If you plan to hit the races at the Lowes Motor Speedway this or next weekend (May 2009), or if you’re just in the Charlotte neighborhood, be sure to check out the “Fastest Wheelchair Van in the World” (the Ultimate Fan Van) on display – see the schedule below!
The Ultimate Fan Van handicap van has been making the rounds at races across the country. It features the same extensive vehicle modifications that provide for outstanding wheelchair access, along with features to impress the most dedicated race fan. Check out the original press release on the van and see more photos here.
A panel from BraunAbility, Toyota, Great Clips and Braun Racing selected the lucky winner of this unique wheelchair accessible van.We’re thrilled to know that this van made a difference in one lucky person’s life!
Lowes Motor Speedway at Charlotte
Take advantage of one of these opportunities to see the Ultimate Fan Van in person:
NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race
Friday 5/15/09 11am – 7pm
Sat. 5/16/09 11am – 7pm
Sat. 5/16/09 7pm Sprint All-Star Race Starts Sprint Cup Series
Carquest Auto Parts 300 & Coca-Cola 600
Thurs. 5/21/09 12 – 6PM
Thurs. 5/21/097:10pm Windstream Pole Night (qualifying for Coke 600)
Sat. 5/23/0911am – 7pm
Sat. 5/23/097:30pm Carquest Auto Parts 300 Race Starts Nationwide Series
Sun. 5/24/0910am 5pm
Sun 5/24/09 5:45pm Coca-Cola 600 Race Starts Sprint Cup Series
The Toyota Pitpass Booth is located near Gate 6 along the back of the main front stretch grandstands between the finish line and turn one (directly behind Ford Upper Deck). The ramp van will be on display right at Gate 6, roughly 100′ from the main Toyota Pitpass Booth and right by the entrance to Hospitality Village 1.