2019 Drag Racing Schedule
All FRIDAY NIGHT TEST & TUNES ARE OPEN TO BOTH RACE AND STREET LEGAL CARS – $30 FOR AS MANY RUNS AS YOU CAN GET FROM 6-10pm - (We will be doing open time runs as well as dialed in runs for our race competitors re practice !)
Tentative Schedule - some events still to be finalized re dates, etc.
Sat/ May 11th – Opening Test & Tune 10am-6pm Sun May 12th - Track available
Fri -Sun May 17th-19th – SPRING BLOWOUT – Friday night Test & Tune 6-10pm, Opening Weekend for the GBM points programs in Thunder,Junior & Extreme 32 race series, CSN Collision Open Comp + Jet Truck, Ont Street Outlaws
Thurs/Fri May 23rd/24th - Private Dragway rental - Noon-5pm Thurs, 10am-3pm Fri (tentative)
Sat May 25th-Sun May 26th - SRTHAYES Track rental. go to Big Bad American Motors.com for all the details
Sat June 1-Jeff Fritz Drag Rental Sun June 2nd - Track available for rent.
Fri-Sun June 14th-16th – 22nd Annual Stratford Spectacular - Friday night Test & Tune 6-10pm, GBM points programs in Thunder,Junior and Extreme 32 programs, Pro Mods, TD/TS + Show Cars, Fireworks and more ! Get your discount coupons at Ideal Supply/Napa (save 33-50% on single day entry).
Sat June 22nd – Torrito Paving rental Sun June 23rd - SRTHAYES Track rental. go to Big Bad American Motors.com for all the details
Fri -Sun June 28th-30th – ONDR NOSTALGIA WKD + GBM POINTS PROGRAM – Friday night Anything goes Test & Tune 6-10pm. Ontario Nostalgia Drag racers wkd – Sat & Sun – See all the great racer cars from the past (1974 & older) rip up the 1/4 mile plus see the regular GBM points programs in Thunder,Junior and Extreme 32 series as well as CSN Collision Open Comp Great Car show weekend ! $5000 to Win Charity race on Saturday
Fri- Sun July 5-7 - Can Am Bracket Nationals - Big $$ Payout race (in US Dollars) – Races Friday, Saturday & Sunday ($5000,$10,000,$5,000 to win) Gates open Thursday evening from 6-10pm and then each day at 8am. Pre Entry encouraged - go to can am bracket nationals on facebook for all the details
Fri-Sun July 12th-14th - GBM POINTS Thunder, Junior and Extreme 32 Pts wkd + CSN Collision Open Comp – Friday night T&T, Sat & Sun Points races 7&8 & Ont Street Outlaws (GTA EXOTICS will be on the road course providing lapping programs in a variety of exotics (Ferrari’s, Lambo’s, Porsche’s etc.) go to gtaexotics.ca to purchase/register your package.
Fri-Sun July 20th-22nd - Friday is Car Lapping on the 1.8km Modified course. SAT & SUN – Canada’s largest Sport Compact series CSCS will invade GBM with their drag racing program, plus Time Attack racing & a Drifting competition on the road course. A Car Show, Music, and much more !
Fri – Sun Aug 2-4th 20th Annual MOPAR Canadian Nationals – Eastern Canada’s Largest Drag Racing event with over 350 participants - Showcasing 20 Years with Top Fuel Dragsters, Nitro Funny Cars, Nostalgia Nitro Funnies, Nitro Harleys, Pro Mods & TD/TS, Jet Truck, Studebaker Wheelstander, CAN AM Stock/Superstock and more, plus hundreds of Sportsman competitors. Don’t miss the big one !
Sat/Sun Aug 10th-11th - “Berlin Klassik” Euro Car Show - The largest Car Show in the province dedicated to the European car market. Event details at www.berlinklassik.ca
Fri – Sun Aug 16th -18th – WINDSOR WEEKEND – Friday night Test & Tune 6-10pm, One of the largest community driven drag racing events in the country, Windsor classes plus Juniors, Extreme 32, CSN Collision Open Comp, 200 MPH PSDS Top Sportsman/Dragsters + Great Heads Up Action all wkd ! Sat Night of Fire – Show cars, Jet, Fireworks and more !
Sat Aug 24th-Teresa O’Reilly Drag Rental
Sun Aug 25th-Colin Ridell Drag Rental
Fri-Sun Aug 30th – Sept 1st – Labour day “THUNDER BY THE BEACH” event – Friday night Time Trials & T&T, Final big event of the Season – Nitro cars, TD/TS, Wheelstander, Jet Funny cars, Fireworks, and more. 300 + race teams. Championship weekend for all GBM POINTS series.
Fri- Sun Sept 6th-8th - Closed re Festival of Speed event on the road course.
Fri-Sun Sept 13th-15th – Bracket Finals team at US131 Sat Sept 14th - Jackson Track rental
Sun Sept 22nd - SRTHAYES Track rental. go to Big Bad American Motors.com for all the details
Fri-Sun Sept 27th-29th – FALLFAST- Final Friday night Test & Tune 6-10pm + Box/No Box Highroller races. Final Drag event of the Season featuring big $ race programs and Racer/Crew Appreciation dinner Sat night. ONDR(Sat only). CSN Collision Open Comp Sat & Sun.
For 2019 – there are 5 points race weekends ( 10 points races all count), Labour day wkd being Championship wkd. LIKE PREVIOUS YEARS THE TOP ET, MOD ET and JUNIOR CHAMPION(runoff winner between age group champions) plus NEW FOR 2019 THE STREET ET CHAMPION ALL QUALIFY FOR THE IHRA WORLD FINALS IN MEMPHIS IN OCTOBER ! In 2017 our very own Luke Schwemler won the IHRA Junior World Championship to become GBM’s 3rd World Champion ! (Steve Doornbosch and Will Steckly being the others)
Track rentals are available on weekends when the road course is in use re SOAR Motorcycle weekends.