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  1. NASCAR Countdown: Rookie Chase Elliott filling big shoes in Gordon's No. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Alabama Live

    Believe it or not, the 2016 NASCAR season is almost upon us--although it seems like the 2015 season just finished. Get ready for the season with my 'NASCAR Countdown' stories until the first Sprint Cup Series races at Daytona on Feb. 13 and on Feb. 21 for the Daytona 500.

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  2. Chase Elliott ready to step up, fill Jeff Gordon's shoes in No. 24 Read moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    RELATED: Complete driver tracker for 2016 season Had it not been for a phone call from James Finch, Chase Elliott might not be making his Sprint Cup debut as a fulltime driver in the No. 24 Chevrolet of four-time champion and recently retired-from-driving Jeff Gordon in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series this season because it was Finch, the former team owner, who brought Elliott, son of 1988 series champion and NASCAR Hall of Fame member Bill Elliott , to the attention of one Rick Hendrick.

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  3. What is McMurray's team looking to improve on?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    When Jamie McMurray was paired with new crew chief Matt McCall ahead of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season, the extent of their familiarity with each other was fairly limited. Among the things they knew they had in common: -- They both raced: McMurray in NASCAR's top division; McCall, still in occasional Super Late Model events.

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  4. Start your engines: Racing returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The sporty-car, wine-and-cheese crowd has vacated the premises as Daytona International Speedway readies for its next big house-warming party. The Rolex 24 At Daytona race was a huge success, but the majority of race fans opted to stay in the endless mosh pit known as the Speedway infield.

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  5. Brandon Jones Adds NCWTS And ARCA Racing Series Events To Busy 2016 ScheduleRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Paddock Talk

    Ranier Racing with MDM will compete in a limited schedule in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and in the Automobile Racing Club of America Racing Series presented by Menards with the team's iconic No. 28 in 2016.

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  6. Champion Power Equipment Continues Partnership with GMS RacingRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Paddock Talk

    Champion Power Equipment will expand their partnership with GMS Racing in 2016, as the primary sponsor of driver Grant Enfinger for select NASCAR Camping World Truck Series events. Champion, a leading supplier of durable engine products, will kick off the season with Enfinger at the historic Daytona International Speedway later this month.

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  7. Tony Stewart hopes for All-Star returnRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Auto Racing Daily

    When Stewart-Haas Racing made its announcement on Thursday, giving specific details of team co-owner and driver Tony Stewart's back injury that was sustained in an all-terrain vehicle accident on Sunday and that will keep him out of his No. 14 Chevrolet for the start of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, there was no definitive date set for Stewart's return.

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  8. Michael Waltrip gets ride from BK Racing for Daytona 500Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Auto Racing Daily

    Michael Waltrip may no longer be a team owner in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, but the semi-retired driver and NASCAR on FOX broadcaster does have a ride for the Feb. 21 running of the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. He'll be behind the wheel of the No.

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  9. Busch brothers have busy weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2010 | Examiner.com

    After the rain-delayed Nationwide race on Monday in Texas won by Kyle Busch , word started spreading that the Vegas native would go for a second Nationwide Series championship. In the offseason, Busch announced he would not run the full season due to the formation of his own team, Kyle Busch Motorsports, and wanting to concentrate on the Chase for the Cup championship.

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  10. Brandon Jones to Run Some Truck RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Ranier Racing with MDM will compete in a limited schedule in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards with the team's No. 28 in 2016.

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  11. NASCAR names to watch in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Examiner.com

    Chris has been given the opportunity to drive the # 34 Front Row Motorsports Sprint Cup car as he continues his development under the Roush-Fenway banner. A relative unknown 2 years ago, this 23 year old seems to have a very bright future ahead.

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  12. Taylor Brothers Celebrate Podium at 24 Hours of Daytona and Turn Attention to 24 Hours of Le MansRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Paddock Talk

    The champagne has barely dried on the firesuits of Ricky and Jordan Taylor after celebrating their podium finish at the Rolex 24 At Daytona race at Daytona International Speedway last weekend, January 30-31, but their focus now has turned to the road to Le Mans for the renowned 24 Hours of Le Mans race, June 18-19, 2016. The American-based Taylor Brothers drove for Wayne Taylor Racing in the No.

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  13. Miles sees 100th Indianapolis 500 as launch pad to historic seasonRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Paddock Talk

    The Verizon IndyCar Series is embarking on a legendary season in 2016, which has Mark Miles eager for it to unfold. In an unofficial "State of INDYCAR" discussion during Media Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Feb. 2, the CEO of Hulman & Company - the parent of INDYCAR and IMS - said he sees the series continuing its "ascending" trend that has included 38 percent growth in television viewership in the past two seasons.

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  14. Team Preview: Richard Childress RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | WAAF-FM Brighton

    "You're never satisfied with where you're at," said Menard, who earned the No. 15 seed in last year's Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.

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  15. Tony Stewart has broken vertebra, will miss Daytona 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Baltimore Sun

    Tony Stewart will miss the start of his final NASCAR season after fracturing his back in an accident on an all-terrain vehicle, Stewart-Haas Racing said Thursday. The three-time NASCAR champion sustained a "burst fracture of the L1 vertebra" when he crashed on an ATV Sunday and he had surgery Wednesday, the team said.

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  16. Darlington raceway receives Community Pride AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WMBF

    Annual Greater Darlington Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet held at the Darlington Country Club on February 4. DARLINGTON, SC The Greater Darlington Chamber of Commerce awarded Darlington Raceway with the 2016 Community Pride Award. The award was presented on February 4 at the annual Greater Darlington Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet held at the Darlington Country Club.

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  17. Stewart to miss start of final NASCAR seasonRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Tony Stewart will miss the start of his final NASCAR season after fracturing his back in an accident on an all-terrain vehicle, Stewart-Haas Racing said Thursday. The three-time NASCAR champion sustained a "burst fracture of the L1 vertebra" when he crashed on an ATV Sunday and he had surgery Wednesday, the team said.

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  18. Matt Tifft runs partial Xfinity schedule for Joe Gibbs RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Examiner.com

    Joe Gibbs Racing announced Friday that Matt Tifft will compete in 13 NASCAR Xfinity Series races for the team in 2016. In those 13 races, Tifft will drive a No.

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  19. The Wildest Mustang Action at the 11th Annual Street Car Super NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    If you're into small-tire heads up drag racing, then you know that the annual Street Car Super Nationals held at The Strip at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway is the place to be. This year marked the 11th anniversary of the monster shootout, and as it does every year, we saw record-breaking runs and some of the wildest side-to-side racing action.

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  20. Injured Tony Stewart to miss start of final NASCAR seasonRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Bluffton News Banner

    Tony Stewart will miss the start of his final NASCAR season after fracturing his back in an accident on an all-terrain vehicle, Stewart-Haas Racing said Thursday. The three-time NASCAR champion sustained a "burst fracture of the L1 vertebra" when he crashed on an ATV Sunday and he had surgery Wednesday, the team said.

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