NORWALK, Ohio - The IHRA World Championship Series (WCS) schedule has been announced by the International Hot Rod Association.
The 16 race series will feature 8 races each in Northern and Southern Regions. The season will begin with the Southern Region event at Hub City Dragway in Hattiesburg, Miss., on February 27 & 28. The Northern Region will open at New England Dragway in Epping, N.H. on May 1 & 2.
Both regions will conclude on Labor Day Weekend, September 4 & 5, with the Northern Region at Cordova Dragway Park in Cordova, Ill., and the Southern Region at Kinston, Dragway, Kinston, N.C.
Racers may declare either region to be their "home region", but that determination must be declared at the first race attended.
Date Northern Region Southern Region Feb. 27-28 Hub City Dragway Hattiesburg, Miss. Mar. 06-07 Carolina Dragway Elko, S.C. Apr. 17-18 Mooresville Dragway Mooresville, N.C. Apr. 24-25 Farmington Dragway Farmington, N.C. May 01-02 New England Dragway Epping, N.H. May 15-16 Piedmont Dragway Julian, N.C. May 22-23 Tri-State Dragway Hamilton, OH June 05-06 Kanawha Valley Dragway Point Pleasant, W.V. June 26-27 Mid-Michigan Motorplex Stanton, MI July 17-18 U.S. 43 Drag Raceway Ethridge, Tenn. July 24-25 Norwalk Raceway Park Norwalk, Ohio Aug.07-08 Rockingham Dragway Rockingham, N.C. Aug. 14-15 Mountain Park Motorplex Clay City, Ky. Aug. 21-22 Dragway 42 West Salem, Ohio Sep. 04-05 Cordova Dragway Park Cordova, Ill. Sep. 04-05 Kinston Dragway Kinston, N.C.
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