Heavy post-race traffic lined up to get onto I-71 following the Quaker State 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at the Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Ky., early Sunday morning, July 10, 2011. This is the first-ever NASCAR Sprint Cup race held at the Kentucky Speedway. Traffic was backed up for hours entering and leaving the facility. David Stephenson
Heavy post-race traffic lined up to get onto I-71 following the Quaker State 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at the Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Ky., early Sunday morning, July 10, 2011. This is the first-ever NASCAR Sprint Cup race held at the Kentucky Speedway. Traffic was backed up for hours entering and leaving the facility. David Stephenson
Heavy post-race traffic lined up to get onto I-71 following the Quaker State 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at the Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Ky., early Sunday morning, July 10, 2011. This is the first-ever NASCAR Sprint Cup race held at the Kentucky Speedway. Traffic was backed up for hours entering and leaving the facility. David Stephenson

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