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Castrol Raceway gearing up for 2012

Castrol Raceway has opened its ticket office for the 2012 racing season.

Highlights of the season include:

IHRA Mopar Rocky Mountain Nationals - 300MPH Top Fuel Dragsters, 7,500HP Jet Truck, Drag Racing Grave Digger Monster Truck and Pro Class qualifiers all combine to offer fans the rush of adrenaline only the best drag racing in North America can offer.

World Of Outlaws: Oil City Cup Sprint Car Series - the winged warriors will do battle with their fire-breathing 850-plus horsepower machines each night for the $10,000 top prize The Oil City Cup is the only chance in 2012 that Sprint Car fans in Canada have to see the World of Outlaws in action, with their thrilling wheel-to-wheel brand of racing, just centimetres apart at breathtaking speeds.

Hot August Night - Canada’s largest and loudest Jet Car show! Each year record breaking crowds see the skies light up with flames, smoke and speeds approaching 300 MPH. Your heart will beat faster and your adrenalin will flow – guaranteed!

Monster Jam - featuring Grave Digger plus 6 of the best Monster Trucks running. Top trucks from the Monster Jam series will entertain fans with jumps, stunts, thrills and spills.

The Super Chevy Show/Fun Ford weekend - celebrating all Ford makes and models with a car show, manufacturer’s midway and a drag race. The age old question “Chevy vs. Ford” will be answered as the two brands will face off on Castrol Raceway’s ¼ mile drag strip in the weekend’s Grande finale.

In addition to individual race tickets, Castrol Raceway will offer a variety of ticket packages for the season and race fans can also check out great race-weekend camping options.
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Castrol Raceway