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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;

REMINDER: Dragstrip on “Fall Break”. Drag Racing Returns Nov. 7th

Due to an ongoing major film production, Irwindale Dragstrip will be on break until “Thursday Night Thunder” returns on November 7th. We appreciate everyone’s patience and look forward to seeing you 11/7!!!

2020 Irwindale Dragstrip Summit E.T. Series Schedule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2020 Irwindale Dragstrip Summit E.T. Series Schedule    Round #1             March 8th Round #2             April 5th Round #3             May 3rd  Round #4             June &helip;

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY – SIX EVENTS—NEW TRACK CHAMPIONS – By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., Oct. 12 – The annual Irwindale Speedway “Breast Cancer Awareness Night” started with an afternoon NISSFEST car show where about 50 Nissan owners displayed cars in the front parking lot. It attracted hundreds of people and helped boost attendance to more than 3,000. Many visitors purchased grandstand tickets &helip;

Competition Schedule Sunday 11/10

 

Competition Schedule 11/10 UPDATED

PRINTABLE SCHEDULE CLICK HERE Sunday – November 10th FALL SPECTACULAR Credentials / Pit Gate                                                                                                                8:00am Drivers Meeting (Legends, Enduro, WRA)                                                            9:00am Practice          King of the Wing                                                                                             9:30am – 9:50am          INEX Legends                                                                                             10:00am – 10:30am                                                  Tucker Tire Enduro                                                                                 10:30am – 11:00am          King &helip;

Competition Reminder 10/11-10/12

For Immediate Release (Monday, October 7th, 2019) Irwindale, CA – In preparation for this Saturday’s “Breast Cancer Awareness Night”, I.S. Management would like to advise ALL COMPETITORS that they will need to enter the Pit Area via the PIT AREA/FUEL STATION DRIVEWAYon Saturday morning. There will be no access thru &helip;

IRWINDALE–FIRST-TIME LM CHAMPION & TWO AMAZING FIRST FEATURE WINNERS– By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA, Sept. 14 – Irwindale Speedway presented eight features Saturday night in shirt-sleeve, low 80-degree temperature. The first Elite Tuner Car Show used both the half and third-mile ovals plus the infield for the second auto soccer match of 2019. More than 2,000 spectators included many members of two &helip;

RV Destruction, Winged Sprint Cars, and a New Road Course to Take Center Stage on Nov. 10th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RV Destruction, Winged Sprint Cars, and a New Road Course to Take Center Stage on Nov. 10th (Tuesday, September 24, 2019) Irwindale, CA –Irwindale Speedway is pleased to announce the addition of the Nov. 10th “Fall Spectacular” to its 2019 schedule.The special Sunday afternoon races will see &helip;

Competition Schedule for 9/14

SATURDAY SEPT 14th YOUTH SOCCER & 1STRESPONDERS Night Credentials / Pit Gate                                                             11:30am Practice          INEX Legends &helip;

Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Alters 2019 Schedule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Alters 2019 Schedule (Tuesday, September 10, 2019) Irwindale, CA– I.S. Management is pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement that will see Irwindale Speedway host a major motion picture production this fall. As part of this agreement, the 2019 schedule &helip;

IRWINDALE – LT. MODEL TWINS & “N of D” = FULL HOUSE – By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., Aug. 31 – Irwindale Speedway kicked off the Labor Day weekend Saturday with NASCAR late model twin 35-lap features plus another popular LKQ Pick Your Part monthly Night of Destruction events. The pairing clicked again with a capacity crowd of 6,500 in the grandstand and almost 7,000 persons &helip;

IRWINDALE “BACK TO SCHOOL” NASCAR NIGHT – By T. Kennedy with K. Rockwell input

Irwindale, CA., Aug. 10 – It was “Back to School Night” at Irwindale SpeedwaySaturday for the monthly NASCAR Night on the half and third-miles. Students with appropriate proof of school enrollment were admitted free of charge. Track management presented a six series, seven main events program that attracted almost 3,000 &helip;

Competition Schedule 8/31

NIGHT OF DESTRUCTION Presented by LKQ Pick Your Part Saturday August 31st 2019 Credentials                                                               11:30am Pit Gate Practice          Tucker Tire Enduro                                          1:00pm – 1:15pm          Figure 8                                                            1:15pm – 1:30pm          LKQ Pick Your Part LM                                    1:30pm – 1:50pm          Tucker Tire Enduro                                           1:50pm – 2:05pm          Figure 8                                                            2:05pm – 2:15pm          Skid Plate (Qualify)                                          2:20pm &helip;

