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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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Ka-Zow! Kisner tops Kinzer in season-ending Bristol Dragway showdown

Ka-Zow! Kisner tops Kinzer in season-ending Bristol Dragway showdown

October 8th, 2013 2:56 pm by George Thwaites

More than 200 cars filled Thunder Valley Saturday for the year’s final Street Fights presented by ZRock 99.3.

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Franchitti needs second surgery following Houston crash

Franchitti needs second surgery following Houston crash

October 7th, 2013 6:23 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti will need a second surgery on the broken right ankle he suffered when his car went airborne into the fence during the last lap of the Grand Prix of Houston.

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SHR: Stewart has third surgery on leg

SHR: Stewart has third surgery on leg

October 7th, 2013 1:23 pm by Associated Press

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart was recovering Monday from a third surgery on his right leg following an August crash at an Iowa sprint car track.

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Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Kansas Chase race

Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Kansas Chase race

October 7th, 2013 12:48 pm by Dave Ongie

Some of the best drivers who have ever competed in the sport are in their prime and locked in an intriguing race for a Cup championship. The problem is they are stuck driving race cars that handle more like UPS trucks.

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Harvick wins wreck-filled race at Kansas Speedway

Harvick wins wreck-filled race at Kansas Speedway

October 6th, 2013 6:15 pm by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Kevin Harvick won a wreck-filled race at Kansas Speedway on Sunday, keeping out of trouble all afternoon and making a big move in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

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Kenseth wins Nationwide race at Kansas Speedway

Kenseth wins Nationwide race at Kansas Speedway

October 5th, 2013 10:28 pm by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

The winner of the last two Sprint Cup races at the track, Matt Kenseth got into his Nationwide car and drove it to victory Saturday, taking advantage of a controversial late-race wreck.

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