zMAX Dragway officials announced The Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack (NYSE: "PBY"), the nation's leading automotive aftermarket service and retail chain, will be the title sponsor when the NHRA's best return to the Bellagio of drag strips to kick off the six-race playoffs, Sept. 12-14, at the Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals.
"Exotic cars" are among the rarest and fastest automobiles ever made, and an extensive collection of these low-flying road rockets from around the world will thrill performance fans during the Sept. 18-21 AutoFair at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
The need for speed may be at the heart of race fans but the American Red Cross is asking for those to respond to the need to bleed by donating blood at the fourth annual 'Laps for Life' blood drive at Charlotte Motor Speedway from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11.
When Morgan Lucas returns to zMAX Dragway for the NHRA Carolina Nationals Sept. 12-14, he'll fondly remember winning the event last year. And while he hopes to take home another Wally, the now part-time racer said his approach to this year's event will be much different.