Following Austin Dillon’s win at Eldora Speedway, Tony Stewart told Claire B. Lang of SiriusXM NASCAR Radio what it was like seeing a NASCAR event run on his track.

“I was like a little kid who woke up on Christmas morning,” Stewart said of learning last year that NASCAR would bring the Mudsummer Classic to Eldora. “I was like, ‘You gotta be kidding me.'”

Listen below to hear Stewart talk more about the process of bringing NASCAR to Eldora, and what made the Mudsummer Classic, in his mind, “the perfect blend.”

Tune into Dialed In weekdays at 7 pm ET on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio, channel 91.

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