Sunny Skies Forecast To Welcome NASCAR Fans To Auto Club Speedway

GrandstandBeauty

San Bernardino County, Calif. (February 20, 2009) – NASCAR fans from all 50 states are set to enjoy weekend festivities at Auto Club Speedway as sunny skies are forecast for fans ready to kick off two days of NASCAR premier racing. 

Saturday’s schedule has Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 51 Miccosukee Resort/Tundra Toyota, on the pole for the San Bernardino County 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race scheduled to begin at Noon (local time).  Prior to the race, NASCAR Nationwide Series qualifying for the Stater Bros. 300 is set to get underway at 9:30 a.m. with the race scheduled to run at 4:45 p.m. that same day. Kids 12 and under are free all day Saturday with a paid adult..

On Sunday, the culmination of weekend activities is the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the Auto Club 500, set to go green at 3 p.m. with Brian Vickers (No. 83 Red Bull Toyota) on the pole.

“It’s great to see fans from all 50 states coming to Southern California to enjoy NASCAR racing at its best,” said Speedway President Gillian Zucker.  “Auto Club Speedway and the greatest fans in sports continue to provide enormous economic impact to the region.”

Saturday, Feb. 21
7:00 a.m. - Parking Lots Open to Public
9:00 a.m. - Opportunity, California FanZone Gates Open to Public *
10:00 a.m. - Pam Lyn King Performance (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage)
10:30 a.m. - Carl Edwards Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony at Gate 12
11:30 a.m. - San Bernardino County 200 Driver Introductions
12:00 p.m. - San Bernardino County 200 NCWTS Race
2:00 p.m. - Ronny North Performance (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage)
2:15 p.m. - Auto Club 500 Final Practice
2:00 p.m. - Ronny North Performance (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage)
2:15 p.m. - Auto Club 500 Final Practice
3:15 p.m. - Honey Honey Performance (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage)
4:15 p.m. - Stater Bros. 300 Driver Introductions
4:45 p.m. - Stater Bros. 300 NNS Race
After the race – Rock N” Racing Concert Featuring Rev Theory

Sunday, Feb. 22
6:00 a.m. - Parking Lots Open to Public
10:00 a.m. - Opportunity, California FanZone Gates Open to Public *
10:00 a.m. - Monte Negro Performance (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage)
10:40 a.m. - Kids Club Story Time w/ Clint Bowyer (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage)
11:00 a.m. - Band From TV Performance (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage
11:45 a.m. - Metal Mulisha Extreme Stunt Show (west of stage)
12:00 p.m. - Rev Theory Performance (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage)
12:30 p.m. - Metal Mulisha Extreme Stunt Show (west of stage)
1:00 p.m. - Gavin Rossdale Performance (Opportunity, CA FanZone stage)
1:40 p.m. - Metal Mulisha Extreme Stunt Show (west of stage)
2:30 p.m. - Auto Club 500 Driver Introductions
3:00 p.m. - Auto Club 500 NSCS Race

Advertisement

Use Of This Site Signifies That You Agree To The Terms Of Use       © 2014 Auto Club Speedway

FacebookTwitterLinkedInDiggDeliciousNewsvineRedditStumbleTechnorati

ISC Track Sites