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High, Wide & Handsome writes:
"Sound Off: What Would Your Ideal Schedule Look Like?"
Posted by Smiff_99 on August 19, 2010
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So I was sitting here last night, thinking about how lame NASCAR's "impactful" schedule changes were, and thought I'd make my own schedule. So here's what I would've done.

What stays the same: Daytona, Talladega, Charlotte, Bristol, Richmond (one race will switch to daytime, Martinsville and New Hampshire retain their 2 races (sorry, but Loudon's the only Cup track in New England.....WE NEED TWO RACES). at.

What changes: Homestead is no longer the season finale. Dover loses one race but goes back to 500 miles (we need a couple of good endurance races a year), Kansas is dropped from the schedule completely (screw their casino....what a bunch of bull), Pocono loses one race and it's reduced to a 400 miler, Michigan loses a date, Fontana loses a date, Phoenix loses a date (the Chase one), Texas loses a date (from the Chase), Chicago does not get a second date, Atlanta keeps it's one race, but is moved back to being the last race on the schedule......gotta respect tradition. Also, The Glen, Indy, and Infineon stay, but move.

What's new: Iowa, Road Atlanta, Mid-Ohio, Laguna Seca, ORP, Rockingham (2 races), and North Wilkesboro.

And here's how it would look all put together:

Daytona
Homestead
Fontana
Phoenix
Infineon
Texas
Bristol
Darlington
Martinsville
Dover
Loudon
Talladega
Richmond (daytime)
Road Atlanta
Charlotte (Memorial Day)
ORP
Michigan
Rockingham
Daytona (4th of July-ish)
Mid-Ohio
Chicago
Loudon
North Wilkesboro
Indy
Richmond (Chase Cut-off)
Darlington (Labor day--Chase Opener)
Bristol
Pocono
Iowa
Talladega
Charlotte
Watkins Glen
Martinsville
Rockingham
Atlanta

It's a little rough seeing as though I didn't factor in holidays and off-weekends, but you catch my drift. Thoughts?


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