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This weekend at JMP! Gorgeous weather and NO RAIN IN THE FORECAST!

Friday June 9th:  Test and Tune

Saturday June 10th:
Nostalgia Gassers
Drag Radial $100 Buy-in 100% Payout! (No Rules)
Index 6.00 $50 Buy-in 80% Payout
Index 7.00 $50 Buy-in 80% Payout
Box (Payouts on the website) Guaranteed Payout!
No-Box (Payouts on the website) Guaranteed Payout!
ET Class (Payouts on the website)

All Heads-up racing will be .400 pro tree.
Box, No-Box, & ET Payouts found here.

Upcoming Events / Bill the Butchers 85th Birthday Bash.
« on: May 03, 2017, 09:02:15 PM »
We are getting excited for our big event! Come join us for Bill's Birthday on Thursday and Friday for $0.85 lunch specials and Buy 1 Get 2nd package for $0.85 on all Bratwurst and Pork Burgers. Saturday we will host our first ever Car Show starting at 11 a.m. with a Whole Hog Lunch Plate for $5.00 plus in store special of Buy 4 Get 1 Free on Brats, Bacons, Bologna, Summer Sausage and Snack Sticks!

Upcoming Events / MOVED: I57 Dragstrip Schedule Posted
« on: April 25, 2017, 08:13:24 AM »

Gateway Motorsports Park / May 20th: Blacklight Slide - St. Louis
« on: April 24, 2017, 11:11:01 PM »

Blacklight Slide™ is a unique night experience focused on UV Neon Glowing fun! Glowing sliders attend from all over with friends and family for the night of their lives sliding down the Blacklight Slide with neon glow in the dark water running down it; every participant will certainly Get Glowed™! With the best after party in the world and the best music pumping from one of the top DJ’s in the country you will have the time of your life. The Blacklight Slide™ will leave you glowing with amazement and waiting for the next one!


1) Wear a white shirt or suitable swimsuit top. Swimsuits are welcome.

2)Grab your tube for optimal sliding!

3) HAVE FUN! When you’re done sliding you’ll be covered in Blacklight Slide™ UV Neon Glowing water colors!

4) Have the time of your life at the Blacklight Slide™ After Party! With Neon Glow in the dark water and music to make your head spin from one of the top DJ’s in the country brought to your city just for you.

By the end, you will look like you fell into a Ghost Buster’s movie (minus the slime) and covered with different colored Blacklight Slide™ UV Neon Glow. This is the first of its kind at night and is quickly sweeping the nation!


– Unlimited trips down the glowing Blacklight Slide™
– Blacklight Slide™ Glow in the Dark Tattoo
– Blacklight Slide™ Special Edition Towel
– Donation to a local charity
– Admission to Blacklight Slide™After Party!

St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous returns May 12-13, 2017

Nostalgia drag racing, hot rod custom car show, pin-up girl contest, rockabilly bands, burn-out contest

The fourth annual St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous will take place May 12-13, 2017 at the Gateway Motorsports Park Dragplex. The popular throwback event will feature nostalgia drag racing (including Nostalgia Funny Cars), a pin-up girl contest, a traditional custom car and hot rod show (nothing newer than 1972) and rockabilly bands.

All-nostalgia drag racing will include: Nitro Nostalgia Funny Car exhibitions, the Nostalgia Gassers Racing Association, the Great Lakes Funny Car Association, the Nostalgia Drag Racing League, the Victory Nostalgia Super Stock Series, the Ozark Mountain Super Shifters and bracket racing for 1979-and-older vehicles. More groups to be added! Contact drag strip manager George Whitaker ( ) or John Bisci ( ) to get your car club or racing group involved with the show.

For those who like to smoke their own, a burn-out contest will be held after the car show.

The pin-up girl contest will be open to ladies 18 and older.

The traditional hot rod and custom car show is open to cars 1972-and-older, including rat rods, traditional customs and lead sleds, choppers, hot rods and bone-stock autos.

The band schedule will be released at a later date.

The 2017 event will feature early parking on Thursday afternoon as well as a Thursday night cruise to Ron's Chuck-A-Burger for a kick-off party. Friday evening will feature time trials and qualifying. Saturday is the big show and runs from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday will once again be reserved as the rain/make-up date (we proved in 2016 that we will do everything possible to get the show done on Saturday night!).

Watch GMP’s Facebook and Twitter pages for updates, schedules and pricing. Click here for the event’s Facebook page.

The detailed run schedule and classes will be announced at the PRI Trade Show in Indianapolis in December.

Don't waste your time at a wannabe event...attend the 4th Annual St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous at Gateway Motorsports just keeps getting bigger.

