Special Race Events and Classes
at ERP for the 2012 Season
Back for the 2nd year will be the Door Slammer Shootout, this year on May 25-27 (Memorial Day weekend). This event will feature Pro Mods, Super Stock Mafia, Iowa True 10.5 class, & Caseys Stick Shift class (Saturday only, raindate is Sunday.). On both Saturday and Sunday we will run Big $ races in S/P, Pro, & Sportsman, plus T/S T/D, Pro Bike, Jr Dragster, Trophy car classes, plus on Sunday we will run our Modified and Modified Jr classes.
The Musco Lighting Night of Fire returns on June 30, with the thunder of Nostalgia Nitro F/C, F/A, T/F, jet cars, wheelstanders, fireworks, Ozark Mountain Super Shifters, and a very special guest TBA. Once again we will have 2 days of big $ brackets, T/S T/D, Pro Bikes, Trophy car, and Jrs. (no points for Jrs)
August 17-19 are the dates for the annual invasion of ERP by the wild Fuel Altereds from all over the United States. Once again we will have 1 round of qualifing on Friday night with another on Saturday followed by eliminations Saturday night. As an added attraction we have added the Nostalgia Gassers Association to Saturdays show as well as the Caseys Stick Shifters. On both Saturday & Sunday we will have big $ points races in Pro, S/P, & Sportsman, regular points race for Juniors and Super Street. Sunday will also have our Modified and Modified Jr classes.
The weekend after the Fuel Altered Nationals ERP will be taken over by motorcycles as the all motorcycle event Motorcycle Mania returns on Aug. 25. This event will feature the Vintage Drag Bike Nationals as part of the Vintage Motorcycle Drag Race Association`s revival of vintage drag bike racing. It will also feature a double header race for ERP`s Pro Bike & Street bike classes, along with some special classes TBA. There will also be a huge bike rally and charity ride for the Wounded Warrior Project that will end at ERP.
Junior Dragsters will again have 2 Junior only events again as ERP hosts the NHRA Div. 5 Championships on Aug. 3-5, and the Halloween Nationals Oct. 5-7. Labor Day weekend will be a big 2 day bracket race, including the final 2 Pro Bike races, and the 3rd of 4 (2) day T/S T/D races. The final big event of the year will be the Fall Bracket Classic on Oct 13-14 with details TBA.
Midnight Mania returns with 6 events scheduled and will again feature a fast 4 car shootout and we are working on a similar class for street bikes. NHRA King of the Track program gives racers a chance to win an NHRA Wally June 16, and on Labor Day weekend the Juniors have the NHRA Junior Challenge and racers in S/P, Pro, Sportsman, Pro Bike, and T/S T/D, all have a chance for a Wally in the National Dragster Challenge.
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