The MEGA 100 is three days of stock car racing like you’ve never seen before. Over the course of the seventy two hours 200+ drivers from all over the country converge on the Tyler County Speedway to battle it out for some of the largest loot on the East Coast, with nearly $70,000 up for grabs just to the “renegades” of no fender racing. The headlining event features the nations top modified racers on the 1/4 mile dirt oval appropriately dubbed “The Bullring”!
Intertwined among hayfields and mountain tops, Middlebourne, WV boasts the perfect scene for the stars of the division to take center stage as they dual for one of the most prestigious event titles in all of Dirt Modified racing, The Mega 100. Featured by Fox Sports, Speed 51, RacinDirt, and many more this event continues its quick ascent to the top of must see events each summer. The areas brightest starts battle the countries biggest names like Hawkins, Strickler, McKinney, Dickson, Hughes, Jett, Sanders, Cook, Vanderbeek, and many others who’ve made the trek searching for the MEGA trophy and a share of the regions large prize pool.
In 2019 the event will pay $15,000 to win May 30th – June 1st. Thursday will kick off with a $1,000 to win “Contenders Race” and a $1,500 to win “Sunoco Shootout”. Furthermore, the Renegades of Dirt will pay twin $1,500 to wins that will roll off on Friday night as a preliminary to one of modified racings biggest events. On Saturday night the “MEGA 100” will feature a complete show with qualifying, heats, bmains, non-qualifier and the $15,000 to win “MEGA 100”!
Past Winners; 2015 Jacob Hawkins / 2016 Jacob Hawkins / 2017 Taylor Cook / 2018 Jeff Mathews / 2019 ?
The hosting venue; The Tyler County Speedway in Middlebourne, WV is a ¼ mile dirt oval nestled in the hills of scenic West Virginia along the historic Middle Island Creek. On site camping makes the Tyler County Speedway/Fairgrounds a race fans vacation destination year after year. Lots of great camping available including primitive or full hook ups. Ideal for a weekend getaway or a day of family fun, the fairground has shower facilities, shelters for picnicking, playground areas, and nearby fishing available. For camping info call, 304-771-5661. No reservations for camping are available, first come first serve but plenty of room available.