5114 Pleasant Unity Road - just past Latrobe Airport Latrobe, PA 15650 724-322-0415


About Us

Latrobe Speedway is a family-owned and operated racing venue that runs Stadium Style Arena Cross with bike and quad racing on selected Friday Nights. Also new to the schedule this year, we are bringing back Stock car racing on selected saturday nights.

Latrobe Speedway is operated by SNB Promotions LLC, which is owned by Dennis Bates and his wife Kathy.

We also offer select practices during the Spring, Summer and Fall for both motocross and Stock 
cars. Track rentals are available for the day - at reasonable rates! For more information on any of the services or events that we offer contact us at 724-757-6079.

Media Contact:
2019 Press Credential Form - Please fill out the form and return it by email.
Racecar Registration:
Owner/Driver Registration Form - Please complete the form before entering the pit area.



Hey Kids...

Calling all kids - Toddlers to Teens (2-12). 
Join us Saturday nights at Latrobe Motor Speedway for some fun filled activities prior to a night of Action Packed Racing. Some of the activities will be tours of the pits, points contest, driver interviews and many many more. 
Our Kidz Klub members will be on a points system just like our drivers. Top 3 points winners will be invited to the Drivers Banquet at the end of the season to receive their award. There will also be prize give aways throughout the racing season.  
You must register to win prizes and join in all our Kidz Klub activities   Open registration will take place at the official Kidz Klub booth located just inside the grandstand. Registration begins May 4th  continues until June 1st.  Registration forms will be available at the speedway beginning May 4th.
After June 1st Kidz Klub registration will close.
KIDZ KLUB event schedule for May 2019:

2019 Arena Cross Schedule


2019 "Friday Night Lights Series" Arena Cross Schedule 

MAY 17th (Make-up 10th)

MAY 24th

JUNE 7th 

JULY 12th (Canceled lights)

JULY 19TH (Make up June 21st)

JULY 26th



September 6th (Make-up for July 12th)



5 pm:  Gates Open

6:30 pm:  Practice

8 pm:  Racing


For Series Awards you must compete in 5 races.

We will be Scoring your best 7 Races for Placement in the Series

You must attend awards banquet to receive awards


Contact us at:

724-757-6079 - DENNIS

Visit us at Facebook -

Latrobe Speedway Motorsports


Track is always available for track rentals

2018 Arena Cross Practice Info


Next practices: NONE SCHEDULED

You can always call before you haul:

Dennis at 724-757-6079 or George at 724-322-0415 for practice schedule,

information and track conditions: Closed 

Forecast  - Latrobe area.




We encourage you to visit and
support all our track sponsors. 

Hillview Motorsports

Holeshot Imaging

Smouse Trailers

PC Tire and Foam Fill




8/16/19 - This weekend at the Speedway,   Saturday 8/17/19 Stock Car Racing resumes,  Fastrak Crate Late, E-Mods, Pure Stock and the 4 Cyl will all be in action this Saturday.  4 Cyl Special $750 to win 20 Laps.  Kidz Klub will take hay ride through Pits and on The Track

8/16/19 - Motocross has the weekend OFF,  We wish the riders all the best if they race anywhere this weekend have fun and stay safe.

8/16/19-  Stock Car Series Points are UPDATED.

8/13/19 - Motocross riders, the results for Friday night's(8/9/19) race are updated.  The series points are also updated through race 6.  You have 2 more races to qualify for year end points.  See you on the 23rd!

8/7/19   Attention ALL Race Fans!!!!  Action Packed Weekend is FAST approaching.....  We Start things off with the BEST Arena Cross Racers fro the surrounding area, piloting their Bikes and Quads around the infield of the fast 1/2 mile dirt oval.  They will test their skills and speed as they take the Arenacross track Under The Lights of the Speedway.  Gates Open at 5pm, Practice at 6:30.  Racing Around 8pm  Saturday the Stock Cars will have their turn to invade the Speedway. This weekend we will host a Pure Stock Special Sponsored By Joe's Body in Fairchance Pa,  $1,500 to win.  One Skilled and Lucky driver will take home a pile of loot.  Our Points Race for Series Track Championship is  VERY tight in many of the Divisions,  You can check out the Points Race under the Stock Car Series Results Tab from the home page. Pit Gates OPEN at 3pm,  General Admission OPEN at 5pm.  We have made more adjustments with our Track Prep, we feel confident this weekend we will shine.   Hope to see you at the track this weekend!!  You do not want to miss this weekend! 

Rule changes for Pure Stock:  No Bert, Brinn or Falcon type transmission.  

