Maine’s 72-year-old Beech Ridge Speedway to be sold, car racing likely over

PORTLAND, Maine — This weekend likely marked the final regular race meet at Beech Ridge Motor Speedway in Scarborough. Track owner Andy Cusack announced the track was under contract to real estate developers at the year-end awards ceremony after the races Saturday night.

Beech Ridge First opened in May 1949.

Cusack told the hushed crowd that he’d received a random phone call from out-of-state land developers this year.

Maine’s 72-year-old Beech Ridge Speedway to be sold, car racing likely over

Nina Zatulini

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