Archive for February, 2012

Coming on the heels of the drag strip at Irwindale Speedway closing due to financial reasons, a Superior Court judge has ordered the shut down of the Fontana Drag Strip due to sound and environmental reasons. Read more …

Some might say it came without notice and were surprised by the news today that Toyota Speedway at Irwindale closed its doors, turned off its sign and canceled the rest of the 2012 racing season. Still others saw it coming last year when NASCAR announced that it was dropping the speedway from its racing schedule. Even fans noticed the lack of attendance at recent racing events. Read more …