Before impound racing, NASCAR knew it had to find a balance between drivers who could afford to use one setup to qualify in a race and another in the actual race, and drivers who had to make do with a single setup.
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The popularity of NASCAR rose dramatically and for the first time every race was covered live on television. The 1989 NASCAR Winston Cup title was taken by first-time champion Rusty Wallace. See all results from the 1989 NASCAR Grand National season here.
Announcements of new rules leadership and sponsors made the 2003 NASCAR season last of its kind. Find out all the changes announced for NASCAR during 2003 -- and see exciting race pictures from the season -- with our 2003 NASCAR Winston Cup recap.