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Gordon pulls away late for win at Kansas Speedway

Gordon pulls away late for win at Kansas Speedway

May 11th, 2014 12:10 am by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Jeff Gordon grabbed the lead in the final laps at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night and held on for his first victory of the season and 89th overall.

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Pagenaud stretches fuel to win on Indy road course

Pagenaud stretches fuel to win on Indy road course

May 10th, 2014 9:35 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Simon Pagenaud won the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis on Saturday by stretching his fuel to the finish on the road course at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Harvick topples qualifying record for second straight pole at Kansas Speedway

Harvick topples qualifying record for second straight pole at Kansas Speedway

May 9th, 2014 9:17 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kevin Harvick has a second straight shot at winning from the pole at Kansas Speedway. Harvick was back on top at the 1.5-mile track, posting a track record Friday to help propel him to his second pole of the season.

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Being the NASCAR points leader just isn't the same to Jeff Gordon

Being the NASCAR points leader just isn't the same to Jeff Gordon

May 9th, 2014 9:48 am by By Randy Covitz, The Kansas City Star (MCT)

As befitting the NASCAR Sprint Cup points leader, Jeff Gordon's hauler will occupy the first spot in the garage area at Kansas Speedway this weekend.

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Racing set to return to Kingsport Speedway on Friday

Racing set to return to Kingsport Speedway on Friday

May 8th, 2014 6:49 pm by Staff Report

Six local NASCAR Whelen All-American divisions are scheduled to race on Friday when Kingsport Speedway returns to action after a one-week hiatus.

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'Carolinas vs. Tennessee Clash at The Gap' set for Saturday at Volunteer Speedway

'Carolinas vs. Tennessee Clash at The Gap' set for Saturday at Volunteer Speedway

May 6th, 2014 5:22 pm by Staff Report

The Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series will make the first of two 2014 stops at Volunteer Speedway on Saturday for Round 1 of $4,000-to-win "Carolinas vs. Tennessee Clash at The Gap."

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Bowyer signs extension with Michael Waltrip Racing

Bowyer signs extension with Michael Waltrip Racing

May 5th, 2014 2:56 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Clint Bowyer is heading home to Kansas Speedway this weekend with a new wife, a baby on the way and now a three-year contract extension that will keep him with Michael Waltrip Racing.

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In the Rearview: Talladega

In the Rearview: Talladega

May 5th, 2014 12:40 pm by Dave Ongie

If Darlington is the Lady in Black, Talladega Superspeedway is NASCAR's Witchy Woman. Talladega is a particularly maddening racetrack because reason gives way to a strange racing voodoo that seems to lurk around every corner.

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Benjamin, Finchum visit Victory Lane at LPR

Benjamin, Finchum visit Victory Lane at LPR

May 4th, 2014 11:54 pm by Staff Report

Kyle Benjamin came away the winner Saturday at Lonesome Pine Raceway when the Southeast Super Trucks made their first stop at The Pine, and Chad Finchum drove to his third Late Model Stock win of the young season at LPR.

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Hamlin races to first Talladega Superspeedway win

Hamlin races to first Talladega Superspeedway win

May 4th, 2014 5:42 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

TALLADEGA, Ala. — Denny Hamlin, winner of three races at Daytona that didn't count, finally has a points-paying victory at a restrictor-plate track.

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