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  1. 2001 NASCAR Winston Cup RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    In 2001, the Dodge division of Chrysler Corporation announced it would return to NASCAR Cup Series racing for the first time since the late 1970s, and they assembled a formidable team. Ray Evernham, who left the Hendrick MotorA sports Chevrolet operation in 1999, was hired by MoPar to direct Dodge's effort.

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  2. Busch testifies he told former girlfriend to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KRCR

    NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Kurt Busch insisted during testimony at a hearing Wednesday in Dover, Del., that he repeatedly asked his former girlfriend to leave his motorhome on the night that she alleges that he assaulted her. Patricia Driscoll is pursuing a court order to keep Busch away from her, saying she fears for her safety.

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  3. 1992 NASCAR Winston Cup RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    The 1992 NASCAR Winston Cup season was touched by sadness, as 82-year-old NASCAR founder Bill France passed away in June, but this loss was counterbalanced by the excitement of one of the closest races for the Winston Cup in years. 1992 was also distinctive in that Dale Earnhardt was not a contender -- plagued with a car that couldn't quite keep up and just some plain bad luck.

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  4. 1976 NASCAR Winston Cup ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    The exciting 1976 NASCAR Winston Cup season included a Daytona 500 race with the most stunning finish in Winston Cup history. Richard Petty and David Pearson , two of NASCAR 's most revered icons, traded leads four times in the final lap and got tangled off the fourth turn.

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  5. Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution III Track TestGoing Up: Power-Lapping an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Motor Trend

    In 1893, Bostonian Katharine Lee Bates rode a mule to the 14,110-foot summit of Pikes Peak and was so moved by the sprawling vista that she wrote what became the lyrics for "America the Beautiful." Later she recounted the "sea-like sweep of the plain" before her, which I picture as being tranquil but for the sigh of the breeze and the mules pawing at the dirt.

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  6. Tickle Joins Roczen at RCH Racing SuzukiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Motorcycle Daily

    RCH Factory Racing has re-signed Broc Tickle to ride the Suzuki RM-Z450 alongside 2014 AMA Motocross Champion Ken Roczen for the 2015 FIM/ AMA Monster Energy Supercross and Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championships. Tickle showed great promise in 2013 and also this season in the USA until being sidelined in March following a pratice crash at the Toronto Supercross, where he sustained fractures of the T-6 and T-7 vertebrae, two broken ribs and a collapsed lung.

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  7. 2008 NASCAR Sprint Series RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    A Jimmie Johnson etched his name in the NASCAR record books in 2008. The 2006/2007 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion added his third consecutive title, a feat matched only by the legendary Cale Yarborough, who won three in a row in 1976-78.

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  8. Kurt Busch testifies at no-contact order hearingRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Recorder

    NASCAR driver Kurt Busch had his turn on the witness stand Wednesday and testified that he repeatedly told his ex-girlfriend to leave his motorhome the night she claims he assaulted her. Testifying at a hearing on Patricia Driscoll's request for a no-contact order, Busch said she came uninvited and unannounced to his motorhome at Dover International Speedway in September, a week after he broke off their relationship.

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  9. Firefly and Stagecoach Present Big Barrel Country Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KXVO

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  10. 'Big' racetrack under construction in Nazareth in 1964 - Almanac Dec. 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NJ.com

    When the firemen entered the cellar they found that the fire had been caused by wood that had been placed on top of the heater igniting. The flames communicated with the rafters.

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  11. Busch Denies Assault AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 1450 WILM NEWSRADIO

    NASCAR driver Kurt Busch is calling allegations he assaulted his former girlfriend last September at Dover International Speedway a "fabrication." Busch told a Kent County Family Court hearing yesterday that he put his hands on Patricia Driscoll's face and told her she needed to leave, but says he never assaulted her.

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  12. Sprint to Part Ways with NASCAR after 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Breitbart.com

    Cellular phone leader Sprint announced on Tuesday that it will be ending its relationship with NASCAR when their contract expires in 2016. Steve Gaffney, vice president for marketing, explained that Sprint is "proud of our association with NASCAR's top series but have made the decision not to extend our sponsorship beyond the next two years."

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  13. NASCAR sets K&N Pro Series schedule for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Motorsport.com

    NASCAR announced the 2015 schedules for its top developmental regional touring series, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East and NASCAR K&N Pro Series West. The coast-to-coast 2015 slate features a combined 27 dates in 17 different states, highlighted by nine NASCAR national series companion weekends and four new events.

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  14. Matt McMurry to compete in NAEC races with Michael ShankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Motorsport.com

    As Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian debuts its new Ligier JS P2 in the 2015 IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, the team will also welcome a new driver to its roster as rising star Matt McMurry joins the 2012 Rolex 24-winning team for the 2015 Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup . The 2015 NAEC schedule features four long-distance cornerstones of the IMSA calendar, starting with the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Mobile 1 12 Hours of Sebring, Sahlen's 6 Hours of the Glen, and Petit Le Mans to close out the year.

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  15. Crosby returns for PenguinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Seattle Times

    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby returned from a bout with the mumps, while several teammates were tested for the virus as a precaution. Crosby worked out for the first time after missing three games over the weekend.

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  16. Kurt Busch calls allegations a 'fabrication'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    According to court documents, Driscoll alleges Busch smashed her head three times against the wall of his motorhome while it was parked at Dover International Speedway. Kurt Busch calls allegations a 'fabrication' According to court documents, Driscoll alleges Busch smashed her head three times against the wall of his motorhome while it was parked at Dover International Speedway.

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  17. Whelen Modified 2015 schedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The 30th anniversary season of the Whelen Modified Tour will feature 14 points races and an all-star event across six distinguished facilities while the Whelen Southern Modified Tour campaign will include 11 championship events at seven popular southeastern short tracks. The 2015 schedules feature a new event for each tour.

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  18. Darlington Raceway to celebrate Past, Present and FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Beach Carolina Magazine

    With Darlington Raceway entering its 66th consecutive year hosting NASCAR's top-tier touring series, the track will commemorate its return to Labor Day weekend in 2015 by honoring its storied past while celebrating the future. With the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bojangles' Southern 500A returning to its celebrated Labor Day weekend date, the Lady in Black will recognize past champions of the 1970's as part of its 2015 campaign.

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  19. Dave Allen gets good reviews for promotion to president of ACSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2013 | The Daily Breeze

    Dave Allen may not have a national reputation, but he's well known in the Southern California racing community and, more importantly, well-versed about operations at Auto Club Speedway. Perhaps that's why International Speedway Corp., which owns the Fontana superspeedway, elected to stay in-house and name the 41-year-old as the next track president earlier this week.

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  20. On Native GroundBLOWING Up the U.S. Economy to Score a Few Political Points is MadnessRead the original story

    Jul 28, 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.

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