OLD ‘WINSTON’ ALL-STAR RACE WAS BETTER

I have never been a fan of gimmick races. Any event with planned stops, mid-race inversions or draws, and timed breaks does not appeal to me. And here comes NASCAR’s Cup Series All Star race, heavy on segments and conditions.Much like I wrote about my preference to the original Busch Clash, I carry that opinion on to the current All Star race. The inaugural "The Winston," named after series sponsor RJ Tobacco, took place as part of the Charlotte 600 weekend in 1985. The green fla ...

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