In the aftermath of NASCAR announcing that the sport will run the next two race weekends without fans in attendance in an effort to stop the spreading of the COVID-19 virus, many fans that has tickets to this weekend’s race at Atlanta Motor Speedway wondered if they would get their money back for tickets that they now would not be allowed to use.
Answer: no. Atlanta Motor Speedway will not issue refunds to these fans, however they will issue ticket credits for these fans for any Speedway Motorsports, Inc. race in 2020 or 2021.
Statement from Atlanta Motor Speedway: pic.twitter.com/r8tiiHdgzt
— Atlanta Motor Speedway (@amsupdates) March 12, 2020
Fans have had a mixed reaction to the news, which was released by AMS via a statement on Thursday.
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