Friday September 9th

Friday September 9th

NEW! - Streets of Fire presented by Audi Winston-Salem

Join us as we light up the night along 4th street in downtown Winston-Salem for dragrace-style street sprints!  The night will feature both professional and amateur categories in a competitively charged atmosphere along restaurant row. Download full schedule of events.

Streets of Fire
presented by Audi Winston-Salem

Street Sprint Racing: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM (classes and individual start times based on registration).

It’s going to be a hot night in downtown Winston-Salem!  Street sprints featuring small groups will light it up down 4th street.  Kick back in one of the street-front bars or restaurants for dinner and drinks and watch the show.

Schedule subject to change.

The sprint course is 200 meters in length.  Riders will sprint the distance, side-by-side.  Riders will be chip-timed.


Start Location:
500 block of 4th Street (Corner of Spruce and 4th)


Finish Location:
200 block of 4th Street (Corner of Trade and 4th)


Rider Staging:
Parking lot behind Lowey building near the corner of Spruce and 4th


Rider Parking:
4th Street Parking Deck (Corner of Poplar and 4th)


Fist Heat:
7:00 PM


Total Purse: 
$1,500


Starting Method:
           

Standing start, riders will be held by saddle/clipped in and ready to sprint, 4 racers at a time.


Qualifying:
                       

Dependent on number of entries, each participant will make either 1 or 2 runs for qualifying/seeding placement within their categories.  If 2 run qualification is utilized, seeding placement will be based on the best of the 2 runs


Elimination:
                     

Riders will have a single or double (TBD) elimination based on category.
If there are insufficient number of riders in a category, multiple categories will be run at the same time and scored separately.


Winners:

Winners will be selected based on fastest time for each category.  Prize purse is distributed by category.


Registration:

Registration for all racer categories for Friday night is $20 in advance. Amateur racers will have their one-day USAC license fee waived during registration checkout.  Use coupon code "OneDay", compliements of Flow Automotive.


You MUST pre-register online to race.
  Online registration will close at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, September 7th.  There will be no onsite registration.


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Free Live Music

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

We’ll have free live music all evening and dancing in the streets once the racing concludes!

Performances by:

DawesDawes
An American folk rock band featuring brothers Taylor and Griffin Goldsmith.

Crenshaw PentecostalCrenshaw Pentecostal
Winston-Salem’s own Carolina grunge rock band.  If you missed them opening for Bon Jovi in Raleigh earlier this year, now’s your chance to show them some local love!

BahamasBahamas
Indie rock music featuring lead singer Afie Jurvanen.