Sat, Jul 14 - Sun, Jul 15, 2012

Heat Lightning at NJMP

New Jersey Motorsports Park

About this event

Independent Motorsports Group

Heat Lightning at NJMP

IMG rolls in to NJMP Lightning, with two full days of HPDE, Time Trials, Sprint Races for Small Bore, Big Bore, and ETC Challenge, as well Open Wheel Formula Cars by the Formula Race Car Club of America. There will be dawn to dusk on-track action with plenty of track time for everyone!

All makes, models, and car classes are welcome! In-car and classroom instruction is provided for all novice drivers, and is available for intermediate and advanced drivers. Race and Time Trial licenses from SCCA, NASA, IMSA, and other recognized sanctioning bodies are accepted.

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Online registration may be closed, but at-track registration is still available. Just come to the Registration desk at the beginning of the day.

At-Track Entry Fees:

  • Sprint Race Weekend Entry - $450
  • DE or TT Weekend Entry - $475
  • Spectators, and non-driver friends and family: Free

All registration fees must be paid in full before 7/10/2012 in order to avoid late registration fees. Charter Members and Supporting Members receive an additional $25 off of the early bird pricing for all entry fees.


  • IMG Annual Membership: $100
  • Temporary Weekend Membership: $35
  • Supporting Membership: More Info
  • Charter Membership: More Info


  • Rental Transponder for Time Trials or Race Entrants: $50
    (a $425 refundable deposit is required at the track)

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Event requirements


Safety Requirements for Vehicles and Drivers

All vehicles, helmets, and other driver gear must be in good condition and meet or exceed the safety regulations outlined in the IMG DE & TT Rules and Guide book (for cars registered in DE or TT) or the IMG Race Rules and Regulations (for cars registered in Competition Racing).

All helmets must be Snell M2005 / SA2005 or newer or DE and TT events, and SA2005 for Race events. Snell M2000 / SA2000 helmets are no longer accepted.

All convertibles, including those used in IMG DE and TT events, must have a full roll bar that is taller than the driver's head.

If you are competing in an IMG TT and Competition Racing event, you must select a car class during the registration process.


Membership Requirements

All registered drivers must hold a current IMG Weekend, Annual, Charter, or Supporting membership.

If you purchase an IMG Weekend or Annual membership during this registration process, please remember to complete the following form and return it to the address enclosed with copies of the following:

Please send in copies of the following:

Please send all completed membership forms to:

ATTN: Membership Applications
Independent Motorsports Group
119 Walter St
South Plainfield, NJ 07080


Send your completed documents to:

For more information about IMG memberships, click here.


Car Number Reservations

We will be happy to automatically hold car numbers for any IMG Annual Member from the first event you register through the end of the season. New car number reservations are accepted on a first-registered, first-reserved basis by registration date. For DE and TT events, we may choose to give priority to drivers with permanent car numbers.

*All Charter and Supporting members will receive first choice of car number at the beginning of each calendar year and will be given first priority to renew their car number reservation for the following year.


Entries (49)

Michael Nimeroff
Todd Reid
Jonathan Vasquez
Joe Aqullante
Lainey Landstra
Kevin Kennedy
Steve Hanford
John DeSilvio

New Jersey Motorsports Park

Millville, NJ
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Event over!