Talladega NASCAR

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8:16 am
Mon October 8, 2012

Attendance Plummets for Talladega Race

talladegasuperspeedway.com

Attendance was way down for Sunday's NASCAR race at the Talladega Superspeedway.


Track officials estimate that 88,000 people were on hand for the Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500. That's the smallest crowd for a Sprint Cup race at Talladega since figures have been provided.


The Anniston Star (http://bit.ly/R6x320 ) reports the crowd was 20,000 less than the previous low of 108,000 announced for this year's spring race. It was 16 percent lower than last year's fall race.

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