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COMPETITORS ONLY: Summit Series and Jr Dragsters Sunday 6/7/20

Irwindale Dragstrip Summit Series and Junior Drags to Return on Sunday, June 7th Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Dragstrip is pleased to announce that it will be  hosting Round 2 of its Summit Drag Racing Series on Sunday, June 7th. In addition to the Summit Series, Junior Drags will also be &helip;

Competitors Only: Drag Strip Test N Tune

Irwindale Dragstrip to host Test and Tune on Saturday, June 6th. Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Dragstrip would like to invite drag racers to participate in a Test and Tune on Saturday, June 6th. There will be no spectator admittance as this will be a CLOSED event. Competitor and crew admittance &helip;

Events Postponed Through April

Statement from Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Due to Federal, State and County wide “Social Distancing” guidelines, Irwindale Speedway & Event Center will be extending the postponement of events through the end of April. “Throughout this process, we have maintained that our number one priority is the safety or our &helip;

Events Postponed Through March

PressRelease PD Statement from Irwindale Speedway & Event Center With the health of fans, staff and competitors in mind, Irwindale Speedway & Event Center has made the decision to postpone all events through the end of March.   “Our number one priority is always the safety or our fans, staff &helip;

SCHEDULE UPDATE:

UPDATE: March 15’s scheduled HOT VW DRAG DAY had been rescheduled to June 28th! See you then!!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Competition Schedule: NASCAR Opening Night 3/14/20

MARCH14THSCHED PRINTABLE

Competition Reminders: Opening Night 3/14/20

Competition Reminders: Opening Night 3/14/20 ATTENTION ALL STOCK CAR COMPETITORS   With only a few days remaining until the 2020 season opener, here is a brief outline from Irwindale Speedway management regarding this week’s events. Thursday, March 12th and Friday, March 13th, we will have Hoosier Tires and Sunoco Race Fuel available beginning at &helip;

REMINDERS: Rule Updates for 2020

2020-2022 Irwindale Late Model Rules 2020 IS Super Stock rules – rev 2020 IRT Rules 2020 Irwindale Spec LM Rules

2020 Pro Late Interstate Shootout Points *Post Round #3*

Pos Car# Name 1/18 #1 1/18 #2 2/29 4/25 5/30 6/27 Total 1 51M Jim Mardis 48 46 48 0 0 0 142 2 36 Parker Malone 40 48 50 0 0 0 138 3 50 Trevor Huddleston 42 50 46 0 0 0 138 4 51T Dean Thompson 50 &helip;

Celebrate SoCal Hot Rod History at the HOT ROD Classic in October

FROM HOTROD.COM: After the success of HOT ROD’s amazing 70th Anniversary celebration in 2018, we’ve been itching to do another event in our home area of SoCal. This fall, we’re back in LA County to celebrate SoCal hot rodding history at the inaugural HOT ROD Classic on Friday and Saturday, &helip;

Update: 2/29 BURNYARD BASH SOLD OUT!!

Update: 2/29 BURNYARD BASH SOLD OUT!!

IRWINDALE —  2019 CHAMPIONSHIP AWARDS BANQUET – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE —  2019 CHAMPIONSHIP AWARDS BANQUET – By Tim Kennedy   Monrovia, CA., Feb. 8 – The Irwindale Speedway 2019 championship awards banquet took place here Saturday in the grand ballroom of the Marriott Courtyard Hotel. Some 180 persons feted honorees of six NASCAR Whelen Al-American Racing Series and four &helip;

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY ALL-STAR SHOWDOWN RETURNS – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY ALL-STAR SHOWDOWN RETURNS – By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA., Feb. 1 – The inaugural Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown presented by the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame took place at Irwindale Speedway Saturday, February 1. It was a rousing success for co-promoters Tim Huddleston and Bob Bruncati. &helip;

IRWINDALE – “NofD” SEASON OPENER – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE – “NofD” SEASON OPENER – By Tim Kennedy IRWINDALE, Calif.., Jan. 25 – Irwindale Speedway opened its 21st season Saturday with the first of seven scheduled “Night of Destruction” events so popular with fans of mayhem. A near capacity crowd of 6,500 attended on a mid-50s evening following a &helip;

