Smith to Concord: 'We're here forever'
Nov 26, 2007 | Posted by: Charlotte.com | Full story: Charlotte.com
A news conference today touting billionaire Bruton Smith's decision to keep Lowe's Motor Speedway in Concord was long on congratulations and short on details about $80 million in incentives for him.
But after nearly two months of anxiety over the track's fate -- which Smith disclosed last Wednesday -- Smith turned to Concord Mayor Scott Padgett at the news conference and said, 'Mayor, I'll tell you, we're here forever.'
Smith stressed he had been seriously considering moving his track out of Concord. Read more
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