Iowa Car Show

Donation Could Include Pace Laps

Larry Jewett - August 31, 2011 08:00 AM

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Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa, will be presenting the 5th Annual Show ‘N Shine Hot Rod event. on Saturday, Sept. 17. Some of the largest car collectors in the state will have their finest automobiles on display during the show.

Exhibitors can pre-register their car for $10 on Iowa Speedway’s website ( or sign-up at the show for $15. Gates open at 9 a.m. and admission and parking are free. There will be food vendors and activities for the kids until 3 p.m.

Attendees who make a $20 donation to the Iowa Speedway Foundation, benefiting various non-profit organizations across the state, are invited to take their own vehicles for a spin around the track. An official Iowa Speedway pace car will escort drivers on a three-lap tour around the 7/8 mile track between 3–5 p.m. Everyone is invited to stick around for the free Great American Stockcar Series (GASS) race beginning at 5 p.m.