NHRA - National Hot Rod Association

Jul 23 - 25

NHRA Sonoma Nationals

Sonoma Raceway
15 feet

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The NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series is headed to wine country to Sonoma Raceway for the NHRA Sonoma Nationals. The second stop of the famed Western Swing, Sonoma Raceway has seen countless historical NHRA milestones. NHRA teams and fans alike look forward to this scenic track every year. Over 11,000+ horsepower is coming to rattle the wine country grapevines at the NHRA Sonoma Nationals in 2021!

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 800-870-RACE (7223). Purchase early and save!

How to Get There: Sonoma Raceway is 35 minutes north of San Francisco at the junction of highways 37 and 121. From Sacramento, take Interstate 80 to Highway 12 toward Napa/Sonoma to Highway 29 North. Follow Highway 29 to Highway 121, then head southwest to the track. For quick access, avoid using Highway 37 westbound from Vallejo to Highway 121. From East Bay cities, take I-580 west across the Richmond/San Rafael Bridge to Highway 101, then travel north to Highway 37 east and turn left onto Highway 121. The entrance to the track is on the left.

Visitor Information: Sonoma County Visitors Bureau, 866-996-1090, www.sonomavalley.com

Event Schedule

FRIDAY - July 23, 2021

Complete Racing Schedule

Sportsman Qualifying9:45 AM
Midway Open/Suggested Time of Arrival1:00 PM
Sportsman Eliminations3:00 PM
Pro Stock Qualifying Session6:30 PM
Top the Cops Exhibition7:30 PM
Nostalgia Cackelfest on the Return Road7:45 PM
Nitro Qualifying Session 8:05 PM

SATURDAY - July 24, 2021


Midway Open/Suggested Time of Arrival9:00 AM
Sportsman Eliminations9:15 AM
Toyota Autograph Session at the Toyota Display11:00 AM
Pro Stock Qualifying Session 12:00 PM
Nitro Qualifying Session 1:00 PM
Sportsman Eliminations2:00 PM
Pro Stock Qualifying Session 3:00 PM
Nitro Qualifying Session 4:00 PM
Sportsman Eliminations5:00 PM

SUNDAY - July 25, 2021


Midway Open/Suggested Time of Arrival10:00 AM

Nitro Eliminations - Round 1

11:00 AM

Pro Stock Eliminations - Round 112:00 PM
Nitro Eliminations - Round 212:50 PM
Pro Stock Eliminations - Round 21:20 PM
Sportsman Eliminations1:40 PM

Nitro Eliminations - Semi-Finals

2:15 PM

Pro Stock Eliminations - Semi-Finals2:30 PM

Sportsman Eliminations - Finals

2:40 PM

Pro Stock Eliminations - Finals3:35 PM

Nitro Eliminations - Finals

3:45 PM

* Schedule subject to change 
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