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Latemodels Dominate Final Test and Tune

Variety was the rule during Meridian Speedway’s final Test and Tune session.  From Tates Rents Hornets to Budweiser Modifieds over a dozen classes took laps Saturday.  The midweek addition of track sealant and unseasonably warm conditions combined for a fast racing surface.

“The tracks’ good today,” said former CWI Street Stock champion Marv Weaver.

Among the 30 plus cars that logged practice laps, […]

Action Ramps Up During Second Test and Tune

Action Ramps Up During Second Test and Tune, by T.Schild

Meridian Speedway’s second Test and Tune session of 2014 saw 50 cars lap the quarter mile in preparation for the April 26 season opening race.  As the track took rubber lap times fell and the small group runs became competitive.  As racers pushed their equipment harder, the equipment began to push […]

25 Cars Pace First Test and Tune

By Tyler Schild, Meridian, ID- Meridian Speedway held the first of three Test and Tune sessions of the season last weekend.  Twenty-five competitors took to the quarter mile’s cool asphalt to give their cars a pre-season shakedown and gain valuable set-up knowledge.  The rain-washed track proved to be challenging for some.

“It’s slick.  Dirty.  A typical green racetrack,” said one member […]

Meridian Speedway Gears Up For First Test and Tune

Meridian Speedway Gears Up For First Test and Tune
The roar of race engines will replace the buzz of lawnmower motors this weekend at Meridian Speedway as the track opens its 63rd season with the first of three Test and Tune sessions this Saturday, April 5th.  Gates will open at 11 am, with cars hitting the track at noon.  Practice runs […]

34 Budweiser Modifieds

Division: B-Modifieds
Name: Chase Hanish
Age: 27
Hometown: Anoka MN
Car#: 34
Years In Racing: 6 (Motocross/Flat track), First year in car
Car Owner: Chase Hanish
Crew Members: Frank Wallace
JR Neef
Justin Johnson
Shawn Rohde
Brian Radtka
Sponsors: Mountain Home RV Park
Lisa Hanish Photography
Family: Wife: Lisa Hanish
Daughters: Kayleigh and Chloe
Job Info: Military (Air Force)
Racing Accomplishments: 2010 Rookie of the year- Alaska motocross circut
2010 Holeshot King Award- 11 out of 13 won
2011 […]

15 DJ Everett

Division: Hornets
Name: DJ Everett
Age: 45
Hometown: garden city
Car#: 15
Years In Racing: 28
Car Owner: Dj Everett
Crew Members: Linda Everett
skeeter Stewart
Nicole Stewart
Cody Garrett
Sponsors: G.A.S racing
Family: linda everett
cj everett
carolina
izzy
Job Info: G4S secure solutions
Racing Accomplishments: won two main event
and few heat races

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8 Robert Rendo

Division: Legends
Name: Robert Rendo
Age: 59
Hometown: Nampa
Car#: 8
Years In Racing: 14
Car Owner: Robert Rendo
Crew Members: Andy Rendo
Sponsors: Reyco Systems Inc.,  Signature Realestate,  Southridge Dental,  Identify Signworks
Family: Robin,  Matt,  Nick,  Andy
Job Info: Asset Protection Manager
Racing Accomplishments: Started racing in motocross switched to go karts where I have won a few championships and now the Legends.

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13 Chance Davis

Division: Legends
Name: Chance Davis
Age: 17
Hometown: Emmett
Car#: 13
Years In Racing: 12
Car Owner: jerry davis
Crew Members: Johnethan, Steven, Dustin, Patrick
Sponsors: GCAT, Roadnator, Byrite, King D Trucking.
Family: Jerry, Becky John, Chance, Ryan, Steven, Miley
Job Info: School
Racing Accomplishments: Outlaw karts, Jr Stingers, Legends
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Al Russell is turning 80 years old!

Don’t know if you’ve heard but…. Al Russell is turning 80!
Join the party, Friday March 7th, 6pm
@ The Revolution Center “Ultra Lounge” (off back alley)
4983 Glenwood St.
Garden City, ID
please RSVP ARJ6302@MAC.com or 208-724-8899 […]

Swap Meet this Saturday.. 9am Speedway

The sun is coming out and the Racers parts Swap Meet in on!
Come out and shop for parts or bring some stuff to sell.
Feb 22nd in the speedway parking lot under the Merchant Building Canopy.
9am to 1pm spots available call Nick Durbin for info 208-830-2046
Racers Market, Mini Swap Meet
FREE Open to Public
February 22nd
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Anything to deal […]