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  1. Cain: Johnson a true champRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    BUY TICKETS: See the races at Bristol All these seasons , all these Monster Energy NASCAR Cup win trophies and all those Hall of Fame-ready championships later, the perpetually good-natured Jimmie Johnson can still smile when people wonder if his success train has derailed. Even a bit.

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  2. Three-time Formula 1 champ Lewis Hamilton interested in entering NASCAR race - one day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | The Washington Post

    Lewis Hamilton, who won last weekend's Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai, dreams of one day racing the Daytona 500. Three-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton has short-term goals and long-term dreams.

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  3. Want to play Stuff the Taco or race in queso? Talladega unveils fan games for NASCAR race weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | Alabama Live

    Talladega Superspeedway is known for its crazy party atmosphere, and the plans for the 2017 NASCAR race weekend at the track are setting up to continue that tradition with unique fan games with a Cinco de Mayo theme. The traditional "Big One on the Blvd" infield party on Friday night will include such activities as a nacho cheese obstacle course, "stuff the taco" game and a Mexican hat dance competition.

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  4. IndyCar tests at reconfigured Texas test minus some HondasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | Hawk Eye

    Helio Castroneves immediately noticed the differences at the fast Texas Motor Speedway oval where he has won a record four IndyCar Series races and led more than 500 laps. Castroneves and other IndyCar drivers, minus several Honda entries, tested there Wednesday.

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  5. Two-time F1 champ Alonso skipping Monaco GP for IndyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | News Tribune

    Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso announced Wednesday he will race for McLaren at the Indianapolis 500 next month in a switch that means the Spanish driver will miss the Monaco Grand Prix on the same day. It will be Alonso's first time in the showcase race as he steps up his bid to win the so-called "Triple Crown" of motor sport: the Monaco GP, the Indianapolis 500 and the Le Mans 24 Hours race.

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  6. 2017 Long Beach: Ed Carpenter Racing IndyCar Race RecapRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Paddock Talk

    Though neither had driven on Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach circuit in years, both Spencer Pigot and JR Hildebrand showed their prowess on the track. Pigot moved up 11 positions from his qualifying spot to finish 8th.

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  7. Dylan Lupton Joins JGL Racing Young Guns ProgramRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Paddock Talk

    JGL Racing is proud to announce that Dylan Lupton has joined their popular "Young Guns" program by signing a multi-race deal to pilot the No. 24 Toyota in NASCAR XFINITY Series competition.

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  8. Helio Castroneves on TMSa new surface: Like driving over carpetRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Star-Telegram.com

    Helio Castroneves described Texas Motor Speedway's new racing surface like driving over a carpet. That's how smooth the surface remains after the track's capital project to repave and re-profile the track earlier this year.

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  9. Two-time F1 champion Alonso skipping Monaco GP for Indy 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | KAUZ

    Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso announced Wednesday that he will race for McLaren at the Indianapolis 500 next month in a surprise switch that means the Spanish driver miss the Monaco Grand Prix on the same day. It will be Alonso's first time in the showcase race as he steps up his bid to win the so-called "Triple Crown" of motor sport: the Monaco GP, the Indianapolis 500 and the Le Mans 24 Hours race.

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  10. Here's how F1 great Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 deal came togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | AutoWeek

    Fernando Alonso's stunning announcement that the two-time Formula 1 World Champion will skip the Grand Prix of Monaco to compete in the 101st Indianapolis 500 for Andretti Autosport is remarkable for three main reasons. 1 How a decision of this magnitude was kept a secret in both the Formula 1 and Verizon IndyCar Series paddocks is quite amazing, especially considering the aggressive media contingent in Europe and the United States.

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  11. Season two of a Little Women: Dallasa makes a pit stop at TMSRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Star-Telegram.com

    After one of Texas Motor Speedway's biggest weekends of the year, which ended in Jimmy Johnson's win Sunday at the O'Reilly Auto Parts 500, the track is getting a smaller dose of attention tonight. The show that tripped and fell into a second season is making its second trip to Fort Worth, after the bulk of the season one opener was set in Funkytown as well.

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  12. RIR adding back the red stripes along its three-quarter mile trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Richmond International Raceway is adding back the red stripe paint scheme to its track walls for this month's NASCAR race weekend.

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  13. GOP legislators zip lips on LVCVA spending investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Nevada Assembly Republicans Paul Anderson watches the final minutes of the session tick away at the Legislative Building in Carson City, Nev., on Monday, June 1, 2015. Lt. Gov. Mark Hutchison speaks at a campaign rally outside the campaign headquarters of Cresent Hardy in Summerlin in west Las Vegas on Oct. 08, 2016.

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  14. 2017 Texas: Chevrolet NASCAR Monster Energy Race PreviewRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Paddock Talk

    BOWTIE BULLETS * LEADER OF THE PACK: Seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion and career-long Chevrolet driver, Jimmie Johnson, is the leader of the pack at Texas Motor Speedway . Johnson has six wins, 14 top-five's and 20 top-10 finishes, more than any other driver in the series.

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  15. NASCAR Star Bubba Wallace Plans Surprise Visit To Local Elementary SchoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Paddock Talk

    STORY LINES: * Fourth-grader Xavier Gooden won the overall Lionel Racing "Design A Die-Cast" competition that was held among the 5,000 students and 10 Dallas/Fort Worth elementary schools taking part in Texas Motor Speedway's Speeding To Read educational program. Students were asked to create a paint scheme for a NASCAR Cup Series car on a paper template and include a short essay on why they chose that paint scheme.

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  16. Hayden Paddon's success on world stage inspires young rally drivers in NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Stuff.co.nz

    Hayden Paddon, pictured with co-driver John Kennard, will compete in the Tour de Corse as the FIA World Rally Championship heads to Corsica this weekend. Rallying in New Zealand is surging in popularity, with interest in the sport arguably accelerated by young Kiwi drivers seeing what Hayden Paddon is achieving on the world stage.

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  17. Redskins fan Dale Earnhardt Jr. to sport Eagles paint scheme at PoconoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Sporting News

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. has mixed emotions about the paint scheme his No. 88 Chevrolet will sport at Pocono Raceway on June 11. While it's rare for a NASCAR driver to express any negative feelings about a sponsor, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has mixed emotions about the paint scheme his No.

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  18. Jimmie Johnson on track for NASCAR historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Star-Telegram.com

    Jimmie Johnson secured his place among the all-time greats in November when he won his seventh NASCAR Cup Series championship. And Johnson isn't done.

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  19. NASCAR stars do their rendition of Deep in the Heart of TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Star-Telegram.com

    In preparation for race weekend at Texas Motor Speedway, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Danica Patrick, Jimmie Johnson and several other top drivers deliver a memorably take on the Lone Star State classic. It will be part of the entertainment shown on TMS' Big Hoss TV this weekend.

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  20. Why drivers race in both Cup, XFINITY seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | USA Today

    Why drivers race in both Cup, XFINITY series Wouldn't they get tired? Check out this story on USATODAY.com: If you loved driving a race car - the adrenaline rush of hitting the gas for each straightaway on the track or catching your rivals in the rearview mirror as you blow past them - wouldn't you get behind the wheel every chance you got? That's how NASCAR's drivers feel. For them, racing is more of a lifestyle than a sport, and even once they ascend to the prestigious Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, many won't pass up the chance to race in the XFINITY Series as well.

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