NASCAR Nextel Cup Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Organizers establish charitable fund to help support Justin Wilson's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Star Tribune

    The IndyCar driver died Monday after being hit in the head by debris Sunday in the race at Pocono. The 37-year-old Englishman was married and had two children.

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  2. How to become an organ donorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WWLP

    Becoming an organ donor can make a lifesaving difference to someone in need. 22News explains how you can become a donor if you aren't already.

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  3. NASCAR Chase qualifying scenarios: Almirola, Kahne on outside looking inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sporting News

    It's hard to believe, but only two races remain before the start of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup - Darlington and Richmond. As of now, 11 drivers are qualified for NASCAR's version of playoffs with wins as long as they start the next two races and remain in the top 30 in points: Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kurt Busch, Martin Truex Jr., Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, Kevin Harvick, Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski, Denny Hamlin and Carl Edwards.

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  4. Justin Wilson a saved six livesa after organ donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WTVR Richmond

    Tributes have continued to flow for IndyCar driver Justin Wilson, who died Monday of injuries sustained during a race crash. The 37-year-old Briton was struck in the head by debris from another driver's car in the latest round of the single-seater series at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania.

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  5. Justin Wilson 'saved six lives' after organ donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | CNN

    IndyCar driver Justin Wilson walks on pit road during qualifying Saturday, August 22, at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania. During the race the next day, Wilson died Monday after being injured Sunday in a race when part of a competitor's car struck him in the head.

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  6. Dixon: Karam has strong support system to help with crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Star Tribune

    Sage Karam has a strong support system that his Chip Ganassi Racing teammates believes will help him through the death of Justin Wilson. Karam's car spun Sunday at Pocono Raceway in a single-car crash that sent the 20-year-old into the wall.

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  7. IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies from head injury suffered in Sunday's raceRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Martinsville Bulletin

    IndyCar driver Justin Wilson has died from a head injury suffered when a piece of debris struck him at Pocono Raceway.

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  8. a Slicedbreada maturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Bladen Journal

    I have seen some pretty impressive young racecar drivers in my time around the sport. Some are household names, others not so much.

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  9. Tristan Vautier penalized for Rahal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Motorsport.com

    Tristan Vautier and Graham Rahal collided on Lap 93, leading to an avoidable contact penalty for the Dale Coyne Racing driver. 93 laps into the 500-miler at Pocono Raceway, Honda watched their lone shot at a championship slamming into the wall after contact with another Honda driver.

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  10. Should IndyCar look into canopies in wake of Justin Wilson's death?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Lebanon Democrat

    The 37-year-old IndyCar driver died Monday after being struck in the head by a piece of debris Sunday at Pocono Raceway The 37-year-old IndyCar driver died Monday after being struck in the head by a piece of debris Sunday at Pocono Raceway, leaving behind a wife and two young daughters. "It's just tragic," Texas Motor Speedway president Eddie Gossage said Tuesday.

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  11. Who was Justin Wilson? Veteran driver was little known outside racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sporting News

    It's an unfortunate fact of life: Sometimes, we only know a person when we read an obituary or news account of a death. Justin Wilson is sport's most recent example of that truth.

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  12. Max Chilton wants changes made in wake of Justin Wilson tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Mid Devon Star

    British former Formula One driver Max Chilton has called for the introduction of protected cockpits in single-seater racing following the death of Justin Wilson. Wilson, 37, was struck on the crash helmet by a piece of flying debris following a crash at the Pocono Raceway on Sunday.

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  13. NBCSN to Air XFINITY Series Race Coverage from 'America's National Park of Speed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Fresh off last weekend's twilight races from Bristol, NBCSN heads to Wisconsin for NASCAR XFINITY Racing from Road America this Saturday at 3 p.m. ET. Located halfway between Milwaukee and Green Bay, Road America has hosted races since the 1950s, and held its first NASCAR XFINITY race in 2010.

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  14. 2015 Verizon INDYCAR Series Crowns Champ on NBCSN This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The 2015 Verizon INDYCAR Series will crown its champion this weekend on NBCSN, as Juan Pablo Montoya looks for his first INDYCAR season championship at the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma on Sunday at 4 p.m. ET. NBCSN's coverage will also include IndyCar's tributes to driver Justin Wilson, who passed away Monday after succumbing to injuries suffered in Sunday's race at Pocono Raceway.

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  15. Auto Racing Package: Auto Racing GlanceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Washington Post

    Schedule: Friday, practice; Saturday, practice , qualifying ; Sunday, practice, race, 5 p.m. . Last week: Justin Wilson died Monday, a day after being hit in the head at Pocono by debris from another car.

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  16. Discover Gay Florida - Jacksonville, St. Augustine and Daytona BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | South Florida Blade

    The history of northeast Florida stretches back 450 years - Spanish admiral Pedro Menendez de Aviles founded what is now St. Augustine in 1565; it is the oldest continuously occupied European settlement in the United States. There is so much history on the First Coast, as evidenced by the many museums and historical sites.

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  17. Brother: IndyCar Driver Justin Wilson Saves 6 Lives Through Organ DonationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Breitbart.com

    With #giftoflife @justin_wilson saved 6 lives today. He just keeps setting the bar higher.

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  18. Wilson tributes flow among calls for safety reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KICD-AM Spencer

    Tributes continued to pour in following the death of British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson , along with renewed calls throughout the motor racing world for a review of driver safety in the sport. Wilson, a former Formula One driver and seven-time winner in IndyCar racing, died at the age of 37 after suffering a severe head injury during a wreck in the closing laps of an IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania on Sunday.

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  19. Restart rules remain hot topic after penalty for jumping early Read moreRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Almost two full years after the rule was amended, NASCAR drivers are still voicing concerns about the policing of restarts during races. The subject came up during the Sprint Cup Series' pre-race drivers' meeting Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway , three days after Ryan Blaney was penalized for jumping the restart during the Aug. 19 Camping World Truck Series race at BMS.

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  20. Justin Wilson's organs go to save 6 other livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Examiner.com

    Although the family, friends and fans of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson are still trying to cope with his untimely death, at Pocono Raceway this past weekend, there is some comfort in knowing that his donated organs have gone to save the lives of 6 other people, according to an announcement by his brother Stefan. In addition, Stefan tweeted ''He just keeps setting the bar higher.

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