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  1. Start times bumped back for 2017 MIS Sprint Cup racesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Along with many other races on the schedule, the two Sprint Cup Series races at Michigan International Speedway will be bumped to later in the afternoon in 2017 according to a NASCAR press release on Wednesday. Both the June 18 and the Aug. 13 races next year will begin at 3 p.m. This season, the FireKeepers Casino 400 in June started at 1 p.m. and the Pure Michigan 400 on Aug. 28 starts at 2 p.m. The June race has started at 1 p.m. since 2010 and the August race has only started after 2 p.m. once since 2006.

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  2. Kerry Tharp eager to run track dubbed "Too Tough To Tame"Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    In this April 12, 2014, file photo, Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano race during a NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, S.C. Kerry Tharp was little more than a NASCAR fan when he joined the series 11 years ago as a media spokesman. Now, he's leading one of its most iconic tracks.

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  3. Brad Keselowski Crashes at WGI During Testing TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Your News Now

    They are turning left and right at Watkins Glen International for day two of surface testing at the road course, in preparation for next weekend's Cheez-It 355. A scary moment happened during Tuesday's testing when Brad Keselowski, who was putting up a record time for the day, lost his brakes and crashed into the wall.

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  4. Pockrass: Symbolism surrounds the mystery of Earnhardt Jr.'s returnRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ESPN

    Jeff Gordon says his time away from the track made him realize "how tough" racing truly is, how the other drivers were able to take advantage of him on restarts and what racing with the new package was like. Full disclosure: I just don't get all the uproar over the signage for the No.

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  5. Jeff Gordon Signs with Talent AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KWLM-AM Willmar

    Deadline reports the agency will represent the superstar driver for television, speaking, personal appearances, lifestyle licensing, publishing, video games, digital media, and commercial endorsements. Gordon retired from full-time Sprint Cup Series action after last season and is now a broadcaster for Fox's NASCAR coverage.

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  6. ARCA's General Tire Superspeedway Championship Tight To Pocono;...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    On the heels of four consecutive short track races, the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is preparing to get back to the challenge of superspeedway racing - next up the ModSpace 150 at Pocono Raceway this Friday, July 29. It's also the next stop on the General Tire Superspeedway Challenge tour for 2016. The General Tire Superspeedway Challenge, a championship within the overall season championship, is an accumulation of points from all of ARCA's superspeedway events each year.

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  7. 2016 Mid-Ohio: Ed Carpenter Racing IndyCar Race PreviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    Twin Fuzzy's Ultra Premium Vodka Chevrolets will take to the 2.258-mile, 13-turn track at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the Honda Indy 200 on Sunday, July 31. After earning his best finish of the year at the most recent road course on the schedule, rookie Spencer Pigot looks to visit the podium at Mid-Ohio as he did last year in Indy Lights. Championship hopeful Josef Newgarden, fresh off his first victory of the year only two races ago, aims to have a successful weekend at Mid-Ohio to continue his climb up the point standings.

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  8. 2016 Pocono: Matt Crafton NASCAR Truck Race PreviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    Team Information: Crew Chief: Carl "Junior" Joiner Manufacturer: Toyota Engine: Triad Racing Technologies 2016 NCWTS Driver Point Standings: 2nd 2016 NCWTS Owner Point Standings: 2nd Sounding Off - Matt Crafton: They say it's hard to be perfect in all three corners at Pocono. Is there one that you would feel more comfortable if you got through it a little better than the other two? "Yeah, turn three.

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  9. Motorsport: Earnhardt's return might be a whileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The New Zealand Herald

    NASCAR's most popular driver is scheduled to miss his third consecutive race this Monday with concussion-like symptoms. On his weekly podcast, he said he will have another evaluation "soon" to see "what kind of gains we've made and get in front of my doctors .

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  10. Truck Series driver Abreu on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Citizens' Voice

    NIGEL KINRADE / LOS ANGELES TIMES Truck Series driver Rico Abreu is 14th in the standings heading into this weekend's race at Pocono. Through 11 of 23 races, he ranks 14th in the standings.

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  11. Earnhardt's return to NASCAR could take more timeRead the original story

    Monday | Herald Star Online

    NASCAR's most popular driver is scheduled to miss his third consecutive race this Sunday with concussion-like symptoms.

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  12. NASCAR: Truck Series driver Abreu on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times-Tribune

    A Scranton Times-Tribune All Access subscription gets you complete access to both our print and digital publications, delivered to your home, desktop and mobile devices 7 days a week Digital Only Subscription Read the digital SMART Edition of The Times-Tribune on your PC or mobile device, and have 24/7 access to breaking news, local sports, contests, and more at thetimes-tribune.com or on our mobile apps. Digital Services Have news alerts sent to your mobile device, read the Smart Edition sign up for daily newsletters, activate your all access, enter contests, take quizzes, download our mobile apps and see the latest e-circulars.

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  13. Dale Earnhardt Jr.: process may take longer Read Story Heather Tucker, Usa TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. already said he will not race this weekend at Pocono Raceway as he continues to deal with concussion-like symptoms, including issues with balance and nausea. On his Monday podcast on Dirty Mo Radio, he said it would be another week before he made an announcement about whether he would return for Watkins Glen International, a challenging road course race Aug. 7. "This process is going to take a little bit longer," Earnhardt said.

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  14. Junior's health updateRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. said he still is working to eliminate concussion-like symptoms that have sidelined him for the last two weeks in an update provided in the latest edition of the Dale Jr. Download podcast on Tuesday. "You can race with some ailments," Earnhardt said.

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  15. Fan sues NASCAR due to injuries from Austin Dillon's 2015 wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | AutoWeek

    A Florida man has filed a lawsuit against Daytona International Speedway and NASCAR for injuries he said he sustained after a 2015 wreck. William Fulton claims he was hit in the head and shoulder with flying debris from Austin Dillon's car when it crashed into the catch fence at DIS during the Coke Zero 400 in July of 2015.

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  16. See Bubba's 'Shredder'-inspired lookRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Nickelodeon today announced that it is has teamed up with NASCAR XFINITY Series star "Bubba" Wallace to drive a special No. 6 Shredder Ford Mustang in the XFINITY 300 on Saturday, September 17. Nickelodeon is the entitlement sponsor of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, Sept.

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  17. Teams set to test at repaved Watkins GlenRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    RELATED: Get a first-hand look at the repave NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams will receive extra track time this week at newly repaved Watkins Glen International, site of the final road-course race on this year's schedule. A total of 16 teams are scheduled to converge on the New York circuit for a two-day organizational test Tuesday and Wednesday in advance of the Aug. 7 Cheez-It 355 at The Glen .

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  18. Stewart, Gordon team up for final lap at Brickyard 400Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Thomasville Times

    Jeff Gordon, center left, hugs Tony Stewart following the Brickyard 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis on Sunday. British Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates with the trophy on the podium after winning the Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest on Sunday.

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  19. Heat sends NASCAR fans running for cover at Brickyard 400Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Sunday's sweltering heat sent many NASCAR fans at Indianapolis Motor Speedway running to find a place to cool off. "The last time I had to deal with anything like this I was in Iraq," said Anthony Lewis, comparing the temperatures at IMS to the desert.

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  20. Tony Stewart keeps sentiment at bay, keeps focus on Indy winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Sporting News

    Stewart, a three-time Sprint Cup champion, made the final start of his full-time Cup career at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday. He led the field in around the track in a ceremonial opening lap.

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