Welcome to the 30th Anniversary of the California Hot Rod Reunion presented by the Automobile Club of Southern California. This three-day event returns to Famoso Raceway in Bakersfield October 21-23, 2022 for great drag racing action as well as a spectacular car show and swap meet, all in support of the charitable mission on the NHRA Motorsports Museum.

Pre-Registration Ends Friday, September 30th at 12pm Pacific Time – NO EXCEPTIONS!

All car classes and vendors are required to register.


Cackle Car

General Racer (A/Fuel, Junior Fuel, 7.0 Pro, A/Gas, B/Gas, C/Gas, D/Gas, NE I, NE II, NE III, Hot Rod Eliminator, A/FX, and Exhibition)

Nos Top Fuel or Nos Funny Car

Vendor, Commercial

Vendor, General

Vendor, Swap Meet

Spectator Tickets Available HERE!

For Car Class Rules and Requirements Please Click Here!
*These rules and requirements will be strictly enforced at CHRR*

MEDIA credential requests are now being accepted through September 16th, 2022. (CLICK HERE) Applicants must submit published proof of prior news coverage. NHRA does not accept credential requests from stock photo agencies or from freelance journalists without a verifiable editorial assignment from an accredited news outlet.

Starting in August, Golf Carts can be rented by: GTI Golf Cars: www.golfcarsales.com/ or 1-800-477-0467

The California Hot Rod Reunion presented by the Automobile Club of Southern California is produced by and benefits the NHRA Motorsports Museum, an independent non-profit 501(c)(3) educational and cultural organization. All Reunion proceeds (ticket sales, racer entries, merchandise sales, memberships, and donations) directly support the daily operations, program and events of the Museum.