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  1. Barbecue sauce wrestling is back at Talladega, along with 'angry weiners' and body pongRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Alabama Live

    The return of "The Big One on the Boulevard" celebration for the May 1-3 Talladega race weekend will include barbecue sauce wrestling, which was a wildly-popular event last season, and several new activities and contests. The Mardi Gras-style parade begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday on the infield of Talladega Superspeedway and features drivers Clint Bowyer, Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., Austin Dillon, Ty Dillon, Brad Keselowski, Brendon Gaughan, Ryan Blaney, Michael Waltrip, Kyle Larson and Greg Biffle.

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  2. M1 Racing's Horak Gets One Expert-Class Victory At BarberRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    The battle for the championship in the Expert class of the Pro Mazda Championship presented by Cooper Tires was a draw at Barber Motorsports Park last weekend, as M1 Racing's Jay Horak took the class victory on Saturday with his AutoEnginuity #37 but finished second to his primary rival on Sunday. Horak, from Mesa, Ariz., won the Expert class championship in 2013 driving for Dallas-based M1 Racing.

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  3. Stefanyshyn talks fire safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    NASCAR Senior Vice President of Innovation and Racing Development, Gene Stefanyshyn, talks about the quick response by track officials to the pit road fire at Richmond International Raceway and how NASCAR will evaluate fire safety moving forward.

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  4. France discusses shorter racesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Are shorter races on the horizon for NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series? NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France was asked about NASCAR's comfort with 500-mile events and the length of time it takes to complete those races during an open question-and-answer session with the Associated Press Sports Editors last week. "I think generally speaking, we want to see shorter events... not in every circumstance," France told the group, "... It's no secret that attention spans, especially with the millennial fans, are changing, and we all know that.

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  5. Photos: Racing museum opens in WilsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Journal of Commerce

    World of Speed , a museum showcasing the best of American motorsports, opened its doors Friday in Wilsonville. The 80,000-square-foot museum is housed in a former Chrysler dealership, which Siteworks Design Work on the $10 million renovation and seismic upgrade began in mid-2013 and included replacing three support columns with a 100-foot-long arched bow truss to support a new roof.

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  6. Seventh Place Finish For Hinchcliffe While Harvey Achieves Back-To-Back PodiumsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    James Hinchcliffe earned a seventh place finish after an exciting Honda Grand Prix of Alabama on Sunday afternoon. The Canadian driver is now tied for sixth in the Verizon IndyCar Series championship points.

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  7. Kenseth Wins Rain-Delayed Food City 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WOKY-AM Greenfield

    It took about nine hours and 11 extra laps but Matt Kenseth took the checkered flag in the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway. The race started nearly an hour-and-a-half late because of rain and was stopped three more times, including one delay that lasted almost four hours.

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  8. On Native GroundBLOWING Up the U.S. Economy to Score a Few Political Points is MadnessRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2011 | American Reporter

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- I'm tired of people who try to ruin the fun for everyone. I'm tired of these smug societal Puritans who can only enjoy life when they try to spoil everyone else's good time.

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  9. Cavin: IndyCar's winners and losers at BarberRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    Cavin: IndyCar's winners and losers at Barber Josef Newgarden leads the charge for those celebrating today Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1GyXuoV BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Only one IndyCar Series team went to victory lane Sunday at Barber Motorsports Park, but there were others that came away winners.

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  10. A Mini-Marathon storyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Every step in this Saturday's OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon has a story. Of inspiration.

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  11. American Ethanol Finishes 5 Years with NASCARRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Domestic Fuel

    In case you missed it - all the audio and photos from the 20th National Ethanol Conference can be found here in one place Over the weekend at Richmond International Raceway, American Ethanol and NASCAR officially celebrated five years and seven million miles of running on 15% ethanol blended Sunoco Green E15, unveiling a new paint scheme with E15 prominently located on the hood of Austin Dillon's No. 3 Chevrolet SS.

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  12. Mazda Road To Indy Race Two Report: Grand Prix Of AlabamaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    SHELBY BLACKSTOCK NO. 51 STARSTRUCK MAZDA Indy Lights rookie brought the Starstruck Mazda home in the 10th position for today's 35-lap race on the Alabama roller coaster circuit "Unfortunately, we went backwards today... seems to be how our year is going so far.

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  13. Dewar proud of growing programRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    NASCAR Chief Operating Officer Brent Dewar discusses the growth of the NASCAR Race to Green Initiative and how it has impacted the sport over the last few years.

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  14. Cavin: Newgarden grateful for help along the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indianapolis Star

    Insider: Newgarden grateful for help along the way, turns focus to 500 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama winner Josef Newgarden hopes to ride momentum into the Indianapolis 500. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1GwfmRz Josef Newgarden celebrates after winning the Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park, Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Birmingham, Ala.

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  15. Johnson rallies to score top-three finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    A disappointing qualifying effort of 36th forced Johnson to drive his No. 48 Lowe's Chevy through nearly the entire field in Sunday's rain-delayed Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway , making his third-place finish all the more dramatic -- perhaps too dramatic.

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  16. Elliott meets goal for RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    In the end, Chase Elliott finished his second Sprint Cup Series race in the same position he started - 16th -- but that doesn't truly tell the tale of his day or the high-speed education this 19-year old gained in Sunday's Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway . Elliott, who will take over the famed No.

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  17. 2015 Barber Park: IndyCar Race ResultsRead the original story

    Sunday | Paddock Talk

    By Mike Sulka On a beautiful day, CFH Racing IndyCar driver Josef Newgarden and his No. 67 Chevrolet has won a thrilling Honda Indy GP of Alabama at the Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama.

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  18. NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond postponed to today due to rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Recordpub.com

    Weather disrupted NASCAR's top series for a second consecutive week when Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series race was postponed because of persistent rain at Richmond International Raceway.

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  19. NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Rained Out For Second Week In A RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jalopnik

    Mother Nature has not been kind to NASCAR lately. After last weekend's wild rain-fueled ride, this weekend has been delayed entirely to the next day.

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  20. Motor sports: Rain postpones NASCAR race in Richmond until SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Inside Bay Area

    Weather disrupted NASCAR's top series for a second consecutive week when Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series race was postponed because of persistent rain at Richmond International Raceway. It's the first time this season the series has been unable to race because of rain, but completing last Sunday's race at Bristol Motor Speedway was a challenge.

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