Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord has added SAFER barriers and tires ahead of Sunday's Coca-Cola 600. The tire barriers, one expert says, could be better in areas where glancing blows are unlikely.
Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord has added SAFER barriers and tires ahead of Sunday's Coca-Cola 600. The tire barriers, one expert says, could be better in areas where glancing blows are unlikely. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord has added SAFER barriers and tires ahead of Sunday's Coca-Cola 600. The tire barriers, one expert says, could be better in areas where glancing blows are unlikely. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

Charlotte speedway adding safety measures a ‘positive thing’

May 23, 2015 06:56 PM

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