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  1. 2018 schedule released for K&N Pro Series EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    One day ahead of activities set to begin in Charlotte for its postseason awards ceremony, NASCAR has announced the 2018 K&N Pro Series East schedule. The schedule looks familiar from previous seasons but the addition of Gateway Motorsports Park gives the series two combination events with the K&N Pro Series West.

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  2. Mazda, Jarvis return to Daytona with Mazda Team JoestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. The last time most in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship paddock saw the pair of Mazda RT24-P Daytona Prototype international race cars was at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in July, and a lot has happened since then.

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  3. Megennis joins Juncos Racing's Pro Mazda teamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Robert Megennis, who spent two years in USF2000 with Team Pelfrey, will move up to Pro Mazda next season driving for Juncos Racing. The native New Yorker finished sixth in both his USF2000 seasons, taking pole and winning at St. Petersburg last March, and became known for his incisive passing.

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  4. Nascar and Concussions: An old problem, a new concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    In the spring of 2002, Dale Earnhardt Jr. wrecked hard during a NASCAR race, with the driver's side of his car slamming the concrete wall at a frighteningly high speed.

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  5. Esports becoming global sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Indianapolis Business News

    Westfield's Grand Park Sports Campus has a facility, called Game On, devoted specifically to esports in the campus' fieldhouse. Former IndyCar Series and Indianapolis Motor Speedway executive Ken Ungar first got into video games in the 1970s.

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  6. GRC Champ Scott Speed Teaches How To Drive VW Rallycross Car On iRacingRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Every week, NESN Fuel partner iRacing, the world's premier online racing simulation service, highlights one of its top series or new content it's added to the platform. This week, iRacing discusses its new partnership with Red Bull Global Rallycross.

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  7. 3sportsDanica Patrick heads into a new phase of life after racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    She was fearless in an Indy car at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a white-knuckle track that has shaken the nerves of many a driver. With marketing savvy and strong sponsorship support, she built a platform that made her one of the most recognizable athletes in the world - not just among female athletes, either.

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  8. Photo: Las Vegas NASCAR driver Brendan Gaughan, right, spRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Las Vegas NASCAR driver Brendan Gaughan, right, speaks as the South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa is named title sponsor of the September Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in a press conference at the South Point Hotel-Casino on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. Chris Powell, from left, president of Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Mike Helton, vice chairman of NASCAR, and Ryan Growney, South Point general manager, listen in.

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  9. Photo: Executives pose onstage as the South Point Hotel,Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Executives pose onstage as the South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa is named title sponsor of the September Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in a press conference at the South Point Hotel-Casino on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. From left: Mike Helton, NASCAR vice chairman; Chris Powell, president, Las Vegas Motor Speedway; Michael Gaughan, owner of South Point Racing; Marcus Smith, CEO Las Vegas Motor Speedway; Ryan Growney, general manager South Point Hotel; and Brendan Gaughan, NASCAR driver.

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  10. Danica Patrick heads into a new phase of life after racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    She was fearless in an Indy car at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a white-knuckle track that has shaken the nerves of many a driver. With marketing savvy and strong sponsorship support, she built a platform that made her one of the most recognizable athletes in the world - not just among female athletes, either.

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  11. Speedway Motorsports Recognizes Year's Best at Annual Awards CeremonyRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    In an effort to recognize greatness across its premier motorsports facilities, Speedway Motorsports, Inc. officials have named Sonoma Raceway Director of Facilities, Lino Ramos, as the O. Bruton Smith Award recipient for 2017. In addition, Atlanta Motor Speedway President and General Manager Ed Clark was recognized as the Speedway Motorsports' Promoter of the Year and Las Vegas Motor Speedway earned Speedway of the Year honors.

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  12. Earnhardt wins most popular for 15th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. greets fans as he is introduced before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. Dale Earnhardt Jr. greets fans as he is introduced before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017.

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  13. Notable reaction to the death of actor-singer Jim NaborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    "Jim and I remained close friends for 52 years. He was the godfather of my daughter, Jody.

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  14. Truex and Pollex win NASCAR's top award for contributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Truex and partner Sherry Pollex on Wednesday won the prestigious Myers Brothers Award - the top honor in NASCAR's season-ending awards celebration - for their charitable work. The award is presented by the National Motorsports Press Association and given as the final honor during a formal event that leads to Thursday night's champion celebration.

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  15. NASCAR Truck: Chase Briscoe named Most Popular DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Auto Racing Daily

    Chase Briscoe has been announced as the winner of the 2017 National Motorsports Press Association's Most Popular Driver in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. The award is the result of a fan vote.

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  16. Indy 500 trophy leaves US for 1st time for Japanese visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Borg-Warner Trophy that honors the Indianapolis 500 winner left the United States for the first time in its 82 years on Tuesday to celebrate Takuma Sato's victory in Japan. The trophy's permanent home is the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum.

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  17. NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | NBC29

    NA... . FILE - In this June 18, 2011, file photo, NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore is seen on pit row before the qualifying laps for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich.

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  18. Drive a lap at MIS in exchange for new toy, food donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | MLive.com

    Michigan International Speedway is hosting its ninth-annual "MIS Cares Charity Track and Toy Drive" from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2.

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  19. CCS Florida Season Finale Happening This Coming Weekend At Homestead-Miami SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Roadracing World

    The Championship Cup Series/Florida Region motorcycle road racing series will be at the Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend for the final race of the season. Lucas Silva of Miami, has clinched the expert overall championship and Gal Golan of Sunrise, has won the overall amateur division.

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  20. Eaton and Dolphins to Award Free Ephesus LED Sports Lighting System to a High School Football FieldRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2017 | Miami Dolphins

    NOV. 27, 2017 - - The Miami Dolphins and power management company Eaton today announced a community programming initiative - "Light Like the Pros" - in which one deserving Miami-Dade or Broward County high school will receive a free Ephesus state-of-the-art LED sports lighting system valued at more than $100,000. "We look forward to providing one deserving high school football field in South Florida with a state-of-the-art LED lighting system offering many of the same benefits of the system at Hard Rock Stadium," said Mike Lorenz, president, Eaton's Ephesus Lighting business.

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