IHRA MOPAR Rocky Mountain Nitro Jam Nationals at Castrol Raceway

2016 June 4 NASCC 590Photo by VelocityMotorsportsNews.com at Castrol Raceway Nisku, Alberta

NITRO CHARGE YOUR WEEKEND!

IHRA MOPAR Rocky Mountain Nitro Jam Nationals

Canada’s Biggest and Best drag racing event returns to Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway THIS WEEKEND JULY 15-17!

July 13, 2016 – (Nisku, AB.) – THE NITRO’S ARE COMING! Feel the burn of 3000 horsepower nitro burning cars and top fuel dragsters, plus Parts Canada nitro bikes, jet cars and trucks – an outstanding 300 cars total will be racing at Castrol Raceway for Canada’s biggest drag racing event this weekend at the IHRA MOPAR Rocky Mountain Nationals presented by Good Vibrations Motorsports.

Race fans, families and adrenaline junkies will experience all the nitro-powered mayhem that makes up the IHRA Drag Racing series. And that’s just during the day! The Friday and Saturday evening races, known as Night of Fire, will feature Pro Qualifying as well as the incredible fire of the dual jet powered truck, and jet funny cars: Secret Weapon and Mater.

Top Fuel Dragsters, Pro Mods, Top Sportsman, Top Dragster, Super Stock, Stock, Quick Rod, Super Rod, Hot Rod, Junior Dragsters and local bracket competitors will all be competing at this year’s event, as will the largest AMSOIL Nitro Funny car in history compete at Castrol Raceway.

Gates open at 9am each day with qualifying starting at 4:30pm Friday, and 9am Saturday and Sunday.

Pre-Race Ceremonies are scheduled to take place as follows:

Friday, July 15: 6:50pm

Saturday, July 16: 5:50pm

Sunday, July 17: 11:20am

Tickets are ALWAYS available at the Gate at Castrol Raceway. This year’s ticket prices are:

Weekend Pass:

Adult GA $99/Reserved $119, Youth GA $49/Reserved $59, Child 5 & under GA FREE/Reserved $30

Friday:

Adult GA $35/Reserved $45, Youth GA $15/Reserved $25, Child 5 & under FREE/Reserved $10

Saturday:

Adult GA $50/Reserved $60, Youth GA $15/Reserved $25, Child 5 & under FREE/Reserved $10

Sunday:

Adult GA $50/Reserved $60, Youth GA $15/Reserved $25, Child 5 & under: FREE

DSC_0307 (6)Photo by VelocityMotorsportsNews.com at Castrol Raceway Nisku, Alberta

BONUS! Our pits are open to the public, no additional purchase is necessary. This is an amazing opportunity to see the wide-range of spectacular cars close up, and meet the drivers and crew who bring their passion for motorsports to the track year after year.

For more information on the 2016 IHRA MOPAR Rocky Mountain Nitro Jam Nationals please visit our website: http://www.CastrolRaceway.com

Up-to-date information will be posted on our Castrol Raceway Facebook page (Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway) and on Twitter @CastrolRaceway

All information is subject to change. (This is racing after all!)

**All information is subject to change.

A full listing of all of the events taking place at Castrol Raceway this season can be found here: http://www.castrolraceway.com/editor/userfiles/files/2016%20Castrol%20Raceway%20Printable%20Calendar.pdf

Tickets for all races at Castrol Raceway are always available at the gates. Fans may also purchase tickets in advance on the track’s website: http://www.castrolraceway.com

For more information on attending the races at Castrol Raceway, including the rain-out policy, please look under “FACILITY” at http://www.castrolraceway.com

We are social! Please visit us on Facebook: Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway, Twitter @CastrolRaceway and Instagram @castrol_raceway

20140824_172626(0)Photo by VelocityMotorsportsNews.com at Castrol Raceway Nisku, Alberta

Castrol Raceway, Canada’s Premier Motorsports Complex, annually hosts over 100 races including the nationally recognized events: IHRA MOPAR Rocky Mountain Nitro Jam Nationals, Hot August Night, and Monster Truck Throwdown. In addition to the ¼ mile IHRA Sanctioned Drag Strip, 3/8 mile Clay Oval Track and 10 acre Pro Motocross Track, a brand new 2.7 km FIA sanctioned Paved Road Course opened at the Raceway in 2013.

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