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Sunday eliminations for the NHRA New England Nationals have been delayed due to weather

Aug 12 - 14

Menards NHRA Nationals Presented By PetArmor

Heartland Motorsports Park
980 feet

Event Info

NHRA fans know Heartland Motorsports Park as the House of Speed, and the track lives up to that name. The Menards NHRA Nationals presented by PetArmor has seen records broken and monumental speeds. Fans are guaranteed a thrilling event with all four NHRA Camping World Drag
Racing Series Pro classes and Pro Mod hurtling down the Topeka track.

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!

How to Get There: The track is on Topeka Boulevard where it intersects Gary Ormsby Drive, four miles south of Interstate 470. From Kansas City, take the Kansas Turnpike (I-70) to the South Topeka exit and travel south on Topeka Boulevard to the track. From Wichita, take the Kansas ­Turnpike (I-335) to the South Topeka exit and travel south on Topeka Boulevard to the track. From I-470, take the Topeka Boulevard exit and travel south to the track.

Visitor Information: Visit Topeka Inc., 785-234-1030 or 800-235-1030, www.visittopeka.com

Event Schedule

FRIDAY - AUGUST 12, 2022

Full Racing Schedule

Sportsman Qualifying9:00 AM
Midway Open/Suggested Time of Arrival12:30 PM
Top Alcohol Qualifying Session1:30 PM
Pro Mod Qualifying Session2:30 PM
Western Tech Engine Seminar at the Western Tech Midway Display3:00 PM
Sportsman Qualifying3:00 PM
Top Alcohol Qualifying Session4:30 PM
Pro Mod Qualifying Session

5:30 PM

Pro Stock Qualifying Session6:30 PM
Street Legal Exhibition7:15 PM

Nitro Qualifying Session

7:30 PM

"Walking Tall" PT Cruiser Wheelstander Exhibition Driven by "NitroMike" 8:30 PM
"Miss Elle" Jet Funny Car Exhibition Driven by Mickey McCormick8:35 PM



Sportsman Eliminations8:00 AM
Midway Open/Suggested Time of Arrival11:00 AM
Top Alcohol Qualifying Session12:15 PM
Pro Mod Qualifying Session1:15 PM
Nitro School with Kurt Johnson at the Tony Stewart Racing Pit1:00 PM
Pro Stock Car Qualifying Session2:00 PM
Nitro Qualifying Session3:00 PM
Top Alcohol Dragster Eliminations - Round 14:00 PM

Pro Mod Eliminations- Round 1 

4:30 PM

Pro Stock Car Qualifying Session

5:00 PM

Nitro Qualifying Session6:00 PM
"Miss Elle" Jet Funny Car Exhibition Driven by Mickey McCormick7:00 PM
"Walking Tall" PT Cruiser Wheelstander Exhibition Driven by "NitroMike" 7:05 PM
Top Alcohol Funny Car Eliminations - Round 17:10 PM
Sportsman Eliminations7:30 PM

SUNDAY - AUGUST 14, 2022


Sportsman Eliminations8:00 AM
Midway Open/Suggested Time of Arrival8:30 AM

Top Alcohol Eliminations - Round 2

8:45 AM

SealMaster Track Walk and Driver Introductions at the Starting Line9:30 AM

Nitro Eliminations - Round 1 

10:30 AM

Pro Stock Car Eliminations - Round 1

11:30 AM

Pro Mod Eliminations- Round 2

12:10 PM

Nitro Eliminations - Round 2 

12:30 PM

Pro Stock  Eliminations - Round 21:00 PM
Pro Mod Eliminations- Semi Finals1:20 PM

Top Alcohol Eliminations- Semi Finals

1:25 PM

Sportsman Eliminations- Semi-Finals1:40 PM

Nitro Eliminations - Semi-Finals 

2:15 PM

Pro Stock Car Eliminations - Semi-Finals

2:30 PM

Sportsman Eliminations- Finals2:40 PM

Top Alcohol Eliminations - Finals

2:50 PM

Pro Mod Eliminations- Finals3:00 PM
Pro Stock Car Eliminations- Finals3:40 PM

Nitro Eliminations - Finals 

3:50 PM

Winner's Circle on the Starting Line4:00 PM
* Schedule subject to change 

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