Dates for Event

Date: September 7, 2019

Gates Open: 8:00AM

Racing Starts: 9:00AM

Car Show Judging Begins: 10:00AM

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Event Venue

National Trail Raceway

2650 National Road SW

Hebron, OH 43025

(740) 928-5706

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Host Hotel

Best Western - Columbus East

1899 Winderly Lane

Pickerington, OH 43147

(614) 860-9804

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Jeep Grand Cherokee National Trails staging area Car Show Area

Event Activities

The gates at National Trail Raceway open at 8AM and LXBN events start with the LXBN True Street Competition at 10AM. The Modern Mopar Car Show will go on from 9AM through closing and judging will take place between 10AM-3PM. All awards will be given out at the conclusion of the event.

LXBN True Street Competition

The True Street Competition is open to racing participant cars. It begins in the morning with a 30 minute "street" ride around National Trail Raceway to get motors warmed up. Remember NOT to open those hoods when you return to staging lanes and NO tire changes (except PSI) or be disqualified. Racing begins immediately upon return. 3 hotlaps closest to index will take home some cool prizes.

LXBN Modern HEMI Street Class

The Modern HEMI Street Class is open to all qualified participant cars. Some of the fastest late model Mopar Street Cars travel from across the country to participate and to put their build up against the “legendary” builds they have read about online. Every season this is the most watched, most exciting races, with the most participants of the event. (ET 12.50-up) Check out the LXBN General Racing Rules for more details.

LXBN Modern HEMI Bracket Class

The Modern HEMI Bracket Class is open to all qualified participant cars. Some of the most consistent late model Mopar cars from across the country participate in the Modern HEMI Bracket. Dial-In can be modified in each round. (3 Class Winners). Check out the LXBN General Racing Rules for more details.

LXBN General Racing Rules

  • All LXBN Race Events Run on Pro Tree (Except True Street, HEMI Bracket)
  • 2003+ GEN III HEMI (Required). Open to ANY Cars, Trucks, SUVs
  • 2005+ V6 Engine Allowed for LX/LC/LD Vehicles ONLY
  • Modern V-10 Engine Allowed in Drag Pak Only
  • No Trans Brakes. No Delay Boxes. No Throttle Stops.
  • No Aggressive Off-Road Tires

LXBN Modern Mopar Car Show

So, drag racing isn't your thing? Sounds like a perfect opportunity to display your car and its mirror finish in the car show. Sit back and relax in the Modern Mopar Car Show competition. With over 50+ Car Show Classes the professional LXBN judges want to see how well you detailed and know your Mopar. Cars are divided by Weekend Driver and Daily Driver using your Model Year and Current Mileage. You can hang out and watch all of those drag racers get their cars dirty from the comfort of the car show field.

What Can You Expect To See

  • Hundreds of Stock, Modified and Custom Modern Mopar Vehicles
  • Modern Mopar Racing Competition (True Street, Street, Modern HEMI, Hellcat)
  • Show & Shine Competition (Open to All Modern Mopars 1986-2018)
  • Manufacturer Exhibits and Large Vendor Midway
  • Modern and Classic Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Mopar, SRT, Plymouth, AMC vehicles!!!

Event Venue

National Trail Raceway

Nestled in the farmland of Ohio, National Trail Raceway is the setting of this year's LX and Beyond Modern Mopar event. National Trail Raceway has seen the best racers from around the Midwest and the world race down the famous 1/4 mile and participate in great racing action. With all of the success that the area has gained through the track, it was a vision of the Rader family that brought the finest racing in the world to Central Ohio.

Track Information
  • Opened: 1964
  • Track Surface: Concrete/Asphalt
  • Concrete Launchpad: 660 Feet
  • Track Direction: North to South
  • Elevation: 900 Feet
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Charger at National Trails LXBN

2650 National Road S.W.
Hebron, OH 43025
(740) 928-5706

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Food/Drink: Concession Style
Stands: Located on both sides of track
Store: Offering such things as ice cream, racing gear, drinks and food
Air: If you need to fill your tires before you leave you can do so at the safety check

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Host Hotel

Best Western Executive Suites - Columbus East

This spacious and tranquil all suites property is minutes from downtown, OSU, Ohio Fairgrounds and numerous restaurants. Conveniently located off of central Ohio's Interstate 70, in a Columbus area suburb, the Best Western Executive Suites - Columbus East provides all-suite accommodations and full service amenities at an unbeatable value. This Pickerington hotel features spacious, well-appointed suites with separate living area, each fully-equipped with cable HD television with HBO® and wireless high-speed internet access. Hotel guests are welcome to start each day with a complimentary full hot breakfast and wrap the day up with warm fresh cookies in the evening. Guests also can take full advantage of additional hotel amenities including an indoor heated swimming pool, fitness facility, full service business center and meeting space. Free passes to the Power Shack® Gym.

Visitors staying at this Best Western will find themselves close to a variety of local restaurants and shops as well as key area attractions such as the Rickenbacker Air Force Base and the Short North Arts District. Take a quick day trip into nearby Columbus to visit the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium or enjoy an afternoon game of golf at one of the many courses within five miles of the hotel. Corporate travelers staying at the hotel will appreciate being close to the Ohio State University, Department of Commerce, and the Columbus Convention Center.

Group Name: LX and Beyond
Group Code: LXBN

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