Gateway Motorsports Park


July 25 – 26, 2014 – Gateway Motorsports Park, Madison IL

CLICK HERE for 2014 EXPANDED Event Details and Pre-Registration Forms

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Event General Information

Host Hotel

Double Tree – Collinsville Hilton

1000 Eastport Plaza Drive

Collinsville, IL  62234

618-345-2800

Reference – Gateway Ford Show  ~ Show Rate:  $99 Per Night

 

Spectator Pricing:

$30 – Two Day Adult

Friday – $15

Saturday – $19

12 & Under – Free

 

Spectator Gate Hours:

Friday – 4:00 pm

Saturday – 9:00 am

 

For Event Information:

618-215-8888 ext. 101

Event Schedule

(Schedule Subject to Change)

Friday, July 25, 2014

10:00  -6:00     Vendor Move In / Racer Registration & Pit Parking  / Car Show Registration

4:00 – 5:30      Ford Focus Fest & Shelby Fest Fun Runs

5:30                 Open Test ‘n’ Tune  $30.00

6:00                 Autocross School

6:00                 Quick Ford Time Trial #1
Fast Ford Time Trial #1
Ford DOT Time Trial #1
Ford Index (10.0/11.0/12.0/13.0) Time Trial #1
Super Index Time Trial #1
Test Only

7:30                 True Street Challenge leaves track for cruise

8:00                 Quick Ford Time Trial #2
Fast Ford Time Trial #2
Super Index Time Trial #2
Ford DOT Time Trial #2
Ford Index (10.0/11.0/12.0/13.0) Time Trial #2
Test Only

9:00                 True Street Time Runs (3 per car)

9:30                 Run for the Money $20 entry 50/50 split

10:30               Conclude Racing & Test ‘n’ Tune

 

Saturday, July 26, 2014
7:00                 Pit Parking & Tech Inspections & Vendor Gates Open

8:00 – 12:00    Car Show Registration

9:00                 BBQ Grillin’ at Gateway Activities – Spectator Gates Open

8:00  - 9:00      Ford Focus Fest and Shelby Fest Fun Runs

9:00                 Quick Ford (No-Box) Final Time Trial
Fast Ford (Box) Final Time Trial
Ford DOT Street Final Time Trial
Ford Index Final Time Trial
Quick Ford (No-Box) Eliminations
Fast Ford (Box) Eliminations
Ford DOT Street Eliminations
Ford Index Final Eliminations

10:00 – 4:00    Autocross

12:00               Car & Truck Show Judging Begins

12:00               Exhibition

1:00 – 3:00      Kids Model Building

12:00               Gateway Pro Bracket Time Trial #1 – Points Series
Gateway Super Pro Motorcycle Time Trial #1 – Points Series
Gateway Super Pro Time Trial #1 – Points Series
Gateway Sportsman Time Trial #1 – Points Series
Gateway Street Motorcycle Time Trial #1 – Points Series

Continue Ford Class Eliminations

Gateway Pro Bracket Time Trial #2
Gateway Super Pro Motorcycle Time Trial #2
Gateway Super Pro Time Trial #2
Gateway Sportsman Time Trial #2
Gateway Street Motorcycle Time Trial #2

Continue Ford Class Eliminations

Begin Gateway Bracket Eliminations & Continue till Completed

5:30                 Car / Truck Show – Saturday Awards

5:00                 CobraJet vs. Copo Challenge Qualifying (Optional)

6:00                 Participants Cruise the Oval Track & Photos

 

Saturday Car Show Awards

Gateway Motorsports Pick  (2 Awards)

Club Participation Award  (1 Award)

Under 25 Award

Judged Classes Winner & Runner Up – Each Category     
Mustang 64-66

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 67-68

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 69-70

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 71-73

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 74-78

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 79-86

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 87-93

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 94-98

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 99-04

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 05-09

Conservative/Modified

Mustang 10 – Present

Conservative/Modified

Shelby Mustang 65-70

Conservative/Modified

Shelby Mustang 06-Present

Conservative/Modified

Roush Mustang

All

Special Interest Mustang Classification Includes: Pace Cars, Saleen, Steeda, etc.

All

Thunderbird 55-97

All

Thunderbird 02-05

All

Fairlane / Torino / Galaxie

All

Falcon / Maverick / Comet

All

Big Car Classification Includes: Ford Crown Victoria, LTD,

All

Granada, 500, Mercury Grand Marquis,
 Mercury Marauder & Early Model, Cougar, etc.
Classic Full-Size Truck 48-86

Conservative/Modified

Modern Full-Size Truck 87-95

Conservative/Modified

Modern Full-Size Truck 96 – Current

Conservative/Modified

Ford Compact Truck

Conservative/Modified

Sport Compact Classification Includes: Focus, Fiesta Probe,

All

Escort ZX2 and Late Model Cougar, etc.
Ford Focus 00-07

All

Ford Focus 08 – Present

All

Ford Focus SVT 02-04

All

Ford Focus ST 13 – Present

All

Ranchero

All

Classic Ford – All Years Classification Includes: Model A, Model T, Edsel,

Conservative Only

Custom, Deluxe, Ranch Wagon, Country Sedan,
Country Squire, Pre-1948 Trucks, etc.
Race Car

Modified Only

Pro Street

Modified Only

Special Interest Ford Classification Includes: T-Buckets, Rat Rods, etc.

