Bowling Green, Kentucky


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

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The 17th Annual NMCA Muscle Car Nationals, featuring the Dave Duell Nostalgia Super Stock Classic, takes place over the weekend of May 17-20, 2018. This awesome event will bring the stars of the NMCA to Bowling Green, Kentucky, for a weekend of high-octane, wheels-up action!

For NMCA Class Descriptions CLICK HERE!

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.

NBC SN’s Grudge Race Filmed at This Event!

Have you ever wanted to check out a real life Hollywood TV show being filmed? Come out Thursday, Friday, or Saturday at this event and watch multiple episodes of the hit TV show Grudge Race being filmed on location. Grudge Race airs on NBC SN and is produced by Stephen Pullin who brought us Pinks All Out. Be a part of the action…come out and watch Grudge Race filmed at this NMCA event.

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 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!

Watch Street Outlaws on the Ragged Edge

If you’re a fan of the Street Outlaws TV show then you won’t want to miss the insane, horsepower-infused Street Outlaws of NMCA drag racing! Watch as these incredible turbocharged, supercharged, and nitrous packed monsters go wheels-up and heads-up for big money and national bragging rights. Every NMCA events features the World’s Fastest Street Cars!

The BIG one is back…the 12th annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout will take place as part of the NMCA Bluegrass Nationals at this event. This is the second event of Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series, which features some of the coolest wheels-up LS and modern-LT powered muscle cars on the planet. Classes include Chevrolet Performance Stock, LME Street King, Proform Rumble, Gear Vendors LSX True Street, and the all-new Street Car Challenge class for “true street” type vehicles with personalized instruction. There will also be a special Real Street Shootout, presented by Brian Tooley Racing, for the fastest LS-powered Xtreme Street cars on the property. The winners of CP Stock, Street King, Rumble, LSX True Street, and the Real Street Shootout will each take home big money and an LSX bowtie block.

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!

CLICK LINKS BELOW FOR INFO

How to Race True Street True Street Rules
How to Race True Street Video

12th Annual LSX Shootout Invades Bowling Green

The BIG one is back…the 12th annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout will take place as part of the NMCA Bluegrass Nationals at this event. This is the second event of Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series, which features some of the coolest wheels-up LS and modern-LT powered muscle cars on the planet. Classes include Chevrolet Performance Stock, LME Street King, Proform Rumble, Gear Vendors LSX True Street, and the all-new Street Car Challenge class for “true street” type vehicles with personalized instruction. There will also be a special Real Street Shootout, presented by Brian Tooley Racing, for the fastest LS-powered Xtreme Street cars on the property. The winners of CP Stock, Street King, Rumble, LSX True Street, and the Real Street Shootout will each take home big money and an LSX bowtie block.

Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series – More Info

Enjoy Your LS or Modern-LT for Free with NMCA!

If you own an LS or modern-LT powered vehicle then this event’s for you! Chevrolet Performance has partnered with NMCA to provide you with a FREE motorsport experience to first-time participants. Chevrolet Performance will comp your entry (car and driver for the first 75 entries) so you can enjoy the awesome performance of your LS or modern-LT powered hot rod in a fun, safe environment…the racetrack. Chevrolet Performance and NMCA make your racing experience easy, and fun, with hands-on step-by-step instruction. 9 Different categories with awards and prizes for all levels of performance. Be a part of the Chevrolet Performance team and their Street Car Challenge class exclusively at NMCA events in 2018!

Free Registration Form CLICK HERE!

Chevrolet Performance Street Car Challenge Class Info Street Car Challenge Series Rules
Street Car Challenge Video – Watch Now!

Race Your Gen III HEMI for Free with NMCA!

How would you like to experience the ultimate performance of your Gen III powered Challenger, Demon, Hellcat, Charger, or Jeep courtesy of Dodge / Mopar for FREE at this NMCA event? Dodge / Mopar will comp your entry (car and driver) so you can enjoy the incredible performance of your modern muscle car in a fun, safe environment…the racetrack. Dodge / Mopar and NMCA make your racing experience easy and fun with hands-on step-by-step instruction. 9 Different categories with awards and prizes for all levels of performance. Be a part of team Dodge / Mopar as we unleash the Gen III HEMI Shootout exclusively at NMCA events in 2018!

Free Registration Form CLICK HERE!

HEMI Shootout – More Info HEMI Shootout Rules
HEMI Shootout Video – Watch Now!

Aerospace 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 drag racing world, where every winner actually owns the winners circle.

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.

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.

Swap Meet Flyer CLICK HERE!