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  1. Is the bottom groove at Bristol getting faster?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Sporting News

    Ever since the grinding of the concrete racing surface in 2012, the top lane has been the fastest way around the .533-mile short track, but that may be changing. During qualifying runs for Sunday's Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes on Friday afternoon, Kasey Kahne moved to the bottom of the track and found speed there.

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  2. Matt Kenseth Wins Second Bristol Pole In Friday's Time TrialsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service BRISTOL, Tenn.-If history repeats itself on Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway, Matt Kenseth won't have a problem with it. The last time Kenseth won a pole at the high-banked .533-mile short track-back in 2005-he followed with a victory in the race.

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  3. 5 things to know as NASCAR heads to Bristol for race weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Alabama Live

    Kevin Harvick celebrates after winning the Kobalt 400 on Sunday, March 8, 2015, in Las Vegas. Can he win again at Bristol? In anticipation of this weekend's Food City 500 at the Bristol Motor Speedway in Tenn., here are five things you need to know from the world of NASCAR and in relation to Sunday's noon race: Busch, still recovering from a Feb. 21 crash at Daytona that left him with a broken right leg and broken left foot, said in a press conference Thursday that he anticipates being back on a track in July.

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  4. 2015 Bristol: Chevrolet NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Paddock Talk

    The next stop on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tour is Bristol Motor Speedway . Dubbed the 'World's Fastest Half-Mile' the coliseum-shaped venue is well-known for high banks, fast lap times, cramped racing conditions and hot tempers.

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  5. NSCS Recap: Johnson Makes Statement With Dover WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Polesitter Jimmie Johnson threw down the gauntlet in Sunday's AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway, but Mark Martin was up to the challenge. With his fifth victory at Dover and second at the track this year, Johnson affirmed that his No.

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  6. Kyle Busch details Daytona crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | USA Today

    Kyle Busch spoke for nearly an hour Wednesday about details of the February crash that has sidelined him for the entire NASCAR season to date. Kyle Busch details his Daytona crash for first time Kyle Busch spoke for nearly an hour Wednesday about details of the February crash that has sidelined him for the entire NASCAR season to date.

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  7. NASCAR: Previewing the Food City 500 at BristolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Isportsweb.com

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns to the .533 mile Bristol Motor Speedway, also known as "Thunder Valley" this Sunday, as the sport's heavyweights do battle in the Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes and Stand Up to Cancer. Bristol's spring race has a very special name this time around, honoring NASCAR on FOX reporter and fan favorite Steve Byrnes as he bravely fights head-and-neck cancer for the second time.

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  8. Gibbs: Jones 'on the fast track' to Cup seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Erik Jones ' first NASCAR XFINITY Series win came in the best possible way for the 18-year-old: A Texas tangle that saw the teenager outgun veterans Dale Earnhardt Jr . and Brad Keselowski .

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  9. Johnson wins Duck Commander 500 in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Jimmie Johnson took the lead with 14 laps to go and drove to the win Saturday night in the Duck Commander 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway. "We just kept plugging at it and I think the off-week was good for us to sit down and relax, reboot and come back to the track and they brought me a fast race car that was good all weekend," Johnson said.

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  10. Johnson Gets Fifth NASCAR Win In TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | CBS Local

    APRIL 11: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Pro Services Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 11, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. FORT WORTH, Texas Jimmie Johnson was still chasing Jamie McMurray and Kevin Harvick, trying to get back in front as the laps wound down at Texas Motor Speedway.

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  11. NASCAR: Takeaways from the Duck Commander 500 at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Isportsweb.com

    Jimmie Johnson rolled in to Texas Motor Speedway on Friday as the 1.5 mile venue's all-time wins leader, but the driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet had yet to take the checkered flag in the track's spring event. Johnson earned his second win of the young 2015 season by outlasting Kevin Harvick and Dale Earnhardt, Jr., capturing the lead with 14 laps to go and never relinquishing it.

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  12. 2015 SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals Sunday photo galleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | National Dragster

    Meet the Stars of the NHRA Mello Yello Series Read full bios on all the series regulars, including major accomplishments, best runs, hobbies, and more, plus team and driver Twitter account info on the social media page. NitroMall is your one-stop spot for official NHRA merchandise, products from some of the teams of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, and more.

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  13. Johnson collects fifth career victory at Texas SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Chronicle Herald

    Jimmie Johnson was still chasing Jamie McMurray and Kevin Harvick, trying to get back in front as the laps wound down at Texas Motor Speedway. "They slid up high through 3 and 4 and left the bottom wide open for me," Johnson said.

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  14. Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet hold off Kevin Harvick for NASCAR Cup win at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | AutoWeek

    Jimmie Johnson passed Kevin Harvick late and held on to the lead for his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory of the 2015 season. Jimmie Johnson passed Kevin Harvick late and held on to the lead for his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory of the 2015 season.

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  15. Duck Commander 500 photos at Texas Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | MySanAntonio.com

    Below is a collection of photos of the pre-race events and racing action at Saturday's Duck Commander 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway . All photos provided courtesy of NASCAR and Texas Motor Speedway.

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  16. Jimmie Johnson gets 5th Sprint Cup win at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Times

    Jimmie Johnson led 128 laps to get his fifth career NASCAR Sprint Cup victory at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday night. Johnson also won in November at Texas, where all four of his previous wins had been in fall races.

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  17. Johnson wins 5th NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | HeraldNet

    Jimmie Johnson was still chasing Jamie McMurray and Kevin Harvick, trying to get back in front as the laps wound down at Texas Motor Speedway. "They slid up high through 3 and 4 and left the bottom wide open for me," Johnson said.

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  18. Johnson wins in Texas agaiinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | SavannahNow

    Jimmie Johnson led 128 laps to get his fifth career NASCAR Sprint Cup victory at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday night. The runner-up finish for Harvick comes after he finished eighth in Martinsville in the last Cup race two weeks ago.

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  19. Johnson gets win at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Albany Times Union

    APRIL 11: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Pro Services Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 11, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. ORG XMIT: 544538949 FORT WORTH, TX - APRIL 11: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Pro Services Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 11, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas.

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  20. Kurt Busch on pole at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Stock Car Spin

    Apr 10, 2015; Fort Worth, TX, USA; Sprint Cup Series driver Kurt Busch celebrates after winning the pole position during qualifying for the Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Kurt Busch claimed the pole for Saturday's Duck Commander 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway near Fort worth with a 193.847 mph/27.857-second lap in the third and final round of qualifying at the track on Friday.

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