Johnson Wins Sprint Cup Season’s Longest Race

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Johnson Wins Sprint Cup Season’s Longest Race

May 26, 2014 by  
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Six-time Sprint Cup Series champion, Jimmie Johnson, notched up his first win of the 2014 season in the longest race of the series on Sunday. Starting from the pole position in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway…

Coca-Cola 600 2014

April 9, 2014 by  
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This annual event at Charlotte Motor Speedway is a highlight of the Memorial Day weekend and has been since 1960. Drivers will compete over a distance of 600 miles…

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race 2014

April 9, 2014 by  
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The NASCAR Sprint Cup All-Star Race sees race winners from the previous season and winners from the current season competing over a distance of 90 laps …

Fourth All-Star Win for Jimmie Johnson

May 20, 2013 by  
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While Kyle and Kurt Busch dominated the first four segments of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday night, Jimmie Johnson crossed the finish line in first place, adding another victory to his impressive record which now includes four All-Star victories…

Coca-Cola 600 2013

May 17, 2013 by  
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As part of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, the Coca-Cola 600 will take place on Sunday May 26 at Charlotte Motor Speedway…

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race 2013

May 6, 2013 by  
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As the name suggests, the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race is a race in which the stars of NASCAR compete and includes race winners from the previous season, along with winners in the first events of the current season…

Kenseth’s Position Boosted by Charlotte Victory

October 19, 2011 by  
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Claiming first place in the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday, 15 October, Matt Kenseth has moved up to third position in points in the 2011 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship. Carl Edwards is in first position with points, and Kevin Harvick in second. While Kyle Busch took the lead in 111 laps of the race, Kenseth moved into a serious battle for the lead late in the race, bagging his third win of the season and moving up in the championship stakes. He is now just seven markers behind Roush Fenway Racing teammate Carl Edwards, and with Talladega Superspeedway next on the championship calendar, the competition is definitely heating up.

All Stars Won By Edwards

May 25, 2011 by  
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The very first NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race took place in 1985, and was hosted by Lowe’s Motor Speedway, which is known today as the Charlotte Motor Speedway. It was however named The Winston till the year 2004, after which it became the Nextel All Star Challenge until the year 2007. The drivers of this event consist of the winners of the previous season, as well as the winners of the Cup Series from the last ten years.

NASCAR Sprint All Stars Race 2010

April 9, 2010 by  
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Only the top drivers of NASCAR are eligible to participate in the NASCAR Sprint All Stars Race, which takes place at the Charlotte Motor Speedway on 22 May 2010. This fun annual event attracts thousands of spectators, as they are able to watch the qualifying drivers compete for the prize money, which is $1 million. [...]

Spring Food Lion Auto Fair 2010

January 26, 2010 by  
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Almost 120 thousand visitors descend on the Charlotte Motor Speedway each year, to marvel at more than two thousand vehicles and the approximate ten thousand vendor stores which offer everything from collector’s items to vehicle spares. This year over fifty clubs will be participating, from 8 to 11 April 2010, and it is going to [...]