Date: Thursday, Oct. 9, 2003

Time: 7:00 p.m. (EDT)

Location: Lowe¿s Motor Speedway, Concord, N.C.
1.5-mile quad-oval with 24-degree banking in the turns

Sanctioning Body: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR)
Daytona Beach, Fla.

Series: NASCAR Winston Cup Series

Companion Event: EasyCare Vehicle Service Contracts 150
ARCA RE/MAX Series (Season Finale)

Distance: The better of two laps will determine a driver¿s official qualifying speed for the Oct. 11 UAW-GM Quality 500.

Purse: $38,500; Pole winner¿s share: $23,500

2002 Pole Sitter: Tony Stewart (Qualifying rained out. Lineup set by NASCAR rule book.)

Event Record: Ward Burton (29.070 seconds, 185.759 mph; Oct. 5, 1994)

Television/Radio: SPEED Channel will provide live coverage of NASCAR Winston Cup qualifying during Bojangles¿ Pole Night. The two-hour telecast begins at 7:00 p.m. (EDT). The Performance Racing Network (PRN) will provide live coverage to its affiliate radio stations beginning at 6:45.

Ticket Info: Tickets for Bojangles¿ Pole Night, which also includes the EasyCare Vehicle Service Contracts 150 ARCA RE/MAX Series season finale, are $12 in advance and will be $20 the day of the event. Call 1-800-455-FANS or visit www.charlottemotorspeedway.com to purchase tickets or obtain additional information.