Due to the illegal street racing activities in Wichita and the surrounding areas Kansas Dragway is working to create a fun safe place to be a couple of nights a month, we are going to try to take it off of the streets and bring it to the track! If the events are successful we will add more events in the future so it is up to us to push these events as much as possible
Friday Night Street Drags at Kansas International Dragway
(On what nights does this event take place) all Friday nights July 16th, July 23rd, August 6th, August 13th, and August the 27th are the dates we are racing
(What does it cost to watch?) Spectators ($20 a carload) or $10 a person (Kids 12 and under are free when accompanied by an adult)
(What does it cost to Run on track) $25 car and driver
(What time do the gates open?) 8 pm Friday evening
(What times do we get to go down the track )( from 9 PM and the staging lanes close at 1:30 AM)
(Can I bring my cooler) yes but no glass bottles are allowed at the facility
(Can I bring my grill) (No)
(What safety standards do I need to meet on my vehicle or motorcycle to participate)? Motorcycle, leather shoes, leather gloves, Helmet that meets meets safety requirements, and a leather or plated riding jacket. (Motorcycle must pass tech inspection) (Car) you must wear pants, and shirt with sleeves, coolant recovery system, helmet at 13.99, and vehicle must pass technical inspection see NHRA rule book online for details.
(How many runs can I make?) we will have other cars and motorcycles there but since we will not be running in classes you can run all you want in the time allotted.
(Can I have a friend ride with me) (Unfortunately not but we will have ride along instruction available for those that request it. (our tech inspectors and team members can help you learn how to race!
What Sponsors help to put this all together?
Sandlian Iron and Metal
Sammy at Smart Choice powertrain!
Mel Hambelton Ford
Kammerer Auto Body and Paint
LSX Innovations Bend Oregon
Detail Dudes (Vehicle detail)
And all of our great sponsors (See Website and Facebook for details)
(Can I talk to somebody about these events as i have never competed in Drag Racing prior to this?) yes you can call or Text Dave Dockens at 316-833-4556
So lets take it off of the street and bring it to the track at Kansas International Dragway at 7860 West 61st street or (61st and Ridge road as we like to call it) so get off your rear and be there!