Kentucky Speedway placed four season ticket plans for its five-weekend, nine-event 2007 on sale today.

Benefit-rich season ticket plans will save fans an average of 20 percent off single-event ticket rates. Plans include the same reserved seats for four main race events, one VIP Parking Pass for each race, admission passes for both Fanfest events, one race-day cold pit pass with each ticket purchased, a 15 percent discount on the purchase of additional race tickets and the option to purchase admission to the June 16, July 14 and August 11 Outback Steakhouse Tailgate Parties for a combined total of $60. Each party will include complimentary Outback Steakhouse catering selections and Coca-Cola beverages, visits by competitors and race celebrities, games, music and more. Season ticket members also will be eligible to receive special event-related giveaways following all weekends.

The facility's eighth season of operation will span five weekends from May 12 to Aug. 11. The 66,089-seat venue will open its new season with the ARCA RE/MAX Series "Buckle-Up Kentucky 150" May 12, co-promote its first street stock "Frank Kimmel Enduro Invitational" May 26, follow up with its high-profile NASCAR Busch Series "Meijer 300 Presented by Oreo" weekend June 15-16, play host to the ARCA RE/MAX Series "Channel 5 150" and NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series "Built Ford Tough 225 Presented by the Greater Cincinnati Ford Dealers" July 13-14, and close its campaign with the first Indy Racing League IndyCar and Indy Pro series twilight and night races in track history Aug. 10-11.

Among the new fan-friendly promotions for the upcoming season are the June 15 Clearchannel Cincinnati Fanfest and Aug. 10 Indy Racing League Fanfest. Visitors will be able to see practice sessions, meet series drivers, enjoy live music and be entertained by interactive displays in garage areas both days.

Fans can reserve plans by phone at 859-578-2300 or online at www.kentuckyspeedway.com. Single race tickets will go on sale Monday, Jan. 8, 2007.

Story by Mike Schmaltz

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