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  1. Atlanta Motor Speedway set for repave following 2017 NASCAR weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Twenty years after it was last resurfaced, the historic intermediate oval south of downtown Atlanta will be repaved following its annual NASCAR weekend on March 3-5. Work is scheduled to begin late March, with an anticipated completion in mid-April.


  2. 2016 girls cross country Academic All-State awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 |

    All athletes that finish in the top half of the field and have a 3.5 or higher are eligible Click through to find out which teams and players from MLive's newspaper coverage regions made the grade. For a complete statewide list, visit .


  3. Go-kart racers go for the prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    The Journal Gazette Drivers get together while rounding a turn during racing at the Rumble in Fort Wayne at Memorial Coliseum on Saturday.


  4. 2016a s Top 10 sports storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | The Republic

    A state champion, two state runners-up, a state medalist, a national finalist and a retiring NASCAR driver made big news in Columbus this year. They lead The Republic's Top 10 Sports Stories of 2016.


  5. A look at the stories that kept us readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | The Republic

    This past year could be described as one of change for Columbus and Bartholomew County, and for local residents and longtime members of the community. Some of the changes were experienced by two of the city's most famous native sons.


  6. Tracks getting ready for seasonRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Selinsgrove Speedway will open the race season April 8 with 360 sprint cars, including the Empire Super Sprint group, super late models and pro stocks to kick off the year. Two practice sessions are planned on March 25 and April 1 on the newly resurfaced Snyder County oval, which received 120 tri-axle dump truck loads of sifted clay on the track this fall.


  7. Previous PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | Morris Daily Herald

    In the Christmas gift room at Turtle's Tap, there was paper unrolling, scissors cutting, and helpers scurrying about picking out the perfect ... Former 75th district state representative John Anthony was fired Dec. 7 from his position at Illinois Department of Corrections after allegations from ... When the weather was warm and sunny, Morris ... (more)


  8. NASCAR community supports fire relief in TennesseeRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2016 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The NASCAR Foundation has joined efforts to support a comprehensive relief campaign for those affected by the recent tragic fires in Sevier County, Tennessee, with a contribution to the Food City Charitable Foundation. Led by Food City's President and CEO Steve C. Smith, action was taken quickly to build a response to the tragedy through the Food City Charitable Foundation.


  9. Top Stories of 2016, #12: Dale Jr. sidelined, Jeff Gordon returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 |

    Next in our countdown of the biggest motorsport stories of the year involves NASCAR's Most Popular Driver, who missed half the season due to symptoms stemming from a concussion. Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s 2016 season started off on a high note.


  10. Brand identity mark revealed along with new premier series name and logo Read moreRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    RELATED: New premier series mark, name revealed DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- NASCAR today unveiled a new official brand identity which will replace the bar mark used by the sanctioning body since 1976.


  11. USGPs: Your Handy Guide To Past American Grand Prix RoundsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 |

    American GP rounds have been happening for over forty years. Here's a handy guide to USGPs of the past Year: 1964 Circuit: Daytona International Speedway Details: The first GP run in America was organized by Bill France at the Daytona Speedway.


  12. Tickets for Troops Program Provides Fans Opportunity To Help Send...Read the original story

    Dec 16, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Tickets for Troops Program Provides Fans Opportunity To Help Send Military Members to 2017 Speedweeks Events; DIS Partners with Jacksonville Area USO, Veteran Tickets Foundation Donate Now! Help go ad-free in 2017! Daytona International Speedway, in partnership with the Greater Jacksonville Area USO and the Veteran Tickets Foundation , is creating the 'Ticket for Troops' program, providing race fans the opportunity to help send members of the military to Speedweeks 2017 events at the 'World Center of Racing.'


  13. Good year puts Leitch in gearRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    Cromwell-based circuit racer Brendon Leitch in his ITM FT-50 wins a race at Manfeild Park, Feilding, during round 5 of the 2016 Toyota Racing Series. Photo: Bruce Jenkins.


  14. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Business Wire

    Sam Schmidt participates in the 2016 iRacing Pro Race of Champions using race simulator equipped with semi-autonomous technology designed by engineers from Arrow Electronics. )--Sam Schmidt, a former IndyCar driver and current team owner of Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, placed 16th during the sixth annual iRacing Pro Race of Champions at CXC Simulations last night, using a race simulator equipped with semi-autonomous technology designed by engineers from the global technology company Arrow Electronics, Inc. .


  15. Hot Pick: Stoney LaRueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Country music artist Stoney Larue performs in Fort Worth in 2014. LaRue plays at Jerry Nelson's Backyard Music Hall Saturday.


  16. MICHAEL "SKINNY" MCCRADYRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Messenger

    Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 16, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. in the chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and 10:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial.


  17. Griffin racer named 2016 AMS Road Course Legends Rookie of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Griffin Daily News

    Legends and Bandolero cars took to the quarter-mile Thunder Ring at Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday afternoon for the fourth and final event in the 2016 AMS Road Course Championship.


  18. New starting procedure highlights IMSA WeatherTech rules changes for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | AutoWeek

    International Motor Sports Association officials on Wednesday released the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sporting Regulations, which featured some key revisions for the upcoming season. Beginning with the season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona on Jan. 28-29, the start of all WeatherTech Championship races will include the entire field in one pack taking the green flag at the same time.


  19. Aerial view of Indianapolis Raceway Park in the 1960sRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | Cycle News

    Indianapolis has always been a center of racing, not only with Indy Car, but for drag racing, sprint car and stock cars. Indianapolis was one of the biggest producers of automobiles in the 1910s and '20 and with the construction of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1909, the city has always been on the vanguard of motorsports.


  20. County Fare: A winner, a grower and a giverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    Scott Carlotto enjoys his job making bulletproof glass, but his passion comes out on the weekends, when he races Motocross. Motocross takes up a lot of time and takes up a lot of money - in the form of fuel.