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4th Annual Kevin Crine Memorial Race at Budds Creek

4th Annual Kevin Crine Memorial Race at Budds Creek

Mid-Atlantic Motocross Association (M.A.M.A.) and the Crine Family are very pleased to announce and extend an invitation to the 4th Annual Kevin Crine Memorial Race hosted at Budd’s Creek Motocross Park on September 24 and 25, 2016. Saturday`s race day will include, the sure to be hotly contested, KEVIN CRINE DASH FOR CASH. The...
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MIR Has Been Sold to IRG Sports + Entertainment

MIR Has Been Sold to IRG Sports + Entertainment

IRG Sports + Entertainment™ (IRG) President & CEO, Jason Rittenberry, announced today that the Company has acquired Maryland International RacewaySM (MDIR) in Budds Creek, Maryland. Last month, IRG announced a major financing agreement with TPG Specialty Lending (NYSE:TSLX) that funded a recapitalization of the Company and the acquisition of two additional motorsports venues, including...
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Motocross Racers Take to the Track to Honor Local Legend Kevin Crine

Motocross Racers Take to the Track to Honor Local Legend Kevin Crine

When you want to honor the memory of a local motocross racing legend, there’s only one way to do it: Get on your bike and race. That’s what racers did for two days last month at Budds Creek Motocross Race Track in Mechanicsville. They gathered Sept. 27-28 for the Second Annual Kevin Crine Memorial...
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Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Celebrates 25 Years at Budds Creek on Saturday

Baggett could gain valuable ground in the 250 Class championship with a third straight win at Budds Creek. Photo: Simon Cudby / Racer X

The 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, has officially reached its halfway point. As the world’s best riders gear up for six more thrilling rounds of action, legendary Budds Creek MX Park in Mechanicsville, Maryland, is preparing to celebrate 25 years as a round of the most prestigious motocross...
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Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Celebrates 25 Years of World Class Competition in Southern Maryland with Budds Creek National

Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Celebrates 25 Years of World Class Competition in Southern Maryland  with Budds Creek National

The fastest motocross riders on the planet and the world’s most prestigious dirt-bike racing series will celebrate 25 years of summer tradition in Southern Maryland during the seventh round of the 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing. Legendary Budds Creek MX Park in Mechanicsville, will reach the quarter century...
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UPDATE: Driver in Fatal Crash at Maryland International Raceway Identified

UPDATE: Driver in Fatal Crash at Maryland International Raceway Identified

UPDATE 5/26/14 @ 2:30 a.m.: According to the lehighvalleylive.com news site, after an initial test run, no one could have expected Lamont Akins’ day on the drag strip would end tragically, according to his best friend. “He made the second pass and something happened to the car,” said Easton resident Darrin Robinson. “He ended up rolling...
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Southern Maryland Mopars 7th Annual Toys for Tots Drive

Southern Maryland Mopars 7th Annual Toys for Tots Drive

With the Holidays fast approaching, and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program is in full swing. Once again, Southern Maryland Mopars were front and center with their 7th annual Toys for Tots toy drive. This year, over 80 Mopar cars & trucks were on hand. Beginning at 9:00am on Saturday December...
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Mid Atlantic Motocross Association Will be Hosting the 1st Annual Kevin Crine Memorial Race at Budds Creek

Mid Atlantic Motocross Association Will be Hosting the 1st Annual Kevin Crine Memorial Race at Budds Creek

Mid Atlantic Motocross Association (MAMA) will be hosting the 1st Annual KEVIN CRINE MEMORIAL RACE at Budds Creek Motocross Park, on September 28 and 29, 2013. We are very pleased to announce and extend an invitation to the 1st Annual KEVIN CRINE MEMORIAL RACE. Kevin was an extremely talented racer from Southern Maryland who...
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“Mayhem at the Creek!”

X-DRL (X-TREME DRAG RACING LEAGUE)  FRIDAY, JULY 26 to SATURDAY, JULY 27 The world’s fastest door slammers are headed to MIR when the new X-treme Drag Racing League (X-DRL) visits the East Coast for the X-DRL “Mayhem at the Creek!” All of the top Pro X-treme, Pro Nitrous, X-treme Pro Stocks and Pro Modified...
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Motocross heats up at Budds Creek

Motocross heats up at Budds Creek

Saturday was a hot and humid day for the 2013 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, when it made its return to Budds Creek. Things heated up as quickly on the track as they did under the beating Maryland sun. In the 250 Class, Wil Hahn made his return to racing after missing the first...
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See the Best Motocross Riders in the World at Budds Creek

See the Best Motocross Riders in the World at Budds Creek

The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship features the world’s fastest professional motocross racers on the roughest, and toughest race tracks in the world. The Red Bull Budds Creek National is your chance to experience all the action seen on NBC Sports Network, and Fuel TV, in your own backyard. The races, that for many...
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Southern Maryland Mopars 6th Annual Toys for Tots Drive

Southern Maryland Mopars 6th Annual Toys for Tots Drive

On Saturday, December 8th, the Southern Maryland Mopars gathered at the Prince Frederick Rescue Squad for a mini Meet and Greet from 9am to 11:15am. Their mission was to take all the toys they had gathered to Fitzgerald’s Park Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep in Lexington Park. This year there were older models as well as newer...
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Third Annual Solomons Offshore Grand Prix a Splash!