COMPETITION SCHEDULE 8/10

Saturday – August 10th BACK 2 SCHOOL Night Credentials / Pit Gate                                   11:00am Practice          INEX Legends                              12:50pm – &helip;

THORN & CAPPELLO STARS @ IRWINDALE SPEARS MFG DOUBLEHEADER– By Tim Kennedy

THORN & CAPPELLO STARS @ IRWINDALE SPEARS MFG DOUBLEHEADER– By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA., Jul. 20 – The second appearance of 2019 by the Spears Mfg SRL Southwest Tour super late model series and touring Spears Modified Series presented by Lucas Oil took place Saturday. Bakersfield driver Derek Thorn, 33, &helip;

Competition Schedule 7/19 – 7/20

https://www.srlsouthwesttour.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Irwindale-Oval-Schedule-7.20-7.52.pdf

High Speeds, High Car Count, As Spears Tour and Modifieds Take over Irwindale

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE High Speeds, High Car Count, As Spears Tour and Modifieds Take over Irwindale (Tuesday, July 16, 2019) Irwindale, CA– The Spears Southwest Tour Series, Spears Manufacturing Modified Series presented by Lucas Oil and Southwest Tour Trucks, will headline an exciting night of racing at Irwindale Speedway this &helip;

IRWINDALE NASCAR NIGHT – By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., Jul. 13 – Bakersfield’s Blaine Perkins, 19, held off Trevor Huddleston to win the first NASCAR Pick Your Part Late Model 35-lap main event that opened racing at the Irwindale Speedway half-mile Saturday. He had a shrinking margin that was only 0.882 at the checkered flag. It was &helip;

Competition Schedule 7/13

July 13th NASCAR Night Credentials / Pit Gate                                                                  11:30am Practice Legends                                                                   1:15pm – 1:25pm Super Stocks                                                            1:25pm – &helip;

RESPECT 90 INTRODUCES “TRY NOT TO SUCK RACE NIGHT”AT IRWINDALE (CA) SPEEDWAY ON JULY 20

Baseball-Themed Night Will Benefit Play It Forward for Kids IRWINDALE, CA—Baseball fans, Start Your engines! Chicago Cubs Manager Joe Maddon and his wife, Jaye, and their Respect 90 Foundation have partnered with Irwindale Speedway to host “Try Not To Suck Race Night” on Saturday, July 20 in Irwindale, CA. Gates &helip;

LT. MODELS, N of D & JULY 4TH FIREWORKS = IRWINDALE FULL HOUSE – By Tim Kennedy

LT. MODELS, N of D & JULY 4TH FIREWORKS = IRWINDALE FULL HOUSE – By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA, July 4 – The headline tells the story. NASCAR late models, Night of Destruction fan-favorite events, and an almost 15-minute aerial pyrotechnics show attracted another full-house Thursday night at Irwindale Speedway. &helip;

Competition Schedule 7/4

NIGHT OF DESTRUCTION Presented by LKQ Pick Your Part Thursday July 4th, 2019 Credentials                                                               11:30am Pit Gate                                                                       Practice          Tucker Tire Enduro                                          1:00pm – 1:15pm          Figure 8                               &helip;

Competition Reminder: Testing on 7/3

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 For Immediate Release Irwindale, CA – With the July 4th“Night of Destruction” quickly approaching, Irwindale Speedway management would like to announce that it will be hosting an Open Practice on Wednesday, July 3rd. Open to all competitors, practice will run from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m., &helip;

2019 Rules Update: Late Models

 For Immediate Release   Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Speedway joins the growing number of tracks across the country that have approved the 2019 Five Star Late Model Body for competition. Irwindale Speedway management and officials have reviewed the available information and feel confident that the new body and current body will perform equally &helip;

IRWINDALE “SUMMER MOTORSPORTS MAYHEM” — By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., Jun. 15 – The first-ever Irwindale Speedway “Summer Motorsports Mayhem” took place Saturday night. It featured extreme stunts, pyrotechnics, RV Figure 8 race, and an aerial fireworks show. Stunt team leaders were stuntman Doctor Danger, from the TV show America’s Got Talent, and Irwindale’s own Robert “Master of &helip;

Match Race Madness Comes to Irwindale Dragstrip June 22nd!

Good Family Fun delivering the Thrill of Drag Racing for all ages! Come out to Irwindale Event Center on June 22nd  for a fabulous afternoon and evening of Car Culture; 12PM to 9PM.  1/8 mile Heads-up Drag Racing, Charity Car Show, and Burnout Box all in one day!!!! The organizers &helip;