A Dream Weekend at Eldora

Crews work to prepare cars for the 2011 Dream

Eldora Speedway…Just the name evokes images of speed, prestige and rim riding racing action.

  For 17-Years the Big E has held an annual event titled the “Dream”, an appropriate name for a race paying $100,000 to the winner.  Each of the 91-competitors entered the gates on Friday for qualifying with a dream of their own.   For some rookie’s that dream was to get seat time at the famed high-banked ½-mile in the heart of Ohio farmland, for others the dream was to land a spot on the starting grid for the 100 lapper, and for many it of course was to walk away with a large trophy and a ton of cash. Continue reading “A Dream Weekend at Eldora”