Even as NASCAR leaves a Circuit Of The Americas race filled with contact and carnage, the sport’s best drivers head to a short track, where hard racing is always promised.
Through seven decades of NASCAR competition, Richmond (Va.) Raceway has not only been a fan favorite facility but resoundingly one of the competitors’ preferred places to race and to win.
If anyone could ever concoct a magic potion that would make every NASCAR fan in existence happy, they could bottle it and make millions, if not billions, of dollars.
Finishes back in the pack belie the speed shown by the ‘road course ringers’ racing NASCAR’s best at Circuit Of The Americas.
Tyler Reddick would not be denied
Circuit Of The Americas is unforgiving towards all of NASCAR’s best, even towards a seven-time champion, as Jimmie Johnson found out.
It was a masterclass by Allmendinger on Saturday afternoon.