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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 coolers for all events except Formula Drift. You may bring food/drinks/alcohol in to the stadium. No glass allowed!

Southern NJ Auto Race Tracks

Atco Dragway
Atco Raceway
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
It features a 2.25-mile racetrack "Thunderbolt Raceway." The park includes two world-class road courses, Thunderbolt and Lightning, a motor sports country club known as the "Drivers Club" with the Finish Line Pub and Breighton Room Restaurant, and F1 New Jersey, one of the top karting facilities in the U.S.
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Popular 2021 Auto Racing Events

State of NJ

COVID-19 executive orders in effect may restrict or require cancellation of events.


With near term cancellations occurring at a rapid rate, and despite trying to remove them as soon as we learn of the cancellations or restrictions, we  recommend viewers contact the event sponsors before heading out to a listed event to confirm their status.

April 2021 NJ Auto Racing Events

Opening Day Test & Tune
April 3, 2021; Gates open 10am, Racing starts at 11am
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
Open Time Trials for all vehicles.

Cabin Fever 40/NASCAR Night
April 3, 2021
New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Modifieds (40 Laps), NEWS, Crate Modifieds, 4-Cylinders + Rookies

Wingless Sprint Night
April 3, 2021
Bridgeport Speedway
Swedesboro, NJ
856-467-6757
Website
USAC East Coast Sprints, 602 Sportsman, Street Stocks, Vintage

Index Insanity
April 17, 2021
Atco Raceway
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Summit ET Raceday
April 17, 2021 @ 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website

Opening Night
Saturday, April 24, 2021 ​
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
New racers, returning racers and defending champions will be fighting for the first wins of the season! ​ SPECIAL EVENT AT INTERMISSION! ​ Modifieds 40 laps | Sportsman | Factory Stocks | Fast 4s | INEX Legends





May 2021 NJ Auto Racing Events

Summit ET Raceday
May 1, 2012 Gates Open 11am
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
Jr. Open Time runs 1-2pm, Summit Class Time Trials 2pm

Mother's Day Special
Saturday, May 8, 2021 ​
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
In honor of Mother's Day, all Moms and Grandmas will receive discounted admission. Thank you moms, you are very special! ​ Modifieds 40 laps | Factory Stocks | Fast 4s | INEX Legends ​ Grandstands open: 4:30 pm Qualifying starts: 5:30 pm Intermission: 6:30 pm Feature Races start: 7:00 pm ​
Ticket Prices: Adult $20 | Senior Discount (62+) $17 | Active Military $10 | Student (ages 6-18 & college students w.ID) $10 MOTHERS & GRANDMOTHERS $12

Ladies Night/Mother's Day
May 8, 2021
New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Modifieds, NEWS, Sportsman, Street Stocks, Rookies + Vintage Cars

Xtreme Experience
May 14, 15, 16, 2021
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website
It's time you experienced the thrill of an exotic supercar on a real racetrack. No speed limits. No experience required. It's YOUR turn to get behind the wheel of a fleet of exotic cars at NJMP. Book your driving or riding Xperience on a world-class racetrack in supercars like Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches and more! No experience necessary. Their Professional Instructors will teach you how to drive the racing line, as you cross 'Drive a Supercar' off of your bucket list! Ride-alongs, driving experiences, and group packages available. Book Now

Nostalgia Spring Fling
May 16, 2021: @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
Nostalgia Race & Show Classes for all cars 30 years -older

World of Outlaws
May 18, 2021
Bridgeport Speedway
Swedesboro, NJ
856-467-6757
Website
World of Outlaw Sprint Cars & Modifieds

Index Insanity
May 22, 2021
Atco Raceway
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Memorial Day Weekend & Small Business Saturday
Saturday, May 29, 2021
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
They are celebrating local businesses, and have invited them to join us at the races! They will each have a table set up to promote their business and sell some products. This is a great chance to show our support! Come early and check them out. ​ SPECIAL EVENT AT INTERMISSION! ​ Modifieds 40 laps | Sportsman | Factory Stocks | Fast 4s | INEX Legends ​ Grandstands open: 4:30 pm Qualifying starts: 5:30 pm Intermission: 6:30 pm Feature Races start: 7:00 pm





June 2021 NJ Auto Racing Events

Summit ET Raceday plus Impalas
June 5, 2021 Gates Open 11am
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
Jr Open Time runs 1-2pm, Summit Class Time Trials 2pm. END of 1st Half Points

24 Hours of LeMons
June 11, 12, 13, 2021
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website
The weekend consists of tech inspection and track testing on Friday, long-ass endurance race sessions on Sautrday and Sunday, with breaks for sleeping, eating, and Band-aid application every night. Count on plenty of noise, water fights, and questionably civilized fun before, during, and after the track sessions. This event weekend features 24 Hours of Lemons racing, HooptieCon, car shows, and more. This is a rain or shine event! At this time, the 24 Hours of LeMons will not be a spectator event. Please continue to check back for further updates on available spectator tickets.

