DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 25, 2001) - The Homestead-Miami Speedway announced that tickets to the Nextel 250 are now available online. The Nextel 250, the second race of the Grand-Am season, will join the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series for a full weekend of racing in south Florida, March 2-4.
Tickets for daily events and weekend passes can now be ordered at the Speedway's official web site, www.homesteadmiamispeedway.com.
Ticket prices for the weekend are 'family friendly,' starting at only $10 for general admission to the Nextel 250 qualifying, Friday, March 2. Tickets to Saturday's Nextel 250 are available for $15, and will also include admission to Saturday morning's Craftsman Truck Series practice.
A Weekend Paddock pass can also be purchased online for $25, allowing fans to view cars and trucks close up and meet drivers and crewmen throughout the weekend. Children under the age of 12 will be admitted free, including access to the paddock area, when accompanied by a paying adult.
The Nextel 250 is a 250-mile endurance race of all five of Grand-Am's sports car classes, featuring the premier SportsRacing Prototypes. Tickets can be purchased online at www.homesteadmiamispeedway.com or via phone by calling 305-230-RACE.