2014 SPECIAL EVENTS
All tickets include free pit passes and free parking unless stated
IMPORT VS DOMESTIC SHOWDOWN ~ April 26-27, Saturday & Sunday
This is an Inaugural event this year, featuring local Domestic racers taking on local and national Import racers. Classes will include Quick 16 East vs. West, Quick 32 Import vs. Domestic, Bracket I, Bracket II, and the FWD Battle. Off the track events include car show, special guest appearance by Geronimo Racing and live music by Orquesta Tradicion. Gates open at 9am each day. Adult tickets are $20 for Saturday and $25 for Sunday or $40 for a two day pass, children 12 & under are FREE.
MEGA MOPAR ~ May 18, Sunday
Great all Mopar show including car show, swap meet and drag racing. Special drag racing feature will include a Hemi Super Stock race. Adult general admission just $15, children ages 12 and under are FREE. Gates open at 8am drag racing time trials at 10am.
SUPER CHEVY FEATURING NIGHT OF THUNDER (Formerly known as the Thunder Nationals) ~ May 30-June 1, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
This legendary event makes its return to Martin, MI after several years. Returning with the event will be the famed car show on Saturday and Sunday, large swap meet area as well as the all Chevy drag racing (including all GM makes).
NITRO will fill the air at the Night of Thunder show casing four Nostalgia Nitro Fueled Altereds both Friday and Saturday nights. This event will also feature the PMRA, (Pro Modified Racing Association), that brings the baddest Pro Mods vying for an eight-car qualified field running in the full ¼ mile. This show has the Quick 32 Sportsman Series; this format of racing will pitch the quickest 16 Top Dragsters and Top Sportsman cars against each other with the winner of each squaring off for an event overall champion. You won't want to miss the Pro Bike & Sled Series, featuring the quickest 16 bikes and sleds (snowmobiles), squaring off in a dial-in bracket format.
Each event is not complete at US 131 MSP without a jet-powered vehicle; this event is no different as there will be THREE! Al Hanna will be bring his entire arsenal of jets including his two GOJO sponsored Jet Funny Cars as well as the all new "Queen of Diamonds" 300+ MPH Jet Dragster driven by Jill Canuso.
Friday gates open at 4:30 pm, Pro Modified qualifying at 8pm and 10pm, an open to all Test & Tune will be run from 6pm until 11pm in between the night's special activities. Cost to Test & Tune is just $25, adult general admission is $10 in advance or $15 at the gate and children 6-12 are just $5, children under five are FREE.
Saturday gates open at 9 am, Super Chevy drag racing time trials begin at 10am, bracket eliminations at approximately 2:30, Pro Mod qualifying at 5pm, 7pm and 9pm, Nitro Fuel Altereds and Jets at 7pm & 9pm. Saturday tickets purchased in advance for adults are only $15 and children ages 6-12 are only $5. Saturday admission at gate for adults is $20 and children ages 6-12 are $7.
Sunday gates open at 9am, Super Chevy drag racing time trials begin at 10am, eliminations begin at approximately 12:30pm. Pro Mod eliminations start at 12 noon. Tickets purchased in advance for adults are $15 and children ages 6-12 are only $5. Sunday admission at gate for adults is $20 and children ages 6-12 are $7.
22th ANNUAL B-93 BIRTHDAY BASH ~ June 7-8, Saturday & Sunday
This is the Midwest's largest free Country Music Festival created by Clear Channel's B-93 radio station. Complimentary GA tickets will be distributed at various radio remotes prior to the event. Visit b93.com for details on ticket locations.
New for this year's event is that ALL parking passes must be purchased in advance through our website, www.us131msp.com. Cost is $60 for a two-day parking pass.
Reserved tickets are $39.99 while they last.
MUSCLE CAR DRAGS ~ June 13-14, Friday & Saturday
Step back in time with these spectacular classic muscle cars just as they were in the good old days, original and even running on old bias ply tires. This event features beautiful American made cars.
Gates open at 9am each day, on the track at 10am until approximately 4pm. Friday & Saturday adults are $20 each day, children ages 12 & under are $7 each day.
