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  1. 2016 Texas II: Greg Biffle NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    ADVANCE NOTES Biffle at Texas In his 25 career Cup Series starts at the 1.5-mile track, Biffle has two wins, eight top-five and 13 top-10 finishes. His average starting position is 12.9, with an average finishing position of 15.8. Laps Led Biffle has led a total of 733 laps at Texas Motor Speedway, making Texas his best track for laps led.

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  2. 2016 Texas: Tyler Young NASCAR Truck Race PreviewRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    For the penultimate intermediate track of the season, Young's Motorsports Tyler Young will return to the No. 02 Young Building Systems / Randco.

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  3. 2016 Texas: Rico Abreu NASCAR Truck Race PreviewRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Team Information: Crew Chief: Bud Haefele Manufacturer: Toyota Engine: Triad Racing Technologies 2016 Driver Points: 14th 2016 Owner Points: 16th Sounding Off - Rico Abreu: You were so close to your first win at Texas Motor Speedway back in June, but scrapped the wall in the closing laps. What about the mile-and-a-half track do you like compared to some of the other intermediate tracks you go to? "Texas sets itself up for some good racing - just how the tire fall-off is, and how you really have to search around for grip.

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  4. 2016 Martinsville II: John Wes Townley NASCAR Truck Race RecapRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Following a frustrating weekend at Martinsville Speedway that saw John Wes Townley hover around 20th in practice, qualifying and during Saturday's Camping World Truck Series race at the paper-clip shaped oval in south Virginia, the 26-year-old Georgia native is eager to head west to Texas Motor Speedway, one of his more-successful venues on the racing circuit. 'I absolutely love the 1.5-mile ovals and I'd put Texas Motor Speedway up there as one of my favorites,' said Townley, who finished third in the summer Truck race at TMS in 2015 and has qualified in the top 10 in three of his last four NCWTS starts at the speedway located in Fort Worth.

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  5. 2016 Texas II: Chevrolet NASCAR Sprint Cup Race RecapRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Jimmie Johnson piloted his No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet SS to Victory Lane at Martinsville Speedway, the seventh round of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship.

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  6. Jimmie Johnson sparks conversation of historic 7th title runRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    OCTOBER 30: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, celebrates with champagne in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway on October 30, 2016 in Martinsville, Virginia. ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, CM - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD ** MARTINSVILLE, VA - OCTOBER 30: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, celebrates with champagne in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway on October 30, 2016 in Martinsville, Virginia.

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  7. York teenage racing phenom Macy Causey meets with Governor Terry McAuliffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    NASCAR Drive for Diversity Combine with 22-25 drivers, minorities and women, compete for spot on NASCAR-sponsored Rev Racing team. York Co's Macy Causey, 14, will be driving in this group at Langley Speedway.

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  8. Montoya accepts offer to drive for Roger Penske in Indy 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this May 24, 2015, file photo, Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, celebrates after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Montoya has accepted an offer to race the Indianapolis 500 for Team Penske and will not drive full-time in IndyCar next season.

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  9. Motorsport: Johnson gets spot in finale with winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Then the Hendrick organization flipped a switch, built better, faster cars, and Johnson turned it up a notch. Now, that slot in NASCAR's record books is absolutely within reach.

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  10. 2016 Texas II: Blake Koch NASCAR Xfinity Race PreviewRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Blake Koch at Texas Motor Speedway... With the 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series season winding down, Blake Koch has momentum on his side coming off of a two-week break. Heading to Texas Motor Speedway, currently third in the NXS Chase and following a top-10 effort when he was last on track at Kansas Speedway, Koch is looking to make his 12th start at the 1.5-mile oval for the O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge.

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  11. Veteran crew chief Matt Borland set to return to the pit boxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Borland, 45, worked as a crew chief for 10 seasons in NASCAR before he was promoted to Vice President of Competition for Stewart Haas Racing. The Big Rapids, Mich., native graduated with a degree in engineering from General Motors Institute in 1994.

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  12. 2016 Talladega II: Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Race RecapRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Austin Dillon and the No. 3 American Ethanol Team Miss Out on The Round of Eight in Chase for the Sprint Cup Tie Breaker "It's pretty nice to get another top-10 finish at a speedway but today is obviously not the ending that we wanted.

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  13. Hamlin advances in Chase without help from teammatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Joe Gibbs Racing used meticulous strategy when Denny Hamlin won the season-opening Daytona 500. To continue his championship chances, he was on his own.

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  14. Logano wins race; Keselowski oustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    TALLADEGA, Ala. Two favorites were cut from NASCAR's championship field at Talladega Superspeedway, where Joey Logano earned a critical victory for Team Penske, and Denny Hamlin used a tiebreaker to get the final spot in the next round of the playoffs.

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  15. Joey Logano wins at TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Joey Logano captured the checkered flag at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, while four drivers were eliminated from the postseason. Logano spoke after the race.

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  16. Did Kevin Harvick punch Kurt Busch on pit road?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Bayside

    Did Kevin Harvick punch Kurt Busch on pit road at Talladega? Kevin Harvick appeared to throw a haymaker at Kurt Busch, his Stewart-Haas Racing teammate. Check out this story on mynorthshorenow.com: http://usat.ly/2f6AZ6e TALLADEGA, Ala.

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  17. Kevin Harvick and Kurt Busch feud after Talladega tussleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | AutoWeek

    Stewart Haas Racing teammates Kurt Busch and Kevin Harvick both advanced to the Round of 8 on Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway but a team meeting may be needed to to calm internal tensions between the two. Both former champions were racing inside the top-5 late on Sunday afternoon when Harvick pushed Logano to the lead instead of his teammate.

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  18. Analysis: Riding in the back wasn't popular, but it was the smart moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Joe Gibbs Racing's plan to have its top three drivers in the Chase standings ride around in the back of the pack most of the race at Talladega was probably a smart one, but it isn't certainly wasn't aesthetically pleasing. Nor did it win over many NASCAR fans, who were not already fans of the JGR organization.

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  19. Logano edges Scott to win Hellmann's 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Joey Logano repeated as winner of the Hellmann's 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, joining Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick as Chase for the Sprint Cup second-round race winners to advance to the third round, Round of Eight, of the Chase. "A good Shell/Pennzoil Ford," Logano said.

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  20. Survive and advance: Logano wins, but more importantly, he and 7 others make next roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Anniston Star

    Welcome to Talladega Superspeedway, where the victor becomes a footnote and mere survivors are the story. Such is the life as an elimination race, where some drivers race as if in bubble-wrap, others as if their britches are on fire.

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