BUSINESS COMMUNITY EMBRACES BIG ARCA 200 RACE AT MIS
Several local businesses are joining together to participate in the ARCA 200 in March. Greer’s chain of stores including Food Tiger is now selling tickets to the event. Robinson brothers Lincoln/Volvo is supplying the Volvo S60 Pace Car, FAUSAK Tires and Service along with COOPER Tires is sponsoring the Media Center, and the Camping is sponsored by RV Collision Repair
The ARCA-Mobile 200 is set for March 2nd-9th, 2013. An open practice for the ARCA cars will start race week on Saturday March 2nd. Race weekend will kick in to high gear on Thursday March 7th at the USS Alabama, followed by the Causeway Seafood Jubilee and wrapped up with the Home Mortgage America Green Flag Party at Grand Central on Dauphin Street. Practice and qualifying for the ARCA cars is slated for Friday with local divisions battling Friday night. Fans will have a full day at the track with the green flag flying for the ARCA-Mobile 200 at 2:00PM on March 9th. With the race action on the track beginning in less than 40 days, the RV Collision Repair Infield Camping is already sold out and there is a limited number of spots in the RV Collision Repair Outside Camping Area. For more information on purchasing tickets or camping lots for the ARCA Mobile 200, please visit www.mobilespeedway.net or call 251-343-2929. Packages including Family Section, Kids Zone and Groups are available.
The ARCA Series Presented by Menards is the most versatile racing series in the world. Mobile International Speedway will host the first short track event of the 2013 ARCA season, in a schedule that includes short tracks, dirt tracks, road courses, speedways and superspeedways. The ARCA Series season will begin with the 50th running at Daytona International Speedway in the Lucas Oil 200 presented by MAV TV American Real on February 16th. For more information on ARCA, please visit their website at www.arcaracing.com.