Bowyer, Vickers and Helton Attending MRN at Full SPEED Fan Forum
Motor Racing Network (MRN Radio), a subsidiary of International Speedway Corporation (ISC), and SPEED have partnered to bring NASCAR fans unfettered access to top drivers and racing personalities through MRN at Full SPEED, a Q&A fan forum to be conducted prior to the start of each NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at ISC-owned facilities throughout the year.
Currently scheduled to appear at Talladega Superspeedway are Clint Bowyer, driver of the No. 33 Cheerios/Hamburger Helper Chevrolet, Brian Vickers, driver of the No. 83 Red Bull Toyota and Mike Helton, President of NASCAR. MRN at Full SPEED will take place on the SPEED stage located next to the Kid’s Zone starting at 9 am on Sunday, April 26. Race fans will have the opportunity to ask questions and chat with the panel, emceed by MRN Pit Reporter Danielle Frye.
“This is a great opportunity for our fans to interact with the top celebrities in our sport,” said Talladega Superspeedway President Rick Humphrey. “The SPEED stage is located in an area that is accessible to all of our fans and I encourage everyone to take part in the open forum, it should be a lot of fun.”
SPEED™ is the nation's first and foremost cable television network dedicated to motor sports and the passion for everything automotive. From racing to restoration, motorcycles to movies, SPEED delivers quality programming from the track to the garage. Now available in more than 78 million homes in North America, SPEED is among the fastest-growing sports cable networks in the country and, the home to NASCAR on SPEED and an industry leader in interactive TV, video on demand, mobile initiatives and broadband services. For more information, please visit SPEEDtv.com, the online motor sports authority.
MRN Radio is the primary source for NASCAR stock car racing and related radio programming. Their award-winning play-by-play coverage of the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series is delivered via satellite to more than 600 radio stations nationwide.
MRN Radio is the largest independent sport radio network in America. For more information on MRN Radio, visit www.mrnradio.com. MRN Radio is a wholly-owned subsidiary of International Speedway Corporation, a leading promoter of motorsports activities, currently promoting more than 100 racing events annually, as well as numerous other motorsports-related activities. For more information, visit the Company's Web site at www.iscmotorsports.com.
style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 150%">In 2009, Talladega Superspeedway proudly celebrates forty years of the most competitive racing in NASCAR. While the track has seen changes made to the cars that circle its high-banks, the surface that they race on and the grandstands that thousands of fans fill twice a year, one constant remains; Talladega Superspeedway is authentic NASCAR racing at its finest.
Race fans should make plans now to experience part of Talladega’s history in 2009 during the triple-header, Aaron’s Dream Weekend, April 24-26, featuring the ARCA RE/MAX Series, the NASCAR Nationwide Series and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. For tickets, visit www.talladegasuperspeedway.com or call 1-877-Go2-DEGA. For our hearing impaired guests, please call TDD 1-866-ISC-TRAK (1-866-472-8725). Tickets also are available in person by visiting the Talladega Superspeedway Ticket Office from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. CDT, Monday- Friday.