For a relatively small sum of $8 Million, one of the iconic drag strips can be yours.
On June 4, 2019, the facility located outside of Reading, Pa., went on the market for sale.
The ad reads, “Own one of the most recognizable names in the racing industry! Maple Grove Raceway is a dragstrip located near Mohnton, Pennsylvania, just outside Reading. It opened in 1962 as a 1/5-mile dragstrip. It was eventually lengthened to its current 4,075′ in 2009. The track has been sanctioned by the National Hot Rod Association for most of its existence. It has hosted an NHRA national event since 1985.
“In addition to the NHRA Nationals event, the track hosts Lucas Oil Series, NMRA Ford Motorsports Nationals, Sunoco ET Series and numerous other racing events each year. Maple Grove also hosts numerous car shows including Menards Chevy Show, VW June Bug, Mopar events and others. In addition to racing events,
“Maple Grove also hosts events such as the WIOV Fall Fest concert, the Rugged Maniac 5K event, swap meets, Lantern Fest and numerous other events. The location also includes 2 liquor licenses, campground facilities, expansive income-producing parking, several residential rentals, office/event buildings, numerous outbuilding, racing equipment, etc. Sale includes racing business and 14 parcels totaling approximately 450 acres.”
The NHRA national event, held in the fall, services the Philadelphia market and kicks off the Countdown to the Championship playoff series.
For more information, visit https://www.coldwellbankerhomes.com
— Competition Plus (@competitionplus) January 4, 2019