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  1. 2015 Charlotte: NASCAR Truck Race ResultsRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Paddock Talk

    By PaddockTalk.com Staff Writers Kasey Kahne and his No. 00 Haas Automation Chevrolet won the 13th Annual North Carolina Education Lottery 200, his fifth victory in six NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.

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  2. Kahne Edges Jones In Photo Finish At North Carolina Education Lottery 200Read the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Paddock Talk

    Kasey Kahne went from the pole position to the back row and back to the front as he beat out Erik Jones to win the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Friday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway by a margin of .005 seconds or about one foot - the second closest margin of victory in the history of the Camping World Truck Series. Kahne's truck failed post-race inspection at the speedway and will be returned to NASCAR R&D for further inspection.

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  3. Sprint All-Star Race PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Carl Edwards is looking forward to another shot at winning it after being beat out by Jamie McMurray last year after a door-to-door battle. "The All-Star event is really great to win, it's awesome," Edwards said.

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  4. NASCAR truck driver Erik Jones looks to bounce backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | AutoWeek

    The 18-year-old Michigan native led a track-record 151 of 167 laps and even gained an 11-second lead at one point before running out of fuel with seven go-arounds left on the 1.5-mile track. "We had the fastest truck by far last week at Kansas, but unfortunately in the end it came down to fuel mileage, and we weren't able to get the win," Jones said.

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  5. All-Star tweaks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race is a non-points event that has seen its format change a bit over the years, but a win carries some weight and plenty of financial gain -- the winning driver gets $1 million. But does the event need a bit of a shakeup? Does holding it at Charlotte Motor Speedway each year make sense? What enhancements or adjustments could be made? Or does nothing need to change? Join NASCAR.com's RJ Kraft and George Winkler as they debate whether changes are needed.

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  6. NASCAR Truck Series at Charlotte 2015: Full Schedule, Standings and PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | BleacherReport

    Sprint Cup Series All-Star Race will take center stage this weekend, drivers will still be racing for points in the Camping World Truck Series as they converge on Charlotte Motor Speedway for the NC Education Lottery 200. Add in the fact that some Sprint Cup regulars are scheduled to run in the truck race, and it promises to be one of the season's most intriguing events.

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  7. Latest South Carolina sportsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Kyle Busch will return to competition this weekend, less than three months after he suffered serious injuries in a crash at Daytona. Busch will drive his No.

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  8. Kyle Busch to return to car this weekend in All-Star raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Kyle Busch will return to competition this weekend, less than three months after he suffered serious injuries in a crash at Daytona. Busch will drive his No.

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  9. Weekend wrap-up: May 8th and 9th, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Examiner.com

    Jimmie Johnson made it through the rain and held off Kevin Harvick to win the SpongeBob SquarePants 400 at Kansas Speedway, which outlasted a two-hour-plus rain delay. Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished third, followed by Jeff Gordon and Joey Logano.

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  10. Weekend Top Five: KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Relive the top five moments at the past weekend's races as Matt Crafton becomes the first NCWTS driver to be a two-time winner at Kansas Speedway and Jimmie Johnson grabs his third checkered flag of the 2015 season.

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  11. Crafton conserves to win in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Motorsport.com

    As trucks ran out of fuel in front of him, Matt Crafton was able to find enough fuel to make it to the end of the Toyota Tundra 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway on Friday night. Ryan Newman finished second, Johnny Sauter was third, Timothy Peters was fourth and Cameron Hayley rounded out the top-five, all having enough fuel to get to the end.

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  12. Sports digest: Jaguars' top pick Fowler likely out for seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Campbell Reporter

    The Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end, the third overall pick in last week's NFL draft, is likely out for the season after tearing a knee ligament during his first practice. Fowler tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during rookie minicamp Friday.

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  13. Crafton conserves enough fuel to win Trucks S...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Matt Crafton conserved just enough fuel while the leaders kept running out in the final laps to win the NASCAR Trucks Series race at Kansas Speedway on Friday night. All the trucks were forced to pit with 55 laps remaining, just on the upper end of the fuel window, when Ray Black Jr. blew his engine after a long green-flag run.

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  14. Jones' dominating Truck Series run goes dryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    But speed requires fuel, and with only a handful of laps remaining, the fuel cell in Jones' No. 4 Toyota ran dry.

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  15. 2015 NHRA: Worsham Advances To The Funny Car Final, Earns The Points' ...Read the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Del Worsham, driver of the DHL Toyota Camry Funny Car, advanced to his second final round through just four events in the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Series season today in Charlotte. Though the DHL team started ninth for Sunday, they were confident that they had a solid car for racing.

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  16. Logano uses restart to win truck race at MartinsvilleRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Joey Logano passed Matt Crafton entering the first turn at the start of a two-lap sprint to the finish and won an exciting NASCAR Truck race at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday. The Daytona 500 champion won for the first time in the series to become the 26th driver to win in all three of NASCAR's top series.

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  17. Joey Logano passes Matt Crafton in first turn of two-lap finish to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Recordpub.com

    Joey Logano passed Matt Crafton entering the first turn at the start of a two-lap sprint to the finish and won an exciting NASCAR Truck race at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday.

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  18. Sports digest: Top-seeded Serena Williams wins easily at Miami OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    Serena Williams punctuated points Saturday with theatrics worthy of a Grand Slam final. There were squeals, knee kicks, pirouettes and fist pumps, sometimes all at once.

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  19. Logano takes victory in wild Truck race at MartinsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    Joey Logano came out ahead in a three-way battle that also involved Matt Crafton and Erik Jones after a green-white-checker restart in the Kroger 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday to claim the win in his seventh-career Truck Series start. It was his first-career Truck Series win, making his a victor in all three of NASCAR's national series.

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  20. Logano Wins Trucks Race at MartinsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Joey Logano passed Matt Crafton entering the first turn to start a two-lap sprint to the finish and won an exciting NASCAR truck race at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday. The Daytona 500 champion won for the first time in the series to become the 26th driver to win in all three of NASCAR's top series.

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