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  1. IndyCar must balance daredevil vs. dangerous racingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    NASCAR returns this week to Daytona International Speedway, where 43 drivers are likely to race bumper to bumper for 400 white-knuckle miles. The open-wheel series on Saturday staged a sensational 500-miler that featured an IndyCar-record 80 lead changes as drivers made moves that bordered on the absurd.

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  2. Columbus Motor Speedway driver pursues Spring Cup dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper. And it's available to subscribers before 6 a.m. every day.

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  3. Ferraris splash through challenging conditions in Watkins GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Motorsport.com

    Sunday's Six Hours of the Glen, one of North America's most important endurance races, featured cold temperatures and intense rain which at one point put the endurance race under red flag conditions. Not only was the Six Hours of the Glen the mid-point of the 2015 United SportsCar Championship, but the round at Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, New York marked the third event of the North American Endurance Cup.

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  4. Weekend Preview: DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Take a look ahead at the action that awaits as both the NASCAR XFINITY and Sprint Cup Series head back to Daytona International Speedway.

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  5. Calling All Road Warriors -- Pilot Flying J Launches Campaign to Celebrate Professional DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Pilot Flying J, the largest operator of travel centers in North America, announced today a July launch for the 2015 Road Warrior program. The celebratory contest honors professional drivers who demonstrate hard work, generosity and bravery.

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  6. The Lonely AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    Michael P. Printup, president of Watkins Glen International, one of the country's largest racetracks, stood with a group of about a dozen race fans at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Next to him were boxes of free doughnuts and coffee.

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  7. Why IndyCar driver snapped at reporter after raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    Tony Kanaan reflected the intensity of Saturday's IndyCar race at Auto Club Speedway in the post-race news conference. Kanaan had just said 500 miles of dangerously close racing would have been easier for drivers to accept if attendance had been higher.

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  8. Jeff Gordon's career in photosSun, 28 Jun 2015 17:21:00 EDTRead the original story

    Sunday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Jeff Gordon, at 27, was the youngest three-time winner when he captured his third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship in 1998. Gordon also won the Cup championship in 2001.

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  9. Motorsports: Liddell, Davis win 2015 Continental Tire 150 at The GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    Robin Liddell and co-driver Andrew Davis won the 2015 Continental Tire 150 at The Glen on Saturday, June 27. The pair drove the No. 6 Stevenson Motorsport Chevrolet Camaro Z/28.R to Victory Lane at Watkins Glen International on a day plagued by heavy rain.

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  10. Motorsports: Sahlen's 6 Hrs of The Glen starts without a hitch, despite drizzleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    A drizzly morning on Sunday, June 28 did not deter either participants or fans at Watkins Glen International in upstate New York for the start of the annual Sahlen's 6 Hours of The Glen endurance race. Pre-race events, including the always-popular fan pit walk, went off on time and without a hitch.

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  11. Corvette Racing at Watkins Glen: Points Pay Off for Starting PositionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Corvettes

    Corvette Racing will line up based on TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Driver's points for Sunday's Sahlen's Six Hours at The Glen. Heavy rain at Watkins Glen International forced the cancellation of qualifying and put Corvette Racing on the pole position.

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  12. 2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race - Saturday NotebookRead the original story

    Sunday | Paddock Talk

    Jay Leno Receives Two-seater Ride from 'Hero' Mario Andretti Mario Andretti had just the mode of transportation that Jay Leno was looking for. The comedian and former late-night talk show host received a ride the Honda "Fastest Seat in Sports" two-seat Indy car on the Auto Club Speedway oval with "my racing hero" at the wheel.

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  13. Heavy Rain Forces Postponement Of Round 4 At Watkins Glen InternationalRead the original story

    Sunday | Paddock Talk

    Unsuitable racing conditions caused by heavy, persistent rain forced Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America, after consultation with International Motor Sports Association officials, to abandon Round 4 of the championship Saturday, June 27 at Watkins Glen International. Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America and IMSA will evaluate further consideration for replacement of this round.

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  14. The Heart Of Racing Starts Fifth In Gtd At Watkins GlenRead the original story

    Sunday | Paddock Talk

    The Heart of Racing drivers Ian James and Mario Farnbacher will start fifth in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GTD class for Saturday's Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International. IMSA officials cancelled today's TUDOR qualifying due to rain and standing water throughout the 11-turn, 3.4-mile road course.

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  15. Liddell, Davis Claim Wet And Wild Continental Tire 150 Victory At The GlenRead the original story

    Sunday | Paddock Talk

    Stevenson Motorsports scored a wet and wild triumph in the Continental Tire 150 on Saturday. Robin Liddell took the checkered flag with co-driver Andrew Davis; holding on for the win after the race was delayed with a red flag due to deteriorating weather conditions and rain that pounded Watkins Glen International for the length of the event.

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  16. New at-track merchandise model to launch soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The new Fanatics at-track merchandise experience scheduled for launch late next month at Pocono Raceway will give race fans an idea of what's in store for future NASCAR events. But officials stressed that the platform will continue to evolve as the season progresses.

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  17. Oreovicz: Too close for comfort?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ESPN

    A lot of folks no doubt believe Saturday's MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway was one of the greatest IndyCar races of all time. It featured close, pack-like racing almost from start to finish, a Verizon IndyCar Series record 80 lead changes and a popular winner in Graham Rahal .

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  18. IndyCar: Helio Castroneves spins out in Fontana, led at halfway point of MAVTV 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Redlands Daily Facts

    FONTANA >> IndyCar drivers raced three-wide for more than 270 miles in a very entertaining MavTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway on Saturday afternoon. Helio Castroneves, who had led the most laps at the midway point, was clipped by Ryan Brisco while racing three-wide on the back straight while racing for third place to bring out the race's first caution flag on Lap 136.

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  19. North American Endurance Cup points tight as Watkins Glen approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Motorsport.com

    While there are seven events remaining in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship 2015 season - counting Sunday's Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen at historic Watkins Glen International - this race is the third in the four-race Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup, and the competition is getting serious. Races one and two were the Rolex 24 at Daytona, and the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, and the final event in the Endurance Cup quartet of races is the season-ending Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta on October 3. So while teams have some time to make up lost points for the overall TUDOR Championship honors, the points standings could substantially shift in the Endurance Cup after this weekend's six-hour race.

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  20. Motorsports: 2015 Sahlen's 6 Hours of The Glen TV, streaming scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Examiner.com

    Watkins Glen International in upstate New York hosts the sixth round of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship this weekend, June 26-28. Sunday's six-hour endurance race will be televised by FOX.

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