USARacing Announces Pro Cup Series Show Car Appearances to Promote WIX Filters 250 at Hickory
Ride-Along Car Will Help Build Interest in Saturday's Race
Series PR Report

USARacing has announced a lineup of Pro Cup Series show car appearances this week as the Series heads to Hickory Motor Speedway on May 1 for its third race of the season.

USARacing will have its Ride-Along show car on display at several locations in the Lenoir, Hickory, and Morganton area Monday, April 26 through Thursday, April 29.

Fans are invited to stop by and view the Pro Cup Series Ride-Along car and register to win a VIP package for the WIX Filters 250 at Hickory Motor Speedway, Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 8:00 p.m.  The VIP package will include 2 VIP suite passes, 2 garage passes, 2 rides in the Series’ Ride-Along car, and an opportunity to be a part of the pre-race presentations ceremony.  Driver appearances are being coordinated for scheduled events later in the week and will be announced soon.

The show car appearance schedule is as follows:

Monday, April 26:

Coffee House Waffle Shop – Lenoir (Highway 321) – 12pm – 1pm
Game Time – Lenoir (Old Walmart Shopping Center) – 4pm – 5pm

Tuesday, April 27:

Coffee House Waffle Shop – Morganton (Sterling Street) – 7am – 8am
Coffee House Waffle Shop -  Hickory (Highway 70) – 5pm – 6pm

Wednesday, April 28:

Coffee House Waffle Shop – Lenoir (Connelly Springs Road) – 12pm – 1pm
Game Time – Morganton (Walmart Shopping Center) – 4pm – 5pm

Thursday, April 29:

Garons Jewelry – Whitnel – 12pm -1pm
Flat Rock Grill – Hickory (Highway 321) – 5pm – 6pm

Gates open at 4:00 p.m. Saturday for the WIX Filters 250 at Hickory Motor Speedway.  Qualifying is set for 5:15 p.m. and an autograph session with the drivers is scheduled for 6:45 p.m.  The green flag waves at 8:00 p.m.  For a complete schedule and ticket information, visit or

The USARacing Pro Cup Series, formerly Hooters Pro Cup, is owned by Interstate Investment Group (IIG) and is based in Concord, N.C.  For more information on USARacing, visit