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  1. Bill Elliott, Rex White lead Class of 2014 into NASCAR Hall of FameRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Bill Elliott makes his acceptance speech during the NASCAR Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the NASCAR Hall of Fame Charlotte Friday night. / Photo: Bob Leverone/NASCAR via Getty Images CHARLOTTE, N.C. - On Friday night, in a particularly moving ceremony, the NASCAR Hall of Fame welcomed one of the most significant classes since the induction of its inaugural class in 2010.

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  2. Road to NASCAR Hall of Fame wasn't always easy for Wendell ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBTV

    Wendell Scott and his two sons, Wendell Jr. and Frank, would set their goals for a race in the truck on the way to the track. They knew what bills were due on Monday, and they knew where they needed to finish to have enough money to pay them.

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  3. Action Express salvages top-10 finishes in Rolex 24 at DaytonaRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Charlotte Observer

    The Action Express Racing No. 5 Chevrolet Corvette Daytona Prototype driven by Joao Barbosa, Sebastien Bourdais and Christian Fittipaldi races to a second-place finish in the Jan. Despite problems with both Action Express Racing entries in the Rolex 24-hour race at Daytona, the two-car team rebounded for a pair of top-10 finishes, and team manager Gary Nelson said only a few tweaks should be necessary before the March 21 Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring.

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  4. What we learned on the 2015 NASCAR media tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Day four highlights from the 2015 NASCAR Media Tour sponsored by Technocom and hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway, Thursday Jan. 29, 2015 The 2015 version of the annual NASCAR media tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway, wrapped up Thursday. The four days consist of regimented hours filled with visits from the many of the teams NASCAR fans will cheer for on Sunday during the NASCAR season that starts in just a few short weeks, For over three decades journalists from all over the world have descended on Charlotte ready to get the season started.

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  5. Roush-Fenway Racing hopes changes bring successRead the original story

    Yesterday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Before the first engine is fired and the first lap is run in a new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, it's customary for every organization represented on the Charlotte Motor Speedway NASCAR Media Tour to tout its chances and explain why the current year will be better than the last one. In the case of Roush-Fenway Racing, the optimistic tone appears to be more than mere lip service.

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  6. Owner makes bold prediction for CGRRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Play: NASCAR Fantasy Live CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Fresh off of his Rolex 24 at Daytona win, 2014 Sunoco Rookie of the Year Kyle Larson appeared on Thursday at the Charlotte Media Tour presented by Technocom to discuss his gains from his rookie season and what's prepared him to make the 2015 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field. In 2014, while fans and media were buzzing about the return of the No.

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  7. Not Bad For A DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hot Rod Magazine

    For the debut race of Project SLM we chose to run the Circle City 100, an ARCA/CRA Super Series race held in conjunction with the ARCA Racing Series event at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. The Circle City 100 is part of the Brickyard 400 weekend in Indy that consists of not just Super Late Model racing and ARCA racing but NASCAR as well.

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  8. Team Penske hopes to take final step to NASCAR Sprint Cup title in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AutoWeek

    While other NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams have made substantive offseason changes to correct perceived performance flaws, the watchwords at Team Penske are "status quo." As the organization's drivers, crew chiefs and executives gathered on stage for a group photo on Wednesday at the Charlotte Convention Center during the Charlotte Motor Speedway NASCAR media tour no one thought to ask "What's wrong with this picture?" "The first thing that came to mind when I sat up here was how sorry I felt for the photographers, because it's the same exact picture you took last year," Keselowski said.

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  9. McGee: King Richard happy againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | ESPN

    The NASCAR Hall of Fame, located in the building adjacent to this week's NASCAR preseason media tour, is packed with photos of that smile, beaming its way through 200 Victory Lanes. But for too many years that smile has been forced as the legend has pushed through tragedy, both personal and professional.

