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  1. Arpin racks up another trophy for Ganassi at Red Bull RallycrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Chip Ganassi Racing racked up another trophy at Daytona International Speedway after Steve Arpin captured the Supercar Red Bull Rallycross final Saturday Steve Arpin It was the both the team;s and his first Supercar victory, and made a special edition to a trophy case already laden with Ganassi's Rolex 24 at Daytona and Daytona 500 wins .In fact, the team finished the race with a one/two punch as Arpiin's teammate Brian Deegan held on for 2nd ahead of last year's racewinner Sebastian Eriksson. "You have to be super aggressive on this first corner to give yourself some track position to be in a position to race," Aepin stated after the race.

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  2. Mazda Road To Indy Returns To Road AmericaRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Modern Tire Dealer

    This weekend will see all three levels of the highly acclaimed Mazda Road to Indy in support of the Verizon IndyCar Series' Kohler Grand Prix at Road America. Located in Elkhart Lake, Wis., the 4.048-mile, 14-turn road course has long been a driver and fan favorite.

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  3. Race To The Chase Heating UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Williamson Daily News Online

    The summer portion of the Sprint Cup schedule will get underway this weekend at Sonoma's road course and with the dropping of its green flag there will only be eleven races left for a driver to become Chase eligible.

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  4. Mears, fan build bond at LegolandRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    WINTER HAVEN, Fla. - Ten-year old Layla Popoff was ready for the green flag. Lined up alongside NASCAR Sprint Cup Series veteran Casey Mears for a race through Legoland's intricate Miniland creations on Monday afternoon, Popoff's brick car jumped off the starting line.

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  5. Michael Shank Racing runs ninth in Le Mans debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Michael Shank Racing, with drivers Ozz Negri, John Pew and Laurens Vanthoor, successfully completed its initial run at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, overcoming adversity in practice to lead the P2 class in the early laps of the famed race in the Ligier JS P2 Honda, and finish ninth. Drivers John Pew, Ozz Negri, and Laurens Vanthoor piloted their Honda-powered Ligier through a wide range of conditions, including a sudden shower just before the scheduled green flag that resulted in the race starting behind a safety car for the first time in its 80-year history.

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  6. Rir, Drive Smart Virginia and the Va. DMV Highway Safety Office Ask Fans "Who's Your Driver?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    It's a question all NASCAR fans ask one another: "Who's Your Driver?" From Denny Hamlin to Dale Earnhardt, Jr., everyone makes a choice. But this September, Richmond International Raceway, DRIVE SMART Virginia and the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles Highway Safety Office will ask fans "Who's Your Driver" in a different light.

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  7. 2016 Iowa: B.J. McLeod NASCAR Xfinity Race PreviewRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    'Short tracks, short tracks, short tracks.' With those six words, you know that NASCAR XFINITY Series driver B.J. McLeod is amped as the series steers west towards Newton, Iowa, site of Sunday's American Ethanol E15 250 at Iowa Speedway.

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  8. 59th Annual DAYTONA 500 Tickets On Sale Monday, June 20Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Tickets for the prestigious 59th annual DAYTONA 500 NASCAR Cup Series season-opening race will officially go on sale Monday, June 20 at 9 a.m. EST. Race fans will have the opportunity to experience the 2017 DAYTONA 500, scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 26, in the world's only motorsports stadium, experiencing unprecedented amenities that include 101,500 new, wider seats, thousands of premium club seats, 40 escalators and 17 elevators, 60 luxury suites, social 'neighborhoods' and three concourse levels that span the nearly mile-long frontstretch.

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  9. Verizon IndyCar Series highs and lows at the season's halfway pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | AutoWeek

    The long and short of the Verizon IndyCar Series at its halfway point is that the 100th Indianapolis 500 lived up to its hype - "The event of the century in every way," Mario Andretti said - and Simon Pagenaud has created new hype. Pagenaud has an 80-point lead, three race wins and four poles through eight of the 16 races.

