NASCAR Legend Mark Martin to Race on IWK 250

Posted at 2:06 pm on February 8, 2017 | Filed Under: Sports

Nascar legend Mark Martin will be the star driver attending this years IWK 250 at Riverside Speedway. Martin is a recent inductee into the NASCAR Hall of Fame and is known as one of the most respected and kind drivers in the sport.

Martin says the opportunity came to him when former NASCAR champion, Brad Keselowski reccomended the event. Mark says he hasn’t raced since 2013, and he’s excited for the challenge of getting into a race car again:


The IWK 250 Presented by Steve Lewis Auto Body is a three-day event starting Thursday, July 13 with the IWK 250 Tailgate Party. On Friday, July 14, it’s the NAPA Sportsman Series with a 100-lap championship points event, along with the Maritime League of Legends. Then, on Saturday night, Mark Martin will face the stars of the Maritime Pro Stock Tour for a 250 green flag lap race.