Thursday Night Street Wars was a success.  The first car arrived at 4:30 p.m., two and a half hours before the gates opened.  By 10 p.m. 146 cars were registered and ready to race with an estimated 500 people in the stands.

 

Although most of the street racers that came out for the series debut also participate in Midnight Mayhem, there were a few first timers. 

 

Stacy Moore of Las Vegas came out in his 1965 Factory 5 Cobra Roadster.

 

¿I went looking on the website for information on Midnight Mayhem and discovered Thursday Night Street Wars,¿ said Moore.  ¿I decided I would come and check it out.¿

 

Jon Whittington has been a participant of Midnight Mayhem since its series debut.  He rolled in on his Suzuki Hayabusa motorcycle.

 

Thursday Night Street Wars will be conducted from 8 p.m. ¿ 1.a.m.  Gates will open at 7 p.m.  Entry fee is $20 to race.  Spectator admission is $5.  Alcohol is not allowed at the events.

 

Thursday Night Street Wars will be held March 31, May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11 and September 15.  More events may be added to the schedule to meet demand. 

 

Results

Fastest Motorcycle:  Monty Aldrice ¿ 145.72

Fastest Import:  Daniel Dolo Lan ¿ 138.43 (Toyota Supra)

Fastest Domestic:  Phil Doughty ¿ 125.80 (68 Camaro)

Low E.T. ¿ Daniel Liechty ¿ 9.982 (Kawasaki)

 

Top 5 Speeds

Monty Aldrice ¿ 145.47

Daniel Liechty ¿ 142.21

Jon Whittington ¿ 140.17

Daniel Dolo Lan ¿ 138.43

Jack Wong ¿ 135.46