Two of America’s most iconic muscle cars have a milestone birthday this year, and it’s a big one. GM’s Camaro and Firebird are now 50 years old. A celebration will be in Memphis, Tennessee, and you’re invited!
To be held at the iconic Memphis International Raceway in Millington, Tennessee, September 15-17, 2017, the Classic Industries F-Body Nationals is shaping up to be the largest ever gathering of the most iconic muscle cars in the country, and also includes fifth- and sixth-gen Camaros. All stock, restomod, Pro Street, Pro Touring, and drag race setups are welcome. This event promises to have the feel of a giant family reunion packed with plenty of activities for you and your friends.
There will be an Eckler’s Rick’s Camaro Show-N-Shine Car Show for those wanting to come and just enjoy the event. There will also be designated parking and judging with trophies for those who prefer to take it to the next level.
The Classic Performance Products (CPP) F-Body Nationals Autocross will be open to every registered event participant. The challenging course will be designed to put driver skills and their F-body’s suspension to the ultimate test.
The Jegs F-Body Nationals Drag Racing will include fun runs and grudge matches as well as competitive DOT Street, JR Eliminator, and Super Eliminator classes. There will also be special exhibition runs that you won’t want to miss!
Each registered participant ($55 preregistered/$70 at gate) will be entered to win the Trim Parts F-Body Nationals Giveaway 1967 Camaro presented by Right Stuff, SoffSeal, and PUI Interiors. This beautiful red SS features a bumblebee stripe and a fresh coat of paint from our friends at Axalta. A full restoration was provided courtesy of the guys at A&R Restorations in Emory, Texas. To win you must be present on Sunday when the winner is announced.
The Detroit Speed Inc. F-body of the Year Award may be the biggest deal in 2017, as one lucky winner of each of the six generations will be selected. This award is fast becoming the most anticipated of 2017. It will be controversial, it will be coveted, and it will be historical. Be there to witness history in the making.
The Shafer’s Classic Reproductions Swap Meet will include thousands of used parts, equipment, and memorabilia for your F-body and other GM vehicles. If you’re looking to buy or sell, locate hard-to-find parts, or just want to see what kinds of treasures you can find, the swap meet will be one of the largest ever. If you’re looking to buy your next F-body or sell your current one, the Car Corral will have a huge selection of Camaros and Firebirds to choose from.
The Golden Star Manufacturer Midway will have the finest automotive performance and restoration vendors in the industry displaying the latest products and services for your Camaro or Firebird.
ProQ Motorsports Event Software will provide all online event registration, box office ticketing, and marketing and managed services. ProQ specializes in automotive events and clubs and provides key tools for promoters and club members to more efficiently manage registrations and memberships and allow easy data management.
This event will be held in the “heartbeat” of America at historic Memphis International Raceway in Millington, Tennessee. The track is nestled in the countryside just north of Memphis with plenty of hotels and lodging nearby.
Tickets and more information is available online at fbodynationals.com or by calling 800.476.6217.
Date: September 15-17, 2017
Location: Memphis International Raceway
Admission: $55 Preregister, $70 day of (2 admission + 1 car) or $20 admission at gate (no car).