Fans are invited to meet some of the top drivers in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Thursday, Oct. 25 at the New York New York Hotel & Casino hosts the Don Schumacher Racing driver autograph session from 7-9 p.m. All seven DSR drivers are scheduled to participate and the autograph session will be held in the casino’s main lobby.

The free autograph session is one of two that will kick off the Oct. 25-28 NHRA Big O Tires Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The Don Schumacher Racing autograph session immediately follows the NHRA autograph session at the Fremont Street Experience’s Third Street Stage (Oct. 25 from 5-7 p.m.).

With just two races remaining on the 2012 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series schedule, the points battles are fierce. DSR’s three Top Fuel Dragster drivers – Antron Brown, Spencer Massey and Tony Schumacher – occupy the first three positions in the championship battle.

DSR drivers also are dominating the Funny Car standings with Jack Beckman in the lead, Ron Capps in second and Johnny Gray in fourth. Former Funny Car champion Matt Hagan is in “spoiler mode” in 11th place.

Tickets for the Oct. 25-28 NHRA Big O Tires Nationals may be purchased by calling LVMS at (702) 644-4444, online at or at the LVMS ticket office. For more information, please call LVMS at (702) 644-4444. Follow LVMS on Facebook and Twitter.