Race Week http://wfae.org en Race Week Kicks Off In The Dirt http://wfae.org/post/race-week-kicks-dirt <p>Another Race Week is underway. The Bank of America 500 takes place Saturday at Charlotte Motor Speedway.&nbsp;The buzz that surrounds racing is a new experience for many newcomers to the Charlotte area, including WFAE’s Tasnim Shamma. She’s from New York City – not exactly a NASCAR hotbed. But she's determined to learn about the sport, and the pull it has with fans. So she attended one of this week’s smaller races held as part of Race Week. It was a dirt-track event known as the Circle K Late Model Showdown. She shares some of her observations: &nbsp;</p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 04:17:11 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 13653 at http://wfae.org Race Week Kicks Off In The Dirt