Goodguys Southeastern Nationals

Lowe's Motor Speedway
Oct. 27-29

What: The Goodguys Southeastern Nationals Oct. 27-29 at Lowe's Motor Speedway will feature more than 3,000 pre-1972 hot rods, street rods, customs, classics, muscle cars and trucks. Radical vehicles from more than three dozen states will be on display.

The event-the fastest growing show on the Goodguys calendar-also includes a manufacturer's midway, swap meet, car corral area with vehicles for sale, model car and pedal car show and a chance to ride around the famous 1.5-mile Lowe's Motor Speedway oval at 130-plus miles per hour in the passenger seat of a NASCAR NEXTEL Cup race car.

Saturday night features the popular Cruise Under the Lights, where hundreds of hot rods and customs take to the 1.5-mile superspeedway for several laps.

When: The 13th annual Goodguys Southeastern Nationals runs 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday.

Tickets: Tickets can only be purchased at the gate on event days. Adult tickets are $15 per day with seniors, ages 60 and over, admitted for $12. Tickets for children ages 7 to 12 are only $6 while children 6 and under are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. Parking for the event is $5.

Details: Information about the Goodguys Southeastern Nationals may be obtained by calling the Lowe's Motor Speedway events department at (704) 455-3205 or online at or

Location: Lowe's Motor Speedway is located in Concord, N.C., 12 miles north of downtown Charlotte on Highway 29. Take Exit 49 off I-85.