NASCAR Makes Las Vegas Motor Speedway Date for Winston Cup Racers
13 August 1997
LAS VEGAS, NV - NASCAR announced today that Las Vegas Motor Speedway will receive a Winston Cup date for 1998. NASCAR's premiere touring division will visit the 1.5-mile track on March 1, 1998. The 400-mile event will be sponsored by the Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority and has been dubbed the Las Vegas 400. The 102,000-seat facility will also play host to the NASCAR Busch Series, Grand National Division on Saturday, February 28. Tickets will go on sale September 22. Ticket information can be obtained by calling the Las Vegas Motor Speedway at 702-644-4443.