Las Vegas: Dodge at Race Rock

LAS VEGAS (March 29, 2001) -- Drivers from Dodge's Winston Drag Racing program will be some of the featured guests for the second annual NHRA Night at the Race Rock Cafe Las Vegas April 5 from 7-9 p.m. PST. Mopar Parts Dodge R/T Nitro Funny Car...

LAS VEGAS (March 29, 2001) -- Drivers from Dodge's Winston Drag Racing program will be some of the featured guests for the second annual NHRA Night at the Race Rock Cafe Las Vegas April 5 from 7-9 p.m. PST.

Mopar Parts Dodge R/T Nitro Funny Car driver Dean Skuza will be in attendance along with Dodge Motorsports R/T Pro Stock pilot Larry Morgan, Mopar Parts Dodge Dakota R/T Pro Stock Truck driver Dale Eaton and Dodge Motorsports Dakota R/T Pro Stock Truck drivers Craig Eaton and Todd Patterson. "Tricky" Rickie Smith and Kenny Koretsky, semi-factory backed Mopar-powered Pro Stock drivers, will also be on hand to sign autographs and take pictures.

Craig Eaton's Dodge Dakota R/T Pro Stock Truck entry will be on display in front of the restaurant.

"This is such an amazing event," said Gina Davis, director of sales and marketing for Race Rock Cafe Las Vegas. "We're expecting more than 22 of the NHRA's finest drivers that night. We're also excited about having ESPN2's "NHRA Heat" and a number of local radio stations join us as well.

"I have gotten overwhelming response and support from all the folks with the NHRA," continued Davis. "It's made me really respect the people involved in the sport of drag racing. The NHRA has its priorities in order when it comes to race fans -- which is refreshing to see."

The event is being held in conjunction with the second annual SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals at The Strip at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway April 5-9. ESPN2 will provide qualifying coverage from 8-9:30 p.m. EST April 7 and elimination rounds will be broadcast from 8-10 p.m. April 8.

-Dodge Motorsports

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Series NHRA
Drivers Dean Skuza , Todd Patterson , Kenny Koretsky , Rickie Smith