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  1. Digital Dash comes to NASCAR full-time in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Examiner.com

    Out with the analog and in with the digital as the 2016 NASCAR campaign begins. NASCAR teams must start using the new digital dashboard technology as the 2016 season begins at Daytona.

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  2. Red Farmer: The Stock Car InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2006 | Stock Car Racing Magazine

    Name : Charles Lawrence "Red" Farmer Year of birth : He's not telling, but 1928 seems to be about right,making him at least 77 years old Birthplace : Nashville, Tennessee Residence : Hueytown, Alabama Family : Married to wife Joan for 55 years; two daughters, Cindy andBonnie; one son, Michael; nine grandchildren; four great grandchildren Racing involvement : Began running short tracks around Miami in 1948;began racing in Alabama in late '50s and became part of legendaryAlabama Gang with Bobby and Donnie Allison; has 748 wins on dirt andasphalt, from local bullrings to superspeedways; earned NASCAR Sportsman titles in 1969, '70 and '71; named one of NASCAR's 50Top Drivers in 1998; member of International Motorsports Hall of Fameand Dirt Late Model Hall of Fame; still active as a driver and works asconsultant with ARCA team.

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  3. Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational 2015: Fords Chase OUSCI TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    Fords Chase the Ultimate Street Car Title: The Blue Oval Brigade has captured the title just once in seven years. Would 2015 bring about change? OPTIMA's Ultimate Street Car Invitational, presented by K&N Filters, was conceived at the SEMA Show and the concept was fairly straightforward- could the cars at this industry showcase actually be driven hard on a track or were they just show queens? Fewer than 30 cars accepted the first challenge back in 2008 and nearly half the field was unable to finish the weekend.

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  4. Indy 500 exhibit featured at 2016 Canadian International AutoShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Auto Channel

    For more than a century, every Memorial Day weekend in the United States has seen open-wheel cars racing 500 miles around a 2.5-mile oval track known as "The Brickyard." This annual event - which took a break during both World Wars - has become so synonymous with motor sports that the host city shares its nickname with both the race and race series that will this year be running the 100th installment of The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.

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  5. King of MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2005 | Stock Car Racing Magazine

    Pearson's No. 21 Wood Brothers Mercury spent plenty of time out front atMichigan International Speedway.

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  6. 2016 Daytona 24: Brazilian Derani Leads Tequila Patron ESM to Rolex 24 At Daytona VictoryRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Paddock Talk

    Pipo Derani is a 22-year-old Brazilian racer who had never seen Daytona International Speedway prior to a practice session a few weeks ago, and has never raced anywhere in the U.S. before. Now, the virtually unknown driver is the hero of the 54th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, taking his team to a win in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season opener, the biggest sports car endurance race in North America.

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  7. Why Big Brands Are Skipping Super Bowl 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Fox News

    The Super Bowl appears to have lost a lot of its gusto for advertisers, and major brands are instead leaning on the digital world to reach consumers. Thirty-second commercials during Super Bowl 50 were going for a whopping $5 million apiece, according to the game's broadcast partner this year, CBS .

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  8. How the Ford GT race car differs from the road carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Christian Science Monitor

    The Ganassi Racing Ford GT runs through the front stretch during the IMSA 24-hour auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida . The most anticipated new car release of the year in enthusiast circles is the upcoming 2017 Ford GT.

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  9. Bayne Ready To Get Back To The Track In 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Paddock Talk

    Trevor Bayne, driver of the No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Fusion for Roush Fenway Racing, heads into his second full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season focused and ready to grow on what was learned in 2015.

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  10. Allmendinger still waiting to drive, but his car leads Rolex 24 at 5-hour markRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Paddock Talk

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The No. 60 Honda-powered Ligier JS P2 survived an early incident to hold the overall lead at the five-hour mark of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, the season-opening race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

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  11. Jack's WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2005 | Stock Car Racing Magazine

    The engines are still. The grandstands are emptying. Jeff Gordon's voiceis filling the infield with yet another description of how he just wonhis third Daytona 500.

