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  1. Sonoma a New Challenge for ThompsonRead the original story

    33 min ago | Paddock Talk

    After clinching the Pirelli World Challenge GT Cup Championship presented by MOMO at Miller Motorsports Park last week, Colin Thompson heads to a track he's only seen on a simulator: Sonoma Raceway. In Rounds 14 and 15 at Miller Motorsports Park, Thompson amassed a 572-point lead in the GT Cup driver standings, giving him a clinch of the championship with three more rounds to go.

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  2. Youngest Gronk has NFL future a " and straight Aa sRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Post

    Another Gronkowski may be headed to the NFL. But don't pigeonhole Glenn Gronkowski as anything like his outspoken and athletic older brothers.

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  3. 'Hopefully, he's OK': IndyCar driver Justin Wilson in coma after wreck at PoconoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The British driver was in a coma in critical condition after sustaining a head injury when he was hit by a large piece of debris that broke off another car in the crash-filled race at Pocono Raceway. IndyCar released the information on Wilson's condition Sunday night and said he was undergoing evaluation at Lehigh Valley Health Network Cedar Crest Hospital in Allentown.

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  4. Fix Eyes Repeat, Ruman, Redemption At Road AmericaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    As the Trans Am Series heads north for the Next Dimension 100 at Road America, Round 8 of the 2015 Trans Am Championship, it brings with it a field of 64 cars to once more share in the spotlight with NASCAR Xfinity on Saturday, August 29th. Road America stands as one of the jewels of the 2015 Trans Am Championship, the legendary 4.048-mile course represents one of the most anticipated events of the year and the final length of the 3-Dimensional Services Triple Shot Showdown, a mid-season trophy awarded to drivers who have accumulated the most points from the Lime Rock Park, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, and, of course, Road America events.

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  5. AdvoCare Goes 'Back to the Future' in DarlingtonRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    AdvoCare and Roush Fenway Racing driver Trevor Bayne have gone back in time to 1998 for their paint scheme on the No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Fusion in preparation for the 'Southern 500' NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at Darlington Raceway on Sunday night, Sept.

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  6. Perfect Weekend Propels Montecalvo Into PWC Points LeadRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Perfect scores in both races saw DragonSpeed driver Frankie Montecalvo sweep into the points lead of the GTA class at last weekend's Pirelli World Challenge double-header at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah. DragonSpeed also consolidated its position atop the team standings, extending its lead over NGT Motorsport to 306 points.

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  7. Modified series returns to quarter-mile OSS following five-year absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Breeze

    Following an absence of nearly five years, the Lucas Oil Modified Series returns to quarter-mile Orange Show Speedway in San Bernardino for a race that will play a major role in determining the champion for the 10th anniversary season. It will also be an emotional homecoming for Jim Mardis of Yucaipa, who won that September race.

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  8. AP Exclusive: David Letterman struggling with love of racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 24, 2009, file photo, David Letterman, left, and Bobby Rahal, car owners for driver Oriol Servia, of Spain, talk before the 93rd running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Letterman expressed his grief in a telephone interview with The Associated Press from his Montana ranch.

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  9. Jeffrey Earnhardt to attempt NASCAR Sprint Cup series debut at RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Jeffrey Earnhardt last raced in one of the top tier NASCAR touring series came at the June 13 Xfinity race at Michigan International Speedway. Jeffrey Earnhardt will attempt to make his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut September 12 at Richmond International Raceway in the Federated Auto Parts 400 in a Ford for Go Green Racing.

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  10. Wilson will be buried near hometown in EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | USA Today

    Smiles have been difficult to come by for Stefan Wilson since his brother Justin was struck in the head by debris in last weekend's IndyCar Series race at Pocono Raceway and died a day later, but the younger Wilson is more at peace because of an outpouring of support. Plans haven't been finalized, but Stefan said Justin would be laid to rest next week somewhere near their hometown of Sheffield, England, where the funeral will be held.

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  11. After Justin Wilson's Death, What Should IndyCar Do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automobile Magazine

    Automobile racing was an "extreme sport" long before the term was coined. The age of city-to-city races was ended by government fiat in mid-event after at least seven people were killed -- two drivers, three riding mechanics, and two spectators -- in the star-crossed Paris-Madrid rally in 1903.

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  12. FAST & FURIOUS 7 DVD Launches at Fleet Week Coronado Speed FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The 18 th annual Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival,September 19-20, has been selected as the official launch site of the release of Fast & FURIOUS 7 on DVD. Cars from the movie will be at the event throughout the weekend for attendees to see and interact with, and representatives will be giving away movie merchandise.

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  13. Almirola and STP Throwback to 1972 at Darlington RacewayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    A throwback conversation wouldn't be complete without the iconic No. 43 STP Ford and neither would the throwback The Tradition Returns weekend at Darlington Raceway.

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  14. Ron Kantowski: IndyCar driver Justin Wilson leaves legacy of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Genesee Country Express

    During the 1964 Indianapolis 500, after a popular driver named Eddie Sachs was killed during a crash, broadcaster Sid Collins delivered a poignant on-air eulogy. It said, in part, we are all speeding toward death at the rate of 60 minutes every hour, with the only difference being that we don't know how to speed faster, and Eddie Sachs did.

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  15. Another Earnhardt makes Cup debutRead the original story

    Yesterday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Two Earnhardts will be competing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for the first time in over a decade as Jeffrey Earnhardt will pilot the No. 32 Ford for Go Green Racing at Richmond International Raceway for the Federated Auto Parts 400 on Sept.

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  16. NASCAR testing at Homestead cut short by rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorsport.com

    Uncooperative weather provided teams only about three hours of track time in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series open test Wednesday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Originally, the test was to run 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET but was extended into the night when rain continuously interrupted the session throughout the day.

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  17. Fuel & Tires: Wilson's death casts pall over finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Janesville Gazette

    NASCAR's Sprint Cup has an off-weekend while the Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series go road racing and the reeling IndyCar Series heads to Sonoma with heavy hearts for its season finale. While the Verizon IndyCar Series title fight is down to the season's final race this Sunday, it will surely take a somber tone.

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  18. Looking BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    The former Pennyroyal Race Track and a replica race car were featured at the Leon Town Picnic on Saturday.

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  19. Dixon: Karam has strong support system to help with crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    By TAMARA LUSH Associated Press The television reporter and cameraman killed while they were doing a live shot are being described as a team who were at the beginning of their careers. Arizona severed ties Wednesday with a private prison operator over what the state says was a string of troubling security and training lapses that led to violent riots in July.

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  20. Roger Hayden Of K&N Supported Team Yoshimura Suzuki Racing 2-Time Indy Runner UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | K&N Racing News

    MotoAmerica fans at Indy took photos all weekend of the special red and black 30th anniversary GSX-R750 color scheme used on Hayden's Suzuki GSX-R1000 Superbike Roger Hayden led many laps on his K&N air filters equipped Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing GSX-R1000, but ultimately settled for close runner-up finishes in both legs of the historic MotoAmerica AMA Superbike races at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. These races were part of a combined MotoGP/MotoAmerica weekend of racing.

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