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1 hr ago | Rock Hill Herald

Hunter-Reay rallies to win IndyCar race at Iowa

Ryan Hunter-Reay benefited from a late-race pit stop for new tires to win Saturday night's Iowa Corn Indy 300 and give Andretti Autosport its fifth consecutive victory at Iowa Speedway.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Ryan Hunter-Reay, Indy Racing, Andretti Autosport, Tony Kanaan, NASCAR, Chip Ganassi Racing, Juan Pablo Montoya, NASCAR Busch

3 hrs ago | News Observer

Revived Ford out to end NASCAR title drought

Chevrolet drivers won nine of the first 15 races with an occasional visit by Ford and even less from the Toyota camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Colin Braun, NASCAR, Matt McCall, John Graham, NASCAR Busch, Auggie Vidovich, Jack Roush, Davin Scites, Boston Reid, NASCAR Craftsman Truck

7 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Keselowski outruns Busch for Nationwide win at N.H.

Brad Keselowski put on a dominating performance and held off Kyle Busch to win Saturday's Sta-Green 200 Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, NASCAR Busch, Brad Keselowski, Johnny Davis, Kyle Busch, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Bobby Hamilton, Fred Biagi, Regan Smith

11 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Race Team Alliance open for NASCAR owners to join

RTA chairman Rob Kauffman, co-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing, said teams outside of the inaugural nine that formed together have expressed interest in joining and want to collaborate on initiatives and issues facing NASCAR.

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Related Topix: Sports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Tad Geschickter, Colin Braun, Nate Monteith, NASCAR Busch, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Jack Roush, Auggie Vidovich, Hendrick Motorsports, Jimmie Johnson

12 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

Almirola "along for the ride" at New Hampshire

After earning his first Sprint Cup win less than one week ago, Aric Almirola suffered a setback on Saturday morning when an issue with his left rear tire sent him spinning into the outside wall in Turn 3 during practice at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Aric Almirola, NASCAR Craftsman Truck

16 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

Yet to win, 'Dale Jr.' still all the rage for fans in Loudon

Loretta Everett of Wichita Falls, Texas, holds up a Dale Earnhardt Jr. shirt at her memorabilia stand near New Hampshire Motor Speedway of Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR, Rick Hendrick, NASCAR Busch, Racing, Kevin Harvick, Danica Patrick, Andretti Autosport, Tony Stewart, Indy Racing

20 hrs ago | The Age

Long time between drinks: Juan Pablo Montoya finally won another IndyCar race.

V8 Supercars boss James Warburton believes the sport will undergo its biggest transformation since 2007 next year with a new broadcasting deal and more prime-time exposure.

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Related Topix: Sports, Juan Pablo Montoya, NASCAR, Chip Ganassi Racing, NASCAR Busch, Formula-1 Racing, Racing

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Jones holds off Blaney for truck win at Iowa

Erik Jones continued Kyle Busch Motorsports' dominance this season and kept Toyota's winning streak alive in the Camping World Truck Series by winning Friday night's American Ethanol 200 at Iowa Speedway.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Phillip McGilton, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Colin Braun, Matt McCall, John Graham, NASCAR Busch, Auggie Vidovich, Jack Roush, Bryan Clauson

The News Tribune

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

He certainly did 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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Related Topix: Sports, Joe Fox, Racing, NASCAR, NASCAR Busch, Eric McClure, Bryan Clauson, John Graham, Deac McCaskill, Dario Franchitti, Auggie Vidovich, Jack Roush

The Washington Post

Scott Dixon wins pole for IndyCar race in Iowa

Team Penske has been so strong in the IndyCar series this season that any one of its drivers could win on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Scott Dixon, Target Chip Ganassi Racing, Racing, Indy Racing, Team Penske, Will Power, CART Racing, Helio Castroneves, Juan Pablo Montoya, NASCAR, Chip Ganassi Racing, NASCAR Busch

Sporting News

Brian Vickers hopes to repeat last year's emotional victory

Vickers missed the final two-thirds of the 2010 season because of a blood clot and ensuing heart surgery.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Brian Vickers, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, NASCAR Busch, Team Red Bull, Indy Racing

Ledger-Enquirer.com

NASCAR president Helton: No animosity toward RTA

The goals of the RTA include lowering costs for NASCAR teams and creating one voice on issues facing the teams.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Hendrick Motorsports, Jimmie Johnson

Nashoba Publishing Online

Dunstable cancer survivor

Driver Todd Szegedy won't be the only new face on the racetrack for Rob Fuller Motorsports at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 11 and 12. Brian Regan, an 18-year-old testicular cancer survivor and 15-40 Connection representative, will be featured on the No.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Rob Fuller, NASCAR Craftsman Truck

Detroit Free Press

NASCAR: Kasey Kahne running out of time to make Chase

Like many other drivers last week at Daytona International Speedway, Kasey Kahne crashed.

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

Lexington Herald-Leader

Mooresville's Carson Kvapil convinced his parents he could race

Carson Kvapil is in his first full year of racing a Bandolero. He finished at the top of the Concord Speedway's Beginner Bandits standings for the track's spring series and has produced top-five finishes in his Summer Shootout Series events.

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Related Topix: Sports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Tad Geschickter, Nate Monteith, NASCAR Busch, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Peter Shepherd, John Graham, Matt McCall, Boston Reid

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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Related Topix: Sports, Joe Fox, Racing, NASCAR, NASCAR Busch, Eric McClure, Phillip McGilton, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Timothy Peters, Ty Dillon, Horse Racing

The Miami Herald

Helton: Talladega races still have big impact

Mike Helton, president of NASCAR walks through the garages during a rain shower prior to the Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday, July 5, 2014.

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

Bradenton.com

IndyCar rookie Hawksworth back after Pocono crash

This is a May 17, 2014 file photo showing Jack Hawksworth, of England, posed for a photo after his qualification run on the first day of qualifications for Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis.

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

Examiner.com

Fyi Wirz: Nascar Chase math gets skinny heading into Loudon

Eleven NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers have a win in the 2014 season. Eight races remain before the Chase as NASCAR heads into Loudon, New Hampshire for the Camping World RV Sales 301.

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Related Topix: Sports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Bryan Clauson, NASCAR Busch, Dario Franchitti, Jack Roush, John Graham, Deac McCaskill, Auggie Vidovich

Detroit Free Press

NASCAR: 12 Questions with Ryan Newman

Our series of NASCAR driver interviews continues this week with Ryan Newman, who is currently eighth in the Sprint Cup Series standings in his first year with Richard Childress Racing.

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Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Ryan Newman, Stewart-Haas Racing

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