Montgomery, AL — The CARS Million Dollar Race at Montgomery Raceway Park is less than two weeks away and Folk Promotions has released a statement concerning traction control and other illegal devices used to improve the consistency of cars in Bracket Racing.
The MSD Digital 7731, MSD Grid ARC Module 7761, and other devices used to control engine acceleration via rev limiting (stuttering) are prohibited at the Million Dollar Race. Devices that use slew rate or drive shaft speed to control the timing of an engine are also prohibited. Continue reading
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Who wants to be a Millionaire?
Of course, everyone wants to be and thanks to the CARS Protection Plus Million Dollar Drag Race, racers across North American have had the opportunity to enjoy a life-changing experience for the last two decades. Celebrating its historic 20th anniversary in 2015, the CARS Protection Plus Million Dollar Drag Race will return to Montgomery Motorsports Park on Oct. 22–25, 2015. Continue reading
Bradenton, FL — Folk Promotions has released the 2015 date for the historic and highest paying bracket race in the history of drag racing – the C.A.R.S Protection Plus Million Dollar Race and also the date for the Lucas Oil Mini Million event. The Million Dollar Race will return to Montgomery Raceway Park on October 22nd-25th, featuring a FREE test and tune session on Wednesday followed by a Gamblers Race, the Triple Twenty-Five’s, and the “big-go” of bracket racing – The Million.
Once again, Friday dawned with clear blue skies and plenty of sunshine for Day 2 of the CARS Protection Plus Million Dollar Race. With new entries coming in today and one time trial provided to all entrants, eliminations didn’t start until 1:30. Due to the amount of entries, buybacks were again eliminated for today.
And so it is once again that the 19th Annual CARS Protection Plus Million Dollar Race has come to pass. Over Two hundred entrants came up with the $2,000 entry fee to be a part of the largest payday in drag racing history. In accordance with the rules of the event, the entire purse is guaranteed right up to the runner-up prize of $50,000.
Chamber of commerce weather greeted over 400 entries to Day 1 of the C.A.R.S. Protection Plus Million Dollar Drag Race. Possibly never before in the history of any race has there been a 0% chance of rain predicted for the entire weekend. And with clear blue skies and temperatures in the 70s, racers came out to compete at the 19th edition of this famous race.
With the actual Million Dollar Race event winner Rodney Phagan and fellow finalist Cecil Hankins both enjoying their victories, there remained one more race of the event, the final Triple 20 with $20,000 on the line for the winner.
Montgomery, AL — Folk Promotion’s Mini Million series kicked off this past weekend at Montgomery Motorsports Park and three winners were crowned, including a father and son who celebrated a birthday and victory in the winner’s circle. The event faced weather conditions most of the weekend as the flooding rain forced race officials to cancel the main $50,000 event.