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Auto Racing Events: Your Guide to the Top NJ Auto Races

NJ Auto Racing

Auto Racing lovers: Check Out Our Listing of The Popular Auto Racing and Car Show Events at New Jersey Tracks

New Jersey auto race tracks include the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) member tracks that host Top Fuel, Funny Car, and Pro Stock car races.

For drivers  who want to race their own car there are plenty of venues who welcome you to participate. Many of these tracks have "Drive your own" races and "time trials" for beginners, amateurs, and pros.





Northern NJ Auto Race Tracks

Island Dragway
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
The racetrack is a straight quarter-mile (1,320ft.) It's primarily for drivers who want to race their car down the track for fun, referred to as "test & tune" or "time trials". Check in with their website for an online schedule beforehand to ensure that they are offering these on the days you are attending, as some specialty events are reserved for only a specific make or model of car, but the majority of the days do offer test and tune.

Central NJ Auto Race Tracks

Old Bridge Raceway Park
Old Bridge Raceway Park
230 Pension Road
Englishtown NJ
732-446-7800
Website
Old Bridge Township's Raceway Park hosts a full schedule of thrilling Fast Family Fun events, featuring a variety of the nation's top drivers, from many forms of racing. These nights create a family-friendly motorsports carnival, ideal for families looking for exciting things to do in New Jersey .They offer Karting & Motocross Practice and Race Schedules for Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays that cater to both Novice and Pros!! As always, Beginners are welcome!

Wall Stadium
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
The only paved oval in New Jersey offering stock car racing every Saturday night. This is a very affordable family venue with no charge for parking. Attendees are allowed to bring small coolers into the grandstands filled with drinks (including beer), sandwiches, and snacks.

Southern NJ Auto Race Tracks

Atco Dragway
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website
A NHRA Member Track, they feature a 1/4 mile drag strip venue that hosts Jet Dragsters, Pro-stocks, , Muffled Street Cars, Motorcycle Racing, and Funny cars.

Bridgeport Speedway
Bridgeport Speedway
83 Floodgate Road
Swedesboro, N
856-467-6757
Website
A Fast dirt track with a banked 5/8th mile dirt oval, featuring a dirt 1/4 mile oval embedded in the center. Their events feature Bridgeport Modifieds, and Proformance Cuts Outlaw Stock Cars

New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
A venue hosting Drag, Motorcross, and funny cars. A 7/16-mile D-shaped clay ova, track where over 130 race cars compete weekly

New Jersey Motor Sports Park
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
47 Warbird Drive
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website
This is motorsports entertainment complex It features two world-class road courses: Thunderbolt and Lightning, and the Tempest Raceway, a top outdoor karting complex
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Popular 2020 Auto Racing Events

Note: This information is provided by event sponsors as a free service to our viewers. Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.

March 2020 NJ Auto Racing Events

Test/Tune
March 1, 8, 15, 22, 2020
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
@ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Gates at 10am, Racing 11am-4pm, temperature must reach above 45 degrees

Spring Swap Meet & Flea Market
March 14, 2020: 7:30AM
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website

Chevy vs. Ford
March 21, 2020; @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website
Winner $700, Runner up $300, Semi $150 Qtr $50

Kingdom of Speed 100
Saturday/Sunday March 28, 29, 2020
Bridgeport Speedway
83 Floodgate Road
Swedesboro, N
856-467-6757
Website
358 Small Blocks, Modifieds, SpeedSTR's, Street Stocks, MASS, 602 Sportsman





April 2020 NJ Auto Racing Events

Friday Night Test & Tune plus Gamblers
April 3, 2020
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
@ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm Open Time Trials for all vehicles. Gates open 6pm, racing starts 7pm End time may vary +/- based on car count. Optional Gamblers

Camaro vs. Mustang
April 5, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website
Winner $700, Runner up $300, Semi $150 Qtr $50

Easter Egg-cellent Adventure:
April 11, 2020
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Mod, MASS 305, Spts, & SS + Rookies (EASTER EGG HUNT FOR KIDS) 6PM

Summit ET Raceday with Jrs

April 11, 2020
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
@ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Gates Open 11am, Jr Open Time runs 1-2pm,Summit Class Time Trials 2pm

