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  1. 2017 Nascar Q&a: Nascar Sprint Cup - Stewart-Haas Racing Press ConferenceRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com go ad-free in 2017! On Feb. 24, 2016, it was announced that Stewart-Haas Racing would switch to Ford for the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. A formal press conference was held at the Ford Performance Technical Center on Wednesday to publicly show the SHR Ford Fusions and talk about how the transition has gone with Daytona Speedweeks less than a month away.

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  2. From small beginnings, Rick Hendrick reached pinnacle of success in business and NASCARRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com go ad-free in 2017! By Owen A. Kearns, NASCAR Wire Service It's said reaching the top is the easy part; staying there is more difficult. For Rick Hendrick, the climb up the mountain required a decade of hard work culminating in Hendrick Motorsports capturing its first NASCAR premier series championship in 1995.

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  3. Richard Childress Racing debuts newly designed websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    In honor of Richard Childress' upcoming induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Richard Childress Racing has rolled out a digital video series highlighting milestones throughout his illustrious career. Entitled 'Richard Childress: A Career of Firsts,' the series features Richard Childress himself recounting significant 'firsts' from his long career in motorsports, from the first race car he purchased to the first time he took grandsons Austin and Ty Dillon to drive at a racetrack.

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  4. Jean Argetsinger, matriarch of road racing, dies at 97Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | The Washington Post

    Jean Argetsinger, shown in 2007, helped establish Watkins Glen International as an important racing venue and was a leader in the creation of the International Motor Racing Research Center in Watkins Glen, N.Y. Jean Argetsinger, the matriarch of American road racing and a leader in the creation of the International Motor Racing Research Center, died Jan. 16 at her home in Burdett, N.Y. She was 97. Glenda Gephart, director of administration and communications for the research center in Watkins Glen, N.Y., confirmed the death. No cause was disclosed.

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  5. With SHR on board, can Ford take the fight back to their rivals in 2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Motorsport.com

    ... it quite a bit with the addition of Stewart-Haas," said Dave Pericak, Global Director, Ford Performance of the NASCAR playing field. "As far as performance goes, we've been stepping up our performance and making improvements over the last couple of ...

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  6. NASCAR Cup: Charlotte road course consideredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Auto Racing Daily

    On Jan. 13 NASCAR and Charlotte Motor Speedway conducted a test, utilizing the driving services of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series' A.J. Allmendinger, to study the feasibility of running a Cup-level road-course race at CMS. The Cup Series races runs two points-paying events at Charlotte each year, the Coca-Cola 600 in May and a race during the Chase.

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  7. Willis: NASCAR Hall welcomes a popular quintet with its 2017 class Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    NASCAR's Hall of Fame has inducted a wide range of racing figures since its inaugural class in 2010. Drivers, owners, executives, a crew chief … it's been a fairly diverse roll call.

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  8. Only on AP: Son reflects on BP's Hall of Fame NASCAR careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | TheCourier.com

    Benny Parsons made it to the NASCAR Hall of Fame because of his victories on the track and his work as a broadcaster after he retired.

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  9. FBC Downshift #78- Ian James on Lexus, 24 Hours of DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Formula 1 Blog

    ... has, arguably, one of the strongest collection of driver lineups in recent history and highlighted by names such as NASCAR's Jeff Gordon and Indycar's James Hinchcliffe. Eleven factory programs will compete in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class, with ...

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  10. Get an inside look at JuniorRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    NASCAR fans will get an inside look into Dale Earnhardt Jr .' s return to racing beginning next Tuesday thanks to a six-part series provided by Nationwide Insurance.

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  11. 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | AutoWeek

    After three seasons as the combined sports-car racing organization created by the merger of Grand-Am and the American Le Mans Series, the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship finally steps out as its own distinctive sanctioning body for 2017. How so? Series CEO Ed Bennett, who came from the NASCAR-affiliated Grand-Am side, and Scott Atherton, series president, who came from ALMS, were tasked with combining the two series into one.

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  12. 'Cars 3' star Wilson named Daytona 500 grand marshalRead the original story

    Monday Jan 16 | Northern Michigan News

    Ka-chow! Owen Wilson is set to lend his voice to one of racing's biggest events, this time as the grand marshal for the Daytona 500. Wilson will give the command to start engines for the Daytona 500 on Feb. 26, becoming the latest celebrity grand marshal for the traditional season opener.

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  13. NASCAR Cup: Daniel Suarez in Clash, but Bowyer notRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Auto Racing Daily

    As a result of Daniel Suarez inheriting the seat behind the wheel of the No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota vacated by Carl Edwards last week, NASCAR will allow Suarez to compete in the Advance Auto Parts Clash exhibition race at Daytona International Speedway on Feb. 18, based on Edwards being qualified for the race.

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  14. Only on AP: Son reflects on BP's Hall of Fame NASCAR career-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Benny Parsons made it to the NASCAR Hall of Fame because of his victories on the track and his work as a broadcaster after he retired. He is there also because of one other factor - the kindness of his competitors.

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  15. Owen Wilson, Voice of CARS 3 Lightning McQueen, Named Daytona 500 Grand MarshalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Actor Owen Wilson, THE VOICE of the animated character Lightning McQueen in DisneyPixar's upcoming movie CARS 3, will serve as Grand Marshal for the 59th annual DAYTONA 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on Feb. 26 at Daytona International Speedway. The DAYTONA 500, the season-opening race for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, will begin at 2 p.m. following Wilson delivering the famous "Drivers, start your engines" command to the 40-car field.

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  16. Parity in NASCAR? Jimmie Johnson wins a lot, but so do othersRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | ABC News

    ... show that he has won seven of the last 11 Cup titles. " Jimmie Johnson has won his 7th Sprint Cup title in 11 years. NASCAR is in dire need of more parity." Jimmie Johnson has won his 7th Sprint Cup title in 11 years. NASCAR is in dire need of more ...

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  17. Daytona 500 grand marshalRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Actor Owen Wilson, the voice of the animated character Lightning McQueen in Disney Pixar's upcoming movie "Cars 3," will serve as Grand Marshal for the 59th annual DAYTONA 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on Feb. 26 at Daytona International Speedway . The Daytona 500 , the season-opening race for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series , will begin at 2 p.m. following Wilson delivering the famous "Drivers, start your engines" command to the 40-car field.

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  18. David B. EnlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Breeze Courier

    ... He enjoyed working on lawn mowers and cars and was always available to help anyone in need. He was also an avid NASCAR and Dale Earnhardt Jr. fan. He is survived by: Companion, Marilyn Roberson of Rochelle, Ill.; sons: Adam, T.J., Billy and Michael ...

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  19. NASCAR stages road course test at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Motorsport.com

    ... in the past. However, since Joe Lee Johnson won the first race in 1960, the track has only used the 1.5-mile oval for NASCAR. Sources said Charlotte could incorporate the road course as early as the All-Star Race, which is scheduled for May 20. It's ...

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  20. Parsons beloved as a racer, broadcaster, brotherRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    A full generation knows Benny Parsons best for his work behind the steering wheel, banging fenders and hoisting trophies competing alongside Richard Petty, Cale Yarborough and David Pearson in NASCAR's early heyday. Another generation appreciates "BP" for his work in front of the television camera, his easy and enlightening way of bringing NASCAR racing into our living rooms and enticing new fans to the sport.

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