Lowe¿s Motor Speedway is once again offering those with race fans on their holiday list a stress-free shopping alternative. By making one simple, toll-free call to 1-800-455-FANS, individuals can avoid the stress traditionally associated with holiday shopping by purchasing race tickets for family and friends.

¿Remember, avoid the mall, give us a call,¿ said H.A. ¿Humpy¿ Wheeler, president and general manager of Lowe¿s Motor Speedway. ¿Purchasing race tickets is a quick and simple way to thrill the race fans on your holiday shopping list¿and you never have to leave home!¿

Good seats are available for each of Lowe¿s Motor Speedway¿s May 2004 events. The slate includes: the NASCAR NEXTEL All-Star Challenge¿NASCAR NEXTEL Cup racing¿s annual all-star event¿on Saturday night, May 22; the CARQUEST Auto Parts 300¿one of the premier events on the Busch Series schedule¿on Saturday afternoon, May 29; and NASCAR NEXTEL Cup racing¿s longest event¿the Coca-Cola 600¿on Sunday evening, May 30.

Lowe¿s Motor Speedway¿s May schedule and price range of available adult tickets:

May 21 NASCAR NEXTEL All-Star Challenge Pole Night & Charlotte Tailgate 200 ¿ $20 to $30
NASCAR NEXTEL Cup & NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series
May 22 NASCAR NEXTEL All-Star Challenge ¿ $21 to $88
NASCAR NEXTEL Cup All-Star Race
May 27 CTC Pole Night & Charlotte ARCA 100 ¿ $12 & $15
NASCAR NEXTEL Cup & ARCA RE/MAX Series
May 29 CARQUEST Auto Parts 300 ¿ $17 to $61
NASCAR Busch Series
May 30 Coca-Cola 600 ¿ $25 to $126
NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series

Specially priced children¿s tickets are also available. For information, or to order tickets, call 1-800-455-FANS or visit www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.