Garden State Gunfight
June 15, 2021
New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Modifeds (60 Laps), Crate Modifieds + 4-Cylinders

USAC Eastern Storm
June 16, 2021
Bridgeport Speedway
Swedesboro, NJ
856-467-6757
Website
USAC Sprint Cars & Modifieds

Formula Drift
June 17, 18, 19, 2021
Old Bridge Raceway Park
Englishtown NJ
732-446-7800
Website
Formula DRIFT is recognized as the leading international drifting championship. Formula DRIFT provides a series for the best professional drifters from across the globe to compete nationwide for the coveted Formula DRIFT Championship. As the first official drifting series in North America, Formula DRIFT has taken competitive motorsports to the extreme, attracting drift fans and car enthusiasts from all walks of life, and established itself as the global leader for the sport.

AARA presents the United Soul Circuits Racing Festival
June 19, 2021
Atco Raceway
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Father's Day Feast
Saturday, June 19, 2021
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
​ In honor of Father's Day, They are celebrating Dads and Grandpas with a feast! Dads will enjoy a special discount and we will be featuring hearty homemade food specials at the concession stand. ​ SPECIAL EVENT AT INTERMISSION! ​ *ALL RACES ARE CONE RACES* Modifieds 40 laps | Sportsman | Factory Stocks | Fast 4s | INEX Legends | Limited Late Models ​ Grandstands open: 4:30 pm Qualifying starts: 5:30 pm Intermission: 6:30 pm Feature Races start: 7:00 pm

American Endurance Racing (AER)
June 25, 26, 27, 2021
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website
Free Spectator Event
American Endurance Racing (AER) is the premier endurance racing series in the U.S., with simple rules and classes & lots of seat time – at the best tracks across the country. This race is rain or shine.





July 2021 NJ Auto Racing Events

All American 40
July 3, 2021
Bridgeport Speedway
Swedesboro, NJ
856-467-6757
Website
Modifieds, 602 Sportsman ($4000 to win), Street Stocks

5th Annual Firecracker 40
July 3, 2021
New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Modifieds (40 Laps), USAC East Coast Sprint Cars, Street Stocks + 4-Cylinders

Grudgefest
July 10, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website

SCCA U.S. Majors Tour

July 16, 17, 18, 2021
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website
he SCCA US Majors Tour is the pinnacle of amateur championship racing in the United States. The Northeast Conference wraps up its racing season at New Jersey Motorsports Park this weekend. Friday, July 16th is a test day and open for spectators. This is a rain or shine event.

East Coast Stock/Super Stock

Saturday, July 17, 2021
Atco Raceway
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Family Fun Night
Saturday, July 17, 2021 ​
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
Deep discounted admission and lots of family fun at the Jersey Shore! DEMOLITION DERBY Details to be determined. Event details will depend on crowd restriction and the health safety of our fans. ​ FAST 4 DRIVERS WILL SIGN AUTOGRAPHS AT INTERMISSION! (if health & safety guidelines allow) ​ Sportsman | Fast 4s | INEX Legends | Limited Late Models | ATQMRA TQ Midgets | 4 Cyl & 8 Cyl Demolition Derbies






August 2021 NJ Auto Racing Events

NHRA Lucas Oil Points Series
August 5, 5, 7, 8, 2021
Atco Raceway
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

USAC National Midgets

August 5, 2021
Bridgeport Speedway
Swedesboro, NJ
856-467-6757
Website
USAC Midgets & Modifieds

Anniversary Weekend
August 6, 7, 2021
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website
Show & Schedule TBD

Country Western BBQ
Saturday, August 21, 2021
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website ​ ​
Grab your cowboy hat & boots for this one folks! We're gonna play country music classics and modern hits for your enjoyment. Our BBQ grill will be firing up some summer favorites! ​ FACTORY STOCK DRIVERS WILL SIGN AUTOGRAPHS AT INTERMISSION! (if health & safety guidelines allow) ​ Modifieds 40 laps | Sportsman | Factory Stocks 50 laps | INEX Legends | ATQMRA TQ Midgets

Xtreme Experience
August 27, 28, 29, 2021
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website
It's time you experienced the thrill of an exotic supercar on a real racetrack. No speed limits. No experience required. It's YOUR turn to get behind the wheel of a fleet of exotic cars at NJMP. Book your driving or riding Xperience on a world-class racetrack in supercars like Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches and more! No experience necessary. Their Professional Instructors will teach you how to drive the racing line, as you cross 'Drive a Supercar' off of your bucket list! Ride-alongs, driving experiences, and group packages available. Book Now

Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires

August 27-29, 2021
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website
Kids 12 & Under FREE! Ticket Prices & Options Vary | All Purchases Must be Made Online Friday TEST DAY - FREE Saturday - $15 Sunday - $15
The Road to Indy is the most successful driver development program in the world, providing a unique, scholarship-funded path to reach the NTT INDYCAR SERIES and the Indianapolis 500. A second year addition to the RTI series calendar, New Jersey Motorsports Park's world-class Thunderbolt Raceway features 12 corners and a half-mile straightaway on a 2.25 mile course. Immerse yourself with Friday testing and two full weekend days of head-to-head racing in close proximity to the vehicles and racers themselves with our open race paddock. Take advantage of multiple ticket options, crafted to include the must-have aspect of Social Distancing – Friday Test Day is a FREE TICKET, Saturday and Sunday $15.00 each day, Officers Club VIP, Finish Line Hospitality, and the Reserved Bleacher seating!

2nd Annual Ron John Koczon Classic
August 28, 2021
New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Modifieds (77 Laps), Sportsman, Crate Modifieds, MASS 305 + 4-Cylinders





September  2021 NJ Auto Racing Events

Index Insanity
September 11, 2021
Atco Raceway
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

Ol' Daze Drags

September 12, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website

Championship Night/Star Wars Night
September 18, 2021
New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
NEWS, Crate Modifieds, Sportsman, Street Stocks + 4-Cylinders

Retro Night
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website ​ ​
They are going back in time, and digging up the classics! Enjoy oldies music from the 70s - 80s - 90s and classic food specials from "back in the day!" ​ SPECIAL EVENT AT INTERMISSION! ​

Danny Serrano 100 Weekend
September 24, 25, 26, 2021
Bridgeport Speedway
Swedesboro, NJ
856-467-6757
Website
Friday: MASS Sprint Cars, Street Stocks, 602 Sportsman Underdog 20 – Modified Practice (3 lock in), USAC East Coast Practice.
Saturday: Modified Triple 20's, Modified Dash, USAC East Coast Sprints, 602 Sportsman – SpeedSTR practice
Sunday: Modifieds (100 Laps), Match Race, SpeedSTR's, 4/8 cylinders





October  2021  NJ Auto Racing Events

Double Points Season Finale
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Rain Date: October 9 (entire event)
Wall Stadium SpeedWay
Wall, NJ
732-681-6400
Website
They've raced all year for this moment. One careless move and they could lose the title. 2021 Champions will be crowned! ​ SPECIAL EVENT AT INTERMISSION! ​ Modifieds 40 laps | Sportsman | Factory Stocks | Fast 4s | INEX Legends

Street Stock Nationals
October 9, 2021
Bridgeport Speedway
Swedesboro, NJ
856-467-6757
Website
Street Stock Nationals 100 and 602 Sportsman

Swap Meet
October 9, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website

Back Seat Drivers
October 16, 2021
Atco Raceway
Atco, New Jersey
856-768-2167
Website

5th Annual Legends Of The Fall/Legends Night
October 23, 2021
New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website
Modifieds (75 Laps) + Crate Modifieds





November  2021 NJ Auto Racing Events

High Banks Classic Weekend
November 5, 6, 7, 2021
Bridgeport Speedway
Swedesboro, NJ
856-467-6757
Website
Friday: USAC East Coast Sprints, 602 Sportsman Underdog 20, Street Stocks, URC & SpeedSTR Practice
Saturday: URC 360 Sprint Cars, Precision Hydraulic & Oil Invitational (602 Sportsman), SpeedSTR's, Modifieds Practice (2 lock in)
Sunday: Modifieds (50 Laps), 602 Sportsman

American Endurance Racing (AER)
November 19, 20, 21 , 2021
New Jersey Motor Sports Park
Millville, NJ
(856) 327-8000
Website
Free Spectator Event
American Endurance Racing (AER) is the premier endurance racing series in the U.S., with simple rules and classes & lots of seat time – at the best tracks across the country. This race is rain or shine.

23rd Annual Fall Swap Meet + Flea Market
Novwember 20, 2021
New Egypt Speedway
New Egypt, NJ
609-758-1900
Website

Black Friday Test & Tune
November 26, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Island Dragway
Great Meadows, NJ 07838
908) 637-6060
Website