Auto Club Speedway Brings Daytona 500 Champion To Southern California
WHO Daytona 500 Champion Matt Kenseth, driver of the No. 17 DEWALT Ford
Gillian Zucker, Auto Club Speedway President
WHAT Auto Club Speedway brings Matt Kenseth, winner of the Daytona 500, to Southern California for the annual Auto Club Speedway Day in L.A. He’ll talk with media and local fans about his win at the Daytona 500 and racing at the upcoming Auto Club 500 -- the West Coast Premiere of NASCAR on Sunday, February 22, 2009 at Auto Club Speedway in San Bernardino County, Calif.
Auto Club Speedway Day in L.A. is a free event open to the public, complete with autograph and Q&A session with Daytona 500 Champion Matt Kenseth. Fans are encouraged to arrive early.
WHEN Auto Club Speedway Day in L.A.
Thursday, February 19, 2009
11 a.m. PDT
WHERE Auto Club Speedway/NASCAR
L.A. Office Courtyard
Century Plaza Towers at Century Park
2049 Century Park East
Los Angeles, CA 90067
About Auto Club Speedway
Don’t miss out on the West Coast Premiere of NASCAR, the Auto Club 500 on February 22, 2009. See the biggest stars of NASCAR including Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kyle Busch, Jeff Gordon, and Juan Pablo Montoya as they reach speeds of more than 200 miles per hour. NASCAR racing is a full day of excitement and entertainment that includes sponsor displays, live musical entertainment, great food and fun for the whole family. Enjoy the Speedway’s fan amenities, including new escalators, shade structures and misting zones, souvenir shopping and Apex by Wolfgang Puck. To purchase tickets for the Auto Club 500 weekend call 800-944-RACE (7223), or visit www.autoclubspeedway.com for more information.
Auto Club Speedway Day in L.A.
Third District Los Angles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky presented Auto Club Speedway president Gillian Zucker with a proclamation making February 19, Auto Club Speedway Day in LA. Reading from the document, Supervisor Yaroslavsky announced "Auto Speedway Day in LA is a great way for fans to show their support of the sport they love."