NASCAR Star Bubba Wallace to Showcase the NASCAR Racing Experience on His No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for Richard Petty Motorsports at the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway
Legends Appointed as Exclusive Corporate Sales and Events Partner for NASCAR Racing Experience at Texas Motor Speedway
- FORT WORTH (November 3, 2018) – Motorsports’ leading fan driving experience partners – Driving 101, which operates NASCAR Racing Experience, Richard Petty Driving Experience and Mario Andretti Racing Experience – announced today they will open a permanent location at Texas Motor Speedway. Through the partnership, they will offer racing dates year-round to race fans, thrill seekers and corporate executives.
“We are excited to join forces with Texas Motor Speedway to bring an incredible racing experience to race fans in real NASCAR race cars,” said Robert Lutz, CEO of Driving 101, which operates NASCAR Racing Experience, Mario Andretti Racing Experience and Richard Petty Driving Experience. “With permanent homes now at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway and now Texas Motor Speedway, race fans, thrill seekers and corporate guests can race year-round at destinations around the country.”
To promote the partnership with Texas Motor Speedway, NASCAR Racing Experience will sponsor the No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 of Bubba Wallace at the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. It is the second time that NASCAR Racing Experience has sponsored his car. The legendary Petty blue race car will don the NASCAR Racing Experience stripes on the hood, rear deck lid and fenders for the race.
“Bubba Wallace has become one of the fan favorites in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series,” said Lutz. “By partnering with the team to share the NASCAR Racing Experience story during the Texas race, we can educate fans about the opportunity to race real NASCAR race cars at Texas Motor Speedway – just like Bubba.”
As part of the expansion to Texas Motor Speedway, NASCAR Racing Experience has engaged Legends exclusively as the onsite corporate sales agent for the property.
“Legends is excited to partner with the NASCAR Racing Experience to help create more awareness around what is a truly unique experience. We believe there is a big opportunity for growth here in the Texas market,” said Chad Estis, Executive Vice President, Legends.
The expansion to Texas Motor Speedway with a full-time operation will offer year-round experiences at 7 locations.. In addition, the NASCAR Racing Experience runs at 16 nationwide speedways as well as 13 nationwide speedways for Mario Andretti Racing Experience.
About NASCAR Racing Experience: NASCAR Racing Experience is the leading experiential racing company in North America, offering the most realistic racing programs available to motorsports fans nationwide. There’s no lead car to follow and drivers race without an instructor alongside. The drivers compete in real NASCAR race cars driven by NASCAR drivers including Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Tony Stewart and Michael Waltrip, among others.
Reservations can be made at www.NASCARRacingExperience.com Gift Cards are available for any amount and never expire. The customer service department is available seven days a week. NASCAR Racing Experience programs are conducted at 16 racetracks across the United States and Mario Andretti Racing Experience is held at 13 racetrack, and both offer a vast array of corporate outings and motorsports themed events. For more information call 704-886-2400 or visit www.NASCARRacingExperience.com
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