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for 2012 and win a trip to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Awards Banquet
in Las Vegas
who renew MIS tickets, camping by Nov. 18 deadline are automatically
entered to win the Race to Vegas contest
credit: Michigan International Speedway
is giving one lucky winner and a guest the opportunity to
win a trip to see the NASCAR Sprint Cup Awards Banquet in
— It’s an opportunity of a lifetime for race
fans and all you have to do is renew your tickets or camping for
Michigan International Speedway’s 2012 season and you’re
automatically entered to win!
Last year’s winner Vic Loomis of East Lansing, Mich., will
tell you it’s worth renewing for the 2012 season at MIS whether
you win the Race to Vegas contest or not.
“I was lucky to win the MIS Race to Vegas contest and had
a very enjoyable time at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Awards Ceremony last
year,” Loomis said. “However, I also enjoy renewing
my tickets to MIS every season because it not only guarantees me
the lowest prices the speedway has for next year, but also assures
me that I’m going to definitely be at the races next year,
which is a great experience in itself. I look forward to the MIS
race weekends every year and wouldn’t miss it!”
Loomis, who is a 23-year ticketholder at MIS and mayor of East Lansing,
renewed his 2011 MIS tickets last year and was selected as the winner
of the Race to Vegas contest, which gave him the trip to the NASCAR
Sprint Cup Series Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas.
“Attending all the festivities with MIS President Roger Curtis
was an experience I’ll never forget,” Loomis said. “I
was able to meet many of the Chase drivers from last season and
all of them were very appreciative that fans were getting involved
in the awards ceremonies. MIS does a wonderful job of giving their
fans unforgettable memories, whether it is in Las Vegas for the
NASCAR awards, or during the race weekends through their Fan Appreciation
Program. The fans are the number one priority for MIS and that is
the way it should be in sports today.”
The speedway wants to give another lucky fan this year the opportunity
to attend the awards ceremony in December with Curtis.
One lucky winner who renews for the 2012 season or places a $10
fully refundable deposit at MIS will win a trip for two to the ceremony
in the Race to Vegas contest. The trip includes a four-day/three-night
trip for two to Las Vegas from Nov 30-Dec. 3. The prize includes
round-trip coach airfare and hotel accommodations, and a seat at
“Our customers who renew their tickets or campsite each and
every year are our most loyal fans. This contest is a fun way to
get them excited about renewing for 2012,” Curtis said. “I’m
happy to be able to bring one lucky winner and a guest with me to
the NASCAR Sprint Cup Awards Ceremony for the third straight year.
I had a great time with Mr. Loomis last year and can’t wait
to give another MIS fan the same experience.”
The Sprint Cup Awards Ceremony will be making its third consecutive
appearance in Las Vegas after being held in New York City for decades.
The banquet-style event honors the top-12 drivers who made NASCAR’s
Chase for the Sprint Cup. The event is typically reserved for top
dignitaries of NASCAR, race tracks, race teams and their sponsors.
“In our sport and at MIS, the fans ARE the dignitaries,”
Curtis said. “We truly care about our race fans at MIS and
if we can reward them with a trip to the awards ceremony, I’m
more than happy to have them join me in celebrating NASCAR’s
For a complete list of contest rules, please visit MISpeedway.com/vegas.
Fans may also enter the contest by hand printing their name, address,
zip code/postal code, daytime and evening phone numbers, and age
on a 3x 5 card and mailing the card to “MIS Race to Vegas”
c/o 12626 U.S. Highway 12, Brooklyn, MI 49230. All entries must
be received by 11:59 pm (EST) on November 18, 2011.
Renewals are in the mail so fans should be checking their mailboxes
and take advantage of all the incentives that are given to those
who renew by the Nov. 18 deadline.
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.
The best, guaranteed lowest prices in 2012 will go to renewal customers
and new customers who make a $10 fully refundable deposit. Renewals
are under way for 2011 ticket holders.
New customers can log onto www.MISpeedway.com
or call 800-354-1010 to leave a deposit. That deposit ensures race
fans who buy now save big.
VIDEO NOTE: Videos of MIS President Roger Curtis
located at www.MISpeedway.com/renewals
are available for viewing. In one video, Curtis is explaining to
fans how the renewal process works. The other shows Curtis, dressed
as Elvis Presley, promoting the Race to Vegas contest.
Michigan International Speedway - 2012 Schedule
Friday, June 15 ARCA
Racing Series RainEater Wiper Blades 200
Saturday, June 16 NASCAR Nationwide Series Alliance Truck Parts
Sunday, June 17 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Friday, Aug. 17 Meijer Pole Day
Saturday, Aug. 18 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
Sunday, Aug. 19 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series