NHRA announces full schedule for 2023 Camping World Drag Racing Series

NHRA has announced details of the full schedule for the 2023 Camping World Drag Racing Series, which will include a pair of Pep Boys NHRA All-Star Callout races in Gainesville and Indianapolis, as well as a return to the fan-favorite Route 66 Raceway. , Sick.

The NHRA has previously released the dates for the first four events of the 2023 season, including the inaugural must-see, the 54th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway from March 9-12. The series is also making a much-anticipated return to Route 66 Raceway just outside of Chicago for the Route 66 NHRA Nationals presented by PEAK Performance on May 19-21. Chicago race tickets will go on sale in October. Considered one of the best facilities on the Tour, the track will host the first NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series since 2019, one of many exciting events for the upcoming season.

“We are thrilled to release our complete schedule for the 2023 season, which will bring incredible races to race tracks across the country,” said NHRA President, Glenn Cromwell. “We are proud of everyone who has worked so hard to get Route 66 back on our schedule. Starting with what will be a great start in Gainesville, there are so many exciting moments to look forward to next year. We appreciate our fans, racing teams, circuit partners and sponsors who all helped put the 2023 plan into place. implementation”.

After the previously announced races in Gainesville, which will also feature Pep Boys NHRA Top Fuel All-Star Callout, the final event at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Phoenix on March 24-26, the third annual Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals race at Pomona Raceway in March 30-April 2 and NHRA Four-Wide Nationals April 14-16 in Las Vegas The NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series will visit the latest model zMAX Dragway for the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals in Charlotte on April 28-30.

The NHRA then heads to Route 66 Raceway in May, which leads to back-to-back races at New England Dragway in Epping, NH and Bristol Dragway on June 2-4 and June 9-11. The annual leg to Thunder Valley will take place a week before 2023, giving teams a race weekend before the NHRA Nationals Race Equipment Summit at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio on June 22-25.

That leads to the popular three-race NHRA Western Swing, which will also have a new look for 2023. After the long ride to Bandimere Speedway in Denver for the Dodge Power Brokers NHRA Mile-High Nationals on July 14-16 to start the Western Swing race, the event Middle in the intense three-race trip will now be the Flav-R-Pac NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways in Seattle July 21-23. After a three-year hiatus, the NHRA is back on the track in 2022. With Seattle dropping into the middle race in 2023, the conclusion of the Western Swing race, the DENSO NHRA Sonoma Nationals will take place at the scenic Sonoma Raceway July 28-30.

From there, the teams will run back-to-back races at Heartland Motorsports Park in Topeka, Kansas for the Minards NHRA Nationals presented by PetArmor and Brainerd International Raceway for the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals August 11-13 and August 17-20. The regular season concludes with the annual Dodge Powerbrokers race party. 69th NHRA Nationals at Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park, August 30 – September. 4, highlighted by Pep Boys NHRA Funny Car All-Star Callout.

The high six-race countdown to Championship Qualifiers will begin with three consecutive weekends of racing, beginning with the Pep Boys NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway September 14-17 and continuing at ZMAX Dragway September 22-24 and then the annual event At the World Wide Technology Raceway in St. Louis on September 29 – October. 1.

The intense countdown competition ends with Texas NHRA FallNationals October 12-15 at Texas Motorplex, the second race of the season at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway October 26-29 and the NHRA Finals in Pomona on November 9. -12, where champions will be crowned in Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle.

Fans can renew or purchase their tickets for the 2023 season at https://www.nhra.com/schedule/2023. Details of the Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle class schedules will be announced soon, as well as specialty series such as the FuelTech NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing racing series presented by D-Wagon and the Constant Aviation Factory Stock Showdown.

All races during the 2023 NHRA will be broadcast exclusively on FOX Sports, with select events on the FOX Broadcast Network.

regular class

March 9-12

Amalie Engine Oil NHRA Gatornationals *

Gainesville, Florida.

March 24-26

NHRA Arizona Nationals


March 30 – April 2

Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals by ProtectTheHarvest.com

Pomona, California.

14-16 April

NHRA four citizens,

Las vigas

April 28-30

Thirteenth Annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals


May 19-21

Route 66 NHRA Nationals Presented by PEAK Performance


2-4 June

NHRA New England Nationals

Ebbing, New Hampshire

9-11 June

NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals

Bristol, Tenn.

June 22-25

The pinnacle of racing equipment for the NHRA Nationals

Norwalk, Ohio

14-16 July

Dodge Power Brokers NHRA Mile-High Nationals


From July 21 to 23

Flav-R-Pac NHRA Northwest Nationals


28-30 July

Denso NHRA Sonoma Nationals

Sonoma, California.

August 11-13

NHRA Nationals Menards Submitted by PetArmor

Topeka, Kan.

August 17-20

Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals

Brainerd, Minnesota.

August 30 – September. 4

Dodge Power Brokers NHRA US Nationals**


Championship countdown

September 14-17

Baby Boys NHRA Nationals

Reading, Pennsylvania.

September 22-24

NHRA Carolina Nationals


September 29 – October. 1

NHRA Midwest Nationals

Saint Louis

October 12-15

Texas NHRA FallNationals


October 26-29

NHRA Nevada Nationals

Las vigas

November 9-12

NHRA Finals, Pomona Raceway

Pomona, California.

*The race will also include an all-star callout for Pep Boys’ NHRA Funny Car

** The race will also include a Baby Boys NHRA Top Fuel All-Star callout