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National Guard to pull out of NASCAR, IndyCar

National Guard to pull out of NASCAR, IndyCar

August 7th, 2014 12:22 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The National Guard said Wednesday it will end its sponsorship of NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and IndyCar's Graham Rahal, but it is not clear when that goes into effect.

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Local NASCAR pioneer Layman Utsman passes away at age 81

Local NASCAR pioneer Layman Utsman passes away at age 81

August 4th, 2014 12:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

Layman Utsman, who competed in the very first Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway, passed away Sunday at the age of 81.

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Earnhardt win completes season sweep at Pocono

Earnhardt win completes season sweep at Pocono

August 3rd, 2014 4:53 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

LONG POND, Pa. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. took the lead off the final restart with three laps left and won Sunday to complete a season sweep at Pocono Raceway.

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Finchum, Long take twin LM wins at Kingsport Speedway

Finchum, Long take twin LM wins at Kingsport Speedway

August 2nd, 2014 4:54 pm by Staff Report

Twin NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Wallace Kia Late Model Stock features provided twice the excitement at Kingsport Speedway on Friday night when Chad Finchum and Adam Long both drove away with wins.

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Local racing on tap at Kingsport Speedway, Lonesome Pine Raceway

Local racing on tap at Kingsport Speedway, Lonesome Pine Raceway

July 30th, 2014 9:09 pm by Dave Ongie

After a short midsummer break, NASCAR Whelen All-American Series action will heat back up in Kingsport and Coeburn this weekend.

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Sise earns breakthrough win at The Gap

Sise earns breakthrough win at The Gap

July 28th, 2014 3:17 pm by Staff Report

Knoxville's Trevor Sise would not be denied in Saturday night's Limited Steel-Head Late Model feature at Volunteer Speedway, outdueling Jason Trammell to earn his first career feature win and the $2,000 winner's payday.

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It's 'Jeff Gordon Day' at Brickyard for record fifth time

It's 'Jeff Gordon Day' at Brickyard for record fifth time

July 27th, 2014 5:04 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

With a fifth Brickyard 400 victory on the line Sunday, Jeff Gordon looked like the driver he was 20 years ago. Gordon nailed the final restart of the race, powering past teammate Kasey Kahne to claim the win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Edwards leaving Roush at end of season

Edwards leaving Roush at end of season

July 27th, 2014 1:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Carl Edwards' 11-year run with Roush Fenway Racing will end after this NASCAR season, the team confirmed Sunday.

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Youngsters discover thrill of drag racing through family

Youngsters discover thrill of drag racing through family

July 27th, 2014 1:02 am by Dave Ongie

They say it's lonely at the top, and that certainly seemed to be the case Saturday afternoon at Bristol Dragway as eliminations continued on the final day of the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League Eastern Conference Finals.

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Harvick nabs pole for Brickyard 400

Harvick nabs pole for Brickyard 400

July 26th, 2014 4:21 pm by Associated Press

Kevin Harvick won the pole for the Brickyard 400 with a dominating qualifying run Saturday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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