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Vols' Jones, Hokies' Beamer to be Food City 500 co-grand marshals

Vols' Jones, Hokies' Beamer to be Food City 500 co-grand marshals

March 10th, 2014 5:13 pm by Staff Report

Though their teams won't meet at Bristol until 2016, the coaches of two of the nation's tradition-rich football programs - Butch Jones of Tennessee and Frank Beamer of Virginia Tech - will be together at Sunday's Food City 500.

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In the Rearview: Las Vegas

In the Rearview: Las Vegas

March 10th, 2014 1:01 pm by Dave Ongie

We only have three races under the new system to go by, but so far, there has been no shortage of excitement in the final laps as drivers have pulled out all the stops to win. There is no reason to believe that trend won't continue at Bristol.

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Owners of Volunteer Speedway recognized as 'Promoters of the Year'

Owners of Volunteer Speedway recognized as 'Promoters of the Year'

March 10th, 2014 9:15 am by Jeff Bobo

Every March during Bristol Motor Speedway's NASCAR race week, the Spring Thaw attracts the biggest names in dirt racing, as well as a handful of NASCAR stars who sneak over from Bristol to get dirty on the clay.

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Virginia racer hopes to add NASCAR truck series 'youngest winner' to his resume

Virginia racer hopes to add NASCAR truck series 'youngest winner' to his resume

March 9th, 2014 7:43 pm by Jeff Bobo

Gray Gaulding was the youngest-ever NASCAR touring series winner, youngest-ever polesitter at Richmond International Raceway, and on March 29 at Martinsville he will be the youngest driver ever to start a Camping World Truck Series race.

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Keselowski edges Earnhardt on last lap for Las Vegas win

Keselowski edges Earnhardt on last lap for Las Vegas win

March 9th, 2014 6:59 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Brad Keselowski surged ahead on the final lap when Dale Earnhardt Jr. ran out of fuel, claiming a dramatic victory Sunday in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

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Ganassi signs Kwasniewski as development driver

Ganassi signs Kwasniewski as development driver

March 9th, 2014 4:40 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Chip Ganassi Racing signed 18-year-old Dylan Kwasniewski to be its next development driver on Sunday, adding another top young talent to its stable.

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Keselowski holds on for Vegas Nationwide win

Keselowski holds on for Vegas Nationwide win

March 8th, 2014 8:08 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Brad Keselowski overcame electrical trouble and held off Kyle Busch on Saturday to win the Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the first time.

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Logano wins pole in Las Vegas

Logano wins pole in Las Vegas

March 7th, 2014 9:55 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas with a qualifying lap at a track-record 193.28 mph on Friday.

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Crafton on standby for Paul Menard

Crafton on standby for Paul Menard

March 7th, 2014 10:32 am by Associated Press

Truck Series champion Matt Crafton will be on standby at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend for Paul Menard as the driver awaits the birth of his first child.

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Food City Race Night set for Friday, March 14

Food City Race Night set for Friday, March 14

March 5th, 2014 5:24 pm by Staff Report

Fans can expect a great line-up of driver interactive sessions, along with show cars, simulators, souvenir trailers, entertainment and a smorgasbord of free food samples. Festivities will get underway at 4 p.m. Admission is free of charge.

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