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North Wilkesboro Speedway was a short track that held races in NASCAR's top three series from NASCAR's inception in 1949 until its closure in 1996, including 93 Sprint Cup Series races. NWS was reopened in 2010 and briefly played host to several Stock Car series such as the now defunct ASA Late Model Series, USARacing Pro Cup Series, and PASS Super Late Models before closing again in the spring of 2011. The track is located on U.S. Route 421 about 4 miles (6.4 km) east of the town of North Wilkesboro, North Carolina. It measures five-eighths of a mile with a unique feature of an uphill backstretch and the downhill frontstretch.

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  • North Wilkesboro Speedway was a short track that held races in NASCAR's top three series from NASCAR's inception in 1949 until its closure in 1996, including 93 Sprint Cup Series races. NWS was reopened in 2010 and briefly played host to several Stock Car series such as the now defunct ASA Late Model Series, USARacing Pro Cup Series, and PASS Super Late Models before closing again in the spring of 2011. The track is located on U.S. Route 421 about 4 miles (6.4 km) east of the town of North Wilkesboro, North Carolina. It measures five-eighths of a mile with a unique feature of an uphill backstretch and the downhill frontstretch.
  • De North Wilkesboro Speedway is een ovaal circuit gelegen nabij North Wilkesboro in de Amerikaanse staat North Carolina. Het werd geopend in 1947 en vanaf de start van het eerste NASCAR seizoen in 1949 stond het circuit op de kalender van het kampioenschap. Vanaf 1951 werd er twee keer per jaar een NASCAR race gehouden tot 1996, toen er voor de laatste keer gereden werd. Daarna werd het in gebruik genomen voor wedstrijden in kleinere evenementen. Het circuit heeft een lengte van 0,625 mijl (1 km). De tribunes rond het circuit hebben een capaciteit om veertigduizend toeschouwers te ontvangen.
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