HICKORY, NC – One of the true legends of auto racing will be making an appearance at the inaugural Carolina Auto Racing Show (CARS) on Friday January 13th, as Robert Yates will be signing autographs from 11:00 AM – Noon in the Roush Yates Performance Products display.
Yates, a Charlotte, NC native is widely regarded as one of the greatest engine builders in stock car racing history. The 1999 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion car owner is still active in the sport as he is the exclusive supplier of the NASCAR Spec-Engine program.
“What an honor to have Robert Yates visit CARS’ inaugural show,” said CARS director Jimmy Schiltz. “Our staff has worked
many long hours to promote CARS and to be able to make such an announcement as this is something we can all be proud of.”
“Roush Yates Performance Parts have been a key part of the show to this point and we are very thankful to have such great
exhibitors as them,” added Schiltz.
The inaugural Carolina Auto Racing Show (CARS) will take place on January 13-14 at the Hickory Metro Convention Center in
Hickory, NC Show hours are from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM both Friday and Saturday. The show is open to the public with a $10 general admission ticket.
Many seminars will also take place in conjunction with the show that is FREE to attend. For more information please visit