Why Talladega has the best fan experience of any sport

The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
October 05, 2018 - 11:30 am

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Grant Lynch, Chariman of Talladega Motor Speedway joins Rick and John to preview 'Dega 2018. Grant is live with Rick and John and proud to announce upgrades to the track that include an improved garage, fan experience and bigger seats. He talks about getting ready to retire and the new Pit Road Fan Zone that will be his swan song as the Chairman of Talladega. Rick presses Grant on the fan access and he says the fans just want access to their favorite driver. Grant details the new Victory Lane and how the fans will be closer to the drivers than ever before. Grant also talks about the overall econimic experience of a NASCAR Race at Talladega and they provide more for your dollar than any other sport. 

Grant talks about his personal favorite part of race day at Talladega and it's because Dega is part of the Playoff and the unknown nature of the race. Plus, Grant loves the party that the fans bring to the track with the costumes and festival like vibe. Grant also mentioned last weekends Race at Charloette with the modified "Roval" set up and how impressed he was with their ability to reinvent the track and format. They wrap up with the details of Race Weekend and how kids can get in at a special rate. 

Click below to get your racin' on with Grant Lynch.