Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals
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The NHRA Youth and Education Services (YES) Program presented by the U.S. Army was founded in 1989. It is the only full-time education program in motorsports that provides quality programs and activities for schools and youth organizations nationwide. Not only is the YES Program FREE, it focuses on the importance of goals and continued education, while allowing students to learn about and explore various career opportunities. The program will show students how S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is applied to both, real world situations and NHRA Drag Racing, which they will have the opportunity to see live at the track. For more information, check the Y.E.S Program below.
Each Labor Day weekend, NHRA racers and fans descend on Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis for the World's Biggest Drag Race™. They say that no career is truly complete without a win at this, drag racing’s grandest event. As the last race of the 18-race regular season, this season’s event will take on extra importance. The stakes will be high with an increased amount of points in play via a return to the point-and-a-half system as teams battle for the final top-10 spots in the Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs. Special events are taking place throughout the weekend and the drama on Championship Monday is expected to be more amplified than ever!
As always, fans will have the opportunity to interact with their favorite drivers, as Every Ticket's a Pit Pass® at the most powerful and sensory-filled motorsports attraction on the planet! Get direct access to the teams, see firsthand as the highly-skilled mechanics service their hot rods between rounds, and get autographs from your favorite NHRA drivers.
Tickets can be purchased online by clicking the TICKETS button above or by calling 800-884-NHRA (6472). Purchase early and save!
2017 Event Winners
Top Fuel: Steve Torrence
Funny Car: J.R. Todd
Pro Stock: Drew Skillman
Pro Stock Motorcycle: Eddie Krawiec
How to Get There: The track is one mile west of Clermont on Highway 136. From Indianapolis, take Interstate 465 to Highway 136 (Crawfordsville Road). Go west toward and through Clermont. The main entrance is on the south side of the road, one mile past Clermont. From west on Interstate 74, Exit 68 (Ronald Reagan Parkway), then head south. At the light, turn left and travel east, and the track will be on the right.
Visitor Information: Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis, 317-969-8600; Hendricks County Convention & Visitors Bureau, 317-718-8750 or 800-321-9666
*ALL START TIMES ARE IN EASTERN TIME AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.*
All Qualifying Shows are 1-hour and Finals are 3-hours in duration unless otherwise noted
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