Swap Meet & Car Corral | The Nats
Mopar events are happening across the country, from coast to coast. Find one near you and even add it to your Google Calendar or iCal. Looking for a rare Chrysler part for your project? You'll find it and a whole lot more at the Spring Fling Swap Meet and Car Corral. Swap meets. You'll be amazed at the size of the Manufacturer Midway & Swap meet areas along with the car corral. If you love Mopars you will see the.
This entry is for those participants who want to race their cars in one of the many different bracket classes or shootouts.
Pre-registration entries admit two adults and the vehicle to all three days.
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Cars entered will park on the east side of the track in the designated pit area. Use the Main Gate A entrance on the first day or until tech-inspected. After the vehicle passes tech inspection, park in the designated pit area and use the entrance gate on your confirmation letter to enter the grounds.
A picture is required for all new entries.
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Vehicles entered in the race entry cannot compete in the Trophy class. You must check the trailer box for a trailer permit if you will be bringing a vehicle on a trailer. Only a limited amount of space for trailers is available, and they must park in the trailer-designated areas only. This is reserved for the non-plated Bracket drag racers only.
Want to be professionally Judged? No entries will be accepted after this date or at the gate. This entry is for those participants who want their cars judged and will compete for award plaques as well as bragging rights. The Nats is one of the only Mopar shows that feature a professional Judging Staff that know Mopars and can properly judge your car.
Entry admits the car and two adults for all three days. There are seven major categories, and all require photos to be included with the entry application so we can confirm classification of the vehicle.
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If in doubt, e-mail us ahead of time with pictures of the vehicle by the June 30 date so proper classification is performed. Some classes have restrictions or additional fees. Senior and OE-Certified classes require additional funds, with OE requiring prior approval as this class fills up fast. Remember to include two photos three-quarter front and rear with your application unless entering the same vehicle as last year. Include copies of your broadcast sheet, window sticker, and any other supporting documentation for the OE Certification and Senior classes.
Judging takes place on Friday from 10 am to 5 pm. Winners will be announced and displayed at the Judged and Registration tents on Saturday after 3 pm. Children under 10 are free with a paid adult admission. Gates open at 8am and close at 8pm. Click on the General Info topics listed on the right side panel for more information 50th Anniversary of the Model Year Saw the advertising begin of the Dodge Rebellion and Plymouth "Let yourself Go" Campaigns.
This years show will be celebrating the offerings with a special display area for these entered vehicles. It was offered with the as standard and optional Hemi. Judged Car Show The Nats is one of only a few Car Shows that offer participants entered into the Judging portion of the event the ability to have their car teamed Judged by professionals in the field.
They also have been trained to judge in the modified classes to evaluate modifications based on execution, creativity, and quality. The Judged show participants are located on the West Side of the track. The Nats features some of the fastest cars in the Midwest, all competing for top honors in the various racing classes.
Cars come from almost every state in their attempt to be crowned the Nats Champion. Also featured will be exhibition runs from wheel standers and Pro Mods. Drag Racing is an integral part of the Nats where even the Fun Field entrants get to make a pass down the strip and possible qualify for the MPH Club. Fun Field The Fun Field is for those entrants who want to enter their vehicle in the show for display purposes only.
Participants will have a chance at winning door prizes, special awards and the ability to make a timed pass on the track on Saturday during one of the two open time trial sessions. Pre-registered participants also receive an event goody bag which is filled with event souvenirs and information. It is a Judged Show classification dedicated to those entrants 25 and younger male or female in both original and modified classes.
In original, the vehicle must be restored and be over the age of 20 years old. In modified, any year vehicle will be accepted by obviously it has to have been modified and judging is based on the number of modifications, but more importantly their creativity, execution and quality. A special area in the Judging field is reserved for these entrants. We want to encourage young men and women to get into the hobby and be able to compete with each other on their limited financial budget.
We realize that mom and dad will help out, but preference will be given to those who did it on their own with just a helping hand from the parents, not an endless bank account. Individual winners in the Car Show Judging classifications will have the opportunity to have their name announced, a brief description of their car and a commemorative parade lap in front of the grand stands.
Burn Out Contest The Nats was the first show to create the idea of a burn-out contest over 34 years ago. Judges and the crowd response will be used to determine the overall winner each day. Only one decal per car will be awarded, pickup at the ET Shack where you will get your time slip.
Visit the many companies on the Mopar Midway located on the East side of the track behind the grandstands or the general swap meet located in the northeast corner of the track. Everything Mopar that you could ever want is available in the plus vendor spaces at the Nats. It is unbelievable the number of unique parts that show up.Fabulous Chrysler's at Carlisle - Chrysler Nationals 2018
If Mopar made it, it will be for sale at the Nats. Plan on spending a whole day just looking at all the parts.
