NSRA Route 66 Street Rod NationalsFollow
Dates: 08/23/2019 ‐ 08/25/2019
- Swap Meet
An all-time high number of participants and spectators are expected this year. Almost all the Expo New Mexico will be utilized for the event as well as many of the buildings, that will house a large number of manufacturer and dealer displays and other attractions.
See 1,600 Street Rods, Street Machines, Customs Cars and Trucks and Specialty vehicles all 1989 and older, plus lots manufacturer exhibits, a good selection of the area’s best Arts and Crafts Vendors all in Women’s World, huge Vintage parts display in the Swap Meet, a Free Kick Off Party and Dinner on Thursday night at the Expo New Mexico, join the Street Rod Parade on Friday, Pin Stripers, Games, Live Entertainment on both Friday and Saturday, the 29 Below Rodders display, Streets of Rods, Sunday Worship Service, the NSRA Super Prize Giveaways, great food and fun for the whole family.
The host organization, NSRA, defines a street rod as a modernized vintage vehicle that must be of pre-1949 manufacture. These vehicles are equipped with the latest options available on the newest model vehicles, including but not limited to disc brakes, air conditioning, cruise control, and tilt steering wheel. Most of those attending has updated the engine and drive train to enable the owner to cruise down the highway in comfort and safely maintain the speeds traveled by more modern vehicles. All vehicles must be driven on to the grounds.
Included in this event are muscle cars, those factory-produced high horsepower machines from the 60’s and 70’s along with the classics cars of the 50’s. This is truly unique mix of old and new together for the first time at Albuquerque and a national gathering of fine vintage automobiles of every description. The NSRA Route 66 Street Rod Nationals is the area’s largest automotive participation event and spectators from around the area will attend the event.
The NSRA Route 66 Street Rod Nationals is an excellent event for spectators to attend and those who take time to attend will be treated to the sights and sounds of some of the most beautiful, best constructed vintage vehicles ever assembled in one place. One of the special attractions for the spectators is that they can walk right up to the vehicles and check each one out closeup as they are not roped-off or otherwise confined. All are in the open and can be examined top to bottom, front to back, inside and out. While the exquisite paint and other features of the car should not be touched, spectators are free to look to their hearts content.
No mail-in entries accepted after Friday, August 2nd, 2019. Discount available through August 2nd, 2019
Spectators gate hours will be: Friday, August 23rd and Saturday, August 24th from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday, August 25th from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.