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  1. Daytona 500 Media DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Late February is always busy down in Daytona, as Speed Weeks culminates in the running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday, kicking off the 2017 NASCAR season. Wednesday's Media Day is a full day of interviews, photos and previews for drivers before the Duels begin Thursday night.

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  2. Daytona 500 Media DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WMBF

    Late February is always busy down in Daytona, as Speed Weeks culminates in the running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday, kicking off the 2017 NASCAR season. Wednesday's Media Day is a full day of interviews, photos and previews for drivers before the Duels begin Thursday night.

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  3. Israel's Athlete of the Year looks to make NASCAR leapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    There are several traditional routes to stock-car racing's big leagues. Several stars have emerged from asphalt Late Model circles, others from the sprint cars ranks, either on pavement or dirt.

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  4. Jeff Gordon getting black and blue chasing shiny Rolex watch - Fri, 27 Jan 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    Jeff Gordon straightened his left arm to expose bruises around his elbow. They were the only ones he could show without taking off his clothes.

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  5. Rolex 24 wide open with Jeff Gordon headlining the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | White Lake Beacon

    There is no "star car" and the headlining class is untested. Toss in the threat of steady rain, and the Rolex 24 at Daytona this weekend could very well be the ultimate endurance race of the year.

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  6. Jeff Gordon on the fence about NASCAR running infield road coursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Motorsport.com

    Jeff Gordon may be in Daytona for the Rolex 24 this weekend, but he still has plenty to say when it comes to NASCAR. Gordon was a part of the meetings that helped develop the new race format for NASCAR'S three national divisions and is a big supporter of the change.

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  7. NASCAR Cup: Charlotte Motor Speedway road-course race great ideaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Auto Racing Daily

    Earlier this month, word got out about a test involving A.J. Allmendinger on the infield road course at Charlotte Motor Speedway and NASCAR's consideration of running either the All-Star Race or the Charlotte playoff race on the facility's road course. No official announcement was made during this week's Media Tour in Charlotte, but at least a few drivers were asked about the possibility of a road-course race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Allmendinger being among them.

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  8. Mixed opinions pour in for NASCAR road course and roval expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | AutoWeek

    Not everyone in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series garage is particularly interested in running additional road-course events like the proposed circuit at Charlotte Motor Speedway. A.J. Allmendinger tested the 2.3-mile circuit for NASCAR last weekend and praised the layout during his interview session on Tuesday at the NASCAR Media Tour.

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  9. 2017 Nascar Q&a: Nascar Monster Energy Cup - Aj AllmendingerRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com go ad-free in 2017! AJ ALLMENDINGER, NO. 47 KROGER CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Charlotte Media tour and discussed the prospects of a road-course race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, adjusting to having a teammate in 2017 and other motorsports items that are of a personal interest.

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  10. 2017 Nascar Q&a: Nascar Monster Energy Cup - Chris BuescherRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com go ad-free in 2017! CHRIS BUESCHER, NO. 37 COTTONELLE CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Charlotte Media tour and discussed moving to a new team, his expectations for 2017, and what he learned from 2016 on the racetrack.

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  11. Allmendinger "all for it" after NASCAR test of Charlotte road courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    AJ Allmendinger tried to deflect questions regarding his road course test at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Jan. 13, by claiming he was on the golf course that day. "I don't know what's going to happen - I'm not the decision-maker in it, but I thought it was a lot of fun," Allmendinger said.

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  12. Should NASCAR Begin Racing On More Road Circuits?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | AutoSpies

    They're not known for the most interesting racing in the world. However, most do have an alternate, often unique road course layout that other series use.

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  13. NASCAR Cup: Charlotte road course consideredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Auto Racing Daily

    On Jan. 13 NASCAR and Charlotte Motor Speedway conducted a test, utilizing the driving services of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series' A.J. Allmendinger, to study the feasibility of running a Cup-level road-course race at CMS. The Cup Series races runs two points-paying events at Charlotte each year, the Coca-Cola 600 in May and a race during the Chase.

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  14. Shootout winner Askew aiming for USF2000 title in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Oliver Askew, who last week won the Mazda Road To Indy $200k Scholarship Shootout, says he's aiming to take that momentum into next season with a realistic tilt at winning the USF2000 championship. The 19-year-old from Jupiter, Fla., won the prestigious Team USA Scholarship title along with karting rival Kyle Kirkwood and as part of his prize, raced in the prestigious Formula Ford Festival at Brands Hatch and the Walter Hayes Trophy at Silverstone.

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  15. Shell Brings Back WINsdays PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2012 | CSP

    With the return of the WINsday promotion, Shell is offering consumers a chance to save money on their fuel purchases every time the No. 22 Shell-Pennzoil Dodge takes the checkered flag in a points race during the 2012 race season.

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  16. Sammy Johns joins RCR as operations directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Johns parted ways with Richard Petty Motorsports in August. He had been director of operations since Gillett Evernham merged with the RPM in 2010.

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  17. Truex tops final practice while Edwards leads title contendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Martin Truex Jr. picked up the pace in the final Happy Hour of 2016 with a lap of 174.289mph. Truex, who tailed the four Chasers onto the track, shot up the speed chart in his initial run.

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  18. Newman leads trio of non-Chasers in first Cup practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    With less than three minutes remaining in the 85-minute session, Ryan Newman bumped Martin Truex Jr. with a lap of 175.387mph. Truex was second-quick with a single-lap speed of 175.353mph, followed by Kyle Larson and Chasers Joey Logano and Jimmie Johnson .

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  19. Seguin PD Officer assaulted during traffic stopRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Seguin Daily News

    A traffic stop Tuesday afternoon resulted in the assault of a Seguin Police Officer. Carlos Contreras, the public information officer for the Seguin Police Department, says the officer was immediately reported okay and was transported to Guadalupe Regional Medical Center for evaluation.

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  20. Seguin PD Officer assaulted during traffic stop, officer reported to be okayRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | Seguin Daily News

    A traffic stop has resulted in the assault of a Seguin Police Officer. Carlos Contreras, the public information officer for the Seguin Police Department, says the officer is reportedly okay and has been transported to Guadalupe Regional Medical Center for evaluation.

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