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Racing News: Chili Bowl to Air on MAVTV January 17

 Chili Bowl MAVTV
The 29th Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire will be aired Saturday, January 17, 2015, on MAVTV.
  

By SEMA Editors

Chili Bowl to Air on MAVTV January 17

The 29th Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire will be aired Saturday, January 17, 2015, on MAVTV (8:30 p.m. (EST)). The races take place at the Tulsa Expo Raceway quarter-mile clay oval inside the River Spirit Expo Center at Tulsa's Expo Square.

The nationals are on pace to break records—according to producers of the event—with the current entry count hitting 316 entries for the first time, confirming 303 drivers for the indoor spectacular. For more information or to view a schedule of events taking place throughout the week, visit www.chilibowl.com.

OPTIMA’s Ultimate Street Car Series Schedule Announced

OPTIMA® Batteries announced the full schedule of OPTIMA Batteries’ Ultimate Street Car series events and Qualifiers for the 2015 season. A total of nine events will burn the pavement nationwide, including the events at Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, and the legendary OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational in Las Vegas. The season-ending Invitational will once again take place at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on the weekend following the SEMA Show.

2015 OPTIMA Batteries’ Ultimate Street Car Series Event Schedule

  • Thunderhill Raceway Park, California: February 28–March 1
  • Texas Motor Speedway, Texas: March 28–29
  • National Corvette Museum Raceway, Kentucky: June 6–7
  • Michigan International Speedway, Michigan: June 20–21
  • Charlotte Motor Speedway, North Carolina: July 25–26
  • Pike's Peak International Raceway, Colorado: August 8–9
  • Road America, Wisconsin: August 29–30
  • Auto Club Speedway, California: October 10–11
  • 2015 OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational, Las Vegas Motor Speedway: November 6–8

Read more of the Ultimate Street Car Series’ updates and schedule online