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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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Kurt Busch to attempt Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double

Kurt Busch to attempt Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double

March 4th, 2014 1:48 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

It's been 10 years since a driver last attempted running both the Indy 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day, a feat so grueling that only one driver has completed all 1,100 miles. Now Kurt Busch wants to give "the double" a try.

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IN THE REARVIEW: Phoenix

IN THE REARVIEW: Phoenix

March 3rd, 2014 12:39 pm by Dave Ongie

While nobody had anything for Kevin Harvick on Sunday at Phoenix, all the drivers in the top five drove as if they were chasing a trophy instead of chasing points, and that is just about the best thing that could happen to NASCAR.

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Harvick dominant in win at Phoenix International Raceway

Harvick dominant in win at Phoenix International Raceway

March 2nd, 2014 6:59 pm by JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick charged to the front early and dominated the rest of the way Sunday for his second straight Sprint Cup victory at Phoenix International Raceway.

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Busch wins third straight Nationwide race at Phoenix

Busch wins third straight Nationwide race at Phoenix

March 1st, 2014 10:16 pm by Associated Press

Kyle Busch became the first driver to win three straight NASCAR Nationwide Series races at Phoenix International Raceway, dominating his way through a rain-shortened race Saturday.

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Keselowski nabs pole position at Phoenix

Keselowski nabs pole position at Phoenix

February 28th, 2014 9:39 pm by JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer

Brad Keselowski earned the first Sprint Cup pole under NASCAR's new format, edging Joey Logano with a track-record top speed of 139.384 mph at Phoenix International Raceway on Friday.

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Earnhardt going fast and furious on Twitter

Earnhardt going fast and furious on Twitter

February 28th, 2014 3:06 pm by JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer

NASCAR's most popular driver won the sport's biggest race last weekend. It may not have been the most exciting news of the week, at least when it comes to fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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Stewart confident about leg heading into Phoenix

Stewart confident about leg heading into Phoenix

February 27th, 2014 1:34 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Tony Stewart does not consider the Daytona 500 a disaster, despite the engine problems that spoiled his return from a broken right leg.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. takes Daytona victory lap on 'Letterman,' other shows

Dale Earnhardt Jr. takes Daytona victory lap on 'Letterman,' other shows

February 26th, 2014 9:21 am by By George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

The media blitz has been a bit of a magical mystery tour for Earnhardt, who has had little time for anything else other than celebrating and answering questions since winning the Daytona 500 late Sunday night.

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IN THE REARVIEW: Daytona 500

IN THE REARVIEW: Daytona 500

February 24th, 2014 1:02 pm by Dave Ongie

There's no mistaking the fact that NASCAR and Dale Earnhardt Jr. both desperately needed a win Sunday. And on the morning after Earnhardt's stirring triumph under the lights in Daytona, it seems like both parties scored a big one.

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