NASCAR has canceled its season-ending Champions Week in Nashville, Tenn., as a consequence of coronavirus issues.
The sequence held the multi-day occasion within the metropolis for the primary time in December 2019, which included concert events, vehicles doing burnouts on Broadway and the annual awards banquet, all with giant crowds in attendance.
“With the uncertainty surrounding the Coronavirus and the impact on the industry, this year’s NASCAR Champion’s Week and NASCAR Cup Series Awards originally scheduled to take place in Nashville will not occur. The 2020 NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series champions will be celebrated at the end of the season with more details to come. We look forward to returning to Nashville in 2021,” the sequence stated.
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NASCAR had a two-year cope with town that included an choice for a 3rd, in keeping with the Tennessean. Tennessee is experiencing a rise in coronavirus circumstances after coming into a Section 2 reopening.
Together with the awards celebration, NASCAR might be returning to racing in The Music Metropolis subsequent June, with a Cup Sequence race on the Nashville Superspeedway, which final held a NASCAR nationwide sequence race in 2011.