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Firebird Raceway, Eagle

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Firebird Raceway is a motorsport racing venue in the western United States, near Eagle, Idaho, in the Boise metropolitan area. The raceway opened 52 years ago in 1968 under management of racing enthusiasts Bill and Ellanor New, and it has remained under ownership of the New family.

A longstanding member track of the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), the raceway has been named NHRA Track of the Year three times. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2018, the first dragstrip to be included on the register.
Just west of Highway 16 between Star and Emmett, the elevation is approximately 2,700 feet (825 m) above sea level.
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  • This is such a great venue for watching car racing. My two grandsons race their cars here. The track is amazing and the stands and snack bars are great. Such a convenient place to get to and have.....  more »
  • Great place to bring your friends and family, they have events at different dates in the summer. I would recommend it.  more »
  • Always enjoy this track. Nice people. Nice facilities. Great prep. Almost never down time. Beautiful location. Definitely worth the drive from Utah. They have a really cool Cafe and gift shop.
  • This is an incredible raceway and the owners are second to none! I talked to numerous Street Outlaws and they had lots of compliments about the design and operation of the track. If you like drag racing, don't pass up the chance to go here!

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