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  1. Fans praise Daytona Rising's new 'scary high' seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The new and improved - and not yet finished - grandstands at Daytona International Speedway draw mostly rave reviews Saturday from spectators and race fans. Seats, cupholders and bathrooms are the big winners mentioned by fans as they prepared to watch the Subway Firecracker 250.

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  2. Kyle Busch crash turned focus on track to safety featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Terry Renna Associated Press Greg Biffle and Kyle Busch talk in the garage during a practice session Friday at Daytona International Speedway. He and his wife Samantha drove a mile from the track to visit the nurses and doctors at Halifax Health Medical Center who cared for him following his head-on collision with a concrete wall during the Xfinity Series season opener.

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  3. NASCAR driver Kyle Busch wants grass removed from tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... now that it's been thrust upon him, he's not shying away from taking the lead on suggesting changes. The Joe Gibbs Racing star said Saturday he would like to see tracks remove grass from areas adjacent to racing surfaces. "I think that we all need ...

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  4. Drivers, officials hope 'Kentucky Package' is next step in improving NASCARRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    ... at the meeting was president Mike Helton, chief marketing officer Steve Phelps, executive vice president and chief racing development officer Steve O'Donnell and vice president of innovation Gene Stefanyshyn. Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Kevin ...

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  5. Dale Earnhardt Jr. awarded Daytona pole thanks to Mother NatureRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On a weekend celebrating America, NASCAR 's favorite son was able to hold his own celebration. Dale Earnhardt Jr .

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  6. Michael Annett on: Racing roots, heroes and hockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... far here and more about Annett over the next few days. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Michael Annett grew up in auto racing: his father was once a team owner and sponsor for legendary sprint car driver Sammy Swindell. "I was at a race track when I ...

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  7. Dale Earnhardt Jr. will start on the pole for the Coke Zero 400Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway were set by speeds set during the first practice session held Friday afternoon, with the top speed of 202.284 mph by Dale Earnhardt Jr. gaining the pole position, after rain washed out qualifying attempts at the 2.5 mile oval in Daytona. Earnhardt Jr. is a two-time Daytona 500 winner and has won the July weekend race once in 2001 will start from the pole with Austin Dillon, the 2014 Daytona 500 pole-sitter will start on the outside of the front row, followed by Clint Bowyer, Paul Menard and Trevor Bayne, who won the Daytona 500 in 2011.

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  8. Kyle Busch calls on NASCAR, tracks to implement more safety improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Kyle Busch said Saturday that NASCAR and the tracks it races on need to do more to improve safety. Busch was speaking to the media for the first time since he returned to Daytona International Speedway .

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  9. Earnhardt to start on pole after rain washes out qualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WQXI-AM Atlanta

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  10. NASCAR Meets With Driver Council for 2nd Time About Rules1 minute agoRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    The newly formed driver council met with NASCAR for a second time Saturday and it may have led to a new rules package for upcoming races at Indianapolis and Michigan . NASCAR has already said it will use a package with less downforce next weekend at Kentucky Speedway, and that same package could be used at Darlington Raceway next month.

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  11. Hamilton satisfied with qualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Banburycake.co.uk

    Lewis Hamilton is on course to deliver his second home triumph in as many years after securing pole position for the British Grand Prix. Hamilton edged out team-mate Nico Rosberg, whom he holds a 10-point lead over in the race for the championship, by 0.113sec to the delight of the 110,000 crowd.

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  12. Busch's Daytona return a bumpy rideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Kyle Busch actually looked forward to returning to the Daytona International Speedway and "attacking that demon per se." He was involved in a crash just nine minutes into an opening practice session this week and must drive his back-up car in the Coke Zero 400 on Sunday night.

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  13. NASCAR holds second drivers' council meeting at DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    ... try to do whatever we can to continue to make this sport as great as it has been and possibly even better; and the racing the best we can possibly get; and whether it's maintaining something that we currently have or improving on something that we ...

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  14. Dale Earnhardt Jr. gets pole at Daytona after rain washes out qualifying for Sunday's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Rain washed out qualifying for Sunday night's race at Daytona International Speedway, where the field was set by practice times. Dale Earnhardt Jr. will start from the pole because he was fastest in Friday's first practice session.

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  15. Nascar Notes: Drivers, Nascar meet again to discuss future of sportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    A select group of drivers met with NASCAR on Saturday to talk about racing tires, safety issues and the continued effort to make the cars more drivable by reducing the dependency on aerodynamics. It was the second time in two months drivers and NASCAR officials met secretly to hash through a variety of issues at affect the sport.

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  16. 2015 British GP (Race): Formula One F1 LIVE Streaming, Timing, Weather & TV CoverageRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    By PaddockTalk.com Staff Writers The 2015 Formula One F1 season continues in Great Britain with the 2015 British Grand Prix GP. The race will begin at 8 AM ET on Sunday morning at the Silverstone circuit.

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  17. 2015 British GP (Silverstone): Formula One F1 Starting Line-up Grid & Race PreviewRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    By Mike Sulka The Formula One F1 series returns to the Silverstone circuit in Silverstone England for the 2015 British Grand Prix. The race will be 52 laps around the 3.660 mile / 5.891 kb circuit for a total race distance of 306.198 km / 190.281 miles.

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  18. Lewis Hamilton claims pole position in British Grand Prix at SilverstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has given the British Grand Prix crowd what they wanted by powering to pole position in a one-two with Mercedes team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg. The pole was Hamilton's eighth in nine races and the 46th of his career for the championship leader, who took a home win at Silverstone last year and has a 10 point championship advantage over the German.

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  19. Kyle Busch says NASCAR needs to cut the grass, once and for allRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    With the racing industry inching closer to universal soft walls, NASCAR driver Kyle Busch said removing grass from the infield should be the next big safety priority. Still reeling from the injuries he sustained at Daytona during a NASCAR Xfinity Series crash back in February, Busch met with the media on Saturday afternoon to discuss safety, where he expressed the need to pave over all grassy areas across the circuit.

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  20. NBC has turned former Fourth of July " Firecracker" into a dudRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... attend the Saturday night race in Daytona, they, too, will be staying home and watching on TV. Question: How many racing fans, after a long Fourth of July weekend of family, food and fun, are going to attend a late Sunday night race in Daytona ...

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