2009 East Coast S197 Mustang ShootoutAnnouncement
Five Guys Racing is pleased to announce the First Annual East Coast S197 Mustang Shootout at Rockingham Dragway
in Rockingham, North Carolina, on Sunday, November 1, 2009
. “The Rock” provides a centrally located, easily accessed facility on the Eastern seaboard complete with concessons, sponsor space, and nearby hotels.
The event was originally intended to focus on the 4.0L and 4.6L naturally aspirated S197's with six index, side-by-side race classes. However, due to popular demand the forced induction crowd is invited to participate in six additional classes for added excitement. The facility will manage a Sportsman ladder, and racers will face a .5 Pro Tree, half second indexes, and no breakout rules in effect. The overall emphasis is on street cars you can live with and drive every day, so all cars must be tagged and registered, and cannot be gutted. Winners in each class will receive trophies. Other awards are also being developed for items such as "best 60 foot", "Best R/T", "longest road trip to the event", etc.
The following classes have been developed:Grudge Matches!
Concerned about get eliminated early on? Don't be. Instead, please join some of the well known S197 racecar drivers and our other special guests in the non-award category. Call out a buddy (or a nemesis) for some straight-up heads up racing action. No one to call out? Just keep making "time trial" passes as if you are at a private rental. Everyone will have plenty of opportunity to race all day!
Grudge Matches and Test and Tune is Open to All Ford Powered Vehicles.NA ClassesStreet Sleeper
- 14.000 and slower (4.0L Cars Only)Pure Street
- 13.999 - 13.500Street
- 13.499 - 13.000Modified Street
- 12.999 - 12.500 Super Street
- 12.499 - 12.000Street Eliminator
- 11.999 and fasterPower Adder ClassesStreet Renegade
- 12.500 and slowerStreet Hoodlum
- 12.499 - 12.000Street Sheriff
- 11.999 - 11.500Street Bandit
- 11.499 - 11.000Wild Street
- 10.999 - 10.500Street Outlaw
- 10.499 and faster
Event rules, current class descriptions and as well as full registration information can be found on our website
using the "Event Detail" navagation button or visiting our forum
. Check back periodically as further information regarding entry fees, driver’s meeting, lodging and other items will be become available.
Send email to the announcement poster or Info@S197-Mustang.com
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