Published November 13, 2012
NASCAR today announced the '13 schedule for the Nationwide Series, which includes the series' first-ever race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. The 2.4-mile road course is located near Columbus and the HQs of series entitlement sponsor Nationwide Insurance. NASCAR last raced in Ohio in '08, with the running of the Camping World Truck Series event at Mansfield Motorsports Park (NASCAR
). SPORTING NEWS' Bob Pockrass
tweeted that the Mid-Ohio race "will be sponsored by Nationwide ... Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200."