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Whelshan lands knockout punch to win Steel Head feature at The Gap

Whelshan lands knockout punch to win Steel Head feature at The Gap

April 7th, 2014 6:24 pm by Staff Report

A good boxer might fake a few low blows before landing the knockout punch up high. It's a strategy that also can be used on the racetrack, which Jason Whelshan proved to Jason Manley on Saturday night at Volunteer Speedway.

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Logano makes last-lap pass, takes Texas Cup win

Logano makes last-lap pass, takes Texas Cup win

April 7th, 2014 5:38 pm by STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano made a last-lap pass of Jeff Gordon during extra laps Monday after a late caution in a rain-delayed race at Texas, becoming the seventh different winner in as many Sprint Cup races this season.

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Duck Commander 500 postponed by rain

Duck Commander 500 postponed by rain

April 6th, 2014 8:24 pm by STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer

On a day when the weather was more suitable for ducks than racing, the Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway became NASCAR's first rainout of the season.

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Wienen opens title defense with back-to-back Pro ATV wins

Wienen opens title defense with back-to-back Pro ATV wins

April 6th, 2014 6:26 pm by Staff Report

The second round of the 2014 Mountain Dew ATV Motocross National Championship, sanctioned by AMA, season took place at a revamped Muddy Creek Raceway on Saturday.

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Official results, support division video, and more photos from Kingsport Speedway season opener - VIDEO

April 6th, 2014 12:42 pm by Staff Report

Video includes Alan Rich's last lap bump-and-run pass for the win in the Street Stock feature, as well as post race reaction from Rich and second place Nick Cole.

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Kingsport Speedway opens with a brawl and a win for Van Dyke

Kingsport Speedway opens with a brawl and a win for Van Dyke - VIDEO

April 5th, 2014 8:25 pm by Dave Ongie

Trouble in turn 2 led to retaliation in turn 4, which sparked a brawl in the infield, and it all went down just three laps into a 60-lap Whelen All-American Series Late Model race at Kingsport Speedway on Saturday afternoon.

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Stewart edges Keselowski for pole at Texas

Stewart edges Keselowski for pole at Texas

April 5th, 2014 8:00 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

FORT WORTH, Texas — Tony Stewart knocked Brad Keselowski from the pole as qualifying ended Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway.

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Elliott, 18, grabs first career Nationwide win

Elliott, 18, grabs first career Nationwide win

April 4th, 2014 11:50 pm by Associated Press

Chase Elliott used a strong move on the outside to pass Kevin Harvick for the lead at Texas Motor Speedway and then sailed away his first career Nationwide Series victory.

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Johnson returns to track mourning brother-in-law

Johnson returns to track mourning brother-in-law

April 4th, 2014 8:15 pm by JENNA FRYER, Auto Racing Writer

Jimmie Johnson returned to the racetrack Friday still mourning the loss of his brother-in-law, Jordan Janway, in a California skydiving accident. Janway was the 27-year-old brother of Johnson's wife, Chandra.

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Manager: Schumacher has 'moments of consciousness'

Manager: Schumacher has 'moments of consciousness'

April 4th, 2014 7:16 am by Associated Press

Michael Schumacher is now showing "moments of consciousness and awakening," more than three months after suffering serious head injuries in a skiing accident, the retired Formula One star's manager said Friday.

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