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Five big reasons why you can’t stay home on June 22-23

Gateway Motorsports Park Hosting ARCA Friday/NASCAR Truck Saturday Content by Taylor S. Harris, NASCAR Diversity Internship Program Intern Gateway Motorsports Park will present its NASCAR-ARCA weekend on June 22-23. The atmosphere at GMP will be fun-filled and packed with thrilling racing. Here are five exciting reasons to join us next weekend: FIRST: After an 11-year absence, the ARCA Racing Series ...

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Discount tickets for Gateway Motorsports Park’s June 22-23 ARCA-NASCAR doubleheader on sale now at Menards stores in the greater St. Louis area

Race sponsor PapaNicholas Coffee launches ARCA-branded packaging chain-wide at Menards    May 15, 2018, St. Louis Region — Discounted tickets for the June 22-23 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards Papa Nicholas 150 and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Gateway 200 presented by CK Power doubleheader weekend at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, are now on sale at 19 Menards ...

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2018 Midnight Madness fueled by NOS and Sharks of the Strip season will kick off Friday at Gateway Motorsports Park

April 10, 2018, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park’s Dragplex in Madison, Illinois, will kick off its 2018 racing season on Friday with Midnight Madness fueled by NOS street-legal racing and the new Sharks of the Strip outlaw heads-up racing program. Midnight Madness fueled by NOS is GMP’s street-legal drag racing and drifting program. Midnight Madness offers a safe ...

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Grosso will skip high school graduation to race ARCA 150 at Gateway Motorsports Park

Local interest: Grosso’s car owner is former NASCAR Cup driver Ken Schrader from Fenton March 13, 2018, St. Louis Region – Seventeen-year-old Brandon Grosso will skip his high school graduation in order to compete at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois. The New Jersey native — sans cap and gown — will be strapped into Ken Schrader Racing’s No. 52 ...

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Gateway Motorsports Park to offer INDYCAR fans the most unique lodging in all of motorsports

Try It Tiny village offers fans the opportunity to live in a house at the track March 6, 2018, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, will offer its INDYCAR fans the most unique lodging opportunity in all of motorsports: Instead of staying at a motel or camping out, fans will be able to live in a ...

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Gateway Motorsports Park to open Saturday, March 31; More than 130 event dates planned for 2018

March 2, 2018, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, will kick off its 2018 event season on Saturday, March 31 with a Test ‘n’ Tune session at the Dragplex. More than 130 events are planned at the area’s largest outdoor entertainment facility, which is located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis. More than just an INDYCAR, ...

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2018 schedules for Gateway Motorsports Park’s Dragplex, 1.25-mile oval and Circuit of St. Louis road course

January 25, 2018, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park, located in Madison, Illinois, released its 2018 schedules today at the St. Louis Auto Show for its drag strip, 1.25-mile superspeedway oval and Circuit of St. Louis road course. GMP’s signature INDYCAR, NASCAR, NHRA and ARCA events will share the busy 2018 calendar with exciting new attractions, including Formula Drift, ...

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Gateway Motorsports Park’s inaugural INDYCAR event receives prestigious 2017 Spirit of St. Louis Award from St. Louis Attractions Association

January 17, 2018, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, today received the prestigious and coveted 2017 Spirit of St. Louis Award for its inaugural Verizon IndyCar Series race, the Bommarito Automotive Group 500. The Spirit of St. Louis Award is a nominated program, activity or event that has contributed to the St. Louis region in that ...

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Gateway Motorsports Park receives Outstanding Facility of the Year Award at Race Track Business Conference at PRI trade show in Indianapolis

December 7, 2017, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, received the prestigious and coveted Outstanding Facility of the Year Award Wednesday evening at the annual Race Track Business Conference (RTBC) at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) trade show in Indianapolis.   The annual award recipient is determined by leaders in the motorsports industry, media and sponsors. The ...

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Torrence, Capps, Anderson, Tonglet Win at AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park

Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Ron Capps (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock), and LE Tonglet (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were all winners at the 6th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. Click here for Round 1 Race Action Click her for Round 2 Race Action Click here for Semi Round Race Action Click here for Final Round ...

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NHRA Gateway Elimination Round Updates

Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Ron Capps (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock), and LE Tonglet (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were all winners at the 6th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. Click here for Round 1 Race Action Click her for Round 2 Race Action Click here for Semi Round Race Action Click here for Final Round ...

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Hight, Millican, Anderson, Hines Top NHRA Qualifiers at Gateway

Gateway Motorsports Park & NHRA announced Saturday’s NHRA final day of qualifications was a sell out. This was the fourth event of 2017 to feature a sellout crowd. Those in attendance were treated to near perfect weather conditions. Robert Hight, Clay Millican, Greg Anderson and Andrew Hines captured the top qualifications. This is round three of the NHRA Mello Yello ...

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Saturday NHRA Race Highlights From Sold Out Gateway Motorsports Park

Beautiful fall weather graces the large crowd at Gateway Motorsports Park for the 6th annual AAA Insurance Midwest Nationals. Last night Clay Millican broke a national record with the fastest ET ever recorded in NHRA racing history. Robert Hight dominated both Friday sessions to capture the Funny Car #1 qualifier Friday at the 6th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway ...

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Saturday Race Info for AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motor Sports Park

WHAT: Sixth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals, the 21st of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series and the third of six races in the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs. Drivers in four categories – Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle – earn points leading to 2017 NHRA Mello Yello ...

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Millican, Hight, Anderson, and Hines Capture Top Spots at Gateway Raceway Park

Clay Millican broke a national record with the fastest ET ever recorded in NHRA racing history. Robert Hight dominated both Friday sessions to capture the Funny Car #1 qualifier Friday at the 6th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park.  Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) are also top qualifiers. Click here for race action ...

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NHRA Friday Night Racing Has Begun at Gateway Motorsports Park

The first session of NHRA Funny Car has been completed at Gateway Motorsports Park. Click here for race action photos   Funny Car Robert Hight made an electrifying Funny Car pass of 338.60 mph setting a Gateway Motorsports Park track record. This was an obvious the top speed pass for the first session at Gateway. There are 19 Funny Cars ...

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Friday Night Kicks Off AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motor Sports Park – Parking, Schedule, Race Info

AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals features nighttime qualifying on Friday  The intense 10,000-horsepower, 330-mile-per-hour action from the nitro-burning machines that whips diehard fans into a frenzy will multiply exponentially as Top Fuel Dragster and Funny Car qualifying will take place under the lights with the cars’ explosive header flames in full view. Nitro qualifying will take place at 5 p.m. and ...

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Funny Car Racer Robert Hight Looks To Bounce Back at AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals

MADISON, Ill. – After a brilliant stretch that included wins and broken records, Robert Hight isn’t going to let one hiccup get him down. A second-round loss in Reading on Sunday bounced Hight from the Funny Car points lead in the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship, but recent history indicates the former world champion will bounce back in impressive fashion. ...

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