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NASCAR's Kurt Busch facing assault probe

NASCAR's Kurt Busch facing assault probe

November 7th, 2014 2:11 pm by Associated Press

Police in Delaware say they are investigating a domestic assault allegation made against NASCAR driver Kurt Busch.

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Hamlin: Most drivers don't respect Keselowski

Hamlin: Most drivers don't respect Keselowski

November 5th, 2014 2:51 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Denny Hamlin thinks most drivers don't respect Brad Keselowski, and the contempt stems from the 2012 NASCAR champion's refusal to show any remorse for his aggressive driving.

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NASCAR suspends crew members, fines crew chiefs after Texas melee

NASCAR suspends crew members, fines crew chiefs after Texas melee

November 4th, 2014 5:57 pm by staff and wire reports

NASCAR on Tuesday penalized crew members as well as crew chiefs from the No. 5 and No. 24 Sprint Cup teams for their involvement in post-race incidents on Nov. 2 at Texas Motor Speedway.

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Johnson wins at Texas; Gordon and Keselowski involved in melee

Johnson wins at Texas; Gordon and Keselowski involved in melee

November 2nd, 2014 8:38 pm by STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer

None of the eight championship contenders was able to clinch one of the final four spots in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

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Kyle Busch wins another Nationwide race at Texas

Kyle Busch wins another Nationwide race at Texas

November 1st, 2014 7:02 pm by STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer

FORT WORTH, Texas — Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at Texas on Saturday, giving him a chance for a tripleheader sweep this weekend.

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Johnson: New title format 'bizarre' but necessary

Johnson: New title format 'bizarre' but necessary

November 1st, 2014 6:00 am by STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer

Jimmie Johnson was among 16 drivers who initially made the Chase, but he's already out of contention for his seventh points title even with three wins and 1,119 laps led this year.

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Earnhardt wins at Martinsville Speedway

Earnhardt wins at Martinsville Speedway

October 26th, 2014 7:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Dale Earnhardt Jr. earned his fourth win of the season on Sunday at Martinsville Speedway in an emotional victory for Hendrick Motorsports that came one week after the popular driver was eliminated from the Chase.

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Darrell Wallace Jr. wins truck race in Martinsville

Darrell Wallace Jr. wins truck race in Martinsville

October 25th, 2014 7:31 pm by Associated Press

Darrell Wallace Jr. made Saturday a tribute to the late Wendell Scott with a truck painted and numbered for the Hall of Fame inductee. Then he drove it to Victory Lane.

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McMurray bests Chase drivers for Martinsville pole

McMurray bests Chase drivers for Martinsville pole

October 24th, 2014 7:40 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Jamie McMurray bumped all eight of NASCAR's championship contenders with a surprising pole-winning run Friday at Martinsville Speedway.

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Newman dodges penalty for failing Talladega inspection

Newman dodges penalty for failing Talladega inspection

October 21st, 2014 7:17 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR decided Tuesday not to penalize Sprint Cup driver Ryan Newman after his car failed inspection following the race at Talladega, determining that damage during the race was to blame.

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