See what it’s finally like to race without the restrictions of speed limits at NOLA Motorsports Park!

New Orleans ½ Mile Shootout!! This incredible 2-DAY event will be held on September 22nd & 23rd, 2018 at the world-renowned NOLA Motorsports Park. Located only 20 minutes outside of downtown New Orleans! Come join us for 2 FULL DAYS of, side-by-side, HALF MILE racing at this rare and exclusive location. All of our participants will be given a chance to take their vehicle’s Top Speed down NOLA Motorsport Park's 5300ft straightaway and race door-to-door against the competitor of their choice!! See what it’s finally like to race without the restrictions of speed limits, on what is basically your own private racetrack in New Orleans!! This event is limited to only 135 cars per day and is sure to sell out quick!!

All Drivers will be allowed entrance to a 34,000 Sq Ft heated & cooled 2-story building with incredible views of the race, in addition to a 2nd story viewing balcony. Full Bar will also be available to those over 21 years of age who aren't racing in addition to food concessions.

Host Hotel Info:

TBA!

DRIVER REGISTRATION WILL OPEN ON JUNE 22, 2018 AT 8AM CENTRAL TIME!

  • When/Where

    Sep 22 & 23, 2018
    NOLA Motorsports Park
    11075 Nicolle Boulevard
    Avondale, LA 70094
    Directions
  • Spectators & Pit Passes

    Spectator Pricing:
    $35 - Adult Weekend Pass
    $20 - Adult Day Pass
    $10 - Children 12 & Under Day Pass
    General Parking:
    $5 - Per Car
    ----------------------------------------------------VIP Spectator Pass:
    $90 - Adult Weekend Pass
    $50 - Adult Day Pass
    (Allows entry into VIP Skybox Building, 2nd Floor Balcony for Viewing Race, Heated & Cooled, Cash Bar and Indoor Concessions, Indoor Bathrooms, Flatscreen TV's & Preferred Parking)

  • Drivers & Pit Crew

    Early Bird Rate BEFORE JUNE 23
    • $250 - Day Pass
    • $450 - 2 Day Pass
    • VIP Paddock Parking - $25/day or $40/weekend per driver.
    Standard Rate
    • $275 - Day Pass
    • $500 - 2 Day Pass
    • VIP Paddock Parking - $25/day or $40/weekend per driver.
    Pit Crew Rates
    • Pit Pass Pricing:
    • $50 - Adult Weekend Pass
    • $30 - Adult Day Pass
    • Allows 7am Early Track Access and Infield Parking
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    • VIP Pit Crew Pass:
    • $100 - Adult Weekend Pass
    • $60 - Adult Day Pass
    • (7am Early Track & Building Access, VIP Paddock Parking, Allows entry into VIP Skybox Building, 2nd Floor Balcony for Viewing Race, Heated & Cooled, Cash Bar and Indoor Concessions, Indoor Bathrooms & Flatscreen TV's)
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    • *All Drivers MUST purchase pit passes for guests arriving/parking within gates BEFORE 9AM.
    • **Pit Passes can only be purchased by registered drivers during checkout.
  • Vehicle Classes

    Award Classes: (based off vehicle trap speeds)

    • Overall Exotic/Import
    • Overall Domestic
    • AWD
    • Naturally Aspirated
    • RWD
    • FWD
    • Manual Transmission
    • 4 Door
    • Heavyweight – Vehicle curb weight must be greater than 4k lbs (Curb Weight based off OEM Manufacturer’s Ratings)
  • Spectator Tickets

    Spectator tickets purchased on-site are cash only in addition to all merchandise!

    We do not limit spectator ticket sales!

    Spectators must provide their own tents and chairs.

  • Race Format

    • Event is limited to 135 cars per day, no motorcycles
    • All races will be started from a dig or a roll and will be run, side by side, for a full half mile
    • Unlimited number of runs. You will only be restricted by the turnover time that each run takes
    • All drivers will be required to wear SA2010+ helmets
    • Speeds will be recorded with a dual-lane speed trap system.
    • 1/4 and 1/2 Mile Speeds Recorded.
    • Catered lunch included for all drivers

Event Schedule

  • Driver Check-In/Tech Inspection

  • Staging Begins For Drivers/First Run of the Day

  • Gates Open To Spectators

  • Break For Lunch

  • Resume Racing

  • Last Run Of The Day

  • Gates Close