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Lightfoot defends NASCAR deal heavily criticized by downtown aldermen

Lightfoot defends NASCAR deal heavily criticized by downtown aldermen

4 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is defending her deal to bring a NASCAR race to the city's downtown area next year following mounting criticisms from City Council. On...
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Noah Gragson Gets A Ticket To Drive Fulltime For Petty GMS In Nascar's Cup Series In 2023

4 days ago   |   Forbes

Noah Gragson will make the move to becoming a fulltime NASCAR Cup series driver starting next season. Petty GMS Racing announced Wednesday the Las Vegas native will make his...
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'A bad deal': Chicago's NASCAR contract slammed by downtown aldermen

'A bad deal': Chicago's NASCAR contract slammed by downtown aldermen

5 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - New details about Chicago's deal to bring NASCAR to Grant Park next year are further fueling some city officials' displeasure with the upcoming event. Up to 100,000...
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Kyle Busch would take less money to stay at Gibbs; also mulls racing outside NASCAR

15 days ago   |   NBC Sports

Kyle Busch would take less money or a one-year deal to stay at Joe Gibbs Racing but still is talking with other teams and would consider leaving NASCAR.
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NBC Sports Sees A Unique Challenge With Nascar, IndyCar Double-Header Amid Year Of Strong Ratings

16 days ago   |   Forbes

NBC Sports is doing something unique this weekend. At Indianapolis Motor Speedway will be not one, but the two top forms of American motor sports, with both races on NBC...
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14 days of NASCAR? New report reveals how race will impact Grant Park

14 days of NASCAR? New report reveals how race will impact Grant Park

17 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Following news that NASCAR is on course for a stop in Chicago next year, city officials revealed new details about how the race will impact the downtown area. Crain's...
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Pocono Raceway Finds Sweet Spot On Nascar Schedule With Dedication To The Environment

20 days ago   |   Forbes

Pocono Raceway, one of the oldest tracks on the Nascar schedule, is one of the most modern motor sports facilities in America thanks to its dedication to the enviornment. With...
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Nascar's Move To Chicago Street Race Leaves Road America Wondering What Happened

20 days ago   |   Forbes

While NASCAR was feting Chicago last week, another track, Road America was wondering why they were left out, abandoned by NASCAR's top tier series after only two seasons.
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NASCAR star revs up Charlotte housing market

21 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

The green flag is waving and the race has started to be the next owner of a NASCAR star's 140-acre estate in the Charlotte area. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. listed his property at 355...
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Here are some of the craziest things past jackpot winners bought

Here are some of the craziest things past jackpot winners bought

26 days ago   |   WGN TV

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The current Mega Millions jackpot is $555 million , a life-changing amount of money for anyone lucky enough to win it, but what would you buy if you got the...
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