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International Speedway Corporation Announces an Increase In Its Annual Dividend

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

International Speedway Corporation Announces an Increase In Its Annual Dividend14:00 EDT Wednesday, April 04, 2012~ Shareholders Approve Slate of DirectorsDAYTONA BEACH, Fla., April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Speedway Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select Market: ISCA; OTC Bulletin Board: ISCB) ("ISC") today announced an increase in its annual dividend and the re-election of three members to its Board of Directors.(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091005/FL87045LOGO )ISC declared an annual dividend of $0.20 per share, payable on June 29, 2012, to common stockholders of record on May 31, 2012, marking the 39th consecutive year that the Company has paid a dividend to its shareholders.  ISC paid an annual dividend of $0.18 per share in 2011.  Separately, at the annual meeting of ISC shareholders, the following members of the Company's Board of Directors were re-elected to a three-year term:  Lesa France Kennedy; Larry Aiello, Jr.; and J. Hyatt Brown.  International Speedway Corporation is a leading promoter of motorsports activities, currently promoting more than 100 racing events annually as well as numerous other motorsports-related activities.  The Company owns and/or operates 13 of the nation's major motorsports entertainment facilities, including Daytona International Speedway® in Florida (home of the DAYTONA 500®); Talladega Superspeedway® in Alabama; Michigan International Speedway® located outside Detroit; Richmond International Raceway® in Virginia; Auto Club Speedway of Southern California(SM) near Los Angeles; Kansas Speedway® in Kansas City, Kansas; Phoenix International Raceway® in Arizona; Chicagoland Speedway® and Route 66 Raceway(SM) near Chicago, Illinois;  Homestead-Miami Speedway(SM) in Florida; Martinsville Speedway® in Virginia; Darlington Raceway® in South Carolina; and Watkins Glen International® in New York.  The Company also owns and operates Motor Racing Network, the nation's largest independent sports radio network and Americrown Service Corporation(SM), a subsidiary that provides catering services, food and beverage concessions, and produces and markets motorsports-related merchandise.  In addition, the Company has a 50 percent interest in the Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway.  For more information, visit the Company's Web site at www.internationalspeedwaycorporation.com.SOURCE International Speedway CorporationFor further information: Charles N. Talbert, Senior Director, Investor and Corporate Communications, +1-386-681-4281