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NASCAR race tracks are where the racing magic happens. Each NASCAR race track has its own unique characteristics which make certain races more challenging than others. Check out these great NASCAR race track articles to learn more.

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How Stock Car Scanners Work

Scanners reveal the human element still very much at work in stock car racing. A good scanner lets you be a fly on the wall in your favorite driver's car. You tune to their radio frequency, and presto -- You can overhear all the conversations!


How Stock Car Scanners Work

How Stock Car Scanners Work

Stock car scanners help fans track conversations between drivers and their pit crews. Learn more about stock car scanners at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Are all stock car tracks the same?

Are all stock car tracks the same?

Stock car race tracks differ in size, racing surface and track configuration. Learn all about stock car race tracks at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How NASCAR Racing Grooves Work

How NASCAR Racing Grooves Work

Have you ever thought to yourself, I wonder how NASCAR racing grooves work? Read this article to find out how NASCAR racing grooves work. See more »

How does a NASCAR track physically change during a race?

How does a NASCAR track physically change during a race?

How does a NASCAR track physically change during a race? It changes from a solid track to a near-liquid form. Learn about how a NASCAR track changes. See more »

NASCAR Race Car Tracks

NASCAR Race Car Tracks

Each NASCAR race car track is as unique as its location. Find out more about the individual features of the tracks, and view pictures and diagrams. See more »

How the Daytona 500 Works

How the Daytona 500 Works

The Daytona 500 is the most anticipated race in NASCAR. Learn everything you need to know about the Daytona 500, and see photos and a list of winners. See more »