P.O. Box 218 9100 Leavitt Rd. Amherst, Ohio 44001 Tel: Track - 440-986-2703 Office - 440-984-2817/216-441-2266 Fax: 440-984-2849Located in Amherst, Ohio, Lorain County Speedway opened on the 3rd July 1949 as a 1/3 mile dirt oval. It was used until the 1st October 1960, after which it was paved and became a 3/8 mile semi-banked oval. It reopened on the 20th May 1961, and has been used ever since.