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Stand Tall: A how-to on tall valve covers
As we make our Mustangs go faster we make changes to the valvetrain that at some point necessitate taller than stock valve covers to fit. Some like the "racy" look of taller valve covers but to the hard core enthusiast they serve a bigger purpose. The most common reason to use tall valve covers is to be able to fit aftermarket roller rockers and valvetrain stabilizers more commonly known as stud girdles. However, before you decide to simply bolt on a set of those polished, tall, Motorsport val...
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[06/01/2004] 20th Annual NMRA Ford Motorsport Nationals Roaring into Maple Grove this Weekend - June 4-5-6, 2004


With several rules revisions coming in the weeks leading up to the Motorsport Nationals, the competition should be even more intense, as the fields tighten up in the NMRA-Denso Ford Drag Racing Series, presented by Ford Racing. Will the pushrod cars finally upset the modular cars’ dominance in BFGoodrich Factory Stock? Will the BFGoodrich Drag Radial class see something other than a supercharger car in the winner’s circle? Can any of the 5.0 Mustang Real Street racers defeat Tim Matherly’s blue beast? Come to Maple Grove and find out!

As usual, there will be fun for the whole family with the awesome NMRA Auto Show presented by Dallas Mustang, and with the jets and exhibition vehicles on hand!

June 4-5-6, 2004
20th Annual Toyo Tires NMRA Ford Motorsport Nationals
Maple Grove Raceway
Reading, PA

Event Activities:

- NMRA-DENSO Heads-Up, Pro-Tree, Ford Drag Racing Classes
- All-Ford Bracket Racing
- UPR Products Top Qualifier Contest!
- SLP Performance Burnout Contest
- Ford Auto Show-''n''-Shine, presented by Dallas Mustang
- Swap Meet
- Exhibition Vehicles & Jet Cars
- Classic & Nostalgia Fords
- Massive Swap Meet
- Huge Manufacturers Midway -- Over 50 Trailers!

TRACK INFORMATION:

Track Name: Maple Grove Raceway
City: Mohnton, Pennsylvania
Track Phone: (610) 856-7812
Fax: (610) 856-1601
Track Address: R.D. 3, Box 3420, Mohnton, PA 19540
Web Site: www.maplegroveraceway.com
Track Altitude: 423 feet

NMRA Information:
Pre-Registration/General Info: (714) 444-2426
Car Show Director Ed Svoboda (630) 499-8040

SPECTATOR TICKET PRICING
Friday Spectator $10.00
Saturday Only $20.00
Sunday Only $20.00
2-Day Pass $35.00
3-Day Weekend $45.00

Typical Weather:
Traditionally the Ford Motorsport Nationals has been hot and humid during its normal time in June, but with the schedule moved up a few weeks, we’re hoping for more tolerable temperatures and no rain!

Host Hotel Information
Host Hotel: Sheraton Reading
Hotel Address: 1741 Papermill Rd.
Reading, PA 19610
Phone: 610-376-3811
Fax: 610-376-4766
Contact: Michelle Hahn
Email: michelle@readsher.meyerjabara.com
Special Instructions: Ask for the NMRA Room Block for the
$99.00 rate (no deadline).

Gates/Event Schedule

Friday:
Gates Open: Vendor Set-Up & Reg, Racer Reg, & Tech: 9:00 AM
Test & Tune: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Round #1 Qualifying: 3:00 PM
Secure Track: 5:00 pm

Saturday:
Gates Open: Vendor Set-Up, Racer Tech and Auto Show Reg: 9:00 am
Bracket Time Trials: 9:15 am
Heads-Up Qualifying: 11:30 am
NMRA Wild Street Drivers Meeting & Cruise: 11:30 am
NMRA Qualifying Sessions: (Pro 5.0, Super Street Outlaw) 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm
Exhibition Vehicles: 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm
Auto Show Awards: 2:00 pm
Bracket Eliminations Round #1: 3:00 PM
Secure Track: 5:00 pm

Sunday:
Gates Open: 9:00 am
Bracket Eliminations: 9:15 am
Heads-Up Eliminations Round #1: 10:00 am
NMRA Pro Eliminations:(Pro 5.0, SSO) 10:30 am, Noon, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm & 4:30 pm
Exhibition Vehicles: 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
Auto Show Awards: 2:00 pm
Car Show Parade of Champions: 3:00 pm
SLP Burnout Contest: 3:30 PM
Secure Track: 5:00 pm

Superchips All-Ford Bracket Classes:

Superchips Pro Ford (B1)
Electronics & Dragsters OK
Win $1500
Runner up $600
Semi $150
Quarter $50
Buyback $30
Entry $60, $55 pre-registered
* based on 64 car minimum field

Superchips Super Ford (B2)
No Electronics, Footbrake Only
Win $1000
Runner up $500
Semi $100
Quarter $35
Buyback $30
Entry $60 gate, $55 pre-registered
* based on 64 car minimum field

Superchips Street Ford (B3/Street)
DOT Tires, Mufflers, Footbrake
Win $750
Runner up $400
Semi $50
Quarter $25
Buyback $20
Entry $60 gate, $55 pre-registered
* based on 64 car minimum field

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