NHRDA Midwest Truckin' Nationals Swept Into St. Louis
25 June 2017 Marysville, WA - The NHRDA Midwest Truckin' Nationals swept into St. Louis and Gateway Motorsports Park for a full day of action in the Hot Shot's Secret Diesel Drag Racing Series and NHRDA Diesel Sled Pulling Series.
This weekend we had former National and World Champion, Jared Jones, making his first appearance of the year in the Top Diesel class. In Pro Stock, Steve Royalty made the drive from Ohio to try and qualify for the NHRDA World Finals. Chris Buhidar came from San Antonio trying to earn National Points in the Super Street class presented by Industrial Injection in an attempt to gain some ground on the points leader.
In the Super Diesel class presented by ARP, the #1, #2, #5, #9 and #11 in the points showed up and battled it out for not only the win but the valuable National Points.
Sportsman saw the same battle of the top NHRDA racers as #1, #3, #4, #5 and #12 converged at Gateway Motorsports Park for the NHRDA Midwest Truckin' Nationals.
On Saturday night the Sled Pulls saw former World and National Super Stock Champion Brad Ingram grab his first win of the season. Susan Ingram was the winner in the Pro Stock class presented by South Bend Clutch. Rob Spray got the win in the Limited Pro Stock class.
The NHRDA will now head west to Salt Lake City for the first time ever as the Rocky Mountain Nationals presented by Industrial Injection will be at Rocky Mountain Raceways and Deseret Peak Complex on July 14th & 15th.