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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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Kvapil plans to race after arrest for assault

Kvapil plans to race after arrest for assault

October 11th, 2013 1:15 am by Associated Press

Travis Kvapil, who will race Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, said he was embarrassed by his arrest on charges of misdemeanor assault and false imprisonment against his wife.

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