Kentucky Speedway http://wvxu.org en NASCAR returning to the Kentucky Speedway this month http://wvxu.org/post/nascar-returning-kentucky-speedway-month <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s time again for the </span><a href="http://www.kentuckyspeedway.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Kentucky Speedway</strong> </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">to host the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Quaker State 400 Sprint Cup Race</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> at the track in Sparta. With a preview of what race fans can expect during the entire race weekend, both on and off the track, Lee Hay welcomes in </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Tim Bray</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, director of communications for the Speedway.</span></p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 05:00:05 +0000 Lee Hay 28099 at http://wvxu.org NASCAR returning to the Kentucky Speedway this month Billy Currington will play at the Quaker State 400 http://wvxu.org/post/billy-currington-will-play-quaker-state-400 <p>A song from country artist <a href="http://www.billycurrington.com/"><strong>Billy Currington</strong></a>, who will be performing at the <strong>Kentucky Speedway</strong> prior to the <a href="http://www.kentuckyspeedway.com/tickets/quaker_state_400/"><strong>Quaker State 400</strong></a> race on June 29.</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 05:32:05 +0000 Lee Hay 13662 at http://wvxu.org Billy Currington will play at the Quaker State 400 Area police talk smack while preparing for Kentucky Speedway race http://wvxu.org/post/area-police-talk-smack-while-preparing-kentucky-speedway-race <P>"Let the games begin," said Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones and Cincinnati Police Chief James Craig. Thu, 09 May 2013 16:31:55 +0000 Ann Thompson 12363 at http://wvxu.org Area police talk smack while preparing for Kentucky Speedway race How NASCAR aims to reduce its carbon footprint http://wvxu.org/post/how-nascar-aims-reduce-its-carbon-footprint <p>As Kermit the Frog so wisely noted, it's not easy being green, but in NASCAR's case, the stock car racing association is trying to drive more sustainable behavior with two programs that were launched this month.</p><p>Both programs aim to capture the carbon produced by on-track activity.&nbsp;</p><p>Kentucky Speedway spokesman Tim Bray says the track in Sparta is taking part in the programs as it has in&nbsp; previous years.</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 11613 at http://wvxu.org How NASCAR aims to reduce its carbon footprint Kentucky Speedway Season Preview http://wvxu.org/post/kentucky-speedway-season-preview <p>With better weather on the way, racing fans in this area are beginning to plan for the upcoming <a href="http://www.kentuckyspeedway.com/"><strong>Kentucky Speedway</strong></a> season. Lee Hay, an avid NASCAR fan, happily welcomes in <strong>Mark Simendinger</strong>, the general manager of the <strong>Kentucky Speedway</strong>, to preview the 2013 race weekends and especially this year’s third running of the <a href="http://www.kentuckyspeedway.com/tickets/quaker_state_400/"><strong>Quaker State 400</strong></a> on Saturday, June 29.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 05:32:00 +0000 Lee Hay 10238 at http://wvxu.org Kentucky Speedway Season Preview