NHRA Pacific Division Lucas Oil Spring Sizzler & Sportsman Shootout at The Strip at LVMS

March 21, 2012 by  

The NHRA Division 7 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series returns to The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Featuring Top Alcohol Dragsters and Funny Cars, this weekend is the perfect tune-up for the fans and Sportsman racers for the March 30-April 1 NHRA Nationals.

Qualifying will begin at 8 a.m. Friday with Top Alcohol final eliminations on Sunday at noon. Gates will open each day at 7 a.m.

Thursday, March 22
7 a.m. – Credential sales and pit parking resumes for cars that arrived after 6 p.m. on Wednesday.
8 a.m. – Tech inspection.
10 a.m. – Test ‘n’ Tune ($100, 3-run punch card).
4 p.m. – Sportsman Shootout sign-up begins in control tower ($350 to enter).
5 p.m. – Conclude Test ‘n’ Tune.
7 p.m. – Credential sales and pit parking concludes for the day.

Friday, March 23
7 a.m. – Credential sales, pit parking and tech inspection.
8 a.m. – Time trials and qualifying (2 runs scheduled): Stock, Super Street, Super Comp, Super Gas, Motorcycle, Stock, TD, Comp, TS. Shootouts continue following time trials until done.
7 p.m. – Conclude credential sales and pit parking.

Saturday, March 24
7 a.m. – Gates open.
8 a.m. – Time Trials and qualifying.
Noon – First Top Alcohol regional qualifying session.
2 p.m. – Eliminations begin.
4 p.m. – Second Top Alcohol regional qualifying session.
7 p.m. – Track closed.

Sunday, March 25
7 a.m. – Gates open.
8 a.m. – Eliminations resume.
Noon – First round of Top Alcohol eliminations.
2 p.m. – Second round of Top Alcohol eliminations.
4 p.m. – All final rounds of eliminations.
5 p.m. – Track closed.

All racers staying for the NHRA Nationals the following weekend will remain in the pit area.
For more information on the Sportsman Shootout please go to Entry fee: $350 cash. Cash payout to winners.
For more information, please contact Samantha Rudder at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway at (702) 632-8213 or Follow LVMS at and on Facebook and Twitter.

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