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29 min ago | Sports Media 101

Indianapolis Entry List Will Add Friday Drama

Motorsports 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of Motorsports as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Paddock Talk

Ben Rhodes Races To A Third-Place Finish At Columbus Motor Speedway

After starting sixth, the NASCAR Next driver was able to wheel the No. 41 Alpha Energy Solutions Chevrolet with Turner Scott Motorsports to a third-place finish.

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Motorsport.com

Burt Frisselle standing in for injured Boris Said at 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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NewsOK.com

RTA could close disconnect between teams, NASCAR

There is no clearer example of the disconnect between NASCAR and its teams then the fight earlier this year over the procedures to cool cars down during qualifying.

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Paddock Talk

2014 Eldora: Kyle Larson NASCAR Truck Race Preview

Target Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Larson will return to a dirt track this week when he once again competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Mudsummer Classic at Eldora Speedway.

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The Times

Texas teen dies in go-kart accident

FORT WORTH, Texas -- A Flower Mound girl died Sunday after her go-kart crashed outside Texas Motor Speedway.

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Business Journal

GoDaddy debuts ad pairing Danica Patrick and Tony Stewart

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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Paddock Talk

SRT Motorsports Victorious In Race Two Pirelli World Challenge At...

SRTA Motorsports and Canadian driver Kuno Wittmer climbed to the top spot on the podium with their victory in race two of the SCCA Pirelli World Challenge on the streets of Toronto, Ont., Canada's Exhibition Place on Sunday.

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INAUTONEWS

Chevrolet SS pace car unveiled

Chevrolet has officially unveiled the new SS pace car, for a motorsport event over-seas, which has a horribly long name.

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BleacherReport

Why Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano Form NASCAR's Best 1-2 Punch Right Now

Both are locks to make the reformatted and expanded 16-driver Chase for the Sprint Cup, and both stand a good chance of reaching the final four-driver, winner-take-all season finale race together at Homestead-Miami Speedway in November.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

BleacherReport

Why Winning Sometimes Isn't the Most Important Part of NASCAR Racing

At a time when auto racing is struggling to prove value and attract new sponsors , race teams have to show that they can do more than produce a race-winning 200 mph billboard .

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USA Today

Indy Speedway mourns death of actor James Garner

Indianapolis Motor Speedway mourns death of Garner The actor who died Saturday drove Indianapolis 500 pace car three times.

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The Miami Herald

Indianapolis Motor Speedway mourns death of Garner

The 86-year-old actor who led the 500 fields in 1975, 1977 and 1985 was found dead of natural causes at his Los Angeles home on Saturday.

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Examiner.com

Atlanta Motor Speedway Week 10 Show and Shine results

While the O'Reilly Auto Parts Friday night drag racing schedule was cancelled for the second consecutive week due to inclement weather at Atlanta Motor Speedway , the Show - N - Shine part of the summer series was held and judging was completed.

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Paddock Talk

Townley Takes Menards Pole At Chicagoland For Tonight's ARCA Ansell ActivArmr150

John Wes Townley became the third Venturini Motorsports driver of the season to win a Menards Pole Award presented by Ansell and will start up front for tonight's Ansell ActivArmr 150 at Chicagoland Speedway.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

Brian Scott wins $100,000

After his Coors Light Pole qualifying run early Saturday, Brian Scott celebrated with family by hoisting his gleeful 3-year-old daughter over his head before posing for photos.

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Merced Sun-Star

Mitchell gets 1st career ARCA win

The 19-year-old Mitchell finished second in four of the previous six races, but he passed Justin Boston for the lead with five laps to go and was never challenged the rest of the way.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Scott on pole for Nationwide race at Chicagoland

Brian Scott will start on the pole for Saturday night's 300-mile Nationwide Series race after posting the quickest lap in qualifying at Chicagoland Speedway.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Paddock Talk

Character Counts! to Join Brett Moffitt and Jay Robinson Racing

Jay Robinson Racing announced today that CHARACTER COUNTS!A , a character-building initiative of the Josephson Institute, will be the primary partner of the No.

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NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

Stewart makes return to sprint car racing

Sign up for RaceView today Nearly a year after breaking his leg in a sprint car accident, Tony Stewart made his return to a winged sprint on Friday at Tri-City Motor Speedway in Auburn, Michigan, according to WNEM-TV in Saginaw, Michigan.

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