The NMCA & NMRA will have its first-ever West Coast event, billed as the Inaugural NMRA/NMCA West Coast Shootout, the weekend of July 8-10, 2011, at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. This non-points special event features all the cars and all the stars from the West Coast drag racing scene.

If you love muscle cars and you love heads-up Ford drag racing, then you need to attend the NMRA/NMCA West Coast Shootout! Check out West Coast street racers on the track (where it belongs) setting their combinations on KILL and putting their cars on the bumpers for your enjoyment and drag racing glory.

Come see the BEST in West Coast drag racing and while you're there enjoy all of the other features that make the NMRA and NMCA the best deal in drag racing. Be sure to visit the huge UPR Products / TREMEC Car Show to see the best in early model and late-model Fords, Chevys and Chryslers, modified and stock. Don't forget to hit the ATM on the way to Auto Club Speedway because the NMCA and NMRA always have a world class manufacturers' midway with great deals on the parts you need. Don't forget to stay for the world famous burnout contest where crazed fans burn down their cars for your enjoyment.

Other features of this event include a special autocross event, hosted by Hotchkis Performance and Baer Racing Brakes. Love corners...want to see how your car can really handle...then come on out and put your car or truck through the cones at the is special autocross event! This event also showcases the West Coast Shootout race. This special class takes the fastest 16 cars from Saturday's True Street class and races them heads-up to see who will win the West Coast Shootout!

For more information on this event log on to www.nmcadigital.com/ca.