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Reports: 2020 NASCAR All-Star Race Being Moved From Charlotte to Bristol

BRISTOL, TENNESSEE – MAY 31: Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Autotrader Ford,and Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, crash during the NASCAR Cup Series Food City presents the Supermarket Heroes 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on May 31, 2020 in Bristol, Tennessee. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

According to two separate reports, one from Motorsport.com’s Jim Utter and one from Sports Business Journal’s Adam Stern, the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series All-Star race looks to be on the move from Charlotte Motor Speedway to Bristol Motor Speedway.

This will mark just the second time in the NASCAR All-Star Race’s history, which spans back to 1985, that the event will not be run at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

The only other time the event was held at another track than Charlotte was the 1986 edition, which was contested at Atlanta.

According to the report from Motorsport.com, the race will keep the date and time that was already announced, 7 PM ET on Wednesday, July 15th. Television coverage will remain FS1.

Sports Business Journal states in their report that the official announcement could be made as early as Monday night’s episode of NASCAR RaceHub on FS1.

To read the full report, which includes more details from Motorsport.com, click here.

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Toby is the Founder, Editor and go-to man for TobyChristie.com. He is also the co-host of The Final Lap Weekly Podcast. Additionally, Toby is a NMPA (National Motorsports Press Association) award winning writer, and has followed NASCAR as a fan since 1993.

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