Short-track racing will return to The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 21 and the 2015 season will mark the debut of the North American Big Rig Racing series on the 3/8-mile paved oval.

The 2015 season will kick off on Saturday, March 14 with a preseason test that will be open to all classes and admission to the grandstand will be free to the public. The first of 13 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series race nights will be March 21. North American Big Rig Racing, which features semi-trailer trucks, will make its first visit to The Bullring on April 18.

The 13th annual Chris Trickle Father's Day Weekend, named after the late NASCAR racer from Las Vegas who died in 1998 after being injured in a drive-by shooting a year earlier, will be held June 13 and the annual Night of Fire racing and fireworks show will occupy its traditional July 3 date.

Following the annual summer break, racing will resume on August 22 and the second half of the schedule will include the two-night Labor Day Weekend Special (Sept. 5-6), the 19th annual Keith Danser Kids Candy Toss Night and the final event of the Bullring points season, Season Championship Night (Sept. 26).

Special events will include the Fall Classic featuring the Open Comp 150 (Oct. 23-24) and the West Coast Short-Track Championships (Nov. 20-21).

            2015 schedule for The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

NASCAR Whelen All-American Series and special events are in bold type.

Saturday, March 14 - Registration Day and preseason open test. Registration from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.; track time from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday, March 20 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, March 21 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series opening night.
NASCAR Super Late Models, NASCAR Super Stocks, NASCAR Bombers, NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, USAC HPD Midget Series.

Sunday, March 22 - Sunday Shootout No. 1 (for Bullring points).
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars.

Friday, April 3 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, April 4 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Mobil 1 Racing Oil Night.
NASCAR Super Late Models - (twin 35-lap features), NASCAR Super Stock, NASCAR Bombers, NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros.

Friday, April 17 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, April 18 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series, Big Rig Racing season opener.
North American Big Rig Racing, NASCAR Super Stocks, NASCAR Bombers, NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars.

Sunday, April 19 - Sunday Shootout No. 2 (for Bullring points).
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars.        

Friday, May 1 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, May 2 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series race No. 4.
NASCAR Super Late Models, NASCAR Bombers, NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars.
                                                                           

Friday, May 15 -USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, May 16 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Lucas Oil Night.
Lucas Oil Modified Series, NASCAR Super Late Models, NASCAR Super Stocks, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros.

Friday, May 29 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, May 30 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series K&N Air Filter Night.
NASCAR Super Late Models, NASCAR Super Stocks, NASCAR Bombers, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, USAC HPD Midget Series.

Friday, June 12 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, June 13 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Chris Trickle Father's Day Weekend Special.
NASCAR Super Late Models, NACAR Super Stocks, NASCAR Bombers, NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars.

Thursday, July 2 - Open practice for all classes.

Friday, July 3 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Night of Fire.
NASCAR Super Late Models Spirit of 76 - 76-lap feature, NASCAR Super Stock, NASCAR Bombers "Breakout Race" (for points), NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, waterless boat races, fireworks.

Summer Break

Friday, August 21 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, August 22 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Race No. 9.
NASCAR Super Late Models, NASCAR Super Stocks, NASCAR Bombers, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, USAC HPD Midget Series.

Friday, September 4 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, September 5 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Labor Day Weekend Special No. 1.
NASCAR Super Late Models, NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, NASCAR Bombers, Southwest Tour Trucks, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USAC HPD Midget Series.

Sunday, September 6 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Labor Day Weekend Special No. 2.
NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, NASCAR Super Stocks, NASCAR Bombers "Breakout Race" (for points) Southwest Tour Trucks, USAC HPD Midget Series, USLCI Legend Cars (National Qualifier), USLCI Bandoleros.   

Friday, September 11 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, September 12 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Keith Danser Kids Candy Toss Presented by Whelen Engineering.
NASCAR Super Late Models, NASCAR Super Stocks, NASCAR Bombers, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars.

Sunday, September 13 - Sunday Shootout No. 3 (for Bullring points).
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars.

Friday, September 25 - USLCI points races and open practice.
USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars, open practice.

Saturday, September 26 - NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Season Championship Night.
NASCAR Super Late Models, NASCAR Super Stocks, NASCAR Bombers, NASCAR Grand American Modifieds, USLCI Legend Cars, USLCI Bandoleros, USLCI Thunder Cars. (Final Bullring track points races for all NASCAR and USLCI classes
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Thursday, October 22 -The Fall Classic open practice & tech inspection.

Friday, October 23 - The Fall Classic Qualifying Night.
Practice, qualifying and heat races for NASCAR Super Late Models, Late Models and Super Stocks. Qualifying, heat races and feature races for USAC HPD Midget Series and California Mini Cups.

Saturday, October 24 - The Fall Classic featuring The Open Comp 150.
Last-chance races and feature races for NASCAR Super Late Models, Late Models and NASCAR Super Stocks. Qualifying, heat races and feature races for USAC HPD Midget Series and California Mini Cups. Practice, qualifying and feature races for USLCI Bandoleros. Practice, heat races and feature for NASCAR Bombers "Breakout Race."

Friday, November 20 -West Coast Short-Track Championships open practice.

Saturday, November 21 - West Coast Short-Track Championships.
SRL Spears Southwest Tour Series Championship, Lucas Oil Modifieds Championship, SRL S2 Late Models Championship, USAC HPD Midget Series Championship.              

Saturday, December 5 - Bullring awards banquet at Sam's Town Live! (Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall). Doors open at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m.

(Schedule subject to change.)

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