Chicagoland Speedway is giving fans a little extra incentive for fans to buy tickets to their Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series kickoff race for the 2017 playoffs.
The track announced Monday that fans who purchase single-day tickets for the Sept. 17 race between now and the Daytona 500 will receive a full refund if Dale Earnhardt Jr. can win the 59th running of the Great American Race, Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. ET on FOX.
Earnhardt is a two-time Daytona 500 champion, winning the prestigious race in 2004 and 2014. After missing the final 18 races of the 2016 while making a full recovery from a concussion, Earnhardt is set to make a return to racing.
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Eligibility for “Winning with Dale” is limited to single-day Chicagoland Speedway NASCAR Cup Series purchasers in all sections of the grandstands by using offer code: 17DALE500.
“Following the successful 15th Anniversary season Chicagoland Speedway witnessed in 2016, we are thrilled to welcome an exciting new format during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series weekend,” said Chicagoland Speedway President, Scott Paddock, “We are extremely proud to host the kickoff race of NASCAR’s playoffs at Chicagoland Speedway for the seventh consecutive season.”