Science, Technology, Engineering, Math
HIGHLIGHTS WILL INCLUDE • The Sounds of NASCAR • Advancement in Motorsports • USAC .25 Midget Racing • Women in Motorsports INTERACTIVE STATIONS MAY INCLUDE • Hear racing communications between drivers and spotters • From headsets to ear pieces, learn the science behind racing communications • See U.S. Legends cars • Check out the latest NASCAR technology • READY, SET, GO! Test out your reaction times just like the drivers • Build your own race car, then test your skills in a race showdown • Stack the lug nuts, calculate how many lug nuts it takes in a race • Learn about race car tires and the role traction and friction plays at the track OTHER SHOWCASE AREAS WILL INCLUDE • Take a walk to Hydration Station – the Science behind staying hydrated • Stroll through Innovation Station – Check out the latest from NASCAR Research & Development • Put your sunglasses on as you head toward A Bright Future – See how solar is trending at the track • Shift gears and move over to Easy Rider – A look at the hauler • Be careful in The Danger Zone – Live burning car demos and safety in motorsports • Strike a pose! – Take photos with the Charlotte Motor Speedway trophy PLUS • Area colleges will have booths with their engineering, motorsports and STEM teams. • Special appearance by Lug Nut, the official mascot of Charlotte Motor Speedway! REGISTER This event will be from 9:00 am -1:00 pm and registration is required. The price of admission is $20 per student. For more information and to register please visit our website.
Date & Time
May 17, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM