Event Schedule

2018 Racing Season

April 13-15

June 2-3

September 28-30

 

THE ARKANSAS 1-MILE CHALLENGE

The event is held at the Arkansas Aeroplex (The Blytheville-Gosnell Regional Airport) at 4701 Memorial Drive in Blytheville, Arkansas.

We use FM Radio for speed broadcasts. Frequencies will be posted as you come into the track and remember to bring your lawn/beach chairs so you can relax and watch some of the fasest racing vehicles in the world streak down the course!

Spectators entry: $10.  Be sure to bring your lawn chairs and and FM radio as our announcer calls the races over an FM Channel. Depending on reception it can change and we'll inform you what it is at the meet itself.   Cars and Bikes compete at all events.

– The Hot Rod Magazine Top Speed Challenge will be held at the April meet. For details on past years' rules, look here. Note that the current rules for the HRM Challenge have not been announced, so check Hot Rod Magazine's upcoming issues or check back here for more details when the rules are announced.

– The Motorcycle Top Speed Shootout will be held at the September meet.

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Schedule:

TWO DAY MEET (JUNE)

Friday:
Gates open at 8:00 AM
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Registration
12:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Vehicle Inspections (on a limited basis as inspectors are available)
4:30 PM – Rookie Orientation*
Gates close at 6:00 PM

Saturday:
Gates open at 6:00 AM
7:30 AM – Rookie Orientation*
8:00 AM – Registration and Vehicle Inspections
8:30 AM – Mandatory Driver/Crew Safety and Instructional Meeting
9:00 AM – Racing Begins
11:30 AM – Rookie Orientation* (as needed)
6:00 PM – End of Saturday Racing
Gates close at 7:00 PM

Sunday:
Gates open at 7:00 AM
8:00 AM – Racing begins
4:00 PM – End of Sunday Racing
Gates close at 6:00 PM

*Mandatory attendance required at one Rookie Orientation for all new competitors

THREE DAY MEET (APRIL AND SEPTEMBER)

Thursday:
Gates open at 6:30 AM
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Registration
12:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Vehicle Inspections (on a limited basis as inspectors are available)
4:30 PM – Rookie Orientation*
Gates close at 6:00 PM

Friday:
Gates open at 6:30 AM 
7:30 AM – Rookie Orientation*
8:30 AM – Mandatory Driver/Crew Safety and Instructional Meeting
9:00 AM – Racing Begins
11:30 AM – Rookie Orientation* (as needed)
6:00 PM – End of Friday Racing
Gates close at 7:00 PM

Saturday:
Gates open at 7:00 AM
7:30 AM – Mandatory Driver/Crew Safety and Instructional Meeting (for those who did not attend on Friday.) Rookie Orientation* to follow (and available as needed later in the weekend.)
8:00 AM – Racing Begins
6:00 PM – End of Saturday Racing
Gates close at 7:00 PM

Sunday:
Gates open at 7:00 AM
8:00 AM – Racing Begins
4:00 PM – End of Sunday Racing
Gates close at 6:00 PM

*Mandatory attendance required at one Rookie Orientation for all new competitors

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