Iowa Speedway Set for Opening Weekend

Sports

May 15th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

The opening weekend of action at the Iowa Speedway is just a few days away and it will be capped off by Sunday’s running of the Pioneer Hi-Bred 250, the first of two NASCAR Nationwide Series races at the track this season. Iowa Speedway C-E-O Doug Fritz say the first Nationwide race in 2011 drew more than 37,800 fans and¬†another big crowd will watch this weekend. Fritz says tickets for this weekend are still available. ¬†Log on to www.iowaspeedway.com for tickets, or call 1-866-787-8946. The website also lists the start times and schedule of events. The track opens for practice on Saturday morning.