BUSCH: Homestead-Miami names Grand Marshalls for event

Members Of Kiss Named Grand Marshalls For Miami 300 Rock Legends Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley to Appear at Homestead-Miami Speedway MIAMI, FL (October 26, 2001) -Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of the famed rock group KISS have been named Grand...

Members Of Kiss Named Grand Marshalls For Miami 300
Rock Legends Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley to Appear at Homestead-Miami Speedway

MIAMI, FL (October 26, 2001) -Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of the famed rock group KISS have been named Grand Marshalls for the NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Miami 300 on November 10 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. The Miami 300 is the Saturday race of the NASCAR Winston Cup and Busch Series weekend, November 9-11 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

"It's great to see that the legendary rock group KISS will be a big part of our NASCAR Winston Cup and Busch Grand National weekend," said Curtis Gray, President of Homestead-Miami Speedway. "We welcome Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley to South Florida and encourage fans to come out and enjoy the presence of these rock music legends."

In addition to their roles as Grand Marshalls, KISS will be featured on the No. 40 Coors Light Dodge Intrepid R/T of driver Sterling Marlin. The famed rocked band's visages will be featured prominently on the hood of Marlin's car set to compete in the NASCAR Winston Cup Pennzoil 400 on Sunday, November 11.

Among the responsibilities for Simmons and Stanley as Grand Marshalls will be the announcing of "Gentlemen, Start Your Engines" to the field of the NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Miami 300. Simmons and Stanley will also ride in the official pace car of the Miami 300.

Homestead-Miami Speedway is a world-class motorsports facility and the home of the 2002 NASCAR Championship Weekend and the 20th Anniversary Grand Prix of Miami, as well as South Florida appearances of the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series and Grand American Road Racing series.

Beyond its major events, Homestead-Miami Speedway is active over 200 days a year with other forms of racing, testing, track rentals, driving schools and community events.

For tickets to the NASCAR Winston Cup and Busch Grand National Series weekend, November 9-11 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, call (305) 230-RACE; log on to homesteadmiamispeedway.com; or visit TicketMaster.

-HMS-

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Series Monster Energy NASCAR Cup , NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Sterling Marlin