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Speedway Motorsports purchases Las Vegas Speedway

...Speedway Motorsports Inc. has purchased the Las Vegas Motor Speedway and nearby real estate in a cash transaction valued...leverage and our operating leverage," Smith said. Las Vegas Motor Speedway opened in September 1996. The centerpiece of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/11/oth_247158.shtml
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NASCAR Newsmaker: Tony Stewart

...20 in the banking at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, plus a re-paving job...it worse. I talked to (Las Vegas Motor Speedway president) Chris Powell...that. Question: Was the Las Vegas Motor Speedway reckless in their thinking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/15/nas_120355.shtml
Nascar
Champ Car adds September race to schedule

...Champ Car World Series added a Sept. 25 race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to its 2004 schedule. The 300-mile event will...scheduled NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series race. Las Vegas Motor Speedway previously hosted the rival Indy Racing League...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/08/nas_421471.shtml
Nascar
Off-season work at tracks turns racing into year-round job

...Tony Stewart's criticism of the tires used at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in March wasn't forgotten when Goodyear Tire...International Speedway, California Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Pocono Raceway, Lowe's Motor Speedway and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/20/nas_177405.shtml
Nascar
NASCAR notebook: Yates and Parrott get fast ride

...spent considerable time gazing into the skies over Las Vegas Motor Speedway as supersonic jets, based across the street at...executive vice president and general manager at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, said the track is addressing that issue. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/05/oth_282831.shtml
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Benson no longer a long shot in Vegas

...win today's UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Although he was the fastest driver in two months...100 of 200 laps in the Sam's Town 300 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Bodine quit the Busch Series at the end of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/04/oth_305154.shtml
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Engine derails driver's record bid

...Sunday at the Shelby 427 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Kenseth's Ford erupted...1963. BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL: Las Vegas Motor Speedway made an 11th hour push to...the Sprint Cup Series and Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Hendrick and Roush combined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/02/nas_513240.shtml
Nascar
CART negotiating for Vegas race

...marketplace." The FedEx Series race would be at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, which already hosts a NASCAR Winston Cup Series...Series. "A partnership between CART and the Las Vegas Motor Speedway would be another way to showcase our facility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/02/oth_252142.shtml
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Timothy Peters ends drought with first Truck victory of the season

...for Red Horse Racing. It was his eighth career victory, but first at Talladega and first since last season at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Peters led a race-high 31 laps.A spin by Norm Benning brought out a caution with six laps remaining, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-18/timothy-peters-ends-drough
Fryer: Selfies can fix NASCAR's attendance woes

...race and seems to have the fan base to deserve consideration, but it can't get on the 38-race schedule. Las Vegas Motor Speedway wants a second date, but can't have one unless track owner Bruton Smith is willing to move a race at one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-02/fryer-selfies-can-fix-nasc