03.13.17 For Immediate Release
CACKLE FINDS A HOME
AT CALIFORNIAS BARONA DRAG STRIP
Inaugural Nitro Revival and Racers Reunion Will Fire Up on September
SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- The cars that put the cackle in The California
Hot Rod Reunions famed Cacklefest have found a new home
at Barona Drag Strip where this September 30th theyll take
center stage at the inaugural Nitro Revival and Racers Reunion
celebrating the history of San Diego drag racing and hot rodding.
Presented by the Cacklecar Owners Alliance, Inc., the 9 a.m.-until-9
p.m. event will salute the golden age of drag racing with static
starts at will, side-by-side push starts, and old-style smokey
burnouts. The event will also feature exhibition runs by approved
vintage nitro cars, a double dose of the classic cars that created
the American hot rod culture and, under the lights and on the
track, the line of fire, a massive multi-car cackle.
In addition, there will be ample
time for bench racing with legendary drag race personalities,
and sharing memories of iconic tracks and unforgettable racers
now departed; a time when San Diego County boasted Paradise Mesa,
Ramona, Holtsville, Carlsbad and San Diego Raceway, each featuring
the cars and drivers that race fans today still find so mesmerizing.
For those who come early, downtown Escondido, Calif., will be
the site on Friday, Sept. 29, of Nitro Night featuring some of
the same racers and race cars who will move to the track on Saturday.
Barona Drag Strip is 1/8-mile
drag racing facility located on the Barona Indian Reservation
in Lakeside Calif., near the Barona Resort and Casino on Wildcat
Canyon Road. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional details of the event including specific racers and
race cars will be forthcoming.