NHRA - National Hot Rod Association

Sep 09 - 12

Mopar Express Lane NHRA Nationals Presented By Pennzoil

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It’s the first race of the NHRA Camping World Countdown to the Championship. The NHRA Mopar Express Lane NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil at Maple Grove Raceway kicks off NHRA’s playoff season. Maple Grove Raceway has seen record-breaking drag races including Brittany Force’s national elapsed time record in 2019. 

As always, fans will have the opportunity to interact with their favorite drivers, as Every Ticket's a Pit Pass® at the most powerful and sensory-filled motorsports attraction on the planet! Get direct access to the teams, see firsthand as the highly-skilled mechanics service their hot rods between rounds, and get autographs from your favorite NHRA drivers.

Tickets can be purchased online by clicking the TICKETS button above or by calling 610-856-9200. More information at maplegroveraceway.comPurchase early and save! 

Event Schedule

Thursday - September 9, 2021

Complete Racing Schedule
Sportsman Qualifying8:45 AM

FRIDAY - September 10, 2021


Sportsman Eliminations8:45 AM
Midway Opens Suggested Time of Arrival10:45 AM
Top Alcohol Qualifying Session12:15 PM
Sportsman Eliminations1:15 PM
Top Alcohol Qualifying Session3:15 PM
Top Fuel Harley Qualifying Session4:15 PM
Pro Stock Qualifying Session 4:45 PM
Nitro Qualifying Session 5:45 PM
Ernie Bogue “Beast From the East Jet Car” Jet Dragster Exhibition6:45 PM

SATURDAY - September 11, 2021


Sportsman Eliminations9:00 AM
Midway Open/Suggested Time of Arrival9:45 AM
Top Alcohol Qualifying Session10:15 AM
 Southeast Nostalgia Pro Stock Exhibition11:30 AM
Top Fuel Harley Qualifying Session11:45 AM
Pro Stock Qualifying Session 12:15 PM
Nitro Qualifying Session 1:15 PM
Top Alcohol Eliminations - Round 12:15 PM
Top Fuel Harley Qualifying Session3:15 PM
Pro Stock Qualifying Session 3:45 PM
Nitro Qualifying Session 4:45 PM
Top Alcohol Eliminations - Round 25:45 PM
Sportsman Eliminations6:15 PM

SUNDAY - september 12, 2021


Midway Open/Suggested Time of Arrival10:00 AM

Nitro Eliminations - Round 1

11:00 AM

Pro Stock Eliminations - Round 112:00 PM
Top Fuel Harley Eliminations - Round 112:40 PM
Top Alcohol Eliminations - Semi-Finals12:50 PM
Nitro Eliminations - Round 21:15 PM
Pro Stock Eliminations - Round 21:45 PM
Top Fuel Harley Eliminations - Semi-Finals2:05 PM
Sportsman Eliminations- Semi-Finals2:10 PM

Nitro Eliminations - Semi-Finals

2:45 PM

Pro Stock Eliminations - Semi-Finals3:00 PM
Top Alcohol Eliminations - Finals3:10 PM
Sportsman Eliminations- Finals3:15 PM
Top Fuel Harley Eliminations - Finals3:30 PM
Pro Stock Eliminations - Finals4:10 PM

Nitro Eliminations - Finals

4:20 PM

Winner's CircleOn the Starting Line
* Schedule subject to change 
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