April 7, 2016, St. Louis Region – Events scheduled for this weekend at Gateway Motorsports Park’s Dragplex have been postponed due to weather. The scheduled season-opener for the NHRA North Central Division’s JEGS Super Quick Series, as well as GMP’s ET Bracket Championship Series, have been rescheduled to Saturday, June 18, and Sunday, June 19.
The June 18-19 event weekend now will feature a $2,500-to-win Friday night event and $7,500-to-win Saturday night event as part of the Dragplex’s MegaBucks Bracket Special. The next Gateway bracket series points race will be Saturday, April 23.
Tentative schedule for June 17-19
Friday, June 17
Noon-5 p.m. — Test ’n’ Tune.
5 p.m. — MegaBucks Friday Night Bracket Shootout ($2,500 to win).
Saturday, June 18
8 a.m.-6:30 p.m. — Gateway E.T. Bracket Championship Series and Jr. Dragster Series.
JEGS Super Quick qualifying: Times to be announced.
MegaBucks Doorcars vs. Dragsters ($7,500 to win): 7 p.m.
Sunday, June 19
8 a.m.-5 p.m. — Gateway E.T. Championship and Jr. Dragster Series.
JEGS Super Quick Eliminations: Times to be announced.
For more information, please call GMP at (618) 215-8888 or visit www.wwtraceway.com. Follow GMP on Facebook and Twitter.
The vision for the new Gateway Motorsports Park is to create a racing lifestyle that attracts enthusiasts, professionals, amateurs and car lovers by harnessing the energy and passion of the thousands of racing fans in the heart of the Midwest.
Located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis and covering nearly 200 acres, Gateway is the largest outdoor entertainment facility in the region, encompassing a ¼ mile NHRA-sanctioned drag strip, 1.25-mile superspeedway, 1.6-mile road course, a state-of-the-art Karting facility and a new 14-acre, multi-purpose dirt off-road venue.