O’Reilly NHRA Midwest Nationals
Gateway Int'l Raceway
700 Raceway Blvd.
Contested in the shadow of the famed St. Louis arch at multipurpose Gateway Intíl Raceway, 2007's event was the first to be held in cooler May climes after a change in the schedule from its traditional summer date. Since its inception, the event has become known for surprise winners. The Madison quarter-mile hosts the fourth event of the season for riders in the Pro Stock Motorcycle class.
How to Get There: Five minutes from downtown St. Louis, the track is on Interstate 55/70 at Exit 4. From St. Louis, take I-70 south to I-55/70 and travel east to Exit 4.
Visitor Information: Gateway Intíl Raceway, 618-482-2400; Southwestern Illinois Tourism and Convention Bureau, 800-442-1488; St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission, 314-421-1023