Northern Nevada's Motor Madness

Northern Nevada
Motor Madness
 

Virginia City Grand Prix
April 25-26
Virginia City

The world famous outlaw motorcycle race starts in the historic mining town of Virginia City, then winds its way through the surrounding rocky hills in 4.5 hours of rugged racing with speeds of up to 90mph.

http://www.vcgp.com


Virginia City Grand Prix


Hot August Nights Presents Spring Fever Revival

Hot August Nights Presents Spring Fever Revival
May 29-30
downtown Reno

“Twist and Shout” your way back to the ‘60s and ‘70s for a weekend of classic cars and rock ‘n’ roll music in downtown Reno, where you’ll enjoy food and beverage booths, vendors, live entertainment, classic car show ‘n’ shine and more!

http://hotaugustnights.net


Street Vibrations Spring Rally
June 5-7
downtown Reno

All the Street Vibrations excitement is condensed into a weekend rally with live music, bike shows, competition ride-in shows, poker runs and more. The event also includes VIP parties for participants, as well as open houses and special promotions at Chester's Reno-Harley Davidson.

http://roadshowsreno.com/sv_spring.php


Street Vibrations Spring Rally


Reno Rockabilly Riot

Reno Rockabilly Riot
June 25-28
Downtown Reno

Downtown Reno will be packed with hot rods, muscle cars at this fifth annual event. This throw-back car and art show features short track drag racing, burn-outs, tattoo expo, live music, pin-ups, vendors, and some of the nation’s best pinstripers. Experience the rockabilly lifestyle!

http://www.renorockabillyriot.com


US Open of Watercross
June 20-21
Sparks Marina

The UWP-IJSBA National Tour is the country's premier watercross race circuit. Top professional and amateur athletes bring extreme handlebar to handlebar racing to the Sparks Marina, battling for cash, prizes and national titles!

http://www.prowatercross.com/sparks


US Open of Watercross, presented by the City of Sparks


Hot August Nights

Hot August Nights
Aug 4-9
Reno/Sparks

Classic cars and classic rock take over the Reno Tahoe region for an entire week each August. One of the country's top classic car shows, Hot August Nights is a national treasure for nostalgia and car aficionados!

http://www.hotaugustnights.net


Hot August Nights Auction presented by Barrett-Jackson
Aug 6-8
Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno

Barrett-Jackson is bringing its esteemed auction into the Hot August Nights mix! As one of only four U.S. locations to host a Barrett-Jackson auction, Reno Tahoe USA and Hot August Nights are proud to welcome the king of car auctions to the party!

http://www.barrett-jackson.com


Hot August Nights Auction presented by Barrett-Jackson


Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing

Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series
August 22-23
Wild West Motorsports Park, Sparks

The Wild West Motorsports Park hosts thrilling closed-course racing with intense four wheel drive door-to-door action at this challenging and fan friendly track! Spectators can witness every jump, drop and turn on the undulating course as 700+ horsepower trucks battle it out. Thrilling race action and big air!

http://www.lucasoiloffroad.com


National Championship Air Races
September 10-14
Reno (Stead Airport)

It’s the World’s Fastest Motorsport and the only closed course pylon racing event in existence. Six race plane classes battle just 100 feet above ground, with Unlimited and Jet classes reaching speeds over 500 mph! Besides the intense race action, experience the “pits,” military and vintage aircraft displays, vendors, exhibits and. Also featuring one of the world’s greatest air shows.

http://www.airrace.org


National Championship Air Races


Street Vibrations Fall Rally

Street Vibrations Fall Rally
September 23-27
Reno, Sparks, Virginia City

A celebration of music, metal and motorcycles like no other. Street Vibration Fall Rally brings 50,000 biking enthusiasts together to enjoy live music, poker runs, arm wrestling competitions, ride-in shows, stunt shows, and more. This is one event that takes over almost all of the surrounding communities with a biker party you won't want to miss.

http://roadshowsreno.com/sv_fall.php


ULTRA4 Nitto National Championship
October 16-17
Wild West Motorsports Park, Sparks

Ultra4 trucks are a combination of high-speed desert race vehicles and 4WD rock crawlers; they are the same vehicles that compete at King of the Hammers! The challenging course includes extreme rock obstacles with race teams holding nothing back for the season finale. Enjoy full-course views from the comfort of grandstand seating.

http://www.Ultra4racing.com


ULTRA4 Nitto National Championship


National Automobile Museum

National Automobile Museum
Open Year-round
Reno

An impressive variety of specialty cars has steered the museum to be recognized as “One of America’s Five Greatest Auto Museums.” The National Automobile Museum (The Harrah Collection) is a place where time, culture, beauty, history, human invention, ingenuity and frivolity merge to fascinate us in the form of cars. See more than 200 eye-popping automobiles, set in authentic street scenes, at this gearhead hub.

http://www.automuseum.org/


Summit Racing Equipment
Open Year-round
Sparks

There are only three places in America where you can actually shop Summit’s massive hot rod parts inventory in person, and their Sparks store is one of them. Summit Racing is your performance powerhouse!

http://www.summitracing.com/


Summit Racing Equipment‎