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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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Move to April paying off for Bristol Motor Speedway

Move to April paying off for Bristol Motor Speedway

December 27th, 2014 1:05 pm by Jeff Birchfield, net news service

Bristol Motor Speedway general manager Jerry Caldwell says the announced date change of the Food City 500 from March to April 19 is paying off in a big way at the ticket window.

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