Michigan Int'l Speedway news 2010-06-02

NASCAR drivers and crew chiefs to participate in Pit Road Pets book signing Ryan Newman, Kasey Kahne, Clint Bowyer and others expected to participate BROOKLYN, Mich. (June 2, 2010) -- An A-list group of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers,...

NASCAR drivers and crew chiefs to participate in Pit Road Pets book signing

Ryan Newman, Kasey Kahne, Clint Bowyer and others expected to participate

BROOKLYN, Mich. (June 2, 2010) -- An A-list group of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers, crew chiefs and their family members will participate in an autograph session at Michigan International Speedway on Friday, June 11 from 6-8 p.m. in the speedway's Budweiser Acceleration Club.

The autograph session is open to fans that purchase the "Pit Road Pets: NASCAR Stars and Their Pets Second Edition" book. Fans can buy the book at the Ryan Newman Foundation's display tent located near the Kids Zone in the New Holland Fan Plaza. Fans that have already purchased the first or second editions of the book may also bring their copy and participate in the autograph session.

The session is limited to 400 fans and passes will be handed out Friday beginning at 10 a.m. at the Ryan Newman Foundation display tent following their purchase of the book. The Newman's and others will sign copies of the Pit Road Pets book and one other additional item per person.

Scheduled autograph participants are as follows and subject to change:

*  Ryan and Krissie Newman

* Kasey Kahne
* Clint Bowyer
* Marcos Ambrose
* Martin Truex Jr.
* Max Papis
* Kyle Petty
* Regan Smith
* Casey Mears
* DeLana Harvick
* A.J. and Lynne Allmendinger with dog Misty
* Aric Almirola with fiance Janice Goss
* Chad Knaus (Jimmie Johnson's crew chief)
* Steve Letarte (Jeff Gordon's crew chief)
* Tony Gibson (Ryan Newman's crew chief)
* Darian Grubb (Tony Stewart's crew chief)

The newest edition of the book will be on sale from 10 a.m. -- 4 p.m. on Friday, June 11 for $24.95 each. Books can also be purchased at Newman's trackside merchandise trailer, the MIS gift shop located in the track's administration building or online at www.ryannewman.org. Proceeds from book sales during the Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 race weekend will benefit the Michigan Humane Society.

Nestled in the lush Irish Hills of Southeastern Michigan, Michigan International Speedway is the Great Escape, a venerable NASCAR national park where fans can get away and enjoy the very best in racing and camaraderie. It's the love of racing and the thrill of a great time for race fans and drivers alike.

MIS tickets are now on sale. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tickets for the Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 on June 13 and CARFAX 400 on August 15 are as low as $25. Visit MISpeedway.com or call the MIS ticket hotline at 800-354-1010 today to take advantage of great pricing for 2010 events at MIS.

-source: mis

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Series NASCAR Sprint Cup
Drivers Jeff Gordon , Tony Stewart , Kyle Petty , Ryan Newman , Casey Mears , Max Papis , Jimmie Johnson , Kasey Kahne , Marcos Ambrose , Martin Truex Jr. , Regan Smith , Clint Bowyer , Chad Knaus , Krissie Newman , Aric Almirola , DeLana Harvick