August 15th, 2013 ROUSH Open House, Driver Autograph Session
The Roush Automotive Collection is pleased to announce the third Open House event scheduled for the 2013 summer season to be held on Thursday, August 15th from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Activities planned for the Open House event include a Roush Fenway autograph session, car cruise-in, RPP tours, drag race simulator, door prize drawings, and an engine build competition.
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race car drivers Greg Biffle and Ricky Stenhouse Jr., as well as, team owner Jack Roush will be on hand to meet fans and sign autographs from 5:30 pm until 7:00 pm. Autograph session times and appearances may be subject to change. Please call Event Hotline for details at 734-779-7276.
Autograph session line procedures: There will be two lines. Greg Biffle and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. will be in Line 1 that requires a wristband. Jack Roush will be in Line 2 that requires a wristband. Choose 1 of the lines to receive a wristband for. Limit 1 wristband per person. Once you get a wristband you cannot switch lines. Wristbands will be passed out beginning at 4:30 pm to those in line. 200 wristbands will be passed out beginning at 4:30 pm to those in line 1 and 100 wristbands for those in line 2 (300 total). Wristbands do not guarantee a signature. Limit 1 item per driver. Limit 1 item for Jack Roush. Line procedures may be subject to change. There is no cost for the wristbands or the autograph session. This event is free and open to the public. No Pre-registration required for the open house, cruise-in, engine build or autograph session.
Sign up to tour the ROUSH Performance Facility which is separate from the ROUSH Collection Museum. Shuttles leave from the ROUSH Collection to transport guests to the ROUSH Performance Facility where they can see firsthand what goes into producing a ROUSH Mustang. The tour will be held at 10:00 am and typically lasts 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes in length. Limited seating is available; to ensure your place on the shuttle please Pre-Register by calling 734-779-7290.
The Roush Automotive Collection Retail Store & Museum will be open from 9:30 am – 8:00 pm for your shopping needs and for free self-led tours. Come early & get what you need for the autograph session or to walk around the museum.
A selection of authentic race car parts are available for purchase. Treasure hunters will find race car body panels from the NASCAR ROUSH Fenway teams and race driven tires. Race driven tires are only twenty dollars each and are great to get autographed! A drag race simulator will also be available to test your reaction time. See if you have what it takes to be a drag racer.
A series of door prize drawings are held throughout the evening. Drawings will be held at 5:30 pm, 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm. Door prize give-aways include a pair of MIS Grandstand seat tickets for the Pure Michigan 400 on August 18th 2013. Additional door prize give-aways include a variety of ROUSH Fenway memorabilia. Contestants must be present to win. One entry per person per night. Multiple entries in door prize drawing will lead to disqualification for all prizes.
Two teams from the ROUSH Engine Build Department will compete side-by-side to see who can execute a complete engine build-up, including a live test run, in the quickest time. With all this fun you’ll be sure to work up an appetite, a local vender will be selling hotdogs, ice cream, nachos, soda and water.
Designated parking will be available around the Roush Automotive Collection and is free. The Roush Automotive Collection is located at 11851 Market St. Livonia, MI 48150. Market street is north of Plymouth Rd. between Newburgh and Levan Rd.