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  10. Rain, aging asphalt to blame for soggy Texas race weekendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Daily Republic

    Blame it on the rain. Or is it because of the aging asphalt at Texas Motor Speedway that drivers prefer? Really, it's both, and became a soggy issue for the third consecutive race weekend at the track over an eight-month period.

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  11. 2016 Iowa: Red Horse Racing NASCAR Truck Race PreviewRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Red Horse Racing at Iowa Speedway... In 21 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts at Iowa Speedway, Red Horse Racing has recorded two wins four top-five and eight top-10 finishes with an average start of 9.0 and an average finish of 12.0. Red Horse Racing NASCAR Camping World Truck Series History... Since entering NASCAR Camping World Truck Series competition in 2005, RHR has logged 490 starts, earning 15 wins, 101 top-five finishes, 212 top-10 finishes and 13 pole awards. 2016: The Road So Far... With seven races completed in the 2016 season, Red Horse Racing is second in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver championship point standings with driver Timothy Peters.

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  12. Junior talks going back to TV boothRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Photo credit: @FS1 Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Michigan International Speedway saw the much-anticipated debut of Dale Earnhardt Jr . in the broadcast booth alongside Adam Alexander and Michael Waltrip .

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  13. 2016 Iowa: Ryan Reed NASCAR Xfinity Race PreviewRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    ADVANCE NOTES Reed at Iowa Speedway Ryan Reed has competed at Iowa Speedway four times in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. In this race last year, Reed finished 12th after starting 16th.

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  14. Life 47 mins ago 7:39 p.m.NASCAR driver breaking barriers to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Rico Abreu is competitive alright. A top dirt track driver until he moved up to the truck series this year.

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  15. Matt Tifft to sit out this weekend due to back injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Matt Tifft will miss this weekend's races at Iowa Speedway due to a back injury, Motorsport.com has learned. Tifft, 19, was scheduled to drive for Red Horse Racing in Saturday's Speediatrics 200 and Sunday's American Ethanol E15 250 for Joe Gibbs Racing.

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  16. Groundhog hits NASCAR track, clocked at 4.9 mphRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Road hog! Practice runs for a NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Michigan International Speedway were delayed 10 minutes while track workers corralled a groundhog that ran onto the track and released it in some nearby acreage. Fox Sports 1, caught up in the euphoria, reported that the critter's top-end speed reached 4.9 mph.

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  17. Random thoughts: Plenty of success stories in last schhol year, but Beltrana s was the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Random thoughts for a Tuesday morning, wondering whatever happened to Darshae Burnside, who is tied with Riverside Poly's Cheryl Miller for the most rebounds in a single CIF Southern Section season for Cajon High School in the 2006-07 season. Another scholastic school year has wrapped up and we will remember 2015-16 for some rather remarkable stories.

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  18. Jaguars LB Telvin Smith Named Honorary Pace Car Driver for 400-Mile July NSCS Race at DISRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Jacksonville Jaguars outside linebacker Telvin Smith will serve as Honorary Pace Car Driver for the 58th annual Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday, July 2. Smith, who played collegiately at Florida State University before being chosen by the Jaguars in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft, will lead the field around the 2.5-mile tri-oval in a Toyota Camry Pace Car prior to the start of the 160-lap, 400-mile race. Smith will also participate in a question-and-answer session in Sprint FANZONE, pre-race ceremonies and attend the drivers' meeting.

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  19. Work on Jaguars' indoor facility underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    [email protected] Jaguars president Mark Lamping sdf ghvsd hsda hsad hs asd hsda hs hs s s hvs hvshvshv Jaguars president Mark Lamping said Monday the project outside EverBank Field's south end zone is underway and scheduled for completion next spring. The indoor practice facility and amphitheater are the main components of the projected $90 million effort, but inside the stadium, building a new entrance way for the Jaguars started last month.

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  20. Michigan Winners & Losers: Fans enjoying parity, close competitionRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Sporting News

    Heading into the second of three NASCAR weekend breaks this season, there's been 10 different winners, the racing has been good and there's likely a lot more in store as we draw closer to the Chase. Going into the second of three scheduled off weeks this season for Sprint Cup teams, not much has changed.

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