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Kingsport's McConnell wins at Muddy Creek

Kingsport's McConnell wins at Muddy Creek

October 20th, 2013 6:00 am by Staff Report

Hundreds of bikers descended upon Muddy Creek Raceway Saturday for the 26th annual Suzuki Top Gun Showdown, grabbing crucial wins in the THOR Mega Series Championships.

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Dixon beats Castroneves for IndyCar title

Dixon beats Castroneves for IndyCar title

October 20th, 2013 2:00 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Scott Dixon became the latest driver to deny Roger Penske an IndyCar championship, wrapping up his third title Saturday night in a race of attrition at Auto Club Speedway.

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Sauter wins crash-marred Talladega truck race

Sauter wins crash-marred Talladega truck race

October 19th, 2013 11:13 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP National Writer

Johnny Sauter raced to his third NASCAR Truck Series victory of the season Saturday, surviving a huge crash on the final turn at Talladega Superspeedway that took out Kyle Busch.

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Almirola on pole after Talladega qualifying rained out

Almirola on pole after Talladega qualifying rained out

October 19th, 2013 1:33 pm by Associated Press

Qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway was rained out Saturday, putting Aric Almirola on the pole for Sunday.

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Paul Newberry column: NASCAR is just one long Ricky Bobby movie

Paul Newberry column: NASCAR is just one long Ricky Bobby movie

October 18th, 2013 10:37 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, Associated Press

Kurt Busch is ready to shake ā€˜nā€™ bake at Talladega Superspeedway ā€” proving once again that NASCAR has absolutely no shame in its pursuit of the almighty dollar.

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JGR to have Hamlin, Herring fill in for ailing Vickers

JGR to have Hamlin, Herring fill in for ailing Vickers

October 18th, 2013 6:30 pm by Associated Press

Denny Hamlin and Drew Herring will replace ailing Brian Vickers in the No. 20 car for the final three races of the NASCAR Nationwide Series season.

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Gaughan moving back to Nationwide in '14

Gaughan moving back to Nationwide in '14

October 18th, 2013 2:11 pm by Associated Press

Brendan Gaughan is moving back to the NASCAR Nationwide Series next year for Richard Childress Racing, the team announced Friday.

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Stewart: Third surgery was for infection

Stewart: Third surgery was for infection

October 16th, 2013 3:53 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The third surgery on Tony Stewart's broken right leg was for an infection that "popped up" after the three-time NASCAR champion had begun walking a bit again.

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Vols' Jones, Hokies' Beamer eager to be part of history in Battle at Bristol

Vols' Jones, Hokies' Beamer eager to be part of history in Battle at Bristol

October 15th, 2013 6:20 pm by Dave Ongie

For Butch Jones and Frank Beamer, a football game between their programs on Sept. 10, 2016, in front of a massive crowd at Bristol Motor Speedway is a tantalizing proposition.

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Welshan collects Clash at The Gap bounty

Welshan collects Clash at The Gap bounty

October 15th, 2013 6:00 pm by Staff Report

With a total purse of more than $21,000 at stake, 48 racers came out for the Vic Hill Racing-promoted $6,000-to-win Clash at The Gap on Saturday night at Volunteer Speedway.

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