NASCAR & Auto Racing

Free visitors guides to NASCAR shops

Feel the need to race around to the NASCAR race shops in North Carolina? Then check out the new, free visitors guide from the Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau.

The guide contains a pull-out map detailing where all the shops are, as well as handy contact information.

It includes details about stops along the Dale Trail, a self-guided tour around the Kannapolis area relating to the life and career of native son Dale Earnhardt, the late NASCAR star.

To get a copy of the guide, call 800-848-3740 or go to

The bureau printed 100,000 copies of the guide, at a net cost of $20,000, spokeswoman Judy Root said.