Drag Illustrated Issue 178, September / October 2022 - Page 52


event was slated for two days .
A pair of bracket points weekend races were held in May , along with the 301 Nation Grudge- Fest . The first Thursday night Street Fightz of 2022 was also held in late May .
June was highlighted with the Heads-Up True Street event , as well as the Monsters of Metal Truck Show .
July saw the return of Pro Modified cars to U . S . 13 Dragway , with the Northeast Outlaw Pro Mod series holding an invitational event . Late July saw a lot of action with the 32-Car Summer Shootout , along with bracket test and tune .
Among the most anticipated events held at U . S . 13 Dragway is the annual Chevy Show Shine and Drags Weekend , now in its 59th running . The weekend also features the third Summer Shootout for Crouch Automotive Top E . T ., Mod and OBHF Pro Bike .
The finale of the Summer Shootout series was slated for September 9 , with a special 64-car shootout . On September 10 , U . S . 13 scheduled the popular Jerry Ketterman Bad 8 series , along with $ 5k Crouch Automotive Top E . T ., Mod , and OBFH Pro Bike . The weekend closed with Fast Ford Sunday and Car Show event , along with another opportunity for dial-in racers to showcase their skills .
Another three days of big-money bracket racing is scheduled in mid-September with the running of the second annual Coast Clash , featuring three 10-granders . In late September , the 410 Grudge Dreams Shore Showdown returns for two days of action , featuring Heads-Up True Street . The final Thursday night Street Fightz is slated for September 29 .
Top Eliminator bracket racing will be featured for four straight days in early October with the Mutt & Jeff Fall Brawl . To close out the 2022 season , all five classes of U . S . 13 Dragway ’ s bracket divisions will be represented at the Halloween Shootout Weekend event , slated for October 28-30 .
The Halloween event will conclude U . S . 13 Dragway ’ s season until next April , when the track reopens and celebrates its historic 60th season . DI
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