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Cars race through Turn 8 on the second day of NASCAR’s first street race in downtown Chicago on Sunday, July 2, 2023.

Cars race through Turn 8 on the second day of NASCAR’s first street race in downtown Chicago on Sunday, July 2, 2023. The NASCAR Cup Series’ Inaugural Grant Park 220 resumed after a hold due to heavy rain and flooding.

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Chicago NASCAR Street Race 2023: Live updates and news

Follow along with every twist and turn of NASCAR’s race weekend in Chicago with coverage from the WBEZ and Chicago Sun-Times newsrooms.

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