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  1. Race To Build Self-Driving Cars AcceleratesRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | Bloomberg

    The thought of cars without drivers is both exciting and terrifying. With major automakers and tech companies pouring billions into developing vehicles that use sensors and cameras to react to their environment, the day of the driverless car is getting much closer.

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  2. AMS wraps up 2016 Legends, Bandolero seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    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. Brody Graham took the green flag from the pole position in the Rookie Bandolero Division feature to begin the afternoon's lineup, but it was Cameron Potter who stole the lead and held on to it for the first seven laps.

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  3. Lamborghini's $12,000 Intensive Driving SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Bloomberg

    For $12,000, Lamborghini's most loyal customers can spend two days on the track driving the brand's most exclusive super cars. The annual program includes one-on-one coaching from Lamborghini pro drivers and laps in the Huracan Super Trofeo race car.

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  4. Big honor for Charlotte Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | WBTV

    The "Greatest Place to See the Race" earned one of the motorsports industry's highest honors at the Performance Racing Industry Trade Show in Indianapolis. Charlotte Motor Speedway received The Race Track Business Conference's "Outstanding Facility of the Year" award presented by National Speedway Directory and Track Guide, according to a news release.

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  5. 2017 Dodge Challenger GT, 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63, 2018 Lexus LC: This Week's Top PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | BenzConnection

    The Dodge Challenger has just spawned an all-wheel-drive model dubbed the GT , which means owners up north will be able to safely drive it year round. The GT doesn't get the hulking wide-body kit of the concept version, but we'll see that soon enough on a new range-topping Challenger .

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  6. Formula 4 US adds classic North American tracks to 2017 scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Circuit of The Americas, Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course, Mosport and VIR will be on next year's calendar for the SCCA Pro Racing-sanctioned and Honda-powered series, it was announced today. The Formula 4 United States Championship will expand to six events and is expected to double in size to "more than 35 cars" according to the official press release.

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  7. NASCAR star Earnhardt cleared to race again after concussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Daily Republic

    NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr., who missed the final 18 races of last season because of a concussion, has been medically cleared to return next year. Dr. Micky Collins, medical director of the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program in Pittsburgh, in consultation with Charlotte neurosurgeon Dr. Jerry Petty, cleared the 42-year-old driver Wednesday following a test session at Darlington Raceway in South Carolina.

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  8. Matt DiBenedetto leaves NASCAR's BK Racing TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | AutoWeek

    Popular NASCAR driver Matt DiBenedetto tweeted on Thursday that he would not return to BK Racing for the 2017 Cup Series season. The 25-year-old spent the past two years with the underfunded Toyota outfit and has experienced both highs and lows during his first 68 races at the highest level.

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  9. Earnhardt receives permission to raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Thomasville Times

    NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr., who missed the final 18 races of last season because of a concussion, has been medically cleared to return next year. Dr. Micky Collins, medical director of the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program in Pittsburgh, in consultation with Charlotte neurosurgeon Dr. Jerry Petty, cleared the 42-year-old driver Wednesday following a test session at Darlington Raceway in South Carolina.

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  10. Spot on: Larson, Target give backRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates driver will be on the road for the holidays, traveling with his family to Sydney, Australia to race sprint cars for a week or so. Once he returns stateside, he'll be heading to Tulsa, Oklahoma, for the annual Chili Bowl Nationals Jan. 9-14.

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  11. Sponsor already in hand, Gus Dean completes puzzle with race teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | The Island Packet

    One week after Gus Dean landed the sponsorship to take his racing career to the next level, the Bluffton driver now has a race team. Dean will drive next season's ARCA schedule for Win-Tron Racing, a Charlotte-area operation that just completed its 10th year of competition on the developmental circuit.

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  12. Alex Bowman to drive No. 88 in The ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Hendrick Motorsports announced that Alex Bowman, Phoenix pole award winner in November, will drive the No. 88 at Daytona International Speedway in The Clash on February 18, 2017.

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  13. Kid Rock rolls out line of pro-Trump merchandiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | USA Today

    Weeks after a series of digitally altered photos went viral, Kid Rock is capitalizing on the phenomenon by unveiling a line of pro- Donald Trump merchandise. Kid Rock rolls out line of pro-Trump merchandise Weeks after a series of digitally altered photos went viral, Kid Rock is capitalizing on the phenomenon by unveiling a line of pro- Donald Trump merchandise.

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  14. Hunter-Reay, Rahal join MSR Acura for Rolex 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Michael Shank Racing has hired IndyCar aces Ryan Hunter-Reay and Graham Rahal to race its new Acura NSX GT3s in the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona next January. Fulltime IMSA NSX pilots next year are Andy Lally, Katherine Legge, Ozz Negri and Jeff Segal, while Tom Dyer and Mark Wilkins will be the squad's endurance drivers.

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  15. Indy 500 winner Rossi unveils image on Borg-Warner TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Alexander Rossi, who won the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, has revealed his sterling silver 'face' on the Borg-Warner Trophy at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum this afternoon. The Andretti-Herta Autosport driver scored a remarkable victory in the world's biggest race after a brilliantly managed final stint.

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  16. Enhancements Unveiled For 2017 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar ChallengeRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    International Motor Sports Association officials today confirmed enhancements in key areas to be implemented for the 2017 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. A year-end points fund has been established for eligible Challenge participants in 2017.

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  17. Food City, Bristol Motor Speedway host drives to benefit Sevier County -Read the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | Middlesboro Daily News

    In the wake of the devastating fires that swept through Gatlinburg and Sevier County, Food City and Bristol Motor Speedway have teamed up to host a number of initiatives, including a fundraising campaign to benefit local relief efforts. Continuing through December 7, Food City locations throughout Kentucky, Virginia and East Tennessee will participate in a fundraising campaign.

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  18. Show of respect from peers is what Jimmie Johnson will rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | ABC News

    Jimmie Johnson didn't need to see highlights of his seventh Sprint Cup championship celebration at Homestead-Miami Speedway to tug at his heart during the 2016 awards banquet Friday night. "In a certain way I guess I kind of lived it, so I have the fond memories," Johnson said.

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  19. Hello, Yellow! Ferrari Unveils 488 Challenge at DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Car and Driver

    During the 2016 Finali Mondiali, Ferrari's season-ending race for its Ferrari Challenge, XX, and customer-raced F1 cars, the company pulled the wraps from the latest iteration of its turbocharged, mid-engined 488 : the 488 Challenge. Celebrating the upcoming 25th anniversary of its single-marque, gentleman-racer series, the 488 Challenge builds on the previous Challenge car, the 458, by adopting lessons learned from Maranello's GTE program .

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  20. new NASCAR offers big economic boom for VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has been trying to woo the Washington Redskins to Northern Virginia, touting the economic benefits a new football stadium and the team would bring to the state. But a recent report from Old Dominion University said the state should consider the benefits NASCAR events have in Virginia.

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