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  1. Auto Racing GlanceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    Schedule: Today, practice , qualifying ; Saturday, practice ; Sunday, race, 1 p.m. . Fast facts: Kevin Harvick was second at Fontana after winning the previous two weeks at Las Vegas and Phoenix.

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  2. Earnhardt Jr. wins 2nd Daytona 500 a decade laterRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    NASCAR's most popular driver won the Daytona 500 for the second time, a decade after his first victory in the "Great American Race." Earnhardt snapped a 55-race winless streak Sunday night that dated to 2012.

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  3. NASCAR Weekend Preview: Hendrick Motorsports Primed For Paperclip WinRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Staff Reports, NASCAR Wire Service Heading into the eighth race of its debut 1984 season at Martinsville Speedway, Rick Hendrick was ready to shut down his fledgling All Star Racing team the next Monday. Plans changed following the race, however.

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  4. NASCAR 3 Things to Watch: Ben Kennedy in Saturday's Trucks raceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Martinsville Speedway was built in 1947, the same year that "Big Bill" France held meetings in the Ebony Lounge atop the Streamline Hotel to form NASCAR. The two entities have been locked at the hip since, with NASCAR running a Modified race at Martinsville in 1948 and a Strictly Stock, now known as Sprint Cup Series, event the following year.

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  5. Joe Gibbs' Son Being Treated For 'Brain Function' IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBS Local

    FEBRUARY 15: Team owner Joe Gibbs stands on the grid during qualifying for the 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 15, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. - Joe Gibbs Racing President J.D. Gibbs is undergoing treatment for "symptoms impacting areas of brain function," which likely stem from a head injury suffered earlier in life.

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  6. IndyCar Series Season Opens On ABC From St. PetersburgRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    With fans of the series eagerly awaiting some racing to kick off the new year, the Verizon IndyCar Series season will launch with the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg this weekend on the Florida city's picturesque street circuit. ABC will have a live telecast of the event on Sunday, March 29, with pre-race at 3 p.m. ET and the green flag at 3:37 p.m. The 110-lap race will be run on a 14-turn, 1.8-mile temporary racing circuit that includes St. Petersburg city streets as well as part of an airport.

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  7. 2015 NHRA: JFR Heads To Four-Wide Nationals Pre-Race ReleasesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    In the past three seasons no driver has enjoyed as much success at the unique NHRA Four-Wide Nationals than Robert Hight and his Auto Club team. The crewman turned driver has been one of the most dominant drivers in the category over the past decade and his two wins at zMax Dragway's premier spring event have come as a result of his two biggest strengths: focus and teamwork.

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  8. Elliott heads to Martinsville to attempt 1st Sprint Cup raceRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Herald

    Of all the places Hendrick Motorsports could have picked for Chase Elliott's first Sprint Cup Series race, the organization landed on historic Martinsville Speedway. The Virginia race track has hosted so much Hendrick success - the organization has 22 Cup wins at Martinsville - but is also a place of tremendous tragedy: In 2004, a Hendrick plane crashed en route to the track, killing all 10 on board.

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  9. John Force Racing ready for CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorsport.com

    In the past three seasons no driver has enjoyed as much success at the unique NHRA Four-Wide Nationals than Robert Hight and his Auto Club team. The crewman turned driver has been one of the most dominant drivers in the category over the past decade and his two wins at zMax Dragway's premier spring event have come as a result of his two biggest strengths: focus and teamwork.

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  10. Schrader Joins IMCA Mods At MarshalltownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | National Speed Sport News

    The popular NASCAR driver, along with top IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modified regulars from across the Midwest, chase a top prize of $1,000. The feature is a qualifying event for the Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot.

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  11. Craig Murto: Baltes was a legendary promoterRead the original story

    Wednesday | Northern Virginia Daily

    The founder of Eldora Speedway in Ohio, Baltes was perhaps the best - and most legendary - dirt track promoter in the country. After he saw a race and was impressed by the large, enthusiastic crowd, Baltes built Eldora Speedway and opened it in 1954, originally as a quarter-mile facility.

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  12. Elliott heads to Martinsville toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Naples Daily News

    Of all the places Hendrick Motorsports could have picked for Chase Elliott's first Sprint Cup Series race, the organization landed on historic Martinsville Speedway. The Virginia race track has hosted so much Hendrick success - the organization has 22 Cup wins at Martinsville - but is also a place of tremendous tragedy: In 2004, a Hendrick plane crashed en route to the track, killing all 10 on board.

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  13. 2015 NHRA: With New Chevy Look John Force Ready To Find New Roads In CharlotteRead the original story

    Wednesday | Paddock Talk

    This weekend at one of the most exciting and unique motorsports events in the country, the 6th annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMax Dragway, will begin on Friday outside of Charlotte, NC. A new look for the Chevrolet Camaro SS Funny Car driven by 16-time Funny Car champion and inaugural Four-Wide Nationals winner John Force will also be grabbing attention.

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  14. 2015 Martinsville: Chevrolet NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    Wednesday | Paddock Talk

    The marquee Rolex timepiece given to winners of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the Borg-Warner Trophy awarded to victors at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the Harley J. Earl trophy presented to the champions of the Daytona 500, are just a few examples of the coveted rewards in motorsports. However, few are more unique than the Grandfather Clock bestowed to the winners at Martinsville Speedway.

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  15. Joe Gibbs Racing president J.D. Gibbs being treated for 'brain function' issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AutoWeek

    Joe Gibbs Racing president J.D. Gibbs is undergoing treatment for "symptoms impacting areas of brain function," which likely stem from a head injury suffered earlier in life. JGR did not reveal a specific diagnosis in a statement Wednesday, but said Gibbs is undergoing treatment to manage symptoms that began with "speech and processing issues."

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  16. Martinsville to erect tire barriers for NASCAR raceRead the original story

    Wednesday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Martinsville Speedway will erect additional tire barriers in time for this weekend's NASCAR races. International Speedway Corp. said Monday the tire barriers will be installed at the end of the backstretch of the .526-mile oval.

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  17. Joe Gibbsa son being treated for a brain functiona issuesRead the original story

    Wednesday | KDWN

    Joe Gibbs Racing President J.D. Gibbs is undergoing treatment for "symptoms impacting areas of brain function," which likely stem from a head injury suffered earlier in life. JGR did not reveal a specific diagnosis in a statement Wednesday, but said Gibbs is undergoing treatment to manage symptoms that began with "speech and processing issues."

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  18. Auto Racing Package: Auto Racing GlanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Schedule: Friday, practice , qualifying ; Saturday, practice ; Sunday, race, 1 p.m. . Fast facts: Kevin Harvick was second at Fontana after winning the previous two weeks at Las Vegas and Phoenix.

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  19. 2015 Martinsville: Austin Dillon NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    Wednesday | Paddock Talk

    This Week's Cheerios Chevrolet at Martinsville Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 489 in the Martinsville 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

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  20. NASCAR at Martinsville 2015: Complete Preview and Prediction for the STP 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    Because of all the beating and banging that goes on, it's hard to pick a favorite. Sure, Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson have won eight times each at the .526-mile southern Virginia bull ring, which has hosted NASCAR races since 1949.

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