AZ TRACKS

ISM RACEWAY TO HONOR VETERANS DAY WEEKEND WITH NATIONAL ANTHEM PERFORMERS, HONORARY POSITIONS, FLYOVER & MORE

  Sunday to feature Gen. David L. Goldfein, Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force & Maj. Gen Jeannie M. Leavitt, Commander, Air Force Recruiting Service  PHOENIX – ISM Raceway is proud to celebrate Veterans Day Weekend during the Bluegreen Vacations 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Semi-Final Weekend, November 8-10. Throughout the weekend, veterans and…

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DRAG RACING

Bonneville Salt Flats – Save the Salt

Bonneville Salt Flats, UT — On Saturday, October 5th, 2019, CBS This Morning is scheduled to air a report on conditions at the Bonneville Salt Flats. Check your local listing for exact times. The CBS network news crew spent two days on the salt in mid-September observing the Utah Salt Flats Racing Association’s “World of Speed” event…

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AZ TRACKS

ISM RACEWAY TO HOST OPEN HOUSE EVENT FOR NASCAR K&N PRO SERIES WEST CHAMPIONSHIP, NOVEMBER 9

FREE!              FREE!              FREE! Free admission provided following the conclusion of Desert Diamond Casino West Valley 200; Fans encouraged to donate non-perishable food and new toys   With the return of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West Championship on Saturday, November 9, ISM Raceway will host an Open House providing race fans and the local community with free…

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AZ TRACKS

CENTER CAPTURES FIRST STOCK CAR SHOOTOUT CROWN!

  By:  TONY STEELE Tony Steele On a weekend spent honoring the late Dan Shepherd, known for his stock car driving days throughout Arizona as well as his time spent as an official at Canyon Speedway Park, the racing action did not disappoint. After years of trying to earn the prestigious title, Cody Center would…

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DRAG RACING

TORRENCE, HIGHT, FREEMAN AND M. SMITH SECURE NO. 1 SPOTS AT DODGE MILE-HIGH NHRA NATIONALS PRESENTED BY PENNZOIL

MORRISON, Colo. – Steve Torrence continued his dominant pace on Saturday, powering to the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel during the 40th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil at Bandimere Speedway. Robert Hight (Funny Car), Richard Freeman (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also qualified No. 1 in their…

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DRAG RACING

PEDREGON, TORRENCE, ANDERSON AND HINES RACE TO PROVISIONAL NO. 1 SPOTS AT DODGE MILE-HIGH NHRA NATIONALS PRESENTED BY PENNZOIL

MORRISON, Colo. – Looking for his first No. 1 qualifier since 2015, Cruz Pedregon raced to the provisional top spot in Funny Car on Friday during the 40th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil at Bandimere Speedway. Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) are also…

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AZ TRACKS

This Week @ CSP – Allscapes Back to School Special

What: Allscapes Back to School Special Who: SWDRA Late Models, AZ Differential Modifieds, Allscapes Stock Cars, Desert Restorations Hobby Stocks, Sport Compacts, Micro Sprints (W-Big Track) **Modifieds & Late Models have option to race topless** When: – Open Practice: Friday July 19th – 7:00pm – FREE General Admission, $20 Pit Passes – Ages 11 &…

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MINUTIAE

Roger Penske to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom award

By Jerry Bonkowski NASCAR, IndyCar and IMSA team owner Roger Penske will receive one of the nation’s highest civilian honors, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, President Donald Trump announced Thursday. “He’s very thrilled to be getting it,” Trump said of Penske during an appearance with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House. Penske will…

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AZ TRACKS

ISM RACEWAY PRESIDENT JULIE GIESE NAMED ONE OF AZ BUSINESS MAGAZINE’S MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN IN ARIZONA

PHOENIX– ISM Raceway’s president, Julie Giese, has been recognized as one of Arizona’s most influential women by AZ Business magazine. The honorees were selected for their impact on their organizations, the region’s business climate and in the community. The entire list of the 2019 class may be found here. “I am honored to be recognized alongside so…

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