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NASCAR in New England and New York State

If you're a NASCAR fan planning a visit to New England or neighboring New York State, you may want to see a race at one of these NASCAR racing venues in the region.

Lime Rock Park
Although Lakeville, Connecticut's Lime Rock Park doesn't have a NASCAR race on its 2013 schedule, racing fans will want to know about this destination, which hosts major events like the SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series, Ferrari Challenge and the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series Championship.

Follow NASCAR and other auto racing news from Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont at NERacer.com. This Web site for New England racing fans also features photos, schedules and more.

New Hampshire Motor Speedway
New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire, is New England's premier auto racing track. In addition to NASCAR series races, the speedway hosts Legend Car races, mini stock car racing and more.

Stafford Motor Speedway
The historic Stafford Motor Speedway in Stafford Springs, Connecticut, hosts the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series and other auto racing events. Catch races, monster truck jams and other events here weekly from May through September.

Thompson International Speedway
Located in Thompson, Connecticut, Thompson International Speedway is a stop for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, NASCAR's only open wheel division. Check the Speedway's Web site for a schedule of racing action throughout the season.

Watkins Glen International Speedway
NASCAR enthusiasts can see NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series races at this racing facility in the Finger Lakes region of New York State, which at one time hosted the F1 United States Grand Prix and now hosts the U.S. Vintage Grand Prix in September.

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