WEST VALLEY CITY ‒ As the summer of 2016 begins to wind down, Rocky Mountain Raceways has big plans to throw its special 20th anniversary season a fast, loud and powerful 3-day party.
It’s known as Summer Sendoff and it’s an annual event on the Young Kia Drag Strip. The sizzling celebration will run Friday through Sunday, and will feature hundreds of cars competing for $30,000 in guaranteed purses.
The event will be highlighted with Nitro Funny Car racing on Saturday.
Drag racers from all over the western United States and parts of Canada have already converged on the RMR property. The competition ...
RIVERTON – On Thursday, Rocky Mountain Raceways had the pleasure of tagging along with the folks from the Salt Lake Parade of Homes, Tailor Built Homes and the Make-A-Wish Foundation as young racing fan Travis Carpenter got to see a bedroom filled with lots of sweet racing stuff donated just for him.
Travis, who recently turned 9, suffers from neurofibromatosis type 1, or simply NF1, a rare genetic disorder. Travis has been dealing with NF1 for most of his life, but with the help of his family -- parents Kelly and Scott and big brothers Nolan and Barrett -- he puts ...
Adding to the excitement of its special 20th anniversary season, Rocky Mountain Raceways will incorporate a new element to the America First Credit Union Super Oval when the season begins next month.
The contest is being called “Track Attack.”
Using their own vehicles, participants will race against the clock as well as against other racing enthusiasts to see who can post the best overall times on the 3/8-mile AFCU Super Oval. Each race night, five cars will run four laps, alone, on the oval. Time will be kept for the four laps combined and the best time will be declared the winner.
Summer Office Hours:
Tuesday-Friday; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday; 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 5 pm (In Office)
Thursday 9 am - 5 pm (In Office)
*There will be NO Tire Sales in the Main Office on ANY other day. Also available during Super Oval events at the Tire Shed.