Kingsport Times News Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Doubleheader weekend set for Kingsport and LPR

Doubleheader weekend set for Kingsport and LPR

July 24th, 2015 10:55 am by Staff Report

NASCAR Whelen All-American Series action is scheduled for both Kingsport Speedway and Lonesome Pine Raceway this weekend, starting with Food City Night at the Races at "The Concrete Jungle."

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Gordon honored at boyhood home before final Brickyard 400

Gordon honored at boyhood home before final Brickyard 400

July 23rd, 2015 8:25 pm by MICHAEL MAROT, AP Sports Writer

The racing star's parents, some of his longtime friends and even some of his former high school teachers were among hundreds of people lining the streets in Pittsboro to celebrate Jeff Gordon as he wraps up his final full-time season in NASCAR.

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Christopher Bell wins Mud Summer Classic at Eldora

Christopher Bell wins Mud Summer Classic at Eldora

July 23rd, 2015 10:11 am by Associated Press

Christopher Bell won the Mud Summer Classic on Wednesday night at Eldora Speedway in his third career start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

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George Diaz: Kyle Busch's marvelous resilience after crash worthy of Chase berth

George Diaz: Kyle Busch's marvelous resilience after crash worthy of Chase berth

July 22nd, 2015 10:04 am by By George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel (TNS)

Busch, despite missing 11 of the first 19 races because of severe leg injuries from a crash at Daytona, has won three races. Do the math. That's three victories in eight starts. Phenomenal. He is only second in victories behind Jimmie Johnson.

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Thompson Metal Monster Truck Madness at BMS on Saturday

Thompson Metal Monster Truck Madness at BMS on Saturday

July 22nd, 2015 8:55 am by Staff Report

Some of the biggest monster truck names in the business will be flying, crushing and destroying everything in their way during the Thompson Metal Monster Truck Madness on Saturday, July 25 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Heavy rains and sprint car race give Eldora tight turnaround

Heavy rains and sprint car race give Eldora tight turnaround

July 21st, 2015 9:58 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

As the sun came up over Eldora Speedway, track general manager Roger Slack carefully debated a contract with the head of the World Racing Group.

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Goodyear says no talks with NASCAR about changes in Chase

Goodyear says no talks with NASCAR about changes in Chase

July 20th, 2015 10:20 am by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Goodyear has not been informed that the race package that was such a hit last week at Kentucky Speedway will be used for the 10 races that determine the Sprint Cup champion.

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Kyle Busch races to third win of year, moves closer to Chase

Kyle Busch races to third win of year, moves closer to Chase

July 19th, 2015 5:15 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch's dominant comeback rolled on Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway when he won for the second straight weekend and the third time in the last four NASCAR Sprint Cup races.

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Hamlin holds off Dillon in fiery finish to Xfinity race

Hamlin holds off Dillon in fiery finish to Xfinity race

July 18th, 2015 6:53 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Denny Hamlin nudged Austin Dillon out of the lead Saturday and raced to his second NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season. Dillon lashed out after the race, saying Hamlin purposely tried to wreck him.

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McCarty keeps up winning ways on Fan Appreciation Night at Kingsport Speedway

July 18th, 2015 10:45 am by Staff Report

Late Model Stock points leader Ronnie McCarty posted his sixth victory of the season Friday in front of a large crowd out for Fan Appreciation Night at Kingsport Speedway.

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