Sprint announced today it is giving NASCAR fans the opportunity to introduce their favorite driver at this year’s NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Through the “Sprint All-Star Announcers” contest, fans can
submit brief videos introducing their favorite driver to Sprint.com/Speed. A
select panel will choose one winning submission for each driver, and those
winning videos will be used to introduce the starting lineup for the NASCAR
Sprint All-Star Race on Saturday, May 19. The winning entries will be shown on
a high-definition video board for fans attending the race and on SPEED’s live
broadcast for fans watching at home.
“The NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race has always been about
delivering a special night for the fans, and Sprint is always looking for ways
to bring innovation to the event,” said Steve Gaffney, vice president of
corporate marketing for Sprint. “For the first time in history, Sprint is
giving NASCAR fans everywhere a chance to be a part of the prerace spectacle by
introducing their favorite Sprint Cup driver.”
Fans can upload their videos to Sprint.com/Speed between Friday,
March 30, and Sunday, May 6, for their chance to be a featured part of the
NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race driver introductions. In addition to having their
video seen by fans at Charlotte Motor Speedway and SPEED’s broadcast audience,
each winner will also receive a custom autographed NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race
The videos will be judged on originality, creativity and
enthusiasm, with the winners being revealed during the NASCAR Sprint All-Star
Race driver introductions. Fans interested in submitting a video should visit
Sprint.com/Speed for a full list of guidelines and instructions.
All entries that meet the promotional guidelines will be housed
on Sprint.com/Speed throughout the promotional time period and winners will be
highlighted on the site following the running of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star
Race. Fans are encouraged to visit the website to review the official rules and
view sample video entries and other fans’ submissions for ideas and
Tickets for the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race are on sale now.
Frontstretch tickets with the best views of pit road and the world’s largest HD
video board start at just $49. To purchase tickets, call 1-800-455-FANS (3267)
or visit www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.