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Concord Speedway

Concord Speedway is a motorsports facility located in the town of Midland, North Carolina, USA, southeast of Concord, North Carolina in the heart of NASCAR country. First opened in 1982 as a “short” (0.4 mile) dirt oval, five years later was paved and at the same time lengthening to a full half-mile with the addition of the third turn in place of the original backstretch.

Background: Concord Speedway

Located in the heart of NASCAR country, Concord Speedway features two adjacent oval tracks. The larger track, which has grandstand seating for 8,500 spectators, bills itself as the “World’s Fastest Half-Mile Tri-Oval” and it really is a sort of mini …

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