The NMRA will host the first-ever ’11-’14 5.0L Mustang Shootout during the McLeod Racing NMRA Ford Nationals at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio, on the weekend of June 14-16, 2013.
Thanks to Granatelli Motor Sports, the NMRA has established a modern 5.0 Shootout to bring out the latest and greatest ’11-’14 5.0 Mustangs from the hottest builders and enthusiasts around the country. Media outlets will be covering the madness and the title is on the line—no more internet talk, no more chassis dyno numbers. It is time to get on track to put up or shut up! “When I owned Paxton, we were instrumental in starting the first 5.0 Shootout so it’s an honor to help bring out the next generation 5.0 Shootout,” says J.R. Granatelli, owner and founder of Granatelli Motor Sports, the title sponsor and manufacturer of several products for the today’s Mustangs. There are also rumors that NMRA tech officials will be using the results to help build a new heads-up Pro 5.0 category.The 5.0L Mustang Shootout offers big money with purse, prizes, and contingency that could total upwards of $5,000 to win the class.For 5.0L Mustang Shootout class rules and additional event information, logon to www.nmradigital.com/OH.