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Kyle Busch car at COTA
NASCAR's famed Cup Series, including love-him-or-hate-him driver Kyle Busch, speeds to Austin. Photo by CMS & Harold Hinson Photography
John Hunter Nemechek car at COTA
The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will also race this weekend at the COTA. Photo by CMS & Harold Hinson Photography
Circuit of the Americas
The 3.4-mile road course will be brand-new track for the NASCAR drivers. Photo courtesy of Circuit of the Americas