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Kurt Busch earns strong finish in return to racing

Kurt Busch earns strong finish in return to racing

March 16th, 2015 9:41 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Kurt Busch made his season debut Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway, where he finished fifth in his first race since his NASCAR suspension ended earlier this week.

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NASCAR's TV deal helps BMS overcome attendance downturn

NASCAR's TV deal helps BMS overcome attendance downturn

March 16th, 2015 8:50 am by Hank Hayes

NASCAR and Bristol Motor Speedway aren't having sellout crowds like they did in the past, but they do have a saving benefactor. BMS Speedway Motorsports Inc., is participating in a new 10-year, $8.2 billion TV deal.

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Four in a row for Harvick at Phoenix

Four in a row for Harvick at Phoenix

March 15th, 2015 8:19 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Defending Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick won his fourth consecutive race at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday with yet another rout of the field.

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Logano uncatchable in Xfinity victory at Phoenix

Logano uncatchable in Xfinity victory at Phoenix

March 14th, 2015 7:20 pm by Associated Press

Joey Logano led all but 24 laps Saturday in a dominating NASCAR Xfinity Series victory at Phoenix International Raceway. It was his first Xfinity win since 2013.

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Harvick takes pole at Phoenix; Busch qualifies eighth in return from suspension

Harvick takes pole at Phoenix; Busch qualifies eighth in return from suspension

March 13th, 2015 9:28 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Kevin Harvick once again showed how dominant he is at Phoenix International Raceway with a pole-winning run Friday at the track he has mastered.

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Head-turning starts for 3 NASCAR Cup Series drivers

Head-turning starts for 3 NASCAR Cup Series drivers

March 13th, 2015 9:49 am by By Jim Utter, The Charlotte Observer (TNS)

Three races in, certain performances - or the lack thereof - have stood out. As the Cup series heads to Phoenix International Raceway this weekend, here's a look at three drivers who are turning heads, for very different reasons

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Daytona to add SAFER barrier to wall hit by Kyle Busch

Daytona to add SAFER barrier to wall hit by Kyle Busch

March 12th, 2015 10:00 am by Associated Press

Daytona International Speedway will install energy-absorbing SAFER barriers to the concrete wall that Kyle Busch hit last month before NASCAR returns in July.

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BMS campaign highlights track's economic impact

BMS campaign highlights track's economic impact

March 12th, 2015 12:26 am by Hank Hayes

Bristol Motor Speedway (BMS) waved the green flag Wednesday on an "It's MY Bristol Baby!" campaign to get the region more involved - and take more personal ownership - in the track's success.

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NASCAR reinstates Busch, grants waiver for Chase

NASCAR reinstates Busch, grants waiver for Chase

March 11th, 2015 4:00 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Kurt Busch was cleared Wednesday to get back in his race car and attempt to rebuild a career that was halted two days before the Daytona 500 when NASCAR suspended him for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend.

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Keselowski crew chief placed on probation for rest of season

Keselowski crew chief placed on probation for rest of season

March 10th, 2015 11:14 pm by Associated Press

NASCAR placed crew chief Paul Wolfe on probation for the rest of the 2015 season after NASCAR caught Team Penske pulling out the fenders on Brad Keselowski's car before qualifying at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

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