Story By: SCOTT SMITH / NHRA – GLENDORA, CA – Tickets are now on sale for the eighth annual NHRA New England Nationals. This event marks the 17th stop on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing tour.
The event will take place August 21-23 at New England Dragway in Epping, New Hampshire, moving from the normal July date. The NHRA New England Nationals will showcase all the intense racing action that fans in the region have come to expect.
Steve Torrence (Top Fuel) and Matt Hagan (Funny Car) both took home titles at the 2019 event.
Competition will feature the 11,000-horsepower nitro fueled Top Fuel and Funny Car classes. After taking a hiatus from the event schedule in 2019, the ever-thrilling Pro Stock category will be making a much-anticipated return in 2020.
NHRA fans can take part in the Mello Yello Walking Tour to see the cars and teams hard at work in the pits. Fans can also attend Pro Stock School and Nitro School to learn how the cars operate and reach their thrilling speeds. New England Dragway will also host a Mello Yello autograph session and allow fans to meet their favorite drivers as well as the Sealmaster Track Walk hosted by NHRA announcer Joe Castello. Another can’t-miss experience is the winner’s circle celebration on Sunday after racing concludes. NHRA fans are invited to congratulate the winners of the event as they celebrate their victories.