Race fans need to look no further than Ebay to get the chance to enjoy a parade lap ride with IZOD IndyCar Series drivers during the Firestone 550k pre-race festivities at Texas Motor Speedway. The online auction will benefit the Speedway Children’s Charities-Texas Chapter. Beginning on Thursday, May 20, fans can visit Ebay to bid on the opportunity to ride around during the parade laps with Dan Wheldon, Ryan Briscoe, Scott Dixon, Will Power, Milka Duno, Ryan Hunter-Reay and Sarah Fisher. The auctions concludes June 3 at 11:59 p.m.
Speedway Children’s Charities also will offer the opportunity to purchase parade laps with Danica Patrick, Helio Castroneves, Dario Franchitti, Tony Kanaan and Marco Andretti during a live auction at the Life in the Fast Lane Condo Tour and Progressive Feast on June 3 at the Lone Star Tower. A limited number of spots for the event are available at $275 for couples and $150 for individuals. To purchase, tickets contac Speedway Children’s Charities at 817- 215-8421 or visit www.scctexas.org.
-- TMS release