4th Annual Bottom Bulb Bash / Jr Dragster Bonanza

This weekend Aug 4-5 US 131 Motorsports Park will be hosting its 4th annual Bottom Bulb Bash / Jr Dragster Bonanza.  New for 2017 are three days of racing paying $5k to win each day for the Bottom Bulb racers.  Cost is just $250 for all three days.  Jr Dragster will have a Early Bird [...]

By | 2017-08-01T14:49:53+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BURKHARDT GETS TOP ET WIN IN LANE BRACKET SERIES

Overkamp, Mesik, Alexander Also Claim Victories at US 131 Motorsports Park MARTIN, Mich. – Kip Burkhardt’s .012 package in the final round would have left Rob Sanders with very little wiggle room even if the Granger driver hadn’t fouled away his chances at a Top Eliminator victory in Saturday’s Lane Automotive Bracket Series event at [...]

By | 2017-07-30T11:13:46+00:00 July 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TOP FUEL DRAGSTERS ON THE QUARTER MILE AT US 131

Dixon Heads Lineup of Stars Aiming for 330 MPH at Annual Northern Nationals The importance of preserving one’s history never can be overstated, which is why US 131 Motorsports Park’s upcoming Northern Nationals (Aug. 11-12) should become a bucket list item for anyone who loves drag racing or ever marveled at the quarter mile performance [...]

By | 2017-07-27T18:16:20+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

VREELAND, STROUD BIG WINNERS IN AMRA RACES AT US 131

Toth, Charley Douglass Double Up; Muskegon’s Harrington Wins Open Street   MARTIN, Mich. – Veteran Rich Vreeland of Bloomsburg, Pa. extended his point lead in the Nitro Funny Bike class, Hoosier Gary Stroud upset favored Janette Thornley of Statesville, N.C. in Pro Fuel and John Toth of Twilight, Pa., and Charley Douglass of Staunton, Va. [...]

By | 2017-07-24T15:22:00+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

HARLEY DRAGS THIS WEEKEND AT US 131

Harley fans won't want to miss the Harley Drags this weekend when the only American Motorcycle Sanction, AMRA returns to US 131 Motorsports Park. Featuring drag racing, bike show and vendors on Saturday and Sunday. Friday is a Test & Tune from 6 pm-11 pm, only $25 to test and $10 to watch. Saturday's activities [...]

By | 2017-07-17T13:27:06+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SCOTT TAYLOR’S BIG WEEKEND NETS BIG HONOR

GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK PRESENTED BY AEROQUIP  Almost every time they’ve lined up to run the Lane Automotive Bracket Series at US 131 Motorsports Park over the past two years, Scott Taylor has distinguished himself as a candidate for Gary Hunt’s Racer of the Week award presented by Aeroquip. Nevertheless, last [...]

By | 2017-07-12T12:26:22+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TAYLOR WINS LANE AUTOMOTIVE SERIES IN TOP ET, QUICK 16

Jase Wanamaker Doubles Up in Beginner Jr. Dragster at US 131 Motorsports Park   Scott Taylor of Portage, raced to a Quick 16 victory on Saturday and a Top ET win Sunday and Jase Wanamaker of Kalamazoo, doubled-up in Beginner Jr. Dragster to highlight weekend action in the Lane Automotive Bracket Series at US 131 [...]

By | 2017-07-09T22:09:29+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

RACER ENDS 30 YR DROUGHT AT MARTIN AT SUMMER DRAGS

Congratulations to Jim Davis of Baroda, Michigan who earned a well-deserved win last Saturday night at the ADRL Summer Drags.  Please click on this link to read the full story: http://www.mlive.com/autoracing/index.ssf/2017/07/drag_racer_ends_30-year_martin.html#incart_river_home

By | 2017-07-06T22:01:15+00:00 July 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NHRA TOURING PROS SCORE BIG AT ADRL SUMMER DRAGS

Smiths, Laughlin Among Weekend Race Winners at US 131 Motorsports Park   What the 2017 ADRL Summer Drags lacked in quantity, it delivered in quality at US 131 Motorsports Park where event champions included 11-time world champion Rickie Smith, his son Matt Smith and Texan Alex Laughlin, all three of them World Championship contenders on [...]

By | 2017-07-04T16:32:01+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SMITH IS A RACING DINOSAUR WITH A T-REX REPUTATION

NHRA, IHRA Champion Launches ADRL Title Bid in US 131’s Summer Drags Rickie Smith, of Kings, North Carolina, is a drag racing dinosaur, one of the last of a do-it-yourself breed that once dominated the straight-line landscape. While rivals fly in and fly out to compete in races like this week’s ADRL Summer Drags at [...]

By | 2017-06-29T16:02:33+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments