2014 Auto Club Famoso Raceway Event Details

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GATE SCHEDULE

Friday June 6, 2014 
Gates Open – 8am – 5pm
Racer/Participant Parking – 8am – 5pm
Vendor Swap Meet Load-in – 8am – 5pm
Tech – 10am
Test and Tune – 12pm – 5pm

Saturday June 7, 2014 
Gates Open – 8am – 5pm
Tech – 8am
Time Trials – 9:30am
Car Show Judging starts – 11am
Pro Mod Qualifying – 12pm, 2pm, & 4pm
Eliminations (Chevy Bracket Cars) – 1pm

Sunday June 8, 2014
Gates Open – 8am – 5pm
Tech – 8am
Final Time Trial – 9:30am
Pre Race Ceremonies – 11:30am
1st Round Pro Mods – 12pm
Eliminations all classes – 1pm
2nd Round Pro Mods – 2pm
Car Show Awards – 3pm
Final Round Pro Mods – 4pm

 

RACER FEES

FRIDAY - Weekend Admission Pass – $40- Includes Test and Tune
Test and Tune – 12-5pm Included in Gate Fee

SATURDAY - Weekend Admission Pass – $30
Saturday Tech Card Fees;
DriveDuracell.com Bracket 1 (Chevy Only) $40
Bracket 2 (Chevy Only) – $40
DOT (DOT Tire & Muffler Required– 1/4th Mile, Chevy Only) – $25
Non Chevy Time runs for Sunday’s Summit Bracket Race – Gate fee

SUNDAY - Weekend Admission Pass – $20
Sunday Tech Card Fees;
Super Pro – $45
Pro – $40
Sportsman (DOT Tire & Muffler Required– 1/4th Mile) – $35
Motorcycle – $30
CamaroGuys Gen 5 Challenge presented by S&W Race Cars – $25

 

ADMISSION FEES

CREW & SPECTATOR

Friday
$40 Crew/Spectator Event
Children $5 a day

Saturday
$30 Crew/Spectator Event
$20 – 1 Day Spectator
Children $5 a day

Sunday
$20 Crew/Spectator
Children $5 a day

CAR SHOW
$45 Saturday & Sunday
$30 Saturday Only
$30 Sunday Only

SWAP MEET
$45 Saturday & Sunday ( Friday Early Load-in)
$25 Sunday Only

2014 MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY EVENT DETAILS

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2014 Maple Grove Schedule

2014 Maple Grove Schedule

 DRAG RACING PAYOUTS

Sunday Bracket Payout Winner  R/U Semi 1/4 1/8
 
DriveDuracell.com Bracket 1 $3,000 $1,500 $500 $200 $100
Bracket 2 $1,500 $600 $200 $100 $75
D.O.T. $1000 $400 $125 $100 $75
Camaro Guys 5th Gen Camaro  Trophy   Trophy    
Last Chance $1500 $750 $300 $100

 

2014 Super Chevy Show – Maple Grove Raceway Car Show Classes & Awards

Friday, July 11th Special Event

Collector Car Appreciation Day Cruise Night at Maple Grove Raceway
Chevy bodied and/or powered only
$10 per car/driver – Passengers also only $10
First 100 vehicles receive a special commemorative Dash Plaque
After racing is completed, cars will be able to make a parade lap down the ¼ mile!

Big Car
(Includes Impala, Biscayne and Caprice)
1949 – 1954
1958 – 1989
1990 & Newer

Chevelle
1964 – 1967
1968 & Newer

El Camino
All El Caminos

Conversion
1900 – Current
Class includes all non-Chevrolet bodied vehicles with Chevrolet power and all Chevrolet bodied vehicles with non-Chevrolet power

Early Chevy
Pre 1935
1936 – 1948
Chevrolet bodies and powered cars and trucks

Open
All Chevrolets and GM products not included in a specific category – Through Current Model Year

Camaro
1967 – 1969
1970 – 1981
1982 – 1992
1993 – 2002
2010 & Newer

Corvette
1953 – 1967
1968 – 1982
1984 – 1996
1997 – 2004
2005 & Newer

Monte Carlo
All Monte Carlos

Chevrolet
1955 – 1957

Nova
1962 – 1967
1968 & Newer

Nostalgia Rod
All unfinished appearing vehicles – Awarded in Conversion or Early Chevrolet classes

Pro Street
All Chevrolet vehicles with 75% of an original frame or altered original frame (including rear end narrowed), having a physically narrowed rear end wheel tubs or factory.

Pro Engineered
All Chevrolet vehicles, which have a complete tube chassis, from radiator to rear bumper (round or square). Must have a physically narrowed rear end and wheel tubs. All tube chassis drag cars and off road will compete in this class.

Pick Up Truck
1949 – 1972 ALL SIZE 2WD/4WD
1973 – 1987 ALL SIZE 2WD/4WD
1988 & Newer ALL SIZE 2WD/4WD
SUV ALL SIZE 2WD/4WD
MINI ALL YEARS 2WD/4WD

YOUNG STAR (under 21)

 

ANNIVERSARY CLASS                                                                                                                 

This class is for all vehicles specified below for a specific model year. This class will have its own special parking area. Class will be broken down as follows:

Winner & Outstanding Stock

Winner & Outstanding Modified

Winner & Outstanding Show

For 2014, the 50th anniversary of the Chevelle/Malibu will be recoginized. All years welcome. Special awards for 1964 model year. All others class awards stay the same.

Special parking area for all Chevelles.

