the Bellagio of drag strips
Concord, NC (Vocus) September 1, 2010
Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort and Spa is preparing to welcome guests back to town for the running of the third annual O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals, Sept. 16-19, 2010.
The NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series returns to Concord Motor Speedway’s zMAX Dragway – known in the racing world as “the Bellagio of drag strips” – guests staying at Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort and Spa can enjoy this four-day event featuring the fastest accelerating machines on the planet in old-school, side-by-side drag racing.
As fans who stay at Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort and Spa know, the best drag racers in the world will compete head-to-head in this, the second event of the series' Countdown to 1. The top 10 teams in each category that have qualified for this final leg of the championship battle will be looking for a strong opening run as they kick off their final pushes for NHRA Full Throttle championship glory.
The zMAX Dragway hosts a variety of NHRA events, including the annual NHRA Carolinas Nationals. The NHRA Carolinas Nationals is the first playoff round of the NHRA POWERade Countdown to the Championship and feature competition in all four professional categories – Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle. Returning fans find the Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord – located across the street from the track – a place to stay for these multi-day events.
Guests of the Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort and Spa are invited to be a part of the zMAX action all weekend with a 4-day pass to the third annual O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals! You can purchase a 4-day general admission package for just $99, or upgrade to a package that includes a reserved seat for Friday, Saturday and Sunday along with a General Admission ticket for Thursday's opening events!
For more about the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals, or to make reservations at the Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort, Spa & Conference Center during Sept. 16-19 event, call 704-454-1725 or visit http://www.embassysuitesconcord.com.