Bill Smith
Founder, 1929-2014
Speedy Bill
Since 1952
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    1937 Ford 3 Window Coupe. Taken at Goodguys PPG Nationals in Columbus, OH by Jason Lubken. See More
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    Brownstone Indiana Speedweek – Photo by Chad Warner See More
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    Speedway Motors' Tribute T Kit - Photo by Tim Sutton See More
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    1948 Chevy - Daniel Hanson See More
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    1969 Chevelle - Photo by Jason Lubken. See More
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    Founder "Speedy" Bill Smith showing off the 17th & N Street shop in 1962.

Making Dreams Come True for 62 Years

"The smart guy will outsmart himself. The lucky guy will run out of luck. The money guy will never have the desire. But hard work will take you anywhere you want to go!"
- "Speedy" Bill Smith

Industry Leading Performance

Speedway Motors' continued growth and success are the result of the business principles it was founded upon: giving car enthusiasts quality components at affordable prices with quick delivery and courteous service.

Top Picks
Dayton Wire Wheel Polished Hub Caps, Pair

These hub caps are perfect for your Dayton wire spoke wheels.  They feature a beautiful polished finish and are sold as a pair.

  • Polished
  • For Dayton wire spoke wheels
  • Sold as a pair
Book - Show Biz Auto Racing, IMCA Big Cars 1915-1977, by Buzz Rose


Show Biz Auto Racing - IMCA Big Cars 1915-1977 by Buzz Rose is a pictoral and written history of America's most unusual sprint car organization, the International Motor Contest Association from 1915 to 1977. This club dominated sprint car racing in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Kansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma, and sanctioned races from Arizona to Massachusetts. The greatest dirt track stars in the nation were IMCA champions; Gus Schrader, Emory Collins, Ralph DePalma, Barney Oldfield, Fred Horey, Sig Haugdahl, Deb Snyder, Bob Grim, Frank Luptow, Joie Chitwood, Everett Saylor, Pete Folse, and Jim Wilburn all were IMCA stars. Foreword by three time Indianapolis 500 winner Johnny Rutherford, himself a former IMCA star.

  • Deluxe Hard Bound
  • 200 pages
  • High quality hard bound book with many color photos
XS Power S527 GM Direct Mount / Universal Mount Battery Hold Down Kit
These aluminum battery hold downs from XS Power can be used as a GM direct mount or universal mount. They come with all necessary hardware for a quick and easy installation.
  • Lightweight aluminum construction
  • Universal mount design

XS 527 Battery Hold Down Instructions (PDF)

Titan Tools 12218 Extra Long Ratchet Screw Driver, 18 Inch

This ratcheting screw driver from Titan Tools comes with 10 bit choices and 250 in. lbs of torque to give you fastening capabilities like no other handheld driver, especially in hard-to-reach areas. 

  • Reversible ratcheting design
  • Hi-Torque 250 in-lbs
  • 18" overall length
  • Bits made of S2 material
  • Stainless steel holder
  • Convenient bit storage in handle


  • (3) Phillips head bits - #1, #2, #3
  • (4) Slotted head bits - 5/32", 3/16", 1/4", 9/32"
  • (2) Star head bits - T15, T20
  • (1) Square head bit - #2
  • (1) 1-1/4" socket adapter
Weld-On Rear Disc Brake Kit, 1969-77 GM Caliper, 3 Inch Backspace

Replace those old drum brakes with modern rear disc brakes. Steel rotor hat mounts .81" x 11-3/4" Pro-lite vented iron rotors and calipers to 3" tube rear end.  Complete with rotors, hats, calipers (7/16"-20 inlets), brackets, brake pads, caliper brackets and slider bolts. 

Hat fits 5 lug hubs with 4-1/2", 4-3/4", or 5" bolt circle.

Installation note: Due to a wide variation in daimeters of axle flanges and center hubs from manufacturers, it may be necessary to turn these diameters down to the proper dimensions.

910-31936 Instructions (PDF)

Quarter Master 509113SC Button Flywheel for 7.25 Inch Clutch, Chevy

These button-style flywheels from Quarter Master are engineered for use with rear mount bellhousings and flexplate assemblies. They are designed and manufactured in-house, using stringent quality control methods to ensure excellent product performance and availability.

