The 2012 International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) World Champion, Jay Turner, is looking to secure his fourth IHRA Championship at the Summit World Finals featuring Nitro Jam on October 9 – 10. Turner has a 67 point lead over Tracy Kile with only one race remaining for the Nitro Harley class this season at Memphis International Raceway.
The final stop on the 2015 Summit Pro-Am Tour is shaping up to be the biggest event of the season. This weekend, Carolina Dragway will host the Summit Pro-Am Tour finale with a triple race weekend.
Barbara Schultz, matriarch of the prolific racing family, passed away on August 23, 2015 after a prolonged illness at the age of 79.
The Summit SuperSeries presented by AMSOIL held its first of nine world championship events for the 2015 season. Spokane County Raceway hosted the team finals event that not only crowned IHRA champions for the division, but also kicks off the list of qualifiers for the Summit Super Series World Championship at the upcoming Summit World Finals. That event will crown a World Champion in Box, No Box and Junior Dragster categories. The Summit Super Series run-off regional champion from each of the division finals will go to Memphis International Raceway, October 9-10, 2015 for the culminating event.
The Summit Racing Equipment Pro Am tour event scheduled at Empire Dragway will be run 1/8 mile. The Box/No Box combo race scheduled for Saturday Night will remain 1/8 mile and the Joe’s Transmission TNT Super Series will also be contested 1/8 mile.