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JGR to have Hamlin, Herring fill in for ailing Vickers

JGR to have Hamlin, Herring fill in for ailing Vickers

October 18th, 2013 6:30 pm by Associated Press

Denny Hamlin and Drew Herring will replace ailing Brian Vickers in the No. 20 car for the final three races of the NASCAR Nationwide Series season.

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Gaughan moving back to Nationwide in '14

Gaughan moving back to Nationwide in '14

October 18th, 2013 2:11 pm by Associated Press

Brendan Gaughan is moving back to the NASCAR Nationwide Series next year for Richard Childress Racing, the team announced Friday.

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Stewart: Third surgery was for infection

Stewart: Third surgery was for infection

October 16th, 2013 3:53 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The third surgery on Tony Stewart's broken right leg was for an infection that "popped up" after the three-time NASCAR champion had begun walking a bit again.

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Vols' Jones, Hokies' Beamer eager to be part of history in Battle at Bristol

Vols' Jones, Hokies' Beamer eager to be part of history in Battle at Bristol

October 15th, 2013 6:20 pm by Dave Ongie

For Butch Jones and Frank Beamer, a football game between their programs on Sept. 10, 2016, in front of a massive crowd at Bristol Motor Speedway is a tantalizing proposition.

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Welshan collects Clash at The Gap bounty

Welshan collects Clash at The Gap bounty

October 15th, 2013 6:00 pm by Staff Report

With a total purse of more than $21,000 at stake, 48 racers came out for the Vic Hill Racing-promoted $6,000-to-win Clash at The Gap on Saturday night at Volunteer Speedway.

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Bristol resident wins BMS pace car at Sharky 500

Bristol resident wins BMS pace car at Sharky 500

October 15th, 2013 5:42 pm by contributed by Bristol Motor Speedway

Cathy Creger's rubber shark outpaced all the competition Saturday in the sixth Bristol Motor Speedway Sharky 500, earning the Bristol resident the 2013 BMS Ford Mustang pace car valued at more than $38,000.

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No big changes in 2014 Sprint Cup schedule

No big changes in 2014 Sprint Cup schedule

October 15th, 2013 2:40 pm by Associated Press

There were no surprises when NASCAR revealed the 2014 Sprint Cup Series schedule Tuesday. NASCAR did confirm that its track drying system Air Titan will be at all Cup events next season.

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BMS gets NASCAR dates for 2014

BMS gets NASCAR dates for 2014

October 15th, 2013 1:45 pm by Staff Report

Bristol Motor Speedway wants race fans to save the date. Two of them, actually. NASCAR will be paying its twice-yearly visits to BMS on March 14-16 and Aug. 20-23, officials said Tuesday.

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'A new reality:' MWR cutting to 2 full teams

'A new reality:' MWR cutting to 2 full teams

October 14th, 2013 8:20 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Michael Waltrip Racing will run only two full-time cars next season because of the loss of sponsor NAPA, part of the fallout from its attempts to manipulate a race to get Martin Truex Jr. into the Chase.

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Health issues end Vickers' season

Health issues end Vickers' season

October 14th, 2013 11:41 am by Associated Press

Michael Waltrip Racing driver Brian Vickers will miss the rest of the NASCAR season because of a blood clot in his right calf.

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