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F.A.S.T. MUSCLE CARS RETURN TO US 131

ROAD RUNNERS, CHEVELLES, FIREBIRDS and MORE ON MICHIGAN'S FASTEST TRACK Step back in time this Friday and Saturday when the Factory Appearing Stock Tire (F.A.S.T.) series brings the best of America’s original muscle cars back [...]

BAILEY WINS IMPORTS VS. DOMESTICS QUICK 8 TITLE

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 [...]

FOURTH IMPORTS VS. DOMESTICS SHOWDOWN AT US 131

Separate IHRA Summit Sportsman Series Events on Saturday and Sunday MARTIN, Mich. – The quickest-and-fastest American-made coupes and sedans including the 2002 Pontiac Firebird of defending champion Ryan Hill of Valparaiso, Ind., confront their international [...]

US 131, LANE AUTOMOTIVE OFFER UP ‘NO PREP TRIPLE CROWN’

Wednesday Night Races in June, July and August Pay $30,000 Cash Purses MARTIN, Mich. -- In collaboration with Lane Automotive, long-time sponsor of its popular weekly bracket series, US 131 Motorsports Park has announced that [...]

BOW TIE REVOLUTION AT ORIGINAL SUPER CHEVY SHOW

US 131 Motorsports Park Celebrates All Things Chevrolet in Saturday Festival If you’re a bow tie guy, even a female “bow tie guy,” US 131 Motorsports Park is your oyster this Saturday, June 3. That’s [...]

BOW TIE REVOLUTION AT ORIGINAL SUPER CHEVY SHOW

US 131 Motorsports Park Celebrates All Things Chevrolet in Saturday Festival MARTIN, Mich. – If you’re a bow tie guy, even a female “bow tie guy,” US 131 Motorsports Park is your oyster this Saturday [...]

KASSIE WANAMAKER BECOMES FIRST REPEAT WINNER

KASSIE WANAMAKER BECOMES FIRST REPEAT WINNER GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK PRESENTED BY AEROQUIP Sometimes, Gary Hunt’s choice for US 131 Racer of the Week is so obvious even a career politician [...]

CHILLY, WET FORECAST SILENCES ‘THUNDER’ AT US 131

Test-and-Tune, Lane Automotive Bracket Series Still Scheduled for Now Unfortunately for Michigan racers and race fans, the prospect of real thunder and all that comes with it has at least temporarily silenced the cackle of [...]

Mo-Jo Motorsports Quick 16 This Weekend

In conjunction with the Lane Automotive Bracket Series and the Night of Thunder event the Mo-Jo Motorsports Quick 16 will be competing this Saturday May 20th, This class will also be competing on Sunday May 21st

NOSTALGIA FUNNY CARS FIRE UP THE ‘NIGHT OF THUNDER’

Event Brings Back ‘The Original Jet Truck,’ Fuel Altereds, Wheelstander Some of the most iconic nostalgia Funny Cars on earth including Bill Hallett’s “Detroit Thunder” 1955 Ford Thunderbird and Mark Horvath’s one-of-a-kind 1977 Chrysler Cordoba [...]

GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK PRESENTED BY AEROQUIP

‘MINIMALISM’ PAYS DIVIDENDS FOR VETERAN VANDERPLOEG Multi-tasking is great, but sometimes it’s best to concentrate on just one thing.  Just ask Bernie VanderPloeg who, after dividing his time between a dragster and a door car [...]

MOTZ BRINGS ‘ORIGINAL JET TRUCK’ OUT OF MOTHBALLS

MOTZ BRINGS ‘ORIGINAL JET TRUCK’ OUT OF MOTHBALLS 200 Mile Per Hour Kenworth To Make Three Appearances at US 131 Motorsports Park MARTIN, Mich. – Officially, Bob Motz has retired as driver of one of [...]

FIRST LANE BRACKET SERIES POINTS RACE IS A GO!

After looking at several different weather predictions, as well listening to a few outside racer suggestions, the decision has been made that we are going ahead with running the Lane Bracket Series race on Saturday, [...]

LANE AUTOMOTIVE BRACKET SERIES UPDATES

This Saturday, April 29 will mark the first race of the 13 scheduled Lane Automotive Bracket Series points races.  Over the winter there were a couple of key updates to this program that were released [...]

GREAT LAKES STOCK / SUPER STOCK RETURNS TO US 131 MOTORSPORTS PARK

Stock and Super Stock Racing Returns to US 131 Motorsports Park AS AN ADDED FEATURE TO LANE BRACKET SERIES POINTS RACE Once regarded as the hotbed of racing for some of the best Stock and [...]

LANE AUTOMOTIVE BRACKET SERIES KICKS OFF SATURDAY APRIL 29TH

Saturday April 29th will kick of the 13 race series for the Lane Automotive Bracket Series presented by Aeroquip and Edelbrock.  Gates will open at 8:30am on Saturday morning with time trial slated to start [...]