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  1. Dale Earnhardt Jr. finally proves he's an elite driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sporting News

    When he got off to a fast start, winning two Busch Series titles in the late-90s and two Cup races as a rookie, it was because he was Earnhardt's boy and, of course, he had the best of everything. When he kept on winning and had a breakout season in 2004 with a career-high six victories, it was because Dale Earnhardt Inc. had an advantage.

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  2. NASCAR drivers meet young SW Florida fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The life of a NASCAR driver is adrenaline filled on race days and at times it can be almost as busy. Even though the nearest track is a couple of hours away from Southwest Florida, Trevor Bayne and Ryan Blaney spread the exciting news of NASCAR with even the youngest fans.

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  3. NASCAR drivers meet young SW Florida fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | NBC2 News

    The life of a NASCAR driver is adrenaline filled on race days and at times it can be almost as busy. Even though the nearest track is a couple of hours away from Southwest Florida, Trevor Bayne and Ryan Blaney spread the exciting news of NASCAR with even the youngest fans.

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  4. Bayne Earns 16th Starting Spot In Intense Qualifying Session At TalladegaRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | Paddock Talk

    The new format for knock-out qualifying at Talladega Superspeedway made for some anxious moments, but in the end, Trevor Bayne and the No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane team wound up with a solid 16th-place starting spot for Sunday's GEICO 500.

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  5. Happy Birthday Junior, Here's a CarRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Paddock Talk

    Marcus Smith, Charlotte Motor Speedway president and general manager, and Don Hawk, Speedway Motorsports, Inc. senior vice president for corporate affairs, presented Dale Earnhardt Jr. with a customized U.S. Legends Dirt Modified car, for his birthday. EARNHARDT JR.

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  6. Kristen Yeley Wins Better Half Dash; Preece Grabs Southern Slam PoleRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Paddock Talk

    Kristen Yeley, the "better half" of NASCAR driver J.J. Yeley, held off the field to win the 4th annual Better Half Dash race Thursday at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The race was supposed to be a 25-lap event but was shortened due to time constraints after a caution-filled event, ending with a green-white-checkered finish after eight laps.

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  7. Ty Dillon claims Nationwide pole at KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Ty Dillon turned in a 30.736-second/175.690 mph lap at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta on Saturday evening to claim the pole for Saturday night's VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at te track. It's his second pole of the year, but his first at Kentucky Speedway .

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  8. Roush Fenway Racing Nationwide Trio To Visit NASCAR Hall Of FameRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Paddock Talk

    Roush Fenway Racing drivers Trevor Bayne, Chris Buescher and Ryan Reed are scheduled to visit the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Wednesday, October 8, as a lead in to the NASCAR Nationwide Series event at Charlotte Motor Speedway on October 10. The trio will answer fan questions, sign autographs and race simulators against members and guests of the HOF. While at the Hall, the drivers of the No.

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  9. 2014 Charlotte II (Chase 5): Trevor Bayne NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Paddock Talk

    ADVANCE NOTES Bayne at Charlotte A Trevor Bayne makes his seventh NASCAR Nationwide Series start at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Friday evening. In six previous starts at the 1.5-mile oval, Bayne has recorded one top-five and four top-10 finishes.

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  10. Brad Keselowski, Trevor Bayne, Chris Buescher, at Speedway events WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Fresno Bee

    Four nights of activities at Charlotte Motor Speedway begin Wednesday night with a parade of haulers and a for-fun drag racing competition among NASCAR drivers and pit crew members. Wednesday's activities will be centered at the zMax Dragway, on Bruton Smith Boulevard across U.S. 29 from the speedway.

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  11. Hauler parade, for-fun drag racing on Wednesday Speedway scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Charlotte Observer

    Four nights of activities at Charlotte Motor Speedway begin Wednesday night with a parade of haulers and a for-fun drag racing competition among NASCAR drivers and pit crew members. Wednesday’s activities will be centered at the zMax Dragway, on Bruton Smith Boulevard across U.S. 29 from the speedway.

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  12. Trevor Bayne to make first Cup start with Roush-Fenway this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    Trevor Bayne has made 55 starts at the NASCAR Sprint Cup level, all for the famous Wood Brothers team, and on a part-time basis. He is the 2011 Daytona 500 champion and currently competes full-time in the Nationwide Series with Roush-Fenway Racing, where he sits sixth in points.

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  13. 2014 Kansas II: Ford NASCAR Nationwide Race QuotesRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | Paddock Talk

    RYAN BLANEY, No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang "I was just a little bit too free there that last bit.

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  14. Why the Bathurst 1000 is 'The Great Race'Read the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    In the United States, many NASCAR enthusiasts oftentimes refer to the Daytona 500 as 'The Great American Race.' Regarded as one of the most prestigious motor races in the world, it is laced with history which dates back to its first event which took place in 1959.

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  15. Ladies Of NASCAR To Compete In Fourth Annual Better Half DashRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    On Oct. 9, the ladies of NASCAR will steal the spotlight as they race Bandoleros in the fourth annual Better Half Dash, showcasing their skills before the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers battle it out for the fastest lap on Bojangles' Pole Night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The women will race U.S. Legend Cars International Bandoleros around the frontstretch quarter-mile for bragging rights and to raise money for charities such as Motor Racing Outreach and Speedway Children's Charities.

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  16. Watch: Drivers slip, slide in Turn 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Several drivers, including Trevor Bayne, find Turn 4 to be tricky at Kentucky Speedway, resulting in close calls and solo spins.

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  17. Ty Dillon claims Nationwide pole at KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Ty Dillon turned in a 30.736-second/175.690 mph lap at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta on Saturday evening to claim the pole for Saturday night's VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at te track. It's his second pole of the year, but his first at Kentucky Speedway .

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  18. Preview Kentucky Nationwide raceRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Driver debut: "I really feel up to the challenge. There are definitely some big shoes to fill in driving the No.

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  19. 'Race Around America' Captures Reed's Road TripRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    Roush Fenway Racing's Ryan Reed recently traveled from Indianapolis to Iowa as part of the latest road trip in the Walgreen's 'Race Around America'.

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  20. 2014 Bristol: Ford NASCAR Nationwide Post-Race QuotesRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang - VICTORY LANE INTERVIEW - HOW WERE YOU ABLE TO MAKE THE PASS ON KYLE BUSCH ON THAT FINAL RESTART? "First of all, I have to apologize to Kyle Larson.

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