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This is an area located on the north east side of the track, where all the vehicles that are available for sale are positioned in one area. This makes it a lot easier to have them in one place so you are not walking the whole grounds looking for sale signs. We want to encourage young men and women to get into the hobby and be able to compete with each other on their limited financial budget. We realize that mom and dad will help out, but preference will be given to those who did it on their own with just a helping hand from the parents, not an endless bank account.
Individual winners in the Car Show Judging classifications will have the opportunity to have their name announced, a brief description of their car and a commemorative parade lap in front of the grand stands. Burn Out Contest - The Nats was the first show to create the idea of a burn-out contest over 34years ago.
Judges and the crowd response will be used to determine the overall winner each day. Only one decal per car will be awarded, pickup at the ET Shack where you will get your time slip. Visit the many companies on the Mopar Midway located on the East side of the track behind the grandstands or the general swap meet located in the northeast corner of the track.
Everything Mopar that you could ever want is available in the plus vendor spaces at the Nats. It is unbelievable the number of unique parts that show up.
If Mopar made it, it will be for sale at the Nats. Plan on spending a whole day just looking at all the parts. While any part can be found at the Nats, most vendors cater to — to current year items. This is an area located on the north east side of the track, where all the vehicles that are available for sale are positioned in one area.
This makes it a lot easier to have them in one place so you are not walking the whole grounds looking for sale signs. There is no better place than the Nats Car Corral. Non running vehicles can remain on the trailer, but the tow vehicle must be parked in the vendor lot. Notary Services are available on grounds.
Not only does pre-registration save you money it also provides you another cool feature. The Nats offers you the opportunity to advertise your ride on our website. This gives you the possibility of selling the car before the event. Send in your pre-registration fee along with some information on the vehicle. Mopar Survivors - Mel Majors gathers fine examples of all original unrestored cars and trucks. These serve as great examples for restoring your car to look just like it did when it came off the assembly line.
Many of the participants are original owners, so you can ask questions and get up close to take pictures of what it looked like back in the day. The Survivor display will be located in the Midway just north of the Mopar Pavilion. The Dyno Challenge is located in the Manufacturer Midway. See all the cars and trucks run for the top honors. Top Eliminator - This year the Nats will select one vehicle out of all the pre-registered entries another reason to pre-register other than the discounted entry fee to be featured in the Mopar Pavilion.
The car will be selected based upon appearance, so good photos are necessary. Special Displays - The Nats features a special display of ultra rare cars that were legends or at the forefront of their time.
Seminars -Instructional and Informational Sessions - The old saying a little knowledge goes a long way to saving time and money. The Nationals features free seminars that offer information for both the diehard Mopar enthusiast and the newbie. Topics include performance, restoration, maintenance and more. Seminars are conducted by some of the biggest names in the business. Winners will be awarded based on two groups, age 6 and under, and ages The participants age 9 and under select a Hot Wheels car supplied by us.
The kids compete in a ladder style elimination Drag Race. Side by side eliminations just like the big guys are doing on the real strip a couple of hundred feet away. You can hear the real engines roaring in the background as the kids and adults are all excited as their cars are placed on the starting line. The countdown proceeds in Christmas tree fashion and the cars are released to the cheers of the audience.
The winner goes on to the next round. Win or lose the children get to keep their selected race car. There are plaques for the winner and runner-up. The amount of work and attention to detail these skilled model makers devote to these cars is unbelievable!
Participants, ranging from young children to seasoned adults, may enter single or multiple cars, from complete scenes dioramas at racetracks to cars rusting away in a remote field. Register your model at the AutoKnow tent on Saturday, between 11 a. Models will be judged in different classes with results posted at 4 p.
Participants should pick up their models by 5 p. Participants are divided into three age groups; 11 and under, 12 through 17 and 18 and over, with each group divided into stock and modified classes.
There will also be a class for the diorama entries. Depending on the number of entries per class, First through Third Place trophies will be awarded. If you are into the hobby of building car models, then you can come and compete with some of the best. If you just want to look at the true craftsmanship in these works of art, stop by during your visit to the Mopar Manufacturer Midway. Just fill out the top portion of your entry ticket and drop it in the door prize box located at the Nats Registration tent.
You must be present to win. Just check out the door prize winning board for your ticket number. The board is wiped clean at the end of each day and new ticket winners will be drawn. Get your members to attend the Nats in force.
Clubs with at least 10 entries will receive reserved parking on the west side of the track in the show field. A nice grassy area for your club to gather, park and see the show.
Pass the word and get your car club involved! Mopar Super Cruise - The Nats is well known as the largest single marquee night time cruise show in the world.
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Each night, downtown Heath and Reynoldsburg open their doors to allow cruising on the streets. This is where the Mopars shine. Please be careful of the bystanders and obey all traffic laws. While an occasional bark of the tires will be ignored, burnouts or wreckless driving will not be tolerated and you might be awarded a prize that no one wants during their stay at the Nats. Make sure to tell them you appreciate their support of the event.