To complete preentry for any 2020 lucas oil drag racing series event in top alcohol please complete the online form. Junior comp is the newest category being offered by nhra. Backing up his championship winning 2015 season results. Basic nhra safety rules v072015 this is general information only and you should always refer to the current official nhra rule book. You can purchase your own rule book during any regular event in the firebird sport shop.
Drag racing league rulebook contains complete rules for construction of a jr. Dragster rules and regulations, class designations, novice page 30 1082019 novice. Virtually anyone ages 517 can participate in nhra summit racing jr. They are powered by a version of the 500cu in chrysler hemi engines, and can cover the foot strip in 3. The vehicle must meet basic safety criteria outlined in this rulebook. There are two ways to gain entry into the summit superseries world finals event. Nhra junior dragsters are restricted to competition in halfscale cars over a distance of 18 mile. This handbook is a guide for our competitors, designed to assist racers with regulations and procedures put in place at maple grove raceway and may or may not be included in the nhra rule book. May 26, 2015 published on may 26, 2015 are you bringing a new fan to the races. Class is for dragster, open bodied altered, street roadster, or funny cartype vehicles only. All cars that run down the drag strip are required to undergo a technical inspection by the tracks tech crew. There are 24 top fuel, funny car, and pro stock car events, and 16 pro stock motorcycle events scheduled. Looking for a passenger side tail light bucket for a 69 barracu.
Basic nhra safety rules all cars must meet nhra rules and pass technical inspection this is general information only and you should always refer to the current official nhra rule book. This exciting new category is designed to compliment the nhra jr. Junior drag racing rules reconsidered in australia after 8. Please take some time to read and understand the policies and rules you.
Napp developed the first smallscale replica dragster for his son in 1991 and the first pair of nhra jr. It seems jr baxter has turned winning wallys into a full blown hobby. Having it taken away because of a rule violation would be agony. Junior dragster license identification decal illustation. The nhra 101 video series presented by national dragster explains the rules, drag racing terms and what to expect at a nhra mello. Many of our members are original junior fuel drivers from the past that are still racing on the strip today. Rules classes nhrda 2015 class rules national hot rod diesel association page 2 of 7. Street cars the following items are required for a vehicle and driver to pass tech.
The nhra jr drag racing league offers kids ages 518 a chance to race halfscale dragsters in a controlled environment. Class is for dragster, open bodied altered, street roadster, or funny cartype vehicles only running between 6. Get your official nhra national hot rod association rule book to stay compliant at the strip. Drag racing western and eastern conference finals should be prepared to show proof that they have actually run at the track whose team they represent. Click here for the 2015 ihra jr race car junior dragster rules and regulations. At nhra mello yello drag racing series events, fans may see more than 200 classes of vehicles in 15 categories, or eliminators. The last five nhra mello yello top fuel dragster champs are. If you havent seen a jr dragster, then you havent seen the future of nhra drag racing. Nhra rule book download pdf throughout this rulebook, a number of references are made for particular products to meet. Dragster are the same as those for nhra castrol gtx jr. You will be signed out in seconds due to inactivity. The license is valid until its expiration date or until suspended or revoked by nhra. The summit superseries world finals will take place october 1517, 2020 at memphis international raceway. International hot rod association rules junior dragsters.
All 8 to 17 year old crew members must sign a minor release form and waiver of liability form. Current nhra top alcohol dragster racer mike manners got his start racing in the top dragster class and was often one of the top qualifiers with runs in the low sixsecond zone at over 210mph. All of our teams are professional from the word go, not only in appearance, but attitude. Photo credit dave reinking joe fisher nhra procharger f1x12 racedrive top dragster. The junior comp category is for drivers 14 20 years of age. According to the nhra, the jr dragster class was started by vince napp, who built the first halfscale version that was presented to the sanctioning body, already in the market for a vehicle class for younger drivers. The 2015 nhra mello yello drag racing season was announced on august 25, 2014. Drag racing league as either a nondriving member or a driverparticipant. International hot rod association summit superseries. If anyone has or knows someone who has one, please let me know.
