April 23, 2012

Dover International Speedway, FedEx offering fans a one-of-a-kind race day experience to benefit Autism Speaks

Package includes chance to be Honorary Starter for June 3, 2012 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

DOVER, Del. – Dover International Speedway and FedEx, with the help of the NASCAR Foundation, is offering an amazing race day experience package via online auction that includes the opportunity to serve as Honorary Starter and wave the green flag to start the June 3, 2012 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race.

In addition to serving as the Honorary Starter, the winner of the auction will receive an autographed green flag signed by the starting lineup for the day’s race; a chance to be on stage for driver introductions; a guided tour of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage for two guests; access to the pre-race ceremony for two guests; two tickets to watch the race from a luxury suite; and two pit passes.

The package will be up for auction from Monday, April 23 through Monday, May 7. You can bid by clicking here. All proceeds from the auction will benefit Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization.

NASCAR returns to the Monster Mile for the June 1-3, 2012 race weekend, featuring the June 3 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the June 2 “5-hour ENERGY 200” NASCAR Nationwide Series race and the June 1 “Lucas Oil 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.

For tickets or more information, call 800-441-RACE or visit click here. You can also keep up with the Monster Mile at or on Twitter at @MonsterMile.



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Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) is a leading promoter of NASCAR sanctioned motorsports events whose subsidiaries own and operate Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. and Nashville Superspeedway near Nashville, Tenn. The company also plays host to the Firefly Music Festival, produced by Red Frog Events and Goldenvoice. For more information, visit