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Keselowski routs Richmond field for top spot in Chase

Keselowski routs Richmond field for top spot in Chase

September 6th, 2014 11:27 pm by AP

Brad Keselowski routed the field Saturday night for his fourth win of the season, a victory that gives him the top seed in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

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Time is now for making the Chase

Time is now for making the Chase

September 2nd, 2014 10:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Will desperate times call for desperate measures? It's the question with one race left in the "Countdown to the Chase" for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

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Stewart crashes in return to race track

Stewart crashes in return to race track

August 31st, 2014 11:29 pm by AP

Tony Stewart's return to the track ended a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Tony Stewart says Ward's death will affect him forever

Tony Stewart says Ward's death will affect him forever

August 29th, 2014 2:07 pm by Associated Press

Stewart said he could not answer questions about the incident - it remains under police investigation - and he left the news conference after reading a short statement.

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Stewart will return to track Sunday

Stewart will return to track Sunday

August 28th, 2014 11:17 pm by AP

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

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Tony Stewart to return to race on Sunday

Tony Stewart to return to race on Sunday

August 28th, 2014 4:46 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The three-time NASCAR champion has not raced since Aug. 9, when he hit Kevin Ward Jr. at a sprint car event in upstate New York.

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Same old, same old from Kyle Busch

Same old, same old from Kyle Busch

August 26th, 2014 10:39 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It seems every year we're told about the new, more mature Kyle Busch. At some point of every season, we see it's still the same old, same old from Kyle Busch. It happened this past weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Bristol Motor Speedway still toughest venue on the circuit

Bristol Motor Speedway still toughest venue on the circuit

August 24th, 2014 7:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With speeds now in excess of 130 mph around a half-mile oval, the g-forces are higher than they've ever been.

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Logano gets first win in Bristol

Logano gets first win in Bristol

August 23rd, 2014 11:42 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Joey Logano dove to the inside of Matt Kenseth to take the lead with 45 laps to go and then held off his Penske Racing teammate Brad Keselowski on the final lap for his third win of the season and the sixth of his career.

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Junior eliminated at BMS in leaders' tangle

Junior eliminated at BMS in leaders' tangle

August 23rd, 2014 11:37 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dale Earnhardt Jr. was eliminated from contention at Saturday's IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway in an accident not of his own making.

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