The NMCA Edelbrock Drag Racing Series Tour will return to Maple Grove Raceway in Pennsylvania. Bringing all the heavy hitters from the east coast, this event is sure to be a crowd pleaser. On top of all our regular drag racing event, we will be featuring the 2nd Annual shopHEMI.com Late-Model HEMI Shootout. As with all of our NMCA events, there will be two separate drag racing events on Saturday and Sunday. Don't forget to take some time to check out the Vendor midway, Car Show, Swap Meet and the infamous Burnout Contest! It's all waiting for you at Maple Grove Raceway!
The locals won't know what hit them when the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals comes to town. So don't miss out and head to Maple Grove Raceway for all the wheel-standing, tire-smoking action.
Heads Up Racing! Chevy vs. Ford vs. Mopar
NMCA Muscle Car Nationals Heads Up Racing has it all! Experience everything from blazing 6 second Scorpion Performance Pro Street passes to edge of your seat wheel stands in Comp Cams Pro Stock. You'll witness the best in street legal racing with Chevy vs. Ford vs. Mopar action all weekend.
Race Your Street Car in an Entry Level Class!
Have you ever wanted to drag race? Imagine racing your street car on one of the best drag strips in the U.S.! NMCA has a number of entry level racing classes designed just for you! True Street is for 15-second cars down with over 9 awards presented on Saturday. Open Comp, Nostalgia Muscle Car, and Late-Model EFI are all great classes for a new racer. For rules information visit: www.nmcadigital.com/rules
Giant NMCA Car Show Each Day!
NMCA will host an awesome Car Show both days, Saturday and Sunday. Bring your muscle car, hot rod, truck, or specialty vehicle for a chance to win one of over 50 awards each day. This is the BIG one for car shows in this area with the NMCA Car Show attracting some of the most beautiful, collectible, stock and modified cars and hot rods in the U.S.
Huge Manufacturers Midway & Swap Meet
Looking to buy parts for your Chevy, Ford, or Mopar? Do you want to meet face-to-face with experts from your favorite performance companies? This NMCA event always has an awesome manufacturer's midway with great deals on the performance parts you need for your muscle car or hot rod. If you're looking for that hard to find part or a great bargain, be sure to check out the swap meet.
Jet Car Shooting for 300+ mph!
Get ready to be blown away by the Jet Car blasting down the 1320! Be one of the first to witness the Jet Car make a 300+mph pass.
World Famous Burnout Contest!
The World Famous Burnout Contest is always a crowd favorite! Sign up to participate or sit back and cheer as contestants smoke their tires for a chance for prizes and bragging rights.
SHOPHEMI.COM LATE-MODEL HEMI SHOOTOUT
The National Muscle Car Association, the #1 muscle car series the US, is pleased to announce that it will once again host a very special ShopHemi.com Late-Model HEMI Shootout at its Reading, PA event. Mopar performance has been a big part of Maple Grove Raceway’s history and the ShopHemi.com Late-Model HEMI Shootout is the premier modern Mopar event!
The Late-Model HEMI Shootout is a special “event within an event” at the NMCA’s Reading, PA ,event motorsport show. The Shootoul attracts the fastest supercharged, turbocharged, nitrous-powered and naturally aspirated late-model Challengers, Chargers, Magnums and 300s in the country to compete on a national stage. They join the NMCA’s already large base of muscle car racers and enthusiasts. Other exciting features of this NMCA event include a huge auto show & shine, a giant manufacturers’ midway/swap meet and a 300+ mph jet dragster!
Special Race Classes at the ShopHemi.com Late-Model HEMI Shootout:
...World’s Fastest HEMI Challenge
ProCharger will give away special awards to the world’s fastest late-model HEMI-powered competitors – Challenger, Charger, Magnum, 300, and Truck/SUV. There will also be an awesome match race between the two overall fastest HEMIs at the end of the event. If any winner has a ProCharger supercharger on their vehicle then ProCharger will pay a special “ProCharger Bonus” cash award.
