Maryland International Raceway



  SUNDAY, MARCH 1st, 2020



Sunday’s Opening Day Test and Tune is a go!

The Opening Day Test and Tune held on Sunday, March 1st, 2020 is a go! With temperatures in the low 50's and plenty of sunshine, it is looking like a great way to kick off the 2020 season! Gates will open at 10am with racing until 6pm.

Please help pass the word, grab all your friends, and head to Budds Creek!


MDIR Honors 2019 Track Champions at Racer's Banquet

Maryland International Raceway ™ (MDIR) held their Awards Presentation and Racer’s Party at the Waldorf Jaycee Community Center in Waldorf, Maryland where the 2019 Track Champions were crowned on Saturday, February 22, 2020. Before awards were given out, a new memorial plaque was introduced honoring...


April's Pool & Spa Hot Tub Frenzy

April's Pool and Spa LLC will sponsor all MDIR ET Points Bracket Classes comprising of Top ET, Mod ET & Junior dragster. All ET Bracket Racers will receive a 10% discount throughout the...

More Speed Unlimited ET Races in 2020

This season will see the highest number of Speed Unlimited ET Series races in many years. There will be 20 points races for both Top & Mod ET and 21 for Hubble Motorsports Jr Dragster...



MDIR Releases the 2020 Season Schedule

Maryland International Raceway™ (MDIR) proudly announces the release of the 2020 schedule. This will be an exciting line-up of events and the season will consist of over 100 race days with the season-opener being held on Sunday, March 1st.

Signature special events in 2020 will include: two Swap Meets, HDAY, Atomizer Racing Injectors Door Wars, four Xtreme Dragbike Association (XDA) events, two DKR events, three Custom T’s Grudge events, two Street Warriors – roll racing events, King of the Creek 25k’s, Truck Mania, two War on Wheels events, Jet Wars, Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA), IREV, Street Car Takeover,  International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) Summit Sportsman Spectacular, Legends...

IHRA Announces Junior ELITE License for 2020

The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) announces a new Junior ELITE license for the 2020 season. The ELITE license will be exclusive to drivers ages 16-17 with elapsed time restrictions between 7.50 and 7.90 seconds and speeds up to 90 mph...


As of September 27, 2019

Rank:   Name: Year/Make/Model: Hails From:
1   Robbie Padgett 1988 Ford Mustang Waldorf, MD
2   Billy Lackey 1991 Ford Mustang La Plata, MD
3   Steve Willingham 1967 Ford Mustang La Plata, MD
4   Kevin Nimmerrichter 1991 Ford Mustang Mechanicsville, MD
5   Michael Fischer 1969 Plymouth Barracuda Mechanicsville, MD
6   Dominic Emelio 2001 Chevy Camaro Mechanicsville, MD
7   Chris Craig 1989 Ford Mustang Charlotte Hall, MD
8   Corey Wilson 1964 Chevy Nova Port Republic, MD
9   Rick Everley 1991 Ford Mustang Pasadena, MD
10   Robert Schneider 2000 Chevy S10 Mechanicsville, MD

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MDIR is Hiring (Help Us Spread the Word)!

Maryland International Raceway is hiring for Starter, Security Guards, Track Official, Fire/Rescue and Announcer positions. Applicants should have a good understanding of, or a desire to learn about, drag racing. We are looking for people that want long-term, part-time employment (we want you to be with us several years, not just a few months).

Applicants must be flexible and available to work Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Some weekends you may be... asked to work 1-2 days or even all 3 days on major events.

Applicants need to be at least 18 years of age, have a valid driver’s license, your own transportation, and live no more than 30-45 minutes away from the track. Must be willing and able to operate a variety of track equipment ranging from riding a scooter, operating a 4-wheeler, to driving a tractor (training will be provided). You must be able to follow directions and react in a quick and safe manner. We are looking for applicants with positive energy that will always put our customers first.

Upon hiring you would be considered part of the MDIR team. Pay starts at $10.10 per hour. Employees receive a season pass and can bring 1 guest per event to MDIR.

Apply Online Today!

Becoming an IHRA Member Brings Many Exclusive Benefits


With the racing season getting underway at many International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) tracks now is the best time to join the IHRA with exclusive benefits only available to members...


Reserve Your Day with a Private Track Rental at MDIR


MDIR is available year-round for weekday testing (weather permitting of course). This is a very easy and affordable program available to racers looking for that extra edge they’re sure to get...


Sign Up Today for the IHRA Summit SuperSeries


The IHRA Summit SuperSeries remains one of the most prestigious and financially rewarding programs available to the ET racer...


Rick’s Jewelers “Ring for the Queen” Celebrates 16th Year at MDIR


Rick Norris of Rick’s Jewelers has renewed the “Ring for the Queen” Challenge for 2020 to make it 16 years strong. This is one of the most unique and innovative programs ever held for the ET Racers at MDIR


Get Ready for Another Revved-up, High Performance Season In Hubble Motorsports Junior Dragster


Maryland Int’l Raceway has one of the best weekly Junior Dragster programs in the country; with some of the greatest junior racers and families. Ron Hubble of Hubble Motorsports has continued his...


Speed Unlimited Performance Center Celebrates 27 years
of Support to the MDIR Racers


No other business has supported the region's ET and street car racers like Speed Unlimited Performance Center in Morningside, MD....