NASCAR Driver Denny Hamlin to Launch NASCAR College Program at University of Alabama Today
Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Toyota Camry will be in T-Town today at the Locker Room giving students rides to class and playing Coke pong!
The reason for Denny's visit is to help Talladega Superspeedway launch one of two NASCAR College Programs. One being at the University of Alabama and the other at Auburn University. While Denny hangs with us here in Tuscaloosa NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Darrell “Bubba” Wallace, Jr. is in Auburn.
Prizes will be given out at the event, and both drivers will be giving select amount of students rides to class throughout the day. The first 100 students will win exclusive party passes to a hospitality area in the infield at Talladega for the Camping World RV Sales 500 and a seat on a charter bus to bring them to 'Dega on race day! Also, one lucky student will challenge each driver in a game of "coke" pong to win a BIG prize.
Here is a schedule of events for today at the Locker Room.
- 10:00-10:45 am - Driver interacts with students/photos
- 10:45 am - Driver takes student winner to class
- 11:45 am - Driver takes second student winner to class
- 12:10 pm - Coke Pong Competition with student who has most retweets that a.m.