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  12. Ford Mustangs Top The Podium at DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    If you need the raciest of racey Mustangs, you go for the track-only version of the GT350R-where the R already stood for Race, and you get the GT350R-C. If you aren't sure that the 350R-C is up to the task of your road-coursing, take a look at the podium from the 2016 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Daytona International Speedway.

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  13. Ford Shelby GT350R-C Right At Home In Daytona Debut, Maxwell, Johnson ...Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | Paddock Talk

    Billy Johnson pulled away on a restart with 20 minutes remaining and held on to win Friday's BMW Performance 200, leading a one-two sweep in the Daytona International Speedway debut of the Ford Shelby GT350R-C in the opening round of the 2016 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Driving the No.

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  14. Restored! That Infamous Ruggirello-Roush Mustang IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    Sudden Death: The Ruggirello-Roush Mustang II, Sudden Death, is probably the most famous Mustang II of all time-and it has just been restored Readers of Mustang Monthly are well aware of Jack Roush. Today he's best known for his partnership in the Roush Fenway NASCAR team, but Cactus Jack has been a hardcore Ford racer for his entire career, first gaining fame in the early NHRA Pro Stock ranks with his partner Wayne Gapp.

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  15. Roush Fenway Racing looks for NASCAR excitement after dismal seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Team co-owner Jack Roush, center, poses for a photo with drivers, from left, Bubba Wallace, Ryan Reed, Chris Buscher, Trevor Bayne, Ricky Stenhouse Jr, and Greg Biffle during the Charlotte Motor Speedway NASCAR Media Tour in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016. Team co-owner Jack Roush, center, poses for a photo with drivers, from left, Bubba Wallace, Ryan Reed, Chris Buscher, Trevor Bayne, Ricky Stenhouse Jr, and Greg Biffle during the Charlotte Motor Speedway NASCAR Media Tour in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016.

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  16. NASCAR's Tony Stewart injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | 700WLW Cincinnati

    HAAS RACING SAID THE TEAM WAS UNSURE OF THE EXTENT OF HIS INJURIES JUST A WEEK BEFORE HE IS EXPECTED IN DAYTONA TO PREPARE FOR HIS FINAL SEASON IN SPRINT CUP. THE 44-YEAR-OLD STEWART WAS INJURED SUNDAY DURING AN ACCIDENT WHILE HE WAS RIDING AN ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE SOMEWHERE ON THE WEST COAST, SHR SPOKESMAN MIKE ARNING TOLD THE ASSOCIATED PRESS.

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  17. Friday 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona NotebookRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | Paddock Talk

    By Steven Cole Smith, IMSA Wire Service International, Star-Studded Cast Set for Rolex 24 At Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Florida - The global nature of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship has seldom been more evident than in looking at the driver lineup for the 54th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona. One need look no further than the polesitter of the race -- Russian IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin, who took the Prototype class TOTAL Pole Award in the Nissan-powered No.

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  18. Rolex 24 at Daytona Ends Early for CORE AutosportRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Paddock Talk

    ... was irreparable. The team had completed just five and a half hours of the race. The damage prevented co-drivers Colin Braun and Martin Plowman from turning a lap in the race. The team was also unable to complete the minimum drive times for Bennett ...

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  19. Five ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The Rolex 24 At Daytona has come and gone. All that remains are fond memories of the event and tons of garbage - there is always at least one sofa left behind - that needs to be cleared from the Daytona International Speedway infield.

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  20. Michelin Delivers Excitement in Rolex 24 At DaytonaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Modern Tire Dealer

    The first race of the 2016 IMSA Weathertech Championship delivered the GTLM class competition that fans anticipated and more as Michelin technical partners from Corvette, Porsche, BMW, Ferrari, and Ford battled throughout the Rolex 24 At Daytona. The 24 hour race was decided by a mere 34 thousandths of a second as the two factory Corvette Racing C7.Rs went flat out, totally free of team orders for the final 30 minutes.

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