Burnt rubber and oil will permeate the air as the top racers in Lake County will converge on the Lakeview Dragstrip Saturday -Sunday, June 14-15.
Operated by the Lake County Desert Cruisers Club, the second racing weekend of the summer will bring out a variety of hot rods, funny cars, and vintage cruisers to the Lake County High Desert Motor Sports Park for top-notch drag racing at its finest.
Time trials will start at 10 a.m., with elimination rounds beginning at 1 p.m. for both days of racing action. The 1/8 mile track and events are officially sanctioned by the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), with free admission for spectators to watch the action as the fastest drivers compete in three divisions: Sportsman, Pro and Super Pro.
The Lakeview Dragstrip sits next to the Lakeview Airport at 17819 Airport Rd. For more information contact Mike Yates at 541-947-3970 or Philip Elder at 541-219-0616.