MTSU Helping with Indycar Race in Downtown Nashville

Sep 21, 2020 at 11:04 am by WGNS

MTSU is partnering with Nashville to ensure the safety of fans and drivers at an upcoming Indy car race.

The Music City Grand Prix announced that the newest NTT INDYCAR SERIES race will debut Aug. 6-8, 2021, in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. The three-day international festival of speed and sound will be staged on a temporary grand prix circuit around the Nissan Stadium.

MTSU and the School of Concrete and Construction Management is working to create environmentally conscious concrete mixes while not sacrificing durability and strength for the race barriers and pit lane. Dr. Heather Brown, former director of the MTSU concrete program, told WGNS about the race course…

The Music City Grand Prix will be in August of 2021 and the course is in downtown Nashville.

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