Racing on Carolina's Crystal Coast

Chris Burns Victory Headlines Night of Mayhem at Carteret County Speedway

SWANSBORO, NC – Saturday night’s races at Carteret County Speedway, billed as Budweiser Halloween Mayhem, lived up to the “Mayhem” title.  At the end of the night, Chris Burns was celebrating his third career Late Model victory. Burns inherited the lead on lap 26 when Connor Hall and Jeff Oakley got together racing for the […]

Travis Provost Sets Sights on First Mini Stock Win in Carteret’s Mayhem Event

SWANSBORO, NC – Travis Provost is hoping to score his first career Mini Stock victory in the Battlefield Tire Pros Mini Stock Mayhem event at Carteret County Speedway – the 100 lap feature that headlines Budweiser Halloween Mayhem. Provost, 35, from Swansboro, used to race at Coastal Plains Raceway in Jacksonville.  He returned to the […]

Carteret County Speedway to Hold Finale on October 29th

Carteret County Speedway has postponed the regular season finale to October 29th, now being run alongside the Battlefield Tire Pros Mini Stock Mayhem event. The event was scheduled for October 8th originally but postponed due to Hurricane Matthew and moved to October 22nd.  However, as a result of the continued flooding, road closures and ongoing […]

Carteret County Speedway Spared by Hurricane Matthew

SWANSBORO, NC – Hurricane Matthew has come and gone, causing no significant damage to Carteret County Speedway. Hurricane Matthew, which has caused torrential flooding and significant damage all the way up the coast from Florida to Virginia, moved through Carteret County on Saturday evening and into Sunday morning.  While much of Eastern North Carolina was […]

Mini Stock Mayhem Moved to October 29th; Next CCS Race Set for October 22nd

SWANSBORO, NC – Carteret County Speedway has postponed the Battlefield Tire Pros Mini Stock Mayhem race to Saturday, October 29th due to the looming threat from Hurricane Matthew. Matthew, a major hurricane, is forecast to hit the North Carolina Coast over the weekend.  With many driver traveling from out of town to come to the […]

EVENT PREVIEW: Coca-Cola Race Day at Carteret County Speedway

SWANSBORO, NC – Another action packed evening of racing is set to take place at Carteret County Speedway, headlined by 75 laps of Late Model racing. While many racetracks have concluded their seasons, things are heating up at Carteret County.  New drivers are once again making visits to Carteret while other drivers look to continue […]

Shawn Wilson Making Transition from Karts to U-CAR Racing at Carteret

SWANSBORO, NC – William Shawn Wilson is used to racing wide open in go-karts.  Now, he’s making the transition and preparing for his Carteret County Speedway debut in a four-cylinder stock car on Saturday night. Wilson, 37, from Newport, North Carolina will be racing in the U-CAR division, which is one of the two four-cylinder […]