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Inaugural Mod Motor Nationals rolls into Memphis International Raceway
Labor Day weekend brought the countries best modular powered vehicles to Memphis International Raceway. The highly anticipated ModNationals featured passes down its famous ‘strip, but it also included a car show, no time grudge racing, and a mobile chassis dyno.
Drag racing classes included: Mod Outlaw, Boosted Coyote, Coyote Stock, 2-Valve vs. 3-Valve, King of the 4-Valve, Driver Mod, Open Comp, Modular Truck, and even a LS vs. Mod class. From Coyote powered Mavericks to SVT Lightning’s; if it was modular powered, it was happening here and there was something for everyone.
The inaugural ModNationals pitted racers from all walks of life. From your local grudge racer to NMRA champs; everyone was there for bragging rights. The track was set on kill thanks to Tyler Crossnoe and there were fantastic side-by-side racing all the way through eliminations.
At the end of the weekend, it was a successful event and several ModNational champions were crowned. “We are already working on next years event and we’re planning to return to Memphis International Raceway,” said Justin Young. The second annual ModNationals will return with additional bracket and grudge classes, so we’re sure it’ll be an event that you don’t want to miss.