22,000 Horsepower Will Rumble Through Downtown as theSpeedway Announces its Fall Season of Speed
Parade of Power in Charlotte
Wednesday, Aug. 11; Noon at the EpiCentre
What: Race vehicles representing every major series that will compete this fall at Charlotte Motor Speedway, zMAX Dragway and The Dirt Track at Charlotte will parade 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 will include 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, an NHRA Pro Stock, a Toyota Camry pace car and more.
The parade will conclude with a press conference detailing the speedway’s Fall Season of Speed and special announcements in the EpiCentre Centre Court. All race vehicles will be on display for photo opportunities.
Who: Marcus Smith, president and general manager of Charlotte Motor Speedway
When: Wednesday, Aug. 11 at Noon
Where: Parade will start at Church Street and travel east on West Third Street, then north on College Street, ending at the EpiCentre. The press conference will be held in the EpiCentre Centre Court.