News analysis: NASCAR All-Star Race moves to North Wilkesboro

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I’m breaking down the NASCAR Cup Series All-Star Race’s move to North Wilkesboro Speedway, its significance, and unanswered questions. The News Speedway Motorsports Inc. President and CEO Marcus Smith announced on Thursday at a press conference in Raleigh, North Carolina that the 2023 NASCAR All-Star Race will take place at North Wilkesboro Speedway. It’s the […] READ MORE


NASCAR drivers on what to do with the All-Star Race

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MADISON, Ill. — The most recent edition of NASCAR’s “all-star game” delivered yet another dud. Despite it being run on a 1.5-mile track, like Texas Motor Speedway, of which the Next Gen car elevated the quality of racing, this season. Yet Texas was the outlier. Two weeks later, aside from an appearance on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio […] READ MORE


The White Zone: NASCAR, what was that All-Star Race?

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Five hundred feet. Ryan Blaney was roughly 500 feet from taking the checkered flag, Sunday, at Texas Motor Speedway, when the caution flew for Ricky Stenhouse Jr. hitting the wall in Turn 2. Unlike a normal race weekend, the All-Star Race must finish under green. Even by NASCAR standards, this edition of the All-Star Race was […] READ MORE


Advertising a Race Weekend at Bristol

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Like many other race tracks in 2020, Drew Bedard’s plans for Bristol Motor Speedway hit a speedbump with the COVID-19 pandemic. The Food City 500, originally scheduled for mid April, was pushed to late May and ran without fans in attendance. Then, with restrictions on events in North Carolina, the NASCAR All-Star Race moved from […] READ MORE