GEICO 500 NASCAR Race at Talladega Superspeedway to Include Team Fastrax™ Performance

Share Article

On Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 Team Fastrax™ will be performing as part of the opening ceremony of the GEICO 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. The race is held at the Talladega Superspeedway in Lincoln, AL.

NASCAR Photo provided by freeimages.com
We are honored to be performing our patriotic American Flag skydive at such a thrilling event. The GEICO 500 is a hugely competitive race, and it’s sure to be an exciting weekend.

The GEICO 500 is a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race held at the Talladega Superspeedway in Lincoln, Alabama. Defending race winner Denny Hamlin will battle it out with Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson, Kurt Busch, Kevin Harvick and all of the stars of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Team Fastrax™ will be performing an amazing patriotic display with 3 large American Flags ranging in size from 500 to 2,500 sq. ft., to start the race.

John Hart, owner of Start Skydiving, and member of Team Fastrax™, said, “We are honored to be performing our patriotic American Flag skydive at such a thrilling event. The GEICO 500 is a hugely competitive race, and it’s sure to be an exciting weekend.”

According to their website, The GEICO 500 will serve as the anchor event of an exciting spring weekend that will also feature the Winn-Dixie 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race on Saturday, May 2, and the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 ARCA event on Friday, May 1. Both the GEICO 500 and the Winn-Dixie 300 will be televised LIVE on FOX and broadcast on MRN Radio, as well as SiriusXM. The GEICO 500 is scheduled for a 1:00 p.m. ET start on Sunday, May 3 while the Winn-Dixie 300 will take the green flag at 3 p.m. ET on Saturday, May 2. Tickets are now on sale to the public for all three days of exciting racing action

Team Fastrax™ is sponsored by Selection.com®, a leading provider of criminal background checks and pre-employment screening services. Team Fastrax™ is the most ambitious professional skydiving team in the world. The parachute demonstration team has a roster of more than twenty-nine active members, with a collective of more than 300,000 skydives. Team Fastrax™ has performed exhibition skydives all over the world for audiences large and small as a patriotic display or as a product promotion.

This performance of Team Fastrax™ is sponsored by PEAK Antifreeze & Coolant, whose parent company, Old World Industries, is an independent, family-owned business that has been a leader in the development and distribution of high-quality automotive products for over four decades. Great products. Great prices. Do right by your ride and your wallet. Click here to find PEAK products at a store near you.

For more information on the race, or to purchase tickets visit the Talladega Superspeedway website.

For questions or for an interview, contact Gene Newsom with Team Fastrax™ at 513-422-5867.

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Gene Newsom
Follow us on
Visit website

Media

GEICO 500 NASCAR Race at Talladega Superspeedway to Include Team Fastrax™ Performance