The sixth annual Carlyle Tools NHRA Carolina Nationals presented by NAPA Auto Parts is the first race of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series’ Countdown to the Championship. The event takes place at zMAX Dragway in Concord, North Carolina, using only two of the track’s four drag strips, Friday through Sunday, September 13th through 15th and features all four of the Mello Yello Series categories – Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle.
Last year’s winners – Shawn Langdon (Top Fuel), Ron Capps (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) – will return to zMAX Dragway to defend their titles. The weekend will also feature the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series and the NHRA Pro Mod Series.
On-track activities for the Mello Yello Series get underway Friday at 4:15 and 6:45 p.m. ET with the first two qualifying sessions of the event. Pro qualifying concludes on Saturday with sessions at 12:15 and 2:30 p.m. ET. Final eliminations get underway Sunday at noon ET.
Tickets are still available for the NHRA Carolina Nationals - find out more about the event and purchase tickets at www.zmaxdragway.com.
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