Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Busch looks to add more highlights

Busch looks to add more highlights

August 22nd, 2014 7:32 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kurt Busch has already provided one of the top highlights of the 2014 Sprint Cup season on the short tracks. Now, he wants to add another highlight at Bristol Motor Speedway where he has five wins.

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Whitaker remembered as a tough competitor

Whitaker remembered as a tough competitor

August 22nd, 2014 7:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Legendary NASCAR car owner Ed Whitaker died Friday morning in Bristol. He was 76.

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Teague denied entry into Food City 300

Teague denied entry into Food City 300

August 22nd, 2014 6:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Johnson City driver Brad Teague was denied the opportunity to compete in Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway in a decision that left him and several local sponsors fuming.

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BMS Night Race up there with the best says Punch

BMS Night Race up there with the best says Punch

August 21st, 2014 10:49 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dr. Jerry Punch understands the slogan, "There's racing and then there's Bristol."

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Jones catching on quickly in Nationwide Series

Jones catching on quickly in Nationwide Series

August 21st, 2014 10:48 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Erik Jones, an 18-year-old from Michigan, is competing in Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday after making NASCAR history last season.

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Keselowski wins delayed Truck race

Keselowski wins delayed Truck race

August 21st, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Brad Keselowski passed defending race champion Kyle Busch with 75 laps to go and held off Busch's teammate Darrell Wallace Jr. in the UNOH 200. It was his first Truck Series win in 62 starts.

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Bayne still has hopes for Nationwide title

Bayne still has hopes for Nationwide title

August 21st, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Trevor Bayne is currently sixth in the Nationwide Series point standings. He trails Chase Elliott by 52 points entering tonight's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Stewart will skip Cup race

Stewart will skip Cup race

August 20th, 2014 11:10 pm by AP

Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.

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Truck race postponed

Truck race postponed

August 20th, 2014 11:06 pm by Staff Report

The UNOH 200 NASCAR Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway was postponed Wednesday night due to rain.

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Barrett wins in first start at Bristol

Barrett wins in first start at Bristol

August 20th, 2014 11:05 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tommy Barrett Jr. didn't let a little thing like a lack of experience slow him down in the Bush's Beans 150 for the NASCAR Modified Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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