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1 hr ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

Shepherd accident raises age question in NASCAR

Morgan Shepherd's senior status has become an age-old problem in NASCAR. Just much longer can the 72-year-old driver race? Much older and slower than any driver on the track, the 72-year-old Shepherd took out contender Joey Logano in the second half of Sunday's race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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1 hr ago | The State

NASCAR: Camping World 301 Rewind

JULY 13: Joey Logano, driver of the #22 AutoTrader.com Ford, and Morgan Shepherd, driver of the #33 Little Joe's Autos Chevrolet, crash during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Camping World RV Sales 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 13, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire.

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1 hr ago | Rock Hill Herald

NASCAR: Camping World 301 Rewind

There will be many who point to Morgan Shepherd's age as a reason why he should not have been allowed to race on Sunday and be in position to wreck the second-place car of Joey Logano.

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3 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

2014 New Hampshire: Eric McClure NASCAR Nationwide Race Recap

After posting a 22nd-place finish last weekend at Daytona Int'l Speedway, Eric McClure and the HeftyA /Reynolds WrapA team headed north to the Magic Mile to compete in Saturday's Sta-Green 200.

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4 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

Rum Bum Racing takes top-10 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

When Rum Bum Racing entered Round 7 of the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, the team knew it had its work cut out for them.

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9 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

Snapshot: Loudon

Where: New Hampshire Motor Speedway , Loudon, New Hampshire When: Sunday, July 13, 2014 TV/Radio: TNT, PRN Distance: 301 laps Time: 1:16 p.m. ET, green flag Fastest in practice First practice: Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports No.

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13 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

2014 Iowa: Ben Kennedy NASCAR Truck Race Recap

Ben Kennedy overcame handling struggles early in the weekend to run a strong race at Iowa Speedway, earning a top-10 finish in his second start at the 0.875-mile track.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Sporting News

What to watch for: Track position game at New Hampshire

Which means Sunday's race, the Camping World RV Sales 301, could mean an increaded importance on strategy, track position and fuel mileage.

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AutoWeek

OAK Racing Morgan/Nissan fastest in Prototype qualifying at Canadian Tire Motorsport Parka

After finishing third at Detroit and second at Watkins Glen International in the two most recent Tudor United SportsCar Championship races, OAK Racing came to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park looking to step up to the top of the victory podium.

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Motorsport.com

OAK Racing tops TUDOR qualifying, as upsets lurk for Sunday's race

This has been a disappointing season for the two-car Tequila Patron team fielded by Extreme Speed, with drivers Ryan Dalziel, Ed Brown, Scott Sharp and Johannes van Overbeek, as their cars have consistently run atop the P2 field in the Prototype class, but have generally been overrun by the Daytona Prototypes, especially the Chevrolet Corvettes.

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Paddock Talk

Newest IMSA Winner Kyle Gimple Sets Sights On Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

As he prepares to debut at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Saturday, Kyle Gimple is carrying the high of taking his first win of the season in the previous IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge event held at Watkins Glen International.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Camera

Native heads up Denver-area NASCAR tream

Furniture Row Racing general manager Joe Garone is pictured at the Denver garage on Wednesday.

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Sports Media 101

Ryan Newman Wins Inaugural Whelen All-Star Shootout at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Motorsports 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of Motorsports as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Myrtle Beach Online

NASCAR: Kyle Busch sets record as he takes New Hampshire pole

He certainly did on Friday, setting a track qualifying record on his way to winning the pole for Sunday's Camping World 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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Examiner.com

MAKE Motorsports hires new crew chief

MAKE Motorsports announced on Friday that it has a new crew chief atop the pit box for its No.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Weekend auto racing glance

History: James Hinchcliffe led 226 of 250 laps last year en route to his first oval victory.

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Paddock Talk

Vickers Aiming To End New Hampshire Streak, Land Chase Spot

Staff Report, NASCAR Wire Service It's not a record. But it's close. And it's unbelievable.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The News Tribune

Peters looking to win another truck race at Iowa

Timothy Peters is the only driver with multiple truck victories at this track, having won the July race the past two years.

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Lebanon Democrat

Aric Almirola reflects changing face of NASCAR

But thankfully, the pace to make NASCAR more inclusive for fans of all shapes, sizes and ethnic origins is picking up briskly in 2014.

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Motorsport.com

Team Penske Iowa race advance

A RETURN TO VICTORY LANE: Juan Pablo Montoya made a return to Victory Lane last weekend at Pocono Raceway, scoring his first Verizon IndyCar Series win since 2000 - his last full season of IndyCar racing.

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