KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Nov. 14, 2007) – Controversy, first time winners, women drivers and an almost fairy-tale ending made headlines at Kansas Speedway in 2007. For fans that want to be part of the 2008 headlines, ticket packages go on sale Nov. 17.
The 2008 season at Kansas Speedway includes the IndyCar Series in April with Helio Castroneves fresh from his “Dancing with the Stars” competition, Danica Patrick who is still looking for her first win in the series and Dan Wheldon, the 2006 Kansas Lottery Indy 300 winner. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Kansas 400, the third race of the Chase to the NASCAR Sprint Cup, is a part of the ticket package’s September weekend. Local drivers Clint Bowyer and Carl Edwards will both be gunning for their first Cup win at Kansas.
Also included in the ticket package is the O’Reilly Auto Parts 250 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, the Kansas Lottery $150 Grand ARCA Re/Max Series, the kansasspeedway.com 100 IndyPro Series race and the Kansas 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race.
Ticket packages are available by calling 866.460.RACE, logging onto www.kansasspeedway.com or in person at the Kansas Speedway ticket office.
Sprint Fan Walk tickets and pre-race pit passes are also available. Parking is always free at Kansas Speedway.