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3 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

Track to celebrate its roots, looking forward to racing in 2015

It all started in the fall of 1949, when a crisp breeze toyed with the loose soil of an old cotton field on the west side of rural Darlington, South Carolina.

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7 hrs ago | AutoWeek

IndyCar drivers hope Firestone tire test at Texas helps reduce pack racing

A Firestone tire test at Texas Motor Speedway offered IndyCar teams the ability to review their oval aero package and gain data while the Izod IndyCar Series had two drivers in particular -- Marco Andretti and Ed Carpenter -- helping the sanctioning body find the perfect package to enhance the racing on the 1.5-mile oval for the Firestone 600.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

BleacherReport

Why NASCAR Fans Don't Have Much to Complain About

I may get an argument from the stick-and-ball crowd, especially the footballers over in Europe.

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Star-Telegram.com

IndyCar Series

Tony Kanaan drives the number 10 Target car during the Open Firestone Tire Test at Texas Motor Speedway Wednesday April 16, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Examiner.com

Historics: MINI to set pace at 2014 Watkins Glen U.S. Vintage Grand Prix

In a press release issued on Wednesday, April 16, Watkins Glen International announced that once again this year the MINI will serve as the official pace car of the Glenora Wine Cellars United States Vintage Grand Prix presented by Welliver.

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The Indianapolis Star

People's race car still in need of funds for Indy 500 runPeople's...

Jason Godby , and partner Travis Tetrault of the Cutters RT team, which is trying to raise one million dollars through collecting $100 apiece signatures, and hope to run the car in the upcoming Indianapolis 500, Monday, April 7, 2014.

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Paddock Talk

Enjoy The Glen Up Close and Personal

Watkins Glen International continues to make fans their first priority by offering the chance to witness the excitement of on-track action free of charge from the Fans R1st Viewing Area.

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Paddock Talk

Darrell Waltrip Educates Samford University Students On Talladega...

Four-time Talladega Superspeedway winner and three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Darrell Waltrip was at Samford University in Birmingham on Tuesday, showcasing his historic No.

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Detroit Free Press

NASCAR: With ratings going up, Talladega qualifying moving to main Fox network

In the most emphatic endorsement yet of NASCAR's move to knockout qualifying, the time trials once regarded as the season's most laborious will become among its most highly visible.

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Paddock Talk

Cotton And Phoenix International Raceway Hit The Big Screen To...

Cotton Incorporated and Phoenix International Raceway are taking to the silver screen to spread the word about the Blue Jeans Go Greena denim recycling program that was showcased at PIR during last month's NASCAR race weekend.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Weatherford man becomes NASCAR driver

It was his goal as a teenager; now 40, that dream is on the verge of reality for Weatherford businessman Ted Minor.

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The Kansas City Star

NASCAR's Kyle Larson thrives while doing double duty

Larson moved full-time into the Sprint Cup series this season, taking over the No.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Chase Elliott honors family ties as he builds NASCAR star-power

Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington: Kevin Harvick evin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on April 12, 2014 in Darlington, South Carolina.

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Rice Lake Online

Maple syrup firm sweet on NASCAR promotion

2 Nationwide car Dave Greschner Sports editor Anderson's Maple Syrup west of Cumberland has a sweet connection this season with NASCAR racing.

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Paddock Talk

After Action-Packed Weekend, NASCAR Takes A Cool Down Lap

Five hundred miles at Darlington Raceway. It's a challenging, exhausting endeavor - and on Saturday night, the Southern 500 needed overtime.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

House questions tax cut for Daytona Rising TALLAHASSEE a " Floridians...

Floridians should expect the return of the popular “back-to-school” sales-tax holiday this August.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Paddock Talk

Bowman Brings Home Top-30 Finish In Darlington

Alex Bowman and the No. 23 Dr Pepper Toyota Camry team finished 29th at Darlington Raceway on Saturday night.

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Motorsport.com

Conway choice pays dividends early for Carpenter team

The cross-continent, multi-series schedule was Mike Conway's choice because he enjoys nothing more than the pursuit of victory no matter the series or racetrack.

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Paddock Talk

BK Racing News: Truex Slowed By Early Race Accident, Rebounds To Finish Race At Darlington

Ryan Truex and the No. 83 Borla Exhaust Toyota Camry team finished 40th at Darlington Raceway on Saturday evening.

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The Jackson Sun

Local briefs: Ford Mustang caravan to pass through Hub City; Budget...

Cars from every decade met in Norman, Okla., on Sunday to join one of two Pony Drive caravans -- one headed to Charlotte Motor Speedway and the other to Las Vegas Motor Speedway, according to a news release.

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