GLENDORA, CA – July 22, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – NHRA announced today that Dodge will be the title rights sponsor of the Dodge NHRA Indy Nationals presented by Pennzoil, Aug. 6-9 at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
The Dodge NHRA Indy Nationals will be the fifth race of the 2020 season and the third race of NHRA’s return to action after the four-month hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Dodge NHRA Indy Nationals will feature racing action in all four Mello Yello Drag Racing Series categories including the 11,000-horsepower Top Fuel and Funny Car classes, the ultra-sophisticated Pro Stock division and the ever-thrilling Pro Stock Motorcycle class.
Also in competition will be the E3 Spark Plugs Pro Mod Drag Racing Series Presented by J&A Service as well as the North Central Division NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series sportsman classes and the exhibition Mountain Motor Pro Stock class.
Without the traditional late-season points reset of the Countdown to the Championship format this season, every round of racing is crucial. Teams are very focused on their performance as they set their sights on an NHRA championship.
Indiana state and health guidelines allows a limited number of fans to attend the Dodge NHRA Indy Nationals. Tickets are now on sale and may be purchased by visiting NHRA.com/tickets or calling 800-884-NHRA.
For more information about the NHRA schedule and the COVID-19 protocols, please visit NHRA.com.
Headquartered in Glendora, Calif., NHRA is the primary sanctioning body for the sport of drag racing in the United States. NHRA presents 17 national events featuring the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series and E3 Spark NHRA Plugs 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