The Tom Wood Group Indianapolis Speedrome powered by Lincoln Tech is proud to announce a cool kickoff to our newest big event weekend. Friday June 1st will feature a main event of Sony music artist Andrew Young live in concert on the track. Spectator admission is just $5 with all ages welcome. Before Andrew takes the stage around 9pm, a full evening of open Figure 8 practice is on the agenda for the Spring Shootout 90-Minute Figure 8, Thundercar Figure 8, and Factory FWD Figure 8 cars. A participant’s pit pass will also include entrance into the concert.
Andrew Young lives the music he sings. He opens his heart with every note pouring out the colors of his emotions and life experiences to paint you a picture with his voice. His catalog of creative original music and beautiful performances of familiar classic tunes covers a vast range of genres. Andrew is bringing a full band June 1st to help hit all the right notes and give a great evening of entertainment.
Former Star Search champion Andrew Young has appeared and contributed in many major company’s national commercials. He has performed in cites from coast-to-coast including major markets New York, Los Angeles, Detroit, and Chicago. On the strength of Sirius and XM Satellite Radio play, he has received national acclaim leading to a distribution contract with Sony/Orchard records. You can find his music on all the major streaming services and check out his channel on Spotify. He has performed alongside and opened for award-winning national recording artists Babyface, LL Cool J, Brian McKnight, Regina Belle, The Isley Brothers, Vanessa Williams, Norman Brown, Charlie Wilson, and many more.
Then on Saturday June 2nd, it is a Figure 8 fans delight! The main event is the $10,000-to-win Spring Shootout 90-Minute Figure 8 Endurance Race. Mark Tunny is set to defend his victory from the inaugural event. Joining the card for 2018 are the Shelbyville Auto Parts Thundercars and Lawrence Towing Factory Front Wheel Drives in Figure 8 competition. Tickets are $25 for those 13 and up with under 13 only $8.