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NHRA LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES PACIFIC DIVISION FINISHES IN LAS VEGAS

The NHRA Pacific Division Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Short Line Express Market Gambler Shootout presented by VP Racing Fuels will take place at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Nov. 5-7, 2010.  The race is the last of seven for the Pacific Division drivers to earn points leading to divisional and national championships as well as a chance at a share of the year-end purse of more than $560,000. The event will feature drivers in eleven categories, including 260 mph Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car as well as the Pacific Division Top Sportsman Series, Hughes Performance Top Dragster Series and Sportsman Motorcycle Series presented by Harley Davidson.

Gates at The Strip open at 7 a.m. Friday and Saturday, and at 8 a.m. on Sunday.  Qualifying and time trials start Friday morning at 7:30 a.m. and continue at 7:30 a.m. Saturday.  Top Dragster, Comp Eliminator and Top Sportsman will qualify twice on Friday, at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., and once on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Eliminations start Sunday morning at 8. Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car competitors will qualify Friday, at 4 p.m., and Saturday, at noon and 4 p.m.  Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car will run first round eliminations at noon on Sunday.

Tickets for the Short Line Express Market Gambler Shootout event are $19 Friday, $19 Saturday and $19 Sunday. Children 5 and under are admitted free

NHRA LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES FACTS:

WHAT: NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Short Line Express Market Gambler Showdown presented by VP Racing Fuels, is the last of seven events in the Pacific Division for drivers to earn points leading to divisional and national championships as well as a chance at a share of the year-end purse of more than $560,000.  Categories include Top Alcohol Dragster, Top Alcohol Funny Car, Comp Eliminator, Super Stock, Stock Eliminator, Super Comp, Super Gas and Super Street. The Pacific Division Top Sportsman Series, Hughes Performance Top Dragster Series and Sportsman Motorcycle Series presented by Harley Davidson will also run in conjunction with the event.

SCHEDULE: FRIDAY, Nov. 5 - Gates open at 7 a.m.  Qualifying and time trials begin at 7:30 a.m. Top Dragster, Comp Eliminator and Top Sportsman qualify at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car qualify at 4 p.m.

SATURDAY, Nov. 6 - Gates open at 7 a.m.  Qualifying and time trials begin at 7:30 a.m. Top Dragster, Comp Eliminator and Top Sportsman qualify at 10:30 a.m. Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car qualifying sessions at noon and 4 p.m.

SUNDAY, Nov. 7 - Gates open at 7:30 a.m.  Eliminations begin at 8 a.m.  Eliminations for Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car are scheduled at noon and 2:30 p.m.

TICKETS: GENERAL ADMISSION/PIT PASS -- $19 Friday, $19 Saturday, $19 Sunday. Children 12 and 6 are $6 a day. Children 5 and under are admitted free. For more information please call Las Vegas Motor Speedway, (800) 644-4444 or visit www.lvms.com.