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Vettel claims fourth straight F1 title

Vettel claims fourth straight F1 title

October 27th, 2013 8:53 am by Associated Press

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel claimed his fourth straight Formula One championship Sunday after turning in a trademark clinical performance to win the Indian Grand Prix.

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Wallace makes history with Martinsville truck win

Wallace makes history with Martinsville truck win

October 26th, 2013 4:21 pm by MATT WEAVER, Associated Press

Darrell Wallace Jr. became the second black driver to win on NASCAR’s national level and first in a half-century, taking the Camping World Truck Series race Saturday at Martinsville Speedway.

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Hamlin wins pole on fast day at Martinsville

Hamlin wins pole on fast day at Martinsville

October 25th, 2013 6:15 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Denny Hamlin promised he would be a factor in Sunday’s NASCAR race at Martinsville Speedway, and he went out and proved it by leading a parade of drivers who smashed the track qualifying record.

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National Guard renews Earnhardt sponsorship

National Guard renews Earnhardt sponsorship

October 25th, 2013 4:25 pm by Associated Press

The Army National Guard has extended its sponsorship of Dale Earnhardt Jr. through the 2014 season.

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Authorities ID Tennessee NASCAR fan found dead at Talladega

Authorities ID Tennessee NASCAR fan found dead at Talladega

October 22nd, 2013 6:57 pm by Associated Press

Authorities have identified a Tennessee man who died of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning in his motorhome at the Talladega Superspeedway.

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RPM fires Parrott after crew chief fails drug test

RPM fires Parrott after crew chief fails drug test

October 22nd, 2013 6:10 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Richard Petty Motorsports fired Todd Parrott for violating NASCAR’s substance-abuse policy. Parrott was crew chief for the No. 43 car driven by Aric Almirola for the past year. NASCAR suspended him indefinitely last week for failing a random drug test.

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Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Talladega Chase race

Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Talladega Chase race

October 21st, 2013 12:32 pm by Dave Ongie

Most of you won’t believe this, but I have something in common with Dale Earnhardt Jr. We both hate being beaten to the punch. And yet, it happened to both of us yesterday.

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Hayes, Peters big winners at Muddy Creek

Hayes, Peters big winners at Muddy Creek

October 20th, 2013 8:15 pm by Staff Report

The 26th Suzuki Top Gun Showdown at Muddy Creek Raceway ended with a bang Sunday. With a throng of riders out for the 16th and final round of the Mega Series Championship, it was a particularly rewarding day for a pair of Muddy Creek regulars.

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McMurray wins largely clean race at Talladega

McMurray wins largely clean race at Talladega

October 20th, 2013 6:43 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP National Writer

TALLADEGA, Ala. — Jamie McMurray won at Talladega Superspeedway in a nearly clean race until rookie Austin Dillon lost control on the final lap Sunday, allowing the winner to coast across the line under caution.

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NASCAR fan from Tennessee dies of suspected gas leak at Talladega

NASCAR fan from Tennessee dies of suspected gas leak at Talladega

October 20th, 2013 2:12 pm by Associated Press

Talladega County authorities say a suspected carbon monoxide leak has killed a Tennessee man who was camping out for a NASCAR race.

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