Several NHRA stars to appear at The Strip's Club Nitro April 4-6


            Some of the NHRA¿s biggest stars have committed to appear at Las Vegas Motor Speedway¿s Club Nitro hospitality area during the NHRA Nationals April 4-6.

            Club Nitro is a public hospitality area with meals served during set hours and driver appearances.

            Tony Schumacher, driver of the Army-sponsored Top Fuel Dragster, and Funny Car standout Whit Bazemore are scheduled for Friday at 5:30 p.m. Brandon Bernstein, driver of the Budwesier King Top Fuel Dragster, will appear Saturday at 9:30 a.m. Funny Car driver Gary Scelzi will be at Club Nitro at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday. There will be other drivers and surprise guests on Sunday at 9:30 a.m.

All drivers will participate in question and answer sessions that will be moderated by members of the speedway staff. Club Nitro members will have patio viewing near the start line, a cash bar with discounted pricing, closed circuit television and private restrooms.

Club Nitro memberships are divided into two categories. A Platinum Club Nitro membership is a three-day pass for the hospitality area and a four-day reserved seat in the upper section of the grandstands. Club Nitro memberships without grandstand tickets are $124 for a three-day membership, $25 for Friday only and $70 per day for Saturday or Sunday. To purchase a Club Nitro membership please call 1-800-644-4444 ext. 8285.