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8 hrs ago | WLNS-TV Lansing

Tony Stewart Skipping Bristol After Ward's Death

Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.

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8 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

Tony Stewart skipping Bristol after Ward's death

Jeff Burton prepares to qualify for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tony Stewart, Racing, Kevin Harvick, Richard Childress Racing, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Jeff Burton, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Andy Belmont

8 hrs ago | KAUZ

Tony Stewart skips 3rd race after Ward's death

Jeff Burton prepares to qualify for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tony Stewart, Racing, Kevin Harvick, Richard Childress Racing, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Jeff Burton, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Andy Belmont

14 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

Newgarden Looking to Convert Late Race Rally in Milwaukee into Sonoma Momentum

Just two weeks after seeing his Mid-Ohio race-winning charge come up short late in the race, Rising Star Racing's Josef Newgarden staged an incredible late-race rally in Milwaukee to score fifth at the finish of the ABC Supply 250 presented by the Milwaukee Honda Dealers this weekend at the Milwaukee Speedway.

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18 hrs ago | Business Wire

Brilliant Flames...In Victory Lane Again

This is the third win of the season and 91st career win for the four-time NASCARA Cup Series champion.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryan Clauson, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, Dario Franchitti, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Boris Jurkovic, John Graham

22 hrs ago | Jalopnik

This Is Why Sprint Cars Can Be Dangerous For The Officials, Too

Sprint cars are notoriously dangerous and hard to control, and that's due to a number of factors.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryan Clauson, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, Dario Franchitti, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Boris Jurkovic, John Graham

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KION 46

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca voted #1 best track

A website that tracks trendy cars and expensive gadgets named Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca as the best "must-drive" destination.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryan Clauson, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, Dario Franchitti, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Boris Jurkovic, John Graham

Examiner.com

Kyle Busch Motorsports: 2014 UNOH 200 at Bristol preview

The Camping World Truck Series has a mid-week event this week, as the teams head to "Thunder Valley," also known as Bristol Motor Speedway , for the UNOH 200 on Wednesday, August 20th.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Bryan Clauson, NASCAR, John Graham, Nascar Drivers, Deac McCaskill, NASCAR Busch, Dario Franchitti, Auggie Vidovich, Jack Roush

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Dave Calabro takes ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge"

The viral "Ice Bucket Challenge" for ALS has reached Dave Calabro's hair. The Eyewitness Sports Director was called out on the front stretch of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway by IMS President Doug Boles, who also challenged Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard.

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Paddock Talk

2014 Bristol II: Ryan Newman NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Preview

This Week's Caterpillar Chevrolet SS at Bristol Motor Speedway ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No.

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Motorsport.com

Conway, Carpenter hope to steal another one from the big boys

Mike Conway will play the "David" role against the big Verizon IndyCar Series "Goliaths" again this weekend at Sonoma Raceway in the annual GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Conway, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing, Racing, Indy Racing, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Chase Austin, Boris Jurkovic, Cory Collum, Mike MacKenzie

The Auto Channel

2014 Abarth Track Experience Revs Up for Another Round

Aug. 19, 2014: Three new stops added to the 2014 Abarth Track Experience to meet increased customer demand Abarth Track Experience offers professional driving instruction sessions to Fiat 500 Abarth owners Customers learn to enhance their driving skills on the street and track Drivers at the fall Abarth Track Experience dates can experience the ... (more)

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Easley Progress

Allmendinger stakes Chase claim with thrilling Glen win

AJ Allmendinger, right, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International on Sunday in Watkins Glen, New York.

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Los Angeles Times

Throwing some cold water on the Ice Bucket Challenge

NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Brian Vickers participates in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge following a practice session at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday.

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Paddock Talk

Fans Can See Earnhardt Up Close, On Track With Special Offer

Race fans will have the opportunity to see Dale Earnhardt Jr. up close and then cheer him on from great seats on the front stretch with the Dale Jr. Offer for the Goody'sA Headache Relief ShotA 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Motorsport.com

IndyCar's latest merger

Motorsport.com's Anne Proffit looks at the big news concerning the merger between Ed Carpenter Racing and Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing.

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Examiner.com

Weekend wrap-up: Gordon takes Michigan

Jeff Gordon won his third race of the season Sunday, taking the checkered flag in the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway ahead of runner-up Kevin Harvick.

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Motorsport.com

It's nervous time for any driver without a victory this season

In a season of accumulating tension, it's time for a number of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers to get worried; really worried.

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Merced Sun-Star

Ernie Cope to crew chief Chase Elliott in 2015

Cope will replace Greg Ives at the end of the season. Ives is moving from JRM to Hendrick Motorsports to crew chief Dale Earnhardt Jr. Cope has been crew chief for JRM's part-time No.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Chase Elliott, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rick Hendrick, NASCAR Busch, Boris Jurkovic, Brad Baker, Travis Dassow, NASCAR Craftsman Truck

NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

Danica involved in wreck

A nine-car wreck on a Lap 26 restart that was triggered by Danica Patrick getting loose sent three competitors to the garage early in Sunday's Pure Michigan 400.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Danica Patrick, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Indy Racing, Andretti Autosport, Niclas Jonsson, John Borneman III, NASCAR Busch, Mike MacKenzie

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