NAZARETH, Pa., -- Four drivers who will compete in the NASCAR Busch Series Econo Lodge 200 race at Nazareth Speedway on Sunday, July 16 will participate in "NASCAR Night at the Phillies" on Friday, July 7 when the Philadelphia Phillies take on...
NAZARETH, Pa., -- Four drivers who will compete in the NASCAR Busch Series Econo Lodge 200 race at Nazareth Speedway on Sunday, July 16 will participate in "NASCAR Night at the Phillies" on Friday, July 7 when the Philadelphia Phillies take on the Baltimore Orioles at Veterans Stadium at 7:35 p.m.
Jason Jarrett, son of defending Winston Cup Series champion Dale Jarrett and grandson of racing legend Ned Jarrett, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Jarrett, driver of the No. 11 Rayovac Chevrolet, will be joined by drivers Jason Leffler, (No. 18 MBNA Pontiac) Mark Green (No. 63 Exxon Superflo Chevrolet) and Bill Hoff (No. 93 WMMR/Snyder's of Hanover Chevrolet).
Prior to the game, Leffler and Hoff will have their show cars on display outside of Veterans Stadium. The drivers will enter the field for pre-game ceremonies in the official Nazareth Speedway pace car. The drivers will then sign free autographs during the first and second innings behind home plate on the 200 level.
Tickets are available for the Econo Lodge 200 by calling 1-888-629-RACE and "NASCAR Night at the Phillies" by calling the Phillies ticket office at 215-463-1000.
Located 60 miles from Philadelphia in the Lehigh Valley, Nazareth Speedway will host a NASCAR tripleheader weekend on July 14-16. The NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Chevy Silverado 200 takes place Saturday, July 15 and will be followed by the Econo Lodge 200 and the NASCAR Featherlite Modified Series Service Electric 100 on Sunday, July 16.
"RACES AND BASES": Through a cross promotion with the Philadelphia Phillies television partner Comcast SportsNet, fans can win great prizes from Nazareth Speedway and the Phillies.
The grand prize will include VIP packages at "NASCAR Night at the Phillies" on July 7 and the Econo Lodge 200 on July 16 at Nazareth Speedway. Prior to watching the Phillies take on the Baltimore Orioles, the lucky winner will meet the drivers in a private suite. The Nazareth Speedway package includes tickets, merchandise, VIP hospitality and a tour of the track.