NASCAR is tightening up its safety protocols as COVID-19 infections continue to surge.
Starting this weekend, all NASCAR personnel will be required to wear a facemask in enclosed areas.
Masks will not be required in outdoor areas as long as people avoid close contact.
NASCAR returns to Watkins Glen with crowds at full capacity for this weekend’s tripleheader, starting Friday.
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How will this facemask requirement go over with fans? How does attending a live NASCAR race compare to watching on TV?