American Speedfest, Feeding Frenzy & Americana Q!! 8th

American Speedfest, Feeding Frenzy & Americana Q!! 8th

Postby » 07 Mar 2013, 09:57

Brands Hatch will adopt the Stars and Stripes on Sunday 9 June for a special NASCAR-fuelled festival of motorsport and Americana at the inaugural American SpeedFest. The popular Kent venue will be transformed into a scene from Daytona with American derived motorsport providing entertainment on track and an array of US themed activities located around the 1.2 mile circuit to appeal to fans of all ages.

On track action will be headlined by the superb Euro Racecar NASCAR Touring Series. These NASCAR V8 monsters will provide thrill a minute bumper-to-bumper racing akin to the spectacle produced by the world famous Sprint Cup. Continuing the supercharged American theme on track will be the Pickup Truck Racing Championship. They will be joined by the Legends Cars Cup from France and the iconic Mustangs, Falcons and Corvettes from Bernie's Historic V8 Racing Association.

Spectators will be able to soak up the American spirit with a host of themed activities away from the circuit too. A Monster Truck will demonstrate its awesome power during the SpeedFest, plus live music, rodeo bulls and much, much more

For our part we are organising a series of eating competitions, take on your friends or the clock, there are plenty of options. Whether hotdogs or wings are your fancy we will be running rounds throughout the weekend.

Americana Q the low and slow event on behalf of Brands Hatch will be run under IBQN rules although the competition will be spread over the two days.

Team Entry £50

This includes meat (for 4 main categories), power and water. Teams are able to give samples to the public and promote their products and sponsors throughout the weekend. Onsite camping included for competing teams.

Competition Agenda

Day 1

Chicken, Ribs, Chefs Choice

Day 2

Pork, Brisket, Dessert

This is an IBQN sanctioned event and will therefore be an American Royal Qualifier and a Jack Daniels bung in a barrel qualifier. Grand Champion will be decided by the highest overall score in Ribs, Chicken, Pork and Brisket. All 6 categories are mandatory.

Prizes include trophies and a cash fighting fund for the GC. Places are strictly limited and will be issued on a first come first served basis, please complete and return the application form to reserve your place., we have just been told about an exciting opportunity for the event GC and will post details once they have been confirmed!

Return to Events Blog

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest