Currently lease by ~ Dirt Life Racing, LLC Volusia Speedway Park (Formally known as Volusia County Speedway) is an auto racing facility located near Barberville in Volusia County, FL. It Operates a 1/2 mile dirt oval, and next door a 1/8 mile dirt oval for Karts. During February it hosts races from the Crafstman World of Outlaws Series (Both Sprint Cars & Late Models.) Som of the biggest names in the business show at VSP annually including Steve Kinser, Sammy Swindell, Joey Saldana, Jack Hewitt, Tony Stewart, Kasey Khane, Kenny Wallace, Shane Clanton, Scott Bloomquist, Josh Richards and many many others.
February is also home to the DIRTcar Nationals featureing racing over a two week span including DIRTcar Modifieds, DIRTcar Late Models, and DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds as well.
VSP opened in 1968 as Barberville Speedway, from 1989 to 1992 NASCAR Busch Series enjoyed what is now Known as the Fastest 1/2 Mile in the World!
Wendi Underwood leases the track after the DIRTcar Nationals and VSP holds weekly top notch racing every Saturday night during the months of March thru December. VSP is also the home of some of the biggest paydays for short track racing around including the Annual Powell Memorial for the Late Models and the Iron Man 100 for the V8 Thunderstocks paying $10,000 to the winner.
2016 is looking to be yet another huge year, as we have all the annual events in place including increased prize money for each division as well as special Mini Serieses for the Late Models paying $2,500 to win and the ever popular Young's Enterprises Iron Man Series for the V8 Thunderstocks which pays $1,200 to the winner plus a points fund at the end of the year for the champion in the six part series that takes place throughout the 2016 racing season.
We hope to see you all at the races this year as we attempt to make 2016 our biggest year yet!