Fontana, California – Event Preview

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The Flowmaster NMCA WEST season opens with a three-day event at Auto Club Dragway in Fontana, Calif. The 3rd Annual NMCA WEST Street Car Nationals will run March 28-30. Racers from across the West will converge on the legendary drag strip in hopes of taking home a coveted Wally trophy, named for NHRA founder Wally Parks. Competitors in 11 classes, including the six-second 240 mph Garrett Turbo Pro Mod cars, will chase points toward a year-end prize and the title of World Champion.

Want To Race Your Car? It's Easy to Do!

Auto Club Dragway has one of the best racing surfaces in the country and you have the opportunity to show off your skills in the driver's seat on the track in one of the NMCA WEST's various classes designed to satisfy the entry-level racer. The TREMEC True Street class has always been a racer favorite, with awards given out to the racers closest to each second increment, along with the overall quickest car and the runner-up, after their 30-mile cruise and three dragstrip passes are complete. In addition, entry-level racers fit into various classes including Mustang Madness, Open Comp, Nostalgia Street Car, Quick Street and Super Quick, so take a look at the rules and make your plans to come out and race with some of the best muscle car racers in the country. NMCA WEST also runs the track's bracket classes…so if you're a bracket racer please make this a "must race" event. For rules information visit, pick a class, make sure your car fits the rules and you have the proper safety gear, and come race with NMCA WEST!

How to Race True Street Click Here!

True Street Class Rules Click Here!

Race for an NHRA Wally!

NMCA WEST is proud to present an NHRA Wally to each class winner at this event (points classes only). NMCA WEST and NHRA Unleashed have come together to present the best in street car drag racing and it's brought to you courtesy of Aerospace Components. Have you ever wanted to display a Wally on your mantle? Come out and race with NMCA WEST in classes from mild to wild...from index to heads-up! Got Wally? Get yours at this event by racing with NMCA WEST!

Love Bracket Racing? NMCA Has A Class For You!

Bracket Race with NO NMCA MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED! Race Both Saturday & Sunday! For this event. Race Super Pro, Pro, or Sportsman classes and battle it out for the NMCA WEST Fontana Bracket Series Championship. Year end Champions will receive a Trophy and Leather Champions Jacket! Click the links below for more info!

Bracket Racing Rules & Payouts Click Here!

Bracket Flyer Click Here!

Hotchkis Autocross

Take your ride thru the ultimate test of driving skills through the Hotchkis Autocross course on Saturday and Sunday. Race the clock for bragging rights for the fastest lap through a professionally set up course and a chance to take home some special prizes.

Autocross Rules, Classes, & Awards Click Here

Autocross Pricing:

  • 1-Day (Saturday or Sunday): $50
  • 2-Day (Saturday & Sunday): $75
  • *Purchase your Autocross Participant ticket at the racer gate the day of the event. After you purchase your ticket proceed to the Autocross area & have fun!

Street Rod & Muscle Car Country

Drive your Street Rod or Muscle Car to the 3rd Annual NMCA WEST Street Car Nationals for the chance to be hand-picked by the NMCA WEST staff for the Street Rod & Muscle Car Country Exhibition. The finest Street Rods & Muscle Cars from around the Nation will receive VIP parking and a chance to win special prizes!

Massive Manufacturers' Midway & Swap Meet / World Famous Burnout Contest

Midway & Swapmeet - Looking to buy parts for your car or truck? Want a chance to meet face-to-face with experts from your favorite performance companies? This NMCA event will feature an awesome manufacturers' midway where you can find great deals on the performance parts you need for your muscle car or hot rod.If you're looking for that hard to find part or a great bargain, be sure to check out the swap meet.

World Famous Burnout Contest - The World Famous Burnout Contest is always the crowd favorite! Sign up to participate for a chance to win prizes and bragging rights, or sit back and cheer as contestants smoke their tires.