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2 hrs ago | Courier-Tribune

Edwards to drive fourth car for Joe Gibbs Racing in 2015

Joe Gibbs Racing announced on Tuesday that Carl Edwards will drive a fourth car for the team in the Sprint Cup Series in 2015.

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Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

6 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

NASCAR - Sprint Cup - IRWIN Tools Night Race Preview

J. Gordon-pole, Logano 1-21, Newman 22-24, Johnson 25-37, Logano J. Gordon-pole, Logano 1-21, Newman 22-24, Johnson 25-37, Logano 38-55, J. Gordon 56, Logano 57, J. Gordon 58-63, Earnhardt Jr 64-67, Johnson 68-75, Newman 76-78, J. Gordon 79-99, Newman 100-107, Logano 108-139, Ku.

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10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Juan Pablo Montoya returns to IndyCar

Race car drivers today don't come to the track with resumes more impressive that the one authored by Juan Pablo Montoya.

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15 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

Gibbs hires Carl Edwards and Daniel Suarez

The team also added Daniel Suarez, who will drive a full-time Nationwide Series entry for Gibbs and run a partial schedule in the Truck Series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Daniel Suarez, Carl Edwards, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Jack Roush

19 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Tony Stewart's fatal incident leads to redoubling of safety message at Flomaton's dirt...

FLOMATON, Alabama - Micha McCall, the operations director for Flomaton Speedway, started Saturday night's drivers meeting with a direct message to those about to strap into late models, street stocks, pure stocks, tuners and vintage racers: "Stay in your car."

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23 hrs ago | 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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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Newberry Observer

Late restart catapults Gordon to Michigan victory

Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 Interstate Batteries Toyota, works on his car with his crew during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday.

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WQXI-AM Atlanta

Column: Grief gives no timetable on Stewart return

There are hundreds of guidebooks on how to handle grief, how to navigate the emotional suffering that follows a significant loss.

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The Washington Post

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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Detroit Free Press

Danica Patrick spins out during NASCAR testing session at MIS

It was a tough start for Danica Patrick at Michigan International Speedway today as 10 drivers took part in a 2015 NASCAR rules package test in the Irish Hills.

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Detroit Free Press

NASCAR at MIS: Jim Reeves wins Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest qualifier

Jim Reeves of Buffalo, N.Y. wants to conquer the 2015 Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest on the corner of Surf and Stillwell Avenues in Coney Island, Brooklyn, N.Y. His quest began by winning the Nathan's qualifying event at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Restart helps Gordon to victory at Michigan

The first night of a state-imposed curfew in Ferguson, Missouri, ended with tear gas and seven arrests, after police dressed in riot gear used armored vehicles to disperse defiant protesters who refused to leave a... Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon ordered the National Guard to Ferguson early Monday, hours after police used tear gas to clear protesters off ... (more)

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

News Observer

NASCAR: Pure Michigan 400 rewind

Joey Logano finished third and led a race-high 86 laps. He also might have won if had he done better on the final restart on Lap 184.

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The New Zealand Herald

Gordon races to first win at Michigan since 2001

Jeff Gordon takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 auto race at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014.

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Cybercast News Service

Pole-sitter Power wins at Milwaukee Mile

Pole-sitter Will Power fended off Juan Pablo Montoya to win Sunday at the Milwaukee Mile, giving a huge boost to Team Penske's chances for the IndyCar season title.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Larson quickly exits car after it catches fire

The northern New York couple charged in the kidnapping of two young Amish sisters were prowling for easy targets and sexually abused the girls before letting them go, authorities say.

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Asbury Park Press

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Driver killed in crash at Wall Speedway Driver killed in crash at Wall Speedway Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1oEkQnd NASCAR Dodge Weekly Series Modified stock car race at Wall Township speedway.

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The Progress-Index

Buescher drives away with Mid-Ohio win

The 21-year-old rookie was leading the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course - gunning for his first victory - but was running out of fuel.

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KARE-TV Minneapolis

New York track pays tribute to Kevin Ward Jr.

Canandaigua Motorsports Park turned its weekly auto racing show on Saturday night into a tribute to Kevin Ward Jr., the 20-year old sprint car driver who was killed at the half-mile dirt track Aug. 9 after he was hit by NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Amarillo.com

Johnson hopes to end slump soon

The finishes seem implausible, especially because they've come in succession - 42nd place at Daytona, 42nd at New Hampshire, a brief improvement to 14th at the Brickyard, followed by a dip to 39th at Pocono and 28th at Watkins Glen.

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