MILLINGTON, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2019) — Feel the thunder of 800 horsepower open-wheel champ cars on the paved ¾-mile oval at Memphis International Raceway (MIR) Saturday, March 23 as the stars of the United States Auto Club (USAC) Silver Crown Series open their 49th year kicking off the 2019 season.
The USAC Silver Crown Memphis 100 marks the first appearance for the popular series since 2004 when the late Dave Steele took home the win. The series has a rich history at MIR, dating back to 1998.
Ticket prices start at $25 for general admission tickets. Special add-ons include a single day pit pass for $40 and a two-day pit pass for $70.
USAC Silver Crown Series stars such as 2018 champion Kody Swanson, three-race winner Chris Windom and top-three points earner Justin Grant are expected to compete in this heart pounding 100-lap race.
Past Silver Crown champions include such racing legends as USAC legend Jack Hewitt and NASCAR stars and legends Ryan Newman, Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart.
Fans can also click here to purchase the Oval Track Mega Ticket for three major events — the USAC Silver Crown Memphis 100, NASCAR K&N Pro Series Memphis 150 presented by AutoZone and the CRA/JEGS All-Star Tour Memphis 125— at the paved 3/4-mile oval. The Oval Track Mega Ticket expires March 15.
For more information about Memphis International Raceway visit RaceMIR.com or call 901-WOW-RACE (901-969-7223).
-USAC Racing Press Release and Photo