Nascar Sprint Cup Series Joliet IL Tickets
The NASCAR Sprint Series Cup is the top racing competition of NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing) in the country. As part of the Sprint Series, numerous races are held all year long, on various different race tracks, and the team which accumulates the most points, wins the coveted NASCAR title. Joliet city will host the GEICO 400 race at the famed Chicagoland Speedway, and the race will kick start the Chase for the Sprint Cup series of races, which is basically a playoff style competition which consists of the last ten races of the season. Since it is one of the last races of the season, demand for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Joliet tickets is always high, so book yours now if you want to catch the race live.
The GEICO 400 race was first introduced to the Sprint Series in 2001. The inaugural race was held in July at the Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois. From 2001 to the 2010 the race was held in July, and from 2008-2010 it was held at night under floodlights. After 2011 the race was shifted to September and has been held there ever since. Kevin Harvick won the first two editions of the race for Chevrolet.
The race track, the Chicagoland Speedway, is a one and half mile long, tri-oval speedway. Apart from hosting the first race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup, the racetrack also hosts numerous other races, including IndyCar races. David Reutimann holds the track’s record time for a Sprint Series race, which he set in 2010, after clocking in a time of 2:45:34. Tony Stewart holds the record for the most wins on the track, with his three triumphs coming in 2004, 2007 and 2011.
Like most NASCAR races, the GEICO 400 requires the drivers to run 267 laps which would account for 400.5 miles. The average time for a race is usually around the three hour mark, with drivers driving in excess of 120 miles per hour and going up to 145 miles per hour. Navigating at such high speeds is a dangerous endeavor and racing fans will get to see some of the best drivers in the business give it their all as they try to win valuable points in the title race.
Q:Will I be able to buy Nascar Sprint Cup Series Tickets Joliet IL on the day of the event?
A:The Nascar Sprint Cup Series Joliet Il Tickets you see on our website have been put up there by our brokers and they are offering tickets on first come first serve basis. Yes, you will be able to buy your tickets on the day of the event but only if they are not sold-out by then. It is always a risk putting off your purchase till the last day and always better to get your tickets as soon as possible.