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Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout at NMCA Power Festival at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway May 28-31

Posted By: Event Coverage Team
NMCA is celebrating the 14th annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout, the longest running LS-based national event during the NMCA Power Festival at World Wide Technology at Gateway (Madison, IL) over the weekend of May 28-31, 2020. NMCA officials are giving away over $50,000 in cash, prizes, and giveaways in this special stop on the Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series tour. Included in the big payday are Chevrolet Performance LSX Bowtie blocks for winners of several drag racing categories on top of the purse and contingency winnings. The LSX Shootout is open to all LS and modern LT powered vehicles with two heads-up classes, two Index categories, and the Chevrolet Performance Street Car Challenge. Come in Thursday and enjoy an exclusive LSX Shootout Racer Appreciation Happy Hour with a FREE parts raffle with over $10,000 in giveaways call it a warm up before the on-track and car show action begins on Friday. Included in the six Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series categories are the heads-up 275 radial cars of Brian Tooley Racing Real Street (NMCA Xtreme Street rules), sealed crate motor racing of Chevrolet Performance Stock presented by Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center, and the index categories of LME Street King and Proform Rumble. Our friends in the performance division of the Chevrolet will be giving LSX bowtie blocks to the class winners in Real Street, CP Stock, Street King, Rumble, and Street Car Challenge. If street cars are your pleasure, there's an awesome opportunity to have fun at the LSX Shootout. Chevrolet Performance Street Car Challenge, which has a FREE entry valued up to $175, for the first 75 enthusiasts that pre-enter. It offers a casual atmosphere where enthusiasts can hang out at the Chevrolet Performance Street Car Challenge Pavilion and legally drag race their LS or modern LT-powered vehicles. Cash prizes are given out to average ET winners in the 9-, 10-, 11-, 12-, 13-, 14-, and 15-second zones, along with an Overall Winner and Overall Runner-Up. The LSX Shootout has been a longstanding tradition in the modern small-block street and race scene and the 2020 will help bring people together after the crazy pandemic and it is all thanks to our partners at Chevrolet Performance and Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center. In addition to the LSX Shootout, the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals launches back into action after this unscheduled break. Included in the show are the 4,000hp VP Racing Lubricants Xtreme Pro Mod door-slammers and a wild two-night shootout dubbed Mickey Thompson Radial Rampage that includes Radial vs. The World, Limited Drag Radial, and Mickey Thompson Street Outlaw 275 categories. Several popular index categories include Quick Fuel Technology Nostalgia Super Stock, as well as dozens of other awesome features like an all-American car show and Manufacturer's Midway. Combined, the event offers over $140,000 in purse, prizes, and giveaways to celebrate horsepower, muscle cars, and modern horsepower. For more information on the Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway (Madison, IL) the weekend of May 28-31, visit or email the NMCA office at [email protected]

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