Bracket racer turned racetrack owner: “Funny Car” Chris Northup

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Luke welcomes big dollar bracket racing extraordinaire, and now perhaps the youngest race track owner in the industry: Gleason Raceway Park’s own Christopher Northup. Funny Car Chris tells us how a kid from the big city of Boise, Idaho came to own a small race track in rural Gleason, TN, and details their HUGE opening night (last weekend, their spectator count exceeded the town’s population)! Chris shares his vision for the race track, where bracket racing fits in, and much more…

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