We were fortunate to win last year's Nationwide Series race in Las Vegas and will again take full advantage of the hospitality and many amenities offered by LVMS in 2011.
LVMS has erected new trackside signage measuring 23 feet by 64 feet located between turns one and two.
Lowe's is one of the nation's most-recognizable companies, and we are thrilled to have a company of its stature as our partner in this event," said LVMS president Chris Powell said.
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the Lowe's Chevrolet and winner of the past five NASCAR Sprint Cup championships, has won four of the past six events at LVMS.
As our friends at Nationwide say, life comes at you fast," said Chris Powell, LVMS
We are ecstatic to have the legendary Shelby name on our NASCAR Sprint Cup race for a second consecutive year," said LVMS
President Chris Powell said.
LVMS President Chris Powell and Shelby Automobiles founder Carroll Shelby made the announcement today at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas.
Bruton Smith, founder and CEO of LVMS parent company Speedway Motorsports, and Carroll Shelby have been friends for many years.
In terms of its impact on this community, the NASCAR Weekend at LVMS
now ranks near the top with many of the major conventions and trade shows that visit Las Vegas every year," Powell said.
Since that time, record crowds have flocked to LVMS
each year, and just recently, the speedway announced 15,000 seats will be added prior to the 2004 UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400.
For tickets or information, call the LVMS
ticket office at (702) 644-4444 or visit www.
We're excited to have Mopar join us as the sponsor of our World of Outlaws event this November," said Chris Powell, LVMS
executive vice president and general manager.