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Firebird raceway is a nhra drag racing facility offering a full season of racing and home of the boise roadster show at expo idaho in boise. idahos history with drag racing, according to firebird raceways national register of historic places nomination form, stretches back to 1954 when supporters of the new sport began racing on two former air strips in the state. Racers in the eastern portion of the state took to an abandoned air field near pocatello while the bootleggers car club organized races near gowen field, just south of. Established in 1969, the drag strip just off highway 16, has been owned and operated. Firebird raceway is a 14 mile nhra sanctioned dragstrip located near boise idaho. The boise timing association conducted the idaho state championship drag races at gowen field on august 24-25, 1957. This may be the site of the boise drag strip, listed in 1963 hot rod magazine (august issue) as having races on july 21, august 11, august 25, september 8, september 22, october 6, and october 20. In 1959, the was dragster set a new track record with a run of 133. 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. Its been years since ive been out there, but have fond memories of racing on the drag strip. I have been drag racing for the last 23 years or so at firebird raceway with a 1972 chevelle that is painted up like a boise city police car that the payada program and now boise pals. Firebird raceway offers events from late-march through mid-october, including the nightfire nationals every august.