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  10. US Air Force Returns To Iconic No 43 For The 2015 SeasonRead the original story

    Thursday | Paddock Talk

    Following a breakout year by the No. 43 team, including a historic win in the Coke Zero 400, the U.S. Air Force will once again join Richard Petty Motorsports and the iconic No.

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  11. Team Penske Aims For Consistency, Roush Fenway's Youth MovementRead the original story

    Thursday | Paddock Talk

    Team Penske didn't need to show off to the crowd on the third day of the 33rd Annual Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour presented by Technocom, but they did anyway. A packed press room was shown a video recapping Team Penske's 2014 season that included 22 wins overall, 11 of them coming in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

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  12. NASCAR Media Tour: Roush-FenwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    With Carl Edwards departure to Joe Gibbs, Roush Fenway's 3-driver Cup lineup for this year, veteran Greg Biffle and two younger drivers, 3rd-year Cup driver Ricky Stenhouse, Junior and rookie Trevor Bayne. Greg Biffle reflected "We're used to seeing our cars in the top 5, in the top 8 at mile-and-a-halfs, Michigan, two-mile tracks.

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  13. NASCAR driver Joey Logano looks to take championship step with teammate Brad KeselowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WBTV

    The 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup season had just about everything for Team Penske drivers Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano: Victories, controversy and more victories. "We had some great wins, some tough racing, both cars right down to the end there as far as the Chase," Penske founder and chairman Roger Penske said Wednesday at the NASCAR media tour at the Charlotte Convention Center.

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  14. Trevor Bayne looks to recapture Daytona 500 magic carpet rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Trevor Bayne speaks to the media during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Jan. 28. Trevor Bayne speaks to the media during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Jan. 28. He won the Daytona 500 in 2011 as a 20-year-old. Youngest winner in the history of the Great American Race.

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  15. Hornish Jr. looks to build at growing RPMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Play: NASCAR Fantasy Live CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- With its first Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup appearance behind it, a new, decorated driver in tow and the dust settling on a massive race shop relocation, it's obvious that Richard Petty Motorsports is in the midst of a progressive transformation. The team, which saw Aric Almirola pick up his first career premier series victory last July at Daytona International Speedway to vault the No.

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  16. Biffle ready to leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Play: NASCAR Fantasy Live CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- For all the change that Roush Fenway Racing has undergone entering the 2015 NASCAR season, Greg Biffle remains the organization's constant, a cornerstone driver who first started his career with team owner Jack Roush in the Camping World Truck Series in 1998. But with the team firmly in rebuilding mode after its recent slide toward substandard performance, Biffle shed light on just how close he came to following the path of two prominent former teammates out the door.

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  17. GoDaddy pulls Super Bowl ad starring puppy, Danica PatrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stock Car Spin

    Nov 16, 2014; Homestead, FL, USA; Sprint Cup Series driver Danica Patrick before the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Nov 16, 2014; Homestead, FL, USA; Sprint Cup Series driver Danica Patrick before the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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  18. Richard Petty Motorsports committed to running Hornish Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Sam Hornish Jr. speaks to the media during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Photo: Chuck Burton, AP Richard Petty speaks to the media during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015.

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  19. 2015 Nascar Q&a: Jack Roush, Steve NewmarkRead the original story

    Wednesday | Paddock Talk

    The Roush Fenway Racing contingent kicked off Ford Wednesday at the 2015 Charlotte Media Tour with drivers from the NASCAR XFINITY and Sprint Cup series' on hand, as well as organizational leaders Steve Newmark and Jack Roush. Below is a transcript of the formal portion of Wednesday's program.

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  20. 2015 NASCAR: Wednesday Media Tour NotebookRead the original story

    Wednesday | Paddock Talk

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service Will major changes mean renewed success for Roush Fenway Racing? CHARLOTTE, N.C.-Before the first engine is fired and the first lap is run in a new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, it's customary for every organization represented on the Charlotte Motor Speedway NASCAR Media Tour to tout its chances and explain why the current year will be better than the last one. In the case of Roush Fenway Racing, the optimistic tone appears to be more than mere lip service.

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