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the end.

1/25/2009 - They call it Lake Forest. "A mixed use development focusing on neighborhood appeal and natural amenities", says the colorful brochure. To many though, it's just more of the same erasing what remains of the "Traction Capitol of the South"; Lakeland International Speedway.


Lake Forest Artist Rendering

4/20/2008 - It's been a long time coming but the inevitable is upon us. Heavy equipment has moved in recently to begin preparing the site for it's next life as a residential development. While area drag racing fans were taking in the sights, sounds and smells of the Super Chevy Show at Memphis Motorsports Park today, I paid a visit to the serene remnants of Lakeland Raceway.


Lakeland Raceway right-side pits after clearing.


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