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NASCAR drivers leave marks on Las Vegas Strip

The NASCAR Burnout made some noise on the Las Vegas Strip on Thursday.

The auto racing event, held at the intersection of Las Vegas Boulevard and Spring Mountain Road, kicked off the Fall NASCAR Weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

The DC Solar 300, part of the Xfinity series, starts at 2 p.m. on Saturday. The South Point 400, the Monster Energy Cup event, starts at noon Sunday.

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