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North Wilkesboro Speedway was a short track that held races in NASCAR's top three series from NASCAR's inception in 1949 until its closure in 1996. NWS was reopened in 2010 and briefly played host to several Stock Car series such as the now defunct ASA Late Model Series, USARacing Pro Cup Series (formerly Hooters Pro Cup) and PASS Super Late Models before closing again in the spring of 2011. The track is located on U.S. Route 421 about 4 miles (6.4 km) east of the town of North Wilkesboro, North Carolina. It measures five-eighths of a mile (0.625 mi (1.006 km)).

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Subcategory:Motor Sports
Subcategory Detail:NASCAR
Keywords:Abandoned, Carolina, Cup, North, North, Speedway, Stadium, Wilkesboro, Winston