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Ganassi's 'star car' wins Rolex 24 at Daytona

Ganassi's 'star car' wins Rolex 24 at Daytona

January 25th, 2015 2:38 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Scott Dixon drove a gritty and long final leg to lead Chip Ganassi Racing and its "star car" to a record sixth victory in the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

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Martin among Motorsports Hall of Fame inductees

Martin among Motorsports Hall of Fame inductees

January 23rd, 2015 7:40 pm by Associated Press

Retired NASCAR driver Mark Martin and former motocross star Ricky Carmichael are among the 2015 inductees into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America.

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Jeff Gordon to retire as full-time driver after 2015 season

Jeff Gordon to retire as full-time driver after 2015 season

January 22nd, 2015 11:50 am by By DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Gordon did not officially call his decision a retirement because there is "always the possibility I'll compete in selected events, although I currently have no plans to do that."

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Whitt to drive Front Row's new third car

Whitt to drive Front Row's new third car

January 16th, 2015 1:02 pm by Associated Press

Front Row Motorsports will field a third full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series entry this season for 23-year-old Cole Whitt.

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NASCAR driver accused of abuse says ex is trained assassin

NASCAR driver accused of abuse says ex is trained assassin

January 14th, 2015 6:16 am by RANDALL CHASE, Associated Press

Kurt Busch testified Tuesday that he believes his ex-girlfriend is a trained assassin dispatched on covert missions around the world who once returned to him in a blood-splattered gown.

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Plan forgives loans on NASCAR Hall of Fame

Plan forgives loans on NASCAR Hall of Fame

January 13th, 2015 9:36 am by Associated Press

Charlotte City Council has voted for an agreement to forgive more than $22 million in debt from the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

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JR Motorsports to field truck for Custer

JR Motorsports to field truck for Custer

January 12th, 2015 7:50 pm by Associated Press

JR Motorsports will field a Camping World Truck Series team in 10 races this season for Cole Custer, who turns 17 this month.

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LPR's 2015 season to kick off on April 4

LPR's 2015 season to kick off on April 4

January 6th, 2015 2:36 pm by Staff Report

Lonesome Pine Raceway on Tuesday revealed a 14-event season that kicks off April 4. Events expected to return this season include the Southeast Super Truck Series and the new Southeast Super Street Series.

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Kurt Busch assault investigation forwarded to prosecutors

Kurt Busch assault investigation forwarded to prosecutors

January 6th, 2015 9:46 am by Associated Press

The police investigation into allegations that NASCAR driver Kurt Busch assaulted his ex-girlfriend has been finished and forwarded to Delaware state prosecutors to decide whether charges will be filed.

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A Life Well Lived: Jeff Byrd exceeded expectations on and off track

A Life Well Lived: Jeff Byrd exceeded expectations on and off track

December 31st, 2014 5:00 pm by By Katherine Scoggins

Jeff's attention to guests and his mantra -"Exceed Expectations" - made the race track a fan favorite and one of NASCAR's most popular venues.

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