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  1. Fast Thoughts for June 14: A large crowd welcomes the NHRA back to VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Courtney Force said winning the Funny Car competition at Virginia Motorsports Park brought back memories of visiting the facility as a child with her famous father.

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  2. Erik Jones: Winning Daytona would be hugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Yes, we know that a victory in the July 7 Coke Zero Sugar 400 doesn't carry quite the cachet of the NASCAR season-opening Daytona 500 , but winning a race at Daytona International Speedway - any race - is on the bucket list of every stock car driver. To 22-year-old Erik Jones, the Michigan native who is in his sophomore season in the top-tier Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, winning the Daytona race next month would be big.

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  3. Kyle Busch: Toyota brought a knife to Michigan NASCAR 'gun fight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Yahoo Sports

    Toyota driver Kyle Busch brought a 'knife to a gun fight' against Ford and it did not matter "how sharp the knife" was in the Michigan NASCAR Cup Series race. Joe Gibbs Racing's Busch was fourth last Sunday behind a Stewart-Haas Racing and Ford 1-2-3 comprising Clint Bowyer , Kevin Harvick and Kurt Busch .

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  4. NASCAR Cup: Joe Gibbs Racing still paying for Michigan splitter issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Auto Racing Daily

    NASCAR's weekly penalty report, released Tuesday, following the FireKeepers Casino 400 on Sunday at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn included car chief suspensions and crew chief fines for three Joe Gibbs Racing teams. Brandon Griffeth, car chief on the No.

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  5. Joe Gibbs Racing handed suspensions, fines after failing inspections at MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | USA Today

    Joe Gibbs Racing handed suspensions, fines after failing inspections at Michigan Car chiefs for Kyle Busch, Denny Hamlin and Erik Jones were suspended, while crew chiefs were docked pay. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2t2eJ1W Alex Bowman travelled to the U.S. Coast Guard station in Wrightsville Beach, N.C., for a Salute the Troops event ahead of Memorial Day weekend.

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  6. Kyle Busch, Erik Jones, Denny Hamlin's car chiefs suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Sporting News

    The Joe Gibbs Racing drivers were forced to start from the back Sunday when inspection issues with the splitter were found before the race. The punishment has been announced for Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Kyle Busch, Erik Jones and Denny Hamlin after their cars' splitters were found not to have met specifications in pre-race inspection for the FireKeepers Casino 400 in Michigan Sunday.

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  7. After "zero consistency" in 2017, Bowyer now sees potential at SHRRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Motorsport.com

    There were big shoes Clint Bowyer was asked to fill at Stewart-Haas Racing and for a while it didn't seem like that fit just right. Bowyer's first season stepping in for the retiring NASCAR star Tony Stewart didn't go quite as he planned in 2017 - he failed to win a race or a pole, finished 18th in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series standings and led just 22 laps of competition.

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  8. McLaren IndyCar return "looking favorable" says BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Motorsport.com

    McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown has admitted that a decision to return the marque to IndyCar in 2019 is favorable, but says the company is still in the process of doing due diligence. Brown attended IndyCar's double-header on Belle Isle 10 days ago along with racing director Eric Boullier and Gil de Ferran.

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  9. Trans-Am champ Ernie Francis Jr. set for Nascar K&N testRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | AutoWeek

    Ernie Francis Jr., the top winner in the history of the Trans-Am Series, is getting another taste of NASCAR this weekend in New Jersey. Francis, a four-time Trams-Am Series champion and member of NASCAR's 2018 Drive for Diversity class, will join Rev Racing for the first road course race of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season at New Jersey Motorsports Park on Saturday, June 16. It will make for Francis' second NASCAR start, as he finished 39th in the Xfinity Series race at Road America in 2017.

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  10. BBQ, Brews and Bowyer - DIS, Clint Bowyer Cook Up Special Coke Zero Sugar 400Read the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | Paddock Talk

    Ten-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race winner Clint Bowyer, fresh off his most recent victory last weekend at Michigan International Speedway, will be part of a unique ticket package that is on sale now for the upcoming 60th annual Coke Zero Sugar 400 on Saturday night, July 7 at Daytona International Speedway. The BBQ, Brews and Bowyer ticket package features many of the ingredients the driver of the No.

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  11. Justin Haley to make Xfinity Series debut at Iowa with GMS RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Statesville N.C. - GMS Racing's No. 24 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver, Justin Haley, will make his NASCAR Xfinity Series debut in the No.

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  12. 2018 Michigan: NASCAR Monster Energy Race Results - Gamble pays off in Clint Bowyer's victoryRead the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | Paddock Talk

    By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service BROOKLYN, Mich. - Clint Bowyer gambled. Then he made sure he cashed the winning ticket with a determined charge on two new tires as rain threatened Michigan International Speedway.

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  13. Bowyer's quick pit pays off in victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Albany Times Union

    After 120 laps and two stages, the race could now be official. Any driver in the lead might conceivably win if rain intervened.

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  14. Clint Bowyer wins rain-delayed NASCAR race at MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Star Tribune

    The call for Clint Bowyer to pit for only two tires eventually made him a winner in Sunday's rain-delayed NASCAR race in Brooklyn, Mich. - After 120 laps and two stages, the race could now be official.

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  15. Ford Motor dominates home track at Michigan International SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | USA Today

    Roughly 72 miles from the home of Ford Motor Company, four Ford cars finished in the top five of the FireKeepers Casino 400 Ford Motor dominates home track at Michigan International Speedway Roughly 72 miles from the home of Ford Motor Company, four Ford cars finished in the top five of the FireKeepers Casino 400 Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2MhXuT5 Clint Bowyer won the FireKeepers Casino 400, a race shortened by weather at Michigan International Speedway on June 10, 2018. Jun 10, 2018; Brooklyn, MI, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Clint Bowyer during the FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway.

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  16. SHR earns first 1-2-3 finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    That's what Kurt Busch said following Sunday's rain-shortened Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway, where he finished third to complete a Stewart-Haas Racing sweep of the podium - the first 1-2-3 finish in the team's nine-year history. Clint Bowyer led the organization's effort, putting the No.

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  17. Kurt Busch still waiting for his turn in Victory LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    After winning the pole for Sunday's FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway, Kurt Busch liked his chances in the race, and, indeed, his No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford started strong.

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  18. See More StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | AutoWeek

    1 qualifier at the inaugural Virginia NHRA Nationals at Virginia Motorsports Park.Tony Schumacher into the corner -- just hauling the ... - Respect and reverence -- those are the best words to describe feelings about Scott Dixon as he enters Saturday night's IndyCar Series DXC Technology 600 at Texas Motor Speedway.There ... - Max Verstappen completed a clean sweep in Friday practice for the Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix, taking the top spot in both sessions.In the Thursday press conference, Verstappen faced a barrage of ... - Graham Rahal gets to keep the keys to his dad's "Hot Rod" for another five years.The Verizon IndyCar Series team announced Friday at Texas Motor Speedway a multiyear contract ... - Autoweek in review is where we bring you the biggest stories in the car world that you might have missed this week.

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  19. Photo Gallery: Clint Bowyer wins soggy FireKeepers Casino 400Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Toledo Blade

    From left, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., in the No. 17 Roush Fenway Racing Ford, Austin Dillon, in the No.

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  20. Clint Bowyer wins rain-shortened Michigan race; SHR 1-2-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Motorsport.com

    Sunday's FireKeepers Casino 400 was official after the completion of Stage 2 and the race made it just 13 laps in the final stage before rain enveloped the area around Michigan International Speedway. NASCAR called the race and Bowyer ended up with his second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win of the season and 10th of his career.

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