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Newhouse to Run NASCAR K&N West in 2015 season

TWIN FALLS, Idaho — Soon-to-be 18-year-old Hannah Newhouse has become a familiar name across the world of stock car racing. Newhouse’s name has grown since her record-breaking late model debut in 2012, where she became the youngest female to win a NASCAR Whelen All- American Division I race. That growth has shown into her most recent season when she was […]

Fairly Reliable Smoke Free Expansion

In the mid-80’s Meridian Speedway was ahead of its time in announcing “The Red Section”. The seats denoted by the red crashwall in front of them became the ‘no drinking section’. Race fans could enjoy the racing action in a more family type atmosphere. A novel idea at the time.
Through the 90’s it also became a ‘no smoking’ seating section […]

Hornets Endure Cool New Test at Meridian Speedway

Meridian Speedway introduced fans to a new kind of thrills, spills, and especially chills Saturday as the inaugural Polar Bear Icicle New Year’s All Weather 300 took the green flag.  Twenty-one brave Tates Rents Hornets competitors took to a partially snow-covered quarter mile.

With temperatures hovering at the freezing point Blake Coria and Lynn Sharp slid their way to the top […]

Hamilton Announces King of Wing Meridian

Dec 30, 2014 –Jamestown, IN – After a very successful inaugural season, Officials with the King of the Wing are pleased to announce that the Series will expand to the Northwest region in 2015. The Northwest has a well-established base of Sprintcars and fans with the Northwest Sprintcar Racing Association in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and British Columbia Canada.

The first Northwest […]

Winter Racing Announced on the Pavement

RACE DETAILS
POLAR BEAR ICE SICKLE NEW YEARS ALL WEATHER 300
Saturday January 10th,
Friday Night Practice 5pm to 8pm
race day practice at 11am
Saturday Racing starts at 2pm
All cars that meet the 2014-15 Meridian Speedway Hornet Rule book are eligible for entry.
The event will be held in 3 100 lap segments.
Driver substitutions may be made at each segment
Driver bands will be $20 each. […]

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

All of us at the Meridian Speedway want to wish everyone in winter racing land a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

As a fun extra we have a New Year Hornet event scheduled for January 10th. Stay tuned for further details and enjoy the Holidays.

“All Weather 300” coming soon… put your block plugs back in and get your anti-freeze […]

NASCAR Picks Meridian Speedway for K&N Tour Date

The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing is coming to Meridian Speedway.  On September 5, 2015 NASCAR will roar into Idaho as the K&N Pro Series West makes a stop under the big yellow water tower for the inaugural Idaho 208.  This will be the first NASCAR sanctioned touring event held at the quarter-mile speedway.

NASCAR has eyed the expanding […]

NASCAR returns just in time for Christmas

Hot of the Presses… Big info from your favorite small track.
NASCAR comes back to Meridian Speedway on September 5th, 2015.
We will have a limited number of special pre Christmas tickets available at our “tickets” link by Tuesday of this week.
Box office tickets will be $35 at the door, but this special Christmas offer will save you plenty at only $25 […]

Great deals, season passes and memberships available today

The speedway office is open this morning. 888-2813 do it all by phone.
Many items available starting today.
2015 Numbers/Licenses
Pit Pad reservations (limited amount)
MS & WIRA memberships all available starting today.
Also we have a few Trophy Sponsor nights left for the taking.
What you get:
*Company name and logo on 5 Dash Trophies and 5 Main Event trophies
*Public address mentions in the Winners Circle […]

TOP HONORS AWARDED AT MERIDIAN SPEEDWAY BANQUET

TOP HONORS AWARDED AT MERIDIAN SPEEDWAY BANQUET
By Tyler Schild, MERIDIAN, Idaho—Saturday, November 8, Meridian Speedway, in conjunction with the Western Idaho Racing Association, hosted its annual awards banquet.  Meridian Speedway presented hardware to fifteen division champions while WIRA inducted two members into its hall of fame.  A special honor was also awarded to Meridian Speedway’s Driver of the Year.
Bryan Warf started his […]