Any Car running a 602 crate Engine must weight 3000 LBS

Trailing arm mounts, or leaf spring mounts on frame must remain unaltered and in stock location with one mounting hole only.  *Aftermarket non-adjustable trailing arms permitted must be stock length with stock diameter rubber or poly bushings only.  Frame must be stock with stock mounting suspension points, shocks and springs in stock locations    No Fabricated frames, from center of rear axel,  back end can be fabricated for fuel cell 


7/18/19  This weekend will be action packed with Motocross taking to the infield for Round 4 of the Friday Night Lights Series.  Last Friday was a huge bummer as the track was really coming around nice for the heat races, then BOOM no lights to half the track.  Race was called and will try it again This Friday.  The Motocross Schedule is updated and yes it will be a very busy handful of weeks.  MOTOCROSS 2019 BANQUET IS NOVEMBER 2nd at Pleasant Unity Firehall  Details will follow.  ALSO this weekend the Flyin 5 will take to the Dirt 1/2 Mile Oval.  There will be a PRO Stock Special this weekend with a bonus to the Purse for the Top 5 Finishers.  STOCK CAR BANQUET NOVEMBER 16TH  Details will follow.    So come on out This weekend and enjoy some Great Racing.

7/10/19  We will be revising the PURE STOCK RULES this week that will take effect for the July 20th RACE.  PLEASE WATCH THE SITE FOR THE CHANGES

7/10/19   MOTOCROSS RACERS - JUNE 21ST RACE WILL BE MADE-UP JULY 19TH.  We are worried with the way the weather has been so combative we need to allow room for other dates to move out.

7/10/19   This weekend is looking great for some awesome racing action at the Speedway starting Friday the 12th  Motocross action picks back up from a three week layoff.   The gates open at 5pm  practice at 6:30 then racing around 8pm.  Then Saturday we will take to the Oval Dirt Track with some awesome Stock Car Racing.  This Saturday the Thunder on Dirt Vintage Modified Cars will take the track along with the Flyin 5 divisions.  Pits open at 3pm General admission at 5pm   Hot Laps at 6:15  Heats start at 7pm   Come spend the weekend with us at the Speedway we have tons of racing action scheduled this weekend.  

6/19/19  UPDATED   We have run three stock car races now.  We do need to make some rule adjustments.  First,  we are changing the rule if you win the feature one week the following week you will now start 7th in the current weeks event.  It was 12th position.  

Also we are going to make changes to each division on the number of laps.  We understand the Track at Latrobe is much bigger than most all other local dirt tracks.  With that being said please see below. 

Fast Trak Pro Crates current 25 move to 20 laps.  Heats 8 laps

E-mods current 20 laps move to 18 laps. Heats 6 laps

Pro Stocks current 20 laps move to 15 laps. Heats 6 laps 

Pure Stocks current 15 move to 12 laps.  Heats 5 laps

4 cyl. current 12 laps move to 10 laps.  Heats 5 laps

These adjustments will take effect on June 29th race

6/8/2019 - MOTOCROSS POINTS  Round 3 points are updated!  The weather was great and we couldn't have had a nicer night to race under the lights.  We had an awesome turnout.  Remember if you want in on year end points and an invite to the banquet, you have one more race to be able to do so. You must race 5 out of the 8 races to qualify!                                         

5/9/19 UPDATED FOR 2019   Hours of Operation:

Stock Car Races every Saturday as scheduled (see 2019 schedule of events)

PIT Area:  Gates open 3:00 pm – Pit Pass $30.00 - Kids 15 & under -  $15.00 

Annual Car Registration: $40.00 - Registration Form

General Admission: Gates open  5:00 pm -

Adults 16 and older $12.00 – Seniors 62 and older $10.00 -  Kids 5-15  $8.00 – 5 and under $0.00

Family Options:    2 Adults & 3 Kids 5-15  $35.00  includes 5 Hot Dogs and 5 Drinks (Soda or Water) $35.00

                               2 Adults & 2 Kids 5-15 - $30.00  Includes 4 Hot Dogs and 4 Drinks (Soda or Water) $30.00

Hot Laps:  6:15 pm

Racing Events:  Begin at 7:00 pm  

Pay Outs:  Available 30 min after end of feature


 Remember, share your thoughts on our Facebook page.


        Dennis Bates


Racecar Drivers and Owners - Alert!

Please download the racecar registration form. Complete this form 

and return before entering your car into competition.

Latrobe Speedway welcomes the Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship series July 6th. with $1000 to win A-main event.

 Dennis says: "You don't want to miss this feature race at our bad-fast-half-mile"! 

Competitors Note: The official Latrobe Motorsports general 

rules, regulations and procedures are available for review and download. Rules and Regulations