There is nothing quite like dragbike racing in the crisp, cool October air of Budds Creek.

The Mickey Thompson Tires IDBL Series returns to Maryland International Raceway with the 25th Annual D.M.E Fall Nationals on October 6-8, 2017.

The DME Racing Fall Nationals will feature the continuation and culmination of the inaugural IDBL Top Fuel and Pro Mod championship series. The quickest nitro-methane and nitrous-oxide powered motorcycles will compete for coveted IDBL season championships.

This event will also feature the 5th annual Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale with a total purse over $24,000 for Pro Street bikes alone! This class will draw in the largest field of Pro Street bikes ever competing for a huge cash purse of $10,000 to win and paying the Top 50 riders! There will also be a "B" class, "C" class, and a "D" class for Pro Street racers that do not qualify for the Top 16. This class will draw in over more than 40 Pro Street racers from all over the country and abroad. Do not miss this spectacular class and witness records fall in this epic Orient Express Pro Street event.

The Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale is presented by the following sponsors: Orient Express, DME Racing, Dunigan Racing, Brock’s Performance, Williford Racing, APE, Penske, Mickey Thompson Tires, MTC, Wossner Pistons & Rods, CP Pistons – Carrillo, Worldwide Bearings, DAS Performance, Procharger, Grady’s Graphics, HDFR, Mace Motorsports, HTP Performance, Vance & Hines, McIntosh Machine, Yoyodyne, Shinko Tires, AMS-2000, Precision Turbo, Scotts Performance Products, RCC Turbo, and The Design Studio.

The special 600 Supersport exhibition series will also continue at this event. Back by popular demand, 600 Supersport is a class that rose to popularity in the 90s and features entertaining side-by-side racing on virtually stock 600 c.c. motorcycles.

The event will also feature DME Racing Real Street, Vance & Hines 4.60 index, FBR Shop 5.60 Index, Crazy 8's, Trac King Clutches Top Sportsman, Shinko Tires Pro ET, Brock's Performance Street ET and Grudge.

Winners from Street ET and Pro ET will be entered into the Tournament of Champions, where a season champ will be crowned.

The event will also host a huge vendor midway full of motorcycle parts, apparel, and accessories! So head to Maryland International Raceway for an exciting weekend of motorcycle action!

On Friday the gates will open at 9am, and there will be an Early Bird Test Session from 10am-5pm for $100 per bike. Friday evening there will be Test & Tune from 6:30pm-11pm for $25 per bike. There will also be one qualifier for pros on Friday night at 8pm.

On Saturday the gates will open at 8am. Top Sportsman, Pro ET, Street ET, Crazy 8's, and 5.60 Index will start qualifying at 9am. The Pros and Grudge will run at 1pm, and 6pm. Pro ET and Street ET eliminations will start on Saturday at 2pm.

On Sunday the gates will open at 8am, and the church service will start at 8:30am. Top Sportsman, Pro ET, Street ET, Crazy 8's, and 5.60 Index will get one time run at 9am so be sure to arrive early. Eliminations for pro classes will start at noon, and 12:30pm for sportsman classes.

Pro Street entry fee is $200, Pro Mod entry fee is $200, Real Street entry fee is $150, 4.60 Index entry fee is $150, 600 Supersport entry fee is $75, 5.60 Index entry fee is $75, Crazy 8's racer entry fee is $50, Pro ET racer entry fee is 1-day $70 or 2-day $120, Street E.T. entry fee is 1-day $50 or 2-day $80, Grudge entry fee is $50 per day.

A weekend pass for spectators and crew is $40, or $20 for a 1-day pass. All kids 6-11 are only $5 per day.

 
     
 

FRIDAY SCHEDULE

 
  Gates Open .................................................................... 9am
Tech Inspection ...................................................... 9am-11pm
Racer Parking ......................................................... 9am-11pm
Early Bird Testing ($100 per bike) ............................. 10am-5pm
Test & Tune ($25 per bike) .................................. 6:30pm-11pm
Close Gates .................................................................. 11pm
 
     
  SATURDAY SCHEDULE  
  Gates Open ................................................................................... 8am
Tech Inspection ...................................................................... 8am-8pm
Sportsman Qualifier #1 (T/S, P/ET, C/8, S/ET, 5.60) .................. 9am-11am
Sportsman Qualifier #2 (T/S, P/ET, C/8, S/ET, 5.60) ................... 11am-1pm
Pro Qualifier #1 (TF, PM, 4.60, PST, RST, Grudge, SS) .......................... 1pm
Sportsman Eliminations (P/ET & S/ET) ............................................... 2pm
Pro Qualifier #2 (TF, PM, 4.60, PST, RST, Grudge, SS) .......................... 4pm
Pro Qualifier #3 (TF, PM, 4.60, PST, RST, Grudge, SS) .......................... 7pm
 
     
  SUNDAY SCHEDULE  
 

Gates Open ............................................................................. 8am
Tech Inspection ................................................................ 8am-Noon
Church Service .................................................................... 8:30am
Sportsman Time Run (T/S, P/ET, C/8, S/ET, 5.60) ........... 9am-11:30am
Opening Cermonies..............................................................11:30am
Pro Eliminations (T/F, T/S, PM, 4.60, PST, RST, Grudge, SS) ........... Noon
Sportsman Eliminations (P/ET, C/8, S/ET, 5.60) ...................... 12:30pm

 
     
 

ADMISSION

 
 

Weekend Pass ............ $40
1-Day Pass ................ $20
Kids 6-11 (Per Day) ...... $5
Spectator Camping Fee...$30

 
 


All Spectators & Crew arriving on Friday of event must purchase a Weekend Pass. If you are not staying for the weekend and you leave before the gates close on Friday night, then you will be refunded $20.

 
     
 

PARKING

 
 

Bike VIP Pit Parking .... Free
Car VIP Pit Parking ...... $10
Car General Parking .... Free

 
     
 

PAYOUTS & ENTRY FEES

 
 

Click Here For Payouts & Entry Fees

 
     
 

$24,000 ORIENT EXPRESS PRO STREET BATTLE ROYALE

 
 

$200 Entry Fee
 
Pro Street Main Event
#1-16 Qualifiers
 
$10,000    Winner
$2,000 Runner-Up
$1,000       Semis
$500    1/4 Finals
$250    1/8 Finals

Pro Street "B" Class
#17-32 Qualifiers
 
$1,000     Winner
$500   Runner-Up
$250         Semis
$100    1/4 Finals
$50     1/8 Finals

Pro Street "C" Class
#33-48 Qualifiers
 
$500     Winner
$250   Runner-Up
$100         Semis
$50     1/4 Finals
$25     1/8 Finals

Pro Street "D" Class
#49-64 Qualifiers
 
$250        Winner
$100   Runner-Up
 

 
     
 

TRACK INFO

 
 

Maryland International Raceway
27861 Budds Creek Road
Mechanicsville, MD 20659

Office: 301-884-9833
Fax: 301-884-9878

Email: rlindner@racemdir.com
Website: RaceIDBL.com


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