Chula Vista Raceway was the scene for the 2013 Sidewinder Nitro Explosion with 170 entries and several pros in attendance. In the Truggy class it was Drew Moller who set the TQ starting first on the grid with Pro-Line team mate Adam Drake starting second. Drake would make an early race pass on Drew and lead the field around for the remainder of the 45 minute final. In the end Drake would take the win with Moller in second and Sean Gaffney in third.
In the Buggy class Drake would set the TQ starting first on the grid with Drew Moller in second. Drake would take advantage of his starting position with Drew Moller in striking distance, Drew would run into some issues giving Drake a 26 second lead on the field. The closest battle on the track was between Sean Gaffney and Jeremy Kortz which came down to the final turn where Gaffney would get by to secure a podium spot in third.
The E-Buggy class would see Drew Moller again taking the TQ and would go on to win A1 and A2 for the overall. Drake would finish a strong second while Brian Sullivan would finish 3rd.
Sportsman Truggy and Buggy would see Pro-Line Team driver Victor Guerrero taking the win with Jose Alvarado finishing second. In Intermediate Buggy it was Eddie Laret taking the win after battling back and forth for 30 minutes.