Is Nascar a Sport

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Richard Corning Writing 122 October 30, 2013 Is Automobile Racing a Sport? There are many arguments for and against auto racing actually being a sport. To understand this argument one needs to know what type of racing people are saying is a sport. Auto racing has been around as long as there have been automobiles. Every teenager, whether they admit it or not has raced. This type of racing however is not a sport if you ask me; this type of racing is known as street racing. On this type of racing people get together and race their suit up cars and see who is faster. There is no stress on the body, and not any practice needed to participate in this. This is one of the main reasons that most people believe that auto racing is not a…show more content…
Or if that’s not enough, get on the track and drive 325 laps nonstop for over a long period of time. Once accomplished, they’ll realize how physically exhausting the sport is. Sources "Online Dictionary." Online Dictionary. N.p., n.d. Web. 4 Nov. 2013.
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