Parade of Power Draws A Crowd As Speedway Unveils Fall Season of Speed
Hundreds of fans filled the EpiCentre Center Court yesterday and lined uptown streets as Charlotte Motor Speedway unveiled its Fall Season of Speed with a 22,000 horsepower Parade of Power. Check out all the great photos here.
Race vehicles representing every major series that will compete this fall at Charlotte Motor Speedway, zMAX Dragway and The Dirt Track at Charlotte paraded east on West Third Street, then north to College Street to roll-out the speedway's Fall Season of Speed. Led by Lug Nut, the world's fastest mascot, in his Legend Car, the parade included a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stock car, a NASCAR Nationwide Series stock car, a NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified tour car, a World of Outlaws sprint car, a World of Outlaws late model, a Monster Truck, an NHRA Top Fuel dragster, a Toyota Camry pace car and more.
The parade concluded with a press conference in the EpiCentre Center Court, detailing the speedway's Fall Season of Speed and Oktoberfast ticket promotion.
With children's tickets for many Charlotte Motor Speedway events priced at just $10, entertaining the entire family at a major sports event has never been more affordable. Great ticket packages are available for all events, like the Bank of America 500 Week Super Ticket. For just $99, fans can get a ticket to the World of Outlaws Late Model Showdown at The Dirt Track on Oct. 13, Bojangles' Pole Night on Oct. 14, the NASCAR Nationwide Series Dollar General 300 on Oct. 15, and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bank of America 500 Saturday night, Oct. 15.
Tickets to all events in Charlotte Motor Speedway's Fall Season of Speed can be obtained by calling the ticket office at 1-800-455-FANS (3267) or online at www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.
The complete 2010 Fall Season of Speed schedule follows.
Aug. 14 Circle K Back-to-School Monster Truck Bash - The Dirt Track at Charlotte
Aug. 26-29 Food Lion AutoFair - Charlotte Motor Speedway
Sept. 7 Test and Tune - zMAX Dragway
Sept. 16-19 O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals - zMAX Dragway
Oct. 12 NASCAR Night - zMAX Dragway
Oct. 13 World of Outlaws Late Model Showdown - The Dirt Track at Charlotte
Oct. 14 Bojangles' Pole Night - Charlotte Motor Speedway
Oct. 14 UNOH Southern Slam 150 - Charlotte Motor Speedway
Oct. 15 Dollar General 300 - Charlotte Motor Speedway
Oct. 16 Bank of America 500 - Charlotte Motor Speedway
Oct. 29 - 31 Goodguys Southeastern National - Charlotte Motor Speedway
Nov. 4-6 World of Outlaws World Finals - The Dirt Track at Charlotte
Nov. 26 Souvenir & Race Ticket Blow-Out - Charlotte Motor Speedway