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NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag

...environments in all of sports and entertainment."The statement was signed by International Speedway Corp. and Speedway Motorsports Inc. ? which own most of the tracks in the Sprint Cup Series, stretching from Florida to New York to California...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-02/nascar-tracks-unite-ask-fa
Bruton Smith, Terry Labonte head newest class of NASCAR Hall of Fame

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Speedway Motorsports Executive Chairman Bruton Smith and two-time Sprint Cup champion Terry Labonte topped the newest group of five headed to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-20/bruton-smith-terry-labonte
Brad Keselowski spins into Team Penske teammate Joey Logano during rain-soaked race at Bristol

...a successful weekend for their spring race.Convinced the issues for the spring race were weather-related, Speedway Motorsports Inc. owner Bruton Smith had been pushing for an April race date.An adjustment got Bristol into April and ticket...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-19/brad-keselowski-spins-team
Changes to the NASCAR schedule might not happen

...inspection process."Newman admits the two biggest players in the business ? International Speedway Corp. and Speedway Motorsports Inc. ? probably won't move from their longstanding tradition of racing on Saturday nights or Sunday afternoon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-30/changes-nascar-schedule-mi
Fryer: NASCAR needs to tweak its schedule

...realignment, which would mean Bristol and its Speedway Motorsports Inc. ownership group would be responsible for...times pushed back and told us to work it out with Speedway Motorsports and see if there's someone to trade with. They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-03-17/fryer-nascar-needs-tweak-i
NASCAR chairman Bill France steady during credibility crisis

...sometimes. I'm proud to say sometimes I win. I'd like to win all the time," said Bruton Smith, owner of Speedway Motorsports Inc. and the late Bill France Jr.'s biggest adversary. "But I don't. We'll continue to go down the road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-09-21/nascar-chairman-bill-franc
Overtime

...speedway says Byrd died Sunday following a lengthy illness.Byrd had run the iconic Tennessee race track since Speedway Motorsports Inc. bought the facility in 1996. The track became one of the most popular in NASCAR under his leadership.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-10-18/overtime
Other sports | Sports
Tax breaks to benefit tracks

...incentives on the state level. That track will join the Sprint Cup Series schedule next year. The state will allow Speedway Motorsports Inc. to earn rebates over the next 10 years while it expands from 60,000 to 102,000 seats.Kentucky Gov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2010-12-22/tax-breaks-benefit-tracks
Nascar | Sports
Earnhardt's marketing machine continues to dominate sport

...Earnhardt sold it to Action Performance in 1997. That company eventually became Motorsports Authentics, owned by Speedway Motorsports Inc. and International Speedway Inc.Mattes now is the vice president of licensing and marketing at JR Motorsports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-02-12/earnhardts-marketing-machi
Nascar | Sports
NASCAR might review sponsorships amid NRA controversy

...gets a cowboy hat and can fire six-shooters loaded with blanks into the air.The NRA also sponsored a second-tier Nationwide race last September at Atlanta, which like Texas Motor Speedway, is owned by Speedway Motorsports Inc.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-04-12/nascar-might-review-sponso