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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

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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;

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;