Third Annual Solomons Offshore Grand Prix a Splash!

The 3rd annual Solomons Offshore Grand Prix, brought to you by Bayside Chevrolet, was held Sept. 14-16. There was plenty of fun activities for the whole family and race fans. The event was another record sell out with close to 15,000 people descending on the island for a great weekend of racing and events....
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The Lawnmower Races at Bowles Farm were a Roaring Good Time

The Lawnmower Races at Bowles Farm were a Roaring Good Time

In the heart of St. Mary’s farmland, near Clements, the air was disturbed, the silence shattered and thousands were amazed at the roaring of the annual racing event held at Bowles Farm – Lawnmower Races. According to Ronnie Mattingly, one of the coordinators of this event “Weather was great, crowds were huge, overall it...
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Dungey’s Winning Streak Grows to Three at Budds Creek Motocross Championship

Dungey’s Winning Streak Grows to Three at Budds Creek Motocross Championship

MECHANICSVILLE. (June 16, 2012) – Southern Maryland’s Budds Creek MX Park hosted the fifth round of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, on Saturday, as each of the series’ points leaders added to his respective championship advantage. Red Bull KTM’s Ryan Dungey, of Belle Plaine, Minn., raced to his...
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Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Visit to Budds Creek

Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Visit to Budds Creek

Budds Creek MX Park will be the sight of the fifth round of the 2012 season. (Photo Courtesy of Simon Cudby) Morgantown, W. Va. (June 12, 2012) – With a win under his belt and possession of the red number plate to signify his position as the 450 Class points leader, Red Bull KTM’s...
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Weekend Traffic Alert: MD Rt. 234 in Budds Creek

Weekend Traffic Alert: MD Rt. 234 in Budds Creek

The Maryland State Police would like to announce that the 2012 AMA Pro National Championship returns to Budds Creek this weekend. The main event will be occurring on Saturday, June 16th at 1:00pm.  This event traditionally has drawn large crowds from surrounding areas. Motorists are advised to avoid the area of Maryland Route 234...
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Lucas Oil Motocross Championship Returns to Budds Creek

Lucas Oil Motocross Championship Returns to Budds Creek

 The fastest riders on the planet and the world’s most prestigious motocross championship is making its annual visit to the state of Maryland for the fifth round of the 2012 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing.  The renowned Red Bull Budds Creek National from Mechanicsville’s legendary Budds Creek MX Park...
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MIR Completes Another Phase of Improvements

MIR Completes Another Phase of Improvements

Maryland International Raceway (MIR) has just completed another phase of improvements targeted at racer safety, event efficiency and boosting the overall MIR fan experience. Improvements include a whole new starting line center section with unique poured concrete walls, concrete slab, Line-X concrete coatings and vinyl wrap graphics. The new center section not only looks...
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Southern Maryland Mopars Toy Drive

Southern Maryland Mopars Toy Drive

 With the Holidays fast approaching, and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program is in full swing. And once again, the Southern Maryland Mopars were front and center with their 5th annual Toys for Tots toy drive. This year, over 50 Mopar cars & trucks were on hand. Beginning at 9:00am on...
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Test & Tune this Weekend at MIR

Test & Tune this Weekend at MIR

On Sunday, Nov. 20, MIR will host another full day of Test & Tune. Timed runs, grudge runs, testing, and tuning all day long! MIR will also have a free $1,000 to win gamblers race for the bracket racers. So bring your grudge matches, street cars, pro cars, bracket cars, imports, motorcycles, and Jr....
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Don’t Miss Mopar Eastern Classic at MIR!

Don’t Miss Mopar Eastern Classic at MIR!

On Saturday, November 12 is the rescheduled 19th annual Mopar Eastern Classic. Bigger and better than ever! An all Mopar, AMC, Jeep Eagle, Car Show, Drag Race, and Swap Meet! See showroom condition Muscle cars from the sixties, a Mopar Top Sportsman Quick 8, a very special appearance with the queen of the sport...
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16th Annual U.S. Army World Cup Finals this Weekend at MIR

The 16th Annual U.S. famous Import vs. Domestic battle for the World Championship will take place at Maryland International Raceway on Saturday & Sunday, November 5-6, 2011. The World Cup Finals features a custom car show, bikini contest, a huge vendor midway, DJs, live bands, and of course import vs. domestic drag racing! With...
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MIR Hosts Last Speed Unlimited of the Season

MIR Hosts Last Speed Unlimited of the Season

On Friday, Oct. 28, MIR will host the last Friday night Speed Unlimited Midnight Madness event of the season. The Midnight Madness series is a great place to check out street legal drag racing, hang out with your friends, enjoy great food, meet new people, and cruise the pits. You can even enter your...
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Superchargers Showdown Friday & Saturday at MIR!

Superchargers Showdown Friday & Saturday at MIR!

This Friday and Saturday, October 21-22, be a part of MIR history at the largest ever running of the 26th annual Superchargers Showdown! This event will feature the largest field of Pro Mods in MIR History. All the stars of the 1320 Pro Mod Warriors of the North East Outlaw Pro Mod Association will...
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