Overall World's Fastest Late-Model HEMI (match race at the end of the event between the 2 fastest late-model HEMI's on the property):
Win: $500 + Plaque + $500 Potential ProCharger Bonus
Runner-Up: $250 + Plaque + $250 Potential ProCharger Bonus
World's Fastest HEMI Challenge Awards:
Challenger: $250 + Jacket + Plaque + $250 Potential ProCharger Bonus
Charger: $250 + Jacket + Plaque + $250 Potential ProCharger Bonus
300: $250 + Jacket + Plaque + $250 Potential ProCharger Bonus
Magnum: $250 + Jacket + Plaque + $250 Potential ProCharger Bonus
Truck/SUV: $250 + Jacket + Plaque + $250 Potential ProCharger Bonus
True Street: $750 Potential ProCharger Bonus for Overall T/S Winner
Mopar Muscle to Present True Street Class at Late-Model HEMI Shootout
New for 2010…Late-Model HEMI True Street Class Presented by Mopar Muscle – The Late-Model HEMI True Street class, sponsored by Tremec and presented by Mopar Msucle, is designed for “true” street cars that are licensed, insured and capable of making a 30-mile police escorted cruise! The class will be contested on the Saturday of the event (June 5th) and each racer will run three back-to-back passes for an overall average E.T. Awards are given to the overall fastest HEMI, runner up, and the closest averages to 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, and 15 seconds.
•$250 Win + 6’ Trophy + Custom Champions Jacket
•$100 R/U + Plaque
•$100 + Plaque to 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 & 15 Second Winners
All True Street racers will receive free entry into Sunday’s DiabloSport Late-Model HEMI Rumble (index) class.
Each year the shopHEMI.com Late-Model HEMI Shootout showcases awesome modern Challengers, 300s, Magnums, Chargers and trucks on the quarter mile and in the huge NMCA car show, presented by HHP and run by the Mopar Owner & Enthusiasts Club of New Jersey.
Click here to see class rules
Diablosport HEMI Rumble Class (Open To All Late-Model 5.7 & 6.1 HEMI-Powered Chrysler Vehicles)
Index-style rules. Friday/Saturday time trials (3 passes) and Sunday eliminations.
$1,000 Winner + Jacket + Diablosport Trinity Programmer
$75 Quarter Finalists
Click here to see class rules
High Horse Performance Late-Model HEMI Car Show Classes
Presented by Mopar Muscle Clubs of America
The Late-Model HEMI Shootout features exciting car show classes for enthusiasts who want to show off their awesome LX and LY Chrysler and Dodge vehicles. There will be special awards given away both days (Saturday and Sunday).
The New Jersey and Pennsylvania chapters of the Mopar Muscle Clubs of America will officially host the car show and you can learn more about them at www.NJMoparGroup.com
. For more information on the Mopar Muscle Clubs of America log on to www.MoparMuscleClubsofAmerica.org
•Best Challenger – Plaque
•Best Charger – Plaque
•Best 300 – Plaque
•Best Magnum – Plaque
•Best Jeep/SUV – Plaque
•Best Truck - Plaque
•Top 20 Late-Model HEMI Muscle Cars – Silver Desk Figurines
•Best of Show Challenger – Custom Winners Jacket + Plaque
•Best SRT Challenger - Plaque
•Best R/T Challenger – Plaque
•Best V-6 Challenger - Plaque
•Best of Show Charger – Custom Winners Jacket + Plaque
•Best SRT Charger - Plaque
•Best R/T Charger - Plaque
•Best V-6 Charger - Plaque
•Best of Show 300 – Custom Winners Jacket + Plaque
•Best V-6 300 - Plaque
•Best of Show Magnum – Custom Winners Jacket + Plaque
•Best V-6 Magnum - Plaque
•Best of Show Jeep/SUV – Custom Winners Jacket + Plaque
•Best V-6 Jeep/SUV - Plaque
•Best of Show Truck – Custom Winners Jacket + Plaque
•Best V-6 Truck - Plaque
•Best Late-Model HEMI Interior, Paint & Engine – 3 Plaques
•Top 20 Late-Model HEMI muscle cars – Silver Desk Figurines
•Best of Show Late-Model HEMI Shootout– Custom Winners Jacket + 6’ Tall Trophy
Mark Burkhardt Ambassador Award
A custom Late-Model HEMI Shootout jacket and $1,000 shopHEMI.com gift certificate will be awarded to one Late-Model HEMI Shootout participant in honor of Mark Burkhardt, a shopHEMI.com employee and good friend of the NMCA who passed away in 2009. The winner will be the person who shopHEMI.com and the NMCA recognize as contributing the most to the growth and success of the Late-Model HEMI movement in 2010.