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Competition Schedule 7/19 – 7/20

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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;

IRWINDALE WINNERS — NEW & FIRST-TIME, LONG-TIME – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE WINNERS — NEW & FIRST-TIME, LONG-TIME – By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA., Jun. 8 – NASCAR Night presented by Whelen Engineering at Irwindale Speedway Saturday on a 70-degree evening had six divisions, seven main events and a stunt driver in an ex-police car leaping off a ramp in the &helip;

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY “N of D” ATTRACTS SRO 7,000+ CROWD – By Tim Kennedy

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY “N of D” ATTRACTS SRO 7,000+ CROWD – By Tim Kennedy   Irwindale, CA., May 25 – The Irwindale Speedway Memorial Day weekend “Night of Destruction” and oval racing program presented by Pick Your Part Saturday attracted a packed grandstand of thrill-seekers. The standing room only crowd topped &helip;

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES UPDATE TO TUCKER TIRE ENDURO 2019 SCHEDULE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES UPDATE TO TUCKER TIRE ENDURO 2019 SCHEDULE (Friday, June 7, 2019) Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Speedway is pleased to announce the addition of Tucker Tire Enduros to the NASCAR Night scheduled for September 14th.  The Enduro division has become an important piece in the Irwindale &helip;

Night of Destruction Schedule 5-25-19

For printable version Click Here: 5-25 NOD schedule Irwindale Speedway Night  Of Destruction May 25, 2019 Presented by Pick Your Part Credentials                                                          &helip;

Irwindale NASCAR Night– 5 Divisions, 6 Mains – By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., May 11 – The third 2019 Irwindale Speedway “NASCAR Night” had five divisions in action and six main events Saturday on the half and third-mile ovals and Figure 8 course. “Youth Baseball Night” had numerous youngsters in their team uniforms among the estimated 1,800 spectators present on Mother’s &helip;

Schedule NASCAR Whelen All American Night 5-11-19

Irwindale Speedway    Youth Baseball Night  Saturday May 11 , 2019    Click 5-11 schedule for Printable PDF.   Credentials                                                                   &helip;

The Hoonigan Burnyard Bash Returns May 4th

Check it out. The Hoonigans are back again, but they are changing things up.  With a limited number of opportunities to get in “the show”, The Hoonigans will be on hand starting at 3:00PM to let you in the gate and let you pay $30 to shred the yard. But &helip;

4/13/2019 – IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY NASCAR NIGHT – By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., Apr. 13 – Irwindale Speedway’s NASCAR night Saturday offered the usual LKQ Pick Your Part NASCAR late model twin-35-lap features. They opened and closed the six main event program in front of about 3,000 spectators. Winners were Bakersfield resident Blaine Perkins, 19, in the 16-car opening late model &helip;

NASCAR Whelen All American Series Schedule April 13th

NASCAR Whelen All-American Series April 13th, 2019 Saturday Schedule 11:30 AM: Credentials and Pit Gate Opens 12:30 PM- 3:00 PM: Practice 12:30 PM-12:40 PM: Legends 12:40 PM-12:50 PM: JR Late Models 12:50 PM-1:00 PM: Super Stocks 1:00 PM-1:10 PM: Tucker Tire Enduro 1:10 PM-1:20 PM: You Race LA Spec Late &helip;

Irwindale Dragstrip Announces “Thunder Struck” Grudge Race Program

Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Dragstrip is pleased to announce that, beginning April 4th, Thursday Night Thunder will now feature “Thunder Struck” grudge races at 8:30pm. “Thunder Struck” will feature 3-5, invitation only, grudge races featuring the best matchups Irwindale Dragstrip has to offer. The concept is based off Steve Sherman’s &helip;

NASCAR K & N WEST 150 THRILLER @ IRWINDALE – By Tim Kennedy

Irwindale, CA., Mar. 30 – The first visit to Irwindale Speedway by the touring NASCAR K & N Pro Series-West in two years Saturday was followed by five LKQ Pick Your Part fan-popular events on “Salute to Saugus Speedway Night”. NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Ron Hornaday, Jr. served as &helip;

3-30 Night of Destruction Results

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Schedule of Event 3-20-19

Peltier and Cristiani win Spears Mfg Southwest Tour and Modified mains – By Tim Kennedy.

Irwindale, CA., Mar. 23 – Spears Mfg touring Southwest Tour super late model and Spears modified divisions began 2019 point seasons Saturday on the Irwindale Speedway half-mile. The R. J. Allen, Inc. and Traffic Management, Inc.-sponsored event offered a purse of $25,495 for the super late model series. Senneker Performance &helip;

DAVE REED AND CRAIG RAUDMAN ANNOUNCE FAIRWELL TOUR

From SRLSouthwesttour.com Craig Raudman began his racing career at Shasta Speedway (CA) in 1980 in the Street Stock Division. In 2019, Raudman will participate in his last full-time effort, for Dave Reed Racing (DRR), in the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series presented by Lucas Oil.  In a career that will span &helip;

Tech Tip Tuesday presented by Voodoo Ride

Ever wondered what people mean when they say “stagger” around the race track? Check out today’s Tech Tip Tuesday as Will explains. Presented by @voodoorides Posted by Irwindale Speedway on Tuesday, March 12, 2019

2019 Irwindale Dragstrip Summit ET Series Payouts

Purse Structure  $60.00 Tech Card with $20.00 going to the Purse. Purse Breakdown Winner: 50% Runner Up: 30% Semi: 10% Gate Fees: Spectators: Saturday Tailgate Promo > $10 per person; Sunday Race Days: $15 Per Adult, Kids 12 and under FREE Crew: $15 per person *Must sign as crew to &helip;