SCCA Jersey Road Racing Classic - The Jerk
April 17, 18, 19, 2020
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
47 Warbird Drive
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website

Test & Tune plus VW Air Raid Car Show, Swap Meet & Race
April 19, 2020
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
@ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Test & Tune Open to all vehicles, for VW info visit cjvws.com

Northeast Division National Open
April 23 - 26, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Opening Night
April 25, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
All divisions, New racers, returning racers, and defending champions will be fighting for the first win of 2020! ​
Do;;ar Dog Night, Hot Dogs are just $1 THE FIRST 300 FANS GET A FREE GIFT! ​
Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm Modifieds - Sportsman - Ltd Late Models - Factory Stocks - 4-Cylinders - INEX Legends





May 2020 NJ Auto Racing Events

FAN FEST
May 2, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
Party on the rcetrack. Meet your favorite drivers, take a selfie and see their mean machines up close! Rare opportunity, don't miss out! Autographs and giveaways available at the party. All 6 divisions racing! ​ Grandstands Open at 3:00 pm / Party on the Track 4:00 - 5:00 / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm Modifieds - Sportsman - Ltd Late Models - Factory Stocks - 4-Cylinders - INEX Legends

All-In Motorsports Festival

May 3, 2020
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website

Mom's Special
May 9, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
Bring mom and grandma to the races for some fun! ​ All Mom's enjoy $10 Admission and Free Flowers
​ Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm Modifieds - Sportsman - Factory Stocks - 4-Cylinders - TQ Midgets

Nostalgia Spring Fling Drag Racing & Car Show plus NETO & MANDRA
May 17, 2929: @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website

World of Outlaws World of Outlaws & Modifieds
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Bridgeport Speedway
83 Floodgate Road
Swedesboro, N
856-467-6757
Website

8th Annual All Star Cup Shootout:
May 21, 2020
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Modifieds 50 Laps - $5,000/$400 To Start + Crate (50 Show-Up Points to ALL COMPETITORS)

Import Revival
May 22, 23, 24, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Import Expo
May 30, 2020;@ 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website

70th Anniversary Celebration
May 30, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
All 6 Divisions Racing, Dollar Dog Night, Hot Dogs are just $1 ​ Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm

Nostaglia Drags
May 31, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website





June 2020 NJ Auto Racing Events

SCCA Lightning Challenge
June 5, 6, 7, 2020
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
47 Warbird Drive
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website

Pack The Track Night & "Carnival " Night
June 6, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
Carnival Games Free for Kids! Win tickets and redeem them for toys, prizes & stuffed animals, all Free of Charge
​ 2 Demolition Derbies. Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / CARNIVAL GAMES 4:30 - 6:30 / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 50 Lap Sportsman - Limited Late Models - Double Factory Stocks - 4-Cylinders

Nostaglia Drags

June 7, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

USAC Eastern Storm USAC Sprints & Modifieds
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Bridgeport Speedway
83 Floodgate Road
Swedesboro, N
856-467-6757
Website

Garden State Classic
June 13, 2020( Rain date: Sunday, June 14)
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
It will be a tough battle to win this prestigious race! $5,000 cash to the Modified winner!! ​ Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm

Garden State Gunfight 4

June 16, 2020
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
(Mod 60 Laps - $6,000 To Win/$400 To Start) + Crate & 4-Cyl (50 Show-Up Points To ALL COMPETITORS)

Formula Drift
June 18th, 19th 20th, 2020
Old Bridge Raceway Park
230 Pension Road
Englishtown NJ
732-446-7800
Website

Father's Day Feast / Schools Out
June 20, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
Dads and grandads, we celebrate you Saturday Night at the Races! All 6 divisions are racing! ​ Featuring delecious food to feast on.
Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm Modifieds - Sportsman - Ltd Late Models - Factory Stocks - 4-Cylinders - INEX Legends

Summit ET Raceday with Jrs plus King of the Track Wally Race

June 20, 2020:@ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website





July 2020 NJ Auto Racing Events

4th Annual Firecracker
July 4, 2020
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
40 Mod - $3,000 To Win + USAC East Coast Sprint Cars (50 Show-Up Points to NEWS Drivers) Crate & 4-Cyl

Nostalgia Nationals Drag Race & Car Show plus NETO

July 5, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
Nostalgia Race & Show Classes for all cars 30years -older

