It’s June and the drag strips are beginning to open. Pack some snacks, rev up your engines and head on over to these racetracks down South to test and tune your cars on the tracks—the smell of burnt rubber is waiting.
Bristol Motor Speedway - Bristol, Tennessee
Street fights are back and the season opener is June 6. All street-legal vehicles including muscle cars, minivans and motorcycles are welcome to compete. Online registration is now open. Racer entry is $20 and spectator admission is $10. For more information regarding rules and regulations be sure to visit their website.
Houston Motorsports Park - Houston, Texas
If you're in Texas head over to the Houston Motorsports Park as they host a test and tune night every Sunday night for the month of June. Gates open at 5 p.m. and races begin at 6 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults, $5 for kids ages 6-12, and free for kids ages 5 and under. Follow their Facebook event page for updates throughout the month.
Atmore Dragway - Atmore, Alabama
If Mississippi is home sweet home then you don’t want to miss your chance to attend Atmore’s Fri Nite T&T event this weekend. This event gives you two nights to test and tune your car beginning June 5 at 5 p.m. Admission pricing as follows: $15 for adults, $10 for military, $25 for racers, and kids under the age of 10 are free. Can’t make it this weekend? No problem. Check out their website for all their upcoming events.
Gulfport Dragway - Gulfport, Mississippi
Are weekdays more your style? King of the Coast Test & Tune is exactly what you’re looking for. On June 12 this quarter mile test and tune is open for footbrake, electronics and motorcycles. Time trials and test and tune begin at 6 p.m. with elimination rounds at 9 p.m. Admissions are $25 for car and driver, $10 for spectators, and $5 for children 10 years and under.