(Pics by Kim Fuller, Bob Snyder and Darr Hawthorne) – The penultimate party of the 2022 NHRA Camping Environment Drag Racing Series will be improved with Legends Nitro Humorous Automobiles presented by Crimson LINE OIL currently being part of the action at the NHRA Nevada Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Oct. 27-30.
The invitation-only party will function 12 entries competing for 8 qualifying places with a winner remaining crowned just after three elimination rounds. The classification is composed of Heritage Sequence Amusing Autos with 1979-or-more mature entire body types, blown nitromethane-fueled engines, two-speed transmissions, 6:71 Superchargers and 21 GPM fuel pumps – harkening back to a wildly common period of Amusing Car racing.
2021 Legends of Nitro Rookie of the Year Kamaka Pocock driving Don Nelson’s California Hustler
Legends Nitro Amusing Cars introduced by Pink LINE OIL is thrilled to deliver vehicles that have captured the creativeness of admirers and racers on the NHRA Hot Rod Heritage Collection just before the fans at a nationwide celebration and the FOX Sports activities telecast.
Monthly bill Windham, who will take part as driver of the Shakedown Trans Am, is amongst the companions and organizers included in bringing Legends Nitro Funny Autos introduced by Purple LINE OIL to the NHRA Nevada Nationals.
“If you’ve never ever found this course execute, they are fantastic race autos with a wide range of entire body models and paint schemes,” stated Windham. “We are excited to showcase this class at a countrywide function. It is heading to insert to the knowledge of absolutely everyone coming to see the cars competing in the NHRA Tenting World Drag Racing Series.”
Cory McClenathan driving Rick Akers Mac Attack Firebird Legends Nitro Humorous Vehicle action will get location straight away next every single round of nitro qualifying on Friday and Saturday. Two qualifying rounds will arise on Friday, the 1st two elimination rounds will be held Saturday, and eliminations will be concluded in the last spherical pursuing the semifinals of the Experienced groups on Sunday. Supporters may possibly figure out quite a few names in the discipline this sort of as 34-time Prime Fuel winner Cory McClenathan (higher than) as nicely as 4-time NHRA Sizzling Rod Heritage Series Nitro Funny Auto Winner Bobby Cottrell (down below).
Four-Time NHRA Warm Rod Heritage Series Nitro Funny Auto Winner Bobby Cottrell.
Multi celebration winning Operator/Driver Dan Horan Jr in his Infinity Plumbing-backed ’69 Camaro
Multi occasion profitable and previous Heritage Sequence Winner driver Kris Krabill driving the Bartone & Lebor ’69 Camaro
Multi Party winner James Day driving Cecil Matthews’ Camaro nitro humorous motor vehicle.
Geoff Monise is driving the Vangundy, Clark & Monise Quarter Pounder Firebird
Former blown gasoline hydro boat racer Jeff Gregory is driving the Murray & Gregory ’78 Camaro nitro funny automobile
Billy Morris is driving Eddie Knox’s Issue Kid Camaro
To buy tickets to the NHRA Nevada Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, contact 800-644-4444 or check out www.lvms.com. Children 12 and under are admitted cost-free in typical admissions regions with a paid adult. For a lot more facts about NHRA, go to www.nhra.com.