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  • Sprintcar Shootout Heats Up Independence Day Double-Header

    Sprintcar Shootout Heats Up Independence Day Double-Header

    Featured News July 2, 2014 1:11 am no comments

    As summer heats up so does the action as Meridian Speedway plays host to an Independence Day weekend double-bill of racing featuring the Pepsi Sprintcars, Super Sixes, and the Washington Econo Sprintcar Organization.  These three divisions will go wheel-to-wheel to determine who will reign supreme both Friday and Saturday.  Also […]

     
  • Close Finishes Rule CWI Community Night

    Close Finishes Rule CWI Community Night

    Featured News June 29, 2014 11:10 pm no comments

    Under a cloudless June sky seven racing divisions took to the quarter-mile Meridian Speedway to complete the first half of the grueling 2014 racing season.  Seven divisions tested their mettle, including the Pepsi Sprintcars, Budweiser Modifieds, College of Western Idaho Professional Truck Driving Program Street Stocks, Coors Super Stocks, TEAM […]

     
  • Pepsi Sprintcars Set for CWI Community Night Battle

    Pepsi Sprintcars Set for CWI Community Night Battle

    Featured News, News June 26, 2014 10:59 pm no comments

    Meridian Speedway roars to life again Saturday, June 28 for the College of Western Idaho Community Night.  Back on track after the Dairy Days break are the Pepsi Sprintcars, Budweiser Modifieds and Coors Super Stocks, CWI Professional Truck Driving Program Street Stocks, TEAM Mazda Subaru Mini Stocks, CWI Transportation Program […]

     
  • 02 Mike Vester

    02 Mike Vester

    Driver Profiles, Hornets June 23, 2014 8:02 pm no comments

    Division: HornetsName: Mike VesterAge: 30Hometown: NampaCar#: 02Years In Racing: 1Car Owner: Drew CrenshawCrew Members: Drew CrenshawDavid VesterDaniel VesterShannon VesterSponsors: Discount Tire Co.Drew CrenshawSteve RoedelCobalt OffroadFalken TireSticker MafiaBender ElectricAlloy Wheel RepairFamily: Shannon Vester (Wife)Luke Vester (Son)Lacey Vester(Daughter)Job Info: Discount Tire MAnagerRacing Accomplishments: Rookie Fast Dash WinnerFast Dash WinnerHornet 100 Enduro WinnerWebsite: […]

     
  • Marathon Hornet Race Kicks Off Meridian Dairy Days

    Marathon Hornet Race Kicks Off Meridian Dairy Days

    Featured News June 20, 2014 1:39 am no comments

    MERIDIAN, Idaho—With the neon glow of Meridian, Idaho’s Dairy Days carnival shining behind the north grandstand Meridian Speedway hosted the Les Schwab Tire Races Wednesday night.  Heavy morning rains threatened to cancel the action, but under a bright afternoon sky six divisions took to the quarter-mile track in search of […]

     
  • Action, Tempers Hot on Cool June Night

    Action, Tempers Hot on Cool June Night

    Featured News June 15, 2014 3:26 pm 2 comments

    MERIDIAN, Idaho—A hot night of action made up for the chilly June temperatures Saturday as the NAPA Big 5 Latemodels stormed Meridian Speedway for the Gem State 75.  A full field of thirteen latemodels jammed the pit area for the special event, along with a huge field of TEAM Mazda […]

     
  • NAPA Big 5 Latemodels Fired Up For Thrilling Third Race

    NAPA Big 5 Latemodels Fired Up For Thrilling Third Race

    Featured News June 12, 2014 1:15 pm 1 comment

    Saturday, June 14, all eyes will be on Meridian Speedway as the NAPA Auto Parts Big 5 Latemodels converge for their third run of the season.  On the heels of a thrilling Memorial Day dogfight these ground-pounding competitors go wheel-to-wheel again for 75 laps in pursuit of the five race […]

     
  • FENDERS FLY, TEMPERS FLARE ON TOUGH SATURDAY NIGHT

    FENDERS FLY, TEMPERS FLARE ON TOUGH SATURDAY NIGHT

    Featured News June 8, 2014 1:47 pm no comments

    MERIDIAN, Idaho—Meridian Speedway’s top competitors tested their mettle Saturday in honor of Emergency Medical Service, Police, Fire, and Correctional Officers.  Tested they were by a track whose conditions changed drastically with the day’s shifting cloud cover. “It was loose in practice with the sun, but went tight when the clouds […]

     
  • POINTS BATTLES HEAT UP ON EMS, POLICE, FIRE, AND CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS NIGHT

    POINTS BATTLES HEAT UP ON EMS, POLICE, FIRE, AND CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS NIGHT

    Featured News June 5, 2014 3:20 am no comments

    Saturday, June 7, Meridian Speedway will open its second full month of weekly racing with a night honoring the valley’s Emergency Medical Services, Police, Fire, and Correctional Officers.  Idaho Central Credit Union, sponsors of Satuday’s events, will be on hand for opening ceremonies and provide giveaways throughout the evening.  Disaster […]

     
  • Diamond Cup Concludes With Hard-Fought Racing

    Diamond Cup Concludes With Hard-Fought Racing

    Featured News June 1, 2014 5:57 am no comments

    As the winds picked up so did the intensity as Meridian Speedway hosted the final night of the BobFM Diamond Cup presented by Star Diamonds.  With the American Flag flapping over the back straightaway the NSRA and Western Winged Sprintcars joined the regulars from the Mountain Dew Winged Sprintcars to battle […]