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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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Childers made right decision to crew chief Harvick

Childers made right decision to crew chief Harvick

March 5th, 2014 1:49 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Rodney Childers wrestled for months with the decision to join Kevin Harvick at Stewart-Haas Racing. Just when he thought he'd made up his mind to leave Michael Waltrip Racing, he and Brian Vickers won a race together at New Hampshire.

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Kingsport Speedway/LPR Race Car Show set for Saturday

Kingsport Speedway/LPR Race Car Show set for Saturday

March 4th, 2014 4:40 pm by Staff Report

The new partnership between the racetracks in Kingsport and Coeburn will showcase its first event this week at the Kingsport Town Center. The Kingsport Speedway and Lonesome Pine Raceway Race Car Show will be held Saturday, March 8.

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