Monday, May 22, 2006


(5/23/06- Sidney, OH) - ARCA RE/MAX Series driver and Racin' For A Livin' contender Brandon Knupp of Sidney, Ohio will be appearing at the Victory Lane Karting Booth at "SPEED STREET" uptown Charlotte, NC during the 600 Festival, the city wide event preceding the NASCAR Busch Series and Nextel Cup Series events on Friday May 26 and Saturday May 27 at Lowe's Motor Speedway.

"This is an awesome opportunity for me to meet the fans and promote the Racin' For A Livin' competition, they are expecting a huge amount of people and there is every kind of activity you could imagine. They really play it up big in Charlotte and I'm really honored to be a part of it." Said Knupp, "I'll be signing autographs and talking to the fans, it's just really a great event."

Brandon will be at the Victory Lane Karting Booth in uptown Charlotte, NC on Thursday May 25 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM, to meet and talk with fans and sign autographs. Food Lion SPEED STREET runs May 25 - 27 from 11:00 AM to midnight, admission is free.

About "SPEED STREET" / 600 Festival
For more than 25 years, the 600 Festival Association has been commemorating the May races at Lowe's Motor Speedway with spectacular family-oriented events that personify the tremendous growth of motor sports. Celebrating its 12th year, Food Lion Speed Street transforms the streets of Uptown Charlotte into a showcase of motor sports with non-stop entertainment on three stages, appearances by top Nextel Cup Drivers, dynamic exhibits for all ages and an amazing assembly of NASCAR show cars and simulators.
75,000 + Business Professionals work in the Uptown Area. Home of Bank of America & Wachovia. Many fans plan their vacations around the Coca-Cola 600 Race Weekend Experience. Many attendees come out for their favorite band. With an entire block devoted to Children, many area families take part in the activities. Uptown area daycares also bring the children out during lunch. Event brochures are sent out to all uptown businesses.
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