NHRA RELEASES 10-RACE MICKEY THOMPSON TIRES NHRA TOP FUEL HARLEY DRAG RACING SERIES SCHEDULE FOR 2019 SEASON
GLENDORA, Calif. (August 29, 2018) – NHRA officials announced the schedule for the 10-race 2019 Mickey Thompson Tires NHRA Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series, which is set to feature the sport’s only nitromethane-powered two-wheeled bikes at some of the most breathtaking racing facilities across the country. Fans will experience the fastest motorcycle racing action on the circuit with bikes capable of exceeding 220 mph with each pass and races that are regularly decided by just thousandths of a second.
New for the coming year, the category will compete at the thrilling Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals, August 16-19, in Brainerd, Minn. which features some of the most passionate fans in the country at a scenic facility that is known for producing record speeds.
As in years past, the 2019 season will begin at the historic Auto Club Raceway in Pomona in Southern California at the Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals, Feb. 7-10, and conclude at the renowned Lucas Oil Raceway with the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals, August 28-September 2.
All 10 events in this exciting class will be aired exclusively on FOX Sports with select events on the FOX broadcast network. With over 575 hours of programming, fans can tune-in to action from Friday and Saturday qualifying rounds as well as Sunday’s eliminations.
MICKEY THOMPSON TIRES NHRA TOP FUEL HARLEY DRAG RACING SERIES SCHEDULE
Feb. 7-10 -- Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals, Pomona, Calif.
Feb. 22-24 -- NHRA Arizona Nationals, Phoenix
March 14-17 -- Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, Gainesville, Fla.
April 12-14 -- NHRA SpringNationals, Houston
June 7-9 -- Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals, Topeka, Kan.
June 14-16 -- Fitzgerald NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, Bristol, Tenn.
July 5-7 -- NHRA New England Nationals, Epping, N.H.
Aug. 2-4 -- NHRA Northwest Nationals, Seattle
Aug. 15-18 -- Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals, Brainerd, Minn.
Aug. 28-Sept. 2 -- Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals, Indianapolis