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1 hr ago | Sporting News

The worst job in NASCAR: Driving the team hauler

One team president said that the person in charge of selling sponsorship these days has the worst job in racing because it takes several pitches over several months to land a significant deal.

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3 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

Corvette Racing At Indianapolis: Looking To Kiss The Bricks For First Time

There is no shortage of Chevrolet racing history at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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7 hrs ago | Stock Car Spin

Power Rankings Indianapolis - Fantasy Insider

Jul 3, 2014; Daytona Beach, FL, USA; NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Brad Keselowski walks thru the garage area before practice for the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway.

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11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

Camaro Z/28.R At Indianapolis: Racing With Momentum

In just its first year of competition, the Chevrolet Camaro Z/28.R is making an immediate mark in the Continental Sports Car Challenge.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

National Speed Sport News

Reed Proving Adversity Is Just A Word

When a racer is told they will never be able to race again, you instantly think that's the end of the story.

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Paddock Talk

2014 Indianapolis: Paul Menard NASCAR Nationwide Race Preview

This Week's NIBCO/Menards Chevrolet at Indianapolis Motor Speedway ... This weekend in the Indiana 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Paul Menard and the No.

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The Island Packet

NASCAR - Sprint Cup - Crown Royal 400 at the Brickyard Preview

Ky. Busch 1-62, Hamlin 63-73, Keselowski 74-78, Larson 79, Ku. Ky. Busch 1-62, Hamlin 63-73, Keselowski 74-78, Larson 79, Ku.

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National Speed Sport News

Jimmy John's Backs Harvick's Nationwide Ride

JR Motorsports announced Tuesday that Jimmy John's, the gourmet sandwich shop with more than 1,900 locations across the United States, will be the primary sponsor on Kevin Harvick's No.

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Paddock Talk

Ticket Office Hours Extended Through Labor Day Race Weekend

To better serve customers purchasing event tickets and camping spaces for the Aug. 29-31 NASCAR race weekend, the Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office has extended ticket office hours through Sunday, Aug. 31. The ticket office will be open on weekends; Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Beginning on Monday, August 11th, ... (more)

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Paddock Talk

2014 Eldora: Tyler Young NASCAR Truck Race Preview

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series visits the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio for only the second time in its 17-year history, but Tyler Young will be making his debut at NASCAR's sole dirt venue.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

KWTX

Girl, 14, Dies In Crash During Go-Kart Race In Texas

A teenage girl who died after her go-kart crashed during an autocross event near Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth was identified Monday as Kierstin Eaddy, 14, of Flower Mound.

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Examiner.com

Heading to Lucas Oil Raceway before the 2014 Brickyard 400? Check this out

Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis will be hosting the USAC Silver Crown, ARCA Racing and CRA Super Series in conjunction with the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series events at "the Brickyard," Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Examiner.com

Q&A with NASCAR's Tony Stewart

Tony Stewart wears many hats. At a three time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion he has obligations to keep.

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Motorsport.com

JRM emerges as title contender

Seven points currently separate Chase Elliott and Regan Smith in the Nationwide Series standings.

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The Detroit News

Miranda Lambert is strong as she closes out Faster Horses music fest

Miranda Lambert closed out the three-day Faster Horses country music festival at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn on Sunday night with a 75-minute set full of sass and spunk.

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4029TV.com

Rookie Elliott claims third Nationwide win

Accomplishing feats uncharacteristic for a rookie, Chase Elliott won again Saturday night, leading 85 of 200 laps en route to his third win of the season in the EnjoyIllinois.com 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway.

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National Speed Sport News

Burt Frisselle Joins Marsh Racing

Marsh Racing has announced the addition of Burt Frisselle to the team's No. 31 Whelen Engineering Corvette Daytona Prototype for the next two IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship events at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Road America in which Frisselle will co-drive with Eric Curran.

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Business Journal

GoDaddy debuts ad pairing Danica Patrick and Tony Stewart

GoDaddy's latest ad is going to be a bit racier than usual. The Scottsdale, Ariz.-based tech company debuted a commercial last week that pairs its longtime spokeswoman, race-car driver Danica Patrick, with fellow NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, reports USA Today.

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KXAN-TV Austin

14-year-old Texas girl dies in go-kart crash

A North Texas teenager has died after her go-kart crashed during an autocross event near Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.

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Arkansas Online

Names and faces

Actor Mark Ruffalo felt right at home at Chicagoland Speedway during his second NASCAR race.

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