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May 8-9, Beacon Dragway - Paducah, Kentucky - 1/8th mile track - 8 car field
Win – 100
Runner-up – 90
Semi-finals – 80
First round – 70
Champion wins trophy,
plus choice of jacket or ring
1. 10 points
2. 9 pts
3. 8 pts
4. 7 pts
5. 6 pts
6. 5 pts
7. 4 pts
8. 3 pts
Points for setting records: Thirty (30) points will be awarded for setting a speed or ET record. ET must be backed up at event by second run within 1 percent to qualify as a new record. NHRA rules will apply for setting a record. Only one speed or ET record can be set per event.
General rules for 2015
Nostalgia Funny Car: The DRO rules for 2015 have not changed from 2014. NHRA Heritage Series rules apply except that the fuel pump does NOT have be certified and flowed by K.J. Crawford, but MUST be an approved part number.
Nostalgia Top Fuel: Dragster must be 100% NHRA Heritage Series legal.
Nostalgia Fuel Altered: DRO series Fuel Altereds must have a 100% legal NHRA Heritage Nostalgia Funny Car chassis and engine (NO EXCEPTIONS!), but instead of a Funny Car body it can have a Fuel Altered body. Front and rear wing are allowed. Minimum weight is 2250 lbs.
VP is ‘Official Fuel’ of Series
Nitromethane and alcohol fuels will be sold by VP Racing Fuels at a special discounted rate to all DRO series participants and will be delivered by VP representatives to the tracks prior to the event. Fuel must be pre-ordered.
Download the Pre-Order Form and send to the appropriate office by the deadlines listed on the form.
The VP regional offices responsible for each event are:
May 8-9: Beacon Dragway, VP MIDWEST: 812-466-1175; Fax - 812-466-1675; firstname.lastname@example.org
July 18-19: Maple Grove Raceway, VP EAST - 302-368-1500; Fax - 302-368-1869; email@example.com
Aug. 14-15: Beacon Dragway, VP MIDWEST: 812-466-1175; Fax - 812-466-1675; firstname.lastname@example.org
Aug. 28-29: Cordova International Raceway, VP MIDWEST: 812-466-1175; Fax - 812-466-1675; email@example.com
Sept. 11-12: US 131 Motorsports Park, VP MIDWEST: 812-466-1175; Fax - 812-466-1675; firstname.lastname@example.org
In addition, the winner will receive $125.00 and the runner-up $100.00 if they have VP decals on both sides of their cars throughout the event.
Technical questions regarding VP NitroRace or tuning can be directed to VP’s Tech Support staff at 812-878-2025 or email@example.com. Information about VP’s other products is available online at www.VPRacingFuels.com.
E.T. Record (Quarter Mile): Richard Hartman 5.6876,
E.T. Record (Eighth Mile): John Hale, 3.818,
2015 Hedman Husler Hedders