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    Attention Midwest Folks - June 1st 1/2 mile race event Chicago

    http://www.wannagofast.com/chicago.php

    Chicago 1/2 Mile Private Runway Shootout!!

    This jaw dropping 2-day event will be held on June 1st and 2nd, 2013 at the exclusive and private Bult Field Airport in Monee, Illinois located only 35 minutes outside of downtown Chicago! Located in the beautiful countryside of Monee this airport provides a stunning location that is centrally located to all the major cities of the beautiful American Midwest! Come join us for a day of, side-by-side, HALF MILE racing at this rare and exclusive location. All of our participants will be given a chance to take their vehicle’s Top Speed down Bult Field's private 5001 ft runway and race Door-To-Door against the competitor of their choice!! See what it’s finally like to race without the restrictions of speed limits, on what is basically your own private proving grounds in the Heartland of America!! This event is limited to only 150 cars, per day, and is sure to sell out quick!! So register today and we promise to make your automotive DREAMS come true!!
    Click here for detailed info on things to do and places to stay in Monee, IL.
    The event address is:


    • 28261 SOUTH KEDZIE AVE
    • MONEE, IL 60449


    Event Date: June 1st and 2nd, 2013

    Driver Registration deadline is May 10th, 2013. It is extremely likely this event will sell out BEFORE the deadline. Register NOW to ensure your spot on June 1st and 2nd.
    Pricing:

    Drivers:

    $195/ea (per day) in advance before January 21st, 2013, or $350 for a 2-day pass.
    $225/ea (per day) in advance after January 21st, 2013, or $400 for a 2-day pass.
    **To register as a "Driver" for both days simply click on the "2DayPass" Option in the drop down menu.
    All Driver's will be treated to a private catered lunch!
    Driver’s you must Pre-Pay Online!
    *There is no limit to the number of passes you can make! You will only be restricted by the turnover time that each runs takes.
    Spectators:

    $15/ea, (per day) or $25 for a 2-Day Pass.
    Event Schedule

    Click here for the event schedule

    • The event is limited to 150 cars per day, no motorcycles
    • All driver’s will be required to wear helmets for this event.
    • We take cash only at the gate for spectators.
    • Spectators must provide their own tents and chairs for this event.
    • All speeds will be recorded with a state of the art trap speed system.


    Driver Registration Opening Soon

    Registration will be TBA. Driver Registration deadline is May 10th, 2013. It is extremely likely this event will sell out BEFORE the deadline. Register NOW to ensure your spot on June 1st and 2nd.
    Refund Policy

    ** NOTICE ** All Drivers and Crew must read the event registration waivers, tech sheet, forms, general event rules and rules & regulations.

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    looks like fun

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    Rep points for you. Thanks for the link!

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    Very very tempted!

    if I get my LSD by then, I'm in. I am having hard time putting the power down even with 285s on the rear.
    From all the things I've lost,
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    midwest!

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    Moved to Regional -> Midwest

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mithiral67 Click here to enlarge
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    No one surfs this forum sticky Click here to enlarge
    Not true and it seems the way to get it more active is with... more activity don't you think?

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    Sticky, can you update the OP as they pulled the original posts.

    Half Mile Races June 1 and 2, 2013 at an airstrip in northern Illinois with official sign up starting in Jan 2013. See back at the forums for more info then. Here is the link for the current chat thread on the event, but it doesn’t have much info. http://www.thechicagogarage.com/foru...iscussion.html.
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    This is an airplane strip run correct?

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    yea
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    Awesome. Looks like a lot of fun!
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    www.wannagofast.com is hosting this event they just finished up a huge event in Georgia on Sept. 22nd. Registration will open up the first week of January on their website. Here is a video from their Georgia event! It was crazy!


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    thanks for the info. @Sticky can you see post 9, I just learned how to mention.
    Last edited by mithiral67; 12-18-2012 at 02:15 PM.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mithiral67 Click here to enlarge
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    thanks for the info. @Sticky can you see post 9, I just learned how to mention.
    Useful feature isn't it?

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    Bump - registration opens soon - anyone planning on attending?
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    That is correct registration opens up on January 4th! All those interested can register on their website at www.wannagofast.com!

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    Just saw that registration officially opens on Jan. 18th!

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mithiral67 Click here to enlarge
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    thanks for the info. @Sticky can you see post 9, I just learned how to mention.
    Updated I was kind of delayed on this one.

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    lol @Sticky , a bit behind, and just about when you do it, that link is no good.

    Here is what is should read now.

    http://www.wannagofast.com/chicago.php

    Chicago 1/2 Mile Private Runway Shootout!!

    This jaw dropping 2-day event will be held on June 1st and 2nd, 2013 at the exclusive and private Bult Field Airport in Monee, Illinois located only 35 minutes outside of downtown Chicago! Located in the beautiful countryside of Monee this airport provides a stunning location that is centrally located to all the major cities of the beautiful American Midwest! Come join us for a day of, side-by-side, HALF MILE racing at this rare and exclusive location. All of our participants will be given a chance to take their vehicle’s Top Speed down Bult Field's private 5001 ft runway and race Door-To-Door against the competitor of their choice!! See what it’s finally like to race without the restrictions of speed limits, on what is basically your own private proving grounds in the Heartland of America!! This event is limited to only 150 cars, per day, and is sure to sell out quick!! So register today and we promise to make your automotive DREAMS come true!!
    Click here for detailed info on things to do and places to stay in Monee, IL.
    The event address is:


    • 28261 SOUTH KEDZIE AVE
    • MONEE, IL 60449


    Event Date: June 1st and 2nd, 2013

    Driver Registration deadline is May 10th, 2013. It is extremely likely this event will sell out BEFORE the deadline. Register NOW to ensure your spot on June 1st and 2nd.
    Pricing:

    Drivers:

    $195/ea (per day) in advance before January 21st, 2013, or $350 for a 2-day pass.
    $225/ea (per day) in advance after January 21st, 2013, or $400 for a 2-day pass.
    **To register as a "Driver" for both days simply click on the "2DayPass" Option in the drop down menu.
    All Driver's will be treated to a private catered lunch!
    Driver’s you must Pre-Pay Online!
    *There is no limit to the number of passes you can make! You will only be restricted by the turnover time that each runs takes.
    Spectators:

    $15/ea, (per day) or $25 for a 2-Day Pass.
    Event Schedule

    Click here for the event schedule

    • The event is limited to 150 cars per day, no motorcycles
    • All driver’s will be required to wear helmets for this event.
    • We take cash only at the gate for spectators.
    • Spectators must provide their own tents and chairs for this event.
    • All speeds will be recorded with a state of the art trap speed system.


    Driver Registration Opening Soon

    Registration will be TBA. Driver Registration deadline is May 10th, 2013. It is extremely likely this event will sell out BEFORE the deadline. Register NOW to ensure your spot on June 1st and 2nd.
    Refund Policy

    ** NOTICE ** All Drivers and Crew must read the event registration waivers, tech sheet, forms, general event rules and rules & regulations.
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    Ha, yep.
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    what if I just want to be media?

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    you lie
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    You really think my car is going to do anything significant compared to everyone elses on a 1/2 mile straight?

    I'd rather sit and shoot you idiots and make $ off selling you the photos.

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