NASCAR media tour musings
CONCORD, N.C. -- Call it the feel-good tour. Every year in January, the NASCAR media tour is all about optimistic outlooks, sometimes unrealistically so.
It's also about stroking sponsors and giving them as much attention as possible from more than 200 journalists in attendance. It's 100 percent self-promotion, and that's OK, just part of the show.
It can get a little preachy at times, but last's week four-day tour was more about continuing last season's momentum. ...
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