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Drivers differ on proposed NASCAR format changes

Drivers differ on proposed NASCAR format changes

January 29th, 2014 2:55 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Carl Edwards said NASCAR is taking the wrong approach in its effort to draw more fans to the race track.

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Sprint Showdown moving to night before All-Star race

Sprint Showdown moving to night before All-Star race

January 28th, 2014 3:52 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Charlotte Motor Speedway officials are changing the schedule for the 30th annual Sprint Cup All-Star Race weekend in May.

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Busch: ‘70 percent’ chance he’ll run Indy 500

Busch: ‘70 percent’ chance he’ll run Indy 500

January 27th, 2014 6:32 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch put his chances at “70 percent” at running the Indianapolis 500 this year because of recent developments that have pushed a potential program along.

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Action Express takes win in Rolex 24

Action Express takes win in Rolex 24

January 26th, 2014 7:16 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Action Express Racing led a Corvette podium sweep in the prestigious Rolex 24 at Daytona, where Joao Barbosa held off Max Angelelli on a restart with 8:23 remaining Sunday to preserve the team’s second overall win in four years.

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Ferrari unveils 60th F1 car

Ferrari unveils 60th F1 car

January 25th, 2014 10:12 am by Associated Press

Ferrari unveiled its 2014 Formula One car Saturday in an online presentation, showing off a new paint job featuring a black outline of the familiar red coloring.

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NASCAR reinstates suspended MWR executive Norris

NASCAR reinstates suspended MWR executive Norris

January 24th, 2014 8:36 am by Associated Press

Norris was suspended indefinitely in September after the race team was caught trying to manipulate the finish of a Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway.

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NASCAR goes to group knockout qualifying in 2014

NASCAR goes to group knockout qualifying in 2014

January 23rd, 2014 11:53 am by By George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

Continuing a season of major changes to its business model, NASCAR announced a group knockout-style qualifying format for all of its three major series, including the Sprint Cup, Wednesday afternoon.

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Justin Wilson returning to Dale Coyne in 2014

Justin Wilson returning to Dale Coyne in 2014

January 22nd, 2014 3:39 pm by Associated Press

Justin Wilson will return to Dale Coyne Racing for the 2014 IndyCar season.

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Leeper named Daytona 500 honorary official

Leeper named Daytona 500 honorary official

January 21st, 2014 6:32 pm by Staff Report

Paralympic athlete Blake Leeper will serve as honorary race official for the 56th annual Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, Feb. 23 at Daytona International Speedway.

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Five rookies stepping up to Sprint Cup poised to add thrills on track

Five rookies stepping up to Sprint Cup poised to add thrills on track

January 21st, 2014 8:31 am by By Gerry Fraley, The Dallas Morning News (MCT)

Austin Dillon and Kyle Larson are at the top of the class. Backed by well-funded operations, they should make the rookie-of-the-year competition worth watching.

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