Kingsport Times News Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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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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Weather delays Kingsport Speedway opener until Saturday

Weather delays Kingsport Speedway opener until Saturday

April 3rd, 2014 5:03 pm by Chase Brashears, Kingsport Speedway

Due to the inclement weather, Kingsport Speedway track officials have moved Friday's scheduled opener to Saturday.

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'Men of Steel' ready to kick up some dirt in Volunteer Speedway regular season opener

'Men of Steel' ready to kick up some dirt in Volunteer Speedway regular season opener

April 3rd, 2014 12:24 pm by Staff report

The Steel Heads are coming back to "The Gap" in full force to kick off Volunteer Speedway's 41st season of weekly dirt racing action.

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In the Rearview: Martinsville

In the Rearview: Martinsville

March 31st, 2014 1:15 pm by Dave Ongie

The amount of pure propaganda passed off as NASCAR coverage has left many fans wondering if they can believe anything they see or read about the sport. Denny Hamlin is the latest victim of NASCAR's credibility gap.

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Crafton wins rain-delayed Truck Series race at Martinsville

Crafton wins rain-delayed Truck Series race at Martinsville

March 30th, 2014 10:24 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Matt Crafton grabbed the lead for the first time with 47 laps to go and held on to win the rain-delayed Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday night for his fourth career victory.

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Kurt Busch ends winless streak with victory at Martinsville

Kurt Busch ends winless streak with victory at Martinsville

March 30th, 2014 6:21 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Kurt Busch passed Martinsville master Jimmie Johnson for the lead with 10 laps to go Sunday and held off the eight-time winner to win at Martinsville Speedway for the first time since October 2002.

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Hamilton leads 1-2 Mercedes finish at Malaysian GP

Hamilton leads 1-2 Mercedes finish at Malaysian GP

March 30th, 2014 12:07 pm by CHRIS LINES, AP Auto Racing Writer

Lewis Hamilton broke his drought at Formula One's Malaysian Grand Prix and led a 1-2 finish for the Mercedes team on Sunday.

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Truck race rained out at Martinsville; twin bill Sunday

Truck race rained out at Martinsville; twin bill Sunday

March 29th, 2014 6:46 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway was rained out Saturday and will be made up as part of a rare doubleheader at the track Sunday.

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