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Roundtable: Industry Leaders Discuss New Chase Format's Impact On NASCAR

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 14 / 14

NASCAR’s premier series wraps up its season Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway with the conclusion of a revised Chase for the Sprint Cup that has garnered the sport a significant spike in interest. The championship winner -- Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick, Denny Hamlin or Ryan Newman -- will only ...

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Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NASCAR

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