CNS 50th Anniversary Season – Year in Review

2015 marked the 50th anniversary season for Colorado National Speedway and after some rough weather in May, the action on the track, perfect summer nights, and fantastic crowds, highlighted another phenomenal summer at CNS. 2015 will be remembered as the year that Bruce Yackey’s won an amazing 14th track championship (9th in the Super Late Models). It will also be remembered as the year long time favorite “Big” Al Duran in the Figure 8s retired from racing. 2015 was also…

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Chris Eggleston in winner's circle at CNS (Starr photo)

Eggleston Looks To Add Another Home Win To Resume

By Brooke Franceschini, NASCAR August 18, 2015 – 12:51pm DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Chris Eggleston is heading home this weekend. The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West will compete at Colorado National Speedway Saturday and Eggleston will have one goal, to win. The Erie, Colorado, native will attempt to join Mike Duncan and Eric Holmes as the only drivers to record multiple victories at the historic Colorado short track, and Duncan is the only one to do it in back-to-back fashion, something Eggleston…

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Massive turnout for Hawgfest at CNS

Sunday July 19th was the return of Hawgfest and Colorado National Speedway hosted this years event which turned out to be a massive success. Motorcycles lined the speedway and filled the pits. It was one of the largest gatherings of motorcycles in the region. 103.5 the Fox and High Country Harley Davidson sponsored the event which featured performances by Shark Attack, The Rick Lewis Project, Outlaws, and of course Molly Hatchet. There was also a special appearance from Dog the Bounty Hunter and…

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Memorial Day Races at CNS have been Canceled

Colorado National Speedway officials held out hope that they might be able to get this weekends 2-day Memorial Day double header in but rain overnight and a worsening forecast for this afternoon have forced the cancelation of both Saturday and Sunday events. With 6 inches of standing water in some parts of the pit area and parking lot racing at the speedway will not be possible. It’s been a frustrating spring in Colorado for race fans but stay tuned for details on next weeks…

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Mother Nature Strikes Again

On Friday afternoon Colorado National Speedway was hit with large amount of rain and hail adding to that the forecast for Saturday evening is heavy thunderstorms into the night therefore the CNS officials have canceled this weekends race. CNS will resume action with a Memorial Day Double header. Saturday May 23rd is the Palmetto Environmental Night Pro Trucks in a 40 lap feature event and the Late Models in a 40 lap feature event. It’s the first appearance of the Mod…

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Bad weather forces cancellation of May 9th race at CNS

With a dreadful forecast of low temperatures, rain, and possibly even snow for this Saturday night the officials at CNS had decided to cancel this weekends race at Colorado National Speedway. The racing action returns to to CNS on Saturday the 16th featuring the Super Late Models, Grand American Modifieds, Super Stocks, and Legends, brought to you by the Gilpin Casino. We will also move our Mother’s Day intermission race to the 16th as well as the $9 ticket prices…

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Rain and Snow claim Art’s Septic Night at CNS

Mother Nature has forced Colorado National Speedway to cancel this Saturday Night’s race at CNS (April 18th). The cold weather along with a large amount of snow and rain have made it impossible to attempt to get the show in. We will return to racing on April 25th for the SUNOCO Race Fuels “High Octane Action” featuring the Super Late Models, Pro Trucks, Grand American Modifieds, and the Trains.

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