New Jersey Motorsports Park Releases 2016 Season Schedule

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MILLVILLE – The New Jersey Motorsports Park announced its 2016 season schedule.
This year’s schedule includes activities and races for its ninth race season such as the MotoAmerica Pro Road Racing returning for two dates in 2016 and the ARCA Racing Series.
“We’re thrilled to provide a wide variety of on and off-track events to our fans in 2016,” said Mark Verrastro, New Jersey Motorsports Park General Manager. “With the added MotoAmerica race and with more additions to the schedule soon to be announced, 2016 will possibly be the most well attended season to date.”
North America’s largest vintage racing group, the American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association (AHRMA), will also be returning for its fourth visit to New Jersey. The group currently has approximately 4,000 members nationally having grown gradually in recent years due to the increasing interest in classic bikes.
The AACA Antique Automobile Car Association Spring National Meet will be present this year during an off the track event on Saturday, May 21st. Organizers for the event anticipate that 500 vehicles will register for the show and fans will have the opportunity to admire a wide range of vehicles on display. Further entertainment will be provided by the Zerbini Family Circus which will return on Sunday, May 15th and Monday, May 16th while the KSR Motorsports Monster Truck Show will entertain kids of all ages from Friday, July 29th to Sunday, July 31st.
Several events will return this year, such as the 24 Hours of LeMons, the ChampTruck World Series and the Weekend of Thunder with Trans-Am Pro Racing on Father’s Day weekend which will include Formula Lites, Formula 4 and the Pro-IT series. Furthermore, the Atlantic Championship featuring the F2000 and F1600 series will also reappear in late August.
This year’s schedule also includes monthly public events Cruise Nights and Bike Nights at The Finish Line Pub, NJMP On-Track Experiences, and Motorless Nights. Dates for these events will be confirmed at a later time. This season will also include a 5k run on the second Thursday of each month, in alternation with Motorless Nights.
Advanced online ticket purchases will included the following:

  • Complimentary VIP Paddock Parking

  • Designated Quick Access Gate Entrance

  • Up to $15 off Per Ticket


“The versatility of NJMP makes us unique,” said Brad Scott, Chief Operating Officer.  “Each year we are adding more and more off track events such as concerts, mud runs and 5K’s, we have all the amenities that are necessary to handle the big crowds that these types of events attract”.
The 2016 Major Racing Event schedule is included below however, all dates are preliminary and will be confirmed shortly. Children ages 12 and under may access free of charge to most events.

  • Saturday April 16th to Sunday, April 17th: Championship Cup Series

  • Saturday, April 23rd: Devil in the Dark 12-Hour Endurance Race

  • Friday, April 29th to Sunday, May 1st:  MotoAmerica Championship of New Jersey I

  • Saturday, May 14th to Sunday, May 15th: 24 Hours of LeMons “The Real Hoopties of New Jersey”

  • Friday, May 20th to Sunday, May 22nd: Champ Truck Series

  • Friday, May 27th to Saturday, May 28th: Memorial Day Weekend ARCA 150 Stock Car Race (Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm)

  • Friday, June 10th to Sunday, June 12th: Weekend of Thunder Trans-Am, Formula Lites, Formula 4

  • Friday, July 8th to Sunday, July 10th: 4th Annual AHRMA Vintage Motorcycle Festival

  • Saturday, July 16th to Sunday, July 17th: Championship Cup Series

  • Friday, July 22nd to Sunday, July 24th: SCCA US Majors

  • Friday, July 29th to Sunday, July 31st: Monster Truck (Shows: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday)

  • Friday, August 26th to Sunday, August 28th: Atlantic Championship Series F2000, F1600

  • Saturday, September 3rd to Sunday, September 4th: Championship Cup Series

  • Friday, September 9th to Sunday, September 11th: MotoAmerica Championship of New Jersey II

  • Saturday, September 17th: To Be Announced

  • Saturday, September 17th to Sunday, September 18th:  New Jersey Historics (Vintage Racer Group)


 For more information about the New Jersey Motorsports Park, visit their website at http://www.njmp.com.

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