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Treasure Valley motor sports calendar: Friday, April 29

Currently ranked the No. 1 AA/Funny Car in the NHRA Hot Rod Heritage standings, two-time Ignitor champion Kris Krabill of Kent, Wash., will drive the “Northwest Hitter” Trans Am owned by veteran racer Bucky Austin this weekend at Firebird Raceway.
Currently ranked the No. 1 AA/Funny Car in the NHRA Hot Rod Heritage standings, two-time Ignitor champion Kris Krabill of Kent, Wash., will drive the “Northwest Hitter” Trans Am owned by veteran racer Bucky Austin this weekend at Firebird Raceway. Firebird Raceway

FIREBIRD RACEWAY

(DRAG RACING)

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

What: The 46th annual NAPA Ignitor Nitro Funny Car Opener featuring the NHRA Hot Rod Heritage Series and Division 6 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series. Sportsman classes participating include Comp, Super Stock, Stock, Top Dragster, Top Sportsman, Super Comp, Super Gas, Super Street, Sportsman Bike/Bike, Super Pro, Pro and Sportsman

When: Gates open at 8 a.m. each day, time trials begin at 9 a.m. each day, and Funny Car racing is at 4 p.m. (Friday), 1 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. (Saturday), and 1 p.m. (Sunday)

Admission: $15 adults (Friday), $20 adults (Saturday & Sunday), and children 15 and younger are free each day

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

Web: firebirdonline.com

OWYHEE MOTORCYCLE CLUB

SATURDAY

What: Summer Short Track Series for karts, bikes and quads

When: Gates open at 3:30 p.m., and racing starts at 6 p.m.

SUNDAY

What: OMC Summer Motocross Series round No. 4

When: Gates open at 6:30 a.m., practice starts at 8 a.m. and racing begins at 9 a.m.

Admission (each day): $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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