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  1. NHRAa s John Force loses veteran crew chief Jimmy Prock with two races left in seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    In a stunning turn of events, John Force announced the resignation, and immediate departure, of crew chief Jimmy Prock with two national events remaining on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Force, the 16-time Funny Car champion, is locked in the points battle with Matt Hagan heading into the Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway beginning Oct. 30. Hagan leads Force by 36 points and Courtney Force, John's daughter, by 76. Force, in a national conference call originally intended to showcase title contenders Erica Enders-Stevens and Courtney Force, said Prock's replacement will not impact the efforts by his daughter or Hight, his son-in-law.

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  2. Woman missing after Talladega Superspeedway race weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Authorities are searching for a woman who vanished while at or near the Talladega Superspeedway during last weekend's races. Theresa Benn, 42, was reported missing just before 7:30 p.m. Sunday, said Lincoln Police Department Investigator Matt Hill.

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  3. Daytona businessman's team earns IMSA prototype titleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The 2014 IMSA Tudor SportsCar Championship season got off to a rough start for Action Express Racing, but ended on an extremely high note. Joao Barbosa was behind the wheel of the No.

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  4. 2014 Martinsville II: Gray Gaulding NASCAR Truck Race PreviewRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Quick Facts: Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race: 19 of 22 - October 25th, 2014 Driver: Gray Gaulding Truck: No.20 Gemini Southern Chevrolet Silverado Owner's Point Standings: 14th Track: Martinsville Speedway Race: Kroger 200 Distance: 200 Laps / 105.2 Miles On Track Activity at Martinsville kicks off on Friday, October 24th with two practice sessions, a 50 minute practice session from 1:40pm - 2:30pm, followed by a final 85 minute practice session from 3:00pm - 4:35pm. Qualifying is scheduled for 10:15am on Saturday, October 25th, followed by the 10th annual Kroger 200 on Fox Sports 1 at 1:30pm.

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  5. Hunt BrothersA Pizza Returns as Primary Sponsor of Kevin Harvick in Four 2015 NASCAR RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Hunt BrothersA Pizza, the nation's largest brand of made-to-order pizza in the convenience store industry, is returning to the NASCAR XFINITY Series in 2015 with its sponsorship of Kevin Harvick and JR Motorsports. For the second consecutive season, Hunt Brothers Pizza will serve as primary sponsor on Harvick's No.

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  6. No. 31 car of Ryan Newman released from tech inspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stock Car Spin

    Oct 17, 2014; Talladega, AL, USA; Sprint Cup Series drivers Ryan Newman Trevor Bayne Aric Almirola during practice for the Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Mandatory Credit: Marvin Gentry-USA TODAY Sports NASCAR tech officials saw something they didn't seem to like when it came to Ryan Newman's No.

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  7. NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr. helps create concussion awarenessRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. knew immediately something was wrong during a 2012 crash at Talladega, where his car was hit hard from behind. "I don't know.

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  8. 'X Factor USA' Star Drew Ryniewicz To Perform National Anthem Prior To Dav 200Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Fans at Phoenix International Raceway will be in for a treat at the DAV 200 - Honoring America's Veterans when Drew Ryniewicz, one of the breakout stars of FOX's talent-search show "X Factor USA," performs the national anthem on stage before the start of the race. The semifinal race in the NASCAR Nationwide Series season, the DAV 200 is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 8 at 2:00 p.m. MST and will be televised live on ESPN2.

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  9. 2014 Martinsville II (Chase 7): Ryan Newman NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    This Week's Quicken Loans Chevrolet SS at Martinsville Speedway ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No. 490 on Sunday at Martinsville Speedway.

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  10. NASCAR Does not Penalize Ryan Newman's Team Following Talladega Inspection ProcessRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Motorsports 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of Motorsports as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, race reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Motorsports 101.

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  11. Sprint Cup driver Ryan Newman dodges penalty for Talladega inspectionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    The Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet was found to be too low in the rear on both sides of the car after Sunday's race. NASCAR brought it back to North Carolina for a further inspection and concluded that damage during the race was to blame.

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  12. Penske power the result of a composed car owner, team chemistry, fast race carsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    "I think when you look at the statistics, I think we've won four out of the six races in this [Chase for the Championship] bracket," he said. Brad Keselowski won last Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway to advance to the third round of the playoffs.

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  13. Newman dodges penalty for Talladega inspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    The Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet was found to be too low in the rear on both sides of the car after Sunday's race. NASCAR brought it back to North Carolina for a further inspection and concluded that damage during the race was to blame.

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  14. Newman turns focus entirely on the ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorsport.com

    Surely, there was a twinge of uncertainty after NASCAR confiscated Newman's car following the Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday night once officials discovered that the No. 31 Caterpillar Chevy measured one-eighth of an inch too low of both sides of the rear.

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  15. Speedway Motorsports, Inc. Schedules 2014 Third Quarter Earnings Conference CallRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    Marcus G. Smith, Chief Operating Officer and President, and William R. Brooks, Vice Chairman, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will discuss the company's third quarter financial and operating results for the period ended September 30, 2014. A question and answer session will follow the formal remarks.

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  16. Best in-car audio from the Geico 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    It was make-or-break time for drivers looking to make the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. These are the best in-car audio highlights from Talladega Superspeedway.

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  17. NASCAR rules on No. 31Read the original story

    Yesterday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    RELATED: Follow your picks in the Perfect Chase Grid Challenge for chance at $100,000 prize NASCAR ruled the No. 31 Chevrolet driven by Ryan Newman during the GEICO 500 on Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway has cleared post-race inspection.

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  18. Carsforsale.com, Landon Cassill, and the No. 40 Chevy SS Finish in Record Fourth Place at TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WJRT

    Landon Cassill, Hillman Racing, and the No. 40 Carsforsale.com Chevy SS finish with a career best 4th place at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 /PRNewswire/ -- Carsforsale.com , one of the Internet's largest and fastest growing online automotive inventory websites, is proud to congratulate on his career best finish piloting the No.

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  19. NASCAR: Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Pushed around in the garage, he came out fighting like a champion at Talladega Superspeedway, where his win Sunday staved off elimination and pushed him into the third round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. "There's a part of me that's come to accept that this isn't going to be easy," Keselowski said, referring to both his week and his career.

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  20. Ryan Newman avoids a costly penalty after TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Examiner.com

    After Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway Ryan Newman 's #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet was found to be too low in the rear on both sides following post-race inspection. The #31 Chevrolet was taken back to the NASCAR Research and Development Center in Concord, North Carolina for further review of the car.

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