2018 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 !)
Sat May 12th – Season Opening Anything Goes Test & Tune 10-6pm
Fri -Sun May 18th-20th – SPRING BLOWOUT – Friday night Test & Tune 6-10pm, Opening Weekend for the GBM points programs in Thunder,Junior & Extreme 32 race series, Open Comp + Show cars & Jet Truck. A new WEEKEND PROGRAM planned for those camping in THE ZOO including music etc.(details to follow)
Fri-Sun June 15th-17th – ULTIMATE SHOWDOWNS 1 (Stratford wkd) - Friday night Test & Tune 6-10pm, GBM points programs in Thunder,Junior and Extreme 32 programs, Pro Mods, Outlaw 10.5, TD/TS + Show Cars, Fireworks and more ! CAR LOAD Pricing re Sat or Sun.
Fri -Sun June 29th-July 1st – ONDR NOSTALGIA WKD + GBM 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. Great Car show weekend ! Added - Can Cup Motorcycle series & K Blackmore Q16 race (Sat)
Fri-Sun July 13th-15th - Friday night T&T Sat & Sun – 2nd race in the DRAG SYNDICATE series ( formerly OSCA classes plus additional race programs) plus Ontario Street Outlaws & Can Cup Bike series programs. More info to be added once confirmed.
Fri-Sun July 20th-22nd - GBM Thunder Junior & Extreme 32 programs + Open Comp (RAINED OUT NOW AUG 10-12)
Fri – Sun Aug 3-5th 19th Annual MOPAR Canadian Nationals – Eastern Canada’s Largest Drag Racing event with over 350 participants Top Fuel Dragsters, Nostalgia Nitro Funnies, Nitro Harleys, Pro Mods, Outlaw 10.5 & TD/TS, Jet Truck, Studebaker Wheelstander, CAN AM Stock/Superstock and more, plus hundreds of Sportsman competitors. Don’t miss the big one !
Fri – Sun Aug 10th-12th - Raindate wkd for Thunder,Junior, Extreme 32 & Open Comp points races (lost on July 20-22) Gates 5pm Fri T&T 6-10pm gates Sat & Sun 8am.
Fri – Sun Aug 17th -19th – 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, Open Comp & Great Heads Up Action all wkd ! Sat Night of Fire – Show cars, Jet, Fireworks and more !
Fri-Sun Aug 31st – Sept 2nd – 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 Truck, Jet Funny cars, Fireworks, and more. 300 + race teams. Championship weekend for all GBM series classes.
Fri-Sun Sept 14th-16th – Bracket Finals team at US131
Fri-Sun Sept 21st-23rd – FALLFAST- Final Friday night Test & Tune 6-10pm Final Drag event of the Season featuring big $ race programs and Racer/Crew Appreciation dinner Sat night. ONDR(Sat only) & the No Box Bracket Challenge series (runs inside our race program) will join us on Sat & Sun.
For 2018 – there are 5 points race weekends ( 10 points races all count), Labour day wkd being Championship wkd. (July 6-8 and Aug 10-12 are Rain date options) THIS YEAR ONCE AGAIN THE TOP ET, MOD ET and JUNIOR CHAMPION ( runoff winner between age group champions) 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 can also be added/are available on these weekends (as the road course is in use.)