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record-breaking Legends & thrills

Have a closer look behind the legacy of the Texas Motorplex as the epicenter of national records and season-defining moments on the racetrack.
Built in 1986, the Texas Motorplex stands as a living testament to the pulse-pounding world of drag racing. From its inception, this iconic venue has witnessed the birth of numerous drag racing milestones and world record performances that have left an indelible mark on the sport's history.

Since the day Darrell Gwynn christened the first all-concrete quarter-mile track, the Texas Motorplex has become synonymous with speed and achievement. National records and speed milestones have become commonplace on its hallowed grounds. The unique combination of an all-concrete race surface and ideal weather conditions makes the Texas Motorplex a favorite among drivers, creating an environment where drag racing magic consistently unfolds.

NHRA national events hosted at the Texas Motorplex have become renowned for setting national records, with drivers pushing the boundaries of speed and skill. It's a track where season championship titles are commonly clinched, and race fans are treated to an exhilarating spectacle of speed and precision. Join us as we unravel the rich tapestry of racing legends and record-breaking thrills that define the legacy of the Texas Motorplex since its roaring beginnings in 1986.

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