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Logano wins pole in Las Vegas

Logano wins pole in Las Vegas

March 7th, 2014 9:55 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas with a qualifying lap at a track-record 193.28 mph on Friday.

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Crafton on standby for Paul Menard

Crafton on standby for Paul Menard

March 7th, 2014 10:32 am by Associated Press

Truck Series champion Matt Crafton will be on standby at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend for Paul Menard as the driver awaits the birth of his first child.

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Food City Race Night set for Friday, March 14

Food City Race Night set for Friday, March 14

March 5th, 2014 5:24 pm by Staff Report

Fans can expect a great line-up of driver interactive sessions, along with show cars, simulators, souvenir trailers, entertainment and a smorgasbord of free food samples. Festivities will get underway at 4 p.m. Admission is free of charge.

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Childers made right decision to crew chief Harvick

Childers made right decision to crew chief Harvick

March 5th, 2014 1:49 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Rodney Childers wrestled for months with the decision to join Kevin Harvick at Stewart-Haas Racing. Just when he thought he'd made up his mind to leave Michael Waltrip Racing, he and Brian Vickers won a race together at New Hampshire.

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Kingsport Speedway/LPR Race Car Show set for Saturday

Kingsport Speedway/LPR Race Car Show set for Saturday

March 4th, 2014 4:40 pm by Staff Report

The new partnership between the racetracks in Kingsport and Coeburn will showcase its first event this week at the Kingsport Town Center. The Kingsport Speedway and Lonesome Pine Raceway Race Car Show will be held Saturday, March 8.

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Kurt Busch to attempt Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double

Kurt Busch to attempt Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double

March 4th, 2014 1:48 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

It's been 10 years since a driver last attempted running both the Indy 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day, a feat so grueling that only one driver has completed all 1,100 miles. Now Kurt Busch wants to give "the double" a try.

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IN THE REARVIEW: Phoenix

IN THE REARVIEW: Phoenix

March 3rd, 2014 12:39 pm by Dave Ongie

While nobody had anything for Kevin Harvick on Sunday at Phoenix, all the drivers in the top five drove as if they were chasing a trophy instead of chasing points, and that is just about the best thing that could happen to NASCAR.

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Harvick dominant in win at Phoenix International Raceway

Harvick dominant in win at Phoenix International Raceway

March 2nd, 2014 6:59 pm by JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick charged to the front early and dominated the rest of the way Sunday for his second straight Sprint Cup victory at Phoenix International Raceway.

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Busch wins third straight Nationwide race at Phoenix

Busch wins third straight Nationwide race at Phoenix

March 1st, 2014 10:16 pm by Associated Press

Kyle Busch became the first driver to win three straight NASCAR Nationwide Series races at Phoenix International Raceway, dominating his way through a rain-shortened race Saturday.

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Keselowski nabs pole position at Phoenix

Keselowski nabs pole position at Phoenix

February 28th, 2014 9:39 pm by JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer

Brad Keselowski earned the first Sprint Cup pole under NASCAR's new format, edging Joey Logano with a track-record top speed of 139.384 mph at Phoenix International Raceway on Friday.

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