Mon, 04 May 2020, 15:29 PM
NHRA Announces Revised Plan to Restart 2020 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series
Courtesy of NHRA.com Staff
GLENDORA, Calif. --
NHRA officials announced today that they are working with state and
local officials as well as host tracks and teams on a revised Mello Yello Drag Racing Series
schedule, which will be announced soon. The season is expected to resume, with fans in attendance,
in August, and will consist of 18 total events for 2020, including the two that kicked off the
season. The Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series will continue to be contested at each Mello Yello Series
The revised schedule previously announced is in flux because of the fluid nature of the pandemic
situation. At this time, it is certain that the events planned for June and July are postponed.
Those events are the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals on June 5-7 (Gainesville, Fla.); Mopar
Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals Presented by Pennzoil on June 12-14 (Houston, Texas); NHRA
Thunder Valley Nationals on June 19-21 (Bristol, Tenn.); Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals on
June 26-28 (Norwalk, Ohio); Route 66 NHRA Nationals on July 9-12 (Chicago); Dodge Mile-High NHRA
Nationals Presented By Pennzoil on July 17-19 (Denver, Colo.); and NHRA Sonoma Nationals on July
24-26 (Sonoma, Calif.).
Tentative schedule announcements for the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod
Series, Mickey Thompson Tires NHRA Top Fuel Harley Series, and SAMtech.edu NHRA Factory Stock
Showdown series will be released following the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series announcement.
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