NASCAR America: Las Vegas’ second race, Charlotte upgrades


NBC Sports reports Nate Ryan joins Rick Allen to discuss New Hampshire Motor Speedway losing its September race to Las Vegas Motor Speedway beginning in 2018.

Ryan also reports on what Charlotte Motor Speedway is doing to prepare its road course for likely use by the NASCAR Cup Series as soon as fall 2018 in the playoffs.

“(SMI CEO Marcus Smith) did tell me today catch fences are on their way in, crash walls are on their way in for this road course,” Ryan said. “He said this is going to be a world-class facility they are spending a lot of money on upgrades. That tells you where they’re going with this.”

Watch the video for the rest of the segment.