Maple Grove will present the Keystone Diesel Truck Nationals presented by Mack Trucks and Denver Truck Painting on Saturday and Sunday. The family-friendly diesel truck fest — the largest of its kind on the East Coast — will include a truck show (sponsored by Hunter Peterbilt), diesel truck drag racing, Jet Funny Cars, a wheelstanding exhibition car, live music and a model truck exhibit.
Gates will open at 8 a.m. each day.
The Jet Funny Cars and exhibition wheelstander will make runs at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Saturday and at 1 p.m. on Sunday.
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Drag racers will be giving back to their community again on Sunday, Aug. 24, when they compete in the Race 4 Ronald’s House charity event at Maple Grove Raceway. All proceeds from the entry fees will be donated to the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House.
Race 4 Ronald’s House will be held during the rescheduled Spring Bracket Nationals, which was postponed due to rain earlier this season.
Drivers and riders will race for trophies, plaques and gift cards.
The entry fee is $65 and includes car or motorcycle, driver and one crew member. Racing is open to all types of cars, trucks and motorcycles. More >
Maple Grove will present the annual all-Ford Fun Ford event on Sunday, Sept. 14. The event includes an all-Ford car show, drag racing , manufacturers midway and swap meet. Gates will open at 8 a.m. with racing at 9 a.m. More >
2014 AmericanMuscle.com Mustang Show — Saturday, Aug. 16. Free spectator admission!
July 16, 2014 — Maple Grove Raceway announced today the following rules and run order revisions for its Sunoco Race Fuels Money Trail E.T. bracket racing series events. They will go into effect immediately. Page numbers refer to the 2014 MGR racer handbook.
P.C. Richard & Son Street class (page 9):
D.O.T. tires are required: two on front, two on rear of car. More >
The annual Super Chevy Show presented by Chevrolet Performance and Original Parts Group (www.SuperChevyShow.com) took place over the weekend of July 11-13 at Maple Grove Raceway. The world-famous all-Chevrolet event included drag racing, an extensive car show, a swap meet and manufacturers midway. The event drew 917 Chevrolet products (Chevrolet cars or cars powered by Chevrolet engines) to the facility.
The feature show was headlined by four Jet Dragsters (MAVTV Missile, Lucas Oil Terminal Velocity, Queen of Diamonds II and Jersey Thunder) and TV and motion picture star Brett “Big Schwag” Wagner. Wagner chose his 10 favorite cars in the car show for special awards on Saturday.
Local drag racers Denny and Elise Renninger took home two car show awards in the Super Chevy Magazine – Top 10 Editors Choice – Race Car category. The Renningers compete in MGR’s Sunoco Race Fuels Money Trail E.T. bracket racing series.
The three-day Chevrolet fest concluded at 6 p.m. Sunday with the final round of Pro Mod eliminations. Fredy Scriba of Millersville, Md., won the Pro Mod final on the starting line when opponent Frank Patille of Landerburg, Pa., fouled by only 1/1,000 second. To meet Patille in the finale of the 16-car Pro Mod field, Scriba defeated Ed Burnlay (Pasadena, Md.) in the first round, Vinny Budano (Hicksville, N.Y.) in the second round and Jeff Rodgers (Severn, Md.) in the semi-final. More >