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  Industry News
February 17, 2015
Ozzy Moya, owner of the Orlando Speedworld and the Lakeland Dragstrip in Florida, has purchased the combination quarter-mile drag strip and half-mile paved oval, ensuring that the track will hold racing in the 2015 season.
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February 13, 2015
New this year, select fans will be paired with each crew chief for a random drawing to determine starting and pit road positions. The drawings will take place today at the FDOT Main Stage inside the Sprint FANZONE beginning at 3:30 p.m.
  Industry News
February 13, 2015
The board of directors has named O. Bruton Smith (pictured left) as executive chairman and Marcus G. Smith (pictured right) as chief executive officer of Speedway Motors, Inc. This change was approved Wednesday and is effective immediately.
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February 13, 2015
Former IMCA national champion William Gould has lent his expertise—and turned some laps—on the 3/8-mile oval. The racing surface was shortened and 350 truckloads of clay added in the process of reconfiguring the corners and banking.
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February 13, 2015
Disney would not provide details on what transportation projects would require the speedway's closure. The speedway lies south of the Magic Kingdom parking lot and west of World Drive. Petty Holdings informed employees Wednesday about the closure.