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George Diaz: Busch brothers' future looking better

George Diaz: Busch brothers' future looking better

April 29th, 2015 9:49 am by By George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel (TNS)

Honk if you saw this coming in February. In a crazy 24-hour span, Kurt and Kyle both got bushwhacked before the Cup season began during Speedweeks in Daytona.

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Column: Busch's victory shows attempt to change as a person

Column: Busch's victory shows attempt to change as a person

April 28th, 2015 9:43 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

But for all the speed bumps and setbacks in his career, Busch's talent has never suffered. And not a single competitor has ever suggested that he's not the ultimate wheelman.

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Busch leads 291 laps in dominating Richmond victory

Busch leads 291 laps in dominating Richmond victory

April 26th, 2015 5:23 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Kurt Busch dominated once he took the lead and won the rain-delayed NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday.

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Harrell, Helton remain undefeated at Kingsport Speedway - VIDEO

April 26th, 2015 7:25 am by Jeff Bobo

Somebody is going to start talking "bounty" at Kingsport Speedway if they don't get some new winners in the Street Stock and Pure 4 divisions.

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Rain forces postponement of Richmond Cup race

Rain forces postponement of Richmond Cup race

April 25th, 2015 8:40 pm by Associated Press

Weather disrupted NASCAR's top series for a second consecutive week when Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series race was postponed because of persistent rain at Richmond International Raceway.

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Shell uses bump-and-run to earn first Late Model win of 2015 - VIDEO

April 25th, 2015 2:40 pm by Jeff Bobo

With 20 laps to go Friday night Zeke Shell used a bump-and-run move on pole sitter Ronnie McCarty to take the lead and the win in the 60-lap Late Model feature.

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Update: 3 crew members injured in pit road fire at RIR

Update: 3 crew members injured in pit road fire at RIR

April 24th, 2015 9:28 pm by Associated Press

Three pit road crew members were taken to a hospital after a fire broke out on pit road during an Xfinity Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Friday night, NASCAR said.

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Logano grabs Richmond Cup pole, his third this season

Logano grabs Richmond Cup pole, his third this season

April 24th, 2015 8:11 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano won the pole position Friday night for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night, easily beating Denny Hamlin for the top spot.

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NASCAR warns of consequences of failing inspection

NASCAR warns of consequences of failing inspection

April 24th, 2015 6:52 pm by Associated Press

NASCAR said Friday that if the policy had been in place last week, nine teams would have received written warnings at Bristol Motor Speedway. Three of those teams would have been docked practice time Friday at Richmond.

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NASCAR CEO says he'd like to make room for Busch in Chase

NASCAR CEO says he'd like to make room for Busch in Chase

April 24th, 2015 9:53 am by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP Sports Writer

NASCAR chairman Brian France isn't sure if Kyle Busch will be granted a waiver to be part of the championship chase when he returns from injury, but said Thursday the sanctioning body would like to "accommodate" him.

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