General Information

This is a race in which you will begin from a standing start and go either 1/2 or 1 mile.  We will try to give all entrants 4 or 5 runs, time & weather permitting.

Speed certificates will be offered this year at check-in to all racers.

Entry fee is:  $200 per entry, $20 per navigator (optional).  You must have some verifiable experience to enter this event.

The race will take place between I-80 Utica Exit #366 and Cordova, NE.

Make checks out to Big Blue Mile Shootout, LLC and return with registration packet to:

Big Blue Mile Shootout
c/o Todd Grantski
P.O. Box 307
Utica, NE 68456

OR     You may register online and an invoice will be sent to you (via email) after January 1, 2018 for you to pay online.

The event is open to the first 60 car entries and the first 20 motorcycle entries received,  If you choose to mail in your entry,  please send payment with entry.  Please review the qualifications for you and your car here: 2017 RULES

The Big Blue Mile Shootout is proud to be able to work in conjunction with Motorsports Park Hastings MPH to help those who would like to attend racing events or simply want to drive their car the way it was built to be driven.  If you would like to participate in The Big Blue Mile Shootout and do not have any experience, you can go to the site below to register for a class that will help you to better understand and drive your car.


Download 2018 registration packet by clicking the link below, then print and complete forms and mail them with your payment to the address above.



Please include a BIO about yourself and your experience.  This will be listed in our souvenir booklet.  You may email this if you like to:


Racers and Guests from the East:

I have reserved a block of rooms at the following locations under the name of “Big Blue Mile Shootout” as follows:

June 1  or  June 2, 2018  or both.

You can choose from any of the rooms in the block:  2 Queens, 1 King, etc.  They are available on a first come first serve basis at the rate of $74.99 per night.  They will be released from the block on May 1, 2018 so book yours today.

Cobblestone Hotel and Suites   @  $

2575 Progressive Ave, Seward, NE 68434

Racers and Guests from the West:

Best Western Plus York Hotel & Conference Center  @  $94.99 per night

Address4619 S Lincoln Ave, York, NE 68467
Rooms reserved under Big Blue Mile until May 1, 2018