Rules link the above information is avalible as a free download. After the warning, a second offense will result in disqualification from the class. All of the following rules must meet nhra andor ihra requirements. Jr s in nhra video nhra jdrl fb page jdrl faqs rules. The 2020 nhra rulebook is now online and viewable by all who wish to compete in the nhra arena. Class eligibility is based on requirements that include type of. Drag racing league offers kids ages 517 the opportunity to experience the thrill of racing halfscale dragsters in a controlled racing environment at many of nhra s member tracks across the united states and canada. Drag racing league conferences finals have been announced. Welcome to the official facebook page of the nhra summit racing jr.
Dragsters and are halfscale versions of top fuel dragsters. In qualified events, no racer can qualify quicker than 7. Drag racing league can seem daunting at first, but with careful planning and some help, it doesn. Dragsters must meet nhras stringent technical specifications. Failure to follow these rules will be grounds for disqualification and loss of points. Jr dragster series what is jdrl jr drag racing league. Prochargers are dominating top dragster class procharger. General regulation points the following is a partial list of the changes or clarification made to the 2015 ihra rulebook. Your best source for the detailed safety, general guidelines, and bracket racing requirements for 2020 is the 2020 nhra jr. The twoway its an extraordinary speed for an eightyearold to be having the sole control of a vehicle, said acting. In addition to supporting the series throughout the year, jr race car will supply the series with a brand new, turnkey dragster awarded to the winner of the summit superseries junior dragster program at the summit racing equipment world finals in october.
Drivers are required to have an nhra summit racing jr. While smaller, these race cars can still do up to 85 mph on an 18 mile track although mostly, younger racers are restricted from going this fast but they are a great way for the 5 17. Drag racing league jdrl by giving competitors a faster class with all of the standard big car safety features. Jr baxter pdra and nhra procharger f1x12 racedrive top dragster. This is a demo nhra hot rod heritage racing series. The spirit and intent of that principle is the standard by which the series is guided. All junior dragster classes run to the 18th mile as opposed to a full 14 mile like other classes. Super series are designed on a simple premise junior drag racing is a sport designed for the fun and enjoyment of the whole family. The license issued by nhra is to be used only by the driver to whom it is assigned, and it is restricted to the categories listed on the license.
General participant accident and liability insurance information. Just like their fullsize top fuel counterparts, jr. Junior dragsters are halfscale versions of full sized top fuel drag racing vehicles with single cylinder, fivehp engines powering these long nosed racers. Junior dragster rules national electric drag racing association. Each car is required to have a nhra or ihra chassis certification along with each driver having a current competition license. Using a fivehorsepower, singlecylinder engine, a jr. Dragsters launched down the raceway park dragstrip in 1992. Ihra lowers minimum age for jr race car junior dragster. Top fuel dragsters are the fastestaccelerating race cars in the world, and reach up to 335 mph over a feet. Second round or later bye will be determined by driver closest to his her dial from the previous round. There are several classes for children to race in purposebuilt dragsters. Maple grove raceways bracketracing classes are governed by the nhra rule book. Jr street rules section of nhra rulebook hot rod heritage racing. Dragster can go as fast as 85 mph and as quick as 7.
All applications must be printed in color, all verbiage appearing red on screen must print in red. Et limits for practice and eliminations for nhra approved classes. Classbyclass regulations and requirements, racing procedures, and more are all covered in this. For more information, please visit our website, jrdragster. To continue working on the website, click stay signed in below.
Draft requirements and specifications for electric jr. The nhra hot rod heritage racing series features four class groups comprising the categories. A modern top dragster is capable of running the same elapsed times as top fuel dragsters did in the early 1970s. Conference finals participants must compete at nhra tracks. You do not have to join nhra or hold an nhra license to race here, with exceptions as noted in the nhra rule book points rules effective beginning 2017 for all points racers in superpro box, noesportsman, jr dragster, motorcycle, street. The official site of the national hot rod association offers the latest news, results, photos, and audiovisual highlights from the nhra drag racing tour. Nhra publishes an annual rule book that covers every classification from top fuel to et bracket racing and is used by pacific raceways tech crew. There, drivers compete for an eastern or western conference title in eight age brackets. New bonus cash program for all classes contested at nhra southeast division lucas oil drag racing series events.1174 440 566 415 1358 61 1016 1139 991 881 500 146 1388 493 781 443 587 680 1419 305 482 1366 869 245 89 1140 807 363 36 1429 649 396 835 778 173 1156 1036 1253 295 732 812 298 270 541 720 1358