Kingsport Times News Monday, August 31, 2015
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Ward family files wrongful death suit against Stewart

Ward family files wrongful death suit against Stewart

August 7th, 2015 5:02 pm by MARY ESCH, Associated Press

The family of a young driver struck and killed by Tony Stewart's car on an upstate New York sprint racing track filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the NASCAR star Friday.

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No room left for NASCAR's small operators?

No room left for NASCAR's small operators?

August 7th, 2015 9:40 am by By Rick Bonnell, The Charlotte Observer (TNS)

Driver Martin Truex Jr. was looking to illustrate the plight of the smaller teams competing in Sprint Cup competition. So he brought up wind-tunnel testing as an example.

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Stewart still struggling a year after fatal sprint car accident

Stewart still struggling a year after fatal sprint car accident

August 7th, 2015 12:46 am by Associated Press

Nothing has been the same for Tony Stewart since Kevin Ward Jr. was killed when he climbed from his wrecked race car and walked down the track at Canandaigua Motorsports Park to confront the NASCAR star.

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Kingsport, Lonesome Pine host back-to-school weekend

Kingsport, Lonesome Pine host back-to-school weekend

August 5th, 2015 4:00 pm by Chase Brashears, Community Contributor

Kingsport Speedway kicks off the weekend on Friday, Aug. 7, with Lonesome Pine Raceway taking the reins on Saturday, Aug. 8.

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George Diaz: Michael Waltrip Racing feeling painful squeeze of consolidation

George Diaz: Michael Waltrip Racing feeling painful squeeze of consolidation

August 5th, 2015 9:51 am by By George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel (TNS)

Michael Waltrip Racing appears to be on life-support going into next season. Maybe it will survive the purge, and somehow find a way to drag itself out of this nebulous, and rather foreboding, state of affairs.

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Kenseth stretches his fuel, steals a win at Pocono

Kenseth stretches his fuel, steals a win at Pocono

August 2nd, 2015 6:30 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Matt Kenseth stretched his fuel and zipped past the fading leaders in the final thrilling laps Sunday to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway.

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Van Dyke reunited with victory lane on Racers Reunion Night at Kingsport

Van Dyke reunited with victory lane on Racers Reunion Night at Kingsport

August 1st, 2015 7:22 pm by Staff Report

Racing was conducted in front of a crowd that included several retired drivers who had raced at the Model City facility throughout the years. Racers Reunion Night at the Races was a way for fans to connect to a bygone era of local stock car racing.

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Kyle Busch wins again, this time at Pocono in trucks

Kyle Busch wins again, this time at Pocono in trucks

August 1st, 2015 4:13 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch's return to NASCAR's Camping World Truck Series was a triumphant one Saturday when he pulled away on the final laps to win at Pocono Raceway.

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Kyle Busch, eyeing third straight win, takes pole at Pocono

Kyle Busch, eyeing third straight win, takes pole at Pocono

July 31st, 2015 8:00 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch will start his drive for his fourth straight NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory from a familiar spot: out front and in first.

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Steven Tyler to headline pre-race show at BMS

Steven Tyler to headline pre-race show at BMS

July 31st, 2015 4:24 pm by Staff Report

The Aerosmith front man will perform prior to the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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