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Shakedown Session: Bristol’s Backwards Mentality: Lodging Up, Attendance Down, Mistakes All Around

For years, the true Taj Mahal of motorsports was the night race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Getting a Bristol night race ticket five years ago was about as likely as Dolly Parton taking Dollywood out of Pigeon Forge. It wasn’t unheard of for Bristol night race tickets to be contested in divorce cases! The action …

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Shakedown Session: NASCAR’s New Kid on the Block

NASCAR fans have seen more than their fair share of developmental drivers come and go. For every Trevor Bayne that gets discovered, there’s about 10 Ryan Hemphills who don’t break through to the next level. And when Kyle Busch Motorsports signed 23-year old Shinnston, W.V. native Josh Richards, most casual fans were left scratching their …

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