A special sneak preview was held for racing fans in Longview today, anticipating and upcoming event. The high powered racing machines of the 11th Annual Sadlers Smokehouse Armadillo Nationals were on display this afternoon off Loop 281 for race fans to see. Young and old got a chance to see cars in several race divisions up close, with some practicing for future driving. The 2 day event kicks off Friday night at Lone Star Speedway with qualifying and preliminary races. Drivers from 8 different states are in town to participate.