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Green Flag Drops on 2008 Ticket
Sales at Rockingham Speedway
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Charles Hudson
ROCKINGHAM, N.C. (Nov. 20, 2007) – Race fans that have missed the sounds of engines at “The Rock” will not have to wait any longer with racing to resume in 2008 after a four year absence. Rockingham Speedway will host the ARCA RE/MAX Series on May 4th with the inaugural Carolina 500 for the ARCA Series and will also host the season-ending Hooter’s Pro Cup event on November 1st.
Gene McLaurin, Mayor of Rockingham, NC was the first in line to purchase tickets. “I am proud to be the first purchaser to the inaugural race at Rockingham Speedway,” said Mayor McLaurin. “Andy Hillenburg and staff are off to a great start and I hope race fans will join me as we get ready to return to The Rock.”
Tickets for both events are now on sale to the public, just in time for the Holidays. The Carolina 500 ticket prices are $35 for all seats in the Front Stretch Rockingham Grandstands and $30 for all seats in the Turns 1 and 2 Grandstands. Infield General Admission is $20 per person for the 312-lap event on Sunday.
Saturday May 3rd will feature two qualifying sessions to determine the race field for the 50-car starting grid. Saturday tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 12 and under as well as free admission for service men and women in uniform in each grandstand and for the infield General Admission. Practice on Friday May 2nd will be open free to the public.
Ticket prices for the American 200, the first race for the Hooter’s Pro Cup Series at the Rockingham Speedway are $25 for reserved seats located in the Turns 1 and 2 Grandstands, $28 for reserved seats in the Rockingham Grandstands and $20 for infield General Admission.
Practice and qualifying for the 200-lap Hooter’s Pro Cup event will be held on Friday October 31st. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 12 and under and free for kids dressed in costume as well as service men and women in uniform.
Fans can also purchase Combo Tickets for both events at a price of $58 for reserved seats in the Rockingham Front stretch and $50 for reserved seats in the Turns 1 and 2 Grandstands.
Rockingham Speedway will also offer special sections reserved for families in both grandstands that are free of smoke and alcohol.
To order tickets, please call Rockingham Speedway at (910) 205-8800 or by going to the speedway’s website at www.rockinghamracewaypark.com.