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Penalty Notices: Post Race 10/17/20

Penalty Notices: Post Race 10/17/20 Due to actions, both on and off track, on Saturday, October 17th, Irwindale Speedway has issued the following penalties:   Bryan Harrell – Suspended Indefinitely from Irwindale Speedway for actions detrimental to auto racing – unsportsman like conduct. As a result of this suspension, Bryan Harrell &helip;

CANCELLED: Oct. 24th “Fall Fling 25th Anniversary”

Statement from Chrysler Performance West and Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Regarding “Fall Fling 25th Anniversary” (October 20, 2020) Irwindale, CA – Officials from Chrysler Performance West and Irwindale Speedway & Event Center, in consultation with local officials, have made the unfortunate decision to cancel “Fall Fling 25th Anniversary,” until &helip;

Comp Schedule: LKQ Pick Your Part Championship Night 10/16 – 10/17

Click for PDF Comp Schedule Championship Night   October 16th & 17th LKQ Pick Your Part Championship Night COMPETITION SCHEDULE Friday 10/16 Open Practice Credentials/Pit Gate                                                                      4:00pm Open Practice (All Divisions)                                                       5:00pm – 9:00pm   Saturday 10/17 LKQ Pick Your Part Championship Night Credentials/Pit Gate                                                                      10:00am Pit Meeting                                                                                       11:00am Practice &helip;

NASCAR Competition Schedule 10/9 – 10/10

Printable SATURDAY October 9th/10th October 9th & 10th NASCAR Night COMPETITION SCHEDULE Friday 10/9 Open Practice Credentials/Pit Gate                                                                      4:00pm Open Practice (All Divisions)                                                       5:00pm – 9:00pm   Saturday 10/10 NASCAR Night Credentials/Pit Gate                                                                      10:00am Pit Meeting                                                                                       11:00am   Practice INEX Legends                                                                                  12:20pm – 12:30pm Tucker Tire Enduros                                                                        12:30pm – &helip;

IrwindaleSpeedway.TV “500” – By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., Sept. 19 – Irwindale Speedway ran its first “Irwindale 500” Saturday in an unprecedented extravaganza from 4:00 to 9:15 pm. Competitors-only attended because of the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. Mask wearing and social distancing protocols were required for racing to receive government approval. Usual attendees in the grandstand were &helip;

IRWINDALE AUGUST 22 RESULTS – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE AUGUST 22 RESULTS – By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA., Aug. 22 – Irwindale Speedway conducted its fifth NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Series multi-division racing program this summer. It did so Saturday again without spectators in the grandstand during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. LKQ Pick Your Part NASCAR late models &helip;

INDEX Racing plus TEST-N-TUNE!! This Saturday!!

THIS SATURDAY!!! Come on out to Irwindale Dragstrip for a fun night of Drag Racing!!! In addition to Open Test N Tune, all Competitors will have the opportunity to participate in Heads Up Index Races. The categories available for entry will be 7.5, 7.0, 6.5, 6.0, 5.5, and 5.0. Irwindale &helip;

Sept 17th – 19th Event Info and Reminders

Sept 17th – 19th Event Info and Reminders Thursday and Friday Sept 17th & 18th: -Open Practice will be held on Thursday and Friday, with gates opening at 3:00pm and Track Hot from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Open Practice prices for Track Divisions will remain unchanged; $200 for 1/2 mile competitors &helip;

Competition Schedule 9/17 – 9/19

Click Below for PDF Schedule CompSched 9/7-9/19 Irwindale Speedway First Responders Appreciation Night Featuring the IrwindaleSpeedway.TV “500’ Thursday – September 17, 2020 Pit Gates Open                                                                                                            3:00pm   Open Practice (All Divisions)                                                                                       5:00pm – 9:00pm Friday – September 18, 2020 Pit Gates Open                                                                                                            3:00pm   Open Practice &helip;

SEPT 11TH AND 12TH POSTPONED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  (September 11, 2020) Irwindale, CA – Due to the ongoing “Bobcat Fire” in our local mountains, and the resulting adverse outdoor conditions, Irwindale Speedway has made the decision to postpone on-track activities for this weekend’s “First Responders Night” NASCAR event. I.S. Management was forced to make this &helip;

SUNRISE FORD ALL-STAR SHOWDOWN RETURNS IN 2021 WITH RECORD PRIZE MONEY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RECORD PRIZE MONEY FOR 2021 CALIFORNIA ALL-STAR SHOWDOWN (September 4, 2020) Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Speedway is pleased to announce that on February 6, 2021, the ‘Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown’ will return to Irwindale Speedway with record prize money.   In 2020, the ‘Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown’ &helip;

Irwindale Speedway Super Stock Rules Clarifications 9/3/20

Irwindale Speedway Super Stock Rules Adjustment Minimum weight 3300 lbs with driver. B)All true super stock cars with OEM Steel roof with A-post,B-post  and rear quarter panel tops (lower half of quarter maybe replaced with sheet metal) You must also have portions of the stock floorboard ,portions of the stock &helip;

Competition Schedule 8/22/20

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PLM Interstate Shootout to Conclude on Sept. 19th

Irwindale, CA – The Sigma Engineering Pro Late Models will return for twin 50 lap main events on Sept. 19th to conclude the 2020 PLM Interstate Shootout.  The six-round series, a collaboration between Havasu 95 Speedway and Irwindale Speedway, will see the top 5 in final championship points receive a &helip;

IRWINDALE RACES WITHOUT SPECTATORS – By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., Aug. 8 – Irwindale Speedway presented its fourth NASCAR Advanced Auto Parts Series race since June 13 Saturday with no spectators present again because of the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. Officials presented a rapid program from 4:30 to 7:30 pm with weather in the mid-80s. Track lights again were &helip;

Saturday NIGHT Under the LIGHTS!!! August 29th

Gates will open at 3:00pm with on-track activity 4:00pm – 10:00pm. Tech cards will be $100 and crew members will be $20. Limited Availability: Competitors will be able to email ahead of time to reserve their Tech Card, with any remaining availability on event day being on a first come, &helip;

Irwindale Dragstrip Summit Series and Junior Drags to Return on Sunday, August 2nd.

There will be no spectator admittance as this will be a CLOSED event. Competitor and crew admittance only. Gates will open at 7:00am with on-track activity beginning at 9:30am. Tech cards for Summit and Junior Drag Competitors will be $60 with crew admission $20 per person. If interested in Test &helip;

Sunday Fun Day!!! Test and Tune on Sunday, August 9th

Gates will open at 9:00am with on-track activity 10:00am – 4:00pm. Tech cards will be $100 and, thanks to Sunrise Ford for sponsoring a $5 off special, crew members will be $20. Maximum competitor car count will be reduced to 100. Competitors will be able to email ahead of time &helip;

IRWINDALE HOSTS SPEARS SWT SUPER LATES & MODIFIEDS – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE HOSTS SPEARS SWT SUPER LATES & MODIFIEDS – By Tim Kennedy IRWINDALE, Calif., Jul. 18 – Irwindale Speedway hosted four racing series and 260 main event laps Saturday. Three features used the half-mile and pro late models used the third-mile. Spectators in the grandstand again were not allowed because &helip;

IRWINDALE NASCAR RACING – ROUND TWO – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE, Calif.-Jul. 11 – Irwindale Speedway NASCAR Advanced Auto Parts Racing Series round two took place on the second Saturday of July, four weeks after the June 13 season opener. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic-plagued season again ran without grandstand spectators. Fans watched the seven division, ten main event program from &helip;

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY RACING RESUMES – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE, Calif., Jun. 13 – Racing at Irwindale Speedway returned Saturday for the first time since February 1 with a six division, eight main event program for competitors and pit crews. The event excluded fans in the grandstand because of the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic that halted racing since mid-March. &helip;

Irwindale Dragstrip Summit Series and Junior Drags to Return on Sunday, July 12th.

Irwindale Dragstrip Summit Series and Junior Drags to Return on Sunday, July 12th. There will be no spectator admittance as this will be a CLOSED event. Competitor and crew admittance only. Gates will open at 7:00am with on-track activity beginning at 9:30am. Tech cards for Summit and Junior Drag Competitors &helip;

Updated 2020 NASCAR Oval Track Schedule

For Immediate Release Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Speedway & Event Center, the premier motorsports facility of its kind in Southern California, is pleased to announce an updated schedule of events for the 2020 NASCAR Advanced Auto Parts Weekly Series. After a successful season opener that saw a record amount of &helip;