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Rain Check: Races Rescheduled to Sunday

Saturday Night Races Postponed – Sunny Sunday re-schedule (Due to the abundance of water on the property and the forecasted Thunderstorms impending, we will be rescheduling events for SUNDAY! - 2:30 PM ALL online tickets will be buy one get one FREE Admission! Sunday- 2:30- Main Spectator Gates Open 2:30- PRACTICE ROTATION 3:00- Qualifying 3:15- Dairy [...]

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Revised Schedule Through August 22 Released

With COVID-19 interrupting short track racing across the West, Meridian Speedway has overhauled its existing schedule.  This unprecedented mid-season reworking serves to both pack more thrills and spills into the shortened season for race fans, and help our fellow short tracks as they scramble to build makeshift schedules of [...]

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Super Stocks Square Off Saturday

The Coors Super Stocks shine this Saturday, June 13, as Meridian Speedway hosts Back on Track #10.  Along with the thousand dollars to win Coors Super Stock and Pro Late Model feature, the Pepsi Crate Cars, Mini Stocks, Firehouse Pub and Grill Bombers, and Junior Late Models square off [...]

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Nampa Racer Sprints to Second Speed Tour Victory

MERIDIAN, Idaho—Despite the gathering storm clouds, the Speed Tour Sprint Cars assembled at Meridian Speedway to square-off for the third time this season.  Joining the wicked fast winged machines were the Teleperformance Street Stocks, Project Filter Pro-4s, Big Daddy’s Barbecue Hornets, and Junior Stingers.  Before the rain came, the Junior [...]

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Speed Tour Sprints Back Into Concrete Jungle Saturday

Meridian Speedway fans in the stands and at home alike need to hold onto their seats Saturday, June 6, as the Speed Tour Winged Sprint Cars streak to green for a Saturday night showdown.  Along with the fastest drivers in the region, the Teleperformance Street Stocks, Project Filter Pro-4s, [...]

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Pepsi Double Twins Welcome Fans Back to the Track

A bit of normalcy returns to Meridian Speedway this Saturday, May 30, as a limited number of fans return to the stands for the Pepsi Double Twins.  The North West Tour Truck Series and Salt Lake City Midgets each run twin main events Saturday, while the Pit Stop USA [...]

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SEASON PASS HOLDERS & ONLINE TICKETS May 30

Dear Race Fans,  We want to personally thank you for your patience and support during these unprecedented times.  Meridian Speedway has consulted with officials from the State of Idaho and Central District Health Department and has determined that there is an avenue available to open to fans during Phase 3 [...]

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Lockwood Rockets to Matinee Main Event Win

A unique challenge faced the Speed Tour Winged Sprint Car series as an overcast day dawned on Meridian Speedway for the first of two full race events scheduled for a single Saturday.  For the day’s 1 p.m. show, the Project Filter Pro-4s, Coors Super Stocks, and Big Daddy’s Barbecue [...]

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Montana’s Denney Resurrects Wrecked Racer, Wins Legends Shootout

Engines echoed through the empty Meridian Speedway Saturday, May 9, as racing returned to the Treasure Valley with the SpeedCast.tv Opener presented by Pit Stop USA.  A limited assortment of Pit Stop USA Modifieds, Domino’s Legends, Mini Stocks, and Mulder’s Engineered Race Engines Junior Late Models kicked off the [...]

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PIT STOP USA presents Speedcast.tv racing at Meridian Speedway

  PitStopUSA.com, is proud to celebrate its 20th year as a leader in the motorsports marketplace by giving back to the competitors that have invested in them. With COVID-19 continuing to impact short track racers and fans throughout the nation, Pit Stop USA has partnered with SpeedCast.tv to present Meridian Speedway’s season-opening events [...]

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SpeedCast.tv Productions Fire Up For Month of May

A bit of normalcy returns to Meridian Speedway during the month of May, which kicks off this Saturday, May 2, as the track partners with SpeedCast.tv to produce the Back on Track Test and Tune.  Saturday’s production goes live at noon with the broadcast continuing until 5 p.m. Mountain [...]

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SpeedCast.tv Goes Live

  Meridian Speedway is partnering with SpeedCast.tv in an effort to bring racing action to your living room throughout the State of Idaho’s phased re-opening. While approved private test sessions continue through the end of April, a plan to produce video content for our loyal patrons and faithful advertising partners [...]

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Approved Speedway Test Sessions Begin

Are you hearing the sweet sound of race season?  Here’s why.  In an effort to prepare for the re-opening of our economy, and the reopening of Meridian Speedway in the near future, a select number of activities have been approved using the non-essential business guidelines set forth by the Office [...]

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Stay-at-Home Order Adjusts Speedway Schedule

Due to Governor Little’s extension of Idaho’s Stay-at-Home order through April 30, Meridian Speedway has revised its early season schedule of events, temporarily cancelling the previously scheduled April 18 thru April 25 events.  Racers, Fans, and Marketing Partners will be updated as to the speedway’s plan to reschedule and [...]

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Championship Drive: Wyatt King

The Meridian Speedway schedule is grueling, especially for the Division 1 Pit Stop USA NASCAR Modifieds.  Needing eighteen feature races to take full advantage of NASCAR’s national point system, these high-tech machines were pushed to the ragged edge of speed and endurance for well over five hundred main event [...]

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Championship Drive: Jesse James Lawson

The Teleperformance Street Stock resurgence was in full force in 2019.  Among the new faces in the division was Caldwell, Idaho racer Jesse James Lawson behind the wheel of a flat black Dillon Plumbing, Jump Time Idaho, Pulse Real Estate Group, 4S Concrete, Antlers Boutique Chevrolet Camaro.  Adorned with [...]

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Color Me Wild! Contest Combats Stay-Home Order Blues

Missing racing?  We are too.  But thanks to our friends at BLG Blue, you can bring a piece of the Meridian Speedway action to your living room with the Color Me Wild! contest.  Download or print your favorite race car from the options below, add the coolest color scheme [...]

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Championship Drive: Melissa Weaver

Entering 2019, Melissa Weaver, perennial title contender and most popular driver, was used to running all alone out front.  But 2019 saw Weaver contend with her stiffest competition yet in fellow female racer Daytona Wurtz.  The Wurtz-Weaver battle began lap one, night one, with Wurtz beating Weaver to the Caleb's [...]

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