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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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F1's Bianchi dies from injuries sustained in 2014 crash

F1's Bianchi dies from injuries sustained in 2014 crash

July 17th, 2015 11:50 pm by Associated Press

Jules Bianchi, the French Formula One driver who suffered head injuries in a crash during last year's Japanese Grand Prix, has died, his family said early Saturday.

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Edwards nabs Cup pole at New Hampshire

Edwards nabs Cup pole at New Hampshire

July 17th, 2015 7:45 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Carl Edwards led the JGR charge at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday, turning a lap of 135.164 mph to win just his 14th career Sprint Cup Series pole.

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NASCAR driver Daniel Suarez looking for first national series victory

NASCAR driver Daniel Suarez looking for first national series victory

July 17th, 2015 10:03 am by By Jim Utter, The Charlotte Observer (TNS)

Daniel Suarez, a Mexico native who drives for Joe Gibbs Racing, has almost a half-dozen starts at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the K&N Pro Series East, including a best finish of second in 2013.

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Jim Utter's NASCAR notebook

Jim Utter's NASCAR notebook

July 16th, 2015 10:01 am by By Jim Utter, The Charlotte Observer (TNS)

The Aug. 1 Xfinity Series race at Iowa Speedway, in which Wallace will drive Joe Gibbs Racing's No. 20 Toyota, will be the last of his NASCAR driving career.

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Fan Appreciation Night at Kingsport Speedway on Friday

Fan Appreciation Night at Kingsport Speedway on Friday

July 16th, 2015 8:00 am by Staff Report

The Late Model Stock Car division will headline the night of NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing for 60 laps.

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Southeast Super Trucks Series at Lonesome Pine Raceway on Saturday

Southeast Super Trucks Series at Lonesome Pine Raceway on Saturday

July 15th, 2015 9:33 pm by staff reports

In addition to 75 laps of racing with the Southeast Super Truck Series , the Southeast Super Stock Series, Carolina Vintage Racers, Front-Wheel Drive and Mini Cups promise a night of thrilling racing.

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George Diaz: Tony Stewart looks for competitive mojo as frustration festers

George Diaz: Tony Stewart looks for competitive mojo as frustration festers

July 15th, 2015 9:52 am by By George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel (TNS)

Tony Stewart is in a funk. A blurry haze of frustration. Inexplicable ineptitude. He looks at the pit stall of his No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet and sees a brick wall.

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Column: NASCAR takes positive steps toward brighter future

Column: NASCAR takes positive steps toward brighter future

July 14th, 2015 9:26 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The sport so married to a dictator-style reign, so resistant to meaningful change and so slow to take a stance on anything that might alienate its fan base has seemingly been turned upside down in a matter of days.

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