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  1. Kurt Busch goes to court, calls abuse allegations a 'fabrication'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Kurt Busch has had a very busy offseason after competing in the monza Rally, 25 Hours of Thunderhill, and even the Race of Champions. Unfortunately, he now finds himself in court as an investigation into alleged domestic abuse against his ex-girlfriend continues.

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  2. MIS, Chevy, Ford, Toyota Award $40,000 To Detroit's Michigan Science CenterRead the original story

    Friday | Paddock Talk

    Michigan International Speedway, on behalf of Chevrolet, Ford and Toyota, donated $40,000 to the Michigan Science Center in Detroit on Thursday as part of the speedway's Michigan Heritage trophy. The Michigan Heritage trophy is a recognition and celebration of the automobile and its importance to the race track and the manufacturers competing in NASCAR.

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  3. Kurt Busch-Patricia Driscoll relationship at center of hearing; case now on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sporting News

    Although there was no decision rendered, Wednesday's testimony in Dover, Del., revealed the dark side in the relationship between NASCAR driver Kurt Busch and former girlfriend Patricia Driscoll . A hearing in Kent County Family Court came down to a classic case of she said/he said.

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  4. NASCAR Night of Champions Honored K&N Pro Series East & West Series Title WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | K&N Racing News

    NASCAR K&N Pro Series champions Ben Rhodes and Greg Pursley were among seven drivers honored during the Touring Series Night of Champions event in Charlotte, North Carolina Pictured from left to right Anthony Kumpen, Andy Seuss, Abraham Calderon, LP Dumoulin, Doug Coby, Ben Rhodes and Greg Pursley on the stage of the NASCAR Touring Series Night of Champions The NASCAR Touring Series Awards were held in the Crown Ballroom of the Charlotte Convention Center at the NASCAR Hall of Fame to honor seven different 2014 Champions. NASCAR president Mike Helton was in attendance to hand out the prestigious championship rings and awarded the series champion trophies.

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  5. 1996 NASCAR Winston Cup RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    In 1996, NASCAR became a big enough operation to command a New York City office, and Jeff Gordon had his best season ever on the tracks, winning 10 races. However, he was outmaneuvered for the Winston Cup, which went to fellow Chevrolet driver Terry Labonte instead.

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  6. 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    Dale Earnhardt , NASCAR's darling youngster in the early 1980s, rebounded during the 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup season from a few sluggish years after his electrifying championship as a sophomore in 1980. Earnhardt's Wrangler Jeans machine ran up front every week.

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  7. 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    In the early part of the 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup campaign, NASCAR began cracking down on teams that were stepping beyond the rules. Early in the season, such disallowed items as illegal fuel cans, unapproved fuel cells, and other ingenious "modifications" were confiscated by NASCAR officials.

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  8. 1980 NASCAR Winston Cup RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    The 1980 NASCAR Winston Cup season began with a refreshing outlook for a sport that had endured a tumultuous trek through peaks and valleys in the preceding 10 years. Through a complex, shifting panorama, NASCAR overcame innumerable obstacles in the 1970s, and emerged in 1980 with one of the most thrilling championship chases in NASCAR history, between sophomore Dale Earnhardt and veteran Cale Yarborough .

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  9. 1977 NASCAR Winston Cup RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    By 1977, the NASCAR Winston Cup organization was pulling itself out of the shackles of the post-factory days. Corporate sponsors were jumping on the bandwagon, new team owners found the NASCAR scene appealing, and a few of the surviving independent teams had beefed up their operations.

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  10. 1973 NASCAR Winston Cup RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    During the 1973 NASCAR Winston Cup season, NASCAR had not given up hope for small engines , though the lack of team sponsors prevented the sanctioning body from putting the heavily restricted big engines out to pasture. Although David Parsons enjoyed a record wrecking year in 1973, winning 10 of 15 starts on superspeedways and 11 of 18 for the season, the unsponsored team of L.G. DeWitt and Benny Parsons won a single race and took the NASCAR Winston Cup championship trophy in a significant upset.

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  11. 1958 NASCAR Grand National RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | How Stuff Works

    At the start of the 1958 NASCAR Grand National season, car manufacturers faced the Automobile Manufacturers Association 1957 ban on active participation in auto racing -- but they were itching to get back into the sport. To abide by the AMA resolution, yet still get the latest equipment into the hands of NASCAR competitors, manufacturers found they just had to be a little more discreet.

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  12. 2008 NASCAR Sprint Series RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    A Jimmie Johnson etched his name in the NASCAR record books in 2008. The 2006/2007 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion added his third consecutive title, a feat matched only by the legendary Cale Yarborough, who won three in a row in 1976-78.

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  13. Chevrolet Racing Wins 11 Championships in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Auto Channel

    December 17, 2014: Chevrolet completed one of its most successful years in its motorsports history in 2014, earning five manufacturer and six driver championships in NASCAR, IndyCar, NHRA, United SportsCar Championship and Pirelli World Challenge series. In addition, Chevrolet drivers won several noteworthy races in 2014, including the Daytona 500, Brickyard 400, IndyCar Dual in Detroit, NHRA U.S. Nationals and the 24 Hours of Daytona.

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  14. Busch says he told ex-girlfriend to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Times Leader

    Kurt Busch arrives for his protective order hearing from Patricia Driscoll at Kent County Family Court on Wednesday in Dover, Del. The attorney for Busch's ex-girlfriend has called the NASCAR driver to the witness stand to testify Wednesday in a hearing in which the woman is seeking a court order directing him to stay away from her.

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  15. Kurt Busch claims ex fabricated testimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | USA Today

    DOVER, Del. -- Patricia Driscoll, the ex-girlfriend of NASCAR driver Kurt Busch said Wednesday there had been another physical altercation with the driver before the Sept.

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  16. NHRA Pro Stock champion Erica Enders Stevens enjoys having target on her backRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | AutoWeek

    Erica Enders-Stevens joined an exclusive club this season when she won the NHRA Pro Stock drag-racing title over runner-up Jason Line. Enders-Stevens' victory at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona, Calif., on the final run of the 2014 slate was her sixth win of the season in 22 races and it earned her the championship for Chevrolet and Elite Motorsports.

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  17. Kurt Busch says he told ex-girlfriend to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | TheCourier.com

    Kurt Busch arrives for his protective order hearing from Patricia Driscoll at Kent County Family Court on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in Dover, Del.

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  18. Kurt Busch says he told exgirlfriend to leaveRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Kurt Busch testified Wednesday that he repeatedly told his ex-girlfriend to leave his motorhome the night she claims the NASCAR driver assaulted her. Busch's ex-girlfriend is seeking a court order directing him to stay away from her.

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  19. The Michigan Heritage Presented To Chevy RacingRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Paddock Talk

    The Michigan Heritage trophy is a recognition and celebration of the automobile and its importance to the race track and manufacturers competing in NASCAR. The trophy is presented to the winning manufacturer in each NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway.

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  20. Kurt Busch and then-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Daily Press & Argus

    DOVER, Del. -- Patricia Driscoll, the ex-girlfriend of NASCAR driver Kurt Busch said Wednesday there had been another physical altercation with the driver before the Sept.

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