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Racetracks Near Exton, PA

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Racetracks and Racing Opportunities Near Exton, PA

Philadelphia is Pennsylvania’s largest city and is the sixth most populated city in the U.S. With so many people, the city of Philadelphia has a vibrant racing community and plenty of opportunities for racing enthusiasts to get involved.

Not far from Philadelphia is the city of Exton, PA—home to Universal Technical Institute (UTI) Exton. This 178-000 square-foot campus is equipped with industry tools and technology and offers programs in Automotive and Diesel technology for those who aspire to become technicians.

Attending UTI is hard work, but it’s important for students to carve out time for play as well! If you’re thinking about attending UTI Exton and are passionate about racing, we’ve put together a list of tracks that you’ll definitely want to check out when you have some downtime from class:

Drag Racing

Roughly one hour south of UTI Exton, just over the Maryland state line, you will find Cecil Country Dragway. Open March through November, this quarter-mile dragstrip hosts street legal drags and more. Curious about your car’s quarter-mile time or wondering who has the fastest car in your class? Keep the racing safe and off the streets with a night at Cecil Country Dragway.

Maple Grove Raceway is a quarter mile dragstrip located about 26 miles northwest of campus. You can watch or even participate in the racing at this classic PA track. Running May through October, Maple Grove comes alive and hosts racing of all types including motorcycles, youth racing and more!

Other Race Tracks

Montgomery County Quarter Midget Race Club, also known as Phoenixville Raceway, is located about 12 miles northeast of campus. This classic quarter midget dirt track is a great place to watch the racing action, and it’s also where many aspiring race car drivers get their start in the sport.

Bridgeport Speedway is located in New Jersey, about 33 miles southeast of Exton, PA. Bridgeport hosts various types of dirt track racing including big blocks, outlaw stocks and even monster trucks!

About 22 miles north of campus, you will find Pagoda Motocross Track. Pagoda hosts youth and adult Motocross racing along with ATVs and even an occasional junk car race! Off road motorsports fans, be sure to check it out.

Last but certainly not least, Honey Brook Speedway is a quarter mile midget track located about 11 miles west of UTI Exton. The youth quarter midget races are free to watch, and generally run from late spring through fall. Kids and young adults can race on a paved oval in the ¼ scale midget cars powered by all cooled engines. If you’re looking for a speedway where you can participate in the action, this is the place to be.

That concludes our list of race tracks in the Exton, PA area! To learn more about training at UTI Exton, visit our campus page and request informationto get in touch with one of our admissions representatives today.

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