Posted: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 9:34:31 PM
Last weekend's Inaugural Protect the Harvest Midwest
Jr. Dragster Super Series presented by Lucas Oil was a huge
success. Even with a dismal weather forecast and losing the
scheduled Saturday Pro Sportsman race due to rain, there were still
over 320 entries for this first time event.
"This is great start for this event at US 131 Motorsports
Park," stated Marketing/Media Director Stephanie Peterson.
"We typically give an event up to three years to see its potential
and we have done it with this event in its first year. We
have been blessed this year in all of our Jr. Dragster racing
classes having seen tremendous growth from previous
Posted: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 9:34:22 PM
This weekend, August 28-30 US 131
Motorsports Park will host its first all Jr. Dragster event as the
Inaugural Protect the Harvest Midwest Jr. Dragster Super Series
presented by Lucas Oil makes its stop in Martin. This
Inaugural event also sponsored by Torrence Racing, hosts multiple
classes for young drivers ages 7-17 years old.
Posted: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 1:17:20 PM
Three Nitro Jam racers scored a pair of victories for the
double-event weekend. The fans in the stands hung on every pass
after Jason Rupert beat the ET and mph record during Friday night
qualifying. All eyes were on every pass the remainder of the
weekend to see if he could back up his astounding 5.551 ET which is
over 1/10th of a second under the current record. As the weekend
closed, Mike McIntire is still the reigning ET and mph record
holder as Rupert could not back up his record by the mandatory 1%
within the same event the initial record is recorded.
Posted: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 1:13:53 PM
The President's Cup
Nationals fueled by Sunoco was concluded Friday, August
7 at US 131 Motorsports Park during the Northern Nationals
presented by Aeromotive after competition was postponed due to
Tropical Storm Bill back in June at Maryland International Raceway.
Matt Bertsch picked up his first ever IHRA Ironman with a Mountain
Motor Pro Stock win.
Posted: Monday, August 03, 2015 - 4:20:16 PM
The International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA) will
make stop number nine on the 2015 Nitro Jam tour at US 131
Motorsports Park. Plan to be in Martin, Michigan August 7-8 to view
one of the most interesting seasons of Nitro Jam competition as
they begin the final stretch of a tight points competition in the
AMSOIL Nitro Funny Car presented by Aeromotive, Mountain Motor Pro
Stock, Crower Pro Modified, Nitro Harley, and Jet Dragster
Posted: Friday, July 31, 2015 - 4:09:53 PM
Nitro Jam Series, the last bastion of Mountain Motor Pro Stock
racing, returns to US 131 Motorsports Park, next
weekend August 7-8, for the IHRA Northern Nationals
presented by Aeromotive with pro championships still up for grabs
in five different classes.
Posted: Friday, July 31, 2015 - 4:09:21 PM
improvements have been completed in time for the IHRA Northern
Nationals presented by Aeromotive August 7th-8th.
Fans and competitors for the upcoming IHRA Northern Nationals
presented by Aeromotive will be in for a treat before they even see
the first racecar thunder down "The Fastest Track in
Michigan". The two-mile stretch of road known as 12th Street
that connects the state of the art racing grounds to M-222 and US
131 highways has undergone a major paving improvement.