NASCAR racing returns to Gateway

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(KTVI)-- NASCAR is revved up and ready to go for this weekend at Gateway.

This is a very exciting time for NASCAR fans in the area. This is the first time in 4 years that NASCAR has taken center stage in the St. Louis region.

The NASCAR Camping Truck World Series is one of three national divisions of NASCAR including, the Sprint Cup Series and the nationwide series, NASCAR debuted the popular truck series in 1995.

All the festivities kick off Saturday at 8am. General admission will be $40 and kids under 12 will be $10.