August 21, 2011
Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
The 2011 racing season concludes with the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400. The Sprint Cup Series stars always end the MIS season with an exciting finale, featuring many lead changes and exciting finishes. In 2010, Kevin Harvick won his first Sprint Cup Series race at MIS and also gave owner Richard Childress his first MIS Cup victory since Dale Earnhardt Sr. won in the Irish Hills 20 years before in 1990. With great camping, affordable adult prices, kids 12 and under free in general admission seats, half off in any reserved seat for juniors 13-17, free parking and the ability to bring a bigger cooler with your favorite food and beverages, MIS is the perfect way to end your summer race season.
Meijer Pole Day
August 19, 2011
The August race weekend at MIS kicks off with Meijer Pole Day, featuring NASCAR’s top drivers qualifying and practicing for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race. In 2010, Kasey Kahne earned his second career pole at MIS with a blistering lap of 187.183 mph. Friday activities at MIS have never been better with one low price guaranteeing you a day of fun and excitement. The New Holland Fan Plaza features a variety of things to do for adults and children or purchase a pre-race pit pass and enjoy the amenities of the Pit Patio and other activities in the infield.
VFW 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
August 20, 2011
The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will be making its first appearance at MIS in August with the running of the VFW 200. The Camping World Truck Series puts on some of the best racing MIS has to offer every year with many races featuring some of the closest finishes in track history. Aric Almirola won the 2010 NCWTS race, giving MIS its ninth different winner since 2002. Kids 12 and under are free on Saturday’s. Junior pricing for 13-17 are half price in any reserved seat.