GAINESVILLE, Fla. --
Wed, 20 Mar 2013, 20:38 PM
Sixth Annual NHRDA NAPA Auto Parts Gator Diesel Drags Preview
Courtesy of NHRDA
The National Hot Rod Diesel Association will head to Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville for the Sixth
Annual NHRDA NAPA Auto Parts Gator Diesel Drags on March 23rd. This weekend will be the season
opener to the 2013 NHRDA MBRP Diesel Drag Racing Series. The event is one of 10 scheduled across
North America where drivers earn points in their bids for the 2013 NHRDA MBRP Diesel Drag Racing
Series National Championship.
Gates at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville open at 10 a.m. Saturday March 23rd. Qualifying starts at
1 pm with Eliminations scheduled for 3 pm.
Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville is located at 11211 North County Road 225, Gainesville, FL, 32609.
For more information call the NHRDA, (360) 658-4353 or visit www.nhrda.com.
NHRDA MBRP DIESEL DRAG RACING SERIES FACT SHEET
WHAT: The 6th Annual NHRDA NAPA Auto Parts Gator Diesel Drags, one of ten events in North
America where drivers earn points leading to national championships. Categories include Top Diesel,
Pro Stock, Pro Street, Super Street, Super Diesel (11.90 index) and Sportsman Diesel. This event
also features a Show N Shine competition, Dyno competition, Vendor Row and Burnout Contest.
WHERE: Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville, Gainesville, FL Track is located at 11211 North
County Road 225,
Gainesville, Fl. 32609
WHEN: Saturday March 23rd, 2013
SATURDAY, March 23 - Competitor Gates open at 10 a.m. Spectator Gates open at 12 p.m. Tech
opens at 11 a.m. Driver's meeting 12:30 p.m. Qualifying starts at 1 p.m. Eliminations scheduled
for 3 p.m. Show N Shine competition from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Dyno competition from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Burnout Contest at the conclusion of racing.
SUNDAY, March 24 - Rain Date if needed.
GENERAL ADMISSION: Adult Admission $15.00, Child 6-12 $5.00, Child 5 & under Free,
Competitor's Fees $15.00 (Drag Racing, Show N Shine, Dyno and Burnout). Tickets can be purchased
TECH CARD FEES: Top Diesel $40.00, Pro Stock $40.00, Pro Street $40.00, Super Street
$40.00, Super Diesel $20.00 and Sportsman $20.00.
CONTENDERS: Jared Jones and the Scheid Diesel Dragster, Two time Pro Street World Champion
Phillip Palmer, The MBRP/G&J Diesel Dirty Max Pro Stock, Warren County Pro Stock, Wade Moody
driving his Pro Stock and The Georgia Diesel Mafia.
EVENT T-SHIRTS: Event T-Shirts will be available at the NHRDA trailer throughout the event
for $25.00. Sizes will include Small, Medium, Large, X-Large and XXL.
2012 EVENT WINNERS: Event was rained out.
DIESEL TV LIVE EVENT COVERAGE: The NHRDA, Diesel TV and Motor Mania TV have entered into
an agreement to bring live event coverage of the 6th Annual NHRDA NAPA Auto Parts Gator Diesel
Drags on March 23rd. Motor Mania TV will broadcast the event for NHRDA and Diesel TV live via
USTREAM. You can watch the live feed here http://motormaniatv.com/
ABOUT THE NHRDA:
The National Hot Rod Diesel Association is the fastest-growing diesel race organizations in the
world. It currently has six drag racing classes that compete in the NHRDA MBRP Diesel Drag Racing
Series, including Sportsman, Super Diesel (11.90 index), Super Street, Pro Street, Pro Stock and
Top Diesel. New this season the NHRDA has added a National Sled Pulling series with feature class,
2.6, 3.0 and Super Stock Diesel. The NHRDA started with a single event in 2003. By 2006, it had
grown into a national organization spanning the U.S. and Canada. Today, the NHRDA has 10 events
across North America, culminating with the top 32 competitors of each class battling for the NHRDA
World Championships on September 28th at Texas Motorplex in Ennis, Texas. Visit www.nhrda.com for more information. Stay connected
with the NHRDA on facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/National-Hot-Rod-Diesel-Association/114154075311757, on Twitter at https://twitter.com/NHRDA
and on Youtube http://www.youtube.com/user/NHRDA.
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