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  1. Fuel & Tires: Getting closer to NASCAR action in DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Janesville Gazette

    Matt Kenseth beats Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne to the finish line at Budweiser Duel #1 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona, Florida, in 2014. We are just over three weeks away from the NASCAR Sprint Cup's season-opening Daytona 500.

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  2. 2015 Sprint Cup Series Forecast- Casey MearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stock Car Spin

    Aug 17, 2014; Brooklyn, MI, USA; NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Casey Mears during the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports When it comes to standing up against the multi car giants of the Sprint Cup series Germain Racing has held their own nicely.

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  3. Alex Bowman joins new Sprint Cup team for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Bowman had a full-time ride with Swan Racing last year, the team that was eventually incorporated into BK Racing . He ended the year with a best finish of 13th at Daytona International Speedway in July.

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  4. Kyle Larson OK with not following his childhood hero at HendrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sporting News

    Kyle Larson has never hidden the fact that he was a huge Jeff Gordon fan growing up. He has posted on his Twitter feed photos of himself decked out in Gordon gear as a little boy.

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  5. Bowman To Drive Baldwin's No. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Speed Sport News

    Tommy Baldwin Racing has announced that Alex Bowman will drive the team's No. 7 Chevrolet SS in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for the 2015 season.

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  6. Kyle Larson unabashed about setting lofty 2015 goalsRead the original story

    Friday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    When it comes to their own on-track expectations as a new season approaches, many NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers are reluctant to reveal specific personal goals. Then there's Kyle Larson, who appeared entirely comfortable in talking about the racing milestones he expects to achieve in 2015.

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  7. Stellar 2014 solidified Jeff Gordon's decision to retireRead the original story

    Friday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Jeff Gordon and team owner Rick Hendrick shake hands during Thursday's Charlotte Motor Speedway NASCAR Media Tour. / Photo: Bob Leverone/NASCAR via Getty Images CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- For those who might think that Jeff Gordon's splendid 2014 run in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series might have tempted him to reconsider his decision to retire from full-time competition, think again.

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  8. Jeff Gordon on life beyond the race trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    Among other things, Rick Hendrick believes soon-to-retire NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon can sell corporate sponsorships, mentor younger racers, work as a spokesman and bolster social-media campaigns. Before that, Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports, told a roomful of reporters the 43-year-old Gordon should win 14 races and the season championship in 2015.

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  9. IMSA strips Wayne Taylor Racing of 3rd place in Rolex 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Jordan Taylor drives the Corvette DP through a turn during the final hours of the IMSA 24 hour auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Daytona Beach, Fla. Photo: John Raoux, AP Driver Ricky Taylor listens to his headset in his pit stall while his brother Jordan drives during the IMSA 24 hour auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Daytona Beach, Fla.

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

    Thursday | 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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  11. Chase Elliott to replace Jeff Gordon in No. 24 carRead the original story

    Thursday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Chase Elliott will replace Jeff Gordon in the No. 24 Chevrolet when the four-time NASCAR champion gives up his seat at the end of this season.

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

    Thursday | 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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  13. Chase Elliott to replace Jeff Gordon in NASCARa s Sprint CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Charlotte Observer

    NASCAR Xfinity Series and part time Sprint Cup Series driver Chase Elliott makes his way to the stage during the Hendrick Motorsports presentation at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour in Charlotte, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Elliott will replace driver Jeff Gordon in the No.

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  14. Chase Elliott to replace Jeff Gordon in NASCAR's Sprint CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Charlotte Observer

    NASCAR Xfinity Series and part time Sprint Cup Series driver Chase Elliott makes his way to the stage during the Hendrick Motorsports presentation at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour in Charlotte, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Elliott will replace driver Jeff Gordon in the No.

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

    Thursday | 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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  16. Bruce: Hendrick shows no hesitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    A week ago, Gordon announced his plans to run one more full season in NASCAR's premier Sprint Cup Series. With four championships and 92 career wins, the desire to perform at the highest level is still there, but Gordon often said he'd step down before time took its toll, and he's proven to be a man of his word once again.

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  17. Rascal Flatts Vegas Riot! the residency at Hard Rock Hotel & CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    Rascal Flatts will be headlining its first ever residency, Rascal Flatts Vegas Riot!, inside The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for nine shows from Feb 25 to March 14. Rascal Flatts will also sing the national anthem at the Kobalt 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race March 8 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Over 100,000 race fans will kick off one Nevada's largest sports event watching Rascal Flatts sing "The Star-Spangled Banner."

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  18. Chase Elliot to replace Jeff Gordon for Hendrick Motorsports in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TheCelebrityCafe

    Hendrick Motorsports announced on Thursday that Chase Elliot will replace the retiring Jeff Gordon in the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2016.

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  19. Could Jamie McMurray's next motorsports feat be the Indy 500?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Motorsport.com

    On Thursday, Chip Ganassi referred to Jamie McMurray, his long-time NASCAR driver and newest Rolex 24 winner, as the Big Game Hunter. Although McMurray joined elite company with A.J. Foyt and Mario Andretti when he won the Rolex 24 and the Daytona 500, what is missing from McMurray's resume is the Greatest Spectacle in Racing - the Indianapolis 500.

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  20. Brazilian organizers: IndyCar race canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Indianapolis Star

    Brazilian organizers say IndyCar race has been canceled Event was to be first on series' 2015 schedule Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1CEebOR IndyCar officials talk to drivers in the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 after they were directed into the pits when the race was red flagged due to debris from a Townsend Bell crash on Lap 190 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, May 25, 2014. Leaders lined up behind the pace car in lower right, are Ryan Hunter-Reay , Helio Castroneves, Marco Andretti, Carlos Munoz, Juan Pablo Montoya and Kurt Busch.

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