(MADISON, Wis. - August 21, 2012) - Discounted tickets for Sunday's Herr's Live Life with Flavor 200 at Madison International Speedway, just south of the city, remain available at 19 Menards stores in the state.
In addition to roles as the presenting sponsor of the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards and as a co-primary sponsor on Frank Kimmel's No. 44 Ansell/Menards Toyota, the Wisconsin-based company is participating heavily in promotion of the race. As the ARCA Racing Series continues through its 60th Anniversary Season, race fans in Wisconsin have the chance to "Save Big Money" on tickets to see the action live.
Through Saturday, August 25, fans can buy tickets for Sunday's race at $15 - a $10 discount off of the advertised at-track price - at two Menards stores in Madison, as well as stores in Baraboo, Beaver Dam, Beloit, Burlington, Franklin, Germantown, Janesville, Johnson Creek, Milwaukee, Monona, Oak Creek, Pewaukee, Platteville, Waukesha, West Allis, West Bend, and West Milwaukee.
Championship leaders Chris Buescher, Kimmel, and Brennan Poole top the list of headliners at the track. Alex Bowman, who won in his ARCA Racing Series debut last season at Madison and is fourth in this year's point standings, will also compete. Chase Elliott, son of NASCAR champion Bill Elliott, will make his fifth career ARCA start at Madison.
Practice for the Herr's Live Life with Flavor 200 will take place from 1-1:45 p.m. and 2:15-3 p.m. Saturday, with Menards Pole Qualifying presented by Ansell following at 4:30 p.m.
ARCA Racing Series drivers will appear on the frontstretch for an autograph session open to all fans at noon Sunday, and the 200-lap, 100-mile race will begin at 2 p.m. All times are Central. ARCARacing.com will feature live timing and scoring coverage throughout the weekend, and ARCA Racing Network hosts Charlie Krall and Tim Clagg will deliver a live audio call for the race on the site.
Madison International Speedway is located at 1122 Sunrise Dr. in Oregon, just south of Madison.