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Earnhardt wins at Martinsville Speedway

October 26th, 2014 7:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Dale Earnhardt Jr. earned his fourth win of the season on Sunday at Martinsville Speedway in an emotional victory for Hendrick Motorsports that came one week after the popular driver was eliminated from the Chase.

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Darrell Wallace Jr. wins truck race in Martinsville

Darrell Wallace Jr. wins truck race in Martinsville

October 25th, 2014 7:31 pm by Associated Press

Darrell Wallace Jr. made Saturday a tribute to the late Wendell Scott with a truck painted and numbered for the Hall of Fame inductee. Then he drove it to Victory Lane.

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McMurray bests Chase drivers for Martinsville pole

McMurray bests Chase drivers for Martinsville pole

October 24th, 2014 7:40 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Jamie McMurray bumped all eight of NASCAR's championship contenders with a surprising pole-winning run Friday at Martinsville Speedway.

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Newman dodges penalty for failing Talladega inspection

Newman dodges penalty for failing Talladega inspection

October 21st, 2014 7:17 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR decided Tuesday not to penalize Sprint Cup driver Ryan Newman after his car failed inspection following the race at Talladega, determining that damage during the race was to blame.

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Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at Talladega; Johnson, Earnhardt eliminated

Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at Talladega; Johnson, Earnhardt eliminated

October 19th, 2014 6:29 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

TALLADEGA, Ala. — Brad Keselowski pulled away in overtime Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway to earn an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR's championship race.

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Vickers wins pole in strange Talladega qualifying

Vickers wins pole in strange Talladega qualifying

October 18th, 2014 7:31 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR's new qualifying format put Brian Vickers on the pole at Talladega Superspeedway but left many drivers angry and confused, and three full-time teams failed to make Sunday's race.

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Timothy Peters wins Truck Series race at Talladega

Timothy Peters wins Truck Series race at Talladega

October 18th, 2014 7:15 pm by Associated Press

Timothy Peters picked up his first NASCAR Truck Series victory of the season Saturday by holding off the field on a two-lap sprint to the finish at Talladega Superspeedway.

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Labonte calling it quits after Talladega

Labonte calling it quits after Talladega

October 18th, 2014 3:32 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Terry Labonte will compete in his final NASCAR race Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. "You know, it's only about the third time I've said this is going to be my last race. But this is really going to be the last one."

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NASCAR fines Keselowski, Stewart after Charlotte

NASCAR fines Keselowski, Stewart after Charlotte

October 14th, 2014 7:16 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR fined Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart on Tuesday for their roles in the fracas after Saturday night's race at Charlotte. However, Matt Kenseth and Denny Hamlin were not penalized for their parts in the post-race skirmishes.

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Harvick moves into third round of Chase with win at Charlotte

Harvick moves into third round of Chase with win at Charlotte

October 12th, 2014 1:32 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

It was fight night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where Kevin Harvick advanced into the third round of the championship and two drivers had to be restrained from brawling with Brad Keselowski.

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Goodyear cautions teams about speeds at Charlotte

Goodyear cautions teams about speeds at Charlotte

October 10th, 2014 4:08 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

In a potentially key development for drivers trying to advance in the Chase, Goodyear has warned teams that increased speeds at Charlotte Motor Speedway will put a heavy emphasis on the right front tires in Saturday night's race.

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