If you watched the NASCAR Chicago street race, you saw something special, but in this article I'll give you a look behind the scenes!
NASCAR has been organizing the highest level of racing in America for the past 75 years, and this past weekend they pushed the sport forward in a new way. On July 1-2, some of NASCAR's best drivers took to Chicago's famous Grant Park for a first-of-its-kind street race. Ignoring the inclement weather that delayed the actual race, the event was a massive success.
I spent the weekend with NASCAR and McDonald's exploring the grounds, talking to drivers, and getting the full experience of what a street race in a major city looks like. Follow along with me as I break it all down!