The Stratosphere Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas will host a free NASCAR Camping World Series driver autograph session on Friday, Sept. 24. The Stratosphere’s fan-friendly fest is a prelude to the Smith’s 350 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on Saturday, Sept. 25 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
The autograph session will take place in the casino from 7-8:30 p.m.
Drivers scheduled to participate include: Todd Bodine (2005 Smith’s 350 winner and 2006 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion), Johnny Sauter (2009 Smith’s 350 winner), David Starr (2002 Smith’s 350 winner), Jeffrey Earnhardt (son of Kerry Earnhardt and grandson of seven-time NASCAR champion Dale Earnhardt), Nelson Piquet Jr. (former Formula 1 driver and son of F1 racing legend Nelson Piquet), Matt Crafton, Aric Almirola, Stacy Compton, Brian Ickler, Ricky Carmichel, Jason White, Carl Long, James Buescher, Jennifer Jo Cobb, Tony Jackson Jr., Mario Gosselin, Mike Harmon, Jamie Dick, Lance Fenton, Clay Greenfield and India’s Narain Karthikeyan. More drivers are expected to sign up as the event draws near.
A live KKLZ 96.3 FM radio remote will begin at 6:30 p.m.
The first 200 fans in line will receive race tickets to Saturday’s Smith’s 350 and NEON garage passes compliments of KKLZ.
At 9 p.m., a drawing for driver merchandise (t-shirts, hats and autographed sheetmetal) will follow the autograph session.
Tickets for the Smith’s 350 are on sale and may be purchased by calling LVMS at (702) 644-4444 or online at www.LVMS.com. Follow LVMS on Facebook and Twitter.