Reliving the end of an era: The last Winston Cup season

The final season of Winston Cup racing was bookended by stops in the state of Florida but the 2003 circuit will be forever memorialized right here in Winston-Salem. This month, we’re featuring the last Winston Cup season and the Winston Cup’s 2003 champion, Matt...
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Exciting and New Things to do in Winston-Salem (besides visit our museum!)

If you’ve been on our side of downtown recently, you’ve noticed some changes. Construction crews can be found scattered across almost every block, and grand openings seem to have become a weekly norm. Development has taken off - and we couldn’t be more excited about...
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How our motorcycle collection exhibit honors a local legend

It’s no secret that Will Spencer is always game for the chance to hunt down valuable memorabilia for the Winston Cup Museum. That’s part of his job, in fact, as museum owner to make sure every guest inside the museum has a chance to see firsthand some truly authentic...
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How our motorcycle collection exhibit honors a local legend

It’s no secret that Will Spencer is always game for the chance to hunt down valuable memorabilia for the Winston Cup Museum. That’s part of his job, in fact, as museum owner to make sure every guest inside the museum has a chance to see firsthand some truly authentic...

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The story behind our Kyle Petty number 42 race car

He may never have won a championship during his 33-year career spanning multiple NASCAR circuits. But as a lifelong advocate for the sport and one of the most well-known names in the Winston Cup Series, our Kyle Petty number 42 car represents everything good about...

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The NASCAR crash that ended a career

They say NASCAR’s heroes of the 1950’s and 60’s were just everyday men who liked driving a little fast. Wendell Scott embodied that persona and more on his way to becoming one the sport’s trailblazing drivers who was involved in an infamous 1973 NASCAR crash. Inside...

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