PDRA SUMMER DRAGS ~ June 27-28, Friday & Saturday
This event features Pro Extreme Pro Mods, Pro Nitrous Pro Mods, Pro Boost, Pro Extreme Motorcycles, Pro Extreme Pro Stock, Top Sportsman, Top Dragster, Pro Junior Dragster, and Top Junior Dragster. All racing contested on the 1/8 mile and if you have ever seen these Pro Mods before you'll know why! These are the baddest outlaw door cars to hit the drag strip.
Gates open at 10am each day.
Friday- Qualifying round 1 3:00 pm, qualifying round 2 at 6:30 pm, Jet Car run at 9:45 pm.
Saturday- Qualifying round 3 12 noon, eliminations round 1 at 3:30 pm, Winner's Circle Celebration 10:00 pm.
Tickets are FREE at local venues~ TBA. Parking fee is $20 per day, per vehicle. So pack your vehicle and we'll see you at The Fastest Track in Michigan!
FUN FORD ~ July 13, Sunday
Fantastic all Ford show featuring car show, swap meet and drag racing. Gates open at 8am, with time trials beginning at 10am. Adult tickets are just $15 and children 12 and under FREE.
7th ANNUAL SUMMER BUG RUN, Open at all German makes ~ July 20, Sunday
Exclusive VW and German event featuring car show, swap meet, vendors and drag racing. Gates open at 7am to vendors only, all others gates open at 9am, time trials begin at 10am, race starts at 12 noon, 2:30 car show awards announced, car show winners parade at 3 pm. Adult tickets are $12, children ages 6-12 are only $5. No extra fees for vendors or to participate i n the swap meet.
AMRA ALL HARLEY DRAGS ~ August 23-24, Saturday & Sunday
The only American Motorcycle Sanction is coming to US 131 Motorsports Park! This event features drag racing, bike show, biker build-off competition and vendors. Saturday events include: bike show during the afternoon, drag racing qualifying at noon, bike rodeo at 5pm and live band at approximately 7:30pm. Swap meet both days, all day. Sunday drag racing eliminations begin at 11am.
IHRA NITRO JAM ~ August 9-10, Friday & Saturday
Featuring the Battle of the Brothers as Bobby Lagana attempts to take down brother Dom Lagana as he aims at bettering his 330 MPH track record from last year's event. Returning to the long standing event will be an eight-car field of the Mountain Motor Pro Stocks as well as the fire breathing Nostalgia Fuel Altereds and the wild Nitro Harleys. This year's event will not feature one or two but FOUR Jet Dragsters all piloted by talented female phenomenon. Capping off the show each night will be a spectacular fireworks display.
Tickets purchased in advance are $20 for Friday and $25 for Saturday. General admission tickets day of the event is $25 for Friday and $30 for Saturday, children ages 6-12 are $10 each day, children five and under are FREE with paid adult.
MSA SNOW SHOW-AMSNOW & SUPER SLED SHOOTOUT PRESENTED BY AEROQUIP AND BIKE MANIA ~ September 19-21, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Friday evening and Saturday features the MSA All Sport Show & Swap Meet including OEM vendors with snowmobiles and 4-wheelers onsite. This show also includes local dealers and vendors as well as a local swap meet. If you need it, it will be here!
On track activities will feature the Aeroquip Outlaw Sled Series featuring seven-second snowmobiles, Pro Stock Snowmobiles, as well as several sportsman classes for snowmobiles and motorcycles on Saturday and Sunday.
Adults are $12 each day, children ages 6-12 are $5 each day, children five and under are FREE.
8TH ANNUAL FALL BUG RUN ~ July 20, Sunday
Exclusive VW event featuring beautiful car show, swap meet, vendors and VW drag racing. Gates open at 7am to vendors only, all others gates open at 9am, time trials begin at 10am, race starts at 12 noon, 2:30 car show awards announced, car show winners parade at 3 pm. Adult tickets are $12, children ages 6-12 are only $5. No extra fees for vendors or to participate in the swap meet.