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24 Hours of Lemons - Real Hoopties of New Jersey


  • New Jersey Motorsports Park (map)

The 24 hours of Lemons is an endurance race for cars that cost $500 or less. And four-wheeled machine is eligible as long as it cost you fewer than $500.

SPECTATOR TICKETS
All-access spectator passes $30 at the gate. Kids under 12 free.

SCHEDULE: LIGHTNING TRACK at NJMP

Thursday, 6 June 2019 
5pm-7pm: Testing Registration at front gate Security Building.
7pm-11pm: No life? NJMP will let you in for Lemons setup. There's a private event on Thursday during the day, so you'll be held outside Thunderbolt until 7pm.
7pm-8:30pm - Early tech for NJMP Friday testing

Friday, 7 June 2019
7am: Gates open
7am-11am: NJMP Testing car-tech. (Only cars testing need to go through this.)
8am:Testing Driver's Meeting
9am-5pm: NJMP operated test day with a noon-1pm break for lunch. $TBA per pre-registered team. Pre-Reg Link TBA.  $TBA /car late singup at track.  NOTE: NJMP operates their own tech for testing, separate from Lemons tech. You need to do NJMP tech to test, you need to do Lemons tech to race, if you are doing both, you need to go through both tech lines - and no you do not need to go through Lemons tech before you test.
Noon-5pm: Lemons Mandatory Friday tech inspection. Every car and at least one driver per team must be present for Friday tech. No Saturday tech will be offered.
5:15pm: Rookie Meeting - Location TBA on Friday (Most likely tech area)

Saturday, 8 June 2019
7am: Gates open
9am: Race Manager  / Corner Worker Meeting 
9am: Mandatory drivers' meeting
9:45am: Cars circulate to check transponders
10am-6pm: Race Session I
10am-6pm: HooptieCon Activities TBA.

Sunday, 9 June 2019
9am-3:30pm: Race Session II
4pm: Awards Ceremony
6pm: Gates closed

THE CARS
Race harnesses: New Jersey state law requires race harnesses to be two years old or newer. If your belts are older than two years, you may be prevented from racing by the state police--use your best judgment.

Earlier Event: June 8
24 Hours of Lemons - The B.F.E. GP
Later Event: June 8
Run Whatcha' Brung car show