To ring in the new year, Charlotte Motor Speedway is offering fans the chance to reserve any seat at "The Greatest Place to See the Race" for just $20.11 by calling the ticket office at 1-800-455-FANS (3267).

After reserving tickets for just a $20.11 down payment, fans can develop a customized, interest-free payment plan and reserve their favorite seats to one of the speedway's premier NASCAR, NHRA and World of Outlaws Series events.

"More than one million fans will visit us in 2011 to see the world's greatest drivers compete and to create memories that will last a lifetime,” said Marcus Smith, president and general manager of Charlotte Motor Speedway. "Plus, we'll debut the world's largest high-definition television screen to revolutionize the fan experience for a live sporting event.

"The $20.11 payment plan is the most convenient and affordable way for fans to reserve the best seats for this spectacular year of entertainment at Charlotte Motor Speedway."

In addition to individual race ticket orders, the $20.11 down payment plan can also apply to the purchase of season ticket or multi-event packages for the NASCAR Sprint Cup weekends at Charlotte Motor Speedway, NHRA events at zMAX Dragway and World of Outlaw races at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.

For NASCAR fans the best value in racing is the Victory Lane Club Season Ticket. In addition to reserved seats to all three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races in May and October at the speedway, members will receive $1,500 in added value including a 15 percent discount on tickets, VIP parking, trial membership to The Speedway Club, free tickets to other select speedway events and invitations to members-only functions.

Drag racing fans can witness the two NHRA national events at the Bellagio of drag strips with the zMAX Dragway Season Ticket. The package includes 10 percent savings on four-day reserved tickets to both the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals in April and the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals in September, VIP parking, a personalized photo identification hard card and other great values.

To see "The Greatest Show on Dirt" at one of the world's premier dirt track facilities, fans can purchase a 2011 sprint car or late model ticket package for The Dirt Track at Charlotte. The Sprint Car Double Down Ticket Package includes tickets to the May Sprint Car Showdown and November's World Finals, while the Late Model Double Down Ticket Package includes the October Late Model Showdown and World Finals.
Both packages not only come with a five percent discount on ticket prices, but also include VIP parking for both events, a free ticket to Saturday of the spring AutoFair, a free ticket to a Summer Shootout event, plus a free pit pass for the World Finals.

In addition to individual event tickets and season ticket packages, other special ticket promotions are available. For more information on ticket promotions and ticket pricing visit

To reserve seats for any of these events for only $20.11, fans must call the speedway ticket office at 1-800-455-FANS (3267) and speak directly to a Charlotte Motor Speedway ticket agent to develop a customized,
interest-free payment plan.