Western Conference Finals
Each season, racers from throughout the western United States and Canada take their shot at Wallys and a share of prize money during the NHRA RightTrailers Western Conference Finals. The event features racers from all tracks in Divisions 4, 5, 6, and 7. Each NHRA member track may send an unlimited number of teams of 10 racers to the event. The event awards a Wally and prize money to the winner in each of the eight age categories -- 6-9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, and 16-17 -- and a Wally to each member of the winning team.
2022 NHRA RightTrailers Western Conference Finals
Bandimere Speedway (Denver. Colo.)
You’ve seen the results from the 2022 NHRA RightTrailers Western Conference Finals, which look quite ordinary on the surface, but what looked ordinary took an extraordinary effort on the part of the event hosts at Bandimere Speedway.
Graeme Rufenacht earned the second NHRA RightTrailers Western Conference Finals Wally of his career to highlight the 2022 edition of the national-level event for racers in the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League. Rufenacht outlasted the field in the 16-17 age group. He was joined in the winner’s circle at Bandimere Speedway by first-time champs Oakley White (6-9), Aiden Rizner (10), Blaine Denunzio (11), Kane Kern (12), Justice Brown (13), Parker Stewart (14), Jamie Johnson (15), and Ayden Pires (Jr. Comp). Houston Raceway Park Team 1 claimed the team championship.
The 2022 NHRA RightTrailers Western Conference Finals opened with a day filled with racing ahead of the start of eliminations for the main event. The Division 5 Jr. Championships, A Kid Again/Kalitta Motorsports Shootout, and Jr. Comp race were completed. Click the headline for final-round results.
Weston Moody will be taking a new Nic Woods Racing starter home to El Paso, Texas, after he cut a perfect light during the A Kid Again/Kalitta Motorsports Shootout.
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Right Trailers is the new title rights sponsor of the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League Eastern and Western Conference Finals.
Summit Racing Equipment has renewed its title sponsorship of the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League, a popular racing league for kids ages 5-17, as part of a multiyear extension.