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NASCAR's Brickyard 400 Attendance Continues To Fall; Heat, Uneventful Racing Played Role

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 25 / 16

Attendance at NASCAR races "has plummeted" in recent years, and despite several years of crowds over 200,000, yesterday's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway "might not have topped 50,000," according to Gregg Doyel of the INDIANAPOLIS STAR. Last year's race had an "estimated crowd of 75,000...

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