- Paul Meikle
About Super Chevy Show
Gainesville Florida has been the last event of the nationwide tour of Super Chevy Shows for several years. It brings out the finest show cars in the southeast to compete in the Tremec Car Show Series and some of the fastest bracket racers in the nation.
The Mickey Thompson Tires Nitro Coupe Challenge that features the wildest ground pounding, supercharged machines that are fueled by the most exotic liquid in motorsports â€œNitromethaneâ€. They reach speeds near 240 MPH in the quarter mile in raw competition, the eight top cars are entered.
If excitement and speed is your thing, itâ€™s jet carâ€™s Dale Keeseeâ€™s radical â€˜57 Chevy Funny Car who will take on Dick Rosbergâ€™s 300 MPH Jet Dragster and the king of the wheelstanders, showman Bob Hallâ€™s Airbourne Express Astro Van, is sure to thrill the fans.
Super Chevy Showâ€™s Manufacturers Midway, Swap Meet, and Car Corral are a shopping mall for car guys.
A test and tune is set for Friday from noon until five oâ€™clock, plus a Saturday bonus race for the bracket racers. Sundayâ€™s race starts at 9:00 AM with the Nitro Coupes and Jets blasting off at noon both Saturday and Sunday.
Date and Time
Fri Oct 20, 2006 – Sun Oct 22, 2006
8:00 am – 7:59 pm (EDT)
Location and MapGainesville Raceway
11211 North County Rd. 225
Gainesville, Florida 32609