Pacific Raceways’ Mello Yello Date Moves Back One Week

August 25, 2014 Published by

(KENT, Wash) – The 28th Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals will have a new weekend in 2015 as NHRA officials announced the race will move back one week to August 7-9.  The race at the Kent track will be the 16th stop on the 24-race Mello Yello Drag Racing Series tour.

The famed Western Swing, which includes three straight weekends of racing beginning in Denver and ending at Pacific Raceways, will remain intact, but start one week later.

2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Schedule


NHRA Mello Yello Series Regular Season
Feb. 5-8 NHRA Winternationals Pomona, Calif.
Feb. 20-22 CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals Phoenix
March 12-15 Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals (PSM) Gainesville, Fla.
March 27-29 NHRA Four-Wide Nationals (PSM) Charlotte, N.C.
April 10-12 NHRA Nationals Las Vegas
April 24-26 O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals Houston
May 15-17 Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals (PSM) Topeka, Kan.
May 22-24 NHRA Kansas Nationals Englishtown, N.J.
June 4-7 Toyota NHRA Summernationals (PSM) Epping, N.H.
June 12-14 Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals Bristol, Tenn.
June 19-21 NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals Norwalk, Ohio
July 2-5 Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals (PSM) Chicago
July 9-12 O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals (PSM) Denver
July 24-26 Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals (PSM) Sonoma, Calif.
July 31-Aug. 2 NHRA Sonoma Nationals (PSM) Seattle
Aug. 7-9 O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals Indianapolis
Aug. 20-23 Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals Brainerd, Minn.
Sept. 2-7 Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals (PSM) Indianapolis
NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship
Sept. 18-20 NHRA Carolina Nationals (PSM) Charlotte, N.C.
Sept. 25-27 AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals (PSM) St. Louis
Oct. 1-4 NHRA Nationals (PSM) Reading, Pa.
Oct. 15-18 AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals (PSM) Dallas
Oct. 29-Nov. 1 NHRA Toyota Nationals (PSM) Las Vegas
Nov. 12-15 Auto Club NHRA Finals (PSM) Pomona, Calif.

(PSM) – Event will include Pro Stock Motorcycle