Competitors took to the pit lane drag strip to hone their skill in the final race before the season points opener in the nation’s most popular street drag racing series, the O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags and Show-N-Shine at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The Jailhouse Brewing Company Super Pro division is shaping up to again be one of the most... Read More

Results From Week One of Atlanta Motor Speedway’s Thursday Thunder

Thrilling and competitive action highlighted the first race of the season in a special “Saturday Edition” of Atlanta Motor Speedway’s Thursday Thunder on the quarter-mile “Thunder Ring”. Skip Nichols of Albany captured his 50th career Thursday Thunder win in dramatic fashion with a last lap pass of Bill Plemons Jr. of Locust Grove in the Estes Services Masters Division feature.... Read More


Sure, there’ll be a lot of vehicles at Atlanta Motor Speedway April 26-27 during an event that will celebrate anything with a motor in it, the Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama presented by Classic Collectors Insurance & zMAX. But that’s only the beginning of everything that’ll be taking up the entire AMS infield during this inaugural event! Here are five things... Read More

Customized 1932 Ford Vicky Among Feature Vehicles at AMS April 26-27

A multitude of award-winning vehicles will be on display during the inaugural Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama presented by Classic Collectors Insurance & zMAX on April 26-27. One that is sure to grab the crowd’s attention is a rare 1932 Ford “Vicky”, owned by David Walsh of Macon, Ga. In the midst of the Great Depression in 1932, 8,580 Victoria... Read More

Deadline Nearing For Car Show Discount at Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama

Car enthusiasts have until March 27 to lock in a discounted show vehicle entry fee for the Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama presented by Classic Collectors Insurance on April 26-27 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Participants are encouraged to take advantage of this week’s deadline to receive a $15 discount on their show entry. The registration fee of $35 per vehicle... Read More

Legends: Winter Flurry Results from Feature Race Six of Atlanta Motor Speedway

Drivers continued to jockey for points and position in week six of the 2014 Winter Flurry series on the 1/4-mile “Thunder Ring” at Atlanta Motor Speedway. In the combined Masters and Pro feature, Bill Plemons Jr. of Locust Grove started from the pole and raced to the win. Plemmons Jr. has collected wins in all three of the feature races... Read More

AMS To Sell Labor Day Weekend Tickets For $59 Monday Morning as part of Racing Roulette Promotion

Atlanta Motor Speedway will sell 1,000 tickets to the Aug. 31 Labor Day Weekend NASCAR Sprint Cup Series night race for the price of $59 at 9 a.m. ET on Monday, Feb. 24.The tickets, located near the start/finish line in the lower Champions grandstands are being sold through the Speedway’s popular Racing Roulette ticket promotion. The Speedway capped the price... Read More

Atlanta Motor Speedway To Host 2014 Bandolero Nationals On June 28

The top Bandolero racers from across the country will descend upon Atlanta Motor Speedway June 28, when AMS plays host to the Bandolero Nationals. The one-day event will take place on the 1/4-mile ‘Thunder Ring,” a flat racing surface located on the AMS frontstretch. Atlanta Motor Speedway most recently hosted the Bandolero Nationals in 2009. “We’re honored and excited to... Read More