Interim Manager Named With Racing into October

The 2018 schedule of events will continue into October at the Onawa Racing and Events Complex. This Saturday and Sunday, September 29 & 30 is the Fall Bracket Classic Special. Enhanced payout is both Top and Modified Eliminators plus Sportsman, Trophy and Junior Dragster classes will be contested. In addition “THE BEST IN THE MIDWEST TEAM CHALLENGE will take place. Details on the Fall Classic Bracket Special are included below.

DJ Lindner who has been involved in drag race operations for numerous years has been named the OREC interim drag race manager. Linder, from South Dakota gained most of his operational experience at the Thunder Valley Raceway and is looking forward to this opportunity. “I enjoy the racers and providing a great track to race on” said Linder, who will oversee the Fall Classic this weekend.    

Fall Bracket Classic Details, Sat & Sun, Sept 29 & 30

Top Eliminator $1500 to win guaranteed at 33 cars!

Modified Eliminator $ 1000 to win guaranteed at 33 cars!

We will also be running Sportsman, Trophy and Junior Dragster classes!

PLUS Top Eliminator is having a BEST IN THE MIDWEST TEAM CHALLENGE. This is a 3 person team Top Bulb showdown where WINNERS take all!!! The three person teams (3 different people & cars) top bulb entry fee is $300 per team with no buy backs AND team parings will be by card draw system. The team that has the black card will select their driver first. Red card will have choice of the second driver. Win two and the team advances to next round but you can still run the third if you would like. Potential Bye for the team will be decided by the total of the best two reaction times of the winning teams from the previous round. Depending on the amount of teams that participate, the plan is to run 2-3 rounds Saturday and the conclusion on Sunday.

The Saturday and Sunday (Sept 29 & 30) bracket classes will be at the normal OREC entry fee. All track rules apply to all races. Saturday and Sunday bracket races will have buybacks. Motorcycles are more than welcome in all races!!!

Gates open Saturday at 9 AM with time trials at 10 AM and re-open Sunday at 8:30 AM with time trails again at 9 AM.

Time trials for the Best in the Midwest Challenge will be with Top ET both days (no separate time trials). For more information and to register for the Midwest Challenge please contact Mark Wudel 605-321-6357, Bo Sanders 402-432-8641 or Dustin Smiley 515-231-6702. Entry for the Midwest Challenge will be paid at the gate. The Challenge is presented by Tripzip Promotions by racers for racers!


Saturday, Sept 29 & 30 Fall Bracket Classic Open 9 AM (Saturday)

Saturday, Oct 6 Fall Fun Day Open 10 AM

Saturday, Oct 13 Fall Fun Day Open 10 AM

Saturday, Oct 20 HallowStrange* Open 10 AM

*FINAL RACE OF THE SEASON! Low Roller Bracket Classes, Jr Dragsters, Trophy, Test-n-Tune, Trailer Decorating, Kids and Adults Costume Contests, Racers Party in Events Center and More!

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