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By David Morgan, NASCAR Editor NASCAR announced a handful of personnel moves among various leadership roles within the sport on Tuesday, with Ben Kennedy being named as the general manager of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series highlighting the announcement. Kennedy, a fourth-generation member of the France family, is the great grandson of NASCAR founder Bill France, Jr. His mother, Lesa France Kennedy, is the CEO of International Speedway Corporation, while his uncle, Brian France, is the current CEO of NASCAR. Over the past four years, Kennedy has raced inRead More
By Michael Guzman, Contributing Writer Homestead, FL – NASCAR’s annual state of the sport featured Chairman and CEO Brian France alongside President Brent Dewar preached patience and offered optimism, but suggested there will not be drastic changes to the sport as the sanctioning body fights stagnation in regards to attendance and TV ratings. “Attendance is up at many, many events, I think its 20 something events, 22 or 23,” France said, objecting to ESPN’s Bob Pockrass and his assessment of the season thus far. “And consumption has changed for everybody,Read More