Star Staff Reports
The anticipation is building as it’s just weeks away when NASCAR returns Saturday, June 1 to Memphis International Raceway (MIR). This must-attend event marks the return of a NASCAR sanctioned event to the Mid-South region after an eight-year absence.
The ¾-mile, tri-oval short track in Millington, Tenn. will host the NASCAR K&N Pro Series for the Memphis 125.
Memphis International Raceway is the Mid-South’s premier racing destination for racers and spectators alike. It includes a historic drag strip and a road course besides the NASCAR ¾-mile tri-oval. Events at the facility over the past year have included the IHRA Summit World Finals, the World Series of Drag Racing and the Original Super Chevy Show. For more information, visit RaceMIR.com. To order tickets call 901-WOW-Race (901-969-7223).