August 2013

LEE FIELDS WAS NOT A STAY AT HOME DRIVER

Friday and Saturday Aug 30 and 31st our neighboring track, MIS hosts its biggest event of the regular season…the LEE FIELDS MEMORIAL.

Lee was the driving force in the operation of the Mobile International Speedway for many years.  His trophies included winning here at 5 Flags in the 1970’s at one of the events […]

VINTAGE CARS HERE ON SEPTEMBER 6TH

By Chuck Corder

Ricky Haugen has fond memories of coming to Five Flags Speedway as a child.

Grabbing a seat in the grandstands and eagerly anticipating the drop of the green flag to watch the weekend warriors wage war at the famed half-mile asphalt oval.

What has always resonated for Haugen, now 44 […]

Garrett and Bryce’s Excellent Adventure has Teenagers atop Allen Turner PLM Points Standings

By Chuck Corder

Teenagers don’t live life with a governor.

Every chore they begrudgingly perform happens at a lightning-quick pace, in between commercials.

From drive-thrus to 140-character tweets, to six-second Vines to Instagram photos and Facebook updates, their worlds move at breakneck speeds.

Thirteen-year-old Garrett Jones and 17-year-old Bryce Dulabhan wouldn’t change a thing.

The […]

THE RACE FOR RESERVED SEATS IS ON!

We are now accepting requests  for tickets to the 2013 Snowball Derby © December 4th to the 8th.

Call the office 9am-5pm  Central Time Mon-Fri and find seats in the section you prefer.  Call 850-944-8400

You will talk to a real person. […]

YEA…THEY REALLY DID RACE

Six pastors for 6 laps…and all crossed the finish line.  Here they are, in alphabetical order:

Jeff Adams from Smyrna Baptist Wayne Butts,Track Chaplain, Liberty Church North Shane Freemen, Beulah Baptist Gordon Godfrey of Marcus Pointe Baptist Nate Wheeler of Liberty Church Gene Wooten of Beulah Free Will Baptist.

Pastor Adams was the first to finish. […]