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Speedways, makeshift shelters offer rest to storm evacuees

Some of the Southerners escaping Hurricane Florence have found refuge in makeshift shelters, including campgrounds at three of the nation's largest …


Hurricane Florence: Charlotte, Atlanta speedways open campgrounds for evacuees

Evacuees evading Hurricane Florence have options thanks to NASCAR.<p>Charlotte Motor Speedway announced Tuesday it will open its campgrounds beginning …


NASCAR’s Bristol Motor Speedway, Talladega Superspeedway Opens to Hurricane Florence Evacuees

Two more NASCAR race tracks open their campgrounds to evacuees of the pending storm.<p>Sean Gardner—Getty Images<p>Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama and …

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Charlotte Motor Speedway Opens Campground to Hurricane Florence Evacuees

Sep 11, 2018<p>CONCORD, N.C. -- Charlotte Motor Speedway will open its Rock City Campground beginning at noon on Tuesday for evacuees heading west or …


NASCAR Tracks in Georgia, North Carolina Offer Refuge for Hurricane Florence Evacuees

Atlanta Motor Speedway and Charlotte Motor Speedway open campgrounds ahead of the storm.<p>Brian Lawdermilk—Getty Images<p>Speedway Motorsports Inc. tracks …


Kahne out next three races, Smith will substitute for No. 95

<b>CONCORD, N.C.</b> – Kasey Kahne will continue to sit out from Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series competition this coming weekend in Las Vegas, as well as …

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700 Marines will be in Charlotte this week. Here’s why.

Military might arrived in Charlotte Tuesday as an AH-1 Cobra, UH-1 Huey, V-22 Osprey and CH-53 Super Stallion landed near First Ward Park in …


Charlotte Motor Speedway rolls out improved Patriot Partners program

CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 28, 2018) - Keeping with its long-standing tradition of honoring the nation's Armed Forces, Charlotte Motor Speedway has rolled …

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Dog allegedly starved by South Carolina woman gets new leash of life

A dog found severely emaciated and starving in Laurens County earlier this month is on the road to recovery in Columbia.


Goodyear Won’t Let Rain Stop NASCAR at Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval

The exclusive tire for the race series is committed to bringing wet weather tires to the roval race.<p>Bob Leverone—Getty Images for NASCAR<p>Goodyear will …


Rain tires approved for use on Charlotte ROVAL

CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 24, 2018) - If the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL™ gets wet during the Bank of America ROVAL™ 400, the action on the track is …


Rocky ROVAL ice cream, Redneck ROVAL burger rev up refreshments at Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 23, 2018) - Charlotte Motor Speedway's inaugural race on the new 2.28-mile, 17-turn ROVAL™ will ignite fans' senses as the …

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Charlotte reveals Bank of America ROVAL 400 trophy

CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 18, 2018) - A striking, three-foot-tall trophy made of acrylic and metal and featuring iconic images known to Charlotte residents …

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Sammy Hagar and The Circle headlining Rock the ROVAL party

CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 18, 2018) - The speed limit is 55 miles per hour on Bruton Smith Boulevard, but Charlotte Motor Speedway has the answer for those …

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Speedway Motorsports Inc. Offers Weather Guarantee for NASCAR Races

The family of race tracks is offering a ticket-exchange program for rained-out races.<p>Robert Laberge—Getty Images<p>Speedway Motorsports Inc. has issued …


Power impressed with Charlotte Motor Speedway “roval”

While visiting Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday during the Parade of Power tour, Team Penske’s Will Power got a chance to sample the newly …


Proposed 2019 NASCAR rules package surfaces

Sweeping changes proposed for the 2019 NASCAR rulebook<p>Remember that Charlotte All-Star race package? Well, that package has been proposed for a much …


Staff picks for today’s Cup race at New Hampshire

Here’s a look at who the NBC Sports staff is picking to win today’s Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.<p><b>Nate Ryan</b><p>Denny Hamlin. The Joe Gibbs …


New Hampshire Cup race in rain delay

The Foxwoods Resort & Casino 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway is in a rain delay.<p>The race was scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. ET. The start time had …

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New Hampshire Cup race underway after rain delay

The Foxwoods Resort & Casino 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway is underway after a three hour and 24 minute rain delay.<p>The race had been scheduled …


Second Group of NASCAR Drivers Tackle Charlotte Motor Speedway 'Roval'

Latest NASCAR drivers to try out the road course-oval hybrid predict a physical race in September.<p>Bob Leverone—Getty Images<p>After approximately half …


Charlotte Motor Speedway installing synthetic turf

CONCORD, N.C (July 18, 2018) - In preparation for a Fall Season of Speed like no other in its illustrious history, Charlotte Motor Speedway on …

Watch live: Cars on track at Charlotte road course

The afternoon session of Tuesday’s road course test at Charlotte Motor Speedway is underway. We’re live-streaming cars on track on our YouTube …


Roval course could derail NASCAR's big three in playoffs

The Roval course at Charlotte Motor Speedway will play a prominent part in determining who wins the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs.


NASCAR Xfinity Series: Length of Charlotte roval race confirmed

For the first time ever, the NASCAR Xfinity Series is set to race on the Charlotte Motor Speedway roval. The length of that race has been …


Drivers have an eventful day of testing on ‘roval’ course at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Hear from different drivers about the test session held on the road course at Charlotte Motor Speedway.


Bubba Wallace wrecks during Charlotte road course test

Bubba Wallace’s test day on the Charlotte Motor Speedway road course ended early when his No. 43 Chevrolet plowed in a Turn 1 tire barrier during the …


NASCAR drivers get used to Charlotte Roval at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Several NASCAR drivers made their way to Charlotte Motor Speedway to test the Charlotte Roval for the first time.


NASCAR: Charlotte Motor Speedway officially unveils Bank of America ROVAL 400

You can even drive on the ROVAL before the Cup Series drivers race on it this fall.<p>What exactly is the ROVAL? Charlotte Motor Speedway showed the …


Charlotte Motor Speedway introduces Bank of America ROVAL 400

CONCORD, N.C. (July 9, 2018) - Charlotte Motor Speedway expanded on its groundbreaking new era of innovation on Monday, with the unveiling of a new, …