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Goodguys 25th Southeastern Nationals

October 19-20, 2018
Charlotte Motor Speedway
5555 Concord Parkway South, Concord, NC 28027


General Information

Event Contact Information:

  • Goodguys Office Phone: (925) 838-9876
  • Charlotte Motor Speedway Website | (704) 455-3200
  • Facility Map


  • Friday, October 19 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday, October 20 - 8:00am to 5:00pm



Vehicle Registration & Pricing:

Member Registration Prices Cost Registration Dates
At-Event Registration $55.00 Oct. 18 - 20, 2018
*Pre-registration discount is available only to Goodguys Members. Become a Goodguys Member today by calling (925)838-9876 or clicking here. All Show & Shine Registrations include (2) Weekend Passes to the show.


Non-Member Registration Prices Cost Registration Dates
At-Event Registration $70.00 Oct. 18 - 20, 2018


Spectator Admission & Pricing:

Spectator Pricing Online Pre-Sale* At The Gate
Goodguys Members General Admission (ages 13+) $15.00 (Before 10/19/18) $15.00
Non-Member General Admission (ages 13+) $17.00 (Before 10/19/18) $20.00
Kids (ages 7-12) $6.00 $6.00
Kids (ages 6 & under) N/A Free


Get Tickets


Parking $5.00 charged by Charlotte Motor Speedway
Goodguys Member Discount Show your current membership card and valid ID to receive $5 off your General Admission Ticket when purchased at the gate!
Military Discount Show your active or retired military ID for $5 off your General Admission Ticket when purchased at the gate!
* Advanced Purchase Online General Admission Discount offer ends at 11:59pm on Thursday, October 18, 2018.


What's On Tap

Show Features
  • Over 2,500 Rods, Customs, Classics, Muscle Cars and Trucks thru '87
  • Goodguys AutoCross - Featuring 16 car "Tarheel Throwdown" presented by JRi Shocks
  • Nitro Thunderfest Dragster Exhibition presented by
  • Burnout Competition
  • Cruise the Charlotte Motor Speedway track (Registered participants only)
  • Vendor & Manufacturer Exhibits
  • Live Music Entertainment
  • Indoor car show
  • Swap Meet
  • Cars 4 Sale Corral
  • Model & Pedal Car Show
  • Kids Zone - Free Arts and crafts, games, prizes & more!
2018 Weekend Happenin's

Road Tours & Parties
  • Poker Run - Thursday leaves from registration at 9am
  • Kickoff/Open House – 10am-4pm at Fatman Fabrications | 8621 Fairview Rd, Charlotte, NC 28227
  • TGIF party - Friday 6pm at Detroit Speed | 185 McKenzie Rd, Mooresville, NC 28115
Special Awards
Saturday Specialty Parking Areas

Saturday Specialty Parking Areas are a huge attraction at Goodguys events! Held on Saturday (at all events) from 7am-Noon, these areas offer distinctive parking in high-traffic areas of the shows for specific genres of cars and trucks, dash plaques for all participants and a shot at a Goodguys award!

* Please Note: Pop-up tents are not allowed in the Saturday Special Parking Areas

Goodguys AutoCross

Featuring 16 car "Tarheel Throwdown" presented by JRi Shocks

Participation Information

Show & Shine Pre-Registration


Pre-registration has ended for this event. For "At-Event" registration, please see below.


For all vehicles 1987 and older, we offer the opportunity for you to participate in and display your vehicle at the show with a "Show & Shine Registration" good for all three days of the event. Your registration comes with space to display your vehicle as well as a Goodguys goodie bag, (2) adult weekend passes, children's passes, the opportunity to participate in Goodguys AutoCross, the chance to win a Goodguys Award, and more!

Goodguys Members
Pre-register up to three days prior to the show to display their vehicle in our Show & Shine for all three days of the show. Members pre-registering by October 7, 2018 will save $10 Off the at-event price and will pay just $45. There are no discounts for Members pre-registering their vehicle after Ocober 7, 2018.

Not a Goodguys Member? No problem! You can register your vehicle for our Show & Shine at At-Event Registration the weekend of the event for a cost of $70.

You can become a Goodguys Member for as little as $20 (Silver Membership) or $35 (Gold Membership). Your Goodguys Membership not only gets you 12 monthly digital or hard-copy issues of the Goodguys Gazette Magazine, it also gets you loads of exclusive Goodguys Members-Only benefits and perks including discounts on car registrations, a personalized ID card and more!


Become A Goodguys Member Today

or call (925) 838-9876.

*Please Note: The final day to pre-register online without discount for this event is 10/16/18. All Members/participants pre-registering their vehicle after 10/7/18 must provide a valid email address where the event confirmation will be sent.

At-Event Vehicle Registration
If you miss the Pre-Registration cut-off date for this event, which is 10/16/18, don't worry... you can still register your vehicle the weekend of the show at the Charlotte Motor Speedway during the following hours:
  • Thursday 10/18 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Friday 10/19 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday 10/20 - 7:00am to 3:00pm
Swap Meet &  Cars 4 Sale Corral
If you would like to sell automotive parts or memorabilia in the Swap Meet or a vehicle in the Cars 4 Sale Corral, please contact the Swap Meet Director for this event using the information below:


Jeff Johnson
P.O. Box 21311
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 268-1181


Model & Pedal Car Show
If you are interested in participating in the Model & Pedal Car show, please contact George Henry at (704) 763-5518 or at

Model & Pedal Car Show Flyer

Commercial Vendors
If you are interested in being a Commercial Vendor at this event click here for details.

Additional Information

Book Your Stay

Goodguys has partnered with many quality and convenient local area hotels to provide travelers discounted nightly rates. Space is limited so book your rooms today!

Preferred Hotel List


Be sure to ask for the Goodguys rate or click on the booking link


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Plan Your Weekend

Make a vacation out of your trip to a Goodguys show by exploring and experiencing the many great local attractions, sporting events, museums, gardens and restaurants in the surrounding area.

Details On Local Attractions

Facility Map

Full-Service RV camping spots are available by calling Camping World Racing Resort at (704) 455-4445. Spaces are $30/night for back-in & $50/night for pull-through sites.

Scooter Rentals
Event Scooters will provide the scooter rental service for this event. You can make reservations by calling (262) 677-2696 or on their website by clicking here
Media Inquiries
For all media inquiries, please contact Betsy Bennett at (503) 246-0237 or e-mail her here.


Media Credential Request Form

Important Reminders

Online pre-registration with discount closes at midnight on 10/7/18.
Online pre-registration without discount closes at midnight on 10/16/18

No personal golf carts or motorized conveyances are permitted at any Goodguys event. Exceptions will be made for disabled participants with single-person conveyances only. 

For the safety and comfort of all of our customers, smoking of any type, weapons of any type, pets (with the exception of service animals), cans, glass bottles, bicycles, scooters, skateboards and roller/inline skates are not permitted within the gates of a Goodguys event.

No BBQ's allowed at this event

Last modified on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 17:32


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