CELEBRATE WITH THE DAYTONA 500® WINNER

FANS TO CELEBRATE WITH DAYTONA 500® WINNER MATT KENSETH, THURSDAY, MARCH 1 AT PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS EVENT

PHOENIX – Fans will have the rare opportunity to celebrate with 2012 DAYTONA 500® winner Matt Kenseth this Thursday, March 1 at Phoenix International Raceway’s annual Night of Champions event. The celebration begins at 7 p.m. at Frank & Albert’s at the legendary Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa.

NASCAR Hall of Famer and three-time Sprint Cup Champion Darrell Waltrip will host the evening’s festivities. Arizona Cardinals Head Coach Ken Whisenhunt and up and coming NASCAR driver Austin Dillon will join two-time Daytona 500® winner Kenseth (2009, 2012) as guests of honor. Fans in attendance will have the rare opportunity to meet the honored guests while enjoying fine food and a friendly atmosphere.  

“Matt Kenseth's thrilling victory in the Daytona 500® served as a great way to start the NASCAR season,” said Phoenix International Raceway President, Bryan R. Sperber. “The Night of Champions will be a special night to recognize Matt's victory and to officially wave the green flag for the SUBWAY Fresh Fit 500™ weekend at Phoenix International Raceway."

Tickets are still available to the Night of Champions and can be purchased at www.themvpfoundation.org. All proceeds benefit the Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center and The MVP Foundation.

 

– PhoenixRaceway.com –

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