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Big race weekend at MIS

Posted: 1:59 PM, Jun 08, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-08 17:59:38Z

The Michigan International Speedway has the first of it's two big race weekends happening June 8 - 10.

Friday the Zomongo 200 takes place. There will be NASCAR racers testing out their cars and the Zomongo 200 ARCA Racing Series at 5:30 PM.

On Saturday the LTI Printing 250 race brags about its 250 miles of fast-paced action with future stars of NASCAR going up against NASCAR veterans. This happens at 1:30 PM.

Saturday night, all fans with a Sunday ticket can attend a free concert and fireworks. The classic rock band 38 Special will be on the stage.

And on Sunday, the Firekeepers Casino 400 goes down; this is the main race of the weekend with NASCAR drivers taking to the course at 2 PM. Country music star, Trace Adkins, is the Grand Marshal.

Some of the NASCAR favorites that you can expect to see are: 
Martin Truex Jr. - No. 78 Auto-Owners Insurance Toyota
Kyle Larson - No. 42 Credit One Bank Chevrolet
Erik Jones - No. 20 DeWalt Toyota
Brad Keselowski - No. 2 Miller Lite Ford
Mark Martin - retired

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