Legendary Latin Rock Musicians to Perform at Auto Club Speedway’s Auto Club 400
Speedway’s Latino festival area, Viva La Fiesta, provides weekend full of entertainment, food, fun
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, Calif. (March 18, 2011) – Newly formed rock group UNDERCOVER, will perform on the DiscoverIE FanZone Entertainment Stage prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 race on Sunday, March 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m., Auto Club Speedway officials announced today.
UNDERCOVER band members include legendary Latino rock musicians that have been entertaining fans for years.
Lead guitarist, El Vampiro, has been an integral part of Mexico’s most popular rock band MANÁ, where he played thousands of sold out shows all over the world. He most recently played with Jaguares, another one of Mexico’s widely popular rock bands.
Mauricio Claveria, who played drums for the legendary Chilean rock band, LA LEY, showcases his musical passion through his drum skills for UNDERCOVER.
On the bass guitar, Poncho Toledo is best known for playing with Mexican band La Lupita, a group well known for crossing musical boundaries.
Finally, providing the vocals for this powerhouse is Serralde, who began his singing and songwriting career in 2001 with his album titled “No Hay na’ Mejor” where it peaked on Billboard’s Top 10. In 2005, Serralde released his second album, “Serralde”, which topped the charts at #1 in the United States and Puerto Rico.
In addition to the Latin sounds of UNDERCOVER, race fans will be able to enjoy a full weekend of Viva La Fiesta, the Latino festival area located near Gate 14 in the Auto Club Speedway DiscoverIE FanZone. Enjoy great tacos, burritos and salsas from King Taco. Listen to the traditional Mexican melodies of Mariachi Torres de Mexico, a live mariachi band on the Viva La Fiesta stage throughout the weekend. Meet famous on-air radio personality, Don Cheto on Sunday, March 27 between 9 a.m. -11 a.m.
Tickets to the Auto Club 400 on Sunday, March 27 start as low as $35 and AAA members receive Show Your Card & Save discounts, including a special section with half-priced tickets for kids 12 and under. For more information or to purchase tickets call 800-944-RACE (7223), log on to www.autoclubspeedway.com or visit the Auto Club Speedway ticket office.
About Auto Club Speedway
Look for some amazing racing when the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns to Auto Club Speedway for the Auto Club 400 on March 27. After October’s NSCS race, drivers, media and spectators proclaimed that race as possibly the best ever at Auto Club Speedway- five-wide racing at over 200 mph on the NASCAR circuit!
Free parking, unbelievable menu items and a full weekend of entertainment, live music and fun await fans in the Speedway’s DiscoverIE FanZone.
Auto Club 400 tickets start at $35 and AAA members receive Show Your Card & Save discounts, including a special section with half-priced tickets for kids 12 and under. And don’t forget children 12 and under can sign up for the FREE Auto Club Speedway Lefty’s Kids Club membership to receive FREE admission on Friday and Saturday.
For more information or to purchase tickets call 800-944-RACE (7223), log on to www.autoclubspeedway.com or visit the Auto Club Speedway Ticket Office.