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BMS gets NASCAR dates for 2014

BMS gets NASCAR dates for 2014

October 15th, 2013 1:45 pm by Staff Report

Bristol Motor Speedway wants race fans to save the date. Two of them, actually. NASCAR will be paying its twice-yearly visits to BMS on March 14-16 and Aug. 20-23, officials said Tuesday.

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'A new reality:' MWR cutting to 2 full teams

'A new reality:' MWR cutting to 2 full teams

October 14th, 2013 8:20 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Michael Waltrip Racing will run only two full-time cars next season because of the loss of sponsor NAPA, part of the fallout from its attempts to manipulate a race to get Martin Truex Jr. into the Chase.

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Health issues end Vickers' season

Health issues end Vickers' season

October 14th, 2013 11:41 am by Associated Press

Michael Waltrip Racing driver Brian Vickers will miss the rest of the NASCAR season because of a blood clot in his right calf.

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Keselowski finally gets a break, and a win

Keselowski finally gets a break, and a win

October 13th, 2013 1:17 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

After another problem, this time a badly placed jack, a late caution gave Brad Keselowski the chance to make an electric final dash to the finish and end a 37-race losing streak Saturday night at Charlotte.

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Live video-streaming of UT-Virginia Tech news conference at BMS

Live video-streaming of UT-Virginia Tech news conference at BMS

October 13th, 2013 11:52 am by Staff Report

Bristol Motor Speedway is holding a news conference on Monday at 11 a.m. during which officials will announce that Tennessee and Virginia Tech plan to play a regular-season football game at the racetrack in 2016.

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Late caution helps Keselowski to first win of year

Late caution helps Keselowski to first win of year

October 12th, 2013 11:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

CONCORD, N.C. — Brad Keselowski snapped a 37-race winless streak Saturday night by chasing down Kasey Kahne in the closing laps at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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Kyle Busch drives to 11th Nationwide Series win of season

Kyle Busch drives to 11th Nationwide Series win of season

October 11th, 2013 11:00 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch proved he’s still the man to beat on the Nationwide Series — particularly when it comes to Charlotte Motor Speedway. Busch raced to his 11th Nationwide victory of the year Friday night.

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Roush Fenway to put Reed in Nationwide car

Roush Fenway to put Reed in Nationwide car

October 11th, 2013 6:33 pm by Associated Press

Roush Fenway Racing will field a NASCAR Nationwide Series car next season for Ryan Reed with the American Diabetes Association Drive to Stop Diabetes campaign as his sponsor.

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Former F1 test driver de Villota dies at 33

Former F1 test driver de Villota dies at 33

October 11th, 2013 2:52 pm by JOSEPH WILSON, Associated Press

Maria de Villota, a pioneering Formula One test driver who lost an eye and nearly died in a crash last year, was found dead Friday in a hotel room in Seville, Spain. She was 33.

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Gordon locks down pole at Charlotte

Gordon locks down pole at Charlotte

October 11th, 2013 1:30 am by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Jeff Gordon carried over a strong performance in Kansas last weekend to Thursday night by winning the pole for the race Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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