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I spent the afternoon watching NASCAR at Lowe's Speedway. They were all there practicing for the Bank Of America 500 race on October 11. I believe this is done to test the car, engine, and tires. There was no racing, just them running their cars around the track. It's still a rush to even just watch this. I drove into the infield and got down into the pits to watch this testing. They would run several laps and then bring their car into the garage, make adjustments and then back out onto the track. Outside of family, this is the greatest rush I have had in my life, it's just fantastic to watch all the drivers. The bodies of the cars are not the same ones they use on actual race day but as you can see you still know who is who.
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