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Local racing on tap at Kingsport Speedway, Lonesome Pine Raceway

July 30th, 2014 9:09 pm by Dave Ongie

After a short midsummer break, NASCAR Whelen All-American Series action will heat back up in Kingsport and Coeburn this weekend.

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Sise earns breakthrough win at The Gap

Sise earns breakthrough win at The Gap

July 28th, 2014 3:17 pm by Staff Report

Knoxville's Trevor Sise would not be denied in Saturday night's Limited Steel-Head Late Model feature at Volunteer Speedway, outdueling Jason Trammell to earn his first career feature win and the $2,000 winner's payday.

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It's 'Jeff Gordon Day' at Brickyard for record fifth time

It's 'Jeff Gordon Day' at Brickyard for record fifth time

July 27th, 2014 5:04 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

With a fifth Brickyard 400 victory on the line Sunday, Jeff Gordon looked like the driver he was 20 years ago. Gordon nailed the final restart of the race, powering past teammate Kasey Kahne to claim the win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Edwards leaving Roush at end of season

Edwards leaving Roush at end of season

July 27th, 2014 1:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Carl Edwards' 11-year run with Roush Fenway Racing will end after this NASCAR season, the team confirmed Sunday.

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Youngsters discover thrill of drag racing through family

Youngsters discover thrill of drag racing through family

July 27th, 2014 1:02 am by Dave Ongie

They say it's lonely at the top, and that certainly seemed to be the case Saturday afternoon at Bristol Dragway as eliminations continued on the final day of the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League Eastern Conference Finals.

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Harvick nabs pole for Brickyard 400

Harvick nabs pole for Brickyard 400

July 26th, 2014 4:21 pm by Associated Press

Kevin Harvick won the pole for the Brickyard 400 with a dominating qualifying run Saturday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Petty believes NASCAR should be helping teams

Petty believes NASCAR should be helping teams

July 26th, 2014 12:04 am by Associated Press

Richard Petty said Friday the newly formed Race Team Alliance was necessary because NASCAR hasn't done enough to help team owners slash costs.

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Bristol's Moore brings iconic 'War Wizard' home

Bristol's Moore brings iconic 'War Wizard' home

July 25th, 2014 10:20 pm by Dave Ongie

Every driver loves competing at his or her home track, but the bond between Randy Moore and Bristol Motor Speedway runs especially deep. The Bristol native will fire up his "War Wizard" for Thompson Metal Monster Truck Madness at BMS.

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France is trying to keep NASCAR popular

France is trying to keep NASCAR popular

July 25th, 2014 9:38 am by By Jim Peltz, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski remembers slamming into a rival's car in Phoenix a few years ago, only to be summoned after the race by officials who scolded him for being too aggressive on the track.

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Earnhardt, Rahal get taste of Guardsman's world

July 24th, 2014 11:55 am by JIM JOHNSON, Associated Press

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Graham Rahal are used to occasional fireworks when drivers get upset at the track. They saw the real thing Wednesday while visiting Indiana National Guard troops at Camp Atterbury.

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Wallace wins Mudsummer Classic truck race

Wallace wins Mudsummer Classic truck race

July 23rd, 2014 11:20 pm by Associated Press

Darrell Wallace Jr. won the Mudsummer Classic on Wednesday night on the dirt at Eldora Speedway for his second truck series victory of the year. It was the eighth victory in the first 10 races of the season for Kyle Busch Motorsports.

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