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Third-generation Allison to begin his stock car career at Kingsport Speedway

Third-generation Allison to begin his stock car career at Kingsport Speedway - VIDEO

March 2nd, 2015 7:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

Robbie Allison will get his first experience in full-body stock cars in 2015, and he'll be leaning heavily on the advice of his racing coach and grandfather - 2011 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Bobby Allison.

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Kurt Busch to follow guidelines toward NASCAR reinstatement

Kurt Busch to follow guidelines toward NASCAR reinstatement

March 2nd, 2015 7:19 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Kurt Busch, indefinitely suspended by NASCAR on Feb. 20, has agreed to follow NASCAR's recommended guidelines to be eligible for eventual reinstatement.

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Johnson shows he's still the man to beat with Atlanta win

Johnson shows he's still the man to beat with Atlanta win

March 2nd, 2015 9:37 am by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

After starting near the back of the field because he didn't get a chance to qualify, Jimmie Johnson pulled away after the final restart with 13 laps remaining to win Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway. He beat Kevin Harvick by nearly two seconds.

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Jimmie Johnson pulls away for another Atlanta Sprint Cup win

Jimmie Johnson pulls away for another Atlanta Sprint Cup win

March 1st, 2015 6:58 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

HAMPTON, Ga. - Likely locking up a run at his record-tying seventh championship before it even turns to spring, Jimmie Johnson pulled away after the final restart with 13 laps to go Sunday.

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Stolen Sprint Cup car found in suburban Atlanta

Stolen Sprint Cup car found in suburban Atlanta

February 28th, 2015 10:30 am by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Team XTREME said the $250,000 Sprint Cup car was discovered early Saturday northwest of Atlanta in Gwinnett County, about 20 miles away from where it was taken.

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Logano on a roll, NASCAR on the defensive

Logano on a roll, NASCAR on the defensive

February 27th, 2015 11:00 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano followed up his Daytona 500 win by taking the pole for Sunday's Sprint Cup race at Atlanta. Thirteen drivers - including four former champions - didn't even get on the track for qualifying Friday after failing to pass inspection.

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Dude, where's my car?  Kvapil's NASCAR ride stolen from hotel parking lot

Dude, where's my car? Kvapil's NASCAR ride stolen from hotel parking lot

February 27th, 2015 4:42 pm by Associated Press

A trailer with the red No. 44 car inside was hitched to a black 2004 Ford F-350 pickup truck parked outside a hotel in Morrow, Ga., about 15 miles south of Atlanta, police said. The 2015 Chevy NASCAR race car inside the trailer is valued at $250,000.

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NASCAR back on track for extra day of testing in Atlanta

NASCAR back on track for extra day of testing in Atlanta

February 27th, 2015 8:42 am by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

The Sprint Cup drivers returned to the track Thursday at Atlanta Motor Speedway, getting an extra day to test out the new rules package that will be in effect for the first time.

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Kyle Busch has surgery on foot by North Carolina specialist

Kyle Busch has surgery on foot by North Carolina specialist

February 26th, 2015 9:40 am by Associated Press

Dr. Robert Anderson of OrthoCarolina performed the surgery Wednesday. Anderson is a noted specialist who has treated NFL players Matt Schaub and Ahmad Bradshaw and retired baseball players Derek Jeter and Chipper Jones.

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Busch crash leading to additional SAFER barriers at tracks

Busch crash leading to additional SAFER barriers at tracks

February 25th, 2015 9:38 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The renewed focus announced Tuesday by ISC President John Saunders comes three days after NASCAR star Kyle Busch broke his right leg and left foot in a crash into a concrete wall at Daytona International Speedway.

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