Roadkill Stars Bring Family-friendly Zip-Tie Drags To Madison, Illinois

Roadkill stars David Freiburger and Mike Finnegan will bring their family automotive event, Roadkill Zip-Tie Drags, to the Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, on Friday and Saturday, September 15-16, 2017. Gates for the Madison event will open at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, September 15 and at 7 a.m. on Saturday, September 16.

Auto enthusiasts at the Madison Roadkill Zip-Tie Drags will develop their drag racing skills, view cars of all kinds, and share stories with David Freiburger and Mike Finnegan, hosts of Roadkill, the world’s most-viewed YouTube automotive original series in the United States.

“We had an incredible turnout, with automotive super-fans coming to our first Zip-Tie Drags in Tucson this past January from as far away as the East Coast and Canada,” says Roadkill cohost David Freiburger. “I’m super excited to bring even more Roadkill Zip-Tie Drags directly to all the gearheads who were willing to travel across the country to be a part of a unique event like this.”

ROADKILL is a brand based on “Automotive Chaos Theory” that was launched digitally on YouTube and has received more than 250 million video views to date. Today, ROADKILL has expanded beyond digital video into print and events, drawing more than 30,000 spectators and participants to Roadkill Nights in 2017.

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS:

The Roadkill Zip-Tie Drags event in Madison will include, among other highlights:

— Drag racing – with the chance to race against a ROADKILL star vehicle driven by HOT ROD’s Freiburger & Finnegan

— Test ‘n’ tune

— Hooptie challenge – where the ROADKILL stars will judge if your racecar was purchased and built for under $3000!

— Car show

— Drive-in theater – Classic and newer ROADKILL episodes!

— Food trucks

— Camping

— Bonfires & S’mores

For more information, including participant car registration and spectator ticket details, visit roadkill.com.