  • Late Chevy externally balanced, one-piece rear main seal
  • For V-Drive, Optimum-V, and Pro-Series
  • 7.25" Clutch Unit
  • Use with rear mount bellhousings and flexplate assemblies

Quarter Master Engineering & Design (PDF)

Note: This is for use with Race applications only - not intended for Street use.

Tech Tip:  When installing a new clutch, be sure to follow the manufacturer's instructions for correct set-up.  You should also replace the pilot bushing/bearing.

Tech Tip:  To extend the life of your expensive racing clutch you should not use it to load the car on or in your trailer.  The amount of slippage this causes is worse than a night of racing.

E-Stopp Electric Emergency Brake Kit
                    The E-Stopp® is the perfect e-brake for custom  vehicles and winner of the 2012 NSRA new safety product of the year. It is a one button controller with one push to set and a second push to release.  If wired direct to a battery source it can be activated with the key in the off position and the unit does require battery power to set or disengage. It  not only frees up room on the chassis and in the cab but doubles as an  anti-theft device when the button is hidden. It works with any kind of  brake system that can accept an e-brake cable and can mount anywhere on  the chassis that you have room. The electric parking brake kit comes with the actuator, the  control box w/ switch and wire connectors all at an affordable price.
  • One-touch, audible activation
  • Replaces hand or foot operated e-brake handle
  • 2012 NSRA new product award winner

Kit Includes:

  • (1)  12v Control Box w/ micro computer, detachable button and optional ignition safety device
  • (1)  Actuator w/ rugged metal casing
  • (2)  Wire to wire Butt Splicers
  • (3)  Wire to battery Ring connectors

Frequently Asked Questions

Note:  Suggested e-brake cables may be necessary to purchase with this kit.

Afco 30030 1979-04 Mustang Double Adjustable Big Gun Front Drag Strut

This double adjustable strut from Afco is engineered for use with 1974-2004 Mustangs. Its superior valving technology eliminates huge wheelies and the click by click adjustment allows you to know exactly where your valving is set.  These drag racing struts offer more damping control and adjustment range than any other strut currently available.

  • 35mm piston promotes excellent damping and control
  • Bolt on clevis spacer improves installation
  • CAD designed and FEA optimized
  • Rebuildable and revalvable
Henchcraft Chassis Mini Lightning Sprint Nose Wing

New from Henchcraft Chassis, this dished aluminum nose wing is specifically designed for Henchcraft Mini Lightning Sprint cars. Hardware kits are available for outfitting the nose wing posts to the wing and the rear straps to the wing and chassis on your Mini Lightning Sprint.  Speedway Motors has everything you need for a successful installation.

  • Under foil mounts in front and rear
  • Large angle cut sideboards for optimum performance
  • For use with Henchcraft Sprint cars

RACEceiver Package

More and more tracks are using the RACEceiver to allow officals to keep the drivers informed of accidents and line-up on restarts. It saves time and lives. It includes a holster clip and uses AAA batteries. Operates in the 450-470 mhz range.

The in-car box is for drivers who would like to mount the RACEceiver inside the car. This Box will house your RACEceiver and mounts easily inside your car on the roll bar, or wherever you choose. It gives your RACEceiver additional protection.

This set includes the RACEceiver, ear piece and car box!



Griffin 7-70163 Deluxe Alum Radiator for 1939-40 Ford Chassis w/Flathead
Griffin Aluminum radiators give superior cooling over a brass/copper radiator. Features 2 rows of 1.5" tubes furnace brazed into the core which provides 40% greater tube-to-fin contact over a copper/brass radiator.  These radiators are designed for use on 1939-40 Ford Chassis equipped with a Ford Flathead engine.
  • Built-in HD automatic transmission oil cooler
  • Hood support brackets are included
  • Brackets on side for gille shell
  • Brackets on top for support rods
  • No "dummy" filler neck

Griffin Flathead Radiator Application Chart (GIF)

Learn more about how radiators work and selecting the proper radiator for your vehicle by reading our tech article. Radiator Cooling Performance

Speedway Chevy Universal Aluminum Radiators

Speedway’s line of universal Chevy radiators makes it easy for budget-minded racers to get a professional-quality aluminum racing radiator. These high performance radiators feature furnace-brazed construction, two rows of large 1" aluminum tubes, billet filler necks and a maximum number of fins per inch for great heat transfer. They are not available with transmission coolers and they do not come with mounting brackets.

