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Car & Driver for Friday Test and Tune AND Saturday Drag race entry
PRICE $60.00

The 2016 Pontiac US Nationals will feature 2 days of Pontiac Drag Racing.   Friday we will have a full day of test and tune available for those wanting to dial in their Pontiac.

Friday Test and Tune gates will open at 8 am
Open time trials will begin at 10 am and go until 4 pm
Gamblers Race Starting at 4:30 pm – with 1’st round buy backs

** Gamblers Race will follow the same rules as the Saturday program rules (see below)

On Saturday we will have TWO Heads Up Pontiac racing classes and 3 Bracket Pontiac Drag Racing classes.  The classes are listed below and we will be 1/4 mile drag racing for BOTH days of the Pontiac event.  Saturday’s bracket classes will also have 1st round buy backs!


fastest . Pontiacs . ever Heads up Shootout
Heads Up racing fPe Elite 10 Members only
Race rules here
Trophy awarded to the Winner
Traditional Pontiac V8 ONLY!


Outlaw Pontiac Heads Up Street
Heads UP racing
Race rules here
$2000.00 to winner!  Winner TAKE ALL!!!
Trophy awarded to the Winner
Traditional Pontiac V8 ONLY!


Pontiac Super Pro
0 to 11.99 dial-in
Delay boxes are allowed
Win $600, R/U $300, Semi $50
Trophy awarded to the Winner


Tin Indian Performance Pro
0 to 14.99 dial- in
No delay boxes, No throttle stops & air throttles, No electronics
Trans-brakes, 2-steps & air shifters is allowed, a high side chip on stick shift cars is allowed.
Win $600, R/U $300, Semi $50
Trophy awarded to the Winner


Pontiac Street Class
Open Dial-in
DOT legal tires & closed exhaust
Win $350, R/U $175, Semi $25
Trophy awarded to the Winner

Saturday gates will open at 8 am
Time trials will begin at  10:00 am
Pre-Race Ceremony / eliminations starting at 12 pm


Race Rules

  • Super Pro &  Pro classes are Pontiac body.  Rear Engine and Front Engine Dragsters OK
  • Street Class is Pontiac body
  • NHRA bracket race rules apply
  • All cars must pass tech inspection
  • Seat belts, helmets, & fire extinguishers are recommended where not required by NHRA bracket race rules.
  • Show cars making time trial passes must comply also.
  • Dragsters (RED & FED)  must run Traditional Pontiac engines.

** This schedule is subject to change without notice

Want to race at Beech Bend Raceway for 3 days?

Beech Bend will have their normal Sunday program on June 14th.  They wanted to invite all of us Pontiac people to stay and drag race for a third straight day.   You will purchase your credentials for Beech Bend’s Sunday program directly from Beech Bend.  Please note:  Sunday racing is 1/8 mile racing and NOT 1/4 mile.

More information on Beech Bend’s Sunday program race classes and payouts is listed below!

Beech Bend regular Sunday program Payouts and Classes