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NASCAR Tripleheader Weekend Returns to Kentucky Speedway July 2015

Kentucky Speedway (Photo: FOX19 File Photo) Kentucky Speedway (Photo: FOX19 File Photo)
SPARTA, KY (FOX19) -

For the fifth time in the tracks history, NASCAR's elite drivers will battle on the roughest track in NASCAR July 9-11, 2015 for three action-packed nights of racing when the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS), Nationwide Series (NNS) and Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) visit Kentucky Speedway.

"We are thrilled to maintain our position as the only mid-summer tripleheader weekend on the NASCAR schedule and we will again host the Nationwide Series for a return visit in September," said General Manager Mark Simendinger.

It will be the second time the NASCAR tripleheader weekend will be hosted in July featuring the NSCS Quaker State 400, a 300-mile NNS race and the NCWTS UNOH 225 opening the weekend.

Kentucky Speedway over the years has produced record breaking pole speeds, first-time winners along with fans seeing its first repeat winner in this year's NSCS the Quaker State 400 when Brad Keselowski took the checkered flag.

Fans can renew or purchase season tickets by calling (859) 578-2300 or visiting the Kentucky Speedway ticket office at 1 Speedway Drive in Sparta, Ky., just off interstate 71 Exit 57 and Ky. Hwy. 35 N.

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