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How do NASCAR tracks make money and how much?

Recent financial reports show how NASCAR tracks generate revenue and how much. Dover Motorsports Inc is a publicly traded company, the only company owning NASCAR tracks on Wall Street. They release quarterly reports details expenses and revenue. These reports allow a deeper look into the financials of the sport. Back...
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Detailing An Eventful Summer for Driver, NASCAR Industry Relations

July wasn’t exactly a banner month for relations between Cup Series drivers and the NASCAR industry at large. The underlying tension boiled over during the week leading up to the race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on July 12 when Speedway Motorsports Inc. revealed a reconfiguration of the venerable venue and emphatically emphasized that drivers were not consulted.
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Fugle and Byron clicking fast in their second time around

Rudy Fugle is off to a great start as a NASCAR Cup Series crew chief with the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports team. Fugle and his driver William Byron won the third race of the season and are third in points as the series takes a break for the Summer Olympics. Beyond those highlights, Fugle is just enjoying the challenge that comes with his role in NASCAR’s top series, and how everything is harder. He’s also still getting used to the races being much longer.
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Berry & Craig Split Throwback 276 Spoils

HICKORY, N.C. – Josh Berry continued a successful return to late model racing Saturday night by conquering the late model stock portion of the CARS Tour Throwback 276 at Hickory Motor Speedway. The victory for Berry comes one week after he won the Hampton Heat 100 at Langley Speedway in...
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Three vying for Miss Hammond

The Hammond Royalty Program coordinators, Liz Pizzi and Kailey Nourse are excited to introduce another group of fantastic candidates for the upcoming Hammond Heartland Days Royal coronation. All three of these young ladies are 16 years of age and heading into their Junior year at St. Croix Central High School.

Nashville to New Hampshire Average Running Position: HMS is slipping

The last time we took a look at Average Running Position and how it correlated to strength, the period under discussion was from Kansas Speedway through Sonoma Raceway. Hendrick Motorsports (HMS) was in the midst of their domination and Kyle Larson occupied five of the top 25 spots during that 45-day period.

Patrick Emerling's hometown, photo-finish victory 'absolutely incredible

Patrick Emerling christened Lancaster Speedway with a victory for the ages. After a late-race restart pitted the western New York native against Justin Bonsignore, his nearest threat for the championship, Emerling fended off a fierce charge on the final corner to win the inaugural Nu-Way Auto Parts 150 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race on Saturday night.

Analysis: Joey Logano’s title bid runs though 750-hp tracks

A cursory glance at Joey Logano’s first 22 races this year doesn’t inspire confidence, but the manner in which this season culminates falls directly into his wheelhouse. For that reason alone, he’s a legitimate title challenger. It’d suit Logano to win this year’s championship in a year where his only...

Gagne overcomes crash for 10th straight MotoAmerica win at BIR

Fresh N’ Lean Attack Performance Yamaha’s Jake Gagne has now won 10 races in a row in the 2021 MotoAmerica HONOS Superbike Championship, but this one was different. On Saturday at Brainerd International Raceway, Gagne crashed and still managed to win the first AMA Superbike race held at BIR in 17 years.