These Chevy-style radiators have driver’s side upper inlets, passenger side lower outlets, and can be ordered in a variety of custom widths.

  • All-aluminum, furnace-brazed construction
  • No cheap epoxy glue or crimped in gaskets
  • Maximum amount of fins per inch allows greater heat transfer
  • Billet filler necks
  • Available in 22", 24", 28", or 31" widths (measurements include tanks)

Learn more about how radiators work and selecting the proper radiator for your vehicle by reading our tech article, Radiator Cooling Performance.

Titan Tools 19436 8-Piece Air Hose Blow Gun Kit

This 8-piece air hose blow gun kit from Titan Tools comes with a blow gun handle as well as 7 tips to go along with it.  These kits feature 1/4" NPT female fittings.

Kit includes:

  • (1) Blow gun
  • (1) Rubber tip
  • (1) Air screen tip
  • (1) Brass tip
  • (1) Safety tip
  • (1) Adjustable tip
  • (1) Nylon tip
  • (1) Safety booster tip
Guide 682-C Style Headlight, Black

To get that period correct look, these headlights are what you need. They have a clear marker light with five amber LEDs, and H4 halogen blub. 12 volt operation with a 7" diameter light.

Clear lens marker light features a 5 led panel with a dual circuit function.  One circuit will function as a low brightness output with the second circuit having a high brightness output.  This allows for the marker light to be used for both the running/marker light and for the turn signals as needed.

  • This headlight has a standard 7” headlight that has a replaceable H4 bulb
  • Overall diameter at front is 8-1/2”
  • Front to back overall dimension is 8-1/2”
  • Overall height from mounting base surface to top of marker light is 10-3/4”

Sold each, two make a pair. 

Headlight Wiring Chart (GIF)

1955-57 Chevy Aluminum Accelerator Throttle Pedal Assembly

These gas pedals are designed for use with 1955-57 Tri-5 Chevys.  They feature a beautiful chrome finish with pedal dimensions of 2" x 5".

  • Aluminum throttle gas pedal
  • Pad with 6 non-slip rubber inserts
  • Firewall mount style
Lokar 1110114 Dial-In Board 1-5/8 Inch Cage Mount - Polished

This polished 3-digit dial-in board from Lokar comes with a bracket. This bracket clamps on to a 1-5/8" diameter tube.

  • 6061 T-6 Aluminum
  • No welding or drilling required
  • No interference with roll-bar padding
  • Adjustable arm for leveling
  • Made in the USA
G-Comp Lower Tubular Control Arms for 62-67 Nova/Chevy II Suspension Kits

These G-Comp lower tubular control arms feature solid steel construction with a natural finish. There is no hardware included.

  • Lower control arms as used in G-Comp 1962-67 Nova/Chevy II suspension kits 350-001 & 350-002
  • Delrin bushings and heavy duty ball joints included
  • Not for use with any other kit or crossmember
  • Sold as a pair
  • Overall Length: 16"
  • Overall Width: 12"
Polished Stainless Steel Chevy Motor Mounts
                    Our polished stainless steel motor mounts for S/B and B/B Chevy engines include polyurethane bushings and trim-to-fit 1/4" steel weld-on frame brackets. Add a touch of class to your dream car. 
MSD 79082 Short 12 LT Style Chevy Magneto, Black
Designed with sprint cars in mind, the Short Base Pro Mag 12LT offers light weight and incredible power. The compact housing also sits an inch lower for improved clearance of the fuel injection plus features a band clamp mount for easier timing adjustments. 

The Electronic Points Box is the brain of the Pro Mag 12. It controls the spark duration and the unique full-power firing sequence of the Pro Mag 12. The energy from the generator is controlled with Field Effect Transistor (FET) technology which is far superior to mags still using points as a trigger source.

Each Short Base Pro Mag 12LT is supplied with a bronze gear, band clamp, cap and rotor. Works with Small Block Chevy, Small Block Chrysler, and 351 W/C Ford.

  • 3/4" shorter than the standard 12LT
  • Works with the new style air boxes
  • Features newly engineered raised oil passage groove to prevent leaks and provide superior oiling in large cam tunnel blocks
  • Includes cap, rotor and bronze gear

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