2021 Big Bucks Bracket Racing Kicks Off Early With Pre Entries
As 2021 fastly approaches and 2020 wraps up at next weekend's New Year Nationals in West Palm, the next Big Bucks Bracket Season is quickly taking shape! Although some promoters have elected to remove pre entries and caps for 2020, some have already begun and more will open next week.
Byron Dragway opened their pre entries for their 22nd Annual Firecracker Bracket Nationals last week. The doorcar side of the 256 car field has already sold out and limited entries are left on the dragster side.
Mutt and Jeff Promotions once again returns to Beaver Springs Dragway in PA this coming June and racers can save $125 by pre registering January 1st. The Race will be capped at 250 cars and once again sports a 3-Day 10-20-10 format
The Great American Guaranteed Million is next in line with their pre entries opening January 4th for participants in last years events and rolls open to new entries on January 12th.
Loose Rocker Promotions who are well known for promoting "premier" events has made a few major changes to their schedule of events in 2021 including adding a pre entry limited field event the St Patrick's 300 for top bulb racers this coming March in Galot. Pre entries for this event will open mid to late January.
Tyler Bohannon and Brian Whitworth return to Ohio Valley Dragway in Louisville this season with their Derby City $50k and $100k races which both will again be limited field pre entry events due to venue size. $50k pre entries open March 2nd with the $100k opening later in the year July 15th.
The May Race Carbs Triple Tens comes back in 2021 to Muncie, Indiana and will once again be a limited field pre entry race due to venue size. Pre entry date for this event will be later this spring Wes May tells us.
As the above events close out the rounds of pre entry events that we currently have on the schedule for 2021, it shouldn't go unrecognized that other promoters including SFG Promotions have removed their caps and pre entry structures for the upcoming season.
Other early bird races to take notice of for February is Flicker Promotions' Southern Big Buck Nationals which has changed venues and will now be at State Capitol Raceway in Baton Rouge, LA.
March Races include both of Loose Rocker Promotions St Patrick's races, The "new" Tennessee Throwdown 1000ft in Memphis, TN., CP Promotions' Texas Two Step in Ennis, TX and another event in Monroe, LA., along with the "historic" Ten G at BG in Bowling Green, KY and a soon to be named Big Bucks event in Huntsville, Alabama at the end of the month of March.
For 2021 the Jim Harrington Bracket Nationals will see a significant structure and purse change and will go to a 3 day format and now include a $50,000 to win race at both of their year's events.
Virginia Motorsports Park will debut their Triple Threat Bracket Series which will include 3) 3-Day Big Bucks Events in 2021, in June, July and October with the July race featuring a $75,000 to win race.
SFG Promotions returns in 2021 with 5 Major Events including their SFG MILLION in Martin, Michigan on 4th of July weekend. Also the season kick off SFG 500 race in April has been moved to Bradenton, Florida after a successful Christmas Bracket Bash this past weekend which will also return in 2021.
Jake Hodge's Working Mans Ten Grand$ sees a venue change for 2021 where the highly anticipated 2021 race has been moved to Kil-Kare Raceway the weekend of April 30th.
Mid Michigan Motorplex which is home of the #OG $50Grander one of the longest running Big Bucks Races in our history, will welcome it's racers with mounds of new pavement throughout the pits, staging lanes and return roads for their 2021 World Super Pro Challenge.
Kelly and Kris Estes will again return to Kil-Kare Raceway in Xenia, Ohio in June with the Ultimate 64 Shootout after a highly successful event in 2020.
Huntsville Dragway which is known as one of the "toughest" bracket racing venues in the nation will host numerous events in 2021 including the Huntsville Engine Drive for $7,500's again.
And last but certainly not least, Folk Promotions MILLION will see a venue change when they move their "historic" event to the beautiful South Georgia Motorsports Park in Adel, Georgia next fall!
Remember racers this is just Christmas! It looks like Big Bucks Bracket Racing is here to stay next year as major events keep getting added to the schedule each day. Keep an eye on our Featured Big Bucks Section to make your racing plans as the winter plays out and your getting those race cars ready!
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
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