(OUTKICK) – NASCAR ditched Kentucky Speedway a few years ago, but the now abandoned race track is still getting plenty of use. Not from stock cars, though.
Due to sky-high inflation, supply issues and labor shortages, Ford is currently having to store thousands of new trucks at the 1.5-mile speedway until they are ready to be sent off to dealerships around the country.
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Earlier this week, Ford announced up to 45,000 vehicles would be held in its inventory this quarter until they receive essential parts – mainly chips.