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Kentucky Speedway has parking solution

DAYTONA, Fla. — Kentucky Speedway officials are trying to make nice after the horrendous parking snafus that plagued the Sprint Cup race there last June in Sparta, Ky.

"We had a little traffic problem," Bruton Smith, chairman and CEO of Speedway Motorsports Inc., said during the NASCAR Media Tour last week. "This time, we'll get it right. We'll never experience traffic problems like that again. We've taken ownership of the problem and we're fixing it. Whatever could go wrong probably went wrong as far as traffic was concerned."

The "fixing it" part includes buying 150 additional acres of land that will be used for parking, building a tunnel...