Atlanta to lose race in 2011
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Atlanta Motor Speedway will lose one of its two NASCAR Sprint Cup racing dates next season, clearing the way for Kentucky Speedway to finally secure a long-sought Sprint Cup race.
Atlanta Motor Speedway announced Thursday that it will hold onto the Labor Day Weekend event on Sept 2-4. It will be the first time in 50 years that the 1.5-mile track, owned by Speedway Motorsports Inc., hasn't hosted two Cup events.
Kentucky Speedway, an SMI track, has scheduled ...
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