(Joliet, Ill., May 18, 2007) - Chicagoland Speedway has teamed up with its official beer sponsor, Miller Lite, to host another Miller Lite Rock N' Racing Concert during the 2007 NASCAR weekend on Friday, July 13. Country music sensation Montgomery Gentry will be performing the concert at the track's Miller Lite Oasis following the USG FIBEROCK® 100 USAC Silver Crown™ Series race. Large crowds are expected for USG Pole Day and the concert, so guests are encouraged to arrive early.

"Montgomery Gentry and racing are a perfect combination. Those fans are in for a great day at the track," said Dockery Clark, Miller's director of sports and alliance marketing. "Our Miller Lite Rock N' Racing program is about creating memorable experiences for race fans, which this day at Chicagoland Speedway will most certainly do."

The concert is free with the purchase of a USG Pole Day ticket, which provides fans with general admission access to watch practice and qualifying runs for the USAC Silver Crown™ Series and the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series, as well as the USG FIBEROCK® 100 USAC Silver Crown™ Series race. Tickets for USG Pole Day are $15 (children 12 and under are free) and can be purchased by calling 815-727-7223 or by visiting . Tune into US*99.5 FM for more information on USG Pole Day and the Miller Lite Rock N' Racing concert.

"We are very excited to have a great band like Montgomery Gentry be a part of this year's Miller Lite Rock N' Racing Concert," said Matthew Alexander, president of Chicagoland Speedway. "Being able to host another concert in our Miller Lite Oasis provides a unique opportunity for our fans to come and enjoy some great music after an action-packed day, and experience everything our Expo Village has to offer. Montgomery Gentry's brand of music and on-stage energy is sure to add excitement to our USG Pole Day."

Since their debut in 1999, the duo of Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gentry has been a cornerstone of the most important movement in country music since the Outlaws. Their elements consist of straightforward lyrics reflecting the realities of modern life, a show that is completely inclusive of their audience, and a gritty rock edge that has captured the imaginations of their fans. They have joined forces with rockers like Lynyrd Skynyrd and Kid Rock to help rewrite the modern musical landscape.

Country Music Association's 2000 "Duo of the Year," Montgomery Gentry added to their list of stellar accomplishments by becoming Country Music Television's Most Played Duo in 2005. Taking yet another step forward in their music maturation, the band released Some People Change on October 24, 2006.

Chicagoland Speedway and Route 66 Raceway: Chicagoland Speedway and Route 66 Raceway are wholly-owned by International Speedway Corporation ("ISC"), a leading promoter of motorsports activities. ISC owns and/or operates 13 of the nation's major motorsports entertainment facilities, including Daytona International Speedway (home of the Daytona 500), as well as owns or has interest in a number of other motorsports-related businesses.

Miller Brewing Company: As one of America's oldest brewers, Miller Brewing Company continues the commitment of founder Frederick J. Miller to brew "confoundedly good beers" with "uncompromising quality." Through more than 150 years of innovation and brewing excellence, Miller has built a broad portfolio of award-winning beers that capture approximately 18 percent of the U.S. beer market. In the past decade, Miller beers have won 105 medals - more than twice as many as its major competitors - at the biannual World Beer Cup and annual Great American Beer Fest. An unprecedented four-time gold award winner at the World Beer Cup, Miller Lite is the great tasting, less filling beer that has defined th

e American light lager category since 1975.

Miller also brews smooth, golden rich Miller Genuine Draft using a unique cold-filtering process introduced in 1985. The company's oldest brew is Miller High Life, the champagne of beers. Miller imports Peroni Nastro Azzurro, Pilsner Urquell and Foster's, and it offers regional craft brews from the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company and the Blitz-Weinhard Brewing Company. Near-premium beers include Milwaukee's Best Light, Steel Reserve, Olde English 800, Mickey's Malt Liquor, Icehouse and Sharp's, a non-alcohol brew. Miller also offers the Sparks line of caffeinated alcohol beverages. Miller is a wholly owned subsidiary of SABMiller plc, one of the world's leading brewers with a global footprint spread across six continents.


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