After the most successful opening night in the four-year history of Friday Night Drags, Atlanta Motor Speedway's summer drag racing series will return on May 14.
The opening night of Friday Night Drags on April 30 featured more than 260 drag racers and 115 show cars exhibiting in front of a crowd exceeding 4,000 fans.
Atlanta Motor Speedway will play host to additional Friday Night Drags non-points events – on Friday, May 14 and Friday, May 21 – prior to the start of the series' points-racing opener on Friday, June 4.
Friday Night Drags Series is a heads up, street-style drag racing series on Atlanta Motor Speedway's eighth-mile pit road featuring 15 classes of straight-line speed. Drag racing action is open to any automobile and driver possessing a valid driver's license. In addition to the on-track drag racing action, a Show-N-Shine car show also takes place each Friday night, including a track cruise on the Speedway's full 1.54-mile quad oval track.
Spectator entry to Friday Night Drags is just $7 and children ages five and younger are admitted free of charge. Infield parking for the event is $20 (motorcycles park free on the Infield), while exterior parking is free. Drag racing or Show-N-Shine entry is only $20 or competitors can purchase a combo entry for just $30.
For more information on Atlanta Motor Speedway's Friday Night Drags, contact the Atlanta Motor Speedway Ticket Office at (770) 946-4211, (877) 9-AMS-TIX, or visit www.atlantamotorspeedway.com.