FONTANA, Ca. – May 31, 2017 – The NMCA West returns to action June 2nd – June 4th as the VP Racing Fuels NMCA West Drag Racing Series hosts its second race of the season at Auto Club Dragway in Fontana. The Seventh Annual Lucas Oil West Coast Shootout presented by JE Pistons gets cranking Friday afternoon June 2nd.

The first race of the season drew one of the largest car counts ever to an NMCA West season-opening event, and this upcoming race promises to be just as packed as racers dial-in their combinations for their run at the 2017 championship.

With points battles in the four race season being at the front of everyone’s mind, and the summer break coming up at the conclusion if this weekend’s race, every racer will be doing his and her best to end up in the Aerospace Winners Circle on Sunday.

Known as the “best value in autocross,” the Hotchkis Sport Suspension Autocross presented by Nitto Tire will once again be contested on the specially designed course offering competitors a chance to test their skill as well as their cars chassis setup. With entries limited to only 75, this allows everyone plenty of track time.

What’s more is you don’t have to be a professional driver to enter – no matter your skill level, this event offers you a chance to drive your car at a pace that’s comfortable for you. Are you a first time autocrosser? No problem; there are experts on hand who will take the time to explain the course and the rules to you, in an atmosphere where fun is the top priority!

Bring your car, your family and enjoy a weekend of drag racing and Autocross at Auto Club Dragway in Fontana June 2-4.

The gate opens at 8am on Friday with the first qualifying session at 4 pm. On Saturday, the gate opens at 7am with drag racing starting at 8:30am and autocross starting at 9am. Sunday, the gate opens at 8am, drag racing and autocross starts at 9am. Gates close at 6pm each day. Tickets are available at the gate. 1-day adult spectator tickets are only $20 and include free parking plus all-access to racer pits, autocross and manufacturers' midway. Kids 12 & under FREE! Get more info at www.NMCAwest.com/EVENTS.

Auto Club Dragway is located behind the Speedway at 9300 Cherry Avenue, Fontana, CA 92335. For all NMCA WEST events, please enter at GATE 7 which is located on San Bernardino Avenue.