Calling All NASCAR Fans!!!

Kimberly J. Williams
Arkansas native and racing legend Mark Martin brings NASCAR to The Natural State on April 1-2. Martin hosts the 6th annual Open House at the Mark Martin Ford-Mercury dealership in Batesville. The racing champion will be on hand each day to sign autographs and answer questions from his fans. The event will begin at noon on Thursday, April 1, and at 9 a.m. on Friday, April 2. Each day’s events conclude at 6 p.m. NASCAR Sirius / XM Radio Channel 128 will broadcast live during the two-day event.

Also scheduled at the Open House on Thursday, April 1, is NASCAR champion and racing commentator Darrell Waltrip. Waltrip will sign autographs and answer questions beginning at 1 p.m. On Friday, April 2, Tony Stewart, two-time Sprint Cup Series champion, will join Martin at the Open House to meet fans, sign autographs and answer questions from fans.

Mark Martin Ford-Mercury is home to the Mark Martin Museum, a state-of-the-art museum featuring several of Martin’s race-winning cars, trophies, racing suits and helmets, personal memorabilia, video detailing Martin’s award-winning career, and a museum store offering authentic Mark Martin merchandise. For detailed event schedules visit or phone 800-566-4461.

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