Palm Beach International Raceway™ (PBIR) is pleased to announce its partnership with the Great American Bracket Race (GABR) at Memphis International Raceway™ (MIR) on September 5 – 7, 2014. PBIR and GABR have joined forces to offer the points winner of the GABR a free entry to the Dick Moroso Memorial 5-Day Bracket Championship presented by Madaris Window & Insulation and The Screen Shop on November 21 – 25, 2014 at PBIR.
The Dick Moroso Memorial 5-Day Bracket Championship brings racers from all over the country to the Sunshine State to compete for a $10,000 prize to the winner each day on the 1/4-mile drag strip. With this new partnership, racers who participate in the Sixth Annual Moser Engineering Great American $50,000 Bracket Race at MIR on September 5 – 7, 2014 have a shot at winning a free entry to PBIR, valued at $875. The electronics overall points winner from the weekend at MIR’s GABR will receive a free five-day entry to PBIR’s 2014 Dick Moroso Memorial 5-Day Bracket Championship.
Palm Beach International Raceway™ (PBIR) hosts Ford and Mopar fans of all ages during a special weekend of motorsports in September. Celebrating Mustang’s 50th Birthday, Fun Ford Weekend kicks off on September 12, 2014, while Mega Mopar Action on the Drag Strip returns on September 14, 2014.
From Ford-powered and Ford-bodied bracket racers looking to earn some “cred” on the Drag Strip to Blue Oval restoration experts showing off their finished masterpiece or searching for that hard-to-find part at the Swap Meet, Fun Ford Weekend at Palm Beach International Raceway in Jupiter, Florida has something for everyone.
Team IHRA has been selected to participate in Season 8 of FIREBALL RUN America's Frontier, an online reality-filmed entertainment series. IHRA, the International Hot Rod Association, and Palm Beach International Raceway are both owned by IRG Sports + Entertainment.
Since 2007, FIREBALL RUN has been The Most Epic Adventurally in America®, a gripping 8 day, 2000 mile, life-size trivia game, where America serves as the game board: part live event, part streamed, and part 25 episode series. Unlike reality TV, FIREBALL RUN is authentic and real; 40 celebrity and aspirational driving teams compete for bragging rights, a greater cause, and a plastic road sign - all while raising awareness for missing children.