The Dave Duell Classic Returns to NMCA Bowling Green

One of the largest Nostalgia Super Stock races in the country, the Dave Duell Classic, will return to Beech Bend Raceway in Bowling Green, Kentucky, the weekend of May 18-21, 2017, as a part of the Quick Fuel Technology NMCA Bluegrass Nationals Presented by Scoggin-Dicky Parts Center and Chevrolet Performance. Doug Duell and fellow racers organized the Dave Duell Classic over twelve years ago as a tribute to his father, Dave Duell, who was an instrumental racer and ambassador to the Nostalgia Super Stock movement across the country. The Classic, which is presented by ATI Performance Products, has continued to grow each year and is open to all brands of legal NSS vehicles. Nostalgia Super Stock competitors will be parked together and are all invited to a special Saturday evening dinner that includes fantastic sponsor donated door prizes.

ATI Performance Nostalgia Super Stock Class

The winner of the Classic will roll out of town with a stout $4,000 payday, a custom NMCA Victor award courtesy of Aerospace Components, and additional big money from the NMCA contingency program. The entry fee is $175 for 4-days or $125 for 3-days, which includes a ticket to the Saturday night dinner and a free t-shirt. There will be four qualifying runs, two on Friday and one Saturday morning. The final qualifying run Saturday afternoon will also serve as the first round of class eliminations.

Winner:        $4,000
Runner-Up:  $1,500
Semis:         $500
Quarters:     $250
Eighths:       $100

Opel Engineering FX Shootout and NSS Class Runoffs:

The Dave Duell Classic also features a special FX Shootout race on Saturday where all FX classes run in one eliminator with the overall winner taking home an award and $1,000 cash. There will also be special NSS class runoffs on Saturday with cash and awards to all A-G categories.

Reserved parking is available but in order to reserve a space, racers must contact Doug Duell ( before May 5, 2017. NMCA membership is not required when competing in the Dave Duell Classic. For NSS class rules log on to or call Gene Bergstrom at (714) 460-3813.