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  1. NBC will celebrate NASCAR's history during throwback weekend at Darlington RacewayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The return of the Southern 500 to Labor Day weekend will be marked by a throwback celebration at Darlington Raceway that will include everything from the retro paint schemes on the track to the actual broadcast booth. NBC has agreed to be part of the throwback theme, with its on-air talent scheduled to wear 1970's-style clothing.

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  2. Service King, Charlie 1 Horse Sign Agreements For AAA Texas 500 WeekendRead the original story

    11 min ago | Paddock Talk

    Texas Motor Speedway announced the addition of Service King Collision Repair Centers and Charlie 1 Horse to its family of sponsors with both signing entitlement deals for the AAA Texas 500 NASCAR tripleheader weekend scheduled for Nov. 5-8. Service King Collision Repair Centers, the Richardson, Texas-based company that operates 253 locations across 23 states, will serve as the event's qualifying day sponsor for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series.

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  3. Dixon brushes off Montoya's s**t season commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Four-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon has brushed off comments made by rival Juan Pablo Montoya, after the Columbian said the New Zealander had a s**t season and didn't deserve to win the title. But with Dixon leading the race, and Montoya finishing sixth, the Kiwi driver collected double points at the season finale to pip the Colombian for the title on race wins countback.

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  4. Darlington Raceway to Swap Confederate Flags for American FlagsRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Darlington Raceway will give out American flags to those who want to turn in a Confederate flag, continuing an initiative that began in Daytona soon after nine people were killed at a church in Charleston. Darlington Raceway to Swap Confederate Flags for American Flags DARLINGTON, S.C. - Darlington Raceway will give out American flags to those who want to turn in a Confederate flag, continuing an initiative that began in Daytona soon after nine people were killed at a church in Charleston.

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  5. Low downforce packages debuts at DarlingtonRead the original story

    32 min ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Perhaps somewhat overshadowed by all the talk about Darlington Raceway 's "throwback" platform this weekend is the return of NASCAR's low downforce package, incorporating aerodynamic changes first unveiled at Kentucky Speedway earlier this year. Three significant changes have been incorporated into the Sprint Cup Series package for Sunday's Bojangles' Southern 500 that differs from the package used in the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky in July.

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  6. Chase-clinching scenarios this weekRead the original story

    33 min ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Only two races remain before the 16-driver Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field is set. Here are the scenarios for clinching a Chase berth at Darlington Raceway : Drivers with wins who have clinched a spot in the Chase as long as they attempt to qualify for the remaining two races: Note: Kyle Busch is currently second in the Chase Grid, but has not clinched a spot in the top 30 of the points standings.

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  7. NASCAR fans can trade Confederate flags for American flag at Sunday's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Darlington Raceway will give out American flags to those who want to turn in a Confederate flag, continuing an initiative that began in Daytona soon after nine people were killed at a church in Charleston. Track president Chip Wile says he hopes fans attending the Southern 500 on Sunday will "join us in creating an inclusive atmosphere" at NASCAR's oldest superspeedway.

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  8. NASCAR Aims for 'Inclusive Atmosphere' by Swapping...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    Darlington Raceway will give out American flags to those who want to turn in a Confederate flag, continuing an initiative that began in Daytona soon after nine people were killed at a church in Charleston. Beneath the old Confederate States flag, a fan watches the racers flash past the wall during the NASCAR Winston Cup Carolina Dodge Dealers 400 at the Darlington Raceway, Darlington, South Carolina, March 18, 2001.

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  9. Darlington offering American flags in exchange for Confederate flagsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Darlington Raceway will offer fans American flags in exchange for their Confederate flags this weekend to create an "inclusive atmosphere" at the track, Darlington president Chip Wile said Wednesday, via The Associated Press . The Labor Day weekend race is returning to Darlington, NASCAR's oldest track, for the first time since 2003 .

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  10. High 5: See Earnhardt's pink rideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Editor's note: On Wednesday at noon ET, "High 5" will present some of the best NASCAR-related content from around the web. Fans, drivers and most everyone in the NASCAR industry is looking forward to this weekend's Sprint Cup showdown at Darlington Raceway .

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  11. Harvick: Best is still ahead for No. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    In keeping with NASCAR's throwback-themed Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, here's a nod to Kevin Harvick and his No. 4 Budweiser Chevy team's historic run this season.

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  12. "A lot on the line" at Darlington, says NASCARRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    Darlington will put NASCAR's low-downforce aero package to the test, which could become a staple at races in 2016 if proved successful this weekend. Don't be fooled by the throwback paint schemes that harken to a bygone era when the Southern 500 was an unbroken tradition at the Lady in Black.

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  13. Eagles fly fast in season-opening winRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | C & G Newspapers

    NASCAR season at Michigan International Speedway is over for the year, but a NASCAR-style offense at Utica Eisenhower is just getting started. "It just feels good to come out here and the things we have practiced, our speed offense, the no-huddle and the Nascar stuff that we got," Eisenhower coach Chris Smith said.

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  14. NASCAR betting odds for drivers to win 2015 Bojangles Southern 500 at DarlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The 2015 Bojangles Southern 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup race is taking place this Sunday night September 6, 2015, at 7:00 pm EDT at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, South Carolina. Here is a list of the betting odds for NASCAR drivers to win the 2015 Bojangles Southern 500 at Darlington.

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  15. 2015 Road America 180: Said leads JGR at Road AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Boris Said lead Joe Gibbs Racing with a sixth place finish at the Road America 180 Xfinity Series race at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. His JGR teammates Kenny Habul and Daniel Suarez finished 14th and 24th, respectively.

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  16. Hendrick Motorsports At DarlingtonRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    In 52 events at Darlington Raceway, Hendrick Motorsports has earned 14 wins, seven pole positions, 44 top-five finishes and 71 top-10s. Johnson most recently won at the historic track on May 12, 2012, to claim Hendrick Motorsports' 200th Sprint Cup victory.

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  17. Donald Trump To Appear During Big Mitten Fair At Michigan International SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  18. 2015 Darlington: Eric McClure NASCAR Xfinity Race PreviewRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Southern State of Mind: Wrapping up the final road course race of the season with a 23rd place finish last weekend at Road America, Eric McClure is ready to get back to tradition as he will try to tame the "Lady in Black" for the eighth time in his NASCAR XFINITY Series career. In McClure's seven previous starts at the 1.366-mile track in the heart of South Carolina, he has recorded one top-25 finish , which came in last year's event.

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  19. Entry Process Begins For 2016 IMSA Weathertech Sportscar ChampionshipRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    The green flag has waved on the entry process for teams planning to compete in the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The earlier timeline, a full two months ahead of prior seasons, is the result of requests from many teams and manufacturer partners eager to confirm their plans for 2016.

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  20. 2015 Darlington: Blake Koch NASCAR Xfinity Race PreviewRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Blake Koch Geared up to Tame the Track "Too Tough to Tame": Making his fifth start at Darlington Raceway this weekend, Blake Koch is looking to tame that track deemed "Too Tough to Tame". With a best starting position of 24th and a best finishing position of 18th, Koch is looking forward to racing up against the outside wall come Saturday afternoon.

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