Category: Speedway Competition News

COMP SCHEDULE FOR 6/11-6/12

CLICK ABOVE FOR Comp Schedule June 11th & 12th  

May 7th and 8th – NASCAR COMPETITION SCHEDULE

PRINTABLE VERSION SATURDAY May 7/8   May 7th and 8th    COMPETITION SCHEDULE   Friday 5/7 Open Practice Credentials/Pit Gate                                                                      4:00pm Open Practice (All Divisions)                                                        5:00pm – 9:00pm   Saturday 5/8 NASCAR Night Credentials/Pit Gate                                                                      10:00am Practice INEX Legends                                                                                   11:40am – 11:50am Tucker Tire Enduros                                                                        11:50am – 12:00pm &helip;

Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Announces Improvement Plan for “Burnout Box”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Announces Improvement Plan for “Burnout Box”   (May 3rd, 2021) Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Speedway & Event Center is pleased to announce that the “Burnout Box” will be undergoing a renovation project effective immediately. The popular venue typically operates in tandem with &helip;

Mini Stock Rules for May 8th

2021 MINI STOCK RULES May 8th Exhibition COMPETING MODELS AND BODIES – Any 1970 or newer American or Foreign 2 or 4 door hardtop car produced with a min. 90″ wheelbase. No Jeeps or high-performance models. Any 2-wheel drive, 3 or 4 cylinder or 2 rotor engines. Front or rear &helip;

Competitor Update: April 9th and 10th

Competitor Update: Friday, April 9th and Saturday, April 10th ENTRY 2-Day Pit Pass: $80 Per Person 1-Day Pit Pass: $50 Per Person TESTING No Testing Fee for Friday **This Event Only** CREDENTIALS Credentials will be located at Admin/Ticketing Building, located outside of Turn 3 & 4 NOISE ORDIANCE All cars &helip;

Competition Schedule 4/9/21 – 4/10/21

Irwindale Schedule April 9 & 10f April 9th and 10th   NASCAR & SPEARS SRL Night COMPETITION SCHEDULE Friday, April 9th – Open Practice Credentials/Pit Gate                                                                        12:00pm SPEARS Southwest Tour                                                               3:00pm – 3:45pm SPEARS Mfg. Modifieds                                                                 3:45pm – 4:05pm SPEARS Pro Late Model                                                               4:05pm – 4:25pm SPEARS Southwest &helip;

Reminders for Saturday, March 13th and Beyond!

New Race Control Frequency is 466.0375. Spotters MUST monitor race control during practice, qualifying and race.   Fuel and Tires will be available for purchase during all Friday practices and Saturday race days. To schedule an appointment to pick up fuel and/or tires during the week, please email competitors@irwindalespeedway.com.   &helip;

Competition Schedule for 3/12-3/13

COMPETITION SCHEDULE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY MARCH 12&13

2021 COMPETITION NEWS & UPDATES

In 2020, the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in all events running without competitor purses. For 2021, Irwindale Speedway is excited to announce that, with assistance from our incredible sponsors, we will be paying a race purse to the top-5 in each division. Spec Late Model Rule Change &helip;

Irwindale Speedway Introduces “Street Stock” Division for 2021

Printable 2021 Street Stock Rules 2021 Irwindale Speedway Street Stock Rules These rules are in effect as of February 15, 2021. This publication supersedes all previous Irwindale Speedway rules and rule updates. Irwindale Speedway reserves the right to alter or amend the rules and regulations in the interest of safety, &helip;

Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Mourns the Loss of Longtime Race Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Irwindale Speedway & Event Center Mourns the Loss of Longtime Race Director (February 12th, 2021) Irwindale, CA – Irwindale Speedway & Event Center is deeply saddened to announce that its longtime Race Director, Michael Atkinson, passed away suddenly early Thursday morning at the age of 63. &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;

New Speedway Race Control Frequency

New Race Control Frequency for 2021!! 466.0375 Frequency will be required to be scanned by all Spotters beginning March 13th.

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;

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;

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;