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Stewart: Injury just a 'bump in the road'

Stewart: Injury just a 'bump in the road'

September 3rd, 2013 6:11 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart, upbeat and noticeably thinner Tuesday, called his broken leg “a small bump in the road” and said he expects to be back in a race car in time for next year’s Daytona 500.

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Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Atlanta

Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Atlanta

September 2nd, 2013 1:23 pm by Dave Ongie

After fighting through adversity to win his fourth Sprint Cup race of the season, NASCAR’s resident Young Gun left folks who follow the sport wondering if he had finally gained the maturity necessary to win a championship.

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Kyle Busch wins Atlanta, locks up Chase spot

Kyle Busch wins Atlanta, locks up Chase spot

September 1st, 2013 11:40 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

HAMPTON, Ga. — With a big hand from his pit crew, Kyle Busch locked up his spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship with his fourth victory of the year Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Elliott wrecks Dillon to win truck race

Elliott wrecks Dillon to win truck race

September 1st, 2013 5:51 pm by Associated Press

Chase Elliott wrecked Ty Dillon on the last lap Sunday to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

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Allmendinger returning to Sprint Cup with full-time ride

Allmendinger returning to Sprint Cup with full-time ride

August 31st, 2013 3:10 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

AJ Allmendinger, completing his comeback from a NASCAR drug suspension and the loss of his ride with Penske, will take over the No. 47 car for JTG Daughterty Racing next season.

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Stenhouse grabs first career Cup pole

Stenhouse grabs first career Cup pole

August 30th, 2013 8:38 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Rookie Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won the first Sprint Cup pole of his career Friday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, turning a harrowing lap of 189.688 mph on the 1.54 tri-oval.

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'The future of the sport:' Larson replacing Montoya at Earnhardt Ganassi Racing

'The future of the sport:' Larson replacing Montoya at Earnhardt Ganassi Racing

August 30th, 2013 3:13 pm by Associated Press

Kyle Larson will replace Juan Pablo Montoya in the No. 42 Sprint Cup Series car at Earnhardt Ganassi Racing, the team announced Friday at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Hamlin injured hand in Bristol crash

Hamlin injured hand in Bristol crash

August 30th, 2013 2:05 am by Associated Press

Denny Hamlin injured his right hand in the same crash at Bristol in which fellow Toyota driver Martin Truex Jr. fractured his right wrist.

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Sources: 21-year-old Larson gets Sprint Cup ride for next season

Sources: 21-year-old Larson gets Sprint Cup ride for next season

August 29th, 2013 6:00 am by Jim Peltz, Los Angeles Times

Racing prodigy Kyle Larson will join Jamie McMurray next year on the two-car team of Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, people familiar with the situation said Wednesday.

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Labonte breaks 3 ribs in bike riding accident

Labonte breaks 3 ribs in bike riding accident

August 29th, 2013 2:00 am by Associated Press

Bobby Labonte broke three ribs in a bike riding accident Wednesday near his North Carolina home and will miss this weekend's NASCAR race in Atlanta.

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