Bowling Green, Kentucky


Directions: 798 Beech Bend Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101

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The 15th Annual NMCA Muscle Car Nationals, featuring the Dave Duell Nostalgia Super Stock Classic, takes place over the weekend of May 12-15, 2016. This awesome event will bring the stars of the NMCA to Bowling Green, Kentucky, for a weekend of high-octane, wheels-up action!

Meet Scott Taylor From Street Outlaws: New Orleans!

This is your chance to meet Scott Taylor from Street Outlaws: New Orleans and get a picture in front of “John Doe,” his Precision turbocharged ’92 Olds Cutlass! A huge nitrous explosion led to Scott’s conversion as a turbocharged player climbing New Orleans’ list of fastest street racers and you can meet him at the NMCA Bluegrass Nationals!

Appearance schedule subject to change CLICK HERE for updates

Brandon Smith From Street Outlaws

Come out and meet Brandon Smith from TV’s Street Outlaws New Orleans and get a picture in front of his awesome ’01 Ford Mustang affectionately called LSKilr. One of the top small tire racers on Street Outlaws, Brandon and his wild Mustang demonstrate how Street Outlaw worlds collide…only at the NMCA Bluegrass Nationals!

Appearance schedule subject to change CLICK HERE for updates

VP Racing Fuels Xtreme Pro Mod!

Each year VP Racing Fuels Xtreme Pro Mod cars make blistering mph passes and have Kentucky’s rabid fans on their feet screaming for more! These turbocharged, supercharged, and nitrous powered monsters will once again go heads-up and put their cars on the ragged edge in search of Bluegrass Nationals glory.

Dave Duell Nostalgia Super Stock Classic

With racers in the Dave Duell Nostalgia Super Stock Classic competing in a variety of Indexes, there are amazing match-ups every year. The Dave Duell Classic is the undisputed largest Nostalgia Super Stock Event of the year! Take a trip back in time as upwards of 100 Nostalgia ’60’s Super Stock cars fight for National glory.

The Dave Duell Classic is the largest Nostalgia Super Stock Purse of the year with $4,000 going to the winner and $1,500 to the runner-up. Additionally, at Saturday night’s NSS Driver’s Dinner there will be cash paid by Index Sponsors to the Winner and Runner up of each Index and raffle off large ticket Swag donated by supporters and sponsors of NSS racing.

Dave Duell Classic Flyer CLICK HERE!

Holley EFI Factory Super Cars!

Factory Super Cars is an exciting new eliminator designed for the Detroit-based OEM companies to compete heads-up with the modern factory drag racing cars dubbed Chevrolet COPO Camaro, Dodge Challenger Drag Pak, and Ford Cobra Jet Mustang. It is the rebirth of factory muscle car drag racing on the quarter-mile dragstrip!

MX235 Series

MX235 has teamed up with NMCA to introduce the 2016 MX235 Series presented by Redline Motorsports. With over 50 racers across the country, MX235 attracts high horsepower wild muscle cars keeping it real on little tires. With speeds of over 140 mph and ET’s in the 4 second zone in the 1/8 mile…all on little tires…this heads-up class is sure to be a fan favorite!

Want to Race Your Street Car?

Then you definitely want to enter Gear Vendors True Street, the perfect class for any beginner…because reaction time doesn’t matter. Join other True Street racers, with passengers, on a 30-mile NMCA-escorted cruise to prove the street worthiness of all cars in competition. Next hit the track for 3 back-to-back passes and then watch as NMCA presents cash and awards to the overall fastest, runner-up and to each racer with the closest average to 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, and 15 seconds!

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How to Race True Street True Street Rules

Aerpospace Components Winner’s Circle

Winning any NMCA class isn’t easy and when a racer is fortunate enough to do so, it needs to be celebrated in style. The NMCA has partnered with Aerospace Components to present the Aerospace Components Winner’s Circle – making the accomplishment of winning a true celebration. The Aerospace Components Winners Circle experience is second to none in the grassroots drag racing world, where every winner actually owns the winners circle.

Love Bracket Racing? NMCA has a class for you!

Bracket Race with NO NMCA MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED! Race Both Saturday & Sunday! For this event.

Bracket Flyer CLICK HERE!

NMCA Car Show

In addition to all of the action that will take place on the quarter-mile, the NMCA also has the awesome Car Show, which features over 100 class awards, from stock to modified, up for grabs! ’32 Ford with a late-model 5.0? Or a ’69 Camaro powered by an LS1? No matter what your flavor, there’s a place for you in the car show and a shot at the grand prize. Each event also features a large Manufacturer’s Midway where you can see and purchase parts from the hottest aftermarket manufacturers and experts from all of the major manufacturers on hand to answer your questions about how to make your Ford car or truck perform to your expectations. There’s something for everyone the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals – make your plans to attend now!

Car Show Flyer CLICK HERE!

Car Show Info CLICK HERE!

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.

Massive Manufacturers’ Midway

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.

Swap Meet

Looking to buy parts for your car or truck? If you’re looking for that hard to find part or a great bargain, be sure to check out the swap meet.