FT. WORTH (November 3, 2018) – Motorsports’ leading fan driving experience partners – Driving 101, which operates NASCAR Racing Experience, Richard Petty Driving Experience and Mario Andretti Racing Experience.
“We are excited to join forces with Texas Motor Speedway to bring an incredible racing experience to race fans in real NASCAR race cars,” said Robert Lutz, CEO of Driving 101, which operates NASCAR Racing Experience, Mario Andretti Racing Experience and Richard PettyDriving Experience. “With permanent homes now at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway and now Texas Motor Speedway, race fans, thrill seekers and corporate guests can race year-round at destinations around the country.”
To promote the partnership with Texas Motor Speedway, NASCAR Racing Experience is sponsoring the No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 of Bubba Wallace at the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. It is the second time that NASCAR Racing Experience has sponsored his car. The legendary Petty blue race car features the NASCAR Racing Experience stripes on the hood, rear deck lid and fenders for the race.
“Bubba Wallace has become one of the fan favorites in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series,” said Lutz. “By partnering with the team to share the NASCAR Racing Experience story during the Texas race, we can educate fans about the opportunity to race real NASCAR race cars at Texas Motor Speedway – just like Bubba.”
As part of the expansion to Texas Motor Speedway, NASCAR Racing Experience has engaged Legends exclusively as the onsite corporate sales agent for the property.
“Legends is excited to partner with the NASCAR Racing Experience to help create more awareness around what is a truly unique experience. We believe there is a big opportunity for growth here in the Texas market,” said Chad Estis, Executive Vice President, Legends.
The expansion to Texas Motor Speedway with a full-time operation will offer year-round experiences at seven locations. In addition, the NASCAR Racing Experience runs at 16 nationwide speedways as well as 13 nationwide speedways for Mario Andretti Racing Experience.