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Treasure Valley motor sports calendar (May 1-3)

FIREBIRD RACEWAY (DRAG RACING)

Saturday

What: Bronco Motors Battle of the Brands featuring Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman, Sled/Bike, Junior Dragster and a number of categories for the “Chevy” and “Ford” brands. A King of the Hill runoff will take place to decide ultimate bragging rights between the two Detroit brands

When: Gates open at 9 a.m., and racing starts at 2 p.m.

Sunday

What: Interstate Batteries Hot Truck Nationals featuring Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman, Sled/Bike, Nostalgia, Junior Dragster and Truck classes, including Pro Truck, Street Truck and Diesel Truck

When: Gates open at 9 a.m., and racing starts at 2 p.m.

Admission (each day): $12 adults, $3 children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger

Location: Five miles north of Highway 44 on Highway 16, about 10 minutes northwest of Eagle

Web: firebirdonline.com

MERIDIAN SPEEDWAY (OVAL RACING)

Saturday

What: Ladies Night Sprintcar Opener featuring Winged Sprints, CT400 Sprintcars, Modifieds, Pro 4s, Mini Stocks, Claimer Stocks and Hornet Rookies

When: Gates open at 4 p.m., qualifying begins at 5 p.m. and racing starts at 6:30 p.m.

Admission: $10.25 adults, $7.75 seniors/military, $6.25 children ages 7-11 and free for children 6 and younger. Family passes (two adults and up to four children ages 7-11) are $30

Location: 335 S. Main St., Meridian

Web: meridianspeedway.com

OWYHEE MOTORCYCLE CLUB

Sunday

What: OMC Summer Series round No. 1

When: Gates open at 7 a.m., practice starts at 8 a.m. and racing begins at 9 a.m.

Admission: $10 adults and $5 for children, seniors and members. Children 5 and younger are free

Location: 6600 Cartwright Road, Boise

Web: omcracing.com

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