Lakeland Raceway

James Norman

How to be a Racer?

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a race car driver? If so, there are a few requirements you’ll need to meet before you can hit the track. First and foremost, you’ll need to obtain a racing license from a professional racing organization. The process for obtaining a license varies depending on the organization, but it …

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The Commercial Appeal

Drag Racing’s ‘World Series’ To Keep Shelby Track Moving The National Hot Rod Association will spin its World Championship tires at Shelby County International Raceway this weekend. “It’s the World Series of drag racing,” says Lelan Stanton, SCIR’s new general manager. “All of the top names in racing will be here.” The event is NHRA’s …

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The Old Days

Two-Lane Blacktop is here! Click here to see Lakeland International Raceway scenes from the movie. Admission Ticket – Thanks Pat Toomey! Two-Lane Blacktop – See scenes that were shot at Lakeland International Raceway. My First Time – Read 2002 IHRA Top Fuel Champion Clay Millican’s memories of the first drag race that he can remember. …

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Collierville Dragway

Although named after Collierville, a Memphis area suburb, the dragstrip was actually located in Marshall County, Mississippi about a mile past the state line. It backs up within feet of Highway 72. Click the satellite photo for a full size view that points out the dragstrip. Click for full size view. Collierville Dragway Not being …

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