No Cup Series race for Kentucky. … Rather than at Kentucky, the 11th NASCAR Cup Series Quaker State 400 will be run at Atlanta Motor Speedway, a track that, like Kentucky, is owned by Bruton Smith’s Speedway Motorsports. Kentucky Speedway General Manager Mark Simendinger did not return phone calls Wednesday.
Why is Nascar not coming to Kentucky?
NASCAR cuts Kentucky Speedway from 2021 schedule; local economy to lose millions. SPARTA, Ky. (WKRC) – NASCAR left the Kentucky Speedway off its 2021 race schedule. It will cost the local economy millions of dollars.
Is Nascar coming back to Kentucky?
The Kentucky Speedway will not host the NASCAR Cup series in 2021, according to track Executive Vice President and General Manager Mark Simendinger.In a statement released Tuesday, Simendinger said, “Of course, we’re disappointed the Bluegrass State is not on NASCAR’S schedule for 2021, as the past two decades have …
Where in Kentucky is the Nascar race?
Kentucky Speedway is a 1.5-mile (2.4 km) tri-oval speedway in Sparta, Kentucky, which has hosted ARCA, NASCAR and Indy Racing League racing annually since it opened in 2000. The track is currently owned and operated by Speedway Motorsports, Inc..
Will there be a Nascar race in 2020?
The first race of the 2020 season was the Busch Clash at Daytona on Sunday, Feb. 9 at the Daytona International Speedway. This marked the 72nd season of NASCAR racing.
2020 NASCAR Cup Series schedule: Results, races, dates, times.
|RACE||Bank of America ROVAL 400 (Playoffs – Round of 12)|
|LOCATION||Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Course|
Who won the Nascar race in Kentucky today?
Cole Custer, a Cup Series rookie who entered the weekend 25th in points, won Sunday’s race at Kentucky with a masterful final restart from the fourth position. He muscled his way to the lead while taking the white flag, going four-wide with Kevin Harvick, Ryan Blaney and Martin Truex Jr.
Who owns Kentucky Speedway?
When was Superspeedway built?
Nashville Superspeedway is a motor racing complex located in Gladeville, Tennessee (though the track has a Lebanon address), United States, about 30 miles (48 km) southeast of Nashville. The track was built in 2001.
What is Kentucky’s next Speedway?
Kentucky Speedway losing its NASCAR races in 2021, will be ‘multi-use rental complex’ … Bob Pockrass of Fox Sports speculated Kentucky’s race weekend will be moved to Atlanta Motor Speedway in 2021.
What time is the Nascar race in Kentucky today?
NASCAR schedule 2020
|Sun., July 12||Kentucky||2:30 p.m. ET|
|Wed., July 15||Bristol (All-Star Race)||8:30 p.m. ET|
|Sun., July 19||Texas||3 p.m. ET|
|Thurs., July 23||Kansas||7:30 p.m. ET|
Is Kentucky Speedway a short track?
Kentucky Motor Speedway is a 3/8-mile short track located in Whitesville, Kentucky. The track was built in 1960, as a 1/4-mile track, with an infield figure 8 crossover added in 1981. But the track was later reconfigured to a 3/8-mile short track, while the figure 8 still have races.
What horse racing tracks are in Kentucky?
Horse Race Tracks in Kentucky
- Churchill Downs, Louisville.
- Ellis Park, Henderson.
- Keeneland, Lexington.
- Kentucky Downs, Franklin.
- Oak Grove Racing & Gaming, Oak Grove.
- The Red Mile, Lexington.
- Turfway Park, Florence (currently under construction)
Are Nascar fans allowed at races?
27-28, and there will be no restrictions on the number of fans allowed to take in the action at the World Center of Racing. Fans will be treated to two races – the Coke Zero Sugar 400, NASCAR Cup Series regular season finale, on Saturday, Aug.
What was the original 2020 Nascar schedule?
Original 2020 Cup Series Schedule:
|Race||Date||TV/Radio (All races on SiriusXM NASCAR)|
|1||Sun., Feb. 16||FOX/MRN|
|2||Sun., Feb. 23||FOX/PRN|
|3||Sun., Mar. 1||FOX/MRN|
|4||Sun., Mar. 8||FOX/MRN|
How many human races are there?
The Major Divisions of the Human Race
Most anthropologists recognize 3 or 4 basic races of man in existence today. These races can be further subdivided into as many as 30 subgroups.