News & Results
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Five Idaho racers took home trophies from this weekend’s Napa Auto Parts Ignitor Opener presented by Dan Wiebold Ford Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event at Firebird Raceway in Boise, Idaho, led by Dan Lafferty and Kevin Griffiths.
Thursday, October 13, 2011
In the first three races of the 2011 NHRA Countdown to the Championship playoff, everything has gone according to plan for Jason Line and the Summit Racing team.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
“Whenever I think of the Phoenix race, the first thing that pops into my head is that is the track where Dad and I won our first Top Fuel events,” said Copart dragster pilot Brandon Bernstein.
Sunday, September 4, 2011
The team from Firebird Raceway racked up 63 points this weekend for the NHRA Northwest Division Summit Racing Series Finals scoring their seventh overall Team Championship and a belated birthday present for Firebird Raceway owner Bill New who put out the challenge to his team at last year’s champions banquet.
Friday, September 2, 2011
Racing kicked off today with nearly 500 racers for the NHRA Summit Racing Series Northwest Division Finals at Firebird Raceway, Boise, Idaho.
Friday, August 12, 2011
On the heels of resetting the West Coast Outlaw Pro Modified Association’s record for elapsed time by a nitrous car with a 6.175 at a career-best 227.23 MPH in his brand new 1974 El Camino, Randy Walker is ready to bring the heat to Firebird Raceway in Boise, Idaho for the 40th annual Pepsi Nightfire Nationals.
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Southern California’s “War Horse’ nostalgia nitro funny car is counting on being part of the 16 car nitro funny car field at the 40th Pepsi Nightfire Nationals at Firebird Raceway in Boise, Idaho on August 11 – 14.
Sunday, May 1, 2011
The husband and wife team of Mick and Jackie Alley of Eagle, Idaho, celebrated in winner’s circle taking home wins in both Stock and Super Stock at the Napa Auto Parts Ignitor presented by Dan Wiebold Ford NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event at Firebird Raceway.
Thursday, March 24, 2011
Yokohama Tire Corporation-sponsored drivers combined for three podium finishes at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series opener at Firebird Raceway in Phoenix, Arizona, March 19-20.
Sunday, May 2, 2010
Four local racers took home big wins this past weekend at the 40th Anniversary Napa Auto Parts Ignitor presented by Dan Wiebold Ford at Firebird Raceway with Jackie Alley, Eagle, Idaho, and Dan Lafferty, Wendell, Idaho, leading the way to winner’s circle.
Sunday, February 21, 2010
A woman who was struck by a tire earlier today at the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Firebird International Raceway was pronounced dead at Good Samaritan Hospital this evening.
Sunday, September 6, 2009
It was a day later than scheduled but the squad from Firebird Raceway in Boise, Idaho, took home the team championship from the NHRA Northwest Division Summit Racing Series Finals at Woodburn Dragstrip.
Sunday, May 3, 2009
Comp Eliminator racer Jeff Lane and Nostalgia Top Fuel pilot Mike McLennan made their way to the winner’s circle at Firebird Raceway.
Monday, January 26, 2009
Cory McClenathan drove the FRAM Top Fuel dragster to seven passes at the NAPA AUTO PARTS National Time Trials at Firebird Raceway in preparation for the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series opener in Pomona, Calif., Feb. 5-8.
Sunday, August 31, 2008
The top bracket racers from tracks across NHRA’s Northwest division were at Firebird Raceway this weekend, vying for team and individual honors and a share of the purse worth $16,000. With two winners on Sunday, the home team from Firebird Raceway earned its fifth overall team title.
Saturday, August 30, 2008
Firebird Raceway is hosting the NHRA Northwest Division Summit Racing Series Finals.
Friday, April 25, 2008
In the first rounds of qualifying at Firebird Raceway and the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series 38th Annual Napa Auto Parts Ignitor presented by Dan Wiebold Ford, Comp Eliminator driver Randy Jones and Super Stock racer Jeff Lane took the No. 1 qualifying positions in their classes.
Friday, May 11, 2007
Racing kicked off today at the 37th Annual Napa Auto Parts Ignitor presented by Dan Wiebold Ford, a round of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series.
Wednesday, January 31, 2007
Rod Fuller, the defending Top Fuel winner of the NHRA event at Firebird International Raceway, turned heads last season by racing his Valvoline dragster to a fifth-place finish in the NHRA standings.
Wednesday, October 25, 2006
The 8th Annual Tire Pros Truck & 4x4 Nationals at Firebird Raceway attracted 30,000 people to the track for monster truck competitions, truck drag racing, truck aftermarket vendors,truck ride and drive experiences, and Roddin’ for a Reason PSA Charity Hot Rod Show.
Saturday, May 13, 2006
The field is set for final eliminations at the 36th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Ignitor presented by Dan Wiebold Ford, a round of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series.
Sunday, June 5, 2005
Alan Ellis won the Competition Eliminator title in his popular A/AA, Rod Stults took Super Stock and Jody Lang gathered in Stock Eliminator at the NHRA Northwest Division Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event at Firebird Raceway.
Saturday, June 4, 2005
The NHRA Northwest Division continued to roll out the 2005 season at Firebird Raceway as the 35th Annual Napa Auto Parts Ignitor wrapped up its second day and evening of qualifying and time trials.
Friday, June 3, 2005
The NHRA Northwest Division has finally kicked off its 2005 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series campaign at Firebird Raceway after rain forced the postponement of the scheduled May opener in Mission, B.C. to August.
Tuesday, February 22, 2005
When your name is Larry Dixon and your boss is Don “the Snake” Prudhomme and your racing resumes are highlighted with NHRA championships and heaps of NHRA race wins, you strive to be nothing less than the best.
Monday, February 21, 2005
Ron Capps wishes he could push the rewind button and replay the first round of eliminations at the season-opening event of the 2005 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series.
Monday, February 21, 2005
Whit Bazemore is off to a healthy start to the 2005 POWERade Drag Racing Series, driving the Matco Tools Iron Eagle Dodge Stratus Funny Car for Don Schumacher Racing.
Monday, February 21, 2005
Richie Stevens Jr. is aiming high this season in the Pro Stock Car class of the 2005 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series.
Sunday, April 18, 2004
In the final results from Firebird Raceway, Comp Eliminator driver Dean Carter took home his third win of the year.
Saturday, April 17, 2004
J.D. Zink grabbed the top qualifying spot in Comp Eliminator with a pass of 7.121 seconds, 0.719 seconds under the index.