2012 Salem Speedway practice dates released

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 SALEM, IN – The dates for Salem Speedway’s annual pre-season test & tune sessions have been released reports track management.  The short-track test is set for Saturday, March 24th with the high banks practice scheduled for Saturday, April 7th.

The March 24th practice is only for divisions scheduled to compete on the Salem Speedway short-track during the 2012 season and the April 7th date is exclusively for cars racing on the half-mile oval during the upcoming season.

The practice period, scheduled from noon to 3 p.m. both days, is open to Salem Speedway divisions and traveling series.  Pit gates open at 10 a.m.

Both Salem Speedway tracks are also available for private test sessions.  For more information call 812-883-6504


First Harrison Bank, with 11 southern Indiana locations, will once again serve as title sponsor of the popular on-track autograph sessions at both 2012 ARCA Racing Series events at Salem Speedway.

“We’re happy to have First Harrison Bank involved with the ARCA pre-race festivities on April 29th and September 15th,” said track general manager Richard Deaton.  “The autograph sessions are a huge part of the tradition of these great events.”

First Harrison Bank is “Your Hometown Bank”, where banking is made easy.  For information on the complete line of banking services offered by First Harrison Bank visit www.firstharrison.com.


Salem Speedway season tickets are currently selling for the 2012 racing season.  They are priced at just $165 for reserved and $135 for non-reserved.

Salem Speedway season tickets are good for admission to all 2012 motorsports events at Salem Speedway, including the spring and fall ARCA races, the Joe James/Pat O’Connor Memorial Sprint Classic, the Touchstone Energy Midwest 200, the Halloween 200, and the Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League activities.  

Now is the time to take advantage of substantial savings, while ensuring that you don’t miss a lap of breathtaking action during the 2012 season at Salem Speedway.

To order your season tickets or for more information call 812-883-6504 or toll free 1-888-246-7223.  Most major credit cards are accepted.