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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.