Bowling Green, Kentucky


Directions: 798 Beech Bend Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101

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The final stanza to the NMRA points-earning race season…the Nitto Tire NMRA World Finals takes place at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. This event wraps up the points battles in all of the NMRA’s racing classes, and brings the most awesome All-Ford and Mustang action to the quarter-mile dragstrip at Beech Bend Park – the site of many incredible feats in the Mustang racing world. Many other class records have been set, re-set, eclipsed and demolished in an effort to win an NMRA championship and all of the glory and accolades that come with it. So when we say you should mark these dates on your calendar and plan your vacation time now, there’s a reason for it!

Racers, fans, and manufacturers pack Beech Bend Raceway in record numbers to watch hundreds of racers hit the drag strip for 4 days of high-speed competition each year. Make your plans now as the hotels fill up quickly for this awesome event – a great way to wrap up the end of the NMRA championship season!

For NMRA Bowling Green Event Brochure CLICK HERE!

For NMRA Class Descriptions CLICK HERE!

Watch Street Outlaws on the Ragged Edge

If you’re a fan of the Street Outlaws TV show then you won’t want to miss the insane, horsepower-infused Street Outlaws of NMRA Ford drag racing! Watch as these incredible turbocharged, supercharged, and nitrous packed Mustangs go wheels-up and heads-up for big money and national bragging rights. Every NMRA event features the wild Street Outlaws, as well as many other hard-charging classes such as Renegade, Modified Street, and the gear-banging, wheel-standing machines of Coyote Stock.

Hellion Turbo Battle

Turbo Battle, presented by Hellion Power Systems, calls out the red-hot turbocharged Ford market. The heads-up competition is contested on the quarter-mile as the wildest street cars hit the track in search of glory. The category showcases how far enthusiasts and specialty shops are pushing the limits with a turbocharged combination. There are many specific records up for grabs in niche segments of the late-model Mustang market.

Turbo Coyote Shootout Rules CLICK HERE

Have a Quick Mustang? Want to Prove It on the Track?

True Street is the perfect class for any beginner because reaction time doesn’t matter. Join other True Street racers, with passengers, and the crew from Muscle Mustangs on a 30-mile NMRA-escorted cruise to prove the street worthiness of all cars in competition. Next hit the track for 3 back-to-back passes and then watch as NMRA presents cash and awards to the overall fastest, runner-up and to each racer with the closest average to 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, and 15 seconds!

How to Race True Street Click Here!

True Street Rules Click Here!

How to Race True Street Video Click Here!

King of the Street

King of the Street returns to the NMRA as the countries top contenders in QA1 True Street will duke it out at Beech Bend Raceway. With a new format for the competition, the King of the Street eliminator will be comprised of the top QA1 True Street winners from each event, as well as the JLT Performance Spring Break Shootout and Stifflers Gateway Rumble winners. The class will run heads up to see who has the baddest street car in the land.

TREMEC Stick Shift Shootout

Long-time NMRA True Street supporter, TREMEC has announced that they will once again hold the Stick Shift Shootout at the All-Ford World Finals to determine who has the fasted manually-shifted street Mustang in the U.S! Watch as over 120 entrants battle for top True Street honors, with the fastest 8 stick cars receiving a special shootout plaque and custom TREMEC jacket to recognize their prowess. From there things will heat up as the quickest eight manual-equipped vehicles are placed on a “Chicago style” ladder for an all-out heads-up slugfest with the winner taking home a McLeod Racing RXT Twin Disc Clutch & Flywheel valued at $1,300!

Stick Shift Shootout Rules Click Here!

Terminator/GT500 Shootout

The Terminator/GT500 rivalry is sure to boil over in the final shootout of the year! If you’re a Terminator or GT500 enthusiast then you won’t want to miss the Nitto Tire sponsored NMRA World Finals featuring the VMP Performance Terminator/GT500 Shootout.

Terminator/GT500 Shootout Rules Click Here!

McLeod by Raybestos 10R80 Throwdown

Mustang’s all-new automatic transmission is revolutionizing street performance and NMRA wants to see who’s king of the 10-speed. Watch as some of the fastest automatic Mustangs on the planet compete in the McLeod by Raybestos 10R80 Throwdown…exclusively at the All-Ford World Finals. Big money and a free McLeod by Raybestos 10R80 automatic transmission rebuild kit are up for grabs!


Winning any NMRA class isn’t easy and when a racer is fortunate enough to do so, it needs to be celebrated in style. The NMRA has partnered with Aerospace Components to present the Aerospace Components Winner’s Circle – making the accomplishment of winning even more of a celebration. The Aerospace Components Winners Circle experience is second to none in the grassroots drag racing world, where every winner actually owns the winners circle for a period of time.


There’s More Than Just Racing Action!

In addition to all of the action that will take place on the quarter-mile, the NMRA also has the awesome UPR Products All-Ford Car Show, which features over fifty different awards that are presented each day of the show. ’32 Ford with a late-model 5.0? Or a 2003 Cobra stuffed full of aftermarket parts? No matter what your Ford flavor, there’s a place for you in the car show and a shot at the grand prize. There’s something for everyone at the NMRA All-Ford World Finals – make your plans to attend now!

Car Show Classes & Awards CLICK HERE!

Car Show Info CLICK HERE

Nitto Tire Ultimate Burnout Contest!

Get ready for NMRA’s Ultimate Burnout Contest as 8 of the wildest Mustangs on the planet roast their tires for national fame. Join thousands of screaming fans as they encourage Ultimate Burnout Contest participants to smoke ‘em until they explode! Contest participants will be pre-selected by NMRA ensuring some of the wildest burnout action ever witnessed. Follow NMRA’s Facebook and Instagram pages in January & February for participant details and a sneak peek at who’s coming to the Ultimate Burnout Contest!

Massive Manufacturers’ Midway

Want a chance to meet face-to-face with experts from your favorite performance companies? This NMRA event will feature an awesome manufacturers’ midway where you can find great deals on the performance parts you need for your Mustang or Ford.

Swap Meet

Looking to buy parts for your car or truck? If you’re looking for that hard to find part or a great bargain, be sure to check out the swap meet.

Swap Meet Flyer Click Here!