Sarasota, FL (Feb. 27, 2012) - Start your engines! Cardel Homes and LWR Communities proudly present Ride of a Lifetime Tampa. This special event will bring together Cardel Racing’s Ferrari Challenge drivers and the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg in support of the Payton Wright Foundation in Lakewood Ranch.

There are two ways to win a fast-lap shotgun ride in a Ferrari 458 Challenge car on the Honda Grand Prix track Thursday, March 22 in St. Petersburg:

*Attend the country singing sensation David Nail’s concert at Joyland in Bradenton at 7 p.m. March 2 and take part in the live auction for two laps.

*Buy a raffle ticket at any Lakewood Ranch Information Center starting March 1, for $10 each and take part in the drawing at the Cardel Homes sales center in Central Park at 5 p.m. March 19, 2012 at. All proceeds raised will be matched by Cardel (up to $10,000) and will go directly to the Payton Wright Foundation.

Leading up to the big event, the public is invited to view the Ferrari Challenge racing cars from 11 a.m. -2 p.m. March 18 and enter to win, at Cardel Homes in Central Park in Lakewood Ranch, 4813 Great Park Blvd.Cardel will be providing refreshments, and everyone is invited.

About Cardel Homes
Since Cardel first broke ground in 1973, this family business has grown into a major builder, constructing more than 1,000 units per year in residential markets across North America. They offer a wide range of products including a dynamic single family portfolio, multifamily projects, and resort properties. Cardel Homes builds in Central Park in Lakewood Ranch. For more information go to

About The Payton Wright Foundation
The Payton Wright Foundation, headquartered in Lakewood Ranch, Fla., is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public organization founded in 2008 by Patrick and Holly Wright. The Wrights established The Payton Wright Foundation in memory of their daughter Payton, who passed away at the age of 5 from brain cancer. For more information go to

About Lakewood Ranch
Lakewood Ranch is the 8,500-acre award-winning master-planned community in Sarasota and Manatee counties on the West Coast of Florida. Just minutes from the Gulf Coast beaches, and cultural assets in Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch is already home to more 15,000 residents and features A-rated schools, a hospital, the Sarasota Polo Club, a 75-acre sports complex, its own Main Street with theaters, shopping and dining, and four million square feet of commercial property.

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