Hawkeye Downs Speedway – Cedar Rapids, Iowa
HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY has been a fixture in Cedar Rapids since 1925 in one form or another operating under different names including Frontier Park and the Cedar Rapids Speedway. From it’s opening until 1989 the facility was a dirt track. The 1989 season saw Hawkeye Downs become Iowa’s only paved oval with both 1/4 mile and 1/2 mile tracks, paved pits, an enclosed tech building and inspection area, MUSCO broadcast quality lighting, electronic message board, full concession facilities and many other features. In 2003 we added a new scoreboard, message board and transponder timing and scoring system.
HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY has become a popular venue over the years for visiting regional and national series including the ASA Late Model Series, USAC Sprints and Midgets, IMCA Summer Series, the Mid-American Stock Car Series, Mid-American Super Trucks, Auto Value Super Sprints,HOSS Winged Sprint Cars, McLeod Gold Star Series, NASCAR REMAX Series,American IndyCar Series,ASA, UMARA Midgets and many others.
Location: 4400 6th Street SW Cedar Rapids, Iowa