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419 Mount Paul Way, Kamloops, BC • Phone: 250.434.6479 • • Fax: 250.372.2591

ATVs on the Drag Strip

We are proud to announce the first ALTERNATE CYCLE ATV DRAG RACING SERIES. Fun, prizes, and especially BRAGGING RIGHTS are yours for the taking - all you need is the fastest quad! We will be bringing our souped-up quads to the Ashcroft Dragstrip for a 6 events this summer, and we would love to see you at the races.

Very little special equipment is necessary - the races are run on the 1/8th mile asphalt strip and your regular trail-riding quad will be just fine. A set of tie-downs to compress your front suspension is the single most important modification you should make to your quad.

What you need:
- Snell 2000 or newer certified helmet
- Leather jacket
- Leather gloves
- Boots that cover your ankles
- Tether kill switch

The cost will be $25 for a day of racing. You will get at least 5 runs, with time slips, and we will be racing for fastest quad as well as bracket racing - that means you don't have to be the fastest to win, just the best/most consistent. We really had a great time racing last year and we hope to see a lot more ATVs on the strip this year. And if you have any loud-mouthed riding buddies who claim to have the fastest quad, you should definitely invite them to put their money where their mouths are!

Please call or e-mail Paul or John at Alternate Cycle if you have any questions.

2007 Drag Race Schedule
Drag Racing Pictures
Drag Racing Videos

2007 Drag Race Schedule

All races are at Nl'akapxm Eagle Motorplex in Ashcroft

Race 1 - Saturday, May 12

Race 2 - Sunday, June 3

Race 3 - Sunday, July 8

Race 4 - Sunday, August 5

Race 5 - Sunday, August 19

Race 6 - Sunday, October 7

Drag Racing Pictures

Alternate Cycle mechanic, John McComb, has built a turbocharged Polaris Scrambler 500 for the drag strip.
Specifications: 2004 Scrambler 500, 2WD. Mods: Mitsubishi turbo, Mikuni BSR carb, Lengthened swing arm, Custom intake, black Predator plastic, Methanol injection, Custom clutches, Magura bars, Rox risers, and drag tires.
Here is the same drag quad from another angle.
Drag race at N'lakapxm Eagle Motorplex on May 12, 2007.

Drag Racing Videos


Paul vs. John - May 12, 2007


Paul vs. Roch - May 12, 2007

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Alternate Cycle
419 Mount Paul Way Kamloops, BC V2H 1A7
Phone: 250.434.6479 Fax: 250.372.2591