NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series, NASCAR Busch Series, ARCA RE/MAX Series and IPOWER DASH Series teams will be testing at Lowe¿s Motor Speedway Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in preparation for the NASCAR NEXTEL All-Star Challenge on May 22, the May 30 Coca-Cola 600 and the other stock car events scheduled this month at the 1.5-mile superspeedway.

Busch Series cars will be on the track Monday and Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with NEXTEL Cup Series teams running from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. both days.

IPOWER DASH Series teams take to the track Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with ARCA RE/MAX Series teams testing from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Fans will be admitted free to the main grandstand throughout the testing sessions. Please enter through Gate 5, located next the ticket office on the second floor of Smith Tower.

NEXTEL Cup Series drivers planning to participate in the testing session include: Mark Martin, Kerry Earnhardt, Dale Jarrett, Kyle Busch, Greg Biffle, Johnny Sauter, Kevin Harvick, Robby Gordon, Tony Stewart, Jeff Green, Terry Labonte and Jimmy Spencer.

Busch Series drivers who have indicated they plan to test at least one day include: Ashton Lewis Jr., Billy Parker, Paul Menard, Kevin Harvick, Ron Hornaday, Tony Stewart, Bobby Hamilton Jr., Gregg Biffle, Kyle Busch, Joe Nemechek, Robert Pressley, Johnny Benson, Mike Bliss, J.J. Yeley and Martin Truex Jr.

Tickets for all May events at Lowe¿s Motor Speedway are still available and can be obtained by calling 1-800-455-FANS.