s Indiana Double
May 31 – Kokomo Klassic
June 7 – Indiana Midget Week
June 21 – Darland Memorial
July 3 – Fireworks Special
July 25 – Indiana Sprint Week
Aug. 26 – #GYATK Night
Aug. 27 – Sprint Car Smackdown IX
Aug. 28 – Sprint Car Smackdown IX
Aug. 29 – Sprint Car Smackdown IX
Sept. 6 – Osman Season Championship
Sept. 25 – Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Oct. 16 – Kokomo Klash XIV
Oct. 17 – Kokomo Klash XIV
Oct. 24 – World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series