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  1. Elliott moving to father's No. 9 in number swapRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2017 | Post Register

    William Byron will take the No. 24, made famous by Jeff Gordon. The No. 5 will not be fielded for the first time since 1984.

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  2. Chase Elliott moving to fathera s No. 9 in number swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    William Byron will take the No. 24, made famous by Jeff Gordon. The No. 5 will not be fielded for the first time since 1984.

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  3. Best friend stayed by NASCAR mechanic's side in fatal wreck: His beloved dog Lizzy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | WBTV

    When his car veered off curvy Flower House Loop in Troutman late Sunday, went airborne and crashed, one of his best friends stayed by his side. Lizzy, his black Lab, was so protective of the 33-year-old JR Motorsports mechanic that she growled at troopers and emergency responders.

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  4. As a NASCAR mechanic lay dying in a wreck, his canine best friend stayed with himRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    JR Motorsports and NASCAR lost one of its own this week. JRM360 remembers the life and legacy of Adam Wright.

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  5. Richard Petty turning 80 but still 'The King' in so many waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    It's been 25 years since the King of stock car racing climbed out of his race car for the last time and Richard Petty turns 80 years old this weekend. "It doesn't really seem that long," Petty told NASCAR.com recently during an interview and tour of the Petty Museum and compound.

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  6. Mark McCarter: Dale Junior deserves going out on his own termsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Yes, it's all a little melancholy right now, even a little bit scary if you're in the business of selling tickets to a NASCAR race in 2018. Dale Earnhardt Jr., who has carried the unimaginable weight of his father's legacy and his sport's success with such grace and skill, will retire from racing in NASCAR's top series at season's end.

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  7. Bobby Labonte to serve as firefightera s parade marshalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    NASCAR Winston Cup Series Champion Robert Allen Labonte will serve as marshal of the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival's 2017 Firefighter's Parade. According to a festival news release, Labonte currently competes part-time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

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  8. Throttle-Back Thursday: Jeff Gordon wins his first Daytona 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Jeff Gordon just took a big win at Daytona -- in the recent 24-hour endurance race behind the wheel of the new Cadillac DPi-V.R. prototype, that is. But with the 2017 Daytona 500 fast approaching, we're looking back to Gordon's first landmark win at the speedway two decades ago this month.

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  9. Tim McCreadie focused on 20 races in 21 days to start seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Every race car driver knows that in order to be successful you need to keep moving forward and thinking about the future rather than focusing too much on the past. Watertown's professional late model racer Tim McCreadie knows that and as he prepares to begin his 2017 season this Friday in Georgia he is more focused on the future than ever before.

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  10. Seven to be inducted in Motorsports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Five-time Rolex 24 at Daytona champion Scott Pruett was one of seven people selected for induction in the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America on Thursday. The other inductees are sprint car great Steve Kinser, three-time Daytona 200 motorcycle champion Dick Klamfoth, two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Terry Labonte, drag racing and land-speed record pioneer Paula Murphy, two-time NASCAR champ Herb Thomas and longtime commentator Brock Yates.

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  11. Pruett, 6 others to be inducted in Motorsports Hall of FameRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | KDWN

    Five-time Rolex 24 at Daytona champion Scott Pruett is one of seven people selected for induction in the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America. The other inductees are sprint car legend Steve Kinser, three-time Daytona 200 motorcycle champion Dick Klamfoth, two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Terry Labonte, drag racing and land-speed record pioneer Paula Murphy, two-time NASCAR champ Herb Thomas and longtime commentator Brock Yates.

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  12. Pruett, 6 others to be inducted in Motorsports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Five-time Rolex 24 at Daytona champion Scott Pruett was one of seven people selected for induction in the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America on Thursday. The other inductees are sprint car great Steve Kinser, three-time Daytona 200 motorcycle champion Dick Klamfoth, two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Terry Labonte, drag racing and land-speed record pioneer Paula Murphy, two-time NASCAR champ Herb Thomas and longtime commentator Brock Yates.

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  13. It's official: Five inducted into NASCAR HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    The hall welcomed team owner Richard Childress, team owner Rick Hendrick, driver Mark Martin, team owner Raymond Parks and driver and broadcaster Benny Parsons. Childress, the team owner for six of Dale Earnhardt's championships, has 105 wins as a team owner, though an RCR driver hasn't won since 2013.

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  14. Hendrick goes from farm to HallRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    Rick Hendrick, owner of the most successful organization in NASCAR, grew up on a Virginia tobacco farm knowing that wasn't the life he wanted to lead.

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  15. Auto racing: Rick Hendrick rises from tobacco farmer to Hall of FamerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Charlotte, N.C. a Rick Hendrick, owner of the most successful organization in NASCAR, grew up on a Virginia tobacco farm knowing that wasn't the life he wanted to lead. He took chance after chance chasing a NASCAR career, came close to folding his team more than once, but always found a way to persevere.

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