The 2017 Summer Event was Nitro Type's fifth annual summer event. The event was first announced on May 28, 2017, started on June 15, 2017, and ended on August 12, 2017.
"Although we don't have a start date yet, we will be having a full summer event this year! Earn achievements, 50% more cash and experience, exclusive event titles and cars! We'll put up a post when the start date has been set.
-Post by Travis
- 5/28/2017: Travis announces that the summer event will be started soon and leaks an event car. 
- 6/6/2017: Travis states that on the summer event will officially start on 6/14/2017. 
- 6/14/2017: Due to personal problems, Travis says that the summer event will be delayed for a bit.
- 6/15/2017: The summer event officially starts. 
- 8/12/2017: Corndog ends the event and states that they forgot to release the final summer car.
|Strykist 1300||Strykist 1300|
|Range Runner||Range Runner|
|Strykist 1300 XT-LR||Strykist 1300 XT-LR|
- "Summer Rider"
- "Easy Rider"
- "Track Day Rider"
- "Faster 'n You"
- "Two Tired"
- "Weekend Racer"
Note: An achievement with a * beside it means that it is a secret achievement.
|Name||How to Earn It||Rewards||Achievement Points|
|Bring on the Sunshine!||Purchase the Summer Classic||"Summer Rider"||+10|
|Born to Be Wild||25 races||$10,000||+10|
|Nitro Burnouts||50 races||$50,000||+15|
|Easy Rider||100 races||"Easy Rider"||+20|
|Track Day Rider||101 races||"Track Day Rider"||+25|
|Cafe Racer||250 races||$250,000||+40|
|Strykist 1300||400 races||Strykist 1300||+45|
|Dual Sport||500 races||$350,000||+50|
|Faster 'n You||600 races||"Faster 'n You"||+55|
|Range Runner||800 races||Range Runner||+65|
|Race Day, Best Day||10 races in a session||$10,000||+10|
|Nitro Type, Best Type||50 races in a session||"Two Tired"||+20|
|Ride to Live||100 races in a session||$75,000||+25|
|Live to Ride||200 races in a session||$250,000||+35|
|Hoonigan||250 races in a session||"Hoonigan"||+40|
|Yachta Yachta||300 races in a session||B.O.A.T.||+45|
|Summer Session Boss*||350 races in a session||$2,000,000||+60|
|Summer Session Master*||450 races in a session||$3,000,000||+70|
|Getting Warm||Use 20 nitros||$40,000||+10|
|Getting Toasty||Use 50 nitros||$100,000||+20|
|Heat Wave||Use 200 nitros||$400,000||+30|
|Strykist 1300 XT-LR||Use 500 nitros||Strykist 1300 XT-LR||+50|
|Weekend Racer||Use 1,000 nitros||"Weekend Racer"||+100|
- This is the second event in which event cars have been leaked before the event.
- This is the first Summer Event to not include any updates.
- This was the last summer event to be the first event of the year.