"Little Trees" 300 Fast Facts
Date: Friday, Oct. 10, 2003
Time: 7:30 p.m. (EDT)
Location: Lowe¿s Motor Speedway, Concord, N.C.
1.5-mile quad-oval with 24-degree banking in turns
Sanctioning Body: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR); Daytona Beach, Fla.
Series: NASCAR Busch Series
Length: 200 laps, 300 miles
Purse: $1,059,328 (Event Record)
2002 Winner: Jeff Burton (2 hours, 6 minutes and 22 seconds; 142.443 mph)
2002 Pole Sitter: Michael Waltrip (29.943 seconds; 180.343 mph)
Busch Series Track Record: Kevin Harvick
(05/23/03; 29.277 seconds; 184.445 mph)
Qualifying: The better of two laps will determine a driver¿s official qualifying speed for the ¿Little Trees¿ 300. The 36 fastest cars will earn starting positions 1-36. Positions 37-43 will be determined by NASCAR Busch Series provisional starting procedures. Qualifying is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 10, at 4:30 p.m. (EDT).
Television/Radio: Cable channel TNT will televise the race on a tape-delayed basis. The program is scheduled to air Saturday, Oct. 11, at 12:00 p.m. (EDT). Performance Racing Network (PRN) will broadcast the ¿Little Trees¿ 300 live to its affiliate radio stations beginning at 7:30 p.m. (EDT).
Ticket Info: Tickets for the ¿Little Trees¿ 300 NASCAR Busch Series race start at just $17 and can be obtained by calling 1-800-455-FANS or online at www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.