KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Sept. 18, 2007) – Fans attending the Yellow Transportation 300 and LifeLock 400 at Kansas Speedway on Sept. 29 and 30 can expect a slightly different traffic pattern from last October.
Michigan Drive will be open post race for exiting traffic; however, buses and RV’s will not be allowed to exit from Michigan.
Fans exiting the track onto 118th Street prior to State Avenue will be directed south on Speedway Blvd. towards I-70.
Additional traffic lanes will be opened on State Ave. east of 110th St. to expedite exiting traffic.
There will be one lane of traffic just prior to 118th Street and State Avenue (Hwy 24-40) and continues to K-7 and State Avenue due to construction. Delays are expected in this area both entering and exiting the track.
Fans exiting onto State Avenue from Nazareth east will be directed east to I-435.
Kansas Speedway season tickets are on sale now and include the LifeLock 400 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series race (Sept. 30), the Yellow Transportation 300 NASCAR Busch Series race (Sept. 29), the O’Reilly Auto Parts 250 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series race (April 26, 2008) and the Kansas Lottery Indy 300 IndyCar Series race (April 27, 2008). Sprint Fan Walk tickets for Friday, Sept. 28 are still available. Pit Stop Pub tickets for the entire weekend are available. To purchase tickets, call 866.460.RACE or log onto www.kansasspeedway.com.
Parking is always free at Kansas Speedway and fans are allowed to bring one 6x6x12-inch soft-sided cooler with their favorite food and beverages.
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