The 49th edition of the Pepsi Nightfire Nationals returns August 8-11 to Firebird Raceway. The “signature event” of the western Idaho facility will mark a key stop in the NHRA Hot Rod Heritage Series for both AA/Funny Car and AA/Fuel Dragster.
The Nightfire event is rich in history. Former champions have included the likes of John Force, Don Prudhomme, Ed McCulloch, Raymond Beadle, Twig Zeigler and many others. Defending Nightfire champions include Jim Murphy in Fuel Dragster, Jason Rupert in Funny Car, Bryan Hall in Fuel Altered, and Mike Maggio in Pro Modified.