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  1. 'Massive' turnout for first race in seriesRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | The Otago Daily Times

    Cyclocross is enjoying a surge in popularity in Dunedin with a record 77 competitors turning out for the last event. Cromwell-based Brendon Leitch will be the second New Zealand race driver to compete at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in a fortnight.

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  2. Daytona fans can expect fight after Firecracker 250 Jun 1 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Race fans won't have to hope for a post-race fight on pit road after the Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 because Daytona International Speedway has scheduled a fight card following the NASCAR Xfinity Series race. The Professional Fighters League in conjunction with the NBC Sports Group will set up a ring inside the Speedway's Fanzone area for four mixed martial arts-style battles.

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  3. RCR Driver Ty Dillon Named 'Most Interesting Sportsman in the World'Read the original story

    May 26, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Richard Childress Racing XFINITY Series driver and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver for Germain Racing, Ty Dillon, was named the 'Most Interesting Sportsman in the World' for Spring 2017 by industry leader Fin & Field. Dillon, 25, is the youngest ever nominee of the award.

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  4. Texas could make play for NASCAR all-star and finale racesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | WBTV

    Lawmakers have given Texas Motor Speedway a big helping hand if the state's premier stock-car track wants to lobby for NASCAR's All-Star race and season-ending championship. The Texas Legislature approved a bill Thursday that makes those two races eligible for the state's Major Events Reimbursement Program.

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  5. 'Wizard Sticks' at Indy 500 are traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | USA Today

    'Wizard Sticks' at Indy 500 are tradition And it's useful at the end of the day. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: INDIANAPOLIS - The Indy 500 is a great American tradition, but these Canadians at Indianapolis Motor Speedway sure know what they're doing.

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  6. Jenson Button surprised by Fernando Alonso's Indy moveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Fernando Alonso's excitement about his rookie Indy 500 appearance has endeared him to North American racing fans, according to circuit chairman Doug Boles. It has been a whirlwind year, complete with a change in career plans.

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  7. Carb Day whistles direct traffic for the Indy 500Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | WTNH

    One day and a massive celebration leads up to the big race and brings fans close to their favorite drivers. "Oh, it's definitely a party," said race fan Josh Mason.

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  8. NASCAR trying to increase passing for Coca-Cola 600Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Martin Truex Jr. drives his car into Turn 1 during qualifying for Sunday's NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Thursday, May 25, 2017. The speedway sprayed a sticky substance on the top section of the turns to help create a second row of racing in the turns.

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  9. Ganassi's NASCAR team making strides to reach IndyCar successRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | USA Today

    Jamie McMurray has been around Chip Ganassi long enough to know what he cares about: winning, his people, and winning. Ganassi's NASCAR team making strides to reach IndyCar success Jamie McMurray has been around Chip Ganassi long enough to know what he cares about: winning, his people, and winning.

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  10. Darlington Raceway partners with Darlington County School District for summer reading programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | WMBF

    DARLINGTON, SOUTH CAROLINA Darlington Raceway will once again partner with the Darlington County School District in a multi-agency summer reading program designed to emphasize the importance of reading and combat summer learning loss for students in Darlington County. Almost 7,000 DCSD students in kindergarten through eighth grade will participate in the summer reading program, which involves Darlington Raceway, the Darlington County Library system, the TEACH Foundation, and South Carolina Future Minds in a districtwide effort.

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  11. Indy 500 legend Buddy Lazier wants a full-time team, one last shot at victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Especially with the backdrop of Fernandomania , Buddy Lazier has basically become the forgotten champion this week in the lead up to the Indianapolis 500 . And it's not hard to understand the lack of media attention for the 1996 winner and 2000 Indy Racing League champion considering the presence of Formula 1 superstar Fernando Alonso, Lazier's own late arrival to practice and his lackluster speed compared to the rest of the field.

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  12. Indianapolis Motor Speedway CEO on Indy 500 security concerns after Manchester attackRead the original story

    May 26, 2017 | Fox News

    Alexander Rossi, 2016 Indy 500 winner, and Mark Miles, Hulman CEO, on the Indianapolis 500 and security concerns at sporting events in the wake of the Manchester attack. Officials say the Indianapolis Motor Speedway will be close to capacity for Sunday's 101st running of the Indianapolis 500.

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  13. Rick Mears and Karl Kainhofer Join Team Penske Hall of FameRead the original story

    May 26, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner Rick Mears and legendary chief mechanic Karl Kainhofer were inducted into the Team Penske Hall of Fame this afternoon, joining team owner and founder Roger Penske and the team's first champion, Mark Donohue, as the first four members of the historical group. The announcement was made during the Verizon IndyCar Series Media Day at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway in advance of this weekend's 101st running of the Indianapolis 500.

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  14. F1 master Alonso geared up for rookie Indy runRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | China Daily

    Twice Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso surprised himself with his qualifying success for Sunday's Indianapolis 500, but the Spaniard knows his biggest challenge will come on race day. Alonso, racing on an oval for the first time, averaged more than 230 miles per hour to qualify fifth fastest for a place in the second row in the 33-car field at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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  15. NASCAR adds road course to 2018 playoffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Indianapolis Motor Speedway will become the 26th race of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season and the final chance to set next year's playoff field. The race will be run Sept.

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  16. Scott Dixon on robbery: Makes you feel small againRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | USA Today

    The whole plan had been to celebrate Scott Dixon's pole-winning run for the Indianapolis 500 at a downtown Italian restaurant. "Really only the next choice was to get fast food," Dixon told The Associated Press in a telephone interview Tuesday.

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  17. NASCAR's 2018 schedule adds short track to playoff seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | UPI

    NASCAR announced the 2018 schedule for all three of its national series, and the lineup includes an array of changes to the tracks that make up the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs. NASCAR will add a second short track to the playoff slate, as the three-quarter-mile Richmond International Raceway hosts the second playoff race for the first time.

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  18. RIR added to NASCAR's playoff series, returns to night racing in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Powhatan Today

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  19. Playoffs? Playoffs? Yeah, they're talking NASCAR playoffs at RIRRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Denny Hamlin won the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway in September 2016.

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  20. NASCAR shakes up schedule for 2018 and adds road courseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Fairview Republican

    NASCAR announced several changes to its 2018 schedule Tuesday, including new tracks for the final 11 races of the season. Indianapolis Motor Speedway will become the 26th race of the Cup season and the final chance to set next year's playoff field.

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