posted on Dec, 13 2003 @ 06:06 PM
Plans for a Nextel Cup race in New York would help NASCAR to an even greater degree. Donald Trump has been active in trying to build a track and bring
a race to the metropolitan area.Atlantic City looks at what racing has done for Las Vegas and sees a definite benefit for South Jersey and the
Think about the number of people who live near New York City. Pocono tries to draw fans from the big city, but it's a pretty far. If the race track
was within a 40-mile range of New York City, it would just be awesome.
Auto racing can do so much for a community, from engineering to public relations. I don't think a lot of people realize just how big a business NASCAR
really is. So I think there's a lot to be said for and a lot to be gained by New York City and NASCAR from racing in the Big Apple.