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FREE EVENT: Speedway inviting Fans on Dec. 9 to NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Test

Dec 04, 2013 04:11PM ● By Jason Huddle
Concord - Fans are invited to watch NASCAR Sprint Cup Series testing free of charge on Monday, Dec. 9 at Charlotte Motor Speedway from The Speedway Club’s enclosed Clubhouse seating. The open test will help define rules packages for the 2014 season and more than 20 teams are expected to participate.

Testing will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday. Speedway Club Clubhouse seating will open at 9 a.m. for the public to enjoy the test session. Fans should park at the main entrance to the speedway, enter through the main ticket office on the second floor of Smith Tower and take the elevator to Clubhouse seating on the fifth floor. Refreshments will be available for purchase in the Clubhouse seating area.

Fans are invited to take advantage of The Speedway Club Lounge area to purchase lunch or dinner from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., or to make lunch or dinner reservations in The Speedway Club dining room by calling 704-455-3216.

After testing concludes, fans are encouraged to enjoy Speedway Christmas, the region's largest holiday light show. The 3.1-mile course allows families to experience more than 3 million lights and 800 holiday displays. The show is open from 6 to 10 p.m. and admission is only $15 per car on Monday through Wednesday when the infield Christmas Village is closed, and $20 per car Thursday through Sunday when the Christmas Village is open.

The Charlotte Motor Speedway ticket office will also be open with special holiday deals available. Fans who purchase $200 in gift cards, tickets, camping or pit passes will receive a $50 gift card free. Other ticket deals include: buy four frontstretch tickets to a NASCAR Sprint Cup event and receive four free pole night tickets, buy one pit pass and get the second at half price, buy four Saturday or Sunday NHRA tickets and get two Friday tickets free, and buy four Coca-Cola 600 or Bank of America 500 tickets in Club seating and keep the FanVision device.

Ticket information for all Charlotte Motor Speedway events can be obtained by calling 1-800-455-FANS (3267) or online at

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