June 5-6 Friday, Saturday & Sunday US 131 MSP is hosting one of seven total events that are run in the Midwest section of the country. Friday’s event is a scheduled Test and Tune for the weekend racers. Saturday will feature an Out Law 330 class, index racing for 7.90, 8.90, 11.90 and 13.90. In [...]
July 12, Sunday Exclusive VW event, open to both water and air-cooled vehicles, featuring car show, swap meet, vendors and VW racing. Vendor gate opens at 8 am, gates open to all at 9 am, 11 am time trials, 12 noon race starts, 2:30 pm car show awards. Adult admission is $15 children [...]
July 25-26urday & Sunday All Harley drag racing featuring Pro Fuel Nitro, local vendors, swap meet and ride in bike show. Gates open at 9am each day. See www.amraonline.com for more details.
July 30-Aug 2 Thur, Fri, Sat & Sun Bottom bulb racing is the core race group across the country. There are no electronics allowed (other than a trans-brake). Racers that are included in this race are Modified and Street racers from IHRA and Pro and Sportsman racers from NHRA, no-box cars allowed. Bottom Bulb refers [...]
Aug 7-8, Friday & Saturday This year’s Northern Nationals event will be featuring a four car field of 320 miles-per-hour Top Fuel Dragsters, 8 car qualified field of Nostalgia Front Engine Top Fuel Dragsters, a pair of Nitro Burning Pro Mod's, Nostalgia Nitro Funny Cars. The event will be rounded out featuring Richard Hutchins Chevy [...]
September 11-12, Friday & Saturday New for 2020 will be the addition of the Midwest Pro Modified Racing Series featuring Pro Mods, Top Dragsters and Top Sportsmans. Returning will be the Funny Car Chaos with two 8 car qualified fields of Outlaw Funny Cars as well as Nostalgia Nitro Funny Cars running the full [...]
Sept 20th Sunday Exclusive event open to VW & German makes, open to both water and air-cooled vehicles, featuring car show, swap meet, vendors and VW racing.Vendor gate opens at 9 am, gates open to all at 10 am, 12 noon time trials, 2pm race starts, 4 pm car show awards. Adult admission is $12, [...]
October 3 & 4, Saturday & Sunday On track activities will feature the Outlaw Sled Series featuring 7-second snowmobiles, Pro Stock Snowmobiles, as well as several sportsman classes for snowmobiles and motorcycles on Saturday and Sunday. This is a terrific event for sleds and bikes!
Jan Grossman, of Sturgis, served as the Tech Director for Martin Dragway for over 20 years from the late 1970's to 2002. Grossman, age 82, unexpectantly passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at his home. Grossman was a big, somewhat intimidating man, and was highly respected. Those who knew him knew he was thorough, [...]
BAILEY WINS IMPORTS VS. DOMESTICS QUICK 8 TITLE Howard, Nowicki Double Up in Summit Sportsman Series at US 131 MARTIN, Mich. – Lake Orion’s Tom Bailey, driving Skinny Kid's blown 442 Cutlass, added US 131’s Imports vs. Domestics Quick 8 title to his resume Sunday when defending champion Ryan Hill of Valparaiso, Ind. couldn’t make [...]