LAS VEGAS - More viewers tuned in to watch Sunday’s UAW-Dodge 400 than any other race in Las Vegas Motor Speedway history.
The 11th annual event drew a 7.1 final national rating, according to Nielsen Media Research. The previous high rating was a 7.0 in 2002.
It was also the fifth most-watched non-Daytona race in NASCAR history. The race’s rating increased nearly 13 percent from last year’s 6.3.
The UAW-Dodge 400 was the highest-rated sporting event of the weekend.