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6/5/14 - How can you pass up Irwin Tools Night Race tickets? Experience the "World's Fastest Half-Mile" in person this season! Last year’s winner, Matt Kenseth, is gearing up defend his title at the Last Great Coliseum, where "everything happens really, really fast" and "you have to be on your game all the time." The track is short, but the banks are so steep that you can't possibly look away at Bristol Motor Speedway. Everyone wants to get into this thrilling race each season; Irwin Night Tools Race tickets run as low as $102 for the Saturday, August 23 event.
The Irwin Night Tools Race takes place inside the epic "Last Great Colosseum," so you know an equally epic race occurs annually at Bristol Motor Speedway! The race, held each August in Tennessee, offers "The Fastest Half-Mile" qualifier in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. It's the same track that holds the Food City 500—but is far more popular than the early season event. This late-summer race often has huge waiting line to get in, so Irwin Tools Night Race tickets are always some of the hottest of the season, lock yours in quick!
If you weren't at last year's Irwin Tools Night Race, you missed out! Matt Kenseth finally pulled away from Kasey Kahne after 12 excruciatingly tight laps to win under the bright night-lights. The victory was Kenseth's fifth of the season and, at the time, the most in the Chase, giving him an automatic bid in the championship. Still, Darrell Waltrip is king of the course with seven amazing victories, followed by Cale Yarborough with five. Can Dale Earnhardt catch up and win it this year for the fifth time?
Whether it's an angry Danica Patrick flipping the bird (to Regan Smith) or Kyle Busch winning the unforgettable "Trifecta," you're always going to get some of the most excitement of the year on this summer night in Bristol. You've got to be a part of the 160,000-plus fans that flock to Thunder Valley each year. Be at the race everyone is going to be talking about with Irwin Tools Night Race tickets!