Racing fans rejoice! Maple Grove Raceway — home to a variety of events including the Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals — is set to reopen on May 1st, complete with a $300,000 renovation. Continue reading to see just one of the many competing vehicles.

The improvements include extending the concrete launch pad by 300 feet to a total length of 820-feet, milling the asphalt from the end of the concrete pad by 2″ and installing a new paving mix from the end of the concrete to 250-feet past the finish line.

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