Jeffers Motorsports park / May 13th: Southern Pro Mods
« on: April 24, 2017, 11:05:55 PM »
Southern Pro Mods
The Fastest Index Pro Mods in the Mid-South will be at Jeffers Motorsports Park. Saturday May 13th 2017

Admission is $15 (Kids 12 and under are free)

The Southern Pro Mods will be run along with our regular bracket points program through out the evening.


Gateway Motorsports Park / May 6th: Bubble RUN St. Louis 2017!
« on: April 24, 2017, 11:01:47 PM »
How does this all go down?
Super simple!
Clad in white t-shirts, Participants run, walk, dance and play across 5 Kilometers (3.1 miles) of absolute fun! Waves start every 3-5 minutes, then at each kilometer participants will run through the Bubble Bogs where there is enough colored foam to cover you from head to toe!
Each of the four Bubble Bogs along the course are represented by different colored foam for you to frolic through!
We're all about maximum fun, and with that comes a few simple rules:
Rule 1: All levels of runners, walkers, twirlers, dancers and strollers are welcome to the Bubble Run™, but follow the announcer's instructions at all times!
Rule 2: Wear white for maximum (washable) color exposure!
Rule 3: Enjoy being a kid again!

Gateway Motorsports Park / MAY 5: Midnight Madness - Cinco de Madness
« on: April 24, 2017, 11:00:02 PM »
It's Midnight Madness Cinco de Mayo-style at Gateway Motorsports Park. Midnight Madness fueled by Monster Energy is back with all your favorites - Street-legal racing, drifting, DJ Frizzy and 10 o'clock throwdown t-shirt toss! It's $25 to race or drift and $15 to watch. Kids 12 and under are free! Drag. Drift. Fiesta!

6 p.m. Gates Open/Tech Inspection begins
7 p.m. Racing begins
8:30 p.m. Midway activities/entertainment begin
11:30 p.m. Tech Card Sales conclude
12:45 p.m. Tech Inspection concludes
1 a.m. Back of staging lanes close – wrap-up remaining runs
1:15 a.m. Pit Sweep/Facility closes

Sullivan Shifters Auto Swap Meet Mar 18 2017 @ Sullivan County Fairgrounds

The 5th annual Sullivan County Shifters Automotive and Automobilia Swap Meet in Sullivan, IN on March 18, 2017 from 8am- 1pm, Buyers- Free but donations accepted, Vendors- Inside spaces 10’X10′ each $15 per space. Inside space limited to the first 50 spaces sold. We sold out of inside spaces the last 2 years. Outside spaces/ car corral approx. 10’w by 20’d $15 per space. Early set up Friday March 17th 5pm-8pm Saturday 6am-8am

Upcoming Events / Swap Meet: Six Flags Swap Meet/Garage Sale. March 4th
« on: February 13, 2017, 05:19:17 PM »
The 2017 Eureka Chamber of Commerce Garage Sale will be Saturday, March 4th from 8:00 am -2 pm at the Six Flags St. Louis Parking Lot

Upcoming Events / Swap Meet: Cape Girardeau Mo
« on: February 13, 2017, 04:28:33 PM »
Capaha 51st Annual Swap Meet Cape Girardeau MO Feb 19 2017

Featuring antique & classic car, truck & tractor parts.

Heated arena, tables and chairs available for rent.  Free entry to arena building.  Food and drinks available.  For additional information call Dave Jackson 573-979-3454

Upcoming Events / Mid-West Pro Mod Series
« on: February 01, 2017, 10:16:11 AM »

Mid-West Pro Mod Series Preliminary Rules/ Regulations/ Payouts


Safety Rules:
We will run full rules for safety and post later but nothing you aren't use to!

960 cubic inch limit
5.3" Bore Space max 2400 pound minimum (note 25lbs more)
5.2" Bore Space max 2300 pound
5.0" Bore Space max 2200 pound

no overdrive limit
5.0" bore space max
2450 pound minimum (note this will be watched close FYI)

Big Block 5.0 bore space max
92% overdrive max 2475 pounds minimum (just added)
98% overdrive max 2500 pounds minimum (note was 92% now 98%)
128% overdrive max 2650 pounds minimum (note 128 max)
Small Block 4.5 bore space max (note just added)
2450 pounds minimum

5.0 bore space max
2300 pounds (note lowered)

5.0" bore space max
88 mm max 2450 pound minimum
(+50 pounds for 94 mm)
(+100 pounds for 98 mm and larger)

Event Locations & Dates
April 21st-22nd PSCA Heads-Up Hootenanny II (Gateway Motorsports Park Madison, IL)
May 12th-13th Osage Casinos Throw Down In T-Town (Tulsa Raceway Park Tulsa OK)
August 4th-5th PSCA Street Car Super Nationals St Louis (Gateway Motorsports Park Madison, IL)
Sept 8th-9th (locking down a track or could have one more in Tulsa)
October 13th-14th Osage Casinos Throw Down In T-Town (Tulsa Raceway Park Tulsa OK)

PS: We will have OutLaw ProMods at the Throw Down's for the guys that don't want to run the Mid-West Pro Mod Series Class which will take the place of Pro-Nitrous and Pro Boost Class.

