Test-and-Tunes

Friday Street Legal Madness

For street legal portion of the night any Licensed Driver (must show license to pass tech) those under 18 but licensed must have a minor release signed by parents.  If you are a minor and would like to take part in the 2020 Friday Street Legal Madness, you MUST have a completed and signed minor waiver before you will be allowed on track.  You can download the form. You MUST have both parents sign the waiver and have the form notarized. If you don’t have a minor waiver on file, you will NOT be allowed to race. (See additional rules below)

Cost:
Race Car & Driver: $30
Crew: $15
Spectators (13yrs & up): $10
Children (12 & under): Free  


Street Legal Saturday

Street Legal Saturday is a Gainesville Raceway test-and-tune program on select Saturday’s open to anyone who meets the following requirements:

For street legal portion of the night any Licensed Driver (must show license to pass tech) those under 18 but licensed must have a minor release signed by parents.  If you are a minor and would like to take part in the 2020 Street Legal Saturday, you MUST have a completed and signed minor waiver before you will be allowed on track.  You can download the form. You MUST have both parents sign the waiver and have the form notarized. If you don’t have a minor waiver on file, you will NOT be allowed to race. (See additional rules below)

Cost:
Race Car & Driver: $30
Crew: $15
Spectators (13yrs & up): $10
Children (12 & under): Free  


Drag Slicks & Radials

Only vehicles with drag slicks and radial tires will be allowed to compete at this event.

Cost:
Race Car & Driver: $35
Crew: $15
Spectators (13yrs & up): $10
Children (12 & under): Free  


All Welcome

All-Welcome Test-and-Tune plus Gambler Race is a Gainesville Raceway test-and-tune program on select dates open to anyone who meets the following requirements:

  • 18 years of age with valid state vehicle operating license. Anyone 16-17 years of age must have a fully executed Parent/Guardian Release and Waiver on file. [available at the raceway business office or through SE Division 2 business office] 
  • Driver must have a valid state vehicle operating license.
  • Long pants and sleeved shirt (no tank tops); Full shoes (no open-toe or open-heel shoes).
  • Roll bar mandatory if full-bodied car running 11.00-11.49 (7.00-7.35*); Convertibles running 11.00-13.49 (7.00-8.25*); Roll cage at 10.99 (6.99*) or quicker.
  • Jacket with safety rating of 3.2A/15 or 3.2A/20 for cars running 10.00-11.49 (6.40-7.35*) seconds or quicker.
  • 13.99 (8.59*) seconds or quicker must have a Snell 2005 or newer helmet.

Cost:
Race Car & Driver: $30
Crew: $15
Spectators (13yrs & up): $10
Children (12 & under): Free


The following are requirements for street legal vehicles:

1. Shorts are NOT PERMITTED when racing and a shirt with sleeves is required to race.

2. Seat belts must be properly mounted.

3. All windows must be present and in good shape and rolled up fully when racing. (no cracks)

4. All automatic transmissions must have operational neutral safety switches.

5. Doors handles operational inside & out.

6. Battery cannot be in driver’s compartment and the battery must have 3/8 bolts to hold it in place.

7. Batteries that are relocated in the trunk must have external cut off switch to the rear of the vehicle labeled “CUT OFF.”

8. Radiator must have proper overflow catch tank.

9. Tires must be in good condition.

10. Carburetor must be covered: if there is no hood, live fan must be removed but an electric fan is OK.

11. Carburetor must have two return springs installed.

12. Rear seat must be installed or sheet metal covering, or trunk bulkhead must be installed.

13. Convertibles must run with top up and driver MUST have a full-face helmet meeting the SNELL, 2010 or newer rating.

14. All vehicles must have at least one working taillight.

15. All hubcaps and trim rings must be removed.

16. All drivers running vehicles 13.99 or quicker MUST have a helmet meeting the SNELL, 2010 or newer rating.

17. Slicks are allowed.

18. NO PASSENGERS ARE PERMITTED!

19. If you run quicker than 9.99 seconds you must have an NHRA license.

20. Unaltered 2008 OEM model-year and newer production cars running slower than 9.99 and 135MPH do not have to meet the requirements and specifications for the Summit Racing Series except for the following: Convertibles and T-tops must meet Summit Racing Series roll bar and roll cage requirements, all drivers must meet the Summit Racing Series helmet and protective clothing requirements.

The following are requirements for street legal motorcycles:

1. Drivers MUST have a full-face helmet meeting the SNELL, 2010 or newer rating.

2. Motorcycle must have a kill switch with lanyard if 11.99 or quicker.

3. Driver must have leather jacket.

4. Driver must have leather pants if 120mph or faster.

5. Driver must wear full finger leather gloves.

6. Driver must have leather high top shoes or boots.

7. Motorcycle must have a chain guard.

8. Motorcycle must have working taillight.

9. Motorcycle throttle must spring return.

10. Nitrous oxide is allowed, if securely mounted-DOT regulated.

11. Slicks are allowed.

12. No three-or four-wheelers of any kind.

13. If you run quicker than 9.99 seconds you must have an NHRA license.

For further information, come to the track on scheduled Friday nights and talk with the TECH personnel, or call Gainesville Raceway at 352-377-0046.


Upcoming Events

  1. Friday Street Legal Madness

    October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  2. Import Face-Off

    November 1 @ 8:00 am
  3. All Harley Drag Race Association 2020 World Finals

    November 7 @ 8:00 am - November 8 @ 6:00 pm
  4. Frank Hawley Drag Racing School Gas Class

    November 10 @ 8:00 am - November 11 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Box-No Box Bracket Race

    November 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm