Midnight Mayhem

The 2015 Midnight Mayhem at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is a safe alternative to illegal street racing. The speedway staff encourages enthusiasts to race each other on the safer confines of its NHRA-sanctioned, quarter-mile drag strip. This event is open to all licensed and registered street-legal vehicles. 

2015 Schedule:

#1  Friday, January 23: 6 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.*    
#2  Friday, February 20: 6 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.*
#3  Friday, April 3: 6 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. *
#4  Friday, May 8: 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. *
#5  Friday, May 22: 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. *
#6  Friday, June 12: 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. *
#7  Friday, July 3: 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. *
#8  Friday, July 17: 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. *
#9  Friday, August 14: 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. *
#10  Friday, September 18: 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. *
#11  Friday, October 9: 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. *
#12  Friday, December 4: 6 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. *

* Times are subject to change.

Racer entry fees and spectator admission:

Spectator: $5.
Car and driver (tech card): $15.
Showcase Class car and driver (tech card): $30.
Ride-along passenger: $15.
Show vehicle/pit area parking pass: $15.

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Showcase Class Rules

Midnight Mayhem Showcase Class

2015 Showcase Class Dates:

TBD

2015 Show Case Rules:

  • Entry fee will be $30.
  • No riders allowed in this class.
  • Cars must meet all LVMS Midnight Mayhem Showcase rules including; this class is
    for door cars only with left hand steer, must be street legal appearing, must have
    working head and tail lights, and must have a hood.
  • Drag slicks are permitted.
  • Water can be used in burn-out area.
  • All cars must meet all NHRA ET bracket safety rules per ET run.
  • Class will be run at specific times throughout the event. This is the only time water will
    be put in burn-out box.
  • This class will be run with no scoreboards. You will only be provided with your side of
    the time slip. Time slips will be given to driver only, not crew members.

Mayhem Rules

  • All drivers must have a valid license.
  • NO SHORTS ALLOWED for racers and passengers when racing. Cars running an E.T.
    of 13.99 or quicker MUST HAVE A HELMET.
  • Any driver or ride-along passenger under the age of 18 must have a valid parental
    consent form on file at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (these can be obtained in the
    Administration office Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or at the entrance to the
    event, parent or legal guardian must be present).
  • No one under the age of 16 is permitted to ride-along in a vehicle during the event
  • Only one ride-along passenger per vehicle permitted.
  • Passengers not permitted in vehicles running 13.99 or quicker.
  • All vehicles must be street legal, in safe working condition and have a valid
    registration and insurance. License plates must be displayed (Temporary plates
    are not permitted).
  • All vehicles must be driven to the track. Vehicles on trailers will not be
    permitted. No trailers are allowed in the pits on the nights of Mayhem events.
  • All vehicles must pass a standard NHRA safety and tech inspection by the SFI
    certified inspectors on site at the event.
  • All drivers are required to wear full-length pants, shoes and socks. Nylon or 
  • nylon-type clothing and open-toe shoes are prohibited. Shorts, bare legs, tank
    tops, or bare torsos prohibited.
  • The only slicks permitted are D.O.T. stamped drag radial tires.
  • Motorcycles running an E.T. of 10.99 or slower are required to have a Snell full
    coverage helmet, leather jacket, leather gloves and leather boots or shoes that
    cover the ankle area.
  • Motorcycles running an E.T. of 10.99 or quicker must install a lanyard and switch
    to cut off the ignition system.
  • Motorcycles capable of exceeding 120 miles per hour in the quarter mile must
    wear full leathers.
  • Motorcycles running an E.T. of 9.99 and quicker or exceeding 135 miles per hour
    should consult the NHRA rulebook for competition license requirements.

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