Charlotte is the racing capital of the world. Whether you’re a stock car fan, a dirt track enthusiasts, a truck series junky, or a drag racing lover, you’ll find it here! If you want to take your fandom a step further, you can visit some of the top professional race teams in Mooresville, NC. These five legendary kings of the sport offer visiting times where you can take a tour and see where some of the top names in the sport call home.
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5 Professional Race Teams in Mooresville, NC
Kasey Kahne Racing
Kasey Kahne Racing is one of the premier stock car race teams in Mooreville, NC. The group brings over one hundred wins to the table. This top-notch racing team employs some of the best talents in the industry. They do most of their work in a new high tech facility that hosts an array of events open to the public year-round. You can also visit their store from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. If you’re a professional stock car racing fan, you need to check out Kasey Kahne Racing.
Kyle Busch Motorsports
Kyle Busch Motorsports is another one of the top names in the racing industry that calls Mooresville home. The KBM team holds the record for the most career wins, most wins in a single season and most wins in a handful of championship series races. Busch has about a half-dozen drivers that range from stock cars to truck series experts champions. Their headquarters allows visitors to tour the facility from Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Richard Petty Motorsports
The Richard Petty Motorsports team is one of the most recognizable names and brands in motorsports. Richard Petty and Andrew Murstein co-own this legendary stock car racing company in Mooresville, NC. RPM supports one driver who always sports the number 43 in honor of the great Richard Petty himself. The lobby is open to visitors Monday through Thursday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. for those who want to see the home of a stock car racing legend and pioneer.
Team Penske is one of the oldest and most successful teams in professional stock car racing history. Their awards include hundreds of major race wins, over 500 pole positions, and an array of other incredible awards handed out in the sport. Their drivers take part in a variety of racing avenues, ranging from stock cars to open-wheel cars. The 5,000 sq.ft. retail store is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm in Mooresville.
JR Motorsports is hands-down one of the top brands in all of professional stock car racing. Dale Earnhardt Jr., son of the late and great Dale Earnhardt, is the king of this majorly successful racing conglomerate. This team competes in one of racings highest divisions and is home to a handful of full-time and part-time cars. JR Motorsports awards include many incredible victories. Fans can visit the 66,000-square foot facility Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. After all; who wouldn’t want to see pro racing royalty?
Stock Car Racing Near Mooresville
If you want to see your favorite professional race teams in Mooresville compete at the nearby Charlotte Motor Speedway, then you need to check out these top racing events!
The Coca-Cola 600 is one of the speedway’s most popular events, and it’s easy to understand why. Each Memorial Day weekend, the speedway comes alive with fan-friendly entertainment including a live concert and an exhilarating race that tests the limits of man and machine.
Drive for the Cure 250
Drive for the Cure 200 is a wonderful way to join the fight against breast cancer! The event features a race against some of the top names in racing. Your ticket will also include access to two-afternoon practice sessions for the top division in pro stock car racing.
Monster Energy All-Star Race
All of your favorite stars from the top professional stock car racing division gather together and battle under the lights at America’s Home for Racing! Enjoy a pre-race concert and a variety of other must-see highlights before witnessing the last-minute qualifier that will decide the field for the largest All-Star event in sports.
Make the most of your trip to Davidson by booking a stay at the Davidson Village Inn. The rooms in our European-style bed and breakfast features modern amenities and furnishings in the heart of our quaint downtown area. Here, you can walk to a collection of incredible restaurants, including Kindred, in addition to the beautiful campus of Davidson College. You’re also only a quick drive from Lake Norman, which is one of the top attractions, especially in the hot summer months. Explore all of the things to do in our area before visiting.
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