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  1. Road America / Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Weekend PreviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    Staff Report, NASCAR Wire Service Dillon determined to gain more ground on Buescher at Road America Chris Buescher gambled at Bristol and almost came up big. The key word in the previous sentence: 'Almost.'

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  2. Stewart claims he didna t see man on track before fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    In this Aug. 29, 2014, file photo, NASCAR auto racing driver Tony Stewart reads a statement during a news conference at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Ga. Stewart is scheduled to race Sunday at Watkins Glen International Raceway for the first time since 2012.

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  3. Celebrity odds and endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    Former NFL tackle Jonathan Martin posted on Facebook that difficulties in the profession led him to attempt suicide multiple times, and he wanted to share his struggle with social isolation to help others. Martin, who retired this year, said his problems date to childhood in California, and to being told his entire life he was not "black enough."

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  4. Emotional hurdles of filling in for fallen driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... came back for one race - in the 2005 installment when Rice was injured. Tony Kanaan replaced close friend Dario Franchitti at Chip Ganassi Racing after the four-time series champion was forced to retire as a result of injuries incurred in a street ...

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  5. Honda to Assist Wilson Children's Fund at SonomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Auto Channel

    August 28, 2015: American Honda Motor Company, Inc., and Honda Performance Development today announced plans to contribute to the Wilson Children's Fund based on laps completed by all Honda entries in this weekend's GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Verizon IndyCar Series season finale at Sonoma Raceway. The Wilson Children's Fund was established this week to benefit the surviving daughters of Honda Indy Car driver Justin Wilson, who died on Monday as a result of injuries sustained last weekend in a racing accident at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania.

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  6. IndyCar drivers find comfort in getting back to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    IndyCar drivers got back to work Friday, climbing into their cars as a distraction - albeit a temporary one - from their grief over Justin Wilson's death. Wilson died Monday of a head injury suffered a day earlier when he was stuck by debris from another car at Pocono Raceway.

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  7. After Justin Wilson's death, IndyCar drivers go back to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    Less than a week after the death of popular driver Justin Wilson, the rest of the Verizon IndyCar Series community will temporarily put their grieving on hold and get back to the business of crowning the 2015 champion in Sunday's GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma. To some, this might seem inappropriately soon to resume racing after Wilson died Monday from a devastating head injury suffered when he was struck by a piece of debris from Sage Karam's wrecked car during last Sunday's ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway.

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  8. Eau Claire native Paul Menard feels at home at Road AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    "We used to always come over for the Indy-car races," said Menard, an Eau Claire native who grew up while his father, John, fielded cars in the Indianapolis 500. "We'd still come to other races like Milwaukee and Elkhart just to be fans.

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  9. Karam working with psychologist following Wilson's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    Driver Sage Karam stands on pit road during qualifying for Sunday's Pocono IndyCar 500 auto race, Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, in Long Pond. Photo: Derik Hamilton, AP Sage Karam pits during the Pocono IndyCar 500 auto race Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Long Pond, Pa.

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  10. David Letterman struggling with love of racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheIndyChannel

    The retired late-night comedian and IndyCar team co-owner rattled off a number racing deaths - Justin Wilson, Dan Wheldon, Paul Dana, Dale Earnhardt, Ayrton Senna, sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr. - and wondered if "maybe we've reached diminishing returns at making this sport safer." Letterman expressed his grief in a telephone interview with The Associated Press from his Montana ranch.

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  11. Column: IndyCar is clearly too risky; time to shut it downRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    In this May 17, 2015, file photo, Ed Carpenter hits the wall in the second turn during practice before qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. The IndyCar Series has bounced from one problem to another all season as it scrambles for viewers and new fans.

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  12. Paul Newberry: IndyCar is clearly too risky; time to shut it downRead the original story

    May 17, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Enough already. After the latest tragedy in IndyCar - Wilson's death from being struck on the top of the head by a piece of flying debris during a race last weekend at Pocono - it's time to shut down this ridiculously dangerous form of racing.

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  13. Regan Smith has no regrets over late bumpRead the original story

    Yesterday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    RELATED: See how Smith won at Mid-Ohio ELKHART LAKE, Wis. -- Regan Smith used a bit of bumper two weeks ago to become NASCAR's most recent road-course winner, shoving road-racing veteran Alex Tagliani in the last lap at Mid-Ohio to take his first XFINITY Series victory of the year.

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  14. IndyCar is clearly too risky; time to shut it downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Tony Renna. Greg Moore. Scott Brayton. Dead. Alex Zanardi. Sam Schmidt. Davey Hamilton. Maimed for life. Dario Franchitti. Cristiano da Matta. Kenny Brack. Careers cut short. James Hinchcliffe. Mikhail Aleshin. Mike Conway. Lucky to be alive. Enough ...

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  15. Still reeling from Wilson's death, IndyCar drivers seek comfort in getting back on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    It was back to work for IndyCar on Friday as its drivers were able to climb back into their cars as a distraction - albeit a temporary one - from their grief over the death of Justin Wilson. Wilson died Monday of a head injury suffered a day earlier when he was stuck by debris from another car at Pocono Raceway.

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  16. JSI Logistics Named An Official Partner Of The Hsr Classic 24 Hour At Daytona, Presented By IMSARead the original story

    Friday | Paddock Talk

    Officials from Historic Sportscar Racing and JSI Logistics announced today that the global logistics and supply chain management service provider has been named an Official Partner of the second edition of the HSR Classic 24 Hour at Daytona, presented by IMSA, November 11 - 15, at Daytona International Speedway. A top-tier provider of customized supply chain solutions, JSI Logistics has a global presence and thousands of team members throughout the world.

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  17. Matt Waltz to make Xfinity Series debut at RIRRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Langley Speedway driver Matt Waltz taken next to his hauler with his #2 car in back at Langley Speedway in Hampton. Langley Speedway driver Matt Waltz taken next to his hauler with his #2 car in back at Langley Speedway in Hampton.

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  18. Police: Car's Direction Contributed To Disney World Track Instructor's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jalopnik

    The Florida Highway Patrol has released its findings on the April crash at the Disney World Speedway track that claimed a track instructor's life, and it confirms what many suspected - that running the course in the opposite direction of how it was designed to run is what led to the car getting impaled by a guard rail. Driving instructor Gary Terry, 36 - who worked at the Richard Petty Driving Experience and Exotic Driving Experience which ran at the Orlando track - was killed riding in a Lamborghini driven by a student that spun out and into a guard rail.

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  19. Matt Waltz will make Xfinity Series debut at RIR on Sept. 11 for Derrike Cope RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Matt Waltz didn't wait for the stock car racing world to come knocking at his door. Anxious to move closer to the big-time, he networked and because of that he'll make his Xfinity Series debut on Sept.

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  20. Column: IndyCar is clearly too risky; time to shut it downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC 33/40

    FILE - In this March 7, 2012, file photo, Susie Wheldon, widow of IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon, front row left, holds her son Sebastian as she sits with Bill Foster, Mayor of St. Petersburg, front row right, and several dr... Enough already. After the latest tragedy in IndyCar - Wilson's death from being struck on the top of the head by a piece of flying debris during a race last weekend at Pocono - it's time to shut down this ridiculously dangerous form of racing. 7 comments