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AutoMatters & More: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series SoCal Weekend — Stock Car Racing at its Finest

AutoMatters & More: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series SoCal Weekend — Stock Car Racing at its Finest

NASCAR’s Monster Energy Cup Series Cup Series and Xfinity Series made their one and only 2018 visit to Southern California on March 17th and 18th at the two-mile, D-shaped oval at Auto Club Speedway (www.autoclubspeedway.com) in Fontana.

Auto Club Speedway is one of the fastest tracks in NASCAR. It is also wide (75 feet), enabling multiple competitors to race side-by-side and pass each other through its four turns – at over 200 mph!

In racing, pit work must be done as quickly as possible without making mistakes. Cars might be passed in the pits that could not be passed on the track. Work to be performed in a NASCAR pit stop may include changing two or four of a...

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