Take a lap with your favorite NASCAR Sprint Cup driver prior to the start of the Kobalt 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday, March 8, 2009. Speedway Children's Charities Ride of A Lifetime Driver Auction features twenty five of the NASCAR's top stars up for bid on EBay beginning at 6:00 pm (EST) Sunday, February 22nd and ending at 6:00 pm (EST) on Sunday, March 1st. The auction can be found under the Sports Memorabilia Autograph Original category or click here

You and your guest will be given a pre-race cold pit tour and then you will receive the ride of a lifetime with your favorite driver during the parade lap prior to the start of the Kobalt 500. You will ride in the passenger seat of a Corvette convertible around the mile and a half Atlanta Motor Speedway. Proceeds from the auction will benefit children's organizations in the greater Atlanta area through Speedway Children's Charities as well as driver selected organizations such as the Shriner's Children's Hospital, the Jimmie Johnson Foundation, the Dale Jr. Foundation, the Martin Truex Jr. Foundation, Cerebral Palsy, the Jeff Gordon Foundation and Make-A-Wish.

Speedway Children's Charities
The mission of Speedway Children's Charities remains true to the ideals it was founded upon in 1982: To care for children in educational, financial, social and medical need in order to help them lead productive lives.

SCC provides funding for hundreds of non-profit organizations throughout the nation that meet the direct needs of children. Our vision is that every child has the same opportunities no matter what obstacle they are facing.