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6th Annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout Around the Corner!
The NMCA and Chevrolet Performance are pleased to present that the 6th Annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout, which will once again take place at Lucas Oil Raceway Park in Indianapolis, Indiana, the weekend of October 11-14, 2012. The event, held in conjunction with the NMCA World Finals, is the largest LS gathering in the U.S. The LSX Shootout features awesome heads-up racing for the fastest LS-powered cars in the world, index-style and True Street racing for competitors of all levels, and a giant all LS-powered car show. This is “the” LS event of the year, with over $50,000 in cash and prizes, and it’s brought to you by Chevrolet Performance. Presenting sponsor, GM High-Tech Performance magazine, will be at the event in force providing great coverage for the LS community. This is the final event of the Chevrolet Performance LSX Challenge Series where champions will be crowned.
The LSX Shootout’s heads-up classes include JE Pistons LSX Drag Radial, ERL Performance All Motor, and Holley EFI Real Street…all of which are wheels-up and hardcore. Nitto Tires and Camaro Performers magazine are sponsoring the 5th Gen Camaro Challenge, an index class for new Camaros only, and GM High-Tech Performance will sponsor a heads-up 5th Gen Camaro Shootout on Sunday consisting of the fastest cars from the Camaro Challenge class. The Shootout also features two classes for mild to wild street-type LS-powered vehicles, Proform Racing LSX Rumble and TREMEC LSX True Street Challenge. The LSX Rumble class allows racers to pick their index, matching their street machine up against some of the fastest cars in the country. All racers competing in LSX Rumble and 5th Gen Camaro may also compete for free in the True Street Challenge class on Saturday. Travel through the countryside then bring your LS-powered musclecar, truck or SUV back to the track for a three-run showdown to determine who has the baddest LSX-powered True Street car in the world! All class winners will receive big bucks, an LSX block, and the coveted winners jacket courtesy of Chevrolet Performance and their host dealer, Scoggin -Dickey Parts Center.
Chevrolet Performance will also present special cash and prizes to the fastest LS-powered individual makes and models with their World’s Fastest LS Challenge. Who has the world’s fastest Camaro, Firebird, Corvette, GTO, G8, Cadillac, or Truck/SUV? Chevrolet Performance wants to find out and will award each winner $250, a custom LSX Shootout winners jacket, and a bonus $250 prize if the car has a Chevrolet Performance LSX Bow-Tie block.
The 2012 Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout will also feature an all-LS car show for performance enthusiasts who want to show off their awesome muscle cars and hot rods. The LSX Shootout’s special 2-day car show will give away an assortment of awards to classes for 5th gen Camaros, 4th gen Camaros & Firebirds, Corvettes, Cadillacs, GTOs, Trailblazers, and LSX hybrids. The huge CuPont Custom Finishes LSX car show is just one more way you can participate with your LS-powered vehicle at the Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout.
For more information, specific class rules & purses, car show questions, event information, ticket pricing, vendor space, and hotel arrangements, log on to www.nmcadigital.com/lsxshootout or call 714-444-2426.