LAST UPDATED: 08/20/2012 9:47 PM CST
The Car Chix Annual Breast Cancer Fundraiser takes place during the World Series of Drag Racing at Cordova Dragway Park August 22nd – 23rd. Drag Racing for Life is a fundraiser presented by Car Chix to raise money for causes such as Breast Cancer. During the World Series, the Drag Racing for Life Breast Cancer Fundraiser will go to benefit the Illini Center for Breast Health at Genesis Hospitial.
Car Chix and the Illini Center for Breast Health have been partners in raising awareness and money for Breast Cancer for several years. During this event, attendees can participate in fundraising activities such as: Ticket raffles, 50/50 Raffles, Silent Auctions, as well as, obtain knowledge in regards to breast cancer prevention methods and treatment options. In addition, Car Chix will have their full line of racewear and specialty event items for sale.
The World Series of Drag Racing is one of the largest Drag Racing events in the Midwest. Some of the top drivers and legends in the country gather for this incredible event. Some of the features include:
- Top Fuel Dragsters – Clay Millican & Bruce Litton
- Nitro Funny Cars – Wilkerson, Pedregon & more..
- Pro Stock Racers – Warren Johnson & Larry Morgan
- Nostalgia Top Fuel – Dale Suhr & Dragster Dave
- Nostalgia Pro Stock – WJ ’74 Camaro & Rod Shop ’72 Colt
- DRO Nitro Nostalgia Funny Cars
- Fuel Altereds
- Jet Funny Cars
- Jet Dragsters
- Pro Mods
- Arnie ‘The Farmer’ Beswick
- Nostalgia Gassers
- Nostalgia Super Stocks
- Midwest Super Stock Mafia
In addition to this incredible line up for the feature shows, racers are encouraged to participate in a number of Sportsman and high Roller races that will be taking place throughout the weekend. For more event details and for information on available classes for you to run your car, click here for the Official World Series of Drag Racing Flyer and more.
During the event, be sure to stop by the PINK Car Chix Tents located next to staging to learn more about Car Chix, the premier motorsports organization for women and to participate in the Drag Racing for Life Breast Cancer Fundraiser for the Illini Center for Breast Health! If you plan on attending this event and would like to donate any items to the breast cancer raffles, please stop by the Pink Car Chix Tent. We gladly welcome any donations and/or items for the fundraiser – Thank you!
THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR EVENT SPONSORS FOR MAKING THIS HAPPEN!
– OTHER WORLD COMPUTING
– OWC PRO IT
– LED FOOT NEWS
– CRANK IT MEDIA
– JOHNNY LEGEND CUSTOMS
– STEVE’S REPAIRS PLUS
-JOHN HALE RACING
–O’REILLY AUTO PARTS
-SNAP ON TOOLS / BOKO MOBILE SALES
– TOM & WENDI HUEBSCHEN
– ADVANCED AUTO PARTS
– MAC TOOLS / TIM DIDIER
– HIGH SPEED PERFORMANCE