The Bullring, Las Vegas Motor Speedway’s 3/8-mile asphalt short track, will host the annual Open Comp event on Oct. 18-20. The grand finale of the prestigious race weekend is the 150-lap, $10,000-to-win Super Late Model feature. The race draws entries from throughout the Western U.S., including California, Idaho, Colorado and Arizona. Last year, Derek Thorn of Bakersfield, Calif., topped a record 42-car entry list to claim the $10,000 winner’s check.

Other classes racing during the two-day Open Comp Weekend include: Late Models, S2 Late Models, Legend Cars, Bandoleros, Bombers, Super Stocks and the USAC Ignite Midget Series.

Adults may save $5 by purchasing admission tickets in advance online at or by calling the LVMS ticket office at (702) 644-4444. The Bullring’s concession stand offers a family-friendly dollar menu featuring $1 hot dogs and $1 Coca-Cola products.

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

Thursday, Oct. 18
Noon-2 p.m. – Credential pick-up for pre-entered participants, pit parking (Gate 1).
2-8 p.m. – Credential sales for late/gate entries, pit parking (Gate 2).
1-7 p.m. – Tech inspection.
3 p.m. – Spectator gates open (free grandstand admission).
3-9:15 p.m. – Legend Cars practice; Late Model practice; Super Late Model practice; S2 Late Model/Super Stock practice.

Friday, Oct. 19 – Spectator gates open at 4 p.m.
9 a.m.-8 p.m. – Credential sales and pit parking.
10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. – Tech inspection.

1 p.m.
Legend Cars practice (two 10-min. sessions).
S2 Late Model practice.
Super Stock practice.
Late Model practice.
USAC Ignite Midget Series practice.
Super Late Model practice.
All classes will receive two 10-min. practice sessions.)

4 p.m. – Spectator gates open.
4:05 p.m. – Drivers’ meeting.
4:30 p.m. – Qualifying begins.

6 p.m.
Legend Cars qualifying features.
USAC Ignite Midget Series heat races.
Super Stock heat races.
Late Model heat races.
Super Late Model heat races.
USAC Ignite Midget Series feature.
S2 Late Model feature.

Saturday, Oct. 20 – Spectator gates open.
8 a.m.-7 p.m. – Credential sales, pit parking.
9 a.m.-Noon – Tech inspection.

10 a.m.
Bandolero practice.
Bomber practice.
USAC Ignite Midget Series practice.
Legend Cars practice.
Super Stock practice.
Bandolero practice.
Bomber practice.
Late Model practice.
Super Late Model practice.

12:30 p.m. – Bandolero group qualifying; Bomber “20-Second Break-out” group qualifying.
1:15 p.m. – Drivers’ meeting.
2 p.m. – Spectator gates open.

2 p.m.
S2 Late Model practice.
Bandolero heat races.
Bomber “20-Second Break-out” heat races.
USAC Ignite Midget Series heat races.

3 p.m.
Legend Cars B-Features.
Late Model B-Features.
Super Late Model B-Features.
S2 Late Model feature.

5 p.m.
Bandolero combined feature (20 laps).
Bomber “20-Second Break-out” feature (50 laps).
Super Stock Open Comp (50 laps).
USAC Ignite Midget Series feature (30 laps).
Late Model Open Comp (100 laps).
Legend Car Open Comp (50 laps).
$10,000-to-win Super Late Model Open Comp (150 laps).