For the past 18-years, the Memphis MotorSports Park has hosted the National Hot Rod Association and its' Ground Pounding Mid-South Nationals..
This year, the drivers and their souped up machines come in as part of the closest points race in NHRA History...
An average of only about 40 points separates the numbers one and two positions in each of the the top 4 professional classes with only 7-races left in the season.
In the Top Fuel division, 2-time Memphis Winner Larry Dixon is currently in 3rd, place..but a win here this weekend could catapult the Defending Mid-South Nationals Champion to the top.
Drummonds, Tennessee's Clay Millican is happy to be back on his home track in Memphis..
The undisputed King of the I.H.R.A. Circuit, Millican, who made it to the semis here last year, is increasing his runs with the N.H.R.A..
The NHRA O'Reilly Mid-South Nationals run Friday through Sunday at the Memphis MotorSports Park.