© 2021 Cincinnati Public Radio
purple_waveback6.png
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
SPOTLIGHT: Your 2021 voter guide to Cincinnati's races for mayor, City Council, school board and more ahead of Election Day Tuesday, Nov. 2. >>
Sports

After Major Renovations, The Kentucky Speedway Is Ready For NASCAR Racing On July 9

kentuckyspeedway.jpg
Provided, Kentucky Speedway
/

The Kentucky Speedway in Sparta staged its first race event sixteen years ago this month. Since then it has hosted NASCAR, ARCA and other racing events, along with concerts and a variety of special events and racing experiences. 

The track just underwent a major renovation as the Speedway prepares for the upcoming NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 presented by Advance Auto Parts.

Joining us to discuss the history of the Kentucky Speedway and the track's role in the world of racing is Kentucky Speedway Director of Communications Tim Bray