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USAC portion of the I-80 Dirt Classic has been cancelled

The USAC Sprint Car portion of the I-80 Dirt Classic scheduled for Friday, May 31 at I-80 Speedway has been cancelled. With Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City underwater and with USAC unable to find a replacement track for Saturday, June 1 it was decided that a one day trip to I-80 Speedway by USAC drivers  (most of who are headequarted in Indiana) would most like me a small car count. I-80 Speedway officials are in the process of evalutating their [...]


May 10th Races Cancelled

Due to cool temps and 3 inches of rain over the last 36 hours we don’t feel we can get the racing surface to hold up & not tear up race cars races. The pits are also covered in standing water. Races for Friday 5/10 are cancelled, see you all next Friday 5/17 for driver appreciation night! Scouts night tickets can be used on June 7th.


Bobby Parker Memorial returning to I-80 Speedway on May 3

Bobby Parker Memorial coming to I-80 on May 3 I-80 Speedway is once again hosting the annual Bobby Parker Memorial, this year on Friday, May 3. The event will once again pay $2,500 to win and $500 to start. There will also be a $300 Podium Draw sponsored by Electrical Systems and a $200 Hard Charger Award sponsored by Speedway Motors for the Bobby Parker Memorial. The event will be co-sanctioned by the Nebraska 360 Sprint Car Series and the [...]


NASCAR Weekly Series Racing Returns Friday Night

Action packed NASCAR weekly racing returns to the I-80 Speedway Friday night, April 26th. In 2019 our weekly classes will include super late models, modifieds, sport mods, stock cars, hobby stocks, compacts, and bragging rights late models. Super late models will have 10 NASCAR nights during the 2019 season, stock cars 12 nights, sport mods 13 nights, modifieds 12 nights, hobby stocks 10 nights, 12 nights for compacts, and 11 nights for bragging rights late models. See our schedule to [...]


Bug Eater Bash Cancelled

Due to frigid cold/low temperatures and the chance of Snow/Rain starting Thursday through the weekend we are going to have to re-winterize the track to keep the pipes from freezing over the weekend and cancel the Bugeater Bash. We will now hold a practice open to all classes on Thursday April 25th and we will see you all at our first NASCAR weekly event Friday April 26th.


Best Routes to I-80 Speedway because of the flooding

Best Routes to I-80 Speedway because of the flooding From Kansas City or South. Take I-29 north to St. Joseph then Highway 36 west to Highway 75 then north to Highway 66 near Plattsmouth, then west to Interstate 80 Exit #426, then west to Interstate 80 Exit #420. From Southwest Iowa. Highway 34 west to I-29 then north to I-80 and through Omaha west to the race track. From Des Moines. Interstate 80 is open all the way to the race track. From [...]

1 Post Date: April 4, 2019

Traffic Alert: Nebraska Highway 63 closed south of I-80 exit #420 The State of Nebraska restarted work on Nebraska Highway 63 just south of the I-80 exit #420 on March 19, 2018 and was suppose to have Highway 63 closed south of Church Road to Alvo until the fall. Unfortunately, the project is running behind schedule and is now estimated to be completed about September 1, 2019. Drivers and fans should find alternate routes. Alternate routes include coming across Church [...]


Motels for the Silver Dollar Nationals

Motel Rooms for the Silver Dollar Nationals For fans traveling to the Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80 Speedway on July 18 thru 20 we have blocked out a number of rooms in Lincoln and Omaha. For those staying Lincoln, it’s the Quality Inn & Suites located at 7333 Husker Circle, Lincoln, NE 68504. The price is $79.42 per night + tax and the phone number is (402)-435-8100. (Please use the code: SILVER DOLLAR NATIONALS/I-80 SPEEDWAY). Or you can book them on [...]

0 Post Date: March 28, 2019

Tentative 2019 I-80 Speedway Schedule Released

Our tentative 2019 I-80 Speedway schedule has been released. Race season is closing fast, we will kick off our season in just 77 days with the Spring Meltdown. The 9th Annual Imperial Tile Silver Dollar Nationals and 3rd Annual Malvern Bank GO 50 is set for July 18th, 19th, and 20th. The dates of the other specials are as follows; Spring Meltdown (April 5th-6th), Bugeater Bash (April 12th-13th), Bobby Parker Memorial (May 3rd), Cookie’s BBQ Charlie Clark Memorial (May [...]


2018 Banquet Tickets on Sale Now

The 2018 I-80 Speedway Banquet of Champions’ tickets are on sale now! Tickets are $30 apiece, the deadline to order is January 11th. Tickets can either be purchased online or by calling the I-80 Speedway office (402-342-3453).  The banquet will be held January 26th at the Millard Social Hall. This is the address for the building, 10508 S 144th St, Omaha, NE 68138. Happy hour will be from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM with dinner and awards to follow. The menu [...]