Dan Hix (far lane) got this year’s March Meet Altered win over Jeremy Sullivan. (Tim Marshall photo)
NHRA officials have announced the 2015 NHRA Hot Rod Heritage Racing Series schedule. Entering its eighth season, the NHRA Hot Rod Heritage Racing Series features Nostalgia Funny Cars and Dragsters along with classes for front-engine dragsters, altereds, and gassers.
“The NHRA Motorsports Museum is proud once again to have our three Hot Rod Reunions be a part of the NHRA Heritage Series,” said Larry Fisher, executive director of the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum. “The Hot Rod Reunions and the Heritage Series are just one of the ways that the NHRA Motorsports Museum and NHRA work with you to preserve and celebrate the story of American Hot Rodding. By being a part of the Reunions, racers and spectators alike help us share this uniquely American story with future generations.”
March 6-9: March Meet, Auto Club Famoso, Bakersfield, Calif. (TF, FC, Groups 1 & 2)
April 10-12: Nostalgia Reunion, Sacramento Raceway, Sacramento, Calif. (Groups 1 & 2)
May 15-17: Ignitor, Firebird Raceway, Boise, Idaho (FC)
June 5-6: Summer Kick-Off, Rocky Mountain Raceways, West Valley City, Utah (FC, Groups 1 & 2)
June 18-20: Hot Rod Reunion, Beech Bend Raceway, Bowling Green, Ky. (TF)
July 25-26: National Open, Mission Raceway Park, Mission, British Columbia (FC)
Aug. 13-16: Nightfire Nationals, Firebird Raceway (TF, FC)
Sept. 12-14: New England Hot Rod Reunion, New England Dragway, Epping, NH (Affiliate Event)
Sept. 19-20: Nostalgia Fall Championships, Auto Club Famoso (Group 2)
Oct. 23-25: California Hot Rod Reunion, Auto Club Famoso (TF, FC)
Classes: TF – Nostalgia Top Fuel; FC – Nostalgia Funny Car; Group 1: A/Fuel, Jr. Fuel, 7.0 Eliminator; Group 2: NE 1, NE 2, NE 3, A/Gas, B.Gas, C/Gas, D/Gas, and Hot Rod.