MIAMI— The steaks will never be so high as they are for 2018 Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
It was announced today that Homestead-Miami Speedway and Texas Roadhouse have entered into a partnership, bringing the restaurant’s award-winning food to the championship track during 2018 Ford Championship Weekend, November 16-18.
As part of the partnership, Texas Roadhouse will feature a pop-up restaurant in the GEICO RV Park during Ford Championship Weekend, giving guests a taste of their authentic dishes, including their fall-off-the-bone ribs. Texas Roadhouse will also have concession rights to offer fans exclusive menu options inside of the championship track’s gates.
“As the host of NASCAR’s championship races since 2002, we are committed to finding new ways to enhance the fan experience during NASCAR’s biggest weekend of the year,” said Homestead-Miami Speedway President Matthew Becherer. “Texas Roadhouse’s reputation as one of the nation’s best family-friendly restaurants allows us to bring a new and delicious product to the track for all fans to enjoy, helping add to the allure of Ford Championship Weekend.”
"Texas Roadhouse is excited to partner with Homestead-Miami Speedway,” said Managing Partner of Texas Roadhouse in Florida City Lisa Iannaconi. “We hope to wow every fan with our legendary food and can't wait to see this partnership grow!"
About Homestead-Miami Speedway
Homestead-Miami Speedway has been open since 1995 following an initiative to spur economic recovery in the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew. The Speedway is a 650-acre facility that features a 1.5-mile oval and 2.21-mile road course. The Speedway hosts on-track events nearly 300 days per year and generates more than $301 million annually for the region. In 2017, NASCAR crowned champions in all three of its national series at Homestead-Miami Speedway during Ford Championship Weekend for the 16th consecutive year (2002-17). Champions crowned at Homestead-Miami Speedway in 2017 were Martin Truex Jr. (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series), William Byron (NASCAR XFINITY Series) and Christopher Bell (NASCAR Camping World Truck Series). 2018 Ford Championship Weekend will be held November 16-18.
About Texas Roadhouse
Texas Roadhouse opened its doors in 1993. Since then, the company has grown to more than 510 locations in 49 states and 17 international locations in seven foreign countries. Texas Roadhouse is famous for its hand-cut steaks, fall-off-the-bone ribs, made-from-scratch sides, and fresh-baked bread.