GLENDORA, CA – September 11, 2019 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – Today, NHRA officials released the 2020 national event schedule for the E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series presented by J&A Service. This exciting series featuring an eclectic mix of powerful vehicles will compete at 12 of the 24 events on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule.
Pro Mod cars excite and intrigue fans as competitors can use superchargers, turbochargers, or nitrous-oxide injection to run more than 250 mph. In 2020, these fierce competitors will visit a few new stops including the Route 66 NHRA Nationals in Chicago, the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals in Brainerd, Minn., and the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals in Dallas.
NHRA’s two nitro categories – Funny Car and Top Fuel – will participate at all 24 national events in the 2020 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Stay tuned all week to NHRA.com as we announce more national event specialty series schedules for the 2020 season including Factory Stock Showdown and Top Fuel Harley. The national event schedule for the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series will be released later this fall.
2020 E# Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series Schedule
|March 12-15||AMALIE Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals||Gainesville, FL|
|April 24-26||NGK Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals||Charlotte, NC|
|May 29-31||Virginia NHRA Nationals||Richmond, VA|
|June 12-14||Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals||Topeka, KS|
|June 19-21||NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals||Bristol, TN|
|July 9-12||Route 66 NHRA Nationals||Chicago, IL|
|July 17-19||Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals||Denver, CO|
|Aug. 13-16||Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals||Brainerd, MN|
|Sept. 2-7||NHRA U.S. Nationals||Indianapolis, IN|
|Oct. 2-4||AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals||St. Louis, MO|
|Oct. 15-18||AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals||Dallas, TX|
|Oct. 29-Nov. 1||Dodge NHRA Nationals||Las Vegas, NV|
Headquartered in Glendora, Calif., NHRA is the primary sanctioning body for the sport of drag racing in the United States. NHRA presents 24 national events featuring the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, and E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series presented by J&A Service. NHRA provides competition opportunities for drivers of all levels in the NHRA Summit Racing Series and the NHRA Drags: Street Legal Style presented by AAA. NHRA also offers NHRA Jr. Street program for teens and the Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League for youth ages 5 to 17. In addition, NHRA owns and operates four racing facilities: Atlanta Dragway in Georgia; Gainesville Raceway in Florida; Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis; and Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in Southern California. For more information, log on to NHRA.com, or visit the official NHRA pages on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
Source: National Hot Rod Association