NASCAR Hauler Parade to Roll Through the Inland Empire
Hauler Parade festivities include NASCAR Driver Jamie McMurray appearance at Bass Pro Shops
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, Calif. (March 9, 2012) - Everyone loves a parade – especially a NASCAR Hauler parade.
To help get the Auto Club 400 Weekend underway, March 23-25, the spectacle of a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Hauler Parade will make its way to Auto Club Speedway from Citizens Business Bank Arena (4000 E. Ontario Center Parkway, Ontario) through Ontario, Rancho Cucamonga and Fontana, beginning at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 22.
Along the parade route, NASCAR driver Jamie McMurray (No. 1 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet) will make an appearance at the NASCAR Hauler Festival at Bass Pro Shops (7777 Victoria Gardens Ln, Rancho Cucamonga) from 6-7p.m.
Stretching nearly an entire mile from the first hauler to the last, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Hauler Parade will make its way to Auto Club Speedway around 7 p.m. The convoy will travel:
From Citizens Business Bank Arena:
• East on Concourse St. to Milliken Ave.
• North on Milliken Ave. to Church St.
• East on Church St. to Day Creek Blvd.
• South on Day Creek Blvd. to Victoria Gardens Ln.
• East on Victoria Gardens Ln. to Baseline Rd.
• East on Baseline Rd. to Cherry Ave.
• South on Cherry Ave. to Auto Club Speedway
Fans are expected to greet the haulers along the 11-mile parade route, until the haulers make their final approach to Auto Club Speedway. View the parade route at http://www.autoclubspeedway.com/HaulerParade
Prime viewing spots along the parade route include:
• Citizens Business Bank Arena, 4000 E. Ontario Center Parkway, Ontario
Haulers will be staged by 5 p.m. for fans to take photos and to talk with available Hauler Drivers
• Bass Pro Shops, 7777 Victoria Gardens Ln, Rancho Cucamonga
Race fans that sign up or show their Bass Pro Shops Rewards card will receive a complimentary trucker Bass Pro Shops hat
• Auto Club Speedway, 9300 Cherry Ave, Fontana
The final destination of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Hauler Parade
For more information about the Hauler Parade and to purchase tickets to the Auto Club 400, call 800-944-RACE (7223), or visit www.autoclubspeedway.com.
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About Auto Club Speedway: 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. In addition to 5-wide racing, free parking, unbelievable menu items and a full weekend of entertainment, live music and fun await fans in the Speedway’s DiscoverIE FanZone. 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 1-800-944-RACE (7223) or visit www.autoclubspeedway.com. For more information on event lodging, visit the Hilton Garden Inn, Fontana, the official hotel partner of Auto Club Speedway.