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  1. D.J. Kennington's momentous bid to qualify for his first Daytona...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Canada.com

    D.J. Kennington's historic chance to compete in the Daytona 500 will come down to one final run on Thursday night. Kennington, a two-time champion of NASCAR's Canadian series, fell 0.445 seconds short in his first attempt to qualify for the sport's most prestigious race in a Sunday time trial.

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  2. What it takes to make NASCAR's Daytona 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | AutoWeek

    Unlike Christmas, however, the setting and ordering of the field for the Great American Race takes five days, from single-car qualifying on Sunday through the Can-Am Duel at Daytona -- twin 150-mile races on Thursday. The basics are straightforward.

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  3. The Florida Lottery Sponsors Benny Gordon for Daytona XFINITY Series Season OpenerRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! In addition to serving as the primary sponsor for the Monster Energy Cup Series No. 72 with Cole Whitt, the Florida Lottery will also participate in the NASCAR XFINITY Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway with Benny Gordon behind the wheel of the No.

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  4. Here is the 2017 NASCAR Daytona 500 entry listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | AutoWeek

    The official entry list for the Daytona 500 was released on Thursday and revealed 42 drivers competing for 40 overall spots. As has been the case since last season, the 36 teams that possess an ownership charter are guaranteed a starting spot into the Great American Race while four of the six open drivers will have to qualify or race their way in.

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  5. Mixed opinions pour in for NASCAR road course and roval expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | AutoWeek

    Not everyone in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series garage is particularly interested in running additional road-course events like the proposed circuit at Charlotte Motor Speedway. A.J. Allmendinger tested the 2.3-mile circuit for NASCAR last weekend and praised the layout during his interview session on Tuesday at the NASCAR Media Tour.

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  6. Brendan Gaughan Mark Beard enter NASCAR Daytona 500 with Childress supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | AutoWeek

    As first reported by the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the 41-year-old will enter the Great American Race in a car owned by former Xfinity Series driver and ARCA team owner Mark Beard. The car will be powered by Richard Childress Racing engines and the RCR pit crew that works with Gaughan full-time in Xfinity.

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  7. Report: Gaughan eyes Daytona 500Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Gaughan told the newspaper that he will be driving the car Michael McDowell piloted to a 15th-place finish in last year's race with Mark Beard as the car owner. Beard made two starts in what is now the NASCAR XFINITY Series in the 1980s and has been a car owner in both the XFINITY Series and ARCA Racing Series.

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  8. Mcdowell To Return To Leavine Family Racing Full Time In 2017Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com go ad-free in 2017! Leavine Family Racing is excited to announce the return of veteran NASCAR driver Michael McDowell for the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. McDowell will once again pilot the No.

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  9. Michael McDowell to run full 2017 schedule with Leavine Family RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Michael McDowell will be competing in the entire 36-race Monster Energy NASCAR Cup season for the first time in his career. McDowell has over 200 starts at the Cup level, competing in 31 of 36 races during the 2016 season and scoring two top ten finishes.

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  10. Leavine Family Racing sets driver for '17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Leavine Family Racing is excited to announce the return of veteran NASCAR driver Michael McDowell for the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. McDowell will once again pilot the No.

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  11. 15 quirky and obscure things I learned about Alabama in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Alabama Live

    People often ask me if I'm ever stuck for story ideas on my beat as AL.com's unofficial weird news reporter and history writer. I've driven up, down and over the state numerous times and many assume I've seen every nook and cranny of it.

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  12. Leavine Family Racing buys its own charter for 2017 Cup seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    Leavine Family Racing confirmed Thursday that it has purchased an ownership charter which will be used to field a full-time entry in the Sprint Cup Series in 2017. This season, Leavine has partnered with Circle Sport Racing to field one entry in the Cup series, with help of a charter granted to Circle Sport's owner, Joe Falk.

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  13. Parks Pit Report: Round of 8-Can Am 500Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    Anything that can happen in the final race before the championship certainly can, and has, happened in the past at Phoenix. I have seen intentional wrecks, dominating performances, must-win situations, and even stunning developments occur at this track.

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  14. Logano wins at Phoenix after Kenseth crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Yahoo Sports

    Kenseth crashed from the lead on what was the race's next-to-last restart, opening a path for Logano to win Sunday's race at Phoenix and Busch to finish second. Logano and Busch will join Carl Edwards and Jimmie Johnson as the four drivers with a chance to win the 2016 Sprint Cup Series title at Homestead.

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  15. NASCAR Cup: Leavine Family Racing, Circle Sport go separate waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Auto Racing Daily

    Circle Sport-Leavine Family Racing that fields the No. 95 Chevrolet, primarily for Michael McDowell, in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this season has split.

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  16. Tommy Baldwin Racing sale could be another brutal blow for one-car ownershipRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | Sporting News

    Word spread this week of a possible sale by Tommy Baldwin Racing, one involving its charter and a shutdown of operations. It's a story of the struggles of back-marker teams and their ability to compete against NASCAR's power organizations.

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  17. Kevin Harvick nails late restart, beats Matt Kenseth at New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | Sporting News

    Kevin Harvick sped to the front on a late restart, passing Matt Kenseth to win at New Hampshire and secure a place in the next round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. It was a tough loss for Kenseth, who led 105 laps, Ally Martin Truex Jr. led 141 laps as Toyotas appeared to have the checkered flag in reach.

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  18. Jason Hathaway announced last week would be his final full-time race...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The London Free Press

    Jason Hathaway races down the straightaway on his way to winning the Kawartha 250 on Sunday at Kawartha Speedway near Peterborough, his final race in the NASCAR Pinty's series. Call it the Canadian motorsport equivalent of Derek Jeter's winning hit in his final Yankee Stadium at-bat.

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  19. Jason Hathaway retires from full-time NASCAR Pinty's Series competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    After a very successful on track career spanning 12 seasons and 121 straight Canadian NASCAR races, Jason Hathaway is stepping away from full time competition in the series. Jason Hathaway and his No.

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  20. Goodyear, NASCAR Pinty's ChampionshipRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Cayden Lapcevich became NASCAR's youngest champion when he finished second in the NASCAR Pinty's Series Kawartha 250 at Kawartha Speedway on the final day of the 2016 season. The 16 year-old started fourth on his way to clinching the title.

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