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Hard Drive Racing Brings Cobra Jet Invitational to NMRA Ford Performance Nationals

The NMRA Ford Performance Nationals is going to get charged up with the Hard Drive Racing Cobra Jet Invitational at Summit Motorsports Park June 9-12, 2022. The invitational brings in the most successful factory drag racing program and it joins an already stacked line-up of Ford drag racing and car show action, making this a wild stop on the NMRA tour.
The Hard Drive Racing Cobra Jet Invitational uses the NMCA Factory Super Car rules to put the baddest Cobra Jet racers against each other. The 7-second racecars will all vying for a piece of the $12,400 cash purse, of which the winner walks away with $7,500.  If your Cobra Jet isn’t in shootout trim, don’t worry because the vehicles can fit into NMRA ARP Open Comp or Exedy Racing Clutch Modular Muscle—be sure to check the rules on the NMRA website.
“The Cobra Jets have been doing great in the NMCA series, winning two out of the first three events this year. The Hard Drive Racing Cobra Jet Invitational brings them all together to determine who is the king Cobra Jets,” said Rollie Miller, National Event Director and  General Manager of the Holley NMRA Ford Nationals. A stout line-up of regulars is already committed to this event including Jim Betz, Chuck Watson II, Tripp Carter, Carl Tasca, Gardner Stone, Bill Skillman, Jason Dietsch, and more! It is a 7-second shootout that you won’t want to miss.
The NMRA Ford Performance Nationals is the fourth stop on the NMRA tour and it has quite the headline of features to attract participants and fans. Included in the weekend of Ford action is an appearance of the Original Bigfoot 4X4, Hard Drive Racing Cobra Jet Invitational, All-Female True Street Presented by Baer Brakes, TREMEC Stick Shift Shootout, TREMEC 2020-2022 GT500 Shootout, Mickey Thompson Tires Grudge Test & Tune, SunCoast Performance 8.60 Street Race, TorqStorm Superchargers True Street, and a full line-up for NMRA championship heads-up and index categories. Off track the UPR Products Car Show will include its regular line-up of awards for Fords of all ages, a Ford GT Owners Gathering, Model T Club, and special Ring of Fire showcase.
For more information about the Hard Drive Racing Cobra Jet Invitational and full rundown of the NMRA Ford Performance Nationals, visit

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