Competition Schedule – January 25th

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Tonight’s Thursday Night Thunder Has Been POSTPONED

Due to inclement weather, tonights Thursday Night Thunder drag racing has been rescheduled for NEXT THURSDAY, Jan. 23rd. -Irwindale Dragstrip Management

“All-Star Showdown” Schedule and Updates

All- Star Showdown Updates 1 All-Star Showdown Updates 2 All-Star-Showdown Schedule

2020 Competition Meetings: Sunday, January 19th at 12pm

ATTENTION COMPETITORS: This Sunday, January 19, We will be holding Competition Meetings for the following divisions: Irwindale Race Truck, Spec Late Model, Enduro, Late Model, Legends, Super Stock, Pro Late Model and Super Late Model. The Meetings will begin at 12pm. Racers will also have the opportunity to purchase their &helip;

Feb 1st All-Star Showdown Reminders

Printable Showdown Reminder We are just over three weeks away from the Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown presented by West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. Here is an outline of event information from Irwindale Speedway management:   -Deadline for PRE-Entry will be Tuesday, January 28th. Entry blanks available at SrlSouthwestTour.com &helip;

2020 All-Star Showdown-Pro Late Model-Entry Blank

All Star Showdown PLM Entry

I.D. ANNOUCES 2020 JR. DRAG SERIES

For Immediate Release  (Tuesday, December 10, 2019) Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Dragstrip is pleased to announce that Junior Dragsters will return in 2020. The division, which has produced NHRA champions such as J.R. Todd and Erica Enders, is a high priority for Irwindale Dragstrip in 2020. “The Junior Dragster division &helip;

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY – NIGHT of DESTRUCTION VII – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY – NIGHT of DESTRUCTION VII – By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA., Nov. 23 – Irwindale Speedway hosted its seventh 2019 Night of Destruction presented by LKQ Pick Your Part Saturday. It was the 18th oval track event of the season and completed the second year under co-promoters Tim &helip;

Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Announces 2020 Schedule

Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Speedway & Event Center, the premier motorsports facility of its kind in Southern California, is pleased to announce its 2020 event schedule. NASCAR will return on the 2nd Saturday of each month from March through Oct with the Whelen All American Race Series schedule. The fan &helip;

IRWINDALE – DIVERSE “FALL SPECTACULAR” + KOTW SPRINTS – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE – DIVERSE “FALL SPECTACULAR” + KOTW SPRINTS – By Tim Kennedy IRWINDALE, Calif.. Nov. 10 – Irwindale Speedway presented a rare Sunday event–the inaugural “Fall Spectacular”–Sunday afternoon from 2:00 to 4:50 pm. It featured the national touring winged 410 ci sprint car King of the Wing Series in its &helip;

Competition Schedule 11/23

CLICK FOR PDF Saturday – November 23rd Night of Destruction Credentials / Pit Gate                                                                         &helip;

NEW PRO LATE MODEL “INTERSTATE SHOOTOUT” IN 2020

ATTENTION PRO LATE MODEL TEAMS: @havasu95speedway and @irwindalespeedway are pleased to announce the 2020 “Interstate Shootout” presented by @sunriseford!! Composed of 6 Pro Late Model races between the two tracks, competitors will fight for their share of the $5k in rewards for the TOP 5 in Final Points!! Spread the &helip;

SUPER LATE MODEL DIVISION RETURNS TO I.S. IN 2020

ATTENTION SUPER LATE MODEL TEAMS!!! Mark these dates down in your calendar for 2020!!! The FASTEST stock cars in the country will RETURN to Irwindale Speedway in 2020!!!  

ALL-STAR SHOWDOWN RETURNING TO IRWINDALE

Irwindale Speedway is pleased to announce that on February 1, 2020, the All-Star Showdown will return to Irwindale Speedway. With support from Bob Bruncati of Sunrise Ford, and Ken Clapp from The West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame, the “Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown presented by West Coast Stock Car &helip;