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Experience, Survival Keys to TEAM Mazda Free Car Night

MERIDIAN, Idaho—Competitors fought more than just themselves Saturday as Meridian Speedway hosted TEAM Mazda Subaru Free Car Night and the fourth annual Jeff Russell Road to Recovery race.  As the mid-July heat pushed track temperatures above 130 degrees the quarter-mile was ice rink slick as the Mountain Dew Winged Sprintcars, Meridian Speedway Modifieds, Project Filter Pro-4s, TEAM Mazda Subaru Mini […]

Meridian Speedway Honors Jeff Russell With Road to Recovery Race

Meridian Speedway will host not only TEAM Mazda Subaru’s Free Car Night, but also the fourth annual Jeff Russell Road to Recovery race this Saturday night.  Racing in support of Russell are the Mountain Dew Winged Sprintcars, Project Filter Pro-4s, Meridian Speedway Modifieds, TEAM Mazda Subaru Mini Stocks, College of Western Idaho Professional Truck Driving Program Street Stocks, and Tates […]

Close Racing Punctuates Independence Day Double-Header

After an action-packed Independence Day celebration Meridian Speedway capped off its weekend double-header with the second leg of WESCO Sprintcar action.  Also capping a two-day event were the Domino’s Pizza Legends with their second regional qualifying race.  Along with these classes the College of Western Idaho High School Tuners and Thunderdogs also competed for their own Snake River Legends-sponsored trophies.

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Fireworks Fly on Hot July Night

With a scorching sun overhead Meridian Speedway celebrated Independence Day with the Stinker Stores Firecracker 50 Saturday.  Braving a hot, greasy track were the Washington Econo Sprintcar Organization Sprintcars taking on the local Pepsi and SPI Super Six Sprintcars, along with the Domino’s Pizza Legends and the Tates Rents Hornets.  With afternoon track temperatures topping 120 degrees conditions could not […]

Sprintcar Shootout Heats Up Independence Day Double-Header

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 engaging in a two-day slugfest are the Domino’s Pizza Legends, […]

Close Finishes Rule CWI Community Night

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 Mazda Subaru Mini Stocks, CWI Transportation Program High School Tuners, […]

Pepsi Sprintcars Set for CWI Community Night Battle

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 High School Tuners, and the Junior Stingers.  Also, Tile Outlet […]

Marathon Hornet Race Kicks Off Meridian Dairy Days

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 victory.

In keeping with the sideshow theme main event action kicked […]

Action, Tempers Hot on Cool June Night

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 Subaru Mini Stoccks, Domino’s Pizza Legends, and College of Western […]

NAPA Big 5 Latemodels Fired Up For Thrilling Third Race

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 series championship.

With solid finishes in the first two NAPA Big […]