RALLY, ROCK AND RACE WEEKEND SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED
Joliet, Ill. — February 22, 2013 — Chicagoland Speedway and Route 66 Raceway today announced details for the Rally, Rock and Race weekend, three days of NASCAR action, music, off-road racing and car shows, July 19-21. With three exhilarating forms of motorsports to go along with entertainment for the whole family, Rally, Rock and Race weekend is more than just a day at the races.
Rally, Rock and Race weekend will be headlined by the STP 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race on Sunday, a rare off weekend for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Following the STP 300, the future stars of NASCAR will take to the 1.5-mile oval in the ARCA Racing Series Presented by Menards. The weekend also features two nights of the Traxxas TORC Series, complete with Baja-style off-road racing at Route 66 Raceway’s dirt oval.
Prior to the start of Traxxas TORC Series under the lights at the Route 66 Raceway dirt oval on Friday, July 19, there will be a weekend kickoff party from 5:00-7:00 p.m. for fans to enjoy.
Before another thrilling evening of Baja-style racing at the dirt oval, fans can view the STP 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series practice with the purchase of an STP 300 Sunday race ticket. The Trackside Party, an exclusive event for season ticketholders, will be held in Champions Park at 4:00 p.m. and will feature live music, driver appearances, giveaways, contests, the chance to watch NASCAR Nationwide Series practice, food and beverage and more!
On Sunday, in addition to the STP 300, Chicagoland Speedway will also host a car show in Champions Park from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Tickets for the 2013 NASCAR race weekends, kicking off with Rally, Rock and Race weekend, are now on-sale. For more information on the ’13 race season at Chicagoland Speedway or to purchase tickets, call 888-629-RACE (7223) or visit our tickets page.
Tickets for the 2013 events at Route 66 Raceway and the Dirt Oval, including NHRA and the Traxxas TORC Series, are currently on-sale and available by visiting www.Route66Raceway.com or by calling (888) 629-RACE.
The complete 2013 NASCAR schedule of events at Chicagoland Speedway is as follows:
July 19-20 Traxxas TORC Series at the Route 66 Raceway Dirt Oval
July 21 STP 300 (NASCAR Nationwide Series)
ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards
Sept. 13 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
Sept. 14 Dollar General 300 Powered by Coca-Cola (NASCAR Nationwide Series)
Sept. 15 GEICO 400 (NASCAR Sprint Cup Series)
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