Kingsport Times News Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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George Diaz: Tony Stewart looks for competitive mojo as frustration festers

George Diaz: Tony Stewart looks for competitive mojo as frustration festers

July 15th, 2015 9:52 am by By George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel (TNS)

Tony Stewart is in a funk. A blurry haze of frustration. Inexplicable ineptitude. He looks at the pit stall of his No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet and sees a brick wall.

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Column: NASCAR takes positive steps toward brighter future

Column: NASCAR takes positive steps toward brighter future

July 14th, 2015 9:26 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The sport so married to a dictator-style reign, so resistant to meaningful change and so slow to take a stance on anything that might alienate its fan base has seemingly been turned upside down in a matter of days.

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Saturday's results from Volunteer Speedway

Saturday's results from Volunteer Speedway

July 13th, 2015 1:44 pm by Pat Kenney

Fan Appreciation Night a big success in Bulls Gap.

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Earnhardt, Patrick have fences to mend after Kentucky clash

Earnhardt, Patrick have fences to mend after Kentucky clash

July 13th, 2015 10:16 am by GARY B. GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

The relationship between Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Danica Patrick will need repairing before two of NASCAR's most popular drivers head to this weekend's race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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Trammell, Byrd, Rickett and Johnson capture Fan Appreciation Night victories at Volunteer Speedway

Trammell, Byrd, Rickett and Johnson capture Fan Appreciation Night victories at Volunteer Speedway

July 12th, 2015 1:35 pm by Robert Walden, Community Contributor

Jason Trammell of Knoxville led flag-to-flag in the Steel Head Late Model feature to pocket $2,000 for the victory.

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Kyle Busch outraces Logano to take checkered flag in Kentucky

Kyle Busch outraces Logano to take checkered flag in Kentucky

July 11th, 2015 11:39 pm by GARY B. GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

PARTA, Ky. - Kyle Busch outdueled Joey Logano late to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway.

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Edwards: "No reason to speculate" about pitchman Jared Fogle

Edwards: "No reason to speculate" about pitchman Jared Fogle

July 9th, 2015 10:03 am by Associated Press

NASCAR driver Carl Edwards says "there's no reason to even speculate" on the situation involving suspended Subway pitchman Jared Fogle until facts are gathered.

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Volunteer Speedway to host 'Fan Appreciation Night' on Saturday

Volunteer Speedway to host 'Fan Appreciation Night' on Saturday

July 8th, 2015 12:20 pm by Robert Walden, Community Contributor

Before racing begins, all fans will be allowed to come down onto the front straightaway and into the infield pit area to have a "meet-and-greet" session with all the drivers and to get an up-close look at the cars.

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NASCAR to try new aero packages at 3 additional tracks

NASCAR to try new aero packages at 3 additional tracks

July 8th, 2015 10:52 am by Associated Press

A unique rules package already had been announced for Saturday night's race at Kentucky. NASCAR executive Steve O'Donnell said Tuesday a similar low downforce package will be used at Darlington in September.

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NASCAR legend Buddy Baker has 'huge tumor' in lung

NASCAR legend Buddy Baker has 'huge tumor' in lung

July 7th, 2015 10:20 pm by Associated Press

Daytona 500 winner Buddy Baker says he has a "huge tumor" in his lung that is requiring him to immediately step down as co-host of his SiriusXM NASCAR show.

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