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  1. Sam Schmidt to Race Semi-Autonomous Corvette Z06 at Pikes PeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Corvettes

    Schmidt, who became a quadriplegic after an accident at Walt Disney World oval in 2000, just used technology from Colorado-based Arrow Electronics to drive his special Corvette Z06 to record-setting numbers at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Now, he'll be driving that same Z06 on the bottom half of the 12.42-mile Pikes Peak International Hill Climb this weekend.

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  2. 2016 Gateway: Cameron Hayley NASCAR Truck Race PreviewRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Paddock Talk

    Team Information: Crew Chief: Eddie Troconis Manufacturer: Toyota Engine: Triad Racing Technologies 2016 Driver Point Standings: 10th 2016 Owner Point Standings: 11th Sounding Off - Cameron Hayley: Does Gateway race like a short track? "Yeah, it's a bigger Martinsville to be honest, and there's really nothing on the schedule that even compares to that. The long straightaways, and the corners are still super-fast.

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  3. Maritime Motorsports: Sam Rogers makes mark earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    For many drivers who bust in to the sport of stock car racing, it typically takes a couple of seasons for them to gain a grip on the skills needed to succeed. Rogers, who races in the Bandolero division at his home track of Scotia Speedworld, began racing last year and has four feature victories in fewer than two dozen starts.

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  4. JRM, JGR, Penske XFINITY teams penalizedRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Six NASCAR XFINITY Series crew chiefs have been placed on probation through Dec. 31 after receiving P2 Level penalties for irregularities discovered following pre-race inspection for this past weekend's American Ethanol E15 250 at Iowa Speedway . All six of the vehicles in question were singled out for right-side body panel modifications; five of the six drivers of those vehicles finished in the top 10 in Sunday's race, including winner Sam Hornish Jr .

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  5. No. 8 Truck team penalized post-IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    NASCAR handed down a pair of penalties to Camping World Truck Series teams on Wednesday after a P2-grade post-race violation by NEMCO Motorsports and an in-race behavioral infraction by driver Caleb Holman at Iowa Speedway . The NEMCO No.

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  6. 500 Festival announces youth race in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The Indianapolis 500 Festival announced a new event Wednesday - a youth run to take place at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The inaugural 500 Festival mini-mini will take place on Saturday, September 10, 2016 and is open to children ages 5 12. Runners will be able to choose five different race distances to race, ranging from half a mile to 2.5 miles, allowing participants to select the best race for their age and ability.

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  7. The Indy 500 comes to the National Corvette MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is roughly 230 miles from the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky, but the two institutions still share quite a bit of heritage. The Chevrolet Corvette has been chosen as the Indy 500 pace car a record 13 times, and Zora Arkus-Duntov himself once presented the Indianapolis Motor Speedway with a 1957 Corvette SS prototype.

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  8. Injured Josef Newgarden could race at Road AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | USA Today

    There has been no formal confirmation, but Josef Newgarden is listed on the Verizon IndyCar Series' entry list for participation in this weekend's race at Road America. Newgarden broke his collarbone and suffered a mild hand fracture in the rain-delayed June 12 race at Texas Motor Speedway.

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  9. NoteworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In this Feb. 19, 2012, file photo, NASCAR driver Mike Wallace climbs out of his car after his attempt at qualifying for the Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Fla. Wallace says he and his daughter were attacked after a Rascal Flatts concert in North Carolina.

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  10. Podium Finish for CORE in GRC DebutRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    In its first Red Bull Global Rallycross event, CORE autosport captured a GRC Lites podium finish at Daytona International Speedway. Red Bull GRC events feature two heat races, where drivers battle to confirm a starting spot on the final grid.

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  11. 2016 Le Mans 24: Scuderia Corsa Triumphs at Le MansRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Scuderia Corsa has triumphed at the biggest race in the world - the 24 Hours of Le Mans The no. 62 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italia driven by the all-American lineup of Townsend Bell, Jeff Segal and Bill Sweedler captured victory in the GTE-Am class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday afternoon in only the team's second appearance at the endurance classic.

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  12. Fewer medical problems reported at Electric Daisy CarnivalRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | My Mother Lode

    Less-intense heat may have helped steer people clear of the medical tent during the three-night Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Police said Monday that fewer than half as many people sought medical help as in 2015, fewer were hospitalized, and no deaths or serious injuries were reported.

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  13. LEGOLAND Florida Resort Unveils New Daytona International Speedway...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | PR Newswire

    It's the newest model in MINILAND The sounds of roaring engines and cheering fans greet theme park guests as they approach the 1/20-scale model of the "World Center of Racing," updated following the DAYTONA Rising project - a frontstretch renovation that made DIS the first motorsports stadium in the world. The new stadium made its debut earlier this year during the Rolex 24 At Daytona and the DAYTONA 500.

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  14. 2016 Iowa: Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Xfinity Race PreviewRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Richard Childress Racing in the NASCAR XFINITY Series at Iowa Speedway ... In 29 Series starts at the 7/8-mile speedway, RCR has captured one victory with Elliott Sadler in 2012. The Welcome, N.C., organization has completed 7,164 laps of the 7,326 that they have competed.

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  15. Celsius Energy Drink Sponsors Kaulig Racing Car Captained by Blake Koch at Daytona SpeedwayRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Celsius Holdings, Inc. , the creator and marketer of Celsius , the world's first negative calorie drink backed by clinical science, is proud to join forces with Kaulig RacingTM for the NASCAR XFINITY Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway. Blake Koch will pilot the No.

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  16. Axalta Debuts University of Michigan No. 88 Chevrolet SS during GM Supplier of the Year CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Business Wire

    From left, Axalta's Joseph Campbell and Steven Markevich join GM's Randall Pappal and the University of Michigan's Brian Noble after unveiling the No. 88 Chevrolet SS that Dale Earnhardt, Jr., will drive during the Aug. 28 "Pure Michigan 400."

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  17. Cole Custer gets new crew chief in NASCAR Truck SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    JR Motorsports announced Tuesday that it has hired Marcus Richmond to serve as Custer's crew chief on the No. 00 Chevrolet for the rest of the season.

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  18. Hildebrand named replacement driver for Newgarden after IndyCar Texas crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Examiner.com

    JR Hildebrand has been named the new driver of the No. 21 Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet while Josef Newgarden recovers from injuries sustained in a crash during Sunday's attempted running of the Firestone 600.

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  19. Groundhog hits NASCAR track, clocked at 4.9 mphRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Road hog! Practice runs for a NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Michigan International Speedway were delayed 10 minutes while track workers corralled a groundhog that ran onto the track and released it in some nearby acreage. Fox Sports 1, caught up in the euphoria, reported that the critter's top-end speed reached 4.9 mph.

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  20. Rain, aging asphalt to blame for soggy Texas race weekendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Tribune

    Blame it on the rain. Or is it because of the aging asphalt at Texas Motor Speedway that drivers prefer? Really, it's both, and became a soggy issue for the third consecutive race weekend at the track over an eight-month period.

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