All

Conversion

All (Ford-Powered)

Street Rods-1928-1934

Modified Only

Street Rods-1935-1948

Modified Only

  

Top Awards  Best Engine  Best Interior  Best Paint  Best Detail  Best Engineered     Best of Show

Gold Class (Gold Class – Extensively Done Show Vehicles – Undercarriage will be examined to determine eligibility and final decision will be rendered by the Car Show Official.   All Entries register in their normal class and the show official will provide the owner with the new classification card and ask the owner to move to the Gold Class if selected).

Conservative Class Rules:

This class allows 10 aftermarket or factory bolt-on modifications. Modifications include wheels, bright engine dress items, sound systems, pinstriping, spoilers, ground effects, grills, interior trim items. Also included are aftermarket bolt- on engine intake manifolds, headers and air intake systems.   Custom paint such as pearl, candy, metal flake and painted graphics are not permitted in this class.  Molded body work, as well as, smoothed firewalls are not permitted in this class.

Modified Class Rules:

The following changes will move a vehicle to the modified class: Custom interior work: more than three of the following changes: seat design, headliner, door panel, carpet type, trunk liner, dash design. Custom body work: shaving, chopped, wheel well radius change, any type of molding or filling. Custom paint: Painted graphics, murals, candy, pearl, metal flake, shaded. Custom engine updates: Non OEM multi carb set ups, tunnel rams, blowers, turbos, installing late model fuel injection on early vintage vehicles.

Classes and Purses

Saturday Elimination Classes

Gateway Super Pro – ¼ Mile (2 time runs and eliminations)
Gateway Pro – ¼ Mile (2 time runs and eliminations)
Gateway Sportsman – ¼ Mile (2 time runs and eliminations)
Gateway Super Pro Motorcycle – ¼ Mile (2 time runs and eliminations)
Gateway Street Motorcycle – ¼ Mile (2 time runs and eliminations)
Cobra Jet vs. Copo Challenge – ¼ mile (1 time run and eliminations)
Gateway Top Eliminator – 1/8 Mile (Eliminations only – time trial with regular brackets)
Gateway Mod Eliminator – 1/8 Mile (Eliminations only – time trial with regular brackets)
Fast Ford (Box) – 1/4 mile (2 time runs Fri., 1 time run and eliminations Sat)
Quick Ford (No-Box) – 1/4 mile (2 time runs Sat., 1 time run and eliminations Sat.)
Ford DOT Street –1/4 mile (2 time runs Fri., 1 time run and eliminations Sat.)
Mustang Guys Fastest 5.0 Shootout presented by S&W Race Cars– ¼ mile (2 time runs and eliminations Friday)

Fast Ford (Box)
.5 Full Tree – Compulink Cross-Talk – Dial your own index – 1/4 mile
Any Ford powered or bodied vehicle.
Any dial-in permitted.
Entry Fee:                                           $60
Buybacks       $40

Includes Friday time trials, Saturday time trial and elimination

Payout based on minimum of 33 entries in round 1.

Win:                $800 & Trophy
R/U:                $350
Semi:              $175
Qtr:                  $100

 

Quick Ford (No-Box)
.5 Full Tree – Compulink Cross-Talk Off– Dial your own index – ¼ mile
Any Ford powered or bodied vehicle
Any dial-in permitted.
Entry Fee:                                           $60
Buybacks       $40

Includes Friday time trials, Saturday time trial and elimination

Payout based on minimum of 33 entries in round 1.

Win:                $1000 & Trophy
R/U:                $500
Semi:              $200
Qtrs:                $100

 

Ford DOT Street
.5 Full Tree – Compulink Cross-Talk Off– Dial your own index. – 1/4 mile
Any Ford powered or bodied vehicle.
No transbrakes, line-locks, etc.
Must have DOT tires and muffler.
Any dial-in permitted.
Entry Fee:                                           $40
Buybacks       $20

Includes Friday time trials, Saturday time trial and elimination

Payout based on minimum of 33 entries in round 1.

Win:          $400 & Trophy
R/U:                $200
Semi:              $80
Qtr:                  $40

 

Ford Index (10.0-11.0-12.0-13.0)  -  ¼ Mile
.4 Pro Tree – Dial-Your Own Index of 10.0-11.0-12.0-13.0
Any Ford powered or bodied vehicle.   10 Car Minimum
2 Time Trials Friday, 1 Saturday time trial, eliminations
Entry Fee:                                           $60
No buybacks

Winner:          $300 & Trophy
R/U:                $150
Semi:              $75

 

Super Index (5.50 – 6.0 – 6.50 – 7.0 – 7.50)  -  1/8 Mile
.4 Pro Tree – Dial-Your Own Index of 5.50 – 6.0 – 6.50 – 7.0 – 7.50
Open To All Vehicles.   10 Car Minimum
2 Time Trials Friday, 1 Saturday time trial, eliminations
Entry Fee:                                           $60
No buybacks

Winner:          $300 & Trophy
R/U:                $150
Semi:              $75

 

Mustang Guys Fastest 5.0 Shootout presented by S&W Race Cars
.5 Full Tree – Compulink Cross-Talk Off– Dial your own index.
Any 5.0 Ford Mustang – ¼ mile  – Friday night
Entry Fee:       $35  (No Additional Cost to Participants )

Winner:          Trophy
Runner-up:    Trophy

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