NHRA Story
Popular Traxxas Nitro Shootout ticket package returns for Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals
Wednesday, July 16, 2014


NHRA and Traxxas have partnered to once again offer fans a special Traxxas Nitro Shootout ticket package for the 60th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis, Aug. 27-Sept. 1.

The Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals, the world’s most prestigious drag race, is also the final regular season race in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series where the top-10 fields for the Countdown to the Championship playoffs will be set.

The Traxxas Nitro Shootout features $100,000 specialty bonus races for both Top Fuel and Funny Car. In honor of the Traxxas Nitro Shootout, NHRA is offering a special Saturday, Sunday, and Monday ticket-bundle package at a discount rate for fans to catch the Traxxas Nitro Shootout for Top Fuel on Saturday and the Traxxas Nitro Shootout for Funny Car on Sunday and see the event champions crowned during Monday’s final eliminations.

“We have teamed up with Traxxas once again to give fans a special Traxxas Nitro Shootout ticket package,” said Randy Simpson, Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis general manager. “We are certain fans will want to take advantage of this special opportunity to purchase tickets for the Traxxas Nitro Shootouts at a discounted rate so they can maximize their Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals experience.”

Fans who are interested in reserved seats can purchase the three-day ticket package for $123 (Best Available in Tier 2), a $60 savings, and fans who are interested in general admission seats can purchase the three-day set for $110, a $43 savings. Kids 12 and younger get in free with a paying general admission adult. To purchase these ticket packages, call the NHRA Ticket Sales Center at (800) 884-NHRA or visit NHRAtix.com/TraxxasShootout.

Not only will fans that purchase the Traxxas Nitro Shootout ticket package get tickets to the three days of heart-pounding NHRA action at a discounted rate, but they will also receive a 10 percent discount coupon for any Traxxas product purchased at the event and also be automatically entered to win a Traxxas Slash R/C Truck (valued at $249.99).

These ticket packages are available for a limited time. The grand-prize winner will be selected Aug. 22.