Chicagoland Speedway Announces 2014 NASCAR Schedule
The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and July Night Racing Return to Chicagoland Speedway
Joliet, Ill. – Oct. 14, 2013 – Chicagoland Speedway today announced the return of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup for a fourth consecutive year, Sept. 12-14, with a triple-header weekend of action. The Speedway will also welcome back Saturday night racing with the NASCAR Nationwide Series on Saturday, July 19.
Additional details, including on-sale dates and season ticket holder renewal information, will be made public as information becomes available.
“We are honored and privileged to once again host the first race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. It’s been very gratifying to see how Chase Week has grown into a must attend industry event, now encompassing a week long lineup of event programming for our fans and partners to enjoy.” said Scott Paddock, president of Chicagoland Speedway. “It is also with great excitement that we welcome the return of July night racing, a tradition celebrated and embraced by our fans. With night races across each of our event weekends in 2014, we truly believe this schedule offers our fans a very special event experience.”
The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup weekend at Chicagoland Speedway, Sept. 12-14, will begin with the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series under the lights on Friday night. On Saturday, Sept. 13, the NASCAR Nationwide Series will hit the track as the precursor to Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series showdown, the first race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.
July’s NASCAR weekend features a rare-off weekend for the Sprint Cup Series, with the Nationwide Series taking center stage in the world of motorsports at Chicagoland Speedway.
The complete 2014 NASCAR schedule at Chicagoland Speedway is as follows:
Saturday, July 19 NASCAR Nationwide Series
Friday, Sept. 12 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
Saturday, Sept. 13 NASCAR Nationwide Series
Sunday, Sept. 14 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Additional details around the two summer weekends of NASCAR racing at Chicagoland Speedway in 2014 will be announced in the coming weeks and months. For the latest event details and information stay connected on Twitter and Facebook and on our website.