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Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown Competiton Schedule

PRINTABLE: All-Star-Showdown-Schedule-1.6.21a Thursday – February 4th (Optional Open Test Day) 11:00am                                           Gates 2:00 – 3:00pm                                   Tour Series Practice 3:00 – 3:30pm                                   Modified Series Practice 3:30 – 4:00pm                                   Pro Late Series Practice 4:00 – 4:45pm                                  Tour Series Practice   4:45 – 5:15pm                                   Modified Series &helip;

2021 All-Star Showdown Reminders and Helpful Information

PIT REGISTRATION – Pit Registration for the All-Star Showdown will be located at the Main Ticket Office (Building outside of turns 3 & 4) for the entire weekend.   PIT AREA LOCATION FOR SHOWDOWN – The Pit Area will be located north (behind) of the main grandstand. If your team &helip;

2021 Irwindale Speedway Short Track Racing Schedule

2021 Irwindale Speedway Short Track Racing Schedule FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series Set for Full Season at Irwindale Speedway in 2021 (January 11th, 2021) Irwindale, CA – Local divisions, the backbone of stock car racing, will once again take center stage at Irwindale Speedway with the &helip;

January Testing for 1/2 & 1/3 Mile Ovals

Testing Dates for the 1/2 Mile and 1/3 Mile Oval are as follows: Saturday, January 16th Saturday, January 23rd Saturday, January 30th Testing will be $500 per car on the 1/2 mile. $300 per car on the 1/3 mile. Please RSVP by emailing info@irwindalespeedway.com.   For Private Testing on dates &helip;

2021 Summit Series Schedule

Irwindale Speedway Becomes “Santa’s Speedway” for special Christmas Lights Drive-Thru Experience

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY BRINGS HOLIDAY CHEER TO FAMILIES THROUGHOUT SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WITH DEBUT OF SANTA’S SPEEDWAY CHRISTMAS LIGHTS DRIVE-THRU SPECTACULAR BEGINNING NOVEMBER 25 Designed to make Christmas this year a little bit brighter, the limited engagement, all ages, immersive experience will transport families into a Christmas Wonderland as they drive along &helip;

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT – By Tim Kennedy

  IRWINDALE, Calif., Oct. 17 – Seven series raced eight main events totaling 285 laps Saturday at Irwindale Speedway during LKQ-Pick Your Part Championship Night. Five divisions raced with IS track championships on the line. Drivers from four states—California, Arizona, Nevada and Utah—competed. Only competitors were present because of the &helip;

IRWINDALE – MANY REPEAT WINNERS & 265 LAPS – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE – MANY REPEAT WINNERS & 265 LAPS – By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA., Oct. 10 – Irwindale Speedway presented its sixth NASCAR Advance Auto Parts event during the COVID-19 pandemic Saturday from 5:30 to 9:20 pm. It was the second consecutive racing program using track lights because sunset was &helip;

Cancelled: Nitro Revival 2020

To Our Nitro Revival Family, Friends, and Participants, Please be advised that Nitro Revival, scheduled for Saturday, November 7, has been indefinitely postponed. This comes as a result of the recent increase of COVID-19 cases, and the challenges that come with promoting an event under such circumstances. After consulting with &helip;

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;