NHRA - National Hot Rod Association

Jul '20

Lucas Oil NHRA Summernationals at Indianapolis*

700 feet

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NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series relaunches in a BIG way this July in Indianapolis for two exclusive nitro-fueled weekends! The two-day events taking place July 11-12 and July 18-19 will allow a limited number of spectators each day and the way in will be invite-only to NHRA Members and 2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals ticket holders. 

Tickets are $20 per day or $35 if you buy a Saturday-Sunday combo.

If you are a Member or ticket holder, please call 800-884-6472 to reserve your spot and be the first to feel the nitro as the series returns to action in July.

Full event run schedules and times will be posted soon, but you can expect two qualifying rounds on Saturday and eliminations on Sunday. Here are the confirmed competition categories so far:

NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing at Lucas Oil Raceway July 11-12
ALL 4 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series categories: Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock, and Pro Stock Motorcycle
JEGS Super Quick SeriesNorth Central Division National Open event for Oakley Motorsports Top Dragster and Oakley Motorsports Top Sportsman

NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing at Lucas Oil Raceway July 18-19
Mello Yello Drag Racing Series categories: Top Fuel, Funny Car
E3 Spark Plugs Pro Mod Series presented by J&A Service
Mickey Thompson Tires Top Fuel Harley Series
SAMTech.edu NHRA Factory Stock Showdown
Summit Racing Series E.T. Brackets
Summit Jr. Drag Racing League

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

Event schedule
WEDNESDAY, July 8, 2020
Racer Hospitality Parking - Main Gate
THURSDAY, July 16, 2020
Professional Team and Midway StackingMain Gate
Summit ET Bracket and Juniors StackingGate 8
Midway Parking
Professional Team Parking
Summit ET Bracket and Juniors Parking
FRIDAY, July 17, 2020
Sponsor Midway, Pro Racer Hospitality & Pro Team Pit Parking Cont'dGate 2
ET Bracket and Juniors Pit Parking Cont'dGate 2
Test SessionEvent Participants Only
T-Shirt Trailer Parking11 a.m.
Juniors Time Trials
Secure Track9 p.m.
SATURDAY, July 18, 2020
Jr Dragster Time Trial/Qualifying9 a.m.
ET Brackets Time Trials9:30 a.m.
Factory Stock Showdown Qualifying11 a.m.
Top Fuel Harley Qualifying11:15 a.m.
Pro Mod Qualifying11:30 a.m.
Nitro Qualifying Session (TF-FC)12:15 p.m.
Jr Dragster Eliminations1:15 p.m.
ET Brackets Time Trials1:45 p.m.
Factory Stock Showdown Qualifying3:15 p.m.
Top Fuel Harley Qualifying3:30 p.m.
Pro Mod Qualifying3:45 p.m.
Nitro Qualifying Session (TF-FC)4:30 p.m.
Jr Dragster Eliminations5:30 p.m.
ET Brackets Eliminations5:45 p.m.
Secure Track6:45 p.m.
SUNDAY, July 19, 2020
ET Brackets Eliminations8:30 a.m.
Nitro Eliminations - Round 110 a.m.
Pro Mod - Round 111 a.m.
Factory Stock Showdown - Round 111:20 a.m.
ET Brackets Eliminations11:30 a.m.
Nitro Eliminations - Round 2Noon
Pro Mod - Round 212:30 p.m.
Top Fuel Harley - Round 112:40 p.m.
Factory Stock Showdown - Round 212:50 p.m.
ET Brackets Eliminations12:55 p.m.
Jr Dragster Eliminations1:10 p.m.
Nitro Eliminations - Semifinals1:30 p.m.
Pro Mod - Semifinals1:45 p.m.
Top Fuel Harley - Semifinals1:50 p.m.
Factory Stock Showdown - Semifinals1:55 p.m.
ET Brackets Eliminations - Semifinals2 p.m.
Jr Dragster Eliminations - Finals2:25 p.m.
ET Brackets Eliminations – Finals2:30 p.m.
Factory Stock Showdown - Finals2:35 p.m.
Top Fuel Harley - Finals2:40 p.m.
Pro Mod - Final2:45 p.m.
Nitro Eliminations - Finals2:50 p.m.
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Mello Yello Drag Racing Series
SATURDAY QUALIFYINGSaturday, July 187:00pm - 8:00pmFS1
SUNDAY QUALIFYINGSunday, July 1911:00am - NoonFS1
FINALSSunday, July 19Noon - 3:00pmFOX
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