ChallengerFest 9 April 13 - 15, 2018

Modern Challengers, Chargers, 300s, Magnums, and Jeeps welcome!



Event Cost (This is for BOTH days at the track!)

**ALL Payments are NON-REFUNDABLE**

Prepayment must be received by March 25, 2018 NOON 12pm CST to be eligible for the discount.

*Premayment closed 3/25/2018


Driver (per car) - $150 pay at the event (prepay non-refundable)

One track spectator included with car driver and driver includes car show entry for one car.  Driver fee covers two drivers in the same car, $50 for each additional driver.



Car Show Only (per car) - $30 pay at the event (prepay non-refundable)

*One track spectator included with car show car owner


Spectator - $10

*This is per person for entry to see the racing at Beech Bend Raceway on each day.


Kids 12 and under - FREE


Race Classes and Rules

Car Show Classes/Rules

Race Classes/Rules

Event Schedule



You asked for it, you got it! TWO DAYS AT THE TRACK!

Drag racing both Friday AND Saturday again for 2018!



!!!Host Hotel SOLD OUT!!!

HOST HOTEL: Holiday Inn 1021 Wilkinson Trace, Bowling Green, KY 42103

Room Rate: $115 per night with a NICE breakfast for two included for each night's stay!

Phone: 270-745-0088 or 1-888-HOLIDAY

Group Rate Booking Code: CF9


Over Flow Hotel: Marriott Courtyard Bowling Green Convention Center 1010 Wilkinson Trace Bowling Green, KY 42104

Room Rate: $115 per night

Phone: 270-783-8569 

Group Rate Booking Link: ChallengerFest 9 Marriott Booking Link

Deadline for discount rate is March 29, 2018 or until room block sells out.



Event Schedule

(all times CST and could be adjusted slightly based on time frames)


Thursday April 12, 2018

5pm - 7pm - Registration at the Host Hotel to be ready for track time first thing Friday morning. Those that register Thursday will be able to "drive through" at the track for faster entry and more track time!


Everyone must register, whether prepaid or paying at the event to sign event wavier, get goodies, etc.


Friday April 13, 2018

Breakfast 6:30am - 7:30am

8:00am - Beech Bend Raceway gates open to ChallengerFest

8:30am - 8:45am - Mandatory driver meeting at the start of staging lanes

9:00am - 12:00pm - Test and Tune (TNT)

12:00pm - 1:00pm - Break for lunch

1:00pm - 2:00pm - Thitek Index Class

2:00pm - 3:00pm - HemiTuner Performance Hellcat 10.50 Index Class

3:00pm - 4:00pm - Test and Tune (TNT)

4:00pm - Track closes to ChallengerFest

5:00pm - All ChallengerFest attendees must vacate the track property

5:00pm - 7:00pm - Billet Technology ChallengerFest 9 Car Show and Food Trucks (Host Hotel)

6:00pm - 7:00pm - Late registration

Parking Lot Party Host Hotel Holiday Inn - 7pm - ????


Saturday April 14, 2018

6:30am - 7:30am - Breakfast Host Hotel

8:00am - Beech Bend gates open to ChallengerFest

8:30am - 8:45am - Mandatory driver meeting at start of staging lanes

9am - 11:00am - Test and Tune (TNT)

11:00am - 11:30am - Drive Shaft Shop 6 Speed Shootout

11:30am - 12:00pm - Test and Tune (TNT)

12:00pm - 1:00pm - Break for lunch

1:00pm - 1:30pm - Modern Mopar Forum Unlimited Shootout

1:30pm - 2:00pm - Test and Tune (TNT)

2:00pm - 3:00pm - A2 Speed Bracket Class

3:00pm - 4:00pm Test and Tune (TNT)

4:00pm - track closes to ChallengerFest

5:00pm ChallengerFest attendees will need to leave the track unless staying on until 10pm with the local group ($5 tech card required to track)

7:00pm - 9:00pm - ChallengerFest Awards Ceremony and Racing4Vets Charity Auction at the host hotel banquet hall

9:00pm - ???? Parking Lot party (if too cool or inclement weather this will take place in the same banquet hall as the awards ceremony)


Sunday April 15, 2018

8:00am - Breakfast Host Hotel

10:00am - Goodbyes



Car Show and Food Trucks Friday April 13, 2018 5pm - 7pm CST
Parking Lot Party 7pm - ????



Beech Bend Raceway Bowling Green, KY

Drag Racing Friday April 13 AND Saturday April 14, 2018!


Location: Beech Bend Raceway Quarter Mile Track Bowling Green, KY




Official Event Charity



ChallengerFest 9 Sponsors


Title Sponsor




Unlimited Shootout Class Sponsor


Hellcat 10.50 Index Class Sponsor


Bracket Race Sponsor


6 Speed Shootout Class Sponsor


Index Class Sponsor


Track Prep Sponsor



Best Reaction Time Sponsor


Best 60' Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors