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Hagan wins season-opening NHRA Winternationals

Hagan wins season-opening NHRA Winternationals

February 8th, 2015 9:50 pm by Associated Press

Defending Funny Car champion Matt Hagan opened the season with a victory Sunday in the NHRA Winternationals at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.

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Brad Keselowski expecting 1st child this NASCAR season

Brad Keselowski expecting 1st child this NASCAR season

February 5th, 2015 9:44 am by Associated Press

Brad Keselowski announced Wednesday on his blog that he and girlfriend Paige White are expecting a daughter. He did not announce a due date, and requested privacy for his unborn child.

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Austin Dillon looks to join 'chaos' in Year 2 in No. 3 car

Austin Dillon looks to join 'chaos' in Year 2 in No. 3 car

February 4th, 2015 9:33 am by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

While driving Dale Earnhardt's legendary black No. 3 Chevrolet last season was the experience of a lifetime for Austin Dillon, "nothing crazy happened" in his rookie season.

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IndyCar doesn't plan to race in Brazil this year

IndyCar doesn't plan to race in Brazil this year

February 3rd, 2015 6:45 pm by TALES AZZONI, AP Sports Writer

IndyCar is not considering returning to Brazil this year after local organizers surprisingly canceled the series' season opener citing financial difficulties.

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Elliott heads newest NASCAR Hall of Fame class

Elliott heads newest NASCAR Hall of Fame class

January 30th, 2015 11:20 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Bill Elliott headlined the sixth class of inductees into NASCAR's Hall of Fame, a group that included three champions, the first African-American winner and a driver with movie star looks.

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Chase Elliott to replace Jeff Gordon in No. 24 next season

Chase Elliott to replace Jeff Gordon in No. 24 next season

January 29th, 2015 1:44 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Chase Elliott will replace Jeff Gordon in the No. 24 Chevrolet when the four-time NASCAR champion gives up his seat at the end of this season.

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Rejuvenated McLaren shows off new Honda-powered car for 2015

Rejuvenated McLaren shows off new Honda-powered car for 2015

January 29th, 2015 9:20 am by Associated Press

Energized by a restructured driver lineup and a renewed relationship with Honda, McLaren showed off its new car for the 2015 season that the English team expects will restore the fortunes of one of Formula One's biggest names.

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Stewart buys national sprint car series tour

Stewart buys national sprint car series tour

January 28th, 2015 1:52 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart can't bear to be away from the grass-roots level of racing, and he has added another piece to his growing portfolio by acquiring the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series

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NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Rex White made more money selling cars than driving them

NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Rex White made more money selling cars than driving them

January 28th, 2015 9:25 am by By Jim Utter, The Charlotte Observer (TNS)

Rex White says he made far more money selling cars then he ever did racing them. But that doesn't detract from the signature accomplishments he amassed in his relatively brief NASCAR career.

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Carl Edwards nervous but motivated by switch to Joe Gibbs Racing

Carl Edwards nervous but motivated by switch to Joe Gibbs Racing

January 27th, 2015 9:33 am by By Jim Utter, The Charlotte Observer (TNS)

Carl Edwards, 35, said one thing that made a decision to change easier was watching several other drivers around him changing teams with stunningly successful results.

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