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Sprintcars Speed Toward Saturday Debut

Meridian Speedway’s fastest take to the asphalt quarter-mile this Saturday, April 22, for the Interstate Winged Sprintcar Opener. The Pepsi Crate Cars and Peterson Chevrolet Super Sixes, Project Filter Pro-4 Tri-Track Challenge Series, College of Western Idaho High School Tuners, Domino’s Legends, and Teleperformance Claimer Stocks round out a jam-packed night of racing action.

The asphalt-blistering Interstate Winged Sprintcars roar into […]

Nampa Racer Sweeps NASCAR Modified Opener

Under clear skies Meridian Speedway welcomed their premier racing division back to the quarter-mile for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Modified Opener. The College of Western Idaho Super Stocks, TEAM Mazda Subaru Mini Stocks, TATES Rents Hornets, and Junior Stingers completed the lineup for an action packed night of short track racing.

The NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Modifieds rolled onto the […]

Double Header Kicks Off NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Modified Season

Meridian Speedway’s premier NASCAR division debuts Saturday, April 15, for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Modified Opener. The action continues with the College of Western Idaho Super Stocks, TEAM Mazda Subaru Mini Stocks, Tates Rents Hornets, Junior Stingers, Thunderdogs, and the first Idaho Mountain Touring Bike Races 4 Kids of 2017.

Colton Nelson leads a strong contingent of NASCAR Whelen All-American […]

Nampa Native Dominates Pepsi Season Opener

Meridian Speedway roared back to action Saturday, April 8 for the Pepsi Season Opener. The Royal Purple Modified Series, College of Western Idaho Super Stocks, Teleperformance Claimer Stocks, Project Filter Pro-4s, and College of Western Idaho High School Tuners kicked off the asphalt quarter-mile’s 66th season of short track racing action.

The College of Western Idaho High School Tuners battled through […]

Racing To begin at 7pm TONIGHT!

Racing To begin at 7pm TONIGHT!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After a brief rain delay, practice is back underway at Meridian Speedway! Quaklifying up next, Racing will start at 7:00 pm tonight,  Round up your friends and family and come enjoy the Pespi Season Opener featuring-  Royal Purple Modifieds- Plus CWI Super Stocks, Project Filter Pro-4, CWI High School Tuners, Teleperformance Claimers & 6Shooters

Racing Starts: 7:00 pm

Adult GA Ticket: $11.00
Seniors 62+ GA Ticket: […]

Speedway Season Opens Saturday

The wait is finally over!  Racing returns to Meridian Speedway this Saturday, April 8 for the Pepsi Season Opener.  The Royal Purple Modified Series, College of Western Idaho Super Stocks, Project Filter Pro-4s, Teleperformance Claimer Stocks, College of Western Idaho High School Tuners, and Six Shooters kick off an action-packed 66th season of racing at the quarter-mile.

Rick Fowble leads a high-octane […]

Racers Eye Saturday’s Final Tune-Up

Racers Eye Saturday’s Final Tune-Up

From NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Modifieds to Junior Stingers, over thirty racers took advantage of Meridian Speedway’s first Test and Tune of the 2017 season. Brand new machines and first-time drivers were the order of the day as competitors gained valuable experience on the asphalt quarter-mile.  Just the Saturday, April 1 Test and Tune remains for drivers and fans to […]

Shakedown Saturday Opens 2017 Meridian Speedway Season

Shakedown Saturday Opens 2017 Meridian Speedway Season

After four long months, the roar of engines returns to Meridian Speedway this Saturday, March 25 for the first of two pre-season Test and Tune events. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. drivers from all divisions are invited to take shakedown laps around the quarter-mile.  Don’t miss your first chance to sneak a peek at your favorite drivers and get […]

66-year-old Speedway helped shape Meridian’s legacy

66-year-old Speedway helped shape Meridian’s legacy

66-year-old Speedway helped shape Meridian’s legacy

By Holly Beech hbeech@mymeridianpress.com

On a Saturday night in the 1950

s, the Meridian Speedway was the happening place to be.

“Drive-in movies and racetracks, I mean, what else did you do?” Speedway General Manager Adam Nelson said.

Sixty-six years and a whole lot of growth later, the racetrack still attracts an average crowd of 2,500 people during […]

2016 Drivers Banquet #2 Announced

2016 Drivers Banquet #2 Announced

2016 Meridian Speedway NASCAR/WIRA Drivers Awards Dinner
Feb 25, 2017
Waters Edge Event Center in Eagle, ID
5:00 Cocktails
6:30 Dinner
7:30 Awards
Whelen All-American Series Modifieds
Pepsi Crate Cars
CWI Super Stocks
Kendall Ford of Meridian Mini Stocks
CWI High School Tuners
NAPA KNOW HOW Big 5 Latemodels

Ticket info and dress code will be available soon!
Trophy Sponsors are available now only 6 Slots! $280 per class *includes 2 tickets!

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Meridian Speedway

“We’re pretty fortunate in Meridian, and I think it’s mostly due to the history of tradition surrounding the Speedway itself — people know what they’re going to get when they come to the Speedway.... great entertainment.” said Adam Nelson, who, like his father and grandfather before him, is a Speedway operations manager and former competitor."


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