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  1. Truex Jr. thrilled to carry on the legacy of The Champion's JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    After Jimmie Johnson's won his fifth NASCAR title in 2010, he searched for a meaningful way to record his legacy and those of the champions who would follow him. And so in 2011, at the end of Johnson's reign he delivered a letter within the bound book reflecting on his achievements to newly crowned champion Tony Stewart.

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  2. GRC Champ Scott Speed Teaches How To Drive VW Rallycross Car On iRacingRead the original story

    Friday Dec 1 | PressReleasePoint

    Every week, NESN Fuel partner iRacing, the world's premier online racing simulation service, highlights one of its top series or new content it's added to the platform. This week, iRacing discusses its new partnership with Red Bull Global Rallycross.

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  3. NASCAR community crowns champion Martin Truex Jr.; honors retiring Dale Earnhardt Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | AutoWeek

    The centerpiece of Thursday night's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Awards Ceremony was Martin Truex Jr. , a first-time champion who earned the title in stock car racing's foremost division with a Furniture Row Racing team that got its unlikely start as a single-car operation in Denver, Colorado. But the sport also bid farewell - as a full-time driver - to Dale Earnhardt Jr. , not only by conferring a 15th straight NMPA Most Popular Driver Award on the 26-time race winner, but also by recognizing his accomplishments with the prestigious Bill France Award of Excellence.

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  4. Johnson shares tradition he started for NASCAR champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | USA Today

    Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson revealed a somewhat secret tradition he started that is exclusive to title winners. With five consecutive championships between the 2006 and 2010 seasons, Johnson wondered why there wasn't something winning drivers could pass down to or share with each other every year.

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  5. Remembering Jim Nabors and his impact on the Indy 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Jim Nabors, who sang the famous song at the track for more than 40 years, died at the age of 87 peacefully at his home in Hawaii. It was a sad day for the racing community and for longtime fans of the Indy 500.

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  6. Danica Patrick heads into a new phase of life after racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | NewsOK.com

    She was fearless in an Indy car at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a white-knuckle track that has shaken the nerves of many a driver. With marketing savvy and strong sponsorship support, she built a platform that made her one of the most recognizable athletes in the world - not just among female athletes, either.

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  7. Earnhardt wins most popular for 15th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Greenwich Citizen

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. greets fans as he is introduced before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. Dale Earnhardt Jr. greets fans as he is introduced before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017.

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  8. 2017 Champion Martin Truex Jr. is crowned with joy, tears and a salute to the No. 78 team's tenacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Awards took place on Thursday evening in Las Vegas. All 16 NASCAR Playoffs drivers, as well as team owners, NASCAR executives, former drivers and others, were present at the Wynn Las Vegas hotel for the ceremony, which is currently being broadcast on a delay on NBCSN until 11 p.m. ET.

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  9. NASCAR awards: Dale Earnhardt Jr. the most popular driver for 15th straight yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | CBS Sports

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. won NASCAR's Most Popular Driver Award for the 15th straight season on Thursday, making him the second-most popular driver in history. Bill Elliott holds the record with 16 MPD awards, while his son Chase Elliott has already emerged as an early front-runner for next season.

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  10. Notable reaction to the death of actor-singer Jim NaborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Las Vegas Sun

    "Jim and I remained close friends for 52 years. He was the godfather of my daughter, Jody.

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  11. Nothing like Night of Destruction at Irwindale SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | LA Daily News

    Night of Destruction on Saturday at Irwindale Speedway will feature Trailer Racing, Enduro Racing, the popular Figure 8 competition, and skid plate racing There will be something for everyone at the Night of Destruction on Saturday night at Irwindale Speedway, from regular racing to four-wheeled madness to a jet-powered truck. It will also set the stage for the South West Tour Tucks championship as the 14-race season comes to a finish. 2 comments

  12. Photo: Actor and singer Jim Nabors sings "Back Home AgainRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Actor and singer Jim Nabors sings "Back Home Again in Indiana" before the 93rd running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 24, 2009.

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  13. The inside story of the race that made Martin Truex Jr. a championRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | Paddock Talk

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service LAS VEGAS - Understandably, the proudest moment of Martin Truex's racing life was simultaneously a source of enormous frustration for Kyle Busch. But both drivers recall with indelible clarity the closing laps of the Nov. 19 Ford Eco-Boost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race that made Truex a champion and Busch a disappointed runner-up for the title.

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  14. 2017 ROTY Erik Jones has high hopes for first Cup season with JGRRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Motorsport.com

    Erik Jones is the first NASCAR driver to win the freshman trifecta-each step in his progress through the Trucks, Xfinity and Monster Energy Cup Series has included Rookie of the Year honors. On Wednesday, Jones was named the Sunoco Rookie of the Year for the Cup Series during the Myers Brothers Awards Ceremony at the Wynn Las Vegas.

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  15. Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final sendoff has a noble purposeRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Paddock Talk

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service LAS VEGAS - Tony Stewart had some sage advice for Dale Earnhardt Jr., as NASCAR's most popular driver faced his first season of retirement from full-time driving in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. 'Stewart told me that first year's a weird one,' Earnhardt said on Tuesday night before a gala at the Cosmopolitan simultaneously celebrating his career and his partnership with Nationwide Children's Hospital.

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  16. Brian Barnhart leaves IndyCar front office to become president of Harding RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | AutoWeek

    With the move, Barnhart will working alongside fellow former official and ex-driver Al Unser Jr., who is serving as Harding Racing's executive consultant. The team's driver is Gabby Chavez, who will return to the No.

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  17. NASCAR Xfinity: Elliott Sadler named Most Popular DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Auto Racing Daily

    Elliott Sadler has been named the Most Popular Driver in the NASCAR Xfinity Series for the second-consecutive year. The yearly honor is a fan-voted award presented by the National Motorsports Press Association.

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  18. Truex's Team WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Martin Truex Jr. celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., on Nov. 19. AP Photo While Martin Truex Jr. rolled past the green flag at Homestead-Miami Speedway last weekend with the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series championship on the line, all Southwestern Central School ... (more)

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  19. 44th Annual Daytona Turkey RunRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Hot Rod Magazine

    The 44th Daytona Turkey Run welcomed fans of all ages to the largest combined car show and swap meet in the U.S. Kicking off on Thanksgiving morning, the event runs throughout the four-day weekend, attracting more than 5,500 of the East Coast's best rides. On display inside the Daytona International Speedway, vehicles stretched from one end of the sprawling facility to the other, with hardly a parking space unoccupied.

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  20. From D-Day landing in WWII to NASCAR champion, Walter 'Bud' Moore ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | The Spokesman-Review

    In this June 18, 2011, file photo, NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore stands next to Ryan Newman's car before qualifying laps for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich. NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died.

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