Nascar Returns to Kansas Speedway, Truck parking available

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

The Kansas Speedway is strategically located at the intersection of I-435 and I-70 in Kansas City, Kansas, about 15 miles west of downtown Kansas City. This 1.5 mile tri-oval track is suitable for all types of racing. A road course was added in the summer of 2012 that winds through the infield. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns Oct. 5 for the fourth race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. The ARCA Racing Series will kick off the weekend under the lights on Friday night and the NASCAR Nationwide Series will race on Saturday. http://www.kansasspeedway.com/

Parking for Trucks is Free but only Bobtails are Permitted. Parking for Bobtails is located in Lot 14 behind the hospitality tents off Speedway Blvd. Directions and Map Below.

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

TICKET INFO
Please Call (866) 460-7223
Please Visit kansasspeedway.com


TRUCK STOPS NEARBY: You may be able to drop your trailer at some of these locations or park and cab to the event.

1. On The Go Travel Center I-435 Exit 8B Edwardsville, KS 2 Miles S
2. Valero Diamond Shamrock I-635 Exit 3 Kansas City, KS 6 Miles E
3. Quik Trip #231 I-635 Exit 3 Kansas City, KS 6 Miles E
4. Power 66 I-670 Exit 1B Kansas City, MO 10 Miles E
5. Front Street Valero I-435 Exit 57 Kansas City, MO 15 Miles E
6. Star Fuel Center #101 I-35 Exit 215 Olathe, KS 16 Miles S
7. Quick Fuel #2402 I-435 Exit 57 Kansas City, MO 16 Miles E
8. Flying J (I-435/Front St) 1300 N Corrington Ave Kansas City, MO 16 Miles E
9. Pour Boy's #3 I-435 Exit 55 Kansas City, MO 17 Miles E
10. Pilot Travel Centeer I-35 Exit 26 Kearney, MO 30 Miles North East

DIRECTIONS
Courtesy of kansasspeedway.com
The routes offered below should serve as a general guideline only and are not necessarily the best routes from your area. Please visit kansasspeedway.com for more detailed instructions and maps.

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy Kansas Speedway Facebook Fan Page

GPS Address: Address: 400 Speedway Blvd Kansas City, KS 66111
I-70
Exit at 110th St., Exit #410. Turn at the end of the ramp and enter Kansas Speedway.
I-435 South
Exit at State Avenue West and turn right. Kansas Speedway is .5 miles ahead.
I-435 North
Exit at State Avenue West. Kansas Speedway is .5 miles ahead.
I-635
Exit to Westbound I-70. Remain on I-70 and exit at 110th St., Exit #410.

EVENT SCHEDULE
Courtesy kansasspeedway.com
Saturday, October 4           
6 a.m. - Parking lots open
8 a.m. - Grandstand gates, Interactive Fan Display and Sprint FanWalk open
10 a.m. - NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice
11:10 a.m. - NASCAR Nationwide Series qualifying
1 p.m. - NASCAR Sprint Cup Series final practice
2 p.m. - NASCAR Nationwide Series driver introductions
2:30 p.m.  - Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race (green flag at 2:46 p.m.)

Sunday, October 5
6 a.m. - Parking lots open
8 a.m. - Grandstand gates, Interactive Fan Display and Sprint FanWalk open
9:30 a.m. - Crossover gates open for Season Ticketholders to access the infield
11:15 a.m. - Pre-Race concert
12 p.m. - Crossover gates closed. Guests only allowed to exit
12:30 p.m. - NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver introductions
1 p.m. - Hollywood Casino 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race (green flag at 1:16 p.m.)

Danielle Roberts

Danielle Roberts is the major contributing author to 365Trucking.com. Danielle has been a professional driver for over eight years and strives to show the positive side to trucking. Danielle is also a volunteer at OperationRoger.com a group of truckers providing pet transport to pets in need.