Some off-season revelations from the home base of NMRA, NMCA & NMCA WEST racing…..
ProMedia Events Partners with BangShift.com
ProMedia, home of the NMRA, NMCA and NMCA WEST, is proud to announce an exciting new partnership with BangShift.com for the upcoming season. As a result of this partnership, four NMRA and NMCA events will include a live feed in 2016 bringing all the drag racing action of these premier grassroots American muscle car series’ to fans across the globe.
“Over the last few years, we’ve developed a great friendship with Chad Reynolds and Brian Lohnes of BangShift and we had a huge success with their live feed at our NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl event at Route 66 Raceway this last July,” said National Event Director Rollie Miller. “We are very excited to be partnering with them and stepping up to four events in 2016.”
BangShift Editor-in-Chief Brian Lohnes said, “Working with the NMRA/NMCA is really great. The reaction we got from streaming the Joliet event in 2015 was pretty astounding. Going to four events this year will help build even more awareness for some of the most exciting drag racing on the planet!”
2016 NMRA/NMCA EVENTS BROADCAST LIVE ON BANGSHIFT.COM:
8th Annual NMRA/NMCA All-Star Nationals – Atlanta Dragway, Commerce, GA
15th Annual NMCA All-American Nationals & 10th Annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout – Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
11th Annual Nitto Tire NMCA/NMRA Super Bowl of Street-Legal Drag Racing – Route 66 Raceway, Joliet, IL
15th Annual NMCA World Street Finals – Summit Motorsports Park, Norwalk, OH
Since 1999, the NMRA has brought Ford and Mustang fans the “#1 All-Ford Motorsport Event” in the country. NMRA events offer competitive grassroots all-Ford drag racing combined with huge all-Ford car shows, manufacturers’ midways, burnout contests, grudge nights, featured classes, celebrity visits and more! Make sure you’re a fan of the NMRA Facebook page to get all of the latest news, information, inside scoop and updates about all NMRA events. Read about the NMRA racers, crew and sponsors in Race Pages, the official publication of the NMRA, or check out the website at www.NMRAdigital.com. The NMCA Muscle Car Nationals is the #1 street-legal motorsports show in the United States featuring all-American muscle car drag racing, huge all-domestic car shows, manufacturers midway, swap meet and more. NMCA event action can be found regularly in Fastest Street Car, NMCA’s official monthly publication. For more information about the NMCA, please visit www.NMCAdigital.com and make sure you’re a fan of the NMCA Facebook page. All NMRA and NMCA events are family-friendly, where kids 12 and under are free.
For more information visit http://bangshift.com.
Three 2016 Events to Feature Turbo Coyote Shootout
The NMRA Competition Department is pleased to announce that the exciting Turbo Coyote Shootout will be featured at three huge events in the upcoming season. Sponsored by Fluid Turbo Concepts (FL), JPC Racing (PA) and Henchmen Racing (KY), the NMRA Turbo Coyote Shootout is designed for the some of the fastest late-model Fords on the planet! Turbocharged coyote-powered Mustangs are matched in a heads-up competition showcasing the incredible power of Ford’s flagship platform.
“We’re thrilled to announce that the Turbo Coyote Shootout will be back in 2016 at three of our biggest events,” said National Event Director Rollie Miller. “Ford Performance built an awesome platform in the Coyote engine and it provides loads of excitement for our racers and our fans.”
This heads-up drag racing class caught everyone’s attention at the NMRA World Finals last year where fans and racers watched history unfold with record-breaking performances, wheels-up launches and close finishes.
In 2016, the Turbo Coyote Shootout will be featured at these three NMRA Keystone Automotive Ford Nationals events:
22nd Annual Nitto Tire NMRA Spring Break Shootout at Bradenton Motorsports Park in Bradenton, Florida on March 3-6
16th Annual NMRA Ford Motorsport Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway in Mohnton, PA on April 28-May 1
18th Annual Nitto Tire NMRA All-Ford World Finals at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky on September 29-October 2, 2016
Open to all single- and twin-turbocharged Coyote 5.0L-powered 2005-16 Mustangs, complete rules and payouts for the Turbo Coyote Shootout are available at:
For more information about Fluid Turbo Concepts visit fluidturbo.com, for JPC Racing visit www.jpcracing.com and for Henchmen Racing visit www.facebook.com/Henchmen-Racing.
New and Improved Media
The official publications for the National Mustang Racers Association (NMRA) and the National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) just received a major facelift for a huge improvement in the upcoming year and beyond!
Starting with the January 2016 issues, NMRA’s Race Pages and NMCA’s Fastest Street Car magazines are now printed on high-quality glossy paper and perfect-bound without staples. In addition, the unique size of these great looking magazines compliment the exciting photography and stories of the race cars, drivers, fans, race teams and venues that make each series the best muscle car motorsport events in the United States.
The January issue of Race Pages was shipped to NMRA members, subscribers and performance automotive retailers earlier this month and the response has been outstanding. Fastest Street Car January issue, in the new and improved format, will be on the shelves of local performance automotive retailers and in subscriber’s mailboxes starting next week.
ProMedia Events and Publishing President/CEO Steve Wolcott said, “This upgrade to our flagship publications has already been well accepted in the marketplace. Our editors have a renewed sense of excitement that will be reflected in the thrilling content we have in store for the future.”
About ProMedia LLC:
ProMedia LLC has been the leader in muscle car motorsport events and publishing since 1998. Located in Santa Ana, CA, ProMedia is the home of the National Mustang Racers Association (NMRA), the National Muscle Car Association (NMCA), the NMCA WEST Street Car Nationals, and the Chevy High Performance Nationals. With hundreds of participating manufacturers and the largest all-cash contingency programs in street-legal drag racing, these events attract thousands of racers, fans and manufacturers each year at racetracks across the United States. Additionally, ProMedia publishes Race Pages, the official publication of NMRA, and Fastest Street Car, the official publication of the NMCA and NMCA WEST.
www.NMRAdigital.com , www.NMCAdigital.com and www.NMCAwest.com are the official websites of ProMedia Events attracting over 100,000 unique visitors each month.
Posted by: Camee Edelbrock
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