Winston Cup Stars Test at Watkins Glen

NASCAR SUPERSTARS TO PRACTICE AT THE GLEN DALE EARNHARDT, JR., SCHEDULED TO TEST Watkins Glen, NY (June 9, 1999) - Track officials at Watkins Glen announced a blockbuster preview for the NASCAR Busch Series Lysol 200. Testing at Watkins Glen on...

NASCAR SUPERSTARS TO PRACTICE AT THE GLEN DALE EARNHARDT, JR., SCHEDULED TO TEST

Watkins Glen, NY (June 9, 1999) - Track officials at Watkins Glen announced a blockbuster preview for the NASCAR Busch Series Lysol 200. Testing at Watkins Glen on Tuesday, June 15, will be a line-up that includes NASCAR Busch Series superstar Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Fans that have purchased Lysol 200, Bully Hill Vineyards 150, or Frontier @ The Glen tickets will be admitted free of charge. Fans should present their Lysol 200 / Bully Hill Vineyards 150 tickets at the gate to gain free admission or pick up a voucher at the ticket office if they have purchased Frontier at The Glen NASCAR Winston Cup tickets. All other spectators can take in the action for only $10.00 at the gate. Gate 4 will be open from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday. Watkins Glen will be hosting 22 teams for the NASCAR Busch Series and Winston Cup Series test session on Tuesday. Drivers scheduled to participate include Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Matt Kenseth, Rusty Wallace, Michael Waltrip, Terry Labonte, Bobby Labonte, Jeff Green, Elton Sawyer and more. Fans that purchase tickets for the Lysol 200 / Bully Hill Vineyards 150 will see "Double Platinum" entertainment at The Glen. Track officials recently announced that platinum selling stars Blessid Union of Souls and Edwin McCain will be performing at Watkins Glen during the June 25 - 27 NASCAR doubleheader weekend. Blessid Union of Souls rose to Platinum status after their debut album "HOME" sold more than 1 million copies and included the #1 single "I Believe" and the smash hit "Let Me Be The One". Fans at Watkins Glen will hear the bands newly released album, "WALKING OFF THE BUZZ", and their new smash hit, "HEY LEONARDO (SHE LIKES ME FOR ME!)", performed on Friday night, June 25, following practice and qualifying. Edwin McCain, taking the stage at The Glen on Saturday night, June 26th, has become a NASCAR fan since he performed for the record crowd at this year's Daytona 500. McCain has enjoyed popular success with the song "SOLITUDE" and recently his hit single, "I'LL BE" has dominated the popular music charts for nearly a year. "I'LL BE" was featured on the popular television show, "Dawson's Creek" and became a Top 5 hit. Edwin McCain's new single "I COULD NOT ASK FOR MORE" hit the airwaves May 24, and has already begun the climb to the top. Fans purchasing a weekend general admission ticket for June 25-27, will now be treated to three headline racing events and two major concerts all for only $50.00. Weekend and daily admission tickets are now available. For ticket, camping, or additional information contact the Watkins Glen ticket office at 607-535-2481 or log on to the official Watkins Glen web site at www.theglen.com .

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Dale Earnhardt , Matt Kenseth , Bobby Labonte , Terry Labonte , Rusty Wallace , Michael Waltrip , Jeff Green , Elton Sawyer