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  1. Hinckley Township native Matt Tifft to race XFINITY SeriesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Medina Gazette

    Matt Tifft is moving up the NASCAR ranks. This season, the Hinckley Township native will race in the XFINITY Series - formerly the Nationwide Series - after signing with Joe Gibbs Racing.


  2. Remembering a legend: Barney HallRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    Elkin's Barney Hall passed away Tuesday night at the age of 83. A longtime anchor for the Motor Racing Network and member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, he will continue to be considered one of the sport's all-time great broadcasters. Elkin's Barney Hall passed away Tuesday night at the age of 83. A longtime anchor for the Motor Racing Network and member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, he will continue to be considered one of the sport's all-time great broadcasters.


  3. Thousands of runners hit Daytona Speedway for Half MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    NASCAR fan Chris Suprin got his first-place finish Sunday morning on the track at Daytona International Speedway. "It was an incredible experience," said the 21-year-old from Newburyport, Massachusetts.


  4. Dover Speedway to host job fair Feb. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

    Dover International Speedway will host a job fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 20, for new individuals and groups interested in working at its two NASCAR weekends and the Firefly Music Festival. The event will be held in Diamond Room 2 at Dover Downs Hotel and Casino.


  5. Bender, Casey Battle from Last to 14th in Freedom Autosport Mazda MX-5Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Paddock Talk

    Danny Bender and Britt Casey, Jr. went from the back of the grid to 14th during Friday's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season opener at Daytona International Speedway. Their No.


  6. Cameron Hayley Returns To Thorsport Racing In 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Paddock Talk

    Calgary, Alberta, Canada native, Cameron Hayley, will return to ThorSport Racing and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2016, piloting the No. 13 Cabinets by Hayley Toyota Tundra.


  7. Biffle, No. 16 Team Look For Strong Season In 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Paddock Talk

    Roush Fenway Racing driver Greg Biffle heads into the 2016 season on a continued quest to become the first driver to claim a championship in all three of NASCAR major series. There are a few new faces on the No.


  8. Make My DayFOOD Puritans Attack Hot DogsRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2011 | American Reporter

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- I'm tired of people who try to ruin the fun for everyone. I'm tired of these smug societal Puritans who can only enjoy life when they try to spoil everyone else's good time.


  9. Team Preview: Team PenskeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WAAF-FM Brighton

    The 2016 season marks a milestone for Roger Penske as he celebrates his 50th year in racing. And with the success his NASCAR teams have enjoyed in recent years, it's easy to say that Penske is now at the top of his game.


  10. Lowe's Red Vest look to return for JohnsonRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Johnson ran the look at Charlotte Motor Speedway in October of 2015, but engine issues sent him to a 39th-place finish. In 2014, Johnson won the November race at Texas Motor Speedway with the red look on his car. See how the look came to life for the Texas race here .


  11. Phoenix International Raceway to host IndyCar testing sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On February 27 Phoenix International Raceway is hosting the IndyCar Prix View Inaugural Testing Event . The preseason event is an opportunity for IndyCar teams and drivers to get acclimated with PIR for the upcoming Phoenix Grand Prix on April 2. "The Prix View Inaugural Indy Car testing event will be a way for our race fans to get a taste of the Verizon IndyCar Series and the biggest stars in open-wheel racing prior to the Phoenix Grand Prix in April," PIR President Bryan R. Sperber stated.


  12. NASCAR's Tony Stewart hospitalized with back injuryRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KLTV Tyler

    Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart was hospitalized Tuesday with a back injury and Stewart-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.


  13. Shake 'n Bacon Milkshake RecipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Most people are fans of bacon . And of beer. And of ice cream. But how many are fans of all three put together? The Texas Motor Speedway, in conjunction with Levy Restaurants, decided to put this to the test.


  14. Las Vegas native Kyle Busch to make 200th NASCAR Sprint Cup series startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Las Vegas native Kyle Busch will make his 200th NASCAR Sprint Cup series start this weekend at Pocono Raceway in the Gillette Fusion ProGlide 500 presented by Target. Not only is it a milestone for his career, but it will make history, as he now becomes the youngest driver to reach this point breaking the previous record held by Brian Vickers .


  15. Busch brothers have busy weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2010 | Examiner.com

    After the rain-delayed Nationwide race on Monday in Texas won by Kyle Busch , word started spreading that the Vegas native would go for a second Nationwide Series championship. In the offseason, Busch announced he would not run the full season due to the formation of his own team, Kyle Busch Motorsports, and wanting to concentrate on the Chase for the Cup championship.


  16. Vegas native Kyle Busch wins five consecutive Nationwide races at Texas Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Not only was the Las Vegas native honored by the Texas Motorsports Hall of Fame as Racer of the Year, but he won his fifth consecutive Nationwide race at Texas Motor Speedway. In the last five races, he has led 810 of the 1000 laps raced.


  17. Richard Petty's 50th Anniversary CelebrationRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2008 | Stock Car Racing Magazine

    Petty Enterprises will celebrate "The King" Richard Petty's 50th anniversary in NASCAR this weekend. The plan includes Petty getting back into a racecar and turning laps at Chicagoland Speedway.


  18. Brickyard 400 Pit Stop - ' A Journey Down Racing's Memory LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2008 | Stock Car Racing Magazine

    It was an invasion of sorts, although fields of green corn standing tall and blowing in the wind look about the same in August, whether it's Indiana or North Carolina. The year was 1994, and NASCAR was taking its long-standing show to Hoosierland, going to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the very first time.


  19. Dale Earnhardt drove and lived like a 'bastard': bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    Dale Earnhardt drove NASCAR from its Southern good ol' boy roots into a national obsession at 200 mph and a tankful of menace. He lived and died a legend.


  20. Am Racing Hires Browning As Crew ChiefRead the original story

    Saturday | Paddock Talk

    AM Racing has hired veteran NASCAR crew chief Marc Browning to head the team's at-track efforts with driver Austin Wayne Self in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the 2016 season, the organization announced on Thursday. Browning, a native of Dundee, MI, has a background rich with experience in the upper levels of NASCAR, including a stint as a member of Kyle Busch's Sprint Cup Series crew at Joe Gibbs Racing.