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11th Annual St. Bernard Grand Prix

Race City: St. Bernard
Race Date: April 27, 2019
Divisions: Stock, Super Stock
Race Fee: FREE

Drivers must have two adults/high schoolers to assist them as a pit crew. If a pit crew doesn’t show on race day, the driver cannot race. For families with two or more drivers participating the following applies: 2 drivers requires 2 pit crew members; 3 or more drivers requires 4 pit crew members.
Members of the pit crew assist the driver with wheel swaps, making any needed repairs, loading and unloading the cars on/off the trailers, loading cars on to the ramp, and clearing the car from the runout area after the heat is done.

  • Please take note based on driver size on which division to register for based on the information below:

  • The Stock division is for racers 7-13 years old. Stock cars can accommodate a racer up to (approximately) 5'3" tall and 125 pounds.
  • The Super Stock division is designed for racers 9-18 years old. Super Stock cars can accommodate a larger racer up to (approximately) 6'0" tall and 150 pounds.

Contact Person: Stan Kokotajlo
Location of Track: Washington Ave

Two races, a double elimination starting in the morning and a single elimination race starting immediately afterwards.

All drivers MUST sign up for weigh-in prior to race day. This will give you the opportunity to pick out your car and speed up the start of racing. Click here to register for weigh in only. YOU MUST STILL REGISTER TO RACE using the link at right.

Please park in Recreation Center parking lot (entrance is at Washington and Vine) or along adjoining streets.
Pit Area/Check-In/Scales open (St Bernard Board of Education parking lot) 7:30 a.m.
Racing begins at 9:00 a.m. 

Course information:
475' length from ramp to finish line with 75' level runout.
Track surface is non-smooth, patched asphalt city street with a number of manhole covers in roadway and sewer grates on the edges.

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Indoor restrooms adjacent to track area, courtesy of St Bernard City Hall.

Driving directions to St. Bernard


Don't have kids, but want to be part of the fun?  

We have several volunteer positions available, register here.