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  1. The story behind Justin Wilson's nicknameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Inside Bay Area

    For those wondering about how a great guy such as Justin Wilson wound up with thee nickname "Badass," here's the scoop from the San Jose Mercury News archives from 2007. At the time, Wilson and teammate A.J. Allmendinger were driving for thee RuSPORT team in the Champ Car World Series.

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  2. Updated NASCAR Chase Odds: Who'll Round Out the Field of 16?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BleacherReport

    With the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series enjoying its final off-weekend of the season, drivers and teams are enjoying a little "me" time. But come next Monday, it will be back to serious business as more than a dozen drivers vie to win one of the last two races in the regular season: Sept.

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  3. NASCAR | BUSH'S Beans Renews with AllmendingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | 99.3 the FOX

    AJ Allmendinger and JTG Daugherty Racing announced a multiyear renewed partnership with one of their long-standing primary sponsors, Bush Brothers & Company.

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  4. 2015 Bristol II Q&a: Nascar Sprint Cup - Aj AllmendingerRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Paddock Talk

    AJ ALLMENDINGER, NO. 47 BUSH'S GRILLIN' BEANS CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Bristol Motor Speedway and discussed Bush's Beans renewing their sponsorship with JTG Daugherty Racing, his thoughts on getting in the Chase this weekend at Bristol and many other topics.

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  5. Farmers Only Weekend HarvestRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Red Reporter

    The Bats lost on Friday night, falling 3-2 to Paul Janish's Norfolk Tides. Brandon Finnegan threw 5 scoreless innings with a strikeout and 2 walks as he continues to get stretched out.

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  6. Banking On Sponsor Success; Carlos Contreras Hoping For Solid Run At Mid-OhioRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Paddock Talk

    Poised to make his third NASCAR XFINITY Series start of the 2015 season, veteran driver Carols Contreras hopes to reap the benefits of his sponsors success in Saturday afternoon's Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Fresh off a successful pay per view showing in June, the BYB Extreme Fighting Series adds support for Contreras's second tangle with Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, hoping the longtime Hispanic NASCAR driver can showcase his own moves and deliver a KO' performance of his own driving the No.

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  7. 2015 Michigan II: AJ Allmendinger NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Paddock Talk

    TEAM QUOTES: Michigan: 'I think Michigan International Speedway is going to be an unknown,' Allmendinger said. 'You look back at Indy , but that track is so different compared to Michigan with how flat the corners are and you are lifting a lot more.

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  8. 3 Things We Learned At Watkins GlenRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Ford can win Ford got two big wins early in the 2015 Cup Series then went missing until Joey Logano won last Sunday's road-course war at Watkins Glen. It was surprising to learn that car owner Roger Penske had never won at The Glen until Logano's No.

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  9. Where did all the contenders go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | Motorsport.com

    Four out of the top five starters in Sunday's race all encountered issues that precluded them from taking part in the battle for the win. Four of the five - A.J. Allmendinger, Martin Truex Jr., Tony Stewart and Jeff Gordon - all experienced problems in the race and finished 24th or worse.

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  10. 2015 Watkins Glen: AJ Allmendinger NASCAR Sprint Cup Qualifying Press ConferenceRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | Paddock Talk

    AJ ALLMENDINGER, NO. 47 KROGER/BUSH'S BEANS CHEVROLET SS - POLE WINNER YOU HAVE NOW SWEPT THE POLES FOR ROAD COURSE RACES THIS SEASON.

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  11. AJ Allmendinger wins Watkins Glen pole, edging Martin TruexRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | The Post-Standard

    Allmendinger turned a fast lap of 127.839 mph to beat Martin Truex Jr. for the top spot. After being 28th in final practice on Friday, that was a huge relief for the defending race winner.

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  12. AJ Allmendinger takes Coors Light Pole at Watkins Glen Read moreRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    "Hopefully, we're reliving last year," Allmendinger said after putting his No. 47 JTG Daugherty Chevrolet on the pole for Sunday's Cheez-It 355 at The Glen .

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  13. 2015 Watkins Glen: AJ Allmendinger NASCAR Sprint Cup Qualifying QuotesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | Paddock Talk

    AJ ALLMENDINGER, NO. 47 KROGER/BUSH'S BEANS CHEVROLET SS - Pole Winner AFTER THAT DAY YOU HAD YESTERDAY, FULL OF FRUSTRATION, WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO NOW START ON THE POLE AT WATKINS GLEN? "We can lead to Turn 1 at least.

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  14. Allmendinger leaves frustration behind by winning NASCAR pole at the GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Examiner.com

    AJ Allmendinger overcame a frustrating Friday with a fast run Saturday. A day after his team struggled to find speed in the practices Friday, Allmendinger put down a lap of 127.839 miles per hour, 1:08.993 in the second of two rounds of qualifying Saturday to win the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup CHEEZ-It 355 at the Glen.

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  15. Candidates Named For 25th Anniversary Team USA ScholarshipsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | Paddock Talk

    A dozen young American drivers representing a variety of junior categories have been chosen as candidates for this year's prestigious Team USA Scholarships. The selection process will continue during this weekend's IMSA Continental Tire Road Racing Showcase event at Road America where each of the contenders will have an opportunity to meet and be interviewed by influential personalities from the auto racing industry.

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  16. Pockrass: No guarantees, but 'Dinger likes chancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | ESPN

    AJ Allmendinger doesn't need a reminder that this weekend will likely determine whether he qualifies for the Chase for the Sprint Cup. While he once flirted getting into the Chase on points -- he was 10th after five races and 20th after 12 -- Allmendinger has remained at 23rd in the standings for the last six weeks.

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  17. As Watkins Glen practice begins, drivers turn attention to road racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Sporting News

    As NASCAR's Sprint Cup drivers prepared for Friday's practice, weather watchers were providing good news. It likely will be dry for Sunday's road race at upstate New York's Watkins Glen.

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  18. Bowyer tops first Watkins Glen practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    Clint Bowyer shot to the top of the speed chart with five minutes remaining in the first Sprint Cup practice at Watkins Glen on Friday. "My helmet don't fit," Bowyer said after posting a lap of 127.567 mph in qualifying trim.

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  19. Outside looking in: Allmendinger in need of another win at the GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    A.J. Allmendinger won his way into the Chase in this race, one year ago. In 2015, he's back in the same position once again.

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  20. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Complete Preview, Prediction for Cheez-It 355 at Watkins GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | BleacherReport

    Last year's Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen was one for the ages. Who can forget the battle in the last couple of laps between Marcos Ambrose and AJ Allmendinger? Both men had plenty on the line - and it was the same thing for both: A win would put them in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

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