This weekend at The Strip at LVMS includes Midnight Mayhem, CIFCA Funny Cars, jet dragster, wheelstander, Project Mayhem, Super E and Jr. Dragsters

 

            The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway presents another busy weekend of drag racing action on Friday and Saturday.  A Test 'n' Tune session kicks off the weekend on Friday evening, followed by Titan Auto Insurance Midnight Mayhem ¿ The Strip's safe alternative to illegal street racing ¿ at 10 p.m.

            On Saturday morning, the Short Line Express Markets NHRA Jr. Dragster Series kicks off the day.  Saturday night's dragfest begins at 5 p.m., featuring 27 pre-entered California Independent Funny Car Association (CIFCA) alcohol-burning nostalgia Funny Cars, Jett Field's Jett Force jet dragster, Ed "the Outlaw" Jones' Jelly Belly wheelstander, Project Mayhem motorcycle stunt team, the California Super E Association and Jerry's Nugget Championship Drag Racing Series.

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 6 ¿ Test 'n' Tune and Titan Auto Insurance Midnight Mayhem

4 p.m. -- Test 'n' Tune gates open, tech inspection begins

5:30 p.m. -- Test 'n' Tune staging lanes open

5:45 p.m.-- Jr. Dragster Run No. 1

6:00 p.m. -- Test 'n' Tune begins

6:30 p.m. -- Jr. Dragster run No. 2

7 p.m. -- Test 'n' Tune credential sales conclude, tech closes

7:30 p.m. -- Jr. Dragster run No. 3

8:30 p.m. -- Jr. Dragster final run

9 p.m. -- Bracket Gambler round No. 1 ($10 to enter ¿ lane 9)

9:30 p.m. -- Test 'n' Tune staging lanes close

9:55 p.m. -- Test 'n' Tune / Bracket Gambler concludes

9 p.m. -- Titan Auto Insurance Midnight Mayhem credentials and tech opens

10 p.m.-2 a.m. -- Titan Auto Insurance Midnight Mayhem ($10 to race, $5 for spectators)

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 14 ¿ Short Line Express Markets NHRA Jr. Dragster Series

6 a.m.-- Gates open

7 a.m. -- Tech opens

7:45 a.m. -- Staging lanes open for time trials

8 a.m. -- Time trials (run order: Rookie, Thunder, Lightning)

8:50 a.m. ¿ Time trial staging lanes close 

9:15 a.m. -- Jr. Dragster Rookie, Thunder, Lightning Qualifiers (based on reaction time)

10 a.m.-- Jr. Dragster eliminations (beginning with Rookie class)

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 14 ¿ Jerry's Nugget Championship Drag Racing Series points event No. 5, CIFCA Funny Cars, Jett Field's Jett Force jet dragster, Ed "Outlaw" Jones' Jelly Belly wheelstander , California Super E Assn., Project Mayhem

4 p.m. -- Bracket tech inspection begins

5 p.m. ¿ First round Super E and CIFCA Funny Car qualifying

5:30 p.m. ¿ First Bracket time trial (run order: Pro, Motorcycle, Super Pro, Street, Sport Compact)

6:15 p.m. ¿ Second round Super E qualifying

6:30 p.m. ¿ Second Bracket time trial

7:30 p.m. ¿ Third Super E qualifying, second CIFCA Funny Car qualifying (with burnout contest)

8 p.m. ¿ Run-for-the-Money (Super Pro, Pro and Street/Sport Compact Combo)

8:30 -- Ed "The Outlaw" Jones' Jelly Belly Wheelstander, Jett Field's Jett Force Jet Dragster, Project Mayhem motorcycle stunt team

8:45 p.m. ¿ First round of CIFCA Funny Car eliminations

9 p.m. ¿ First round of Bracket and Super E eliminations

9:45 p.m. ¿ Second round of CIFCA Funny Car eliminations

10:30 p.m. -- Ed "The Outlaw" Jones' Jelly Belly Wheelstander, Jett Field's Jett Force Jet Dragster, Project Mayhem motorcycle stunt team

10:45 p.m. ¿ Third round of CIFCA Funny Car eliminations

10:45 p.m. -- Ed "The Outlaw" Jones' Jelly Belly Wheelstander, Jett Field's Jett Force Jet Dragster

11:30 p.m. -- All Bracket finals, CIFCA Funny Car finals