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11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

Camaro Z/28.R at Vir: Down the Stretch in GS Championship Run

Chevrolet looks to extend its four-race winning streak with the new Camaro Z/28.R this weekend as the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge races for the first time in three years at Virginia International Raceway this weekend.

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Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

16 hrs ago | Easley Progress

Allmendinger stakes Chase claim with thrilling Glen win

AJ Allmendinger, right, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International on Sunday in Watkins Glen, New York.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Examiner.com

Weekend wrap-up: Gordon takes Michigan

Jeff Gordon won his third race of the season Sunday, taking the checkered flag in the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway ahead of runner-up Kevin Harvick.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Motorsport.com

NASCAR notebook: Forgettable day for Kyle Larson

It got worse when he looked at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings after the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway.

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Detroit Free Press

Harvick defends Tony Stewart, criticizes media coverage of accident

Family mourns the loss of Tony Stewart crash victi...: Family and friends mourned the moss of Kevin Ward Jr. at his funeral.

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Detroit Free Press

Kevin Harvick defends team owner Tony Stewart, criticizes media coverage of accident

Kevin Harvick delivered a second-place finish for embattled owner Tony Stewart, then some strong words during his postrace media session at Michigan International Speedway.

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Examiner.com

Jeff Gordon wins at Michigan for his third win of 2014

Jeff Gordon , driving the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, takes the checkered flag for the 45th Annual Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway , by a margin of victory of 1.413 seconds over 2nd place finisher Kevin Harvick .

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Detroit Free Press

J.J. Yeley will replace injured Ryan Truex in Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway

J.J. Yeley will replace rookie Ryan Truex in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400.

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Motorsport.com

Sauter holds off teammate in ThorSport 1-2 finish at Michigan

Johnny Sauter won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., on Saturday.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Detroit News

Younger - much younger - generation invading Sprint Cup

It seems the Sprint Cup series is getting younger and younger with rookie drivers like 22-year-old Kyle Larson in the field, and with the recent news that 20-year-old Ryan Blaney will be driving a dozen or more races for Wood Brothers Racing in 2015.

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Sporting News

Pure Michigan 400 lineup breakdown: Jeff Gordon earns back-to-back Cup poles

Gordon won his first pole of the season last week at the Watkins Glen International road course with a speed of 129.466 mph.

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Bellingham Herald

Racing restored: B.C. competition sheds light on historic cars

The B.C. Historic Motor Races hosts its 38th annual event on Saturday, Aug. 16, and Sunday, Aug. 17, at Mission Raceway Park in Mission, B.C. Travel back 40 years and one might see a world of rally-car racing that relied on a mechanic and not a computer to tune the car.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Detroit Free Press

NASCAR notes: Martin Truex Jr. using sub for qualifying as girlfriend battles cancer

Martin Truex Jr. will not practice or qualify today for Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway.

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Paddock Talk

Reaching New Heights: Kyle Busch to Make 500th Toyota NASCAR Start

No other driver has as many Toyota NASCAR starts, wins or accomplishments to his credit as driver Kyle Busch.

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Detroit News

Cruisin' with NASCAR star Kurt Busch - and his '61 'Vette

Included in their ranks this year: Kurt Busch, NASCAR star, 2004 Winston Cup champion - and muscle car collector.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Seattle Times

Father of the dead driver: ‘No reason’ for crash to happen

The father of the driver run over and killed by Tony Stewart told The Syracuse Post-Standard that "there's no reason for" the crash that led to his son's death.

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Newberry Observer

Kurt Busch enjoyed his front-row seat

Michael McDowell, driver of the #95 K-Love Ford, and Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet, were involved in an on-track incident during the Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International on Sunday.

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The Washington Post

A rarity for JTG Daugherty Racing _ the spotlight

When a beaming Brad Daugherty sat down to address the media at Watkins Glen International after AJ Allmendinger had given JTG Daugherty Racing its first Sprint Cup triumph, the former NBA star couldn't curb his enthusiasm.

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Newberry Observer

Allmendinger stakes Chase claim with thrilling Glen win

Regan Smith, driver of the #14 Rush Truck Centers/Mobil 1 Chevrolet, second from right, talks with team owner Gene Haas on the grid prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International.

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USA Today

Harvick's crew chief fined $25K

Kevin Harvick's crew chief fined $25,000 NASCAR determines No. 4 team had unapproved weight before Watkins Glen, fines Rodney Childers Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ouux7o Kevin Harvick's team was penalized for having unapproved weight in his No.

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