NHRA Prime Alcohol Dragsters and Prime Alcohol Humorous Automobiles will probably be a featured attraction through the well-liked Cleetus and Automobiles at Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park. The 2 premiere Lucas Oil Sequence lessons will race for a full regional payout and NHRA championship factors through the distinctive occasion, scheduled for Could 6-7, 2023. The addition of the alcohol lessons to Cleetus and Automobiles will assist to show the thrilling Lucas Oil Sequence classes to a brand new and enthusiastic fan base.
“We consider that including the alcohol lessons to Cleetus and Automobiles is a artistic thought that provides numerous positives,” mentioned Kasey Coler, NHRA vice-president – Observe Administration and Operations. “Cleetus and Automobiles is a well-attended occasion with numerous followers who is probably not acquainted with conventional NHRA race automobiles. We consider they’ll be very impressed and entertained by the addition of 270-mph alcohol automobiles. Secondly, I feel the alcohol racers will probably be equally as impressed by the ambiance of a Cleetus and Automobiles occasion.”
“The North Central Division is proud to be a part of this occasion,” added William Tharpe, NHRA North Central Division Director. “Over the past couple of seasons, we’ve got tried to be artistic relating to rising the collection and rising consciousness and this needs to be the perfect thought but. Having the possibility to showcase the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Sequence Prime Alcohol Dragsters and Humorous Automobiles on this stage might solely be rivaled by the Dodge Energy Brokers U.S. Nationals on Labor Day Weekend. We’re wanting ahead to the Cleetus and Automobiles occasion and seeing what different alternatives this might result in sooner or later.”
Cleetus and Automobiles is the brainchild of web sensation Garrett Mitchell, higher recognized to his legions of followers as Cleetus McFarland. McFarland has over 3 million subscribers to his YouTube channel and can also be the proprietor and operator of the Freedom Manufacturing unit, a paved 3/8-mile oval observe in his hometown of Bradenton, Fla. McFarland usually takes his distinctive model of excessive horsepower leisure on the street with Cleetus and Automobiles, an occasion that options drag racing, burnout contests, and much more. The Indianapolis occasion can even embrace the Indy 800, a particular occasion on the IRP oval observe that includes a fleet of identically ready Ford Crown Victoria automobiles. Along with a big on-site followers base, Cleetus and Automobiles occasions supply reside streaming to followers internationally.
Over the past three seasons, Cleetus and Automobiles has grown to change into probably the most well-liked occasions held at Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park, and the addition of Prime Alcohol Dragsters and Prime Alcohol Humorous Automobiles is certain so as to add worth for the followers and gas extra progress. McFarland, who’s well-known for out-of-the field considering relating to Motorsports leisure, is thrilled to be including a pair of championship lessons to his occasion.
“Burnouts, road automobiles, Crown Vic’s and Alcohol Dragsters and Humorous Automobiles; Does it get any higher than this?” mentioned McFarland,
whose personal fleet of race automobiles contains “Mullet” a six-second road authorized Chevy El Camino and “Leroy” a bodyless Chevy Corvette that can also be able to six-second performances. “We’re at all times striving to overdeliver at our occasions. Persons are gonna love these items.”
Mark your calendar for Cleetus & Automobiles and Indy 800 that includes Prime Alcohol Dragsters and Humorous Automobiles at Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park, Could 6-7, 2023.