Short-track mind

The bullrings of yesteryear could help NASCAR through its economic slump

Updated: August 18, 2009, 1:41 PM ET
By Ryan McGee | ESPN The Magazine

In the midst of NASCAR's continuing economic slowdown, race teams and racetracks have discovered that the best way to survive for the future is to turn back the clock to when the sport wasn't the billion-dollar juggernaut it's become in recent years.