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  1. Toyota to provide 1st hydrogen-fueled pace carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Myrtle Beach Online

    A hydrogen-fueled vehicle will lead the field at a NASCAR race for the first time when a 2016 Toyota Mirai serves as the official pace car Saturday night at Richmond. The midsize sedan uses no gasoline and emits only water vapor.

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  2. Michael Annett's influences lead him from hockey to full-time ride in Sprint CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    If it's true, as self-help gurus insist, that success leaves clues, then you can follow the trail of impressive influences on Michael Annett from childhood to a Sprint Cup Series ride. Annett, 28, who drives the No.

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  3. Toyota Mirai Takes to the TrackRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Business Wire

    Mirai will pace Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond Mirai is first hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle to pace a NASCAR race The 2016 Toyota Mirai will be the first hydrogen fuel cell vehicle to pace a NASCAR race in the Toyota Owners 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night, April 25. )--Toyota today announced the 2016 Toyota Mirai, a hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle, will pace the Toyota Owners 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night, April 25. Today's approval allows the Mirai to serve as the first hydrogen-fueled vehicle to pace a NASCAR race.

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  4. Michael Waltrip to drive No. 55 at TalladegaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | CBS Atlanta

    The self-proclaimed "America's Toughest Sheriff" will return to the stand in federal court Thursday after the Arizona lawman delivered unusually meek responses to questions about why he defied a judge's... Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio dropped a bombshell in court Thursday when he said his former lawyer had hired a private investigator to look into the wife of the federal judge presiding over a contempt of court case against... Lawyers for the parents of an unarmed, black 18-year-old who was fatally shot by a white police officer in a St. Louis suburb say they plan to file a civil lawsuit Thursday against the city of Ferguson.

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  5. Toyota to debut hydrogen-powered race carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The race cars on the track in Saturday night's Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway won't be any different from those that compete each week when NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series rolls into town. But the official pace car for the season's ninth points race will be making its debut.

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  6. Former Rainbow Warrior returns to pitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    FROM THE VAULT: Gordon holds off Earnhardt for Richmond win It is Monday morning at the Hendrick Motorsports campus in Concord, North Carolina. The grounds are quiet, with many of the team's road mechanics and crew members still nestled in the comfort of their own homes, nursing the exhaustion from Sunday's rain-delayed race at Bristol Motor Speedway .

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  7. Fuel & Tires: NASCAR hits Richmond, IndyCar heads to AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Janesville Gazette

    The Sprint Cup and Xfinity Series will hit Richmond International Speedway in Richmond, Virginia this weekend for two night races. The .75-mile, D-shaped track first hosted NASCAR in 1953 and has hosted the series both in the spring and fall every year since 1959.

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  8. To race or not to race... The longest Bristol event in NASCAR historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Motorsport.com

    It took nine hours from the scheduled start time to the actual conclusion to complete the 511-lap NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Bristol. , it rained.

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  9. Tonight at 5: Nascar driver Denny Hamlin reveals his Richmond roots, Rir memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    NASCAR fans across the nation are gearing up for the Xfinity Series Toyota 250 Friday night, right here in Richmond. A driver many local fans will be rooting for this weekend is homegrown talent Denny Hamlin, who shared what it was like for him growing up on the Southside.

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  10. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    Henrico County, VA _ Traffic patterns will temporarily be altered on roads around Richmond International Raceway on Friday, April 24 and Saturday, April 25, 2014, to accommodate fans attending the NASCAR races. Motorists are advised to expect heavy traffic and delays in the area on both days, especially on Saturday before and after the race from 8 AM.

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  11. Waltrip to drive No. 55 at TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Burlington Times News

    In this Feb. 23, 2013 file photo, Michael Waltrip reacts as he gets out of his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. Michael Waltrip Racing has been fined $300,000, and general manager Ty Norris received an indefinite suspension after a NASCAR investigation into Clint Bowyer's spin at Richmond on Saturday night, Sept.

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  12. Allmendinger explains how racers save fuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Enter Article's Top Body One-one-thousand. Brian Burns, the crew chief for AJ Allmendinger , counted off the seconds, as one of his crewmen shouldered a gas can and poured the powerful Sunoco Green E15 into Allmendinger's car on pit road at Watkins Glen last summer.

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  13. #TBT: Kahne's big dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    This weekend, Kasey Kahne will head to Richmond International Raceway with his fellow NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers, many of whom hope to earn their first win of 2015. Kahne included.

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  14. Waltrip will drive No. 55 at TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Michael Waltrip will get behind the wheel of the No. 55 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota Camry for the second time this season in the GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway next Sunday, May 3 .

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  15. Inspection failures prompt policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The rate of failure while going through NASCAR's at-track inspection process is on the upswing, and officials with the sanctioning body took steps Thursday morning to address the issue. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Director Richard Buck sent a memo to each Sprint Cup Series crew chief spelling out specific penalties for situations that might arise.

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  16. Kenseth vs. Keselowski: Still hot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The rich history of altercations between Brad Keselowski and Matt Kenseth can be traced back to a clash between the pair of former Sprint Cup Series champions during a frantic finish last April at Richmond International Raceway . With Kenseth leading before the green flag waved on the final restart of the Toyota Owners 400 , friction between he and Keselowski on the final laps and after the checkered flag was drawn boiled over onto pit road, where the Team Penske driver made a bee line for the No.

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  17. Turn 4: Burning questions for RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | ESPN

    Michael Waltrip will drive the No. 55 Sprint Cup car that he co-owns in the May 3 race at Talladega Superspeedway.

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  18. Kannapolis based Tony Stewart hopes to turn his NASCAR season aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Former Cup Champion Tony Stewart admits that 2015 hasn't been the year he had hoped for so far. Stewart and his Kannapolis based team are hoping for a turnaround, and they hope it starts with this weekend's race at Richmond.

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  19. SN Power Rankings: Wild (and full) day at Bristol leads to more shakeupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Sporting News

    Bristol Motor Speedway has two unqiue nicknames. Everyone knows the .533-mile concrete track as "Thunder Valley" and lately, it's earned the nickname "The Last Great Colosseum."

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  20. Stewart admits to struggle, aims to catch teammatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Motorsport.com

    Coming off of his first top 10 finish of 2015, Smoke hopes to build on Bristol result at his favorite track Richmond this weekend. For Stewart, it was his second consecutive top 10 finish in Thunder Valley and first top 10 since the 2014 fall Martinsville event - 11 races ago.

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