Last year NASCAR Contenders Live made its debut in Chicago at the House of Blues. It was quite popular and the event will make its return to Chicago on September 12th, just days before the first race of the 2013 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup at Chicagoland Speedway.
The get together featured Miss Sprint Cup 2012 Jaclyn Roney. Miss Sprint Cup will return this year. And joining her will be NASCAR President Mike Helton who will also be making his return to NASCAR Contenders Live, offering fans the rare opportunity to ask questions of him in an open forum, prior to the drivers taking the stage.
NASCAR Contenders Live features all 12 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers interacting on stage, providing fans an insider’s look at how the competitors plan to claim the ultimate prize: a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship.
NCL will take place at the Grand Ballroom at Chicago’s famed Navy Pier from 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. CT. Fans can buy tickets beginning July 19 by visiting NASCAR.com/contenderslive. It sold out last year.
Miss Sprint Cup will be interacting with NASCAR fans and drivers. The next NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race will be the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday, June 29 at 6:30 p.m. CDT.
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