Pan American Nationals
July 10, 11, 12, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website
Team Puerto Rico vs. Team USA

Jersey Shore 150
July 11, 2020 (Rain date: Sunday, July 12
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour 150 Lap Main Event The First 300 Fanns get a Free Gift

NY Grudgefest & BBQ 7
July 11, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
Grudge Racing, heads up, racing starts at 2pm

SCCA U.S. Majors Tour

July 17, 18, 19, 2020
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
47 Warbird Drive
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website

Nostaglia Drags
July 19, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

King of the Big Blocks Super DIRT Series and SpeedSTR's

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Bridgeport Speedway
83 Floodgate Road
Swedesboro, N
856-467-6757
Website





August 2020 NJ Auto Racing Events

USAC Midgets USAC Midgets and Modifieds
Thursday, Aug 6, 2020
Bridgeport Speedway
83 Floodgate Road
Swedesboro, N
856-467-6757
Website

Ladies Night

August 15, 2020
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Mod, Spts, Crt & SS + Powder Puff & Kids Box Car Challenge

SCCA Summer Thunder
August 21, 22, 23, 2020
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
47 Warbird Drive
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website

Ladies Night
August 22, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
Celebrating Women Who Love Motorsports. Special autograph signing with the female drivers at intermission! ​ All Womwn enjoy $10 Admission
​ Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm Modifieds - Sportsman - Ltd Late Models - Factory Stocks - 4-Cylinders

Summit ET Raceday with Jrs
August 22, 2020: @ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Gates Open 11am,
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
Jr Open Time runs 1-2pm,Summit Class Time Trials 2pm

Nostaglia Drags

Auguist 23, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Doorslammer Domination
August 29, 2020: @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
No Points. 1/8 mile racing. $5000 to win PM/TS, $3000 to win No Box, plus Pro Dial





September  2020 NJ Auto Racing Events

End of Summer Bash
September 5, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
All Residents of Shre Towns Belmar, Lakr Como, Spring Lakr Sea Girt, Manasquan, Brielle< Point Pleasant, get $5 off all tickets
Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm Modifieds - Sportsman - Factory Stocks - INEX Legends - TQ Midgets

John Romano Memorial
September 5, 2020
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Sportsman (30 Laps, $840 To Win/$84 To Start) + Mod, Crate & SS

Import and Domestic Nationals
September 12, 13, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Rumble on the River
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, September 25, 26, 27. 2020
Bridgeport Speedway
83 Floodgate Road
Swedesboro, N
856-467-6757
Website
USAC East Coast Sprints, Modifieds, 358 Small Blocks, SpeedSTR's, MASS Sprints, Street stocks, 602 Sportsman, 602 Sportsman Underdog 20, 4 Cylinders, 8 Cylinders





October  2020  NJ Auto Racing Events

Season Finale
October 3, 2020 (Rain date: Sunday, Oct 4th)
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
Double Points scored all 6 divisions, 2020 Champoins Crowned. Grandstands Open at 4:00 pm / Qualifying at 5:30 / Races Start at 7:00 pm Modifieds - Sportsman - Ltd Late Models - Factory Stocks - 4-Cylinders - INEX Legends

Fall Swap Meet

October 10, 2020; @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website

Nostaglia Drags
October 18, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Halloween Bash
October 24, 25, 2020
Atco Dragway
1000 Jackson Rd
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website
Pro Dial & Top Sportsman

SCCA 12 Hour Devil in the Dark Endurance Race

October 24, 2020
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
47 Warbird Drive
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website

Halloween Car Show & Trunk or Treat
October 31, 2020
Island Dragway
20 Island Rd
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website





November  2020 NJ Auto Racing Events

Wildcard Weekend
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, November 6, 7, 8, 2020
Bridgeport Speedway
83 Floodgate Road
Swedesboro, N
856-467-6757
Website
URC (two complete shows) Modifieds, SpeedSTR's, Street Stocks (two shows), 602 Sportsman, 4 Cylinders, 8 Cylinders

23rd Annual Fall Swap Meet & Flea Market
November 21, 2020
New Egypt Speedway
720 Route 539
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website

Turker Derby XLVII

November 27, 28, 29, 2020
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
1803 Route 34 South
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
Their Biggest event of the year, 3 Days, 16 Feature Races






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