Streetcar Saturday presented by Millennium Trailers is a multi-attraction event which features racing on-track at the historic IRP drag strip, plus a car show and midway attractions! Streetcar Saturday gives racers chances through the spring and summer to legally race their street vehicles at IRP.
Event dates for Streetcar Saturday in 2023 include Saturday, July 29th as well as Saturday, October 28th.
10.0 Index Class $40 Online ($45 Gate)
12.0 Index Class $40 Online ($45 Gate)
14.0 Index Class $40 Online ($45 Gate)
Fun Runs $30 Online ($35 Gate)
INDEX CLASS PAYOUTS
10.0 Index Class $600*
12.0 Index Class $500*
14.0 Index Class $400*
* – Winner earns 80%, runner up 20%
RULES FOR STREETCAR SATURDAY
GENERAL RULES & INFO
Purchase of Index Racing ticket includes Roll Racing and Fun Runs.
Roll racing ends once Index Racing begins.
Cars must run DOT approved tires.
Cars must be insured and plated.
Cars must pass tech before running.
Long pants required for drivers.
Closed toe shoes required for drivers.
All NHRA rules apply.
Car Show Participants park in Beer Garden.
Roll racing is limited to the first hour of a Streetcar Saturday event. Drivers will race to the quarter mile and will roll through the start line at 40 MPH.
Runs start under the bridge, and drivers are required to race with SNELL 2015 or newer helmets.
The MPH classes are as follows:
115 MPH and slower
115 to 120 MPH
120 MPH and faster
Once Index Racing begins, Roll Racing will conclude for the evening.
The heads-up index racing classes will feature 10-second, 12-second and 14-second indexes. For all index racing classes, these rules apply:
Racing to the 1/4 mile with instant green light.
Cross the center line, you’re out.
Red light, you’re out.
Clocks will be on and times will be shown.
Cost to enter is $45 at the gate (or $40 if purchased online).
Pairings are done at random – no qualifying.
Pairings will be laddered once down to 8 cars.
Potential byes are determined by reaction time of previous round.
If a bye is not used, it will carry over.
Index racing will begin with one timed run.
Purchase of Index racing ticket includes Roll Racing and Fun Runs.