The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway will host its annual Wicked HP bracket racing banquet on Saturday, Feb. 4 in the Neon Garage in the infield of the superspeedway. The banquet also will honor the champions of the Short Line Express Markets Jr. Drag Racing Series.

Champions for the 2011 season include: Roger Kato (Super Pro), Todd Ishibashi (Pro), Sal Cachia (Sportsman), Leo Shaver (Motorcycle), Garrett Parsons (High School), Gabriele Schmidt (Jr. Dragster Thunder), Chad Webber (Jr. Dragster Lightning) and Keoki Desa (Jr. Dragster Novice).

More than $10,000 in prize money will be distributed among the top five drivers in the Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman and Motorcycle classes for the Wicked HP Series.

Doors will open at 6 p.m.  Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. and awards will be presented at 8 p.m.

The new sponsor and enhanced points fund for the 2012 season also will be announced at the banquet.

Tickets for the event may be purchased by contacting Heather Wood in the LVMS ticket office at (702) 632-8311 or via email at: .  Tickets are $35 per person.

Super Pro ($4,650)
1. Roger Kato - $2,500
2. Morgan Thompson - $1,000
3. Tony Niswonger - $500
4. Bob Farnum - $400
5. Greg Hicks - $250

Pro ($3,575)
1. Todd Ishibashi - $2,000
2. Scott Horsley - $750
3. Ryan Johnston - $350
4. Kim Clover - $250
5. Bill Culver - $225

Sportsman  ($1,075)
1. Sal Cachia - $500
2. Scott Parsons - $200
3. John Irving - $150
4. Jon Irving - $125
5. Carl Gagnon - $100

Motorcycle ($1,075)
1. Leo Shaver - $500
2. T.J. Crocker - $200
3. Colton Chamberlain - $150
4. Al McKinlay - $125
5. Bryan King - $100

For more information, please call LVMS at (702) 644-4444 or visit www.LVMS.com. Follow LVMS on Facebook and Twitter.