High Plains Public Radio

Glenn "Slivers" Boyd

Back in the Day: Dodge City was… Sturgis Nascar?

Sep 12, 2013

In 1914, 17,000 people came to watch the Dodge City 300.  A motorcycle race that took place on an oval track, northeast of Dodge City.  The epic race took place on July 4.  26 trains a day brought race fans to town.