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While some baseball and football teams have been raising prices and doing these personal seat licenses.
NASCAR seems to be -- a bit of a different turn joining us now from Charlotte, North Carolina.
Is Don hall speedway motor sports business affairs vice president -- -- Brian Sullivan racing fan.
Are my ticket prices going to go down.
-- -- -- -- Good morning Brian it's great to be here -- we are gonna take an unprecedented step of dropping ticket prices and several other things at the same time.
By how much.
What we decided to do is it's called the circle K family four pack you can have four tickets to.
The upcoming October 11 bank America 504.
Coca colas for hot dogs for a 159 dollars.
Which is 39 dollars and 7975.
Cents per person.
We went two steps further that than that we have our concession partners Levy restaurants he stepped in and mean we made combo meal packs -- reduced all of those ten to 25%.
And we took our souvenirs and we took a hat and a T shirt combination.
And they're twenty dollars -- -- entity combined when they used to be 48 combined.
And then last but not least is what we call the home run the unprecedented in motor sports is.
We have over 35 hotels that have bought into this.
Concept of reducing prices by 15%.
And on top of that Brian we actually have -- no minimum stay.
In the in the hotel yet you don't wanna be you know you've -- -- -- four nights to practice Thursday craftsman truck on Friday and everything else.
Which isn't that correct four days you know it's like that that's that's that's been home.
Yet we're trying to be sensitive to the the fans.
And make it more affordable and he delivered on his promise less than 45 days -- -- new position.
Well Don that's good news -- the same time though it's obvious that you feel you need to do this I mean are you are you -- and slowdowns.
And tickets concessions souvenirs everything.
I think overall you can see there are some slowdowns but geographically and demographically we see areas where we're doing quite well and New Hampshire you can find an MDC you know in the Daytona 500 you can find empty seats up.
You know it as you move around the country there is supply and demand -- we wanna do is stay ahead of the curve with positive initiatives that.
Again our objective is band's first lowered the cost of the -- having to travel to offset some of these other economic challenges that they might have.
-- business otherwise -- I I feel like business is good you know we we take the high road approach that you know there's going to be cycles -- the economy they're gonna move up the gonna move down and as long as you stay ahead of the curve you're gonna survive and so far you know we elected our tracks we've been able to manage expenses and moved -- on ticket sales by doing things that are unprecedented like this and it's probably won't be the last initiative that you hear from.
-- motor sports incorporated and certainly not from the world's greatest speedway Lowe's Motor Speedway.
Don as Kyle Busch can win every single race for the rest of the year.
Update pals the real thing and -- -- -- a great thing to earlier does have an unfair advantage of horsepower.
Act you know I I try to sell tickets and and do business but.
Yeah I'm not sure there's an unfair advantage or NASCAR user tries to keep a pretty level playing bill I think which you have.
Is an absolutely aggressive race car driver.
And absolutely good race car who is not afraid to step on the gas like some of the old guys years ago used to do -- And -- you know he has no fear.
Well said Don -- Speedway Motorsports Don thank you very much.
Let's thank hand and -- -- you take care and good luck let's compare NASCAR prices a believer of a graphic showing what ticket prices caused an old.
Tickets very around the country but here you go.
NASCAR Bank of America 500 Charlotte.
I guess that's down to ten bucks.
Atlanta Braves was at 74 to six.
Scores on a Carolina usually the small number -- first Carolina Panthers.
Four and fifteen dollars I guess to be the high end.
Down to thirty the Carolina Panthers winning -- fifteen of 38 dollars aren't --
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