IHRA Releases Summit Sportsman Spectacular Slate


WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Int’l Hot Rod Ass’n has released the IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular schedule, which will feature 16 races over eight double-race weekends.

The best value in bracket racing will get even better in 2019, as competitors will now earn local track championship points at each IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular event.

Box, No Box/Footbrake and Junior Dragsters will have the opportunity to compete for the prestigious IHRA Ironman at each event, as well as the coveted oversized championship checks. Class runners-up will receive the limited-edition Summit Sportsman Spectacular silver medals in addition to their winnings.

The weekend program includes a test & tune, racer appreciation cookout and a Scrubblade golf cart race. The double-race weekend also features first, second and third-round prizes.

The IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular will kick off the 2019 season Feb. 1-3 at State Capitol Raceway in Baton Rouge, La.


2019 IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular Schedule

Feb. 1-3 – State Capitol Raceway – Baton Rouge, La.

March 22-24 – Farmington Dragway – Farmington, N.C.

May 17-19 – Dragway 42 – West Salem, Ohio

May 24-26 – Darlington Dragway – Hartsville, S.C.

June 7-9 – Keystone Raceway Park – New Alexandria, Pa.

July 12-14 – US 131 Motorsports Park – Martin, Mich.


Aug. 23-25, Maryland Int’l Raceway – Mechanicsville, Md.