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  1. Statement from International Speedway Corporation (ISC) President John Saunders Regarding SafetyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Statement from International Speedway Corporation President John Saunders Regarding Safety "Following February and the completion of Speedweeks in Daytona, International Speedway Corporation, in conjunction with NASCAR, initiated a thorough review and audit of impact-absorbing technologies at our properties. Based on those findings, ISC will install approximately 54,000 linear feet of additional SAFER Barrier at its facilities.

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  2. ISC plans to add more SAFER barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    RELATED: Learn the latest on Daytona's safety enhancements International Speedway Corporation announced Saturday that plans to add 54,000 linear feet of energy-absorbing SAFER barriers at its tracks are moving forward. The decision comes of the heels of facility reviews of the 12 tracks that ISC owns and operates, and after Kyle Busch suffered severe leg injuries when he crashed into an unprotected concrete retaining wall during the NASCAR XFINITY Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway in February.

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  3. NASCAR cuts ties with Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Kyle Busch, Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski, Donald Trump, Chase Elliott, Matt Crafton, Darrell Wallace Jr. and Ben Kennedy at the Camping World Truck/Nationwide series banquet at the Trump National Doral Miami on Nov. 17, 2014. At least partly at the urging of Truck Series title sponsor Camping World , NASCAR is cutting ties with Donald Trump after Trump's recent negative comments about Mexican immigrants .

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  4. NASCAR distances itself from Donald Trump after remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    On the same day one of its top sponsors called on NASCAR to take a stance against Trump, the motorsports series said it will not hold its season-ending awards ceremony at the Trump National Doral Miami. 'We looked at everything we saw coming down and what we heard from our sponsors and our partners and what we feel we should be doing, and that's what led us to the decision today,' NASCAR spokesman David Higdon said Friday at Daytona International Speedway.

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  5. General Lee 01 to lose its Confederate flagRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Two-time Masters champ, Bubba Watson is teed off enough about the Confederate flag controversy that he is now painting over the one on the roof of the General Lee 01 and replacing it with the American flag. Watson, has owned the General Lee from the 1970s and '80s TV show "The Dukes of Hazzard" since 2012 when he bought it at auction for $110,000.

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  6. Dale Earnhardt Jr., Danica Patrick Lead Practice Sessions For Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-ColaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Danica Patrick led the two practice sessions Friday at Daytona International Speedway, in preparation for Sunday night's Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola. In the first of two practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event, Earnhardt posted the day's fastest lap of 202.284 miles per hour on the 2.5-mile tri-oval, driving the No.

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  7. Happy 4th Of July From Rising Star RacingRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Happy 4th of July from Rising Star Racing! As the nation takes pause to celebrate Independence Day with family and friends, the holiday weekend also provides a great opportunity to take a quick moment to look back on what has been a speedy season for Rising Star Racing. With 32 races across the Verizon IndyCar Series, Indy Lights, and Pro Mazda series already in the books, the 2015 racing season has run at a furious pace.

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  8. Truex Jr Gets Collected In Practice Wreck; Forced To Backup CarRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Martin Truex Jr. got collected in a multicar wreck early in the first practice session Friday at Daytona International Speedway. Truex's No.

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  9. Kyle Busch involved in multi-car crash in Daytona returnRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    Kyle Busch was involved in a multi-car crash at Daytona International Speedway, where he returned Friday for the first time since he was injured at the track in February. Busch, who broke his right leg and left foot in a crash a day before the season-opening Daytona 500, spun nine minutes into the first practice session when he was bumped from behind by Brad Keselowski.

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  10. Jeff Gordon heads into final race at Daytona having come full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    With security guards watching for suspicious activity, Dave Shepherd had some explaining to do Friday. What was the contraption bulging out of his backpack? That put him one up on most fans gathering for Sunday's Coke Zero 400.

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  11. Friday at the SpeedwayFri, 03 Jul 2015 23:43:00 EDTRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Fans watch Xfinity practice from the roof of the FanZone at Daytona International Speedway on Friday, July 3, 2015. News-Journal/JIM TILLER Jeff Gordon concentrates during practice at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach on Friday, July 3, 2015.

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  12. Safety improvements unveiled at Daytona International SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Kyle Busch turned a lap at Daytona International Speedway on Friday, his first at the famous tri-oval since leaving in an ambulance after a terrifying crash into a hard concrete retaining wall in February. That crash prompted a wide-ranging safety review by NASCAR and NASCAR tracks and an apparent multi-million dollar safety improvement project at the Speedway that added more than 4,000 feet of protective barriers, unveiled for the first time Friday.

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  13. NASCAR dumps Donald Trump from trucks and Xfinity awards ceremoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    In this June 30, 2015, photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves as he arrives at a house party in Bedford, N.H. In this June 30, 2015, photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves as he arrives at a house party in Bedford, N.H. DAYTONA BEACH - NASCAR will not return to a Donald Trump property in Miami for the season-ending Camping World trucks and Xfinity Series postseason awards ceremony in South Florida. "We have made the decision we will not be going to the Trump National Doral," David Higdon , NASCAR's communications director, said Friday.

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  14. Coke Zero 400 Notebook: Danica Patrick sets pace in second practice sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Danica Patrick drives during a Sprint Cup practice session at Daytona International Speedway on Friday. Patrick had the fastest time in the second practice session with a speed of 198.133 mph.

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  15. Early Days of Daytona 500Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Early Days of Daytona 500 1959: Program cover from the 19 Daytona 500. Check out this story on KSDK.com: DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 22, 1959: Race action heading through the tri-oval during the running of the first Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.

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  16. Daytona Adds Soft Walls, More Asphalt After Busch's CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ABC News

    NASCAR's most famous race track is seemingly safer and possibly more politically correct as the series returned to its birthplace Friday. Daytona International Speedway, in the final push of a $400 million renovation, has come close to covering the speedway in energy-absorbing SAFER barriers as track President Joie Chitwood vowed to do after Kyle Busch was injured in February.

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  17. Junior tops opening Daytona practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Dale Earnhardt Jr . rose to the top of the speed charts Friday afternoon in opening NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice, a session interrupted early by an 11-car pileup at Daytona International Speedway.

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  18. Chase Elliott, JRM's patriotic tribute at DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The JR Motorsports Chevrolet driven by defending NASCAR XFINITY Series champion Chase Elliott this weekend will sport a new patriotic look. The reason behind it is further cause to remember those who served.

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  19. Kyle Busch returns to Halifax Hospital at DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    NASCAR driver Kyle Busch poses with Donald Stoner at Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach, Fla. Stoner helped care for Busch after he suffered a broken leg and foot in an Xfinity Series crash at Daytona International Speedway on Feb. 21. Kyle Busch returns to Halifax Hospital at Daytona NASCAR driver Kyle Busch poses with Donald Stoner at Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach, Fla.

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  20. Key moments in the 2015 NASCAR seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Key moments in the 2015 NASCAR season Recapping the big moments of the 2015 season. Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://usat.ly/1CqeSKP Kurt Busch, addressing the media at Daytona International Speedway on Feb. 12, was suspended by NASCAR eight days later after a Delaware family court commissioner issued a no-contact order against him stemming from a domestic abuse claim made by his former girlfriend.

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