In the event you’re new to all of this, the Summit Racing Midwest Drags is 5 days (properly, 4 plus a check day) of racing at a collection of native race tracks. When you’re performed at one observe, you pack up, and head to the subsequent one.
Oh, and it’s important to drive your automotive there.
Yup, your automotive needs to be avenue authorized and it has to make it to every observe below its personal energy. Which means it ought to have a exact mixture of efficiency, reliability, and luxury.
…And perhaps a trailer hitch, because you’re additionally in a position to carry a small trailer to haul an additional set of tires, some instruments, and different necessities.
In brief, the Summit Racing Midwest Drags is the proper gearhead journey.
The racing is pleasant, the environment is enjoyable, and even a damaged half or tuning setback is usually met with a smile and loads of assist from the opposite opponents.
Oh, and the “Midwest” half solely refers back to the occasion location, and we talked to attendees from everywhere in the nation, as far west as Utah and much east as New York.
With the primary venue within the books after tonight, the racers will drive to the US 41 Dragstrip in Morocco, Indiana earlier than heading north to Dragway 42 in West Salem, Ohio earlier than circling again to Edgewater for a remaining day of racing and revelry.
If any of these stops are close to you, test the schedule hyperlink above and cease by the races this week.
And if you need a greater glimpse of what you’ll discover there, take a look at the picture gallery under:
Writer: Paul Sakalas
Paul is the editor of OnAllCylinders. When he is not writing, you will most likely discover him fixing oil leaks in a Jeep CJ-5 or watching a 1972 Corvette overheat. An avid motorcyclist, he spends the remainder of his time synchronizing carburetors and cleansing chain lube off his left pant leg.