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Vickers gets full Cup ride with MWR

Vickers gets full Cup ride with MWR

August 13th, 2013 11:55 am by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Brian Vickers has a full-time ride again on the Sprint Cup Series. Michael Waltrip Racing announced Tuesday that Vickers will drive the No. 55 Aaron's Toyota for a full Sprint Cup schedule beginning next season.

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Update: Dillon to drive SHR Chevy at Michigan

Update: Dillon to drive SHR Chevy at Michigan

August 12th, 2013 6:24 pm by Associated Press

Stewart-Haas Racing tabbed Austin Dillon to drive Tony Stewart’s No. 14 Chevrolet this week at Michigan International Speedway, the team announced Monday.

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Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Watkins Glen

Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Watkins Glen

August 12th, 2013 3:30 pm by Dave Ongie

The biggest lesson to take away from Tony Stewart's sprint car wreck last week isn’t that racing outside NASCAR’s top three touring series can be dangerous. It's that NASCAR racers are no longer seen as daredevils pushing the limits of speed.

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Darrell Waltrip to headline Carson-Newman NASCAR Celebrity Roast

Darrell Waltrip to headline Carson-Newman NASCAR Celebrity Roast

August 12th, 2013 12:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

In addition to Darrell Waltrip, the panel will also include NASCAR drivers David Ragan, David Gilliland, Josh Wise and Michael McDowell.

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'Smoke will rise:' Stewart out of hospital

'Smoke will rise:' Stewart out of hospital

August 11th, 2013 10:17 pm by Associated Press

Three-time Sprint Cup champion Tony Stewart was released from the hospital Sunday and was resting at home, his team said.

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Kyle Busch wins at The Glen

Kyle Busch wins at The Glen

August 11th, 2013 4:34 pm by JOHN KEKIS, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch won Sunday's caution-filled Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International, atoning for a year ago when he lost a sure victory on the last lap.

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Ambrose takes Sprint Cup pole with record-shattering run at The Glen

Ambrose takes Sprint Cup pole with record-shattering run at The Glen

August 10th, 2013 9:00 pm by JOHN KEKIS, AP Sports Writer

Marcos Ambrose shattered the Sprint Cup track record on Saturday to win the pole at Watkins Glen International, turning a fast lap of 128.241 mph in the No. 9 Ford for Richard Petty Motorsports to easily eclipse the mark of 127.020 set a year ago.

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VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Rhodes wins Late Model race at Kingsport Speedway, Finchum maintains points lead

VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Rhodes wins Late Model race at Kingsport Speedway, Finchum maintains points lead - VIDEO

August 9th, 2013 10:01 pm by Staff Report

Ben Rhodes, a 16-year-old NASCAR Next driver, captured the checkered flag on Friday at Kingsport Speedway, but Chad Finchum moved one step closer to a points title.

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Fox Sports signs United SportsCar Racing

Fox Sports signs United SportsCar Racing

August 9th, 2013 12:44 pm by Associated Press

Fox Sports has reached a five-year agreement to televise the unified United SportsCar Racing series through the 2018 season.

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Elliott leads famous names at BMS test

Elliott leads famous names at BMS test

August 8th, 2013 2:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield, NET News Service

Although second-generation driver Chase Elliott had never been in a Camping World Truck Series machine on the high-banked short track, he had plenty of not-so secret weapons.

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