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Harvick has become elite driver

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Harvick has become elite driver

April 15th, 2014 8:15 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kevin Harvick should be included on any list of the top dozen drivers in NASCAR.

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Harvick survives shootout for 1st Darlington win

Harvick survives shootout for 1st Darlington win

April 12th, 2014 11:56 pm by AP

Kevin Harvick used one of the few weekend missteps to pull out his first Darlington victory.

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Young Elliott wins 2nd straight Nationwide race

Young Elliott wins 2nd straight Nationwide race

April 11th, 2014 11:16 pm by AP

Chase Elliott passed Elliott Sadler on the final lap night to win his second straight Nationwide Series race, going from fifth to first on the final two laps Friday night.

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NASCAR owner Haas granted F1 license

NASCAR owner Haas granted F1 license

April 11th, 2014 10:05 pm by AP

NASCAR team owner Gene Haas said Friday he has been granted a license from Formula One's governing body to start a U.S.-based entry in the series, perhaps as early as next season.

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Tempers  already running hot at local tracks

Tempers already running hot at local tracks

April 8th, 2014 7:35 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The local racing season has barely started, but several of those involved are already riled up.

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Logano holds on for Sprint Cup win in Texas

Logano holds on for Sprint Cup win in Texas

April 7th, 2014 7:21 pm by AP

Joey Logano made a last-lap pass of Jeff Gordon during extra laps after a late caution Monday in a rain-delayed race at Texas, becoming the seventh different winner in as many Sprint Cup races this season.

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Chase Elliott arrives as NASCAR's next big star

Chase Elliott arrives as NASCAR's next big star

April 5th, 2014 7:20 pm by AP

Chase Elliott scored his first career Nationwide Series victory on Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway, winning in just his sixth start at NASCAR's junior varsity level.

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Melee highlights Kingsport Speedway opener

Melee highlights Kingsport Speedway opener

April 5th, 2014 7:06 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It sure didn't take long for Kingsport Speedway to live up to its nickname of the "Concrete Jungle" with a feature race which could have easily been sanctioned by the WWE as NASCAR.

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Stewart edges Keselowski for pole at Texas

Stewart edges Keselowski for pole at Texas

April 5th, 2014 7:03 pm by AP

Tony Stewart waited right until the end of the final round to attempt his lap and circled the speedway at 195.454 mph to grab the top starting spot for Sunday's race.

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Chase Elliott grabs 1st career Nationwide victory

Chase Elliott grabs 1st career Nationwide victory

April 4th, 2014 11:53 pm by AP

Chase Elliott used a strong move on the outside to pass Kevin Harvick for the lead at Texas Motor Speedway and then sailed away his first career Nationwide Series victory.

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Later date might help Bristol spring race

Later date might help Bristol spring race

April 1st, 2014 7:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's a huge weekend for local racing and with zero percent chance of rain in the forecast for Sunday, it's also a weekend when many local fans will be asking the question, "What if?"

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