Kentucky Speedway fans can register to win a $500 IZOD Shopping Spree with two-time and reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Dan Wheldon during a special IZOD IndyCar Series Transporter Display and Parade on Sept. 29 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in downtown Cincinnati at the corner of Fifth St. and Race St.

One lucky fan will shop with Wheldon at the Florence Mall Macy's from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Sept. 30.

Fans visiting the Transporter Display and Parade also will be able to meet IZOD IndyCar Series personalities, enter to win tickets to the speedway's Oct. 2 "Kentucky Indy 300," explore IZOD IndyCar Series team transporters and test their racing skills with race simulators.

The IZOD IndyCar Series "Kentucky Indy 300" will conclude a three-race weekend that also spotlights a 100-mile Firestone Indy Lights race on Oct. 2 and a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) 225-mile event on Oct. 1. Fans can start the fun on Sept. 30 when the speedway provides free infield Fan Zone access for two NCWTS practice sessions beginning at 4:00 p.m.

Weekend tickets, campsites and infield Fan Zone passes can be reserved by visiting the Tickets page of this Web site, calling (888) 652-7223 (RACE) or visiting the Kentucky Speedway corporate offices at 1 Speedway Drive in Sparta, Ky., just off Interstate 71 Exit 57 and state Highway 35.

Story by Mike Schmaltz

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