For six years, Kansas Speedway has hosted the IRL IndyCar Series race on July 4th weekend. In 2007, that all changes with the Kansas Lottery Indy 300 race moving to April 29 and becoming the final IRL race prior to the Indianapolis 500.
Kansas Speedway's affect on the Chase for the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup
The Chase for the Nextel Cup makes its final stop at Homestead-Miami Speedway with five drivers having a shot at walking away a champion in what has become one of the closest championship point races. As the drivers compete for the coveted trophy, we look back at how the Banquet 400 at Kansas Speedway shaped the championship chase.