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Column: Stewart's Chase status doesn't matter

Column: Stewart's Chase status doesn't matter

September 1st, 2014 1:34 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart has to win at Richmond or he won't be eligible to race this season for a fourth title. But does it really matter if Stewart makes the 16-driver field? Not in the least.

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Kahne holds off Kenseth to win Atlanta shootout

Kahne holds off Kenseth to win Atlanta shootout

September 1st, 2014 12:21 am by Associated Press

HAMPTON, Ga. — Kasey Kahne grabbed the lead on the restart following a caution with 23 laps remaining and held off Matt Kenseth in a two-lap shootout to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday night.

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Harvick wins pole at Atlanta; Stewart 12th

Harvick wins pole at Atlanta; Stewart 12th

August 29th, 2014 9:25 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Kevin Harvick, in his first season with Stewart-Haas Racing, turned a fast lap of 190.398 mph Friday night to win the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Stewart: Ward's death will affect me forever

Stewart: Ward's death will affect me forever

August 29th, 2014 2:48 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart said the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track Friday for the first time since his car struck and killed the fellow driver during a sprint race three weeks ago.

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Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

August 28th, 2014 5:43 pm by Associated Press

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

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Sports Schedules NASCAR/Racing
NASCAR releases 2015 schedule; BMS gets April date

NASCAR releases 2015 schedule; BMS gets April date

August 26th, 2014 6:35 pm by staff and wire reports

NASCAR made officially official on Tuesday what was announced this past weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway. The spring race at the World's Fastest Half-Mile is moving to April next year, ending an almost decade-long span of March dates.

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Sports Photos NASCAR/Racing

PHOTO GALLERY: IRWIN Tools Night Race

August 24th, 2014 6:54 am by Jonathan McCoy

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Logano tools up, wins big at BMS

Logano tools up, wins big at BMS

August 24th, 2014 12:48 am by Dave Ongie

The one-time phenom emerged as a legitimate contender for the NASCAR Sprint Cup title with his win in the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Blaney takes Nationwide win at BMS

Blaney takes Nationwide win at BMS

August 23rd, 2014 2:05 am by Dave Ongie

Ryan Blaney darted past Kyle Busch on Friday night at Bristol Motor Speedway and held off the Sprint Cup veteran for the final six laps to win his second career Nationwide Series race.

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Former NASCAR owner Whitaker dies at 76

Former NASCAR owner Whitaker dies at 76

August 22nd, 2014 9:17 pm by JEFF BIRCHFIELD, NET NEWS SERVICE

Legendary NASCAR car owner Ed Whitaker died Friday morning in Bristol. He was 76.

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