GRAND JUNCTION AREA / TRACK INFORMATION
Western Colorado Dragway is located in Grand Junction, Colorado only 32 miles from the Utah state line. The track elevation is 4800 feet above sea level and we are a high desert climate. This is a popular tourist destination area. For more information on enhancing your visit to our area contact:
NO ATM AT TRACK and we do not take credit or debit cards.
Grand Junction Visitor & Convention Bureau
740 Horizon Drive
Grand Jct, CO 81506
WHERE TO STAY?
Off I-70 at the Horizon Drive exit. Rooms are only $69 per night if you use our name while making your reservations. 888-489-9796 This hotel has an indoor pool, game tables, restaurant, bar and is an easy drive to the track (next exit to the east on I-70). It is also an easy walk to the Visitor's & Convention Bureau and several fast food restaurants.
CAMPING AT THE TRACK:
Overnight parking / camping are allowed at the conclusion of our Friday night events. Saturday competitors may park in the overflow (those not adjacent to the staging lanes) pit areas on Friday night.
Overnight camping is allowed on Saturday nights after the conclusion of our event. There is no charge to camp outside the compound. All racers must exit the facility by 10am on Sunday morning.
EATING AT THE TRACK:
Grills and coolers are allowed. We also have a full service concession stand.
All gate fees include a free pit pass.
RACING FEES & TIMES:
Gates open at 6 p.m.
Registration & Tech: starts at 6 p.m. and goes to 11 p.m.
Street Legal Drags: 8-12 p.m.
Gate fee: $10 (12 and under free)
Driver fee for street cars: $15
High School Drivers: $15
LOANER HELMETS ARE AVAILABLE!
Gates open at 9am
Registration & Tech: 9am-5pm
Junior Dragsters: 10am-1pm
Time trials / Special events: 2pm
Eliminations: 7pm (most races - watch home page for special race information and start times)
Gate fee: $10 (everyone 13 & older) For Spectators and Drivers
WCDRA Memberships: $50
Junior Dragsters: $40 members / $50 non-members
Junior Consolation: $5
Test & Tune: $35 race cars / $25 juniors
Super Quick: $100 members / $115 non-members
All other bracket classes: $65 (members) $80 (non-members)
Super Quick: Fastest 16 to qualify that day - see Super Quick page for other rules and payouts
Super Pro & Gizmo: Electronics (7.00 - slower)
Pro ET: No Electronics, tranny brake or two step okay (7.00 - slower)
Sportsman: No Electronics, open headers okay, slicks or DOT okay (7.00 - slower)
No G: A combination of the Pro ET and Sportsman rules
W.C.D. is an NHRA member track and follows all NHRA rules with the exception that
ALL COMPETITORS AND PASSENGERS WILL WEAR A HELMET NO MATTER WHAT THE CLASS / SPEED OF THE VEHICLE.
Oil Retention rule (diapers / pans) for EVERY non-street legal vehicle (excluding motorcycles & snowmobiles). Each race car will be given a “bye”. You can run one weekend at the track without a device; but it will be noted that you have been warned to get one before you are allowed to come out again.
All of our pit spaces immediately adjacent to the staging lanes are rented and reserved by our members. Please ask at the front gate where our open pit areas are located.
Visit us at 115 32 Road, Grand Junction, CO