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  1. Harvick: New Chase system is 'not about winning'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | USA Today

    Kevin Harvick doesn't subscribe to the notion that NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup is all about winning. Kevin Harvick: New Chase system is 'not about winning' Kevin Harvick doesn't subscribe to the notion that NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup is all about winning.

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  2. Fans love their trucks: Pickup truck racing all the rage in LoudonRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    Groups of brightly colored pickup trucks raced around the oval track at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in packs Friday, their jacked-up four-speed eight-cylinder engines roaring as they hit the straightaway sections.

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  3. Brennan Poole Wins ZLOOP 150 ARCA Racing Series Race at Kentucky SpeedwayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sports Media 101

    Motorsports 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of Motorsports as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, race reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Motorsports 101.

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  4. John Edwards, Trent Hindman drive BMW M3 to Contintental Tire SportsCar Challenge victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AutoWeek

    Fall-Line Motorsports rolled the dice and came up winners Friday at Circuit of The Americas, with the switch to rain tires the key to the second Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge victory of the season for John Edwards and Trent Hindman in the No. 46 Trim-Tex BMW M3.

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  5. Brad Keselowski again out front at New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Brad Keselowski is NASCAR's heavy hitter these days, taking his first career two-race winning streak into New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Keselowski has stamped himself as the early favorite to win the Sprint Cup title.

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  6. Keselowski continues his strong run with a pole win at New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Denny Hamlin once called his shot at New Hampshire, guaranteeing a win with a tweet, then following through with a mighty swing of an invisible baseball bat moments after taking the checkered flag. Brad Keselowski is taking his cuts these days as NASCAR's heavy hitter, taking his first career two-race winning streak into New Hampshire.

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  7. Wendy Venturini will be first woman to co-anchor a Sprint Cup broadcastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    On Sept. 21, she will become the first woman to co-anchor a Sprint Cup broadcast when she moves up from pit row to the booth for the Performance Racing Network at New Hampshire Motor Speedway during the Sylvania 300.

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  8. Hotter than fire, Keselowski wins pole at New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    When you're hot you're hot and no one in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series is hotter right now than Brad Keselowski . Less than a week removed from his dramatic win last Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway the 2012 NASCAR champion, and current Chase leader, put down a blistering lap of 140.598 mph to shatter the track record Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and secure the pole for Sunday's Sylvania 300.

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  9. Brad Keselowski wins pole for Sylvania 300Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boston.com

    As last week's winner at Chicagoland Speedway, Brad Keselowski enters Sunday's Sylvania 300 with no need for another victory. Keselowski's win in the Myafibstory.com 400 granted the No.

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  10. Keselowski keeps on rollingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Not only was he at the top of the chart for all three sessions, he set a new track record of 140.598 mph, 27.090-seconds in time trials. It's the eighth career Sprint Cup pole for Keselowski, his fifth pole in 2014 and the 12th race that the No.

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  11. Judge to rule on Rockingham Speedway ownership next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    LOUDON, N.H. A Richmond County Superior Court judge will hear a motion next week which, if granted, will allow The Finley Group – a managing agent for Farmers and Merchants Bank – to take "immediate and exclusive custody" of Rockingham Speedway. The Salisbury-based bank is also seeking a temporary restraining order to prevent the track's current co-owners, Andy Hillenburg and Bill Silas, from accessing the property on US 1 in Richmond County.

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  12. Ranking the Best Rivalries in the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint CupRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Racing and rivalries go together, especially when it's in NASCAR's marquee event of the season, the Chase for the Sprint Cup. This year's Chase - and, ergo, this year's Chase rivalries - will likely get more heated with each race, and definitely as each of the three elimination rounds passes by.

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  13. Four drivers attempt to claw their way up Chase standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    The familiar sports catch phrase used in the postseason now takes on a real meaning in NASCAR's new Chase for the Sprint Cup format. After the first race of the Chase last weekend at Chicagoland Speedway, there are several drivers who are in danger of seeing their Chase appearances end.

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  14. 2014 New Hampshire (Chase 2): NASCAR Sprint Cup Friday NotebookRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service Kyle Larson says he's "really close" to grabbing first Sprint Cup win LOUDON, N.H.-It may not be the expression of gratitude Jeff Gordon had in mind, but Kyle Larson knows one way he can pay Gordon back for all the kind words he's said about the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rookie. Larson would like nothing more than to whip Gordon on the race track.

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  15. 2014 New Hampshire (Chase 2) Q&A: NASCAR Sprint Cup - Aric AlmirolaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Aric Almirola, driver of the No. 43 Smithfield Ford Fusion, is looking to bounce back this weekend after finishing 41st last weekend at Chicagoland Speedway due to an engine issue.

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  16. Keselowski aiming for a third straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Keselowski's win at Chicagoland assured him that he will advance into the second round of the Chase. He currently holds a seven-point lead over Jeff Gordon, who finished second in the Chase-opener.

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  17. Brad Keselowski on a roll, leads New Hampshire practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Brad Keselowski, who leads the Sprint Cup Series standings thanks to his win in the Chase opener last Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway, paced opening practice Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Keselowski, who won at New Hampshire in July, posted a speed of 138.421 mph around the 1.058-mile oval with Jamie McMurray and Dale Earnhardt Jr. following him on the speed chart.

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  18. Ryan: Tony Stewart saga keeps NASCAR reelingRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Few things have been more telling in the Tony Stewart saga than the curious timing of some of its major events. Ryan: Tony Stewart saga keeps NASCAR reeling Few things have been more telling in the Tony Stewart saga than the curious timing of some of its major events.

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  19. Jones tops opening NCWTS practiceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Rookie driver Erik Jones paced the first of three Camping World Truck Series practices at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday morning in Loudon, New Hampshire. The Kyle Busch Motorsports driver posted a best speed of 131.925 mph on his 35th of 36 laps around the Magic Mile.

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  20. 'Pit & Paddock' is a coffee table book worthy of KickstartingRead the original story

    Thursday | AutoWeek

    Somewhere deep in Littleton, Colo. -- actually a 1500-square-foot office of automotive publisher Coterie Press -- is an incredible collection of automobilia: 61,000 racing photos from every era of motorsport, from the archives of Peter Darley , Ian Catt and William Taylor .

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