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Frequently Asked Questions

General Information

Lucas Oil Speedway is located on HWY 54 in Wheatland, Missouri just 15 miles East of HWY 13 and 11 miles west of HWY 65. Near beautiful Pomme de Terre Lake and just 25 quick minutes to Bolivar, Missouri and only 45 minutes to the Lake of the Ozarks. Click here for map and driving directions.
Lucas Oil Speedway is a multi-sport racing facility. It includes a 3/8th mile semi-banked oval dirt track, the country's only purpose-built drag boat lake, a brand new off road track, as well as a slick track for go-karts and special events. Grandstand and VIP suite seating totals nearly 8,000 at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks.
YES! Lucas Oil Speedway and Lake Lucas boast 40 acres of rolling campgrounds. Both wooded and open air spots are abundant. An onsite shower house, water and electric hookups, fishing ponds and hiking trails are all enclosed in the scenic campground. Water and Electric spots are limited and can be reserved in advance by calling 417-282-5984.
No. A Drag Strip is in the plans for Lucas Oil Speedway, but no formal deadline or completion date is planned. An announcement with information will be released as plans evolve.
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Lake Lucas

Lake Lucas is a 4,000 foot long, 400 foot wide, 8 foot deep purpose-built drag boat racing lake. Opened in 2011 at Lucas Oil Speedway, Lake Lucas is like no other racing facility in the world!
Drag Boats vary in speeds, maxing out at over 250 miles per hour in the Top Fuel Hydro division.

Ticket Information

Tickets for each race event are available at the ticket office on race day beginning at 5pm. Special event tickets may also be purchased online through ShowClix.
FREE! There is never a fee to park at Lucas Oil Speedway or Lake Lucas.
Family Passes are available at the ticket office, or by calling 417-282-5984. A Family Pass includes admission for (2) Adults and up to (3) children ages 6-15, a discount in the Track Treasures Gift Shop and (1) FREE Go-Kart Ride.
Gate times vary with events on Lake Lucas, the new Off Road Track and the Diamond of Dirt Tracks. Check our Event Schedule for complete details.
Reserved seats are available by purchasing a Season Pass for the entire race season, or by purchasing tickets online for select special events like the Show-Me 100. The televised race attracts capacity crowds each year.
VIP Suites are available for groups or private parties. Please contact Nichole McMillan at 417-282-5984 or by email for information on annual and nightly suite rental.
A Season Pass is a great way to guarantee your spot every week at Lucas Oil Speedway. They also make fabulous gifts for the race fans in your life! Please check the Admission page for Season Pass pricing. Season passes are available at the ticket office.
Yes, although the pit area is restricted to those who have purchased a pit pass. Pit passes are available for each race event. Prices vary depending on event. All guests who purchase a pit pass are required to sign a waiver before entering.

Planning Your Visit

Yes. Please review the ATV and Golf Cart Rules & Regulations for important safety information.

ALL spectators and campers that utilize a Golf Cart/ATV or similar vehicle on the Lucas Oil Speedway grounds will need to register the vehicle and purchase a $20 Annual Cart/ATV Pass at the Camp Shack.

Also, in the interest of safety and to reduce traffic in the pits at the following special events, the Lucas Oil Show-Me 100, the John Haas Memorial Drag Boat Classic, the GEICO Off Road Shootout Presented by General Tire, the Diamond Drag Boat Nationals, and the Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial, you will also need a $50 event specific Golf Cart/ATV pass for each event to PASS THROUGH THE PIT GATE to access the other areas of the facility. Other events may be added as needed based on traffic volume.

A LIMITED QUANTITY of event specific passes will be available for each event. When they are sold out, there will no additional passes issued.

The $50 event pass will only be required for pit access once the pits have been closed and cleared for the night with the exception of the Drag Boat and Off Road events, you will need to $50 pass to access any area of the facility beyond the campground and the spectator parking area. For the Show-Me 100 and the Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial, you may drive in the pits as much as you want during the day when the pits are still open to visit your favorite driver with just your $20 annual pass.

There will also be no additional charges other than the annual pass to drive your Golf Cart/ATV from the campground to the front gate where you are welcome to park.

Drivers will receive one FREE golf cart/atv pass with their pill draw or registration for a vehicle that is used specifically for the race team. We will also be greatly reducing the amount of traffic through the pits once hot laps have started so we will allow only drivers/crew through the pit area while hot laps and racing is going on.

No. Lucas Oil Speedway is proud to have some of the best tasting food in all of Dirt Track racing at reasonable rates, no need to bring your own. We also have fabulous vendors inside to provide extra special treats.
Pets are not allowed with the exception of Assistance Animals clearly marked and certified.

Event Information

We race them ALL! Weekly Racing action on our Dirt Track includes four classes: ULMA Late Models, USRA Modifieds, B-Mods and Street Stocks. Special events include: Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, ASCS Sprints (winged and non-winged), POWRi Midgets, Truck & Tractor Pulls, Monster Trucks and USMTS Modifieds. We also race Drag Boats on Lake Lucas and Off Road on our new Off Road Track.
For a complete listing of Lucas Oil televised events, click here.

About Lucas Oil

Lucas Oil Products Inc. is the world leader of High Performance Lubricants and Problem Solving Additives. Founded in 1989 by Forrest and Charlotte Lucas, Lucas Oil Products has grown to encompass much more than Oil Products. With a knack for innovation, Forrest was a truck driver who began experimenting with oil additives to benefit his trucking business. Using motorsports sponsorship as a way to get the name in front of people, Lucas became known throughout the industry and beyond. Product lines now include motorcycle oils, marine oils, hydraulic and racing oils. Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis brought added emphasis on the success of Lucas Oil Products. Forrest and Charlotte Lucas are great examples of what honesty, hard work and dedication can achieve. Beyond oil products and racing they are passionate about their ranch in Cross Timbers, Missouri, and new organization Protect the Harvest. They also continue to plan for sustainability of the company through various sources, including acquisition of cable network MAVTV.
Lucas Oil Products are available at Lucas Oil Speedway in the Track Treasures Gift Shop and in the Lucas Oil Parts Store in the Pit Area. Lucas Oil Products are also available at major retailers and automotive retail shops including; NAPA, O'Reilly Auto Parts, AutoZone, SPEEDCO, Wal-Mart, Orschlen's Farm and Home, TA/Petro, and more.
Lucas Oil Speedway apparel and gift items are available in the Track Treasures Gift Shop for purchase on race day. carries an extensive line of Lucas Oil apparel and gifts, order online for direct shipping.
Please contact us for a request form for your non-profit group, club or school organization. Please keep in mind we receive countless requests and cannot fulfill each one.