The drag racing segment of week 10 at Atlanta Motor Speedway’s Friday Night Drags & Show-N-Shine has been cancelled due to inclement weather.Spectators who purchased tickets this week may return next Friday and show their ticket stub for entrance to week 11 of Friday Night Drags & Show-N-Shine on July 13.
Drag racing wrist bands from this week will be accepted for admission next week. Show-N-Shine competitors may show their wrist band for spectator entrance, but will have to pay the $20 entry fee to compete in the car show portion of next Friday’s events.
The annual Fourth of July fireworks display originally scheduled for July 6 will be rescheduled for a later date. The rescheduled date will be announced on www.atlantamotorspeedway.com once it is available.
Prior to the cancellation, Show-N-Shine car show winners were announced in eight categories. The Show-N-Shine competition featured everything from new imports to classic muscle cars and vehicles ranging as far back as the 1920s.
Below is a complete list of the July 6 winners:
Showroom Current (1973 through current):
First Place: Jimmy Clark, 1993 Ford Mustang Cobra
Second Place: Marlon Giles, 2005 Ford Mustang
Third Place: Chris Gallagher, 1998 Pontiac Trans-Am
Showroom Classic (1950 to 1972):
First Place: Patrick Curtis, 1966 Ford Galaxie
Second Place: Tabitha Taylor, 1971 Chevrolet Chevelle
Third Place: Bob Hawks, 1960 Chevrolet Impala
First Place: Mary Kilby, 2007 Honda Civic Si
Second Place: Tommy Peters, 2008 Dodge Caliber SRT-4
Third Place: Larry Martin, Mini Cooper
Classic Custom (1950 to 1972):
First Place: Charlie Richardson, 1968 Chevrolet El Camino SS
Second Place: Tony Bell, 1970 Chevrolet C10
Current Custom (1973 through current):
First Place: Steve Kochik, 2008 Ford Mustang
Second Place: Michael Copeland Jr., 2004 Ford Mustang Cobra
Third Place: Gina Moseley, 2010 Chevrolet Camaro
First Place: Adam Wallace, 1985 Chevrolet Silverado
Second Place: Harold Lamberson, 2002 Ford F-150 HD
Third Place: Roger Campbell, 1995 Ford Bronco XLT Sport
First Place: David Smith, 2005 International
Second Place: Terry Brown, 2005 Suzuki GSX-R
Third Place: Brad Wallace, 2001 Honda Shadow
Bob Hawks, 1960 Chevrolet Impala
Atlanta Motor Speedway’s Friday Night Drags & Show-N-Shine returns July 13 with week 11 of drag racing action. Gates open at 6:30 p.m. and nightly drag race eliminations start at 9:09 p.m.
Entry to drag race or for the Show-N-Shine is just $20 or competitors can purchase a combo ticket for $30. Spectator tickets at Friday Night Drags are just $8 for adults and children five and under are free. More information can be found at www.atlantamotorspeedway.com/drags.