 

GOLD CLASS

All extensively done Show Vehicles. Undercarriage will be examined to determine eligibility, and a final decision will be rendered by consensus of the Car Show Officials. The Supervisor decision is final and the entry would compete in the Gold Class. The registration procedure remains the same for all vehicles. All entries will register for their normally assigned class and the Judging Supervisor will make the registration change and provide the owner with a new classification card. Gold Class entrants will be reassigned a parking area and will be grouped together. Winners will be awarded in separate categories as appropriate, as well as appropriate “Best” awards

Each class has the possibility of having these classes within. Example being…. Camaro 1967 – 1969 could actually be 3 classes with 3 Winners and 3 Outstandings
Camaro 1967-1969 (Stock)
Camaro 1967-1969 (Modified)
Camaro 1967-1969 (Show)

 

STOCK CLASS
The Stock Class will include vehicles that appear to be factory or dealer stock. The interior must be original or a duplicate of the original in material, style, and/or color. Engine must be stock for the vehicle’s year and model. Numbers do NOT have to match. All vehicles that are dealer and factory conversions that are restored to stock (Yenko, SLP, etc) will still compete in the Stock Class provided they have been restored to original. Stock Class will also allow for no more than 3 BOLT ON changes from originally equipped (chrome valve covers, tube style headers, etc)

 

MODIFIED CLASS (old Street Class)

The Modified Class is for any vehicle with 4 or more bolt on changes from factory or originally equipped. Body may have bolt on spoilers, ground effects, fiberglass parts, etc. Paint may be any type that is from an OEM manufacturer. Paint such as candy, pearl, etc will be moved to the Show Class. Painted on pinstripes and/or taped pinstripes or decals/vinyl graphics will be allowed. Judging supervisor will classify custom work. Any molding of any type (firewall, inner fenders, etc) will move entry to Show Class. Interiors – minor changes are permissible such as bolt in seats with stock type interior, carpet in truck beds and/or wood inlays, etc. Full custom interiors will move entry to Show Class. The will be no limit as to the amount of bolt on items permitted.

 

SHOW CLASS (old Modified Class)

The following will automatically put a vehicle in to the Show Class: any heavy body modifications such as chopping, molding, sectioning, etc. Paint that contains painted graphics, candy, pearl, murals, etc. Engine relocation, smoothed engine block, multiple carbs, power adders (blowers, turbos, etc), fuel injection conversion on other era vehicle. Interiors: any full custom design interiors or have had significant changes to factory equipped (molded dash, custom seats, custom headliner, door panels, etc).

PLEASE NOTE: Show judges and/or management reserve the right to expand or combine classes as they deem necessary.

 

SATURDAY

Specialty Awards
Top 10 Editors Choice – Car Show
Top 10 Editors Choice – Drag Race
Promoter’s Award
Club Participation (Minimum 6 cars registered together as a club)
Outstanding Engineered
Outstanding Paint
Outstanding Interior
Outstanding Engine
Outstanding Stock
Outstanding Modified

Outstanding Show
Outstanding Workmanship

 

SUNDAY

Class Awards
Class Winner Plaque – 1 per class (Class winners also receive Winner’s Jacket)
Outstanding Class Awards – 1 per class

Best in Class (Best in Class also receive a $25 cash award)
Best Big Car
Best Camaro
Best Chevelle
Best Corvette
Best 55-56-57
Best Early Chevrolet
Best Conversion
Best Pro Street

Best Pro Engineered
Best El Camino
Best Nova
Best Monte Carlo
Best Open
Best Truck

Best Anniversary Vehicle

Young Star

Gold Class (also receives $50 cash award)
Best Stock
Best Modified

Top Award
Best of Show (Also receives $50 cash award)
Best of Show – Gold Class (also receives $100 cash award)

TV and Motion Picture Star Brett “Big Schwag” Wagner to Appear at Super Chevy Show July 12-13 at Maple Grove Raceway

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MOHNTON, Pa. — Brett Wagner has been signed to appear at the Super Chevy Show at Maple Grove Raceway on July 12 and 13. The star of television and motion pictures will meet fans at the all-Chevrolet event, which features drag racing, a car show, swap meet and manufacturer midway.

Also referred to as “The Big Schwag,” Wagner is best known to car buffs as the host of Pass Time on Speed and Monster Garage on the Discovery Channel.

In addition to starring on Monster Garage, Wagner has appeared in a number of hit television shows, including Sons of Anarchy, Hannah Montana and Castle. His motion picture credits include: The Crazies, The Players Club and Sleepover.

“I’ve been impressed with the cars I have seen in Pennsylvania,” said Wagner. “And now the Super Chevy Show — I’m ready to be blown away. There’s a lot of horsepower in Pennsylvania.

“I’m excited to be a part of the Super Chevy Show, but equally excited to hang out at the famous Maple Grove Raceway. Maple Grove Raceway, The Big Schwag and the Super Chevy Show — call a nurse, you’re gonna need it!”

The annual MGR Super Chevy Show is a wonderland for lovers of all things Chevrolet. The weekend includes an extensive Chevrolet car show, drag racing, a swap meet and youth-oriented activities (including the Revell model car company’s “Make ‘n Take” area).

The Super Chevy Show car show includes classes for: Big Car, Monte Carlo, Chevelle (including the 50th anniversary of the Chevelle — the Chevelle-abration), El Camino, Nova, Nostalgia Rod, Conversion, Early

Chevy, Pro Street, Pro Engineered, Open, Camaro, Corvette, Pick-Up Truck, Young Star (under age 25), Anniversary Class, Gold Class, Stock Class and Modified.

The all-Chevrolet drag racing show (Chevrolet body or Chevrolet-powered) will be enhanced by the thrilling Outlaw Pro Mod class.
For more information, visit the Super Chevy Show website at: www.SuperChevyShow.com.
For more information, please call Maple Grove Raceway at (610) 856-9200 or visit www.maplegroveraceway.com. Follow Maple Grove Raceway on Facebook and Twitter (@maplegrove).

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