Old time drags, gassers on track this weekend

The B.C. Old Time Drags are taking place July 30-31 at Mission Raceway Park.

The event is presented by the Langley Loafers Car Club, and features blown AA gassers, nitro front-engine dragsters, plus undreds of custom street rods and muscle cars.

The gates open Saturday at 8 a.m., with time trials getting underway at 9 a.m. At noon, 2 and 4 p.m., the gassers start qualifying. On Sunday, same times apply, except gasser eliminations kick off at noon, followed by the other classes.

Tickets are $20 per day, or $35 for the weekend, and includes a pit pass and free parking. Kids under 12 are admitted free with an adult. For more information call 604-826-6315 or visit missionraceway.com.