NASCAR driver flips car TEN TIMES in horror crash and is rushed to hospital

[ad_1] HERE is the crazy moment a NASCAR driver’s car flipped TEN times in a horror crash. Ford’s Ryan Preece was competing in the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway, when the accident happened. 3 Ryan Preece’s car goes airborne in the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International SpeedwayCredit: AP 3 The … Read more

Michigan Avenue traffic jam: Massive pile-up swallows up cars at Chicago NASCAR race

[ad_1] Chicago is used to traffic jams, but one that developed during Sunday’s Cup Series race in Grant Park may be the most unique of them all. As the cars made the turn from Michigan Avenue onto Jackson Drive in turn 11, William Byron spun out and made contact with the barrier. Both Kevin Harvick … Read more

NASCAR road closures cause traffic headaches downtown ahead of race

[ad_1] CHICAGO (CBS) — The NASCAR race action was just hours away Friday night – but if you were anywhere near downtown, you witnessed firsthand how the road closures for the race brought traffic to a screeching halt. As CBS 2’s Marybel González reported, it was already a headache Friday evening for some people trying … Read more

Downtown Chicago course presents significant challenge for NASCAR Cup Series

[ad_1] CHICAGO (AP) — There are seven 90-degree turns. There are manhole covers, and transitions from concrete to asphalt and back. The margin for error is small, and any rain will make the course exponentially more difficult. Welcome to the first street race in NASCAR Cup Series history. NASCAR brings its 75th season to downtown … Read more

Updated list of NASCAR road closures, construction in and around Grant Park this week

[ad_1] Tuesday: Southbound ‘curb lane’ of DuSable Lake Shore Drive will close at 6 a.m. from Balbo to Roosevelt Wednesday: Beginning at 8 p.m. all of southbound DuSable Lake Shore Drive will close, from Randolph St. to McFetridge Drive. Expect an additional lane closure of northbound Michigan Ave, Van Buren to Jackson.  Monroe Street will … Read more