SpeedwayFiction Speedway like it used to be! Home Heroes of the Track Cycle Speedway stories Click on each story to open a full PDF version. You will need a PDF reader. You can install a free copy of Adobe Reader here. SpeedwayFiction Boys’ annuals, especially in the first half of the twentieth century, were rich in stories and factual articles about speedway racing - most of them lavishly illustrated with drawings or photographs. Enjoy this small selection from our library


From the Sports thrills annual

Almost 70 years ago, the newspaper Sporting Record published in its Sports Thrills annual this  item on the rise of Cycle Speedway

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Skid Kids

A rare article about cycle speedway from the Boys’ Own Paper, October 1949

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Chancey’s Skid Kids

This is a rare cycle speedway story from the Champion Annual for Boys, 1952 edition.

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