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VanDyke doubles up at Lonesome Pine Raceway

VanDyke doubles up at Lonesome Pine Raceway

April 6th, 2015 1:00 pm by Staff Report

Kres VanDyke dominated the twin Late Model Stock features during Lonesome Pine Raceway's season opener Saturday night.

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Texas, Bristol and Michigan to make safety modifications

Texas, Bristol and Michigan to make safety modifications

April 6th, 2015 9:41 am by Associated Press

Three more race tracks have announced safety modifications that were determined necessary following Kyle Busch's serious accident at Daytona.

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Ogle takes flag-to-flag win in season opener at The Gap

Ogle takes flag-to-flag win in season opener at The Gap

April 5th, 2015 7:43 pm by Staff Report

Chad Ogle of Sevierville was the class of the field in the season-opening Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series event at Volunteer Speedway, turning in a flag-to-flag run to win the Carolinas vs. Tennessee Border Wars at The Gap.

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Martinsville a step in right direction for Danica Patrick

Martinsville a step in right direction for Danica Patrick

April 3rd, 2015 9:27 am by By Jim Utter, The Charlotte Observer (TNS)

Danica Patrick has no illusions that one top-10 finish will fix her struggles in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series. Considering she's still in the early stages of forging a relationship with a new crew chief, it's certainly a positive.

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NASCAR penalizes Newman team after evidence of 'bleeding tires'

NASCAR penalizes Newman team after evidence of 'bleeding tires'

April 1st, 2015 8:25 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR levied harsh penalties against Ryan Newman's race team Tuesday after determining Richard Childress Racing manipulated the tires Newman used at Auto Club Speedway in California.

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BMS giving loyal customers first dibs on Battle tickets

BMS giving loyal customers first dibs on Battle tickets

April 1st, 2015 12:38 am by Jeff birchfield, NET News Service

Bristol Motor Speedway on Tuesday announced that it is giving its loyal customers the first chance when it comes to acquiring tickets for the Battle at Bristol football game between Tennessee and Virginia Tech.

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ESPN's Punch has seen giant leaps in realm of driver safety

ESPN's Punch has seen giant leaps in realm of driver safety

March 31st, 2015 10:28 pm by Dave Ongie

As a trained trauma physician serving as a broadcaster, Dr. Jerry Punch has a unique perspective on the evolution of driver safety in NASCAR after 30 years in the sport.

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NASCAR driver Larson out of hospital

NASCAR driver Larson out of hospital

March 31st, 2015 4:37 pm by Associated Press

Kyle Larson fainted Saturday during an autograph appearance at Martinsville. In a statement, Chip Ganassi Racing said the 22-year-old NASCAR driver was released on Monday night and completed medical tests on Tuesday.

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Joe Gibbs on son: Most courageous person I've been around

Joe Gibbs on son: Most courageous person I've been around

March 31st, 2015 11:14 am by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Joe Gibbs Racing announced this week the younger Gibbs, who is the team president, is undergoing treatment for "symptoms impacting areas of brain function." Joe Gibbs says the family has known of the diagnosis for about six months

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Larson sits out Martinsville race after fainting

Larson sits out Martinsville race after fainting

March 30th, 2015 9:33 am by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Kyle Larson watched Sunday's NASCAR race on a laptop in a hospital after failing to get medical clearance to drive after fainting during an autograph session.

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