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Wheeler suggests putting more than one car on track during qualifying

Updated: May 26, 2007, 8:40 PM ET
By Marty Smith | ESPN.com

CONCORD, N.C. -- Lowe's Motor Speedway president Humpy Wheeler is calling for NASCAR to add greater entertainment value to its qualifying format by placing more than one car on the racetrack at once.

Wheeler told ESPN.com Saturday that attendance for LMS pole day has steadily declined since 2001, and anticipates NASCAR will make some sort of alteration for 2008.

"It needs more drama," Wheeler said. "I understand why they do it, but the fact that you've already got 35 people [guaranteed] ...

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