AUSTRALIAN PERFORMANCE NATIONALS - OZ NATS
The Australian Performance Nationals (OZ NATS) is here! 22nd October at the famous Adelaide International Raceway.
OZ NATS is an action packed event that brings a wide variety of performance and show cars together for a huge day of fun & competition.
There will be Burnouts, Drags (heads up drag racing on the iconic AIR Drag Strip!), Super Skids, Go to Whoa, Cruising and Show & Shine.
OZ NATS is a family friendly event with something for everyone. There will be kids entertainment, trade stands, car displays and on lots of on track action.
This is a one day event running into the night (9-10pm), finishing under lights with a special burnout show with some of the best burnout cars in the land.
This is one event not to be missed!
Spectator Tickets can be purchased at the gate or pre order via the Race Entry Website. Pre Purchase Tickets to Save!
On-line Pre Purchased Adult Tickets - $25
On-line Pre Purchased Concession Tickets - $20
Adult Tickets at the gate - $30
Concession Tickets at the gate - $25
Kids 13 & Under FREE + FREE Kids Entertainment
THE OZ NATS EVENTS
The AIR burnout pad is back! Located next to the iconic AIR drag strip, it is time to make some smoke on Adelaide’s favourite burnout pad.
The judging will be based on several criteria, including continuous smoke, driver control, popped tyres and crowd appeal.
There are 3 classes; Street Class, V8 Class, and Pro Class.
Street Class – Street Class is any vehicle with a 6cyl, 4cyl or rotary fitted.
V8 Class - Any vehicle with a V8 fitted.
Pro Class – Pro Class is for blown cars, forced induction engines, supercharged or nitrous.
We will have to cap the numbers in each class, so first in best dressed.
**Safety Checkers will have final say on Class**
The first elimination round for each class will determine the top 15 cars to go through to the semi-final. Following the semi-finals, the top 5 cars in each class will compete in the finals.
All elimination burnouts have a maximum time of 1 minute & 30 seconds. All finals burnouts have a maximum time of 2 minutes.
The winner of the Pro Class takes home $3,000. The winner of the V8 class takes home $1,000, and the Winner of Street Class takes home $500.
The Adelaide International Raceway track will be open to cruise during the event at nominated times. Entrants will be able to cruise around the AIR track with their family and mates on board. Note: Passenger passes are $30 (passenger passes can be pre-purchased with online at raceentry.com.au or at the event).
Cruising is always a fun part of a ‘Nats’ event, so entrants and their passengers get to enjoy their vehicles in a relaxed atmosphere.
The famous AIR Drag Strip will be in action for some heads up drags!
There will be two Classes, STREET & PRO
Street Class – For ‘street’ cars using standard tyres.
Pro Class – For cars using slicks, semi slicks or street slick classified.
The competition will be conducted on the AIR Drag Strip over 1000ft.
There will be Practice Rounds, an Elimination Round, Semi Finals and Finals.
The winner of Pro Class & Street Class both take home a trophy & prizes.
This will be staged at the bottom end of the drag strip.
The Super Skid competition is designed to show off a vehicle's horsepower and the driver’s ability to use the power to smoke tyres for the longest distance without using brakes. No statics & No Donuts.
The judges will choose the most impressive displays of horsepower, driver talent, engine revs, quantity and length of smoke. There will be minus points for brake use during a skid.
The winner, runner-up and third place will take home a trophy & prizes.
SHOW & SHINE
There will be some tough cars at OZ NATS with many looking to take top honours in the OZ NATS Show & Shine. There are many different classes (below)
As nearly all of the entered the cars are busy competing, the cars are judged during the event with judges walking around during the day. There will also be a designated Show & Shine parking area for entrants to leave their cars during the event.
Trophies will be awarded for; Best Overall, Best Interior, Best Modified, Best Paint, Best Original Car, Best Engine Bay, Best Ford, Best Holden, Best Japanese, Best American.
There will also be 5 trophies awarded for the 5 Toughest Rides at OZ NATS.
GO TO WHOA
Go to Whoa is exactly that! Entrants charge off from the start line and head for a double set of lines on the drag strip. When they reach the other end they have to come to a complete stop between the double lines. The car that gets to and stops between the lines the quickest wins!
This requires a combination of good acceleration, car control and braking.
The winner and runner-up take home a trophy & prizes.
OZ NATS TRADE SITE
OZ NATS is a great event for all like businesses to engage with their target audience in a live environment, making this one of the most direct forms of marketing there is.
The Australian Performance Nationals (OZ NATS) comes to Adelaide International Raceway for the first time on 22nd October.
Hundreds of entrants and thousands of spectators will descend on Adelaide for one of the biggest performace Nationals events in history.
Over one massive day history will be made and hearts will be broken in what is sure to be and action packed event.
It has been a long time since 'NATS' Event has featured in Adelaide, and early indications are that we can expect a big crowd of passionate fans.
We now have Trade Site reservations open for OZ NATS at Adelaide International Raceway.
Please see Trade Site information HERE and the Trade Site Application Form HERE
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