Posted: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 11:00:31 AM
IRG Sports + Entertainment™
(IRGSE), proud portfolio company of TPG; parent company to the
International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA); one the fastest-growing
professional racing circuits globally, today, announced that Mike
Dunn has been installed as President of the IHRA organization in
advance of the complete reorganization of the company and its
various operations. Dunn, one of the most successful drivers and
team organizers in the history of motorsports, joins the IHRA after
spending the last 14 years as the face of major league professional
drag racing for ESPN.
Posted: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 8:43:18 AM
131 Motorsports Park is becoming a destination for Jr. Dragster
racing is reflected in the fact that the track has expanded to 21
the number of racing days it will devote to drag racing's next
generation this season while at the same time adding major
sponsorship and additional benefits from Powershield
Posted: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 9:47:56 AM
131 Motorsports Park crowner its 2015 Lane Automotive Bracket
Racing Series Champions at the Fetzner Center in Kalamazoo, MI this
Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 3:16:31 PM
Happy Tiresmoke Tuesday
race fans! Looking forward to spending hot summer nights at
"The Fastest Track in Michigan" this racing season. With the
mild Michigan winter it feels like we will be back on the racetrack
We are looking forward to seeing you in 2016!
Posted: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 9:53:05 AM
Peterson, General Manager of US 131 Motorsports Park, hasn't
exceled in racetrack management by being slow on the uptake.
So, when participation in the track's Bottom Bulb
Bash and Jr. Dragster Bonanza doubled from year one to year two, it
didn't take the former Pro Modified driver long to
typically take three-to-five years to develop to their full
potential," Peterson said, "but the Bottom Bulb Bash showed great
promise after just two and we decided it was time to take it to the
next level." Click here for
Posted: Monday, January 18, 2016 - 2:10:57 PM
Due to an
unexpectedly large number of entries in the Top Dragster and Top
Sportsman categories and a growing interest among local and
regional racers, a new "Bracket Bash" class has been added to the
2016 PDRA Pro Modified Series for its return to US 131 Motorsports
Park on June 10-11.
Posted: Monday, January 04, 2016 - 9:40:24 PM
We will be honoring US 131 Motorsports Park's 2015 Champions on
Saturday, January 30, 2016. This year's banquet will be held
at the Fetzer Center on Western Michigan's campus in
Kalamazoo. The Meet and Greet Social Hour will begin at 5pm,
dinner at 6pm with the awards ceremony following.
Cost for the evening is only $32 per person. Please call the
office at 269.672.7800 Monday-Friday between 9am-4pm to make your
reservation. Space is limited, so don't delay!
Congratulations to our 2015 Champions; Top ET Champion Bill
Swain, Modified Champion Mark Howard, Street Champion Donnie Hagar,
Advanced Jr. Dragster Champion Hunter Acha and Beginner Jr.
Dragster Champion Alex Kish.
The GPS address to use for the Fetzer Center is 2350 Business
Court, Kalamazoo, MI 49008.