LAS VEGAS -- Premiere Sports Travel of Cary, N.C., and Roadtrips of
Winnipeg, Manitoba, pay commission on Las Vegas hotel packages
including tickets to the Las Vegas 400, with events running March 1
For those on a modest budget, Premiere's two-night Imperial
Palace Hotel package is priced at $370 per person, double, with
extra nights available for $109 plus 9% tax.
The rate includes a ticket to March 3's NASCAR
UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400 in Section 1 or 3, rows 43 and above.
A three-night Luxor Hotel package, Premiere's most popular to
the race, is priced at $655 per person, double, with extra nights
available for $129 plus tax.
Premiere's midprice Luxor package includes tickets for the March
2 and 3 races in Section 3 above Row 30, as well as general
admission to Pole Day on March 1. Motorcoach transportation to and
from the track on March 2 and 3 also is included.
Premiere also features a package with identical components for
stays at New York-New York priced at $755 per person, double, with
extra nights available for $139 plus tax.
Commission is 10% on a company check and 7% with a credit
Roadtrips' base package to the Las Vegas 400 event is priced at
$897, per person, double, in Section 1 seats or $942 in Section 2
seats, including two nights at the Luxor.
Extra nights are $99 per person, double. Tickets to the
weekend's other events and upgrade seats also can be added.
Commission is 10%.
Also, Grand Prix Tours of Newport Beach, Calif., which has been
planning race packages since 1983, offers a two-night stay during
the Las Vegas 400 at Aladdin Resort and Casino for $495 per person,
double, with extra nights available for $215.
The package includes track transfers on March 2 and 3, daily
breakfast and a theme party March 1, with a NASCAR driver in
Grand Prix Tours pays 8% commission on the hotel package but not
the race tickets.
Vegas Clubhouse seats sold through Grand Prix Tours are $649
each, including a two-day seat in the top rows of Section 2 and
access to unlimited food and nonalcoholic beverages in a
hospitality room located behind the club seats.