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  1. Want free Coke Zero 400 parking? Here's where to goRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Planning to attend the Coke Zero 400 this Saturday or other racing events at the Speedway this weekend and need a place to park? Speedway officials are encouraging race fans to park use Lot 7, on the corner of Bill France and Clyde Morris boulevards, where parking will be free for general ticket holders and where a free park-and-ride service will be provided to and from the Speedway on both Friday and Saturday. From Lot 7, fans will be transported to the newly paved bus loop across the street from the Speedway where they can cross the pedestrian overpass to the motorsports stadium.

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  2. Isc Ceo Lesa France Kennedy named to 'Most Powerful Women in Sports' listRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Lesa France Kennedy, CEO of International Speedway Corp. and the granddaughter of NASCAR founder Bill France Sr., has been included in Adweek magazine's inaugural list of the "30 Most Powerful Women in Sports." The list will be published in the trade magazine's July edition, which will hit newsstands June 27. Adweek's staff had this to say about Kennedy, according to the magazine's website: "A third-generation member of NASCAR's first family, Lesa France Kennedy continues to rev the throttle on the motorsports world.

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  3. Michelin Prepares For Refreshed Watkins Glen International CircuitRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Modern Tire Dealer

    Fresh from its milestone 25th overall victory at the Le Mans 24 Hours race, Michelin and its technical partner teams return to IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition at the storied 3.4 mile Watkins Glen International circuit for The Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen on July 3. "The circuit at The Glen is fast, challenging and technically difficult, and now, with a smooth and fast new surface, the competition should be incredibly close," said Ken Payne, motorsports technical director, Michelin North America. "During testing in recent weeks with our Michelin technical partner GTLM class teams, we saw times 2-3 seconds per lap quicker than last year.

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  4. Latest Carolinas sportsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Silver and deputy commissioner Mark Tatum both wore "#OrlandoUnited" shirts to show their support for victims of the night club attack earlier this month. The NBA and WNBA have done a lot to try and help victims of the Orlando shooting.

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  5. Nation-Now 29 mins ago 11:04 p.m.Exclusive: First look at Blake Shelton NASCAR video for NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    "He makes fun of me terribly bad over air guitar," the Sprint Cup driver told USA TODAY Sports. "We were sitting in the bus looking at the schedule and it was written in the sch edule that I had to do an air guitar, so we had a lot fun with that.

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  6. Ernie Irvan doesn't worry anymore about what might have beenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sporting News

    Irvan won 15 Cup races and was on top of the NASCAR world when he got a serious head injury in 1994. He returned to full-time competition two years later and won three more Cup races, but was never the same after the injury and retired in the middle of the 1999 season.

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  7. Jimmie Johnson ready to return to winning ways, conquer road courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sporting News

    Jimmie Johnson is a six-time Sprint Cup Series champion with 77 career wins in the series. His success ranks him among the greatest drivers ever to compete in stock car racing.

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  8. 1 ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Coastal Courier

    Richmond Hill resident and Ward's Auto Painting and Bodyworks owner Robbie Ward recently donated $1,000 to the fight against multiple sclerosis. Ward said he was responding to a request to support Walk MS Savannah, an affiliate fundraiser to benefit the National MS Society by organizing a charity raffle to raise money for the Walk.

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  9. Retired NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon has served as a guestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | Door Reminder

    Will Jeff Gordon be Kelly Ripa's next permanent co-host on 'Live'? Could "Live with Kelly" become Live with Kelly and Jeff? Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://usat.ly/28Te1YF NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon says he is open to succeeding Michael Strahan as Kelly Ripa's new "Live" co-host - so long as he could continue his new job as a NASCAR analyst. Jeff Gordon certainly didn't shoot down the possibility Saturday at Sonoma Raceway, where he's preparing to wrap up his first season as a NASCAR analyst for Fox Sports.

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  10. Letter: Tribune misses motor history with no Le Mans storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    I get it. Motorsports are second class citizens in American sports. And road racing is the poorest stepchild.

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  11. Allmendinger hopes to turn season around at SonomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    AJ Allmendinger waits to qualify for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan. Allmendinger knows his best shot at a spot in the Sprint Cup Chase will come this weekend in Sonoma.

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  12. What celebrity does A'Shawn Robinson get mistaken for? NASCAR has the answerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Alabama Live

    Detroit Lions defensive tackle A'Shawn Robinson catches a ball during practice in Allen Park, Mich., on June 14, 2016. What kind of vehicle did Detroit Lions defensive tackle A'Shawn Robinson choose for his first "big-boy" purchase? What celebrity is the former Alabama All-American most often confused for? Robinson fielded those questions and 19 more in the nascar.com feature "21 Questions" while visiting Michigan International Speedway.

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  13. SoCal drivers among Nascar K&N contenders on Sonoma Raceway road courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | San Bernardino County Sun

    On Sunday, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will draw all the attention as it competes on a road course circuit at Sonoma Raceway for the first of two such races this year. However, on Saturday, youngsters with ties to Southern California will be in the spotlight.

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  14. Winning is still high priority for Snevas in Stateline Speedway dash - Thu, 23 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    Motorsports stars and fans come together this weekend at Stateline Speedway to honor Edsol Sneva with the second annual memorial race in his name. Don't let the fact it is a ceremonial dash fool you.

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  15. Allmendinger hopes to turn NASCAR season around at SonomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Daily Commercial

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Sonoma this weekend will be the biggest of the season so far for A.J. Allmendinger.

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  16. On the bubble, Blaney not focused on Chase -- yetRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers and teams resume the pursuit of a position in this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup this weekend as the series heads to Sonoma Raceway and the year's first road-course stop. Ten drivers have all but officially secured berths with one or more victories through the series' first 15 races.

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  17. 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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  18. IMSA teams prepare for Watkins Glen after successful 24 Hours of Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | AutoWeek

    The top-three finishing GTE Pro teams and the winning GTE Am team from the recent 24 Hours of Le Mans return to IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition in the Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen, set for Sunday, July 3, at Watkins Glen International . IMSA on Wednesday released a 42-car entry list for the event, which serves as round six of the WeatherTech Championship and round three of the Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup.

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  19. ARCA Winner Myatt Snider Ready For Iowa Debut Saturday Night July 9Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Paddock Talk

    Myatt Snider hasn't been racing in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards long, but certainly long enough to experience the highs and lows of big-time stock car racing. It started with a big win in the Menards 200 at Toledo Speedway.

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  20. 500 Festival announces youth race in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | 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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