The champions of Mobile International Speedway’s regular season have yet to be crowned but a title belt will be awarded to the winner of the Lee Fields Memorial 100 Pro Late Model spectacular this Saturday night at the Irvington half-mile. Every short track across the country has one weekend that stands out above the rest [...]
By Chuck Corder The No. 42 holds a special significance in sports. Jackie Robinson wore that number on the back of his Brooklyn Dodgers jersey when he broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball more than a half century ago. Closer to home, within the tight community that is Gulf Coast short-track racing, No. [...]
Mike Garvey has only competed in two Pro Late Model races this season but he’s hoping the third time will be the charm, resulting in his first victory of the season this Saturday night in the Lee Fields Memorial 100 Garvey has placed all of his efforts this season into his Super Late Model program [...]
Lee Fields Memorial FAQ Page FAQ: Can you tell me about Friday’s Practice Day? Answer: Friday is purely optional. The Pits will open at 4pm and practice will run on rotation of divisions until 9pm. There will be a Pro Late Model only session from 9:00 to 9:30pm. Pit Passes will be $10 on Friday, [...]
Friday is a tune and test day for all divisions. The final hot laps for the Pro Late Models will end at 9:30. Then…Let’s PAAAAR-TY in the pits. Check the schedule for more exact times. On Saturday, drivers put on their game face, and Let’s Go Racing!
Lee moved to Mobile while he was traveling the south as a professional wrestler. He loved the area, acquired land in Irvington for what is now the speedplex we enjoy today. A half mile oval track, a drag strip, and a place for auctions, all just off Hiway 90. Lee worked to build interest in motorsports, and [...]
Mobile International Speedway presents the season’s most ambitious night of racing Saturday, August 31. More race cars than at any other event this season will compete in the Lee Fields Memorial which features racing in seven divisions. The annual Labor Day weekend event is held as a tribute to the late Lee Fields, owner/operator of [...]
A wash out…the Saturday evening events of Aug 17th are reset for Sept 7th here at MIS. Our next event will be the Lee Fields Memorial 100 on August 30 and 31st.
Mobile International Speedway has been bit hard by the rainout bug this season. As much as this has disappointed fans at Alabama’s Fastest Half-mile, it has hit the drivers equally hard. The drivers live and work to compete on weekends and are looking forward to making up for the long layoff this Saturday night when [...]
The Pro Late Models are back on Aug 17th…and there is a discounted ticket for adults of $10. Kids 12 and under will be admitted free! Its Back to School time!