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  1. Moffitt To Drive No 34 For Three RacesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    ... driver is a nine-time winner in K&N Pro Series East competition and currently serves as a test driver for Toyota Racing Development (TRD) and Michael Waltrip Racing. He made starts in the NASCAR XFINITY (2012) and Camping World Truck (2013) series ...

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  2. NASCAR's Western Swings Have Been Adventurous For The Wood BrothersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    ... before we ran out of gas.' The Woods' trips west also carried them to Las Vegas, which was a 'can't miss' detour when racing at Riverside and Ontario. The NASCAR crowd, including the Woods, always got first-class treatment at Vegas, and that was ...

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  3. Renault's Megane RS 275 Trophy-R To Take Up The Albert Park ChallengeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    ... circuits. Now it is Australia's turn with the Megane R.S. 275 Trophy-R taking on Albert Park. Infiniti Red Bull Racing young-gun Daniil Kvyat will be at the helm of the Megane R.S. during the Albert Park Challenge and is excited to have his first ...

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  4. 2015 Las Vegas: Hendrick Motorsports NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    DATE: After the first two Sprint Cup Series races this season, Kasey Kahne -- driver of the No. 5 Time Warner Cable Chevrolet SS -- currently ranks first in quality passes , fourth in green-flag speed, fourth in laps in top 15 , fifth in fastest speed in traffic, fifth in average running position , fifth in driver rating , sixth in fastest drivers early in a run, seventh in fastest drivers late in a run and eighth in fastest drivers on restarts.

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  5. Johnny Herbert believes McLaren could find themselves at the back end of the grid this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... in the garage with one fault or another. Add to that the fact two-time world champion Fernando Alonso will not be racing in Australia after crashing out at high-speed in Barcelona and it has not been the best reunion for McLaren and Honda - with ...

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  6. UFC 184 and NASCAR Lead Fox Sports 1 to TV Ratings SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    FOX Sports 1 leveraged an exciting day of NASCAR racing and the buildup and breakdown of one of the most-anticipated UFC Pay-Per-View events in history to an impressive top-10 mark in viewership on Saturday. Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race from Atlanta Motor Speedway, which saw Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano and 2014 series champion Kevin Harvick battle for the checkered flag, delivered 1,516,000 viewers on FOX Sports 1, basically flat with the series' average on ESPN channels last season , and is the third most-watched non-NASCAR Sprint Cup event ever on FOX Sports 1 .

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  7. Hamilton wants Mercedes to 'dominate even more'Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    ... in winter testing. "The cars are going to be evolutions of last year's cars, so it'll be the same people that we were racing with last year," he told the official Laureus website. The 30-year-old said 2014 was arguably "the best year" in his ...

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  8. Kenny Wallace speaks out on length of racesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    ... A 500-mile race is like sitting in a dentist's chair for fans nowadays. Listen, I'm a hard-core race fan and I love racing but you know with the societal change, it is excruciating to sit through. That Atlanta race, it went on an hour too long. And ...

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  9. Inspections: What happened at AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    RELATED: Inspection woes prevent several from qualifying NASCAR officials have tweaked the opening day schedules for upcoming Spring Cup Series races at Las Vegas, Phoenix and Auto Club Speedway after delays in pre-qualifying inspection a week ago resulted in 13 teams failing to make it onto the track in time for qualifying. Friday's opening practice for Sprint Cup teams, originally scheduled to last 1 hour, 25 minutes, has been shortened by 10 minutes at all three tracks.

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  10. 'Smart' is the theme at this year's KC Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Action News

    Said GM spokesperson Craig Eppling of the new Corvette ZO6, "This one features a performance data recorder so if you're running on a track, it will actually film how you're driving, how you're going into turns and compare them to prior your laps." But if you're not planning on racing Jeff Gordon anytime soon, the new Chevy Trax could be more your thing.

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  11. Daredevil Back in Rescheduled SwaleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    With a string of horses in the frozen Northeast, as well as his primary winter base of South Florida, trainer Todd Pletcher is used to the weather disrupting training and racing schedules alike. The seven-time Eclipse Award winner hopes a schedule change down South was nothing more than an inconvenience as he brings back "It rarely happens here but we deal with similar situations in New York, particularly this winter a lot," Pletcher said.

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  12. Jota Sport signs Yelloly for ELMS and Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    ... tested the Jota LMP2 car at Estoril and Aragon last month. He will continue his preparation for a switch to endurance racing in the official ELMS test at Paul Ricard in just over two weeks' time. "The sportscar category is now getting much bigger ...

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  13. BK Racing promotes Dubois to GMRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Dubois began his NASCAR career with Evernham Motorsports in 1999. He moved to Melling Racing for the 2004 season and then to Hendrick Motorsports the following season where he worked on the No.

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  14. KCMG Oreca 05 shines in Paul Ricard testingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Winter testing continued apace for many of the leading European based LMP2 and GT teams at Paul Ricard in Southern France this week. KCMG, G-Drive Racing, Oak Racing, SMP Racing, Murphy Prototypes and Massive Motorsport were all in action this week in what will be final testing prior to the official ELMS test on 23/24 March and then the FIA WEC 'Prologue' test later that week on 27/28 March.

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  15. MILWAUKEE (AP) - The line formed to the right to talk to Jack Hawksworth.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Naples Daily News

    ... season, he didn't even have a ride until March. Now he's attending conventions and auto shows after joning A.J. Foyt Racing in the fall to drive the team's second car. It is quite the follow-up to a promising rookie campaign. "The amazing thing is, ...

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  16. Moffitt parlays Atlanta finishaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Naples Daily News

    ... made the most of his opportunity, finishing eighth last Sunday in a head-turning performance. Now the Michael Waltrip Racing development driver has parlayed the run into more seat time. Moffitt on Wednesday got a three-race deal to drive the No. 34 ...

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  17. El Kabeir the Colt to Beat in GothamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    "We've been lucky in the fact we've gotten several races under him so far. He's got a great foundation, so fitness is not a problem or an issue.

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  18. Retired Trainer Lake Dies in Saratoga SpringsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    Trainer Bob Lake, who began conditioning horses as a teen and continued training until retiring in 1999, died at age 82 Wednesday, March 4, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Top horses for Lake included Birchfield Farm's Brenda Beauty, who won three stakes in her 2-year-old season including the Sorority at Lake conditioned two-time grade III winner Bravely Bold, who won the Toboggan Handicap and Coaltown Breeders' Cup Stakes in 1991 at Aqueduct. Lake claimed Bravely Bold for $25,000 for owner Arthur Klein.

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  19. Blog: Still making moneyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | ESPN

    Just how high are the profits? The tracks cleared more than $100 million in 2014. It sounds as if, even though they are spending money tearing down seats at many places and putting up seats at a couple of others, they have money they can spend on other projects .

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  20. Cale Conley Expands Relationship with IAVARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Common Ills

    Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America issued the following: TriStar Motorsports and the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America are proud to announce a new partnership for the NASCAR XFINITY Series' Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend. The IAVA will grace the hood and quarter panels of the No.

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