Pay-Outs - Entry Fees:
Entry $400
Winner $10,000
Runner Up $3000
Semis $500
Quarters $200
16 Car field 1st round losers can buy back into the Slammer Class.

Non-Qualifiers can buy back into a new race Slammer Class which is a full run field and everyone is drawed for pairing for 1st round. The 1st round losers in the Top 16 can buy back into the Slammer Class after their 1st round and again this is a draw who you run class.
Pay-Outs - Entry Fees:
Must have 16 or more for full payout if not its 100% payback of whats put in!
Entry $250
Winner $3000
Runner Up $1000
Semis $500

Points are awarded as follows:
25 Points Show up Points With Paid Entry
20 Points per round Win
10 extra points event winner

Qualifying position earns points as follows:
(3 rounds qualifying)
#1 qualifier: 16 points
#2 qualifier: 15 points
#3 qualifier: 14 points
#4 qualifier: 13 points
#5 qualifier: 12 points
#6 qualifier: 11 points
#7 qualifier: 10 points
#8 qualifier: 9 points
#9 qualifier: 8 points
#10 qualifier: 7 points
#11 qualifier: 6 points
#12 qualifier: 5 points
#13 qualifier: 4 points
#14 qualifier: 3 points
#15 qualifier: 2 points
#16 qualifier: 1 point

Slammer Class
5 Points per round win
Winner 3 extra points (example winner would get 8pts 5 for rd win 3 for winning class)

Tie Breaker:
In the unlikely event a tie should occur, the following procedure would be used to determine a winner.
1) Most event wins.
2) Most event runner-ups.
3) Most number of events entered.
4) Most event round wins.
Should a tie still exist after the above procedures are implemented, the tied competitors will be declared co-champions and all awards
(where possible) will be shared equally between the co-champions.

Points Champion:
Will receive a Custom Jacket, Hat & Ring plus $2500

Jordan Grunwald is NHRA Certifed and in the event a issue comes up he will get with board!

Live Feed ( Chad Reynolds):
All racers will be expected to give interviews in pits and can speak as FREE are you want nothing will be deleted! Chad will make you talk trash on someone :-)!

Membership fee & Drag Illustrated:
$75 membership fee to support Drag Illustrated (paid to them) so they will make space for every event in the Magazine, Live Facebook Show and help cost of them coming to event!
This will also get you a 12 month subscription to the Magazine.

Marketing Partners Opportunities:
We have secured 12 sponsors which helps pay the purse so please support them and if you would like to help Call Keith Haney 918-260-6565.

We DON'T make any money at any event we hope this helps the tracks and

Rules Board:
This is consist of 5 and 2 outsider.

Track Prep:
This is on the track and we as racers and tuners have to race what they have given us NO BITCHING the tracks run the race!

Jerry Bickel Race Cars
Extreme Racing Products - Larry Jeffers Race Cars
Dave Pierce & Dave's Claremore RV, Inc.
Jim Sackuvich Motorsports
Keith Haney Racing
Daniel Pharris
Reher-Morrison Racing Engines
Mel Roth
Chris Blair
Gateway Motorsports Park
Tulsa Raceway Park
Suburban Chevrolet
Miami Auto Supercenter
Grand Prix Auto Sports Centers
Mark Micke
B&C Trailer Services

St Louis Drag Racing Discussion / EXTREME Giveaway!
« on: December 10, 2016, 12:21:44 PM »
From now until the first of the year when you register and Interact on our new website you will be entered to win a case of Extreme Racing Motor Oil.

Winner will be drawn in January 2017. The winner will have the choice of 15W-40, 20W-50, SAE-50 or SAE-70

Courtesy of out sponsor Extreme Racing Oil.

STLDR News / NEW SPONSOR: Extreme Brand Products
« on: December 08, 2016, 11:24:59 PM »
We would like to introduce our latest sponsor Extreme Brand Products. They are a newly found petroleum product company that will be manufacturing racing fuels, racing oil and many other lubricants geared towards the extreme conditions that racers put their engine and other mechanical part through.

Visit Extreme Brand Products website at . .

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