Sneak Peek Raises Over $11,000 For The NASCAR Foundation
Thousands of NASCAR fans got a first-hand look at the new NASCAR Sprint Cup car during Preseason Thunder testing at Auto Club Speedway last Thursday and Friday.
Forty-nine Sprint Cup teams arrived at the
Admission to the grandstands was free while the infield terrace areas were made available to fans that had purchased their Auto Club 500 seats or made a $5 donation to the NASCAR Foundation. Those contributions totaled over $11,000 raised for the foundation.
“It was a great treat for our fans to get a sneak preview of the Car of Tomorrow and see their favorite NASCAR drivers here at Auto Club Speedway over the two days,” said Auto Club Speedway President Gillian Zucker.
NASCAR will return to Auto Club Speedway for the Auto Club 500 Weekend over February 22-24, 2008. As part of the weekend’s festivities, the