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NASCAR purchases Iowa Speedway

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NEWTON (KWWL) -

NASCAR has taken over ownership at the Iowa Speedway in Newton, officials announced Wednesday.

NASCAR will host a special event in Des Moines on Thursday, December 12, to outline additional details on the purchase and plans for the future. Information on this event will be announced soon.

The 2014